EPRC Highlights

EPRC, UDB Sign Partnership Pact

Uganda Development Bank (UDB) and Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) have signed a strategic partnership pact to work together on...
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EPRC Young Researchers Win STAAARS+ 2022 Fellowship

Three Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) young researchers are winners of the 2022 Structural Transformation of Africa-Asia Agriculture and Rural...
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Is Uganda caught up in a public debt safety trap?

Uganda could experience further fiscal deficits and public debt increases that will undermine her fiscal potential. The fiscal deficit, a...
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EPRC Researcher Wins Analyst Forecast of the Year 2021 Award

Corti Paul Lakuma, the EPRC Research Fellow and Head of Macro Department, is the overall best Uganda economics analyst forecaster...
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How the EAC Can Position Itself to Leverage the World Market Dividends

In April, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) formally joined the East African Community (EAC), eliciting hope that trade within...
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The Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) is Uganda’s leading think tank in economics and development policy oriented research and policy analysis.

The Economic Policy Research Centre was established in 1993 as an autonomous not-for-profit organization limited by guarantee to fill fundamental voids in economics research, policy analysis, and capacity building for effective in-country contributions to Uganda’s policy processes.

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