SOAS University of London

Centre of African Studies

Industrial Parks in Ethiopia

Lindsay Whitfield (Roskilde University)

Date: 15 December 2017Time: 7:00 PM

Finishes: 15 December 2017Time: 8:30 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Room B102

Type of Event: Seminar

Dr Lindsay Whitfield is Associate Professor in the Department of Social Sciences and Business, Roskilde University, Denmark, and Leader of the Center of African Economies. She is author and editor of several books on African politics and economies, including The Politics of African Industrial Policy: A comparative perspective (CUP, 2015). She is currently joint editor of the journal African Affairs, and is leading the research project ‘African-owned firms building capabilities in global value chains’ ( This talk will focus on the development of Industrial Parks in Ethiopia, their work force, and potential contributions to regional and national economic development.

Speaker: Lindsay Whitfield (Roskilde University)

Secure your place here: /industrial-parks-in-ethiopia- tickets-40106922886

Contact email: