African Regional Economic Integration: The Emergence, Evolution, and Impact of Institutional Innovation
46 Pages Posted: 28 Feb 2018
Date Written: January 28, 2018
The power of Pan-Africanism as a guiding vision for the continent’s development is widely studied, mostly as an aspirational phenomenon. At worst, Pan-Africanism has often been seen as a poor imitation of American federalism or European integration. Both of these perceptions do not reflect the profound nature of the role that the ideology of Pan-Africanism played in shaping the continent’s economic transformation.
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