The Resource Africa and the International Monetary Fund : papers presented at a symposium held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 13-15, 1985, edited by Gerald K. Helleiner

Africa and the International Monetary Fund : papers presented at a symposium held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 13-15, 1985, edited by Gerald K. Helleiner

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Africa and the International Monetary Fund : papers presented at a symposium held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 13-15, 1985
Title
Africa and the International Monetary Fund
Title remainder
papers presented at a symposium held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 13-15, 1985
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gerald K. Helleiner
Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The world is faced with a crisis in Africa. The word "crisis" is undoubtedly overused in today's complex and unstable world, but the current situation in Africa richely deserves its use. On top of fundamental problems of longer-run development - rapid population growth, slow economic growth, and susceptibility of drought and desertification - that had already attracted wide-spread concern, recent years have seen savage blows from a malfunctioning world economy dealt on Africa. The collapse in African countries' international terms of trade consequent to oil price increases and severe global recession has done the greatest damage, but high international interest rates and protectionism have also hurt
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
332.1/52
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Index
no index present
LC call number
HG3881.5.I58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Africa and the International Monetary Fund : papers presented at a symposium held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 13-15, 1985, edited by Gerald K. Helleiner
Publication
Copyright
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (13 p.).
  • Economic crisis in Africa
  • Philip Ndegwa
  • (7 p.).
  • African economic disequilibria and the international monetary system
  • J.O Sanusi
  • (16 p.).
  • Design, implementation and adequacy of fund programs in Africa
  • Alassane Ouattara
  • (25 p.).
  • View from the fund
  • Fund conditionality and the socioeconomic situation in Africa
  • Samba Mawakani
  • (9 p.).
  • Alternative approaches to stabilization in Africa
  • John Loxley
  • (31 p.).
  • External debt management in the African context
  • Eduard H Brau
  • (21 p.).
  • World Bank in adjustment and economic growth in Africa
  • Richard D Erb
  • Luis de Azcarate
  • (26 p.)
  • (11 p.).
  • View from Africa : 1
  • G Saitoti
  • (6 p.).
  • View from Africa : 2
  • C.M Nyirabu
Control code
ocn654654955
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 277 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781455268856
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b36159876
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)654654955
  • imf1280878304

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