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African Successes, Volume IV: Sustainable Growth

Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors

Published in September 2016 by University of Chicago Press
© 2016 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in Research on Africa

NBER Program(s):DEV, EFG

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383 pages
ISBN: 0-226-31555-X

Table of Contents

Front matter and Series Introduction to "African Successes: Sustainable Growth": Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, David N. Weil (p. 1 - 4) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction to "African Successes: Sustainable Growth": Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, David N. Weil (p. 5 - 10) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. The Decline and Rise of Agricultural Productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa since 1961: Steven Block (p. 13 - 67) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. Agriculture, Roads, and Economic Development in Uganda: Douglas Gollin, Richard Rogerson (p. 69 - 110) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. The Sahel's Silent Maize Revolution: Analyzing Maize Productivity in Mali at the Farm Level: Jeremy Foltz, Ursula Aldana, Paul Laris (p. 111 - 136) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
4. Contract Farming and Agricultural Productivity in Western Kenya: Lorenzo Casaburi, Michael Kremer, Sendhil Mullainathan (p. 137 - 160) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. The Determinants of Food-Aid Provisions to Africa and the Developing World: Nathan Nunn, Nancy Qian (p. 161 - 178) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
6. International and Intranational Market Segmentation and Integration in West Africa: Jenny C. Aker, Michael W. Klein, Stephen A. O'Connell (p. 179 - 199) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Cape Verde and Mozambique as Development Successes in West and Southern Africa: Jorge Braga de Macedo, Luís Brites Pereira (p. 203 - 293) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Mauritius: African Success Story: Jeffrey Frankel (p. 295 - 342) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Indirect Rule and State Weakness in Africa: Sierra Leone in Comparative Perspective: Daron Acemoglu, Isaías N. Chaves, Philip Osafo-Kwaako, James A. Robinson (p. 343 - 370) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
Indexes: (p. 373 - 383) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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