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diversification
Book Chapter
Telecommunication and ICT-based services trade

From the book: Industries without Smokestacks

Telecommunication Growth Investment
Book Chapter
Industries without smokestacks and structural transformation in Africa: Overview

From the book: Industries without Smokestacks

industry Growth Investment
Book
Industries without Smokestacks: Industrialization in Africa Reconsidered

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO licence. It is free to read at Oxford Scholarship Online and offered as a free PDF download from OUP and selected open access locations...

industry Growth Investment
Policy Brief
Industries without smokestacks: Industrialization in Africa reconsidered

Our research shows that structural change in Africa is relying on a new set of economic activities, called ‘industries without smokestacks’, created by recent technological changes and a changing global market place...

industry Growth Investment
Book Chapter
The curse of the one-size-fits-all fix: Re-evaluating what we know about extractives and economic development

From the book: Extractive Industries

Development Oil Gas
Working Paper
The boom, the bust, and the dynamics of oil resource management in Ghana

Oil resources are neither a curse nor a blessing. The sound management of these resources can make them beneficial or otherwise...

Oil Petroleum revenues diversification
Working Paper
Rowing against the current: Diversification in Africa’s resource-rich economies

The exploitation of natural resources is a huge opportunity, but one that carries considerable risks. Relative prices in resource-exporting economies tend to push them towards economic structures dominated by the resource sector...

Extractive industries Natural resources diversification
Working Paper
The curse of the one-size-fits-all fix: Re-evaluating what we know about extractives and economic development

In the context of falls in extractive commodities prices since 2011, this paper examines the history of thinking about the interplay between extractives and economic development...

Development Oil Gas
Project
Photo: Martin Kenny Industries without smokestacks

Theme: Transformation

Africa Tanzania industry
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