Dr. Stephen KARINGI

Director, Regional Integration and Trade Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Director, Regional Integration and Trade Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. Former: Senior Analyst and Head of the Macroeconomics Division, Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA); Lecturer in Economics, Egerton University. Honors: Recipient of the 2013 Alan A. Powell Award. Recent publications include: Quantifying Illicit Financial Flows from Africa through trade-mispricing and assessing their incidence on African economies, a book chapter entitled "Towards a Continental Free Trade Area in Africa: a CGE Modelling Assessment with a Focus on Agriculture", The EU Development Strategy at a Crossroads: Finding Working Synergies between International Trade and Poverty Reduction, and The Impact of Trade Facilitation Mechanisms on Export Competitiveness.

Dr. Stephen KARINGI is speaking at the following session