A Growth Strategy for Africa: Industrialize Agriculture

Searching for viable growth strategies for Sub-Saharan Africa, this Policy Brief argues that we should not forget agriculture, where the continent has a comparative advantage and where new technologies offer the possibility of major productivity gains. Technical solutions combined with institutional reforms can work.

Shahid Yusuf
Chief Economist, The Growth Dialogue, George Washington University School of Business. Send comments
to shahid_yusuf@hotmail.com, copied to info@growthdialogue.org.

The Growth Dialogue

Publication Year:
May 2018

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