ASE receives endorsements by development specialists and distinguished scholars.
Dr. David Arellano-Gault, Provost at CIDE (Mexico)
"We at CIDE are very glad to participate in this promising new relationship with ASE. We would like to learn more from the ASE experience and to strengthen our linkages with African schools, students and colleagues."
Dr. Paul Collier, Professor of Economics, Director for the Centre for the Study of African Economies at The University of Oxford
"Besides being a very distinguished economist, [Dr. Leonard Wantchekon] has a lot of practical experience on the ground... he has pioneered a lot of engagement with policy makers."
Dr. Shanta Devarajan, World Bank Chief Economist for Africa
"The ASE is uniquely poised at this point to help bolster that stock of well-trained economists who will then take the continent to the next level."
Dr. Makhtar Diop, World Bank Vice President for Africa
"This is the real thing...It is a great initiative...You can count on my full support."
Financial Times – FT.COM features the life and work of Prof. Leonard Wantchekon This weekend's edition of Financial Times carried a feature article on ASE Founder Leonard Wantchekon. Click here to read the article.
Urgent Update on Student Applications Part I: It has come to our attention that many potential applicants are having technical difficulties with the online application. If this is the case,...
Leonard Wantchekon Inducted to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences Professor Leonard Wantchekon was inducted into the American Academy of Arts & Sciences 233rd Class of Members in a ceremony on October 12. "The Induction...
ASE Recognized as a Center of Excellence by the World Bank The ASE and its research center, IREEP, in partnership with the Institute of Mathematics and Physics (IMSP) is one of the 15 recipients of the World...
IERPE Presents African School of Economics in Lomé and Bamako In an effort to recruit a highly qualified and diverse student body for the African School of Economics (ASE), staff members of the Institute of Empirical...