Paul Collier discusses Africa's post-COVID path to prosperity at the UCL Economics Conference

Paul Collier delivered a talk on the social, political and economic issues prevalent in African economies at the UCL Economics Conference 2020, hosted by The Economist's Society. He highlighted how collective memory made Africa resilient to the pandemic, while stressing the importance of economic interdependence on Africa's path to productivity and prosperity. He also discussed the role that development finance institutions will play in promoting pioneering firms within the continent.