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5th, Feb 2016
Professional Development Series Resumes at ASE with a Session by Mrs. Elke Erlecke (Konrad Adenauer Foundation)

The first professional seminar of the semester was held on Friday, January 29th. ASE students welcomed Mrs. Elke Erlecke, a…

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13th, Jan 2016
IREEP Collects Data for a Research on The Impacts of Land Formalization in Benin

ASE’s Institute for Empirical Research in Political Economy (IREEP) participated in data collection for a study on the impacts of…

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6th, Jan 2016
ASE Launches a Major Policy Engagement Initiative

Two weeks after the ending of the Summer Institute for Economic Research (SIER), the African School of Economics has organized…

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17th, Dec 2015
Policy Forum Session Starts at SIER 2015

The third session of the Summer Institute for Economic Research (SIER) started today with a roundtable on Education. Session III,…

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14th, Dec 2015
SIER 2015: Second Week Starts in Grand Popo

The Summer Institute for Economic Research (SIER) Session 2 (Research Conference) started today in Ganna Hotel at Grand Popo. This…

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11th, Dec 2015
SIER: Week one concludes with a record of participation

Today concluded the first week of the Summer Institute for Empirical Research (SIER) at ASE. Over 50 participants have attended…

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9th, Dec 2015
ASE MBA Students among laureates at the Global Entrepreneurship Week Award, organised by the US Embassy in Benin

A team of MBA students from African School of Economics is among the winners at the Global entrepreneurship week Award…

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7th, Dec 2015
SIER 2015 Kicks Off at ASE

The Summer Institute for Economic Research (SIER) kicked off today at ASE with a session lead by Abhit Bhandari, a…

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30th, Nov 2015
Professional Development Seminar by Patrice Adegbola (Center for Agricultural Research, Benin)

. On November 24, 2015, ASE welcomed Mr. Patrice Adegbola, Agriculture Economist at the Center for Agricultural Research (Benin), to…

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10th, Nov 2015
Do Remittances Spur Economic Growth? Evidence from Developing Countries. Academic Research Seminar by Jude Eggoh (University of Angers)

Picture: Prof. Jude Eggoh (center) with a group of ASE students On Oct 3, 2015, ASE welcomed Professor Jude Eggoh from…

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9th, Nov 2015
Professional Development Seminar by Roy Lindsey, Ron Carlon and Cyrille S. Ogun

Picture (from left to right): Cyrille S. Ogun (in grey), Roy Lindsey (in beige) and Ron Carlon (in blue) met…

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6th, Nov 2015
Professional Development Seminar on International Trade by Carmelo Hounsounou (Damco, Maersk Group)

On October 30th, 2015, ASE students, faculty, and staff welcomed Carmelo Hounsounou at the weekly Professional Development Seminar. Hounsounou is…

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6th, Nov 2015
English Presentation Club resumes at ASE

On November 5th, 2015, many ASE students convened for this year’s launch of the English Presentation Club, a completely student-led…

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30th, Oct 2015
The Impact of Competition on the Price of Wireless Communications Services. Academic Research Seminar by Georges Vivien Houngbonon (Paris School of Economics)

Photo: Prof. Georges Vivien Houngbonon (center) with a group of ASE students   On October 27th, 2015, Visiting Professor Georges Vivien…

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27th, Oct 2015
ASE plays its first official football match

On Saturday, October 24th, ASE’s football team played its first official match against Calavi’s team. Unfortunately, the game resulted in…

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20th, Oct 2015
Path and Experience of a Statistician. Professional Development Seminar by Ibnou Dieng (Africa Rice)

Picture: Dr. Ibnou Dieng (left) and Prof. Markus Olapade before the seminar ASE students welcomed last October 9th Dr. Ibnou Dieng,…

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16th, Oct 2015
Financial Crises in Developing Countries: Origins, Specificities, and Resolution. Academic Research Seminar by Sam Aguey (ASE)

Professor Sam Aguey presented his paper titled “Financial Crises in Developing Countries: Origins, Specificities, and Resolution” for the weekly Academic…

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12th, Oct 2015
ASE Advisory Board Member Angus Deaton Nobel Prize of Economics 2015

The African School of Economics congratulates Advisory Board Member Angus Deaton on winning the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics. British-born…

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9th, Oct 2015
ASE is Hiring for 5 Afrobarometer Positions

ASE is currently searching qualified individuals for the following positions: Afrobarometer Communications Coordinator: Francophone West Africa Afrobarometer Francophone Sampling Assistant Afrobarometer…

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5th, Oct 2015
Executive Education Program Kicks off at ASE with the Certificate in Impact Evaluation

On October 2nd 2015, ASE Faculty, staff and participants of the Executive Education courses gathered to celebrate the launch of…

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2nd, Oct 2015
ASE launches Yoruba Language and Literature Intensive Summer Course

From June 20 to July 31, 2016, ASE’s Institute for African Studies (IAS) will offer a six-week Intensive Summer Course…

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2nd, Oct 2015
First Professional Development Seminar of the Academic Year 2015-16

On September 18th 2015, ASE held its first Professional Development Seminar of the new academic year, an initiative involving weekly…

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7th, Sep 2015
ASE Academic Year 2015-2016 Opening Ceremony

Picture (from left to right): Interim Dean David Gbaguidi; ASE Founder and President, Leonard Wantchekon; Manager of Academic Affairs Clementina…

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26th, Aug 2015
Matthew A. Abata and Guy-Vanie Miakonkana Join ASE

The African School of Economics (ASE) is proud to announce the recruitment of Professors Matthew A. Abata and Guy-vanie Miakonkana,…

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18th, Aug 2015
Pre-academic Year Courses Start at ASE (Summer Camp)

On Monday August 10, classes resumed at ASE as the School launched its pre-academic year English course (Summer Camp). This…

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12th, Aug 2015
The 2015 Afrobarometer Summer School Concludes

On Friday August 7, the 2015 Afrobarometer Summer School closed its doors in a ceremony hosted by the Majestic Hotel…

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3rd, Aug 2015
Afrobarometer Summer School Finishes Week Two

The second week of the Afrobarometer Summer School was special because of many insightful sessions. Participants were introduced to courses…

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27th, Jul 2015
Kagba Kousse joins ASE as Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

Dr. Kagba Kousse has joined ASE at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance and will be teaching elective…

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24th, Jul 2015
ASE Hosts Afrobarometer Summer School 2015

On Monday July 20 took place the launch of the 2015 Afrobarometer Summer School, which is being hosted by the…

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