by: Ritva Reinikka, Paul Collier
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Uganda's recovery over the past 15 years from economic decline,
conflict, and repressive government to macroeconomic stability, high
growth, and considerable political freedom signifies a major turnaround
in Africa. What makes Uganda's postconflict recovery significant is
that it coincides with one of the most ambitious programs of economic
liberalization on the African continent.
This book focuses on postconflict recovery and economic
liberalization. This book also provides a detailed discussion of the
many issues policymakers have to consider when they try to guide a
country out of a tragic past. It highlights the complexity of the
interconnections and tradeoffs involved. The responses of a wide range
of actors in the economy, namely, households, firms, and the government
This book brings together a number of mostly microeconomic studies
on the Ugandan experience of postconflict recovery and economic
liberalization. The individual studies incorporate the most recent
thinking, theory, and analytical techniques in a number of areas and
apply them to one country.
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