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  • “Africa’s Prospects,” To be presented to the Economic Club of Indianapolis, Nov 14, 2014.
  • “Combating Corruption in Africa,” Institute of Chartered Accountants, Malawi, Sept 19, 2014.


  •  “Why Africa Remains Poor,” Public Lecture, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, Feb 27, 2014.
  •  “Advancing the Cause of Liberty,” Address to International Students for Liberty, Grand Hyatt, Feb 15, 2014, Washington, DC.  Dr. Ayittey was named Students For Liberty’s Alumnus of the Year at the 2014 International Students For Liberty Conference and served as the conference’s opening keynote speaker. Click here for more.
  • Interview on BBC, “World Service,” Africa’s Growth Prospects,: Dec 9, 2013.
  • Television Appearance on “Straight Talk Africa,” VOA Program, regarding Ghana’s Elections, Dec 3, 2012
  • “Addressing Poverty in Africa – Principles and Pitfalls,” Hillsdale College, Nov 16, 2013
  • Television Appearance on “Straight Talk Africa,” VOA Program, on the Mali crisis, Nov 13, 2013
  • Press Conference on The State of Ghana’s Economy,” Accra, Nov 7, 2013.
  • Keynote Speech, Ghana Summit organized by The Economist magazine in Accra, Oct 29, 2013
  • Global Exchange: BBC Colloquium at the University of Paris-Dauphine, Paris, Oct 25, 2013.
  • “African Land Grab,” Testimony before Committee on Foreign Relations, US Congress, April 13, 2013.
  • “Africa Rising – Hype or Reality?” Lecture to the Economic Club of Kansas City, April 11, 2013.