Transformative industrial policy for Africa
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa;
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This report is focused on the issues of various theories arguing why developing countries need to use industrial policy that mainly (although not exclusively) target the manufacturing sector in order to transform their economies;provide empirical evidence demonstrating that virtually in all cases of successful economic development – both economy-wide and at the industry level –an active industrial policy has played an important trans-formative (and often decisive) role;examines two changes in the global economic environment that are supposed to have made it impossible for today’s poor countries.
Citation“United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa (2016-03). Transformative industrial policy for Africa. Addis Ababa. © UN.ECA. ”
- Industrialization