Answer by Rory Young:
I think the most well known and fascinating African economist (yes I am definitely biased too because she is a fellow Zambian) is.
She is the author of the New York Times bestsellers: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is a Better Way For Africa (2009) and . Her new book is .
She holds a Doctorate (D.Phil.) in Economics from St Anthony’s College, Oxford.
She earned a(M.P.A.) from Harvard University’s
She also earned an M.B.A. in Finance and Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Chemistry from American University in Washington D.C.
In 2009, Moyo was honoured by theas one of its .
In 2009named Moyo as one of the world’s 100 most influential people.
In September 2009 Moyo was featured in‘s power list of 20 remarkable visionaries.
She is a contributor to The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times as well as numerous other publications.
She has appeared as a guest on numerous networks including CNN.
She is also well known to be a very kind, decent and generous person.