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survey of the United States Government"s investment in Africa

David L Duffy

survey of the United States Government"s investment in Africa

by David L Duffy

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Published by Crossroads Press, African Studies Association, Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Africa,
  • Africa -- Foreign economic relations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    First appeared in Issue: a quarterly journal of Africanist opinion, vol. VIII, nos. 2/3 (Summer/Fall 1978)

    StatementDavid L. Duffy
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 111 p. :
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17852061M

    Jan Groenewald, Valuation & Economics Leader for PwC Southern Africa, says: “Since our previous survey in , interest in Africa as an investment destination has continued to grow, with the continent often viewed as an investment market with the potential for significant growth and superior returns. Parr, The New School (United States); Elizabeth Hartmann, Anne Hendrixson and Jade Sasser, the Population and Development Program, Hampshire College (United States), and Isha Ray, Energy and Resources Group, University of California at Berkeley (United States). In order to ensure that the World Survey reflected a balanced range of experiences.

      A survey by the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor found that only 28 per 1, people in sub-Saharan Africa had access to credit, compared with in . Economic Survey of the United States The U.S. economy is experiencing one of the longest expansions on record, but the scars left by the Great Recession, as well as challenges posed by globalization and automation shocks, remain visible across the country.

    The Survey is published under the responsibility of the business investment, policy uncertainty, and the prolonged drought weighed on activity. South Africa lags the OECD emerging market average in the Better Life Index, in particular, in income and wealth, subjective well-being and jobs. File Size: KB. The future of Africa lies within the strength and skills of the youths. The book then discusses key new areas of investment hubs that would change the face of Africa in the nearest future. These investment hubs such as petroleum and mining are seen from the perspective of ever-green channel of opportunities.


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