Dr Alexis Habiyaremye
Alexis Habiyaremye is a Senior Researcher seconded to the office of the South Africain Research Chair (SARChI) in Industrial Development, School of Economics of the University of Johannesburg. He holds a PhD in Economics and Policy Studies of Technical Change from the United Nations University/Maastricht University (UNU-MERIT). Before joining The University of Johannesburg, he worked for the Inclusive Economic Development division of the Human Sciences Research Council as a senior research specialist. His research interests include the effects of Sino-African trade and investments on manufacturing productivity, African natural resources and East-West geostrategic rivalry, export diversification and technological learning. His published work on these topics include articles and book chapters on resource for infrastructure in the Sino-African trade, growth impact of infrastructure in sub-Saharan African countries, Turkey’s engagement with Africa, US Africom and Sino-African trade, etc.