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The Technological Response to Import Liberalization in Subsaharan Africa
By Sanjaya Lall (editor)
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Publisher McMillin Pub Llc
Publication date June 1, 1999
Pages 291
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780333735268
ISBN-10 0333735269
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Original list price $55.01
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Many African countries liberalized in the belief that international competition would stimulate efficiency, growth and technological dynamism. The results are mixed, but largely disappointing. This text examines why, looking at technological reactions to liberalization in garments and engineering in Tanzania, Kenya and Zimbabwe, countries with different level of industrialization and differing degrees of liberalization. Its findings, aimed at practitioners and researchers, explain why the assumptions underlying liberalization are often flawed, why capabilities differ, and why they lag behind other regions.

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from McMillin Pub Llc (June 1, 1999)
9780333735268 | details & prices | 291 pages | List price $55.01
About: Many African countries liberalized in the belief that international competition would stimulate efficiency, growth and technological dynamism.
from Palgrave Macmillan (March 1, 1999)
9780312218003 | details & prices | 291 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $110.00
About: Many African countries liberalized in the belief that international competition would stimulate efficiency, growth and technological dynamism.

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