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Assessing China’s role in foreign direct investment in Southern Africa
(Centre for Chinese Studies, Stellenbosch University, 2011-03)
Popular claims link the inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) almost automatically to economic development. This notion increased in prominence with the rise of neo-liberal thinking in the 1980s. It was also fuelled ...
“Going global” in growth markets — Chinese investments in telecommunications in Africa
(Centre for Chinese Studies, Stellenbosch University, 2012-04)
China is broadening its investment base in Africa. Investments are shifting from extractive and heavy industries to also include the continent’s service sectors; such as telecommunications. The boom achieved in Africa’s ...