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Africa's Statistical Tragedy

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  • Shantayanan Devarajan

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  • Shantayanan Devarajan, 2013. "Africa's Statistical Tragedy," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 59, pages 9-15, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:revinw:v:59:y:2013:i::p:s9-s15
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    1. Morten Jerven, 2013. "Comparability of GDP estimates in Sub-Saharan Africa: The effect of Revisions in Sources and Methods Since Structural Adjustment," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 59, pages 16-36, October.
    2. William Easterly & Ross Levine, 1997. "Africa's Growth Tragedy: Policies and Ethnic Divisions," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 112(4), pages 1203-1250.
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    2. Atkinson, A.B., 2014. "The colonial legacy: Income inequality in former British African colonies," WIDER Working Paper Series 045, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
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    5. Giulia Piccolino, 2015. "Making Democracy Legible? Voter Registration and the Permanent Electronic Electoral List in Benin," Development and Change, International Institute of Social Studies, vol. 46(2), pages 269-292, March.
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