Post-Conflict Economies in Africa

Post-Conflict Economies in Africa

by P. Collier
     
 

This volume brings together a collection of papers which review the wide-ranging issues arising out of post-conflict economies in Africa. Case studies drawing on experiences from West, Central and Southern Africa, illuminate and complement the thematic overview. Extensive analysis illustrates the policies and strategies available for the reconstruction and

Overview

This volume brings together a collection of papers which review the wide-ranging issues arising out of post-conflict economies in Africa. Case studies drawing on experiences from West, Central and Southern Africa, illuminate and complement the thematic overview. Extensive analysis illustrates the policies and strategies available for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of post-conflict African economies to establish sustainable political, social and financial institutions which promote stability, growth and equity and reduce the risks of conflict recurring.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403943460
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
03/16/2005
Series:
International Economic Association Series, #140
Edition description:
2005
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Meet the Author

Paul Collier is Professor of Economics and Director of the Centre for the Study of African Economics at Oxford University. He is also Professor Associate at CERDI, Universit‚ d'Auvergne and Fellow of the CEPR, London.

Augustin Kwasi Fosu is currently the the Senior Policy Advisor/Chief Economist of the Economic Commission for Africa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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