Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers
Author(s): Ernesto Hernández-Catá
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2000
Keywords: Economic growth, Investment, Sub-Saharan Africa, Growth, Africa, private investment, poverty reduction, trade liberalization, macroeconomic stability, debt relief
This paper argues that sub-Saharan Africa’s growth performance needs to be improved substantially in order to raise standards of living to an acceptable level and achieve a visible reduction in poverty. The...