Cape Verde and Mozambique as Development Successes in West and Southern Africa
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We gratefully acknowledge support from the NBER Africa Project, without which our research would not have been possible. Earlier versions of this paper were presented at the 1st research conference in Cambridge, Wits Business School, Banco de Moçambique and Banco de Cabo Verde. We are thankful for comments and suggestions from participants and others, especially Sebastian Edwards, Jeff Frankel, Ernesto Gouveia Gove, John Luiz, Léonce Ndikumana, Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Francisco Queiró, Courtenay Sprague, José Tavares, Philip Havik and Augusto Nascimento. We also thank Manuel Cabral for presenting the first version at the pre-conference and OECD and João Farinha, José Mário Lopes, Fábio Santos, João Silva, Manuel Melo and Rita Borges for research assistance at CG&G. The usual disclaimer applies. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.