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Benaiah Yongo-Bure

Associate Professor of Social Science

Education

PhD from Dalhousie University, Canada

Courses Taught

ECON 201:  Economic Principles

SSCI 201:  Introduction to the Social Sciences

ECON 352:  International Economics

Peer Reviewed Publications

"South Sudan Priority Development Programmes, Projects, and Policies.” In Samson S. Wassara, (ed.), THE POST-REFERENDUM SUDAN: National and Regional Questions, (Dakar:  The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA), 2012 - forthcoming)).

“Southern Sudan: Monetary and Financial Policies, and the Case for a Separate Currency.” In Samson S. Wassara, (ed.), THE POST-REFERENDUM SUDAN: National and Regional Questions,( Dakar: CODESRIA, 2012 -forthcoming).

 “A Two-Track Strategy for Viable Development in Africa.” In Bessie House-Soremekun and Toyin Falola, (eds.), Rethinking Economic Development in the Context of Globalization and Sustainable Development in Africa, (Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2011), pp. 69-87.

 “Marginalization and War: From the South to Darfur”. In Salah M. Hassan and Carina E. Ray (eds.), Darfur and the Crisis of Governance in Sudan: A Critical Reader, (Cornell University Press, 2009), pp. 68-83.

Online Publications

“Developing Southern Sudan”, The New Sudan Vision, Part I: Saturday, July 10, 2010; Part II: Tuesday, July 13, 2010.

Presentations in International Conferences

“South Sudan: Its Neighbors and Development”, The 31th Sudan Studies Annual Conference, Phoenix, May 18-20, 2012.

“Regional Development Poles and Self-Sustaining Development in Africa,” AFRICA AND THE CHALLENGES OF THE TWENTY FIRST CENTURY, 13th CODESRIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY, Rabat, Morocco, December 5-9, 2011.

“The Economics of Intellectual Capital and Development in South Sudan: Pre- and Post- Independence Period”, African Studies Association 54th Annual Conference, Washington, D. C., November 17-20, 2011.

 “Background to Sudan’s Foreign Debt: Who is to pay it?” The 30th Sudan Studies Annual Conference, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, May 13-15, 2011.

South Sudan Priority Development Programs, Projects, and Policies”, Post-Referendum Sudan and the East and Horn of Africa Regions International Workshop Organized by The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA,) United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), &  Africa Research and Resource Forum (ARRF), Nairobi, Kenya, Feb. 28 - March 1, 2011.

“Southern Sudan: Monetary and Financial Policies, and the Case for a Separate Currency.” Post-Referendum Sudan and the East and Horn of Africa Regions International Workshop, CODESRTRIA, UNECA, & ARRF, Nairobi, Kenya, Post-Referendum Sudan and the East and Horn of Africa Regions International Workshop Feb. 28- March 1, 2011.

 “Economic Viability of Southern Sudan as a Separate Country”, African Studies Association 54th Annual Conference, San Francisco, November 18-21, 2010.

 "Immediate Post-Referendum Programs for Southern Sudan", The 29th Sudan Studies Annual Conference, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, May 28 – 30, 2010.

 “The Comprehensive Peace Agreement: From its Conception to the End-game”, 9th International Sudan Studies Conference, University of South Africa, Pretoria, (November 24-29, 2009).

 “Language and Education in Southern Sudan," Sudan Studies Association 28th Annual Conference, East Lansing, Michigan State University, (May, 22-24, 2009).

NB:  Invited and participated in an international conference in Nairobi on Implications of North African Uprisings for Sub-Sahara Africa., April 2-3, 2012, Nairobi, Kenya. Organized by Inter-Africa Group (IGA).

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