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Mozambique rising : building a new tomorrow / Doris C. Ross, editor.

Publication:
Washington, DC, U.S.A. : International Monetary Fund, African Department, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 170 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Subjects:
Economic development -- Mozambique.
Economic development projects -- Mozambique.
Public investments -- Mozambique.
Mozambique -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Mozambique -- Economic policy -- 21st century.
Economic development.
Mozambique
Summary:
This publication highlights Mozambique{u2019}s remarkably strong growth over the two decades since the end of the civil war in 1992, as well as the major challenges that remain for the country to rise out of poverty and further its economic development. Chapters explore such topics as the role of megaprojects and their relationship to jobs and growth; infrastructure and public investment; Mozambique's quest for inclusive growth; developing the agricultural sector; and building a social protection floor.
Contents:
Mozambique's growth experience, macroeconomic policy mix, and institutions / Iyabo Masha and Doris C. Ross
The role of megaprojects and their relationship to jobs and growth / Yi Xiong
Infrastructure and public investment / Enrique Blanco Armas
Mozambique's quest for inclusive growth / Victor Lledó
Demographic factors and structure of employment / Keiichiro Inui
Developing the agricultural sector / Jan Joost Nijhoff, Patrick Verissimo, Pedro Arlindo, and Aniceto Bila
Mozambique's development corridors : platforms for shared prosperity / Ganesh Rasagam, Michael Engman, Tugba Gurcanlar, and Eneida Fernandes
Financial inclusion in Mozambique / Felix F. Simione and Yuan Xiao
Toward a Mozambican social protection floor / Yuan Xiao
Fiscal challenges of the natural resource boom / Alex Segura-Ubiergo, Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro, and Christine Richmond
Natural resource wealth and public investment strategy : implications for growth and debt / Yi Xiong and Giovanni Melina
Fostering competitiveness : how to avoid Dutch disease / Perry Perone.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Ross, Doris C., editor.
ISBN:
1475565100
9781475565102
OCLC:
879526832
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