Category Archives: Economic Policy

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Illicit Financial Flows from Africa

The billions that got away: Stop the Bleeding – Campaign to End Illicit Financial Flows from Africa Africa: The billions that got away.  eBook. TrustAfrica / Mail & Guardian Africa….

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Africa Progress Report 2015: Power, People, Planet

Africa Progress Report 2015: Power, People, Planet. Africa Progress Panel. Press Release: Boost investment in Africa’s energy for a triple win for people, power and planet, Annan report urges. Africa Progress Panel. May…

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Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency

Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency October 29, 2014 Download (PDF) Overview Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency, a World Bank Group flagship publication, is the 12th in a series of…

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African Transformation Report

The African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET). The 2014 African Transformation Report draws on the ACET’s research program of country, sector, and thematic studies to look systematically at transformation as a broad framework…

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Doing Business 2014: Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises

Doing Business 2014: Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises. The World Bank Group. Overview Doing Business 2014: Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises assesses regulations affecting domestic firms in 189 economies…

Foresight Africa: Top Priorities for the Continent in 2013

Africa starts 2013 with hope and optimism. Africa has dropped its mantle as a “doomed continent” and has weathered several global economic crises fairly well. Today, the continent is a…

Structural Adjustment Programmes Worked in Africa – World Bank

BY LAMBERT MBOM, 7 MAY 2013 INTERVIEW Chief Economist of the World Bank’s Africa division, Shantanayan Devarajan, speaking to Think Africa Press, credits ‘Africa Rising’ in part to World Bank…

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Sub-Saharan Africa Builds Momentum in Multi-speed World

By Juan Trevino and Masafumi Yabara IMF African Department May 10, 2013 Continued robust growth in sub-Saharan Africa conditional on policy choices Region’s economic performance still subject to downside risks…