Think tank

African Economic Research Consortium

AERC

Nairobi, Kenya

African Economic Research Consortium, established in 1988, is a premier capacity building institution in the advancement of research and training to inform economic policies in sub-Saharan Africa

Contact details

Website:
www.aercafrica.org

Address:
P.O. Box 62882 Nairobi-Kenya

Country:
Kenya

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1988
Age (years)
African Economic Research Consortium
 34
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: A Consortium
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Njuguna Ndung'u (Prof.)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Njuguna Ndung'u (Prof.)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Prof. Lemma Senbet
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
African Economic Research Consortium
 35
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 89
2020
African Economic Research Consortium
 35
% Female staff
2020
African Economic Research Consortium
 60%
Kenya average
 17%
Global average
 18%
% Female researchers
2021
African Economic Research Consortium
 30%
Kenya average
 14%
Global average
 16%
2020
African Economic Research Consortium
 30%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
African Economic Research Consortium
 600
Kenya average
 62
Global average
 33
2019
African Economic Research Consortium
 500

Social

Likes (2021)
African Economic Research Consortium
 16,448
Kenya average
 16,913
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
African Economic Research Consortium
 13,454
Twitter
Followers (2021)
African Economic Research Consortium
 5,220
Kenya average
 12,005
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
African Economic Research Consortium
 3,338
Followers (2018)
African Economic Research Consortium
 2,189
Subscribers (2021)
African Economic Research Consortium
 230
Kenya average
 1,767
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
African Economic Research Consortium
 159
LinkedIn
Followers (2019)
African Economic Research Consortium
 26,939
Kenya average
 14,279
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 17/05/2021
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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