Poverty Traps

Reviewed by M. Krul. "Poverty Traps" is a collection of research papers on the subject of, well,…


African Economic Development

BY Steve Langdon, Archibald R.M. Ritter, Yiagadeesen Samy. Sub-Saharan Africa is at a turning…


Failed States and the origins of violence

Reviewed by Martin Meeùs. Terrorism and other forms of political violence are more present than…


The Next Factory of the World

Irene Yuan Sun. China is now the biggest foreign player in Africa. It's Africa's largest trade…


Africa Resest

Edited by Dr. Theodore Ahlers and Edited by Dr. Harinder S. Kohli. This book assesses the…


Sustainable Development and Human Rights in Africa

Picard, Buss, Seybolt, and Lelei. Many new development initiatives have been introduced in Africa…


Dictatorland: The Men Who Stole Africa

Paul Kenyon. The dictator who grew so rich on his country’s cocoa crop that he built a…


Economic Policy and Human Rights

Radhika Balakrishnan and Diane Elson. Economic Policy and Human Rights presents a powerful critique…


Economic Integration in East Africa

By Almas Heshmati. This edited volume focuses on economic integration, currency union, and…


The Dragon's Gift: The Real Story of China in Africa

Deborah Brautigam. Highly topical. Draws on completely new research in China and Africa to provide…