ICRI strives to be a leading Centre in promoting economic research in sub-Saharan Africa and Globally. The approach to economic analysis is more informed by the practical challenges experienced in developing countries. This program focuses on the following areas:

  1. Financial Inclusion and poverty reduction

  2. Economic growth and Economic Governance

  3. Social and Political Governance

Research under this program applies multiple methodological approaches to enhance a deeper understanding of the economic challenges facing developing countries.