The politics of African industrial policy : a comparative perspective

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Full title: The politics of African industrial policy : a comparative perspective / Lindsay Whitfield, Roskilde University, Denmark; Ole Therkildsen, Danish Institute for International Studies, Copenhagen; Lars Buur, Roskilde University, Denmark; Anne Mette Kjær, Aarhus University, Denmark.
Main author: Whitfield, Lindsay, 1978- (Author)
Other authors: Therkildsen, Ole.
Buur, Lars.
Kjær, Anne Mette.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The puzzle of limited economic transformation in Africa
  • The case for economic transformation and industrial policy
  • Assessing economic transformation in Africa
  • Elaborated political settlements theory and clientelism in Africa
  • Increased vulnerability and contestation in Mozambique and Tanzania
  • Dispersed power and elite fragmentation in Ghana and Uganda
  • Mozambique : between elite capture and pockets of efficiency
  • Tanzania : intense contestation within a weak dominant party
  • Ghana : competitive clientelism and weak capitalists
  • Uganda : competing factions and conflicting elite interests
  • Conclusions and perspectives.