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By Emmanuel Akyeampong,Robert H. Bates,Nathan Nunn,James Robinson

This edited quantity addresses the basis motives of Africa's chronic poverty via an research of its longue durée background. It interrogates the African earlier via ailment and demography, associations and governance, African economies and the effect of the export slave alternate, colonialism, Africa on the earth economic climate, and culture's impression on accumulation and funding. numerous of the chapters take a comparative standpoint, putting Africa's advancements apart different international styles. The readership for this ebook spans from the educated lay reader with an curiosity in Africa, lecturers and undergraduate and graduate scholars, coverage makers, and people within the improvement world.

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