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Managing Risk in Africa Through Institutional Reform

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  • Phillip LeBel

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    Article provided by International Atlantic Economic Society in its journal Atlantic Economic Journal.

    Volume (Year): 36 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 165-181

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:atlecj:v:36:y:2008:i:2:p:165-181

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    Keywords: Aggregate country risk; Economics of institutions; Africa; O10; O50; P00;

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    1. Lahimer, Noomen, 2009. "La contribution des investissements directs étrangers à la réduction de la pauvreté en Afrique subsaharienne," Economics Thesis from University Paris Dauphine, Paris Dauphine University, number 123456789/1167 edited by Goaied, Mohamed & Bienaymé, Alain, September.

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