Afolabi Emmanuel Olowookere is the Head, Economic Research and Policy Management Division of Securities and Exchange Commission, Nigeria.
He was a Research Economist at the World Bank, Head, Economic Research at Financial Derivatives Company, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for Econometrics and Allied Research, Department of Economics, University of Ibadan and an Associate Lecturer.
Afolabi holds a Doctoral Degree in Economics from the University of Ibadan under the African Economic Research Consortium’s sponsored Collaborative Ph.D. Programme (CPP) in Sub-Saharan Africa.
He has consulted for various international and local institutions. He is a research fellow at the Centre for Trade and Development and a member of NESG Faculty of Economists.
He has several publications to his credit, ranging from articles published in peer-reviewed journals, chapter in books, conference papers, among others.