The think tank for information and understanding of the African economy...

The Young Economists' Circle for Africa (YECA) comprises researchers in economics, finance professionals and recent graduates in applied economics who are passionate about the field. Our aim is to provide comprehensive analysis to aid decision-making and deepen understanding of the economy in Africa. YECA's team is located across various nations in Africa, Europe and America.

Our mission

From the very beginning, our only mission is to organize scientific debates around topics related to socio-economic development in Africa, and more generally in developing countries.

Our goals

- democratize the economy in order to facilitate understanding for all

- contribute to the battle of ideas, be a crucible of ideas

- make innovative public policy recommendations

- support the decision-making process with factual analyses

- socio-economic impact assessment of public policies