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Africa and the World Economy: A Focus on Capital — An Overview

Augustin Kwasi Fosu, Pramila Krishnan and Leonce Ndikumana.

in Journal of African Economies

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

Capital — physical, human or financial — is a vital factor in the growth and development of African economies, especially within the setting of the global economy. The present article...

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Africa in the Global Economy. Richard E. Mshomba. Lynne Rienner Publishers, xvi + 245 pp. ISBN 1‐55587‐718‐4

Bruce F. Johnston.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

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African American Children and Childhood

Robin Bernstein.

in Childhood Studies

P ublished online March 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Development Studies. 10457 words.

The historical study of African American childhood faces significant challenges. Very young children—babies and toddlers—do not write, so they do not record their experiences in diaries or...

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<i>African Economic Development</i> Emmanuel Nnadozie (ed.) Academic Press, 2003

Yaye Sakho.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

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African Growth: Why a ‘Big Push’?

Paul Collier.

in Journal of African Economies

December 2006; p ublished online December 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 8242 words.

Over the past 40 years Africa has stagnated while other developing countries have grasped growth opportunities. This process of divergence has turned Africa into the poorest region. Africa...

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African Regional Agreements: Impact on Trade with or without Currency Unions

Céline Carrère.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

The aim of this paper is (i) to assess the impact of regional agreements on members’ trade in Sub-Saharan Africa (intra-regional trade as well as trade with the rest of the world),...

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Africa's Exodus: Capital Flight and the Brain Drain as Portfolio Decisions

Paul Collier, Anke Hoeffler and Catherine Pattillo.

in Journal of African Economies

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

We build a data set on financial and human capital flight for 48 countries for the period 1970–98 and analyse capital flight as a portfolio choice. Financial capital flight is measured as...

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Africa's Resurgence and International Migration: An Overview

Olu Ajakaiye, Robert E.B. Lucas and Joseph T. Karugia.

in Journal of African Economies

December 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 6994 words.

In this issue, geography, market integration and institutions are identified as the fundamental constraints on Africa's future prosperity. It is pointed out that, in line with the...

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Africa's Role in Multilateral Trade Negotiations: Past and Future

Zhen Kun Wang and L. Alan Winters.

in Journal of African Economies

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

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Africa's Stalled Development: International Causes and Cures. David K. Leonard and Scott Straus. Boulder CO: Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2003. 159 pp. ISBN 1‐58826‐140‐9

Anke Hoeffler.

in Journal of African Economies

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Economic Development; African Studies. 0 words.

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