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Post-Conflict Economies in Africa (International Economic Association)

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International economics,
  • Politics and government,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Political stability,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Africa,
  • Economic policy,
  • International - General,
  • Business & Economics / International,
  • Economics - General,
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    ContributionsPaul Collier (Editor), Augustin Kwasi Fosu (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8399830M
    ISBN 10140394346X
    ISBN 109781403943460

    30 The Economic Crisis, Violent Conflict, and Human Development with armed intra-state conflicts that ended, or significantly diminished, after the end of the Cold war (UNDP, a, p. 7). As Figure 1 shows, post-conflict countries are projected to have a substantial decrease in the economic growth, from % in to % in I am an anthropologist and geographer with interests in urban economics, post-conflict economies and conflict transformation. I have conducted research in Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, and among Ethiopian and Somali migrants in South Africa for academic institutions, NGOs, and community-based organizations since My research has been funded by Emory University, National Geographic .

      Graciana del Castillo is an expert on countries in crises - both financial and post-conflict. Her roles in the cabinet of the UN secretary-general in the early s and in the IMF from , saw her involved in ongoing operations and economic reconstruction in Central America, Africa, Asia, and . The need for conflict-sensitive approaches to economic recovery and post-conflict peacebuilding 9 Linking conflict-sensitive and inclusive approaches in post-conflict contexts 11 2. Nepal’s conflict profile 12 Historical overview of Nepal’s conflict and peace process 12 .

    environment for development in post-conflict states in Africa. It argues that development agencies should focus on how inequality is created and sustained in the post- Institutions, governance and post-conflict. economies Central to the process of transformation are the formal.   Buy Post-Conflict Economies in Africa by P. Collier, Augustin Kwasi Fosu from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones Book Edition: Ed.


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Post-Conflict Economies in Africa (International Economic Association) Download PDF EPUB FB2

This volume brings together a collection Post-Conflict Economies in Africa book 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 Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. 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.

Introduction: post-conflict economies in Africa / Augustin Kwasi Fosu --Post-conflict reconstruction in Africa: some analytical issues / Tony Addison and S. Mansoob Murshed --The economic and political consequences of conflict and implications for post-conflict recovery in Africa / Ibrahim A.

Elbadawi and Njuguna S. Ndung-u --Economic policy. Post-conflict reconstruction in Africa / Tony Addison and S. Mansoob Murshed --Economic and political consequences of conflict and implications for post-conflict recovery in Africa / Ibrahim A. Elbadawi and Njuguna S.

Ndunǵu --Economic policy in post-conflict societies / Paul Collier --Ethnicity, institutions of governance and conflict. Appropriately managed, however, post-conflict economies can recover well (Fosu and Collier, ). As the story of Mozambique has amply demonstrated, political governance and economic performance Author: Augustin Kwasi Fosu.

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA) Abstract. In contrast to much of the twentieth century, when warfare between rich states was the norm, contemporary conflict now occurs almost exclusively in poor developing countries and is mainly internal in nature (although external parties and neighbouring countries Cited by: In A.K.

Fosu and P. Collier (eds), Post-Conflict Economies in contrast to much of the twentieth century, when warfare between rich states was the norm, contemporary conflict now occurs almost exclusively in poor developing countries and is mainly internal in nature (although external parties and neighbouring countries may support internal belligerents).

The period – saw. Transformation for Post-Conflict Angola. Chapter January In book: Post-Conflict Economies in Africa, pp Cite this publication. Fátima Moura Roque. Abstract. 3 MAY - WASHINGTON, DC and GENEVA - After armed conflict, those who survive need food, water, shelter, the means to earn a living, and the promise of a return to safety and civil order.

A new study released today finds meeting these needs while sustaining peace requires more than a forum for governing natural resources; it also requires good governance. Post-Conflict Peace-Building in Africa. The Challenges of Socio-Economic Recovery and Development 1.

NTRODUCTION. Of the 49 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, at least 19 of them (excluding Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe) have been involved in internal armed conflicts. Human losses and suffering from these unconventional wars have been File Size: 1MB. 'From Conflict to Recovery in Africa is a tour de force, analyzing nation-states in Africa that confront multiple tasks of reconstruction from war, transition from socialism to liberalism, and attaining economic growth and poverty reduction.

Readers will benefit from the insights of Tony Addison and contributors to our understanding of the. Following a review of the causes of conflicts in Africa, and the post-conflict challenges that face various countries, the paper identifies three areas that are deemed essential for post-conflict stabilisation, recovery and development: rebuilding the state and its key institutions; reviving the war-ravaged economies and rehabilitation Cited by: 7.

his Guide to Economic Growth in Post-Conflict Countries seeks to fill a gap in the information available to decision-makers faced with the urgent, all-encompassing needs of a country emerging from conflict. The Guide brings together lessons learned from past and current efforts to promote economic growth in post-conflict Size: 1MB.

Graciana del Castillo is an expert on countries in crises-both financial and post-conflict. She was the first senior economist in the Cabinet of the UN Secretary-General in the early s, involved in ongoing post-conflict operations in Central America, Asia, and by: 4.

The Economics of Post-Conflict Reconstruction in MENA (English) Abstract. Despite disappointing growth inglobal economic activity is expected to improve slightly in and beyond, led by a growth recovery in emerging-market and developing : Shantayanan Devarajan, Lili Mottaghi.

This is not to underestimate the immense impact of violent conflicts on Africa; it is merely to emphasize the need for more balanced debate and commentary.” —From the introduction by Paul Tiyambe Zeleza Violent conflicts have exacted a heavy toll on Africa’s societies, polities, and economies.

This book presents African scholars’ views 5/5(2). The main context of the book, however, is the South African Army’s strategy for Africa, which has been developed with the African Union’s Post-conflict, Reconstruction, and Development. Post-Conflict Reconstruction in MENA Shanta Devarajan, Lili Mottaghi.

“The Economics of Post-Conflict Reconstruction in Middle East and North Africa.” Middle East and North Africa Economic Monitor lift growth in advanced economies by percentage points and in the emerging market and.

By applying theoretical frameworks to newly developed data sets of conflict, we find that the high incidence of peace collapse in Africa is not inevitable.

to date, policies on the part of both the international community and post-conflict governments have been highly by: post-conflict countries up to five years, even longer in some cases, to become able to use external assistance effectively (World Bankp.

27; McKechnie, ). Other things. The book explains an unexpected consequence of the decrease in conflict in Africa after the s.

Analysis of cross-national data and in-depth comparisons of case studies of Uganda, Liberia and Angola show that post-conflict countries have significantly higher rates of women's political representation in legislatures and government compared with countries that have not undergone major by: Violent conflicts have exacted a heavy toll on Africa’s societies, polities, and economies.

This book presents African scholars’ views of why conflicts start in their continent. The causes of conflict are too often examined by scholars from the countries that run the proxy wars and sell the arms to fuel them.In fact, in the current decade, Africa counts more post-conflict countries than war countries.

As a result, post-conflict reconstruction should be given prominence in current development strategies implemented in Africa. The paper has five sections. Section 2 attempts to delineate the concept of "post-conflict" to make it analytically tractable.