Mozambique Rising : Building a New Tomorrow

Author/Editor: Doris C Ross ; Victor Duarte Lledo ; Alex Segura-Ubiergo ; Yuan Xiao ; Iyabo Masha ; Alun H. Thomas ; Keiichiro Inui
Publication Date: May 29, 2014
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Summary: This publication highlights Mozambique’s remarkably strong growth over the two decades since the end of the civil war in 1992, as well as the major challenges that remain for the country to rise out of poverty and further its economic development. Chapters explore such topics as the role of megaprojects and their relationship to jobs and growth; infrastructure and public investment; Mozambique's quest for inclusive growth; developing the agricultural sector; and building a social protection floor.
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 14/4
Subject(s): Agricultural sector | Foreign direct investment | Mozambique | Natural gas | Natural resources | Economic policy | Economic growth | Employment | Public investment | Demographic transition | Dutch disease | Job creation

Notes Also available in French and Portuguese
Publication Date: May 29, 2014
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475565102 Format: Paper
Stock No: MRBNTEA Pages: 181
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