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Rethinking African industrialization on another Africa Industrialization Day

This week I attended the 28 th Africa Industrialization Day at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Even sympathetic readers may reasonably ask, why hold another African Industrialization Day at all?...

Industrialization structural change Industrial policy
Book Chapter
Widening the options: Implications for public policy

From the book: Industries without Smokestacks

African development Public policy industry
Book Chapter
Industries without smokestacks in Uganda and Rwanda

From the book: Industries without Smokestacks

Economic growth industry Firm size
Book Chapter
Industries without smokestacks and structural transformation in Africa: Overview

From the book: Industries without Smokestacks

industry Growth Investment
Book
Industries without Smokestacks: Industrialization in Africa Reconsidered

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO licence. It is free to read at Oxford Scholarship Online and offered as a free PDF download from OUP and selected open access locations...

industry Growth Investment
Policy Brief
Industries without smokestacks: Industrialization in Africa reconsidered

Our research shows that structural change in Africa is relying on a new set of economic activities, called ‘industries without smokestacks’, created by recent technological changes and a changing global market place...

industry Growth Investment
Blog
‘Industrial’ policy in the 21st century

During the past week, I participated in two international conferences. The first was the WIDER Development Conference in Helsinki: Think development - Think WIDER ...

Industrialization structural change Employment and Industry
Working Paper
Industries without smokestacks in Uganda and Rwanda

We use unique high-frequency Government of Uganda and Government of Rwanda tax administration datasets to map the characteristics of ‘industries without smokestacks’ in East Africa...

Economic growth industry Firm size
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Industries without smokestacks

Authors' workshop in Helsinki, 19-20 July 2016.

industry Africa African development
Project meeting
Industries without smokestacks

This project workshop on industries without smokestacks brings together researchers to discuss joint work on the industry sector and structural transformation in Africa. The workshop was held in Helsinki on 19-20 July 2016.

19 July 201620 July 2016
UNU-WIDER, Katajanokanlaituri 6 B, Helsinki, Finland
Past event
Presentation
Learning to Compete: What did we learn?

UNU-WIDER Director Finn Tarp presents the book 'Made in Africa' in a Special Session at the AERC Biannual Research Workshop.

1 June 2016
Safari Park Hotel, P.O Box 45038 A2, Nairobi, Kenya
Past event
Project
Photo: Martin Kenny Industries without smokestacks

Theme: Transformation

Africa Tanzania industry
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