Kone, Youssouf

Title
Mr.
Gender
Male
Primary email address
Secondary email address
Country of Citizenship
Current country of residence
Current Cohort
2011 Member
Membership Status
Active
Position
Regional Integration Coordinator
Main duties in the current work
undertakes trade policy related analytical work; assists with trade policy formulation, negotiation and implementation; provides briefing material and research papers on relevant EU/ACP and WTO/GATT implementation issues; and contributes to capacity building through transfer of skills to officials
Organization
African Development Bank
Phone (Office)
(225)20317409 +257 22 259 717
Phone (Mobile)
+257 22 25 80 40
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Fields of Specialization (Please, check at most three fields.)
Economic Modeling
Food Policy Analysis
Poverty Measurement and Analysis
Research interest
<p><span itemprop="description">agricultural policies, international trade policies, economic analysis of poverty, economic development, CGE models, trade and environment, climate changes, West and East Africa. &nbsp;</span></p>
Month
April
Year
2011
First name
Youssouf
Last name
Kone
Bachelor's degree
BA
Department
Economics
University
the University of Bouake
Backup for biography
<p>Youssouf Kone is a Trade Policy Analyst at the Commonwealth Secretariat &quot;Hub and Spokes&quot; project, posted within the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism. In this position, Kone undertakes trade policy related analytical work; assists with trade policy formulation, negotiation and implementation; provides briefing material and research papers on relevant EU/ACP and WTO/GATT implementation issues; and contributes to capacity building through transfer of skills to officials. Before joining the Commonwealth Secretariat &quot;Hub and Spokes&quot; project, Kone worked for UNDP Cote d&#39;Ivoire, the World Bank Institute, and University of Bouake. He holds a&nbsp;B.A. and an&nbsp;M.A.&nbsp;in Economics from the University of Bouake. His research interests include agricultural policies, international trade policies, economic analysis of poverty, economic development, CGE models, trade and environment, climate changes, West and East Africa.</p>
Biography generated from the system
Mr. Youssouf Kone is a citizen of Côte D&#039;Ivoire. He has been an AGRODEP member since April, 2011. At the present, Youssouf is a Regional Integration Coordinator at the African Development Bank. In this position, Youssouf undertakes trade policy related analytical work; assists with trade policy formulation, negotiation and implementation; provides briefing material and research papers on relevant EU/ACP and WTO/GATT implementation issues; and contributes to capacity building through transfer of skills to officials. Before joining African Development Bank, Youssouf worked for . He holds a BA in Economics from the University of Bouake, a MA in Economics from the University of Bouake, and a in from . He is specialized in Economic Modeling. He is interested in &lt;p&gt;&lt;span itemprop=&quot;description&quot;&gt;agricultural policies, international trade policies, economic analysis of poverty, economic development, CGE models, trade and environment, climate changes, West and East Africa. &amp;nbsp;&lt;/span&gt;&lt;/p&gt;
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Master's degree
MA
Department
Economics
University
the University of Bouake
City
Abidjan
Country
Street name and number
COCODY ANGRE II PLATEAUX
City
Abidjan
Country
2011 Participation rate
0.67
2012 Participation rate
0.50

Youssouf Kone has been an AGRODEP member since April 2011. Kone is currently a Regional Integration Coordinator for the African Development Bank. He was previously a Trade Policy Analyst at the Commonwealth Secretariat "Hub and Spokes" project, posted within the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism in Burundi. Before joining the Commonwealth Secretariat "Hub and Spokes" project, Kone worked for UNDP Cote d'Ivoire, the World Bank Institute, and University of Bouake. He holds a B.A. and an M.A. in Economics from the University of Bouake. His research interests include agricultural policies, international trade policies, economic analysis of poverty, economic development, CGE models, trade and environment, climate changes, West and East Africa.