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Stephen O'Connell

Professor of Economics

Stephen O'Connell


Areas of Expertise

  • Political economy of Africa
  • International trade
  • Economic policy in developing countries
  • Monetary policy & foreign aide


In the News

  • Econofact Podcast - "COVID-19 and Developing Economies"
  • Econofact - "What the U.S. Gains From its Development Aid to Sub-Saharan Africa"
  • Econofact - "Unintended Consequences of an International Abortion Policy"


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Policy Center for the New South: Interview : Stephen O'Connell, Chief Economist, USAID

USAID Frontiers: Why Should We Care About Equality