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Africans Investing in Africa

Understanding Business and Trade, Sector by Sector

Editors: McNamee, T., Pearson, M., Boer, W. (Eds.)

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Africans Investing in Africa explores intra-African trade and investment by showing how, where and why Africans invest across Africa; to identify the economic, political and social experiences that hinder or stimulate investment; and to highlight examples of pan-African investors.

About the authors

Terence McNamee is the Deputy Director of the Brenthurst Foundation based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
 
Wiebe Boer is the Chief Executive of the Tony Elumelu Foundation based in Lagos.
 
Mark Pearson is a consultant and Associate of the Brenthurst Foundation based in Lusaka.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Collier, Paul

    Pages 1-6

  • The Wangara Trading Network in Precolonial West Africa: An Early Example of Africans Investing in Africa

    Ochonu, Moses E.

    Pages 9-27

  • Why Governance Matters for Investment

    Endres, John

    Pages 28-34

  • Regional Economic Communities

    Chimhanzi, Jacqueline

    Pages 35-62

  • Transport Infrastructure

    Pearson, Mark

    Pages 63-78

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Africans Investing in Africa
Book Subtitle
Understanding Business and Trade, Sector by Sector
Editors
  • T. McNamee
  • M. Pearson
  • W. Boer
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2018
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-54280-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137542809
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-54278-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-50708-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 338
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