By Doctor Tim Kelsall
Drawing on various well timed case experiences - together with Rwanda, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Ghana - this provocative e-book presents an intensive new idea of the political and institutional stipulations required for pro-poor development in Africa.
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Business, Politics, and the State in Africa: Challenging the Orthodoxies on Growth and Transformation by Doctor Tim Kelsall