Post-Apartheid Southern Africa

Post-Apartheid Southern Africa

by Lennart Petersson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415161843

ISBN-13: 9780415161848

Pub. Date: 01/29/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This volume brings together some of the best-known and highly-regarded academics in the field to present a timely and comprehensive review of the prospects for economic integration and development in Southern Africa, and to analyse alternative strategies and policies for the future. It presents in-depth country-specific studies of Botswana, Lesotho, Mauritius,

Overview

This volume brings together some of the best-known and highly-regarded academics in the field to present a timely and comprehensive review of the prospects for economic integration and development in Southern Africa, and to analyse alternative strategies and policies for the future. It presents in-depth country-specific studies of Botswana, Lesotho, Mauritius, Mozambique and Tanzania, and has wide appeal to both policy makers and academics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415161848
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/29/1998
Series:
Routledge Studies in Development Economics Series
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.88(d)
Lexile:
1530L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

List of tablesvii
List of figuresix
List of contributorsxi
List of acronymsxiii
Prefacexvii
1Introduction1
Part ISouth African transition
2The post-apartheid economy, and after?21
3Changing patterns of inequality in the South African labour market44
4South African trade and industrial policy in a regional context64
Part IIRegional studies
5Trade integration and economic development: some Southern African issues89
6Regional integration and cereal trade107
7The dynamic role of micro and small enterprises in Southern Africa125
8Is Southern Africa ready for regional monetary integration?145
9Structural adjustment and tradables: a comparative study of Zambia and Zimbabwe171
10Labour market policies and outcomes in post-independence Zimbabwe: lessons for South Africa201
Part IIICountry studies
11The impact on Botswana's economic prospects of the ending of apartheid227
12Localization and integration between unequal partners: policy implications for Lesotho239
13Trade liberalisation in Mauritius: efficiency gains and labour market effects267
14Mozambique: macroeconomic performance and critical development issues288
15Debt relief and structural adjustment in Tanzania311
Index329

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