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EMEA webinar report: “Remittances, labour markets and digitalisation in Africa and Middle East: What to expect post COVID-19” – 2 July 2020

The webinar discussed the challenges and opportunities from declining remittances, the potential of reforming labour markets in the wake of digitalization in Africa and the Middle East.

Moderator(s):
Prof. Rym Ayadi, President, Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) and Professor CASS Business School, London

Speaker(s):
Ralph Chami,Assistant Director, International Monetary Fund and member of EMEA Advisory Board
Dilip Ratha,Lead Economist, World Bank
Ekkehard Ernst, Chief Macroeconomist, International Labour Organization

Discussant(s):
Cinzia Alcidi, Senior Research Fellow and Head of Economic Policy Unit, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) and Member of EMEA Executive Board

The webinar was organised by the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA) and took place on Thursday 2 July at 15:00 CET on Zoom.