Emmanuel Buadi Mensah

PhD fellow

Research group(s):
3. Economic Development, Innovation, Governance and Institutions
1. The Economics of Knowledge and Innovation
5. Innovation Systems Indicators and Policy

Emmanuel is a PhD fellow in Economics and Governance at the United Nations University and Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT). Before joining UNU-MERIT, Emmanuel worked at IMANI Center for Policy and Education as Economist/Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist.  At IMANI, Emmanuel worked on major projects for World Bank, OSIWA, AfDB, Agricultural Development Bank and developed the IMANIFESTO framework: A political performance assessment model. His expertise is in Development Economics with a focus on the long run technological transformation of developing countries. His doctoral research is on Premature Deindustrialization and Structural Transformation in Africa.




Selected publications by Emmanuel Buadi Mensah


UNU-MERIT