Nigeria’s renewal: Delivering inclusive growth in Africa’s largest economy

At current growth rates, Nigeria is poised to become a major economic force in the coming decades. The government’s rebasing exercise has shown that the country has clearly emerged as the largest economy in Africa. Nigeria has a huge endowment of resources, a growing consuming class, and rapidly growing trade and consumer sectors to . . . → Read More: Nigeria’s renewal: Delivering inclusive growth in Africa’s largest economy

Economic development in Africa

Africa has experienced high and continuous economic growth in the past  decade, prompting analysts to argue that the continent has reached a turning  point in its development history and is poised to play a more significant role in  the global economy in the twenty-first century. The average annual growth rate  of real output increased . . . → Read More: Economic development in Africa

The new development finance landscape

Major shifts in the international development finance landscape have created new opportunities and options for developing countries to access external finance for their development priorities. These shifts have also created new challenges and risks for managing such flows. In anticipation of a post-2015 development finance framework, the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) 2012  High Level . . . → Read More: The new development finance landscape