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Understanding Rwanda’s Agribusiness and Manufacturing Sectors

This book comes after the 50th anniversary of Rwanda’s Independence and provides the first ever comprehensive overview of firms in Continue reading

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Economic Challenges and Policy Issues in Early Twenty-First-Century Sierra Leone

At independence in 1961, Sierra Leone was a severely underdeveloped country. During the celebrations of their fiftieth anniversary, Sierra Leoneans reflected on Continue reading

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An Enterprise Map of Ghana

Ghana’s economy has grown rapidly over the past decade, and the goal of becoming a middle-income country in the fairly near future now seems attainable. The likely contribution of the oil sector Continue reading

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An Enterprise Map of Tanzania

In the first decade of the new millennium, Tanzania’s gross domestic product doubled in real terms, making it one of the handful of sub-Saharan economies that have shown strong and sustained growth in recent years. Continue reading

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An Enterprise Map of Zambia

Over the first decade of the new millennium, Zambia’s real GDP rose by 80%. Much of this rise came from the mining sector, but a substantial fraction came from the manufacturing sector Continue reading

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An Enterprise Map of Ethiopia

This book describes the history and current capabilities of Ethiopia’s leading industrial companies (agribusiness, manufacturing and construction), focusing on 50 key large and mid-size firms. The motivation for the study is to help Continue reading

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