Black History Month x Discover Economics


Discover Economics is holding their next Black History Month event on 10 October 2023, 14:00 – 15:00 BST.

Join this live event and inspire Year 9-13 students with a range of economists plus they have the opportunity to get their questions answered. Register here.


The speakers are:

Lotanna Emediegwu

Lotanna Emediegwu is a senior lecturer in economics at Manchester Metropolitan University. His research interests include environmental economics, development, and applied economics. He is also the co-leader of the Applied Economics Knowledge Platform. Listen to him on our ‘How did i get here?’


David Afikuyomi

David Afikuyomi is currently studying a PhD on cryptocurrencies at the University of Bristol. He previously worked as the Editor in Chief of a Nigerian economic publication called Stears Business, and also worked as an economist at the UK’s Department for International Trade. He is passionate about how economic polices affects the world.


Anu Adenuga

Anu Adenuga is a Technology Consultant and founder of Black Girl Money. She completed her undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Buckingham and post graduate degree in Management of information Systems and Digital Innovation from the London school of Economics.

She is passionate about promoting financial understanding in young women and an avid advocate for increasing diversity in technology and finance.


If you have any questions or queries then please contact discovereconadmin@res.org.uk.

Register your place here: Black History Month x Discover Economics Tickets, Tue 10 Oct 2023 at 14:00 | Eventbrite