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The Mobile Phone as an Argument for Good Governance in sub-Saharan Africa

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  • Simplice A. Asongu

    (Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Business, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics, UK)

  • Sara le Roux

    (Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Business, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics, UK)

  • Jacinta Nwachukwu

    (Lancashire school of Business and Enterprise, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK)

  • Chris Pyke

    (Lancashire school of Business and Enterprise, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK)

Abstract

The study presents theoretical and empirical arguments for the role of mobile telephony in promoting good governance in 47 sub-Saharan African countries for the period 2000-2012

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  • Simplice A. Asongu & Sara le Roux & Jacinta Nwachukwu & Chris Pyke, 2018. "The Mobile Phone as an Argument for Good Governance in sub-Saharan Africa," Working Papers 2 4004, Office Of The Chief Economist, Development Bank of Nigeria.
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