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economist , consultant

Peter Kiko Kimuyu, Kenyan economist, consultant. Grantee German Academy Exchange Service, Nairobi, 1975, British Council, London, 1983.

Background

Kimuyu, Peter Kiko was born on January 17, 1950 in Kilungu, Machakos, Kenya. Son of Daniel Kiko and Iliya (Katuta) Kimuyu.

Education

Bachelor of Education, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1975. Master of Arts, University Nairobi, Kenya, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Nairobi, 1989.

Master of Science, University Surrey, Guildford, England, 1985.

Career

Assistant lecturer University Nairobi, 1978-1981, lecturer, 1981-1991, senior lecturer, 1991-1996, head of economics Kenya, 1991-1994, associate professor, since 1996. Senior fellow Institute for Policy Analysis and Research, since 1996. Consultant African Development Bank, Kenya, 1992, United States Aid's Market Reform, Kenya, 1994.

Coordinator Wold Bank's Regional Program for Enterprise Development in Kenya, 1993-1996. Member economic management team, Government of Kenya, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (book) Policy and Rural Development: Two Communities in East Africa, 1994. Contributor articles to Journal African Economics, Energy Policy, Transformation.

Membership

Board member Step Magazine, 1990-1994. Board education Kilungu (Kenya) Secondary School, 1992-1994. Commissioner African Institute for Science Research and Development, Nairobi, since 1992.

Vice chairman elders' court Nairobi Baptist Church, 1994-1995. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Society for International Development, Kenya Economic Association (treasurer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, swimming, walking.

Connections

Married Margaret Itumbi Kilonzo, August 27, 1977. Children: Daniel Makau, Faith Mbithe, Paul Mumo.

father:
Daniel Kiko Kimuyu

mother:
Iliya (Katuta) Kimuyu

spouse:
Margaret Itumbi Kilonzo

child:
Daniel Makau Kimuyu

child:
Faith Mbithe Kimuyu

child:
Paul Mumo Kimuyu