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Management and Economic Development in sub-Saharan Africa

Theoretical and Applied Perspectives

by John, O. Okpara

  • 67 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Adonis & Abbey Publishers Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics,
  • Investment & securities,
  • Personnel & human resources management,
  • Business & Economics / Development & Growth,
  • Business & Economics : Human Resources & Personnel Management,
  • Business & Economics : Investments & Securities - General,
  • Development - Business Development,
  • Human Resources & Personnel Management,
  • Investments & Securities - General,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8775072M
    ISBN 101905068859
    ISBN 109781905068852

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This chapter appraises sub-Saharan Africa's development experience in the post‐independence era. The evidence indicates that the experience has been varied and episodic. Since the beginning of the twenty-first century, the region has become one of the fastest growing in the world, but structural transformation remains elusive as growth is propelled principally by.

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It has often been argued that Africa in general, and Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in particular, is ‘different’ and that it therefore requires ‘exceptional’ solutions to its development problems.

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Africa's future, Africa's challenge: early childhood care and development in Sub-Saharan Africa (English) Abstract. This book seeks to achieve a balance, describing challenges that are being faced as well as developments that are by: Sub-Saharan Africa Learning What Works. Africa is the world's poorest continent.

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What are the possibilities and policies for Africa to reduce poverty and achieve sustained, rapid economic. Recent projections indicate that several Sub-Saharan African countries will experience robust economic growth over the next five years.

Byaround one-third of the region’s economies will have grown at an average annual rate of 5 percent or higher since Author: Brahima Coulibaly.

Sub-Saharan Africa Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Growth This paper provides a comprehensive review of financial development in sub-Saharan Africa Building on a chapter in the April Regional Economic Outlook for sub-Saharan Africa, this paper provides an up-to-date panorama of various facets of File Size: 2MB.

Abstract Regional integration in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is crucial for its further economic development and, more importantly, its structural transformation away from agriculture towards higher value-added activities, such as manufacturing and by: 6.

Pastoral Rangelands in Sub-Saharan Africa: Strategies for Sustainable Development Lusigi, W. J.; Buursink, John () The Sahel Operational Review (SOR) seeks to accelerate the transfer of lessons learned in natural resource management from ongoing Bank projects to the design of new Bank projects.

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Issues in development management in sub-Saharan Africa. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, ©. The study explores the relationship between transportation infrastructure and economic development in sub-Saharan Africa.

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