Mardigian Library
Ask a QuestionMy Library Account
Search Library Catalog - Books, DVDs & More
Limit to available
More Searches
Limit results to available items
Find more results:
Search MelCat
More Information
The political economy of Africa / edited by Vishnu Padayachee
London ; New York : Routledge, c2010
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HC800 .P638 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject Africa -- Economic policy
Africa -- Economic conditions
Physical Description xviii, 435 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Contents The African tragedy: international and national roots / Peter Lawrence -- The social context of African economic growth 1960-2008 / Bill Freund -- From the political economy of development to development economics: implications for Africa / Ben Fine -- Agro-pessimism, capitalism and agrarian change: trajectories and contradictions in sub-Saharan Africa / Carlos Oya -- The political economy of taxation and resource mobilization in sub-Saharan Africa / Jonathan Di John -- Africa's revolving door: external borrowing and capital flight in sub-Saharan Africa / Léonce Ndikumana, James K. Boyce -- Democratising social welfare in Africa / Stephen Devereux, Francie Lund -- Aid, development and the state in Africa / Carlos Oya, Nicolas Pons-Vignon -- Employment, poverty and inclusive development in Africa: policy choices in the context of widespread informality / James Heintz -- Street trading in Africa: demographic trends, planning and trader organisation / Caroline Skinner -- Africa and the 'second new economy': how can Africa benefit from ICTs for a sustainable socio-economic development? / Nicolas Pejout -- Agricultural policy in Africa: renewal or status quo?: a spotlight on Kenya and Senegal / Ward Anseeuw -- Industrialisation, state intervention and the demise of manufacturing development in Mozambique / Alex Warren-Rodriguez -- Local democracy, clientelism and the (re)politicisation of urban governance: reflections from Johannesburg Stories / Claire Bénit-Gbaffou -- Many conflicts, one peace: Congo's economy and global security / Zoë Marriage -- Mbimbos Zvipamuzis and 'primitive accumulation' in Zimbabwe's violent mineral economy: crisis, chaos and the state / David Moore, Showers Mawowa -- Good governance and growth in Africa: what can we learn from Tanzania? / Hazel Gray, Mushtaq Khan -- Management of the CFA franc in West Africa: from an imposed extroversion to chosen extroversion? / Kako Nubukpo -- Africa's urban revolution and the informal economy / Keith Hart -- Impacts and challenges of a growing relationship between China and sub-Saharan Africa / Raphael Kaplinsky, Dorothy McCormick, Mike Morris -- South Africa in Africa: from national capitalism to regional integration / Keith Hart, Vishnu Padayachee
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Alternate Author Padayachee, Vishnu

Mardigian Library, 4901 Evergreen Rd.
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491 313-593-5400 fax 313-593-5561
The Regents of the University of Michigan | Non-Discrimination Policy
Copyright © The University of Michigan - Dearborn • 4901 Evergreen Road • Dearborn, Michigan 48128 • 313-593-5000
The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor | The University of Michigan - Flint | SITEMAP | DIRECTORY | CONTACT