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Author: Philip C. Aka

That assessment turned out to be precipitate. Uganda is a country in East Africa of about 39 million people as of 2015. 12 It is a country hemmed in by Kenya in the East, Rwanda in the West, Africa’s newest nation South Sudan in the North, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaïre) as

In: African and Asian Studies

AND Introduction A business environment creates opportunities and barriers to entrepreneur- ship and commercial progress. The East African business environment has generally been characterised as hindering, more than facilitating entrepre- neurial endeavours throughout most of the

In: African and Asian Studies
Authors: Scott Cooper and Clark Asay

East African Monetary Union ² 131 East African Monetary Union: The Domestic Politics of Institutional Survival and Dissolution S COTT C OOPER * AND C LARK A SAY ** A BSTRACT Many regional currency institutions were established in sub- Saharan Africa under colonial rule. Surprisingly, a number

In: Perspectives on Global Development and Technology
Author: Gijsbert Oonk

South Asians in East Africa (1880-1920) with a Particular Focus on Zanzibar: Toward a Historical Explanation of Economic Success of a Middlemen Minority G IJSBERT O ONK * A BSTRACT The main object of this article is to falsify the common his- torical portrait of South Asians in Zanzibar and

In: African and Asian Studies

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2007 DOI: 10.1163/156921007X237007 Th e Magic Wand in Making Constitutions Endure in Africa: Anything (Lessons) to Learn from East Africa? Chris Maina Peter 1 Department of International Law, Faculty of Law, University of Dar es Salaam, P.O. Box 35093, Dar es

In: African and Asian Studies

April 2016 and became a full Member on 15 August 2016. EAC has a market size of 150 million people. Following the dissolution of the former East African Community in 1977, the Member States negotiated...

Author: K. Bissmann

Industrial Worker in East Africa K. BISSMANN Institute of Empirical Sociology, Saarbrücken, West-Germany S INCE the end of the second world war Africa has changed considerably and this change is continuing. Industrialisation is playing a major part in this change and is breaking down the

In: International Journal of Comparative Sociology

entrepreneurs migrated from Gujarat and settled in the British colonies and protectorates of East Africa, South Africa, and the Portuguese colony of Mozambique during the second half of the nineteenth century. Under Aga Khan III’s guidance from 1893 onwards and continued through the twenty century, new ethics 3

In: African and Asian Studies
Editor: Werner Graebner

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2011 DOI: 10.1163/156914911X555152 PGDT 10 (2011) 127-142 brill.nl/pgdt P E R S P E C T I V E S O N G L O B A L D E V E L O P M E N T A N D T E C H N O L O G Y Globalizing East African Culture: From Junk to Jua Kali Art Margaretta Swigert-Gacheru Loyola

In: Perspectives on Global Development and Technology