Private Sector Development in West Africa

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ISBN: 978-3-319-05187-1 (Print) 978-3-319-05188-8 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Macroeconomic Policy and Private Sector

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-30

      Proposed Architecture for an ECOWAS Common Currency Union

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      Pages 31-59

      The Quest for a Monetary Union in ECOWAS: An Econometric Test for Convergence of Countries

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      Chapter

      Pages 61-94

      Fiscal and Monetary Policy Coordination in the WAMZ: Implications for Member States’ Performance on the Convergence Criteria

  3. Sectoral Policy and Private Sector

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-95

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      Chapter

      Pages 97-110

      Private Sector Development and Economic Diversification: Evidence from West African States

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-128

      The Integration of Africa: Commodity Based Industrialization Examined

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      Chapter

      Pages 129-138

      Do Inequality-Based Entry Barriers Deter the Formation of Female-Owned Firms in Nigeria?

  4. Determinants of Private Sector Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-164

      Financial Constraints and Private Sector Development Within the ECOWAS

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      Pages 165-186

      Brand Africa and Sustainable Development: Evidence from the Field

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-198

      The Role of the State in Promoting Regional Integration and Private Sector Development

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      Pages 199-216

      Corruption in Government Procurement: On the Motivations of Small and Medium Enterprises in Burkina Faso

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 217-227