Anne W. Kamau
Former Brookings Expert
Anne W. Kamau was an Africa research fellow in the Africa Growth Initiative. Her work focused on macroeconomics, banking and finance, macro modelling and forecasting.
Pan-African banking leads to greater economic activity by facilitating credit and investment. African economies are growing so strongly today compared to Europe and North America thanks to enhanced financial services.
[South Sudan has] lost almost all their revenues at a time they need all the revenues they can get. You cannot build with that kind of mentality. Managing an economy is totally different than a war.