Wednesday, April 20, 2019
ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA — Amelga, LLC announces Ermyas Amelga’s debut book Ethiopia: Tipping Point, available worldwide at Amazon.com.
“Ethiopia is at a critical juncture in terms of where it is heading as a political entity, an economy, and a people. The risks and the stakes have never been higher and may even rise to the level of existentialism.” – Ermyas Amelga
Written from a jail cell in Ethiopia, Ethiopia: Tipping Point, examines the current economic state of the nation and offers a glimpse into the mind of its author, Ermyas Amelga.
About the Author
Ermyas Amelga is an Ethiopian economist and entrepreneur. Ermyas was born in Ethiopia and left the country in the 1970s, to pursue his education in the United States.
During his time in the States, Ermyas earned an M.B.A. degree in Finance from Boston University, an M.A. degree in International Economics from Boston University, Graduate School of Economics, and a B.A. degree in Economics and Political Science from Amherst College in 1980. He spent 12 years as an investment banker in the United States before he returned to Ethiopia in 1996, where he went on to open a myriad of companies including Highland Springs Mineral Water, Zemen Bank, and Access Real Estate.