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Book: Light Manufacturing in Africa - Targeted Policies to Enhance Private Investment and Create Jobs

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Is there potential for Sub-Saharan Africa to compete in global manufacturing? This study draws on innovative analytical research to show that Sub-Saharan Africa could become competitive in light manufacturing and create millions of productive jobs in the process. Comparisons are made with Asian countries to benchmark Africa's potential. A focused and pragmatic policy agenda is proposed for Ethiopia, with additional insights for Tanzania and Zambia. Learn more about the report »

The study consists of four volumes. Volume I is the main report while Volumes II-IV provide the background papers and survey results.

Questions on this study may be addressed to Mr. Hinh T. Dinh (Team Leader) at 

Main Report

Supporting Volumes

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