African transnational enterprises (ATNEs), collective planning and economic cooperation
This paper is about approaches to establishing African Transnational Enterprises public, private or mixed. However, given the African countries stage of development, social, political and economic organization, a major ...
Le rôle des variables démographiques dans l'élaboration des politiques et plans de dévelopment
La création de la Commission découlait de la reconnaissance de l'important rôle joué par les variables démographiques dans le développement socio-économique. En 1946, il n'y avait aucun consensus concernant les questions ...
African data requirements in the 1980s
This study aims essentially at identifying the areas where basic African economic and social statistics need particular improvement to meet the needs of these far-reaching strategies implied in new international economic ...
The role of demographic variables in the formulation of development policies and plans
The establishment of the Commission was due to the recognition of the importance of the role of population variables in socio-economic development. Even as early as 19*6, there was no general agreement on population issues ...
The evolution of population theories and policies in development plannings
The basic assumption among population scholars that, all nations in the modern world which have moved from a traditional agrarian-based economic system to a^ predominantly industrial urbanized-base have also moved from a ...
ECA and Africa's development : a preliminary perspective study introductory note and issues for consideration
In the framework of the ongoing work of the secretariat in perspective studies for the region and on the occasion of the silver jubilee anniversary of the Economic Commission for Africa, this preliminary perspective study ...
Sectoral projections : some basic approaches
This document presents the Sectoral projections of some basic approaches , of the Joint Conference of African Planners: Statisticians and Desrograpliers Second Session held at Addis Ababa, from 8-17 March 1982.
African statistical services
This paper is presented at the request of the ninth meeting of the ECA Conference of Ministers in April 1983, which, in adopting resolution 469 (XVIII) on African statistical services, felt that the Joint Conference of ...
Perspectives of the African region in the 1980s and policy implications
On 15 December 1975 the General Assembly adopted resolution 3508 (XXX) calling for the examination of long-term trends in the economic development of world regions. The resolution requested, inter alia, the regional ...
The Design and Applicability of Socio-Economic Indicators in the African Context
For the formulation of economic policy in general and for planning in particular, instruments of evaluation are required as well as tools to verify the attainment of targets. The instruments must be perfected and refined ...