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Contemporary African Political Economy

Development and Sustainable Growth of Mauritius

Editors: Tang, Vanessa T., Shaw, Timothy M., Holden, Merle G. (Eds.)

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  • -Analyzes the Mauritius economy, growth, policy, and sustainable development
  • -Provides comparative studies on African and Asian states
  • -Explores the making of developmental states in reviving and sustaining high economic growth rates
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This edited volume analyzes the Mauritius economy and highlights what conditions and policies have contributed to the development of the country. The project gives a historical and economic analysis of Mauritius and provides comparative approaches looking at other developing states in Africa and Asia. This book is intended for a broad audience, consisting of not only economists with quantitative expertise but also other social scientists, policymakers and scholars interested in the intellectually fascinating exploration of Mauritius’s rapid rise and sustained growth performance.

About the authors

Vanessa T. Tang is Research Lecturer in International Economics and Policy Development Consultant at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

Timothy M. Shaw is Visiting Professor in PhD in Global Governance and Human Security at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, USA, and Emeritus Professor at the University of London, UK.

Merle G. Holden is Emeritus Professor at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Mauritius: The Making of a Developmental African State

    Pages 1-15

    Tang, Vanessa T. (et al.)

  • Coalitions, Capitalists, and Credibility: Overcoming the Crisis of Confidence at Independence in Mauritius

    Pages 17-67

    Brautigam, Deborah (et al.)

  • Trade Openness and Economic Growth in Mauritius

    Pages 69-104

    Tang, Vanessa T. (et al.)

  • Zoning in on Mauritius Special Economic Zones: Structure, Evolution and Economic Impact

    Pages 105-117

    Tang, Vanessa T.

  • Impact of the Dismantling of the Multi-Fiber Agreement in the Export Processing Zones of Mauritius

    Pages 119-140

    Ramasamy, Jaysen

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eBook 83,29 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-96166-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 103,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96165-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Development and Sustainable Growth of Mauritius
Editors
  • Vanessa T. Tang
  • Timothy M. Shaw
  • Merle G. Holden
Series Title
Contemporary African Political Economy
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-96166-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-96166-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-96165-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVI, 256
Number of Illustrations
11 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
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