Ten African Economies to Watch in 2017
Those countries which have diversified their economies, focused on energy infrastructure and promoted industrialization will be best poised to overcome the current challenges and succeed in 2017, writes J. Peter Pham for the Atlantic Council Africa Center.
Atlantic Council, 9 January 2017
The continued failure of commodity prices to recover significantly and the global slowdown of economic growth, especially in China and other emerging markets, made 2016 a… Read more »
Johannesburg, South Africa.
African Arguments, 9 January 2017
After a challenging 2016, will African economies fare any better in the coming year? Read more »
The Conversation Africa, 8 January 2017
As we know, growth accelerations are pretty commonplace among developing countries. Economist Ricardo Haussman and his colleagues identified 83 growth accelerations of eight… Read more »
Addis Fortune, 27 December 2016
Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are at the heart of Africa's growth, but are struggling. MSMEs account for around half of Africa's employment and one third of its GDP -… Read more »