Post-Stabilization Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons from Mozambique

Author/Editor: Clément, Jean A. P. ; Peiris, Shanaka J.
Publication Date: May 01, 2008
Summary: Mozambique is an economic success story in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Its remarkable achievements offer valuable lessons to other low-income countries in a post-stabilization economic phase, including how they can efficiently manage a scaling up of foreign aid aimed at poverty reduction. Of special interest to other sub-Saharan countries are the book's discussions of Mozambique's progress toward consolidating macroeconomic and financial stability, and the challenges it faces in ensuring long-term sustainability, creating a virtuous cycle of natural resource use, and implementing second-generation structural reforms to sustain its growth. This book also provides a summary of the most recent research on issues related to post-stabilization economics in SSA.
Subject(s): Mozambique

Publication Date: May 01, 2008
ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-58906-677-9 Format: Paper
Stock No: PSESEA Pages: 405
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