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Myopic reliance on natural resources: How African countries can diversify inward FDI

Mijiyawa, Abdoul' Ganiou

Recent inward foreign direct investment (IFDI) trends across African countries are encouraging: IFDI into Africa registered almost US$ 20 billion in 2001; it reached almost US$ 43 billion in 2011.But, African countries need to do more.


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Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 97
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June 26, 2013


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