For the past 20 years, Junior Davis has worked as a professional economist both in research and consultancy. He holds a doctorate in economics from Imperial College, University of London and has taught at the Universities of London, Greenwich, the University of Edinburgh's Scottish Doctoral Program, and Heriot-Watt University. He joined UNCTAD’s Africa and Least Developed Countries Division in March 2008. Dr. Davis is currently the Chief of the Africa Section of the UNCTAD Africa and Least Developed Countries Division which is responsible for producing the Economic Development in Africa Report. Prior to joining UNCTAD, he served on the staff of the UK Department for International Development (DFID) as an Economic Policy Advisor.
Africa’s services sector holds tremendous economic promise. It contributes almost half of the continent’s output, and a number of African countries have emerged as services-oriented economies. Indeed, growth in services has been vibrant in Africa, at more than twice the...Read More...
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Director, Centre for African Entrepreneurship and Leadership (CAEL) at University of Wolverhampton, UK
Professor of International Business at Offenburg University
Former President of the United Republic of Tanzania
Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa
Director of International Records Management Trust