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Africa should be studied as a new territory of regulatory capitalism

Klaaren, Jonathan (2021) Africa should be studied as a new territory of regulatory capitalism. Africa at LSE (23 Apr 2021). Blog Entry.

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While some had questioned whether the continent had literally fallen off the map of the study of global capitalism, capitalism with African scope is now back. Numerous sectors have seen the emergence of continent-wide private sector activities and intertwined systems of public regulation, with competition regulators perhaps most prominent. These developments and the accelerating regional integration movement warrant the study of a distinctively African variety of regulatory capitalism.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Date Deposited: 28 May 2021 10:36
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:13

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