BlogRethinking African industrialization on another Africa Industrialization Day
This week I attended the 28th Africa Industrialization Day at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Even sympathetic readers may reasonably ask...
The event, held in Kampala, Uganda, on 21 September, was the third in the series of lectures aimed at bringing together scholars, policy makers, leaders of industry, together with the public to discuss the contemporary trends, issues, and solutions that may be critical for both Ugandan and African sustainable and equitable growth and development
John Page presented ‘Beyond Manufacturing: Structural Change in Africa Reconsidered’, showcasing research and policy recommendations from the UNU-WIDER book, Industries without Smokestacks: Industrialization in Africa Reconsidered, being published by Oxford University Press on 1 November 2018 (full open access).