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Mining for Change: Natural Resources and Industry in Africa

This book is not yet published, expected in January 2020. When published this book will be available open access...

Mining Industrial policy Extractive industries
In the media
UNU-WIDER book informs Forbes article on the future of extractives Extractive industries Extractives
Policy seminar
Tony Addison presents at a high-level policy dialogue in Maputo
27 March 201928 March 2019
The Bank of Mozambique , Maputo, Mozambique
Past event
Public Forum on extractive industry and development

The Inclusive growth in Mozambique programme will host a public forum on 26 March 2019 on the topic of Extractive Industry and Development. The Chief Economist and Deputy Director of UNU-WIDER Tony Addison will give a presentation based on a major...

26 March 2019
Complexo Pedagógico, Room 1501, Main Campus, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
Past event
Can natural resources jump-start industrialization?

At the end of last year, I filmed a lecture that will be part of a massive open online course (MOOC) on industrialization in Africa...

Industrialization structural change Employment and Industry
Tony Addison gives a presentation on extractives at the OECD Development Centre seminar

Chief Economist and Deputy Director of UNU-WIDER, Tony Addison , is giving a presentation on 14 December at the OECD Development Centre’s seminar series Development in Transition. The seminar focuses on natural resources and sustainable...

14 December 2018
OECD, Paris, France
Past event
© EZEK / Flickr Tony Addison presents the extractives book at the OECD
13 December 2018
OECD, Paris, France
Past event
Working Paper
Uganda’s oil: How much, when, and how will it be governed?

We study Uganda’s journey to become a petroleum producer and provide estimates regarding the size and timing of the oil revenues to be expected...

Extractives Extractive industries structural change
UNU-WIDER researchers present at a conference of IMD in Maputo
26 November 2018
Southern Sun Hotel, Maputo, Mozambique
Past event
Research Brief
Bust before boom: New gas finds, investments, and their implications in Mozambique Economic diversification Economic transformation Extractive industries
Research Brief
Extractives and economic diversification in Mozambique: Will local content do the trick? Natural resource management Extractive industries Economic diversification
Working Paper
Mozambique—bust before boom: Reflections on investment surges and new gas

This paper is a sequel to an earlier paper that looked in broad terms at many of the issues that Mozambique faces today in managing its new extractive resources...

Economic diversification Economic transformation Extractive industries
Working Paper
Optimal local content for extractive industries: How can policies best create benefits for Tanzania?

Tanzania is rich with natural resources, which have significant potential to contribute to the country’s economic development...

Extractive industries Local content Mining
New book from Oxford University Press looks at how to make extractive industries sustainable and inclusive

Originally posted by Oxford Policy Management The extractives sector, and the way it works, continues to change rapidly and its importance to many lower-income economies continues to increase...

Extractive industries Resource curse Policy coordination
Book Chapter

From the book: Extractive Industries

Mining Extractive industries Climate change
Book Chapter
Climate change and the extractives sector

From the book: Extractive Industries

Extractive industries Climate change Environment and climate
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