Beyond structural adjustment : the institutional context of African development /

The book starts with the premise that Africa's economic renewal will require moving beyond the narrow bounds of structural adjustment reform and promoting the greater effectiveness of the region's public institutions. Economic reform will not be successful unless the central states in the...

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Other Authors: Van de Walle, Nicolas, 1957-
Ball, Nicole.

Ramachandran, Vijaya.
Format: Book Electronic
Published:New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
Edition:1st Palgrave Macmillan ed.
Online Access:SpringerLink - Full text online 
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Table of Contents:
  • The State and African Development / Nicolas van de Walle
  • Financing Africa's Development: Towards a Business Plan? / Ibrahim Elbadawi and Alan Gelb
  • Tax Reform and Democratic Accountability / Lise Rakner and Siri Gloppen
  • Problems and Prospects of Civil Service Reform / Dele Olowu
  • Forging Developmental Synergies Between States and Associations / Aili Mari Tripp
  • Democratic Decentralization of Natural Resources: Institutional Choice and Discretionary Power Transfers / Jesse Ribot
  • Foreign Aid and State Administrative Capability / Aurthur Goldsmith
  • Governance and the Private Sector / Linda Cotton and Vijaya Ramachandran
  • Governance and Private Investment / James Emery
  • Governance in the Security Sector / Nicole Ball, J. 'Kayode Fayemi, 'Funmi Olonisakin, Martin Rupiya, and Rocklyn Williams.