Selma Tuemumunu Karuaihe
The special issue focused on topics in environmental and resource economics that originated
from the inaugural conference of the African Association of Environmental and Resource
Economists (AFAERE), held on 2-4 August 2021. The conference (https://afaere.org/inaugural-conference/) was held virtually at the peak of the global health pandemic of Covid-19 in 2021. It attracted scholars and keynote speakers from across the globe.