Post-conflict economies in Africa /
edited by Augustin Kwasi Fosu and Paul Collier.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, in association with International Economic Association, 2005.
xxv, 272 p. : ill., map.
140394346X (cloth)
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Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, in association with International Economic Association, 2005.
140394346X (cloth)
general note
Originally presented at a workshop in Kampala, Uganda, in July 2002 in colloboration with the World Bank and the International Economic Association.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Reviews the issues arising out of post-conflict economies in Africa, using case studies from West, Central & Southern Africa. The analysis illustrates the policies & strategies that are available for reconstruction & rehabilitation towards sustainable political, social & financial institutions.
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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.
Table of Contents
Thematic Issues
Post-conflict Reconstruction in Africa: Some Analytical Issues
The Economic and Political Consequence of Conflict and Implications for Post-Conflict Recovery in Africa
Economic Policy in Post-Conflict Societies
Ethnicity, Institutions of Governance and Conflict Avoidance
Case Studies: West Africa
Liberia and Sierra Leone: Interwoven Civil Wars
The Nigeria Civil War: Causes and the Aftermath
The Economics of Civil Conflict in Africa - The Case of Chad
Case Studies: The Horn, East and Central Africa
Conflict, Post-Conflict and Economic Performance in Ethiopia
Prospects for Sustainable Peace and Post-Conflict Economic Growth in the Sudan
Entrenching Peace in Post-Conflict Economies: The Case of Uganda
The Challenge of Transition from War to Peace in Burundi
Case Studies: Southern Africa
The Political Economy of Post-Conflict Economic Recovery: Making Peace Substantial in Mozambique
Transformation for Post-conflict Angola
Synthesis and Lessons
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