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Vient de paraître An Economic History of Development in sub-Saharan Africa. Economic Transformations and Political Changes d’Ellen Hillbom et d’Erik Green chez Palgrave Macmillan

Le 8 avril 2020 à 08h14

Vient de paraître An Economic History of Development in sub-Saharan Africa. Economic Transformations and Political Changes d’Ellen Hillbom et d’Erik Green chez Palgrave Macmillan, coll. "Palgrave Studies in Economic History", 2019, XVII-286 p. ISBN : 978-3-030-14007-6 Prix : 58,01 € (existe aussi en version électronique).

"This upper level textbook offers a historical understanding of sub-Saharan Africa. By looking at the economic history of the African region from before the arrival of European territorial control all the way through to Africa’s integration in the current era of globalisation, readers can understand the development paths for African countries today. Organisation of production, social structures, trade, and governance are key factors in the discussion about African success stories and failures.
Suitable reading for upper level undergraduates, MSc and postgraduate students, in addition to policy makers and development practitioners looking for a comprehensive overview of Africa from an economic and social perspective. Hillbom and Green also provide a starting point for the study of African economic history for those who would like to continue their own research in this area."



Ellen Hillbom is Associate Professor in the Department of Economic History, Lund University, Sweden.
Erik Green is Associate Professor in the Department of Economic History, Lund University, Sweden.


Un amical et chaleureux remerciement à notre collègue Hubert Bonin, pour cette précieuse référence !