Is Africa Rising? Not yet, But It Can!

Africa is widely seen as the world's 'new frontier'. As the West lies battered by financial crises, Africa is seen as offering limitless opportunities for wealth creation in the march of globalisation. Considering the questions of what Africa means to today's Africans and whether Africa is truly on the rise,Kingsley Moghalu challenges conventional wisdoms about Africa's quest for growth in the just-published international edition of Emerging Africa: How the Global Economy's 'Last Frontier' Can Prosper and Matter (Penguin Books, 2014). The international edition is available for order from  Amazon.com and Amazon UK.

Dr. Kingsley Moghalu, deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, challenges conventional wisdoms about Africa's quest for growth in his book Emerging Africa: How the Global Economy's 'Last Frontier' Can Prosper and Matter and (pictured here), speaking at the Woodrow Wilson International Center in August 2013.

Drawing on philosophy, economics and strategy, Moghalu ranges from capitalism to technological innovation, finance to foreign investment, and from human capital to world trade to offer a new vision of transformation.

In his book, Moghalu seeks to demonstrate how Africa's progress in the twenty-first century will require nothing short of the reinvention of the African mindset.

Emerging Africa: How the Global Economy’s ‘Last Frontier’ Can Prosper and Matter (Penguin Books, 2014). The international edition is available for order from Amazon.com and Amazon UK.

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