Botswana : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

December 10, 1999

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix analyzes economic developments in Botswana during the 1990s. The paper analyzes the growth process during 1982/83–1996/97 by assessing the contribution of capital, labor, and technological progress, both at the macroeconomic and sectoral levels. The paper examines the diversification initiatives undertaken by Botswana and the extent to which diversification and employment creation have been achieved. It provides the background to the unemployment problem, and summarizes Botswana’s policy initiatives to diversify and create sustainable employment.

Series:

Country Report No. 99/132

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

December 10, 1999

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451806342/1934-7685

Stock No:

1BWAEA0011999

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

96

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