Session Eight

Dr Babafemi Oyewole speaker at CAPE VI 2016
16 Mar 2016
15:45 - 17:00
Dr Babafemi Oyewole
Prof Chijioke Nwaozuzu

Session Eight

Session Eight: Roundtable discussion: Economic policy options and safeguards against volatile world commodity prices

Session Focus: This interactive roundtable discussion will revolve around the uncertainty of the future global commodity prices, the need for more policy options and what needs to be implemented to safeguard against a downturn in trade and growth in this volatile industry

  • Macroeconomic policies and instruments to reduce import bills
  • Domestic economic growth
  • Fiscal policy developments and aims

Speakers:

  • His Excellency, Mahaman Laouan Gaya, Executive Secretary, APPA
  • Prof Chijioke Nwaozuzu, Deputy Director, Emerald Energy Institute
  • Dr Babafemi Oyewole, Founder and Managing Director, Energy Synergy Partners and ex-Executive Director of APPA Fund