International Economic Association Series

The Industrial Policy Revolution II

Africa in the Twenty-first Century

Editors: Esteban, J., Stiglitz, J., Lin Yifu, Justin (Eds.)

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This volume is the result of the 2012 International Economic Association's series of roundtables on the theme of Industrial Policy. The first, 'New Thinking on Industrial Policy,' was hosted by the World Bank in Washington, D.C, and the second, 'New Thinking on Industrial Policy: Implications for Africa,' was held in Pretoria, South Africa.

About the authors

Joseph E. Stiglitz, Columbia University, USA Justin Yifu Lin, Peking University, China Dr. Ludovico Alcorta, Statistics and Strategic Research Branch Dr. Nobuya Haraguchi, UNIDO Mr. Gorazd Rezonja, UNIDO Yaw Ansu, Africa Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) based in Accra, Ghana Vandana Chandra, World Bank's Development Economics Prospects Group C. P. Chandrasekhar, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi Ha-Joon Chang, University of Cambridge, UK Mario Cimoli Gabriel Porcile, ECLAC Klaus Deininger, World Bank, Washington DC, USA James Heintz, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA Jean Imbs, Paris School of Economics (PSE), France Richard Joseph, Northwestern University, USA Paul Jourdan Raphael Kaplinsky, Open University Mushtaq H. Khan, University of London, UK Célestin Monga, World Bank Streevarsen P.Narrainen, University of Manitoba, Canada Dominique Njinkeu, Trade Facilitation Facility (TFF) Julie Lohi Calvin Djiofack, World Bank Akbar Noman, Columbia University, USA Dr. Hamid Rashid, United Nations Simon Roberts Thia Jang Ping, Ministry of Trade and Industry Bruce Greenwald, Columbia University, USA

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • Introduction: Industrial Policy in the African Context

    Stiglitz, Joseph (et al.)

    Pages 1-22

  • Learning and Industrial Policy: Implications for Africa

    Greenwald, Bruce (et al.)

    Pages 25-49

  • From Flying Geese to Leading Dragons: New Opportunities and Strategies for Structural Transformation in Developing Countries

    Lin, Justin Yifu

    Pages 50-70

  • Accumulation of Capabilities, Structural Change, and Macro Prices: an Evolutionary and Structuralist Roadmap

    Cimoli, Mario (et al.)

    Pages 73-113

  • Industrial Policy: Can Africa Do It?

    Chang, Ha-Joon

    Pages 114-132

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Industrial Policy Revolution II
Book Subtitle
Africa in the Twenty-first Century
Editors
  • J. Esteban
  • J. Stiglitz
  • Justin Lin Yifu
Series Title
International Economic Association Series
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-33523-4
DOI
10.1057/9781137335234
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-33522-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-137-37450-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVI, 607
Topics