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Palgrave Readers in Economics

The Power of the Chinese Dragon

Implications for African Development and Economic Growth

Editors: Henson, Spencer, Yap, Fiona (Eds.)

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This important reader brings together published articles from Palgrave's journal The European Journal of Development Research on the development between China and Africa as well as emerging national economies in the BRICs group. Topics include trade relations, investment in sub-Saharan Africa, global politics of development and more.

About the authors

Spencer Henson is a Professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Guelph, Canada and Professorial Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in the UK. He is Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of Development Research (EJDR). Spencer Henson's major research interests focus on the global agricultural and food sectors in the context of international development.

O. Fiona Yap is Associate Professor, Crawford School of Public Policy, at the Australian National University, Australia and co-editor of the European Journal of Development Research. Her main research interests are in political economy and public policy of East and Southeast Asia, and she is currently working on experimental analyses of citizens' collective action against government corruption.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Introduction: Can Africa Manage the Power of the Chinese Dragon?

    Yap, O. Fiona (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

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  • Do Chinese Exports Crowd-out African Goods? An Econometric Analysis by Country and Sector

    Giovannetti, Giorgia (et al.)

    Pages 10-41

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  • China’s Growth and the Agricultural Exports of Sub-Saharan Southern Africa

    Villoria, Nelson

    Pages 42-68

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  • China-Africa Trade Relations: Insights from AERC Scoping Studies

    Ademola, Oyejide Titiloye (et al.)

    Pages 69-97

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  • Part of the Disease Or Part of the Cure? Chinese Investments in the Zambian Mining and Construction Sectors

    Kragelund, Peter

    Pages 98-122

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Buy this book

eBook 101,14 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-57449-7
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 128,39 €
price for Germany (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-57448-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Power of the Chinese Dragon
Book Subtitle
Implications for African Development and Economic Growth
Editors
  • Spencer Henson
  • Fiona Yap
Series Title
Palgrave Readers in Economics
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-57449-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-137-57449-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-57448-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 275
Topics