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The Modern Impact of Precolonial Centralization in Africa

We empirically assess the possibility, stressed by African scholars, that stronger precolonial political institutions allowed colonial and postcolonial African governments to better implement modernization programs in rural areas. Using anthropological data, we document a strong positive... Full description

1st Person: Gennaioli, Nicola
Additional Persons: Rainer, Ilia verfasserin
Source: in Journal of economic growth : a focus on economic growth and dynamic macroeconomics Vol. 12, No. 3 (2007), p. 185-234
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Type of Publication: Article
Language: English
Published: 2007
Keywords: research-article
Africa
Precolonial institutions
Centralization
Modernization
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