Economic Outlook

With Africa’s population set to triple by 2050, modernising local economies will be vital to make the continent more competitive and to increase people’s living standards.


Economic Outlook Chapters 1-5

Theme Chapters 6-8

Press release

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The launch of the African Economic Outlook 2015 takes place 25th May at the Annual Meetings of AfDB...

All full-length country notes of the African Economic Outlook 2014 are now available as a collection...

By participating more effectively in the global production of goods and services, Africa can...