E-books: African Business

  • Entrepreneurship in Africa: Opportunities for both Africa and Entrepreneurship Research book cover

    Entrepreneurship in Africa

    Opportunities for both Africa and Entrepreneurship Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce T. Lamont, Hermann A. Ndofor

    This book presents current research by leading experts from around the globe on entrepreneurship in Africa, focusing on how entrepreneurship is central to the economic development of many of the economies on the African continent. Collectively, the contributors identify the frontier of impactful…

    eBook – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Corporate Governance in Tanzania: Ethics and Accountability at the Crossroads book cover

    Corporate Governance in Tanzania

    Ethics and Accountability at the Crossroads, 1st Edition

    By Peter C. Mhando

    Increasingly the importance of corporate governance for economic development in developing economies like Tanzania is indisputable. This book explores the effectiveness of corporate governance in Tanzania and asks how it can be further developed and improved so as to make a difference in the…

    eBook – 2019-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Africapitalism: Sustainable Business and Development in Africa book cover

    Africapitalism

    Sustainable Business and Development in Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Uwafiokun Idemudia, Kenneth Amaeshi

    Using theory, empirical research, and case studies, this book explores the changing nature of business in Africa and how businesses can actively contribute to the development of Africa. It uses (and critically analyses) the concept of Africapitalism – a management philosophy and movement which…

    eBook – 2019-04-01
    Routledge

  • Inclusive Trade in Africa: The African Continental Free Trade Area in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Inclusive Trade in Africa

    The African Continental Free Trade Area in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Luke, Jamie Macleod

    Providing the first book-length analysis of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), this volume asks how can it be ensured that the AfCFTA is effectively implemented to deliver inclusive trade in Africa. The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will cover an African market of 1.2…

    eBook – 2019-04-01
    Routledge
    The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series

  • Africa's Mineral Fortune: The Science and Politics of Mining and Sustainable Development book cover

    Africa's Mineral Fortune

    The Science and Politics of Mining and Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saleem H. Ali, Kathryn Sturman, Nina Collins

    For too long Africa's mineral fortune has been lamented as a resource curse that has led to conflict rather than development for much of the continent. Yet times are changing and the opportunities to bring technical expertise on modern mining alongside appropriate governance mechanisms for social…

    eBook – 2018-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • South Africa’s Energy Transition: A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future book cover

    South Africa’s Energy Transition

    A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future, 1st Edition

    By Tobias Bischof-Niemz, Terence Creamer

    South Africa’s energy transition has become a highly topical, emotive and politically contentious topic. Taking a systems perspective, this book offers an evidence-based roadmap for such a transition and debunks many of the myths raised about the risks of a renewable-energy-led electricity mix.…

    eBook – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Extractive Industries and Changing State Dynamics in Africa: Beyond the Resource Curse book cover

    Extractive Industries and Changing State Dynamics in Africa

    Beyond the Resource Curse, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jon Schubert, Ulf Engel, Elísio Macamo

    This book uses extractive industry projects in Africa to explore how political authority and the nation-state are reconfigured at the intersection of national political contestations and global, transnational capital. Instead of focusing on technological zones and the new social assemblages at the…

    eBook – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Law and Regulation of Mobile Payment Systems: Issues arising ‘post’ financial inclusion in Kenya book cover

    Law and Regulation of Mobile Payment Systems

    Issues arising ‘post’ financial inclusion in Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Joy Malala

    Over the last ten years mobile payment systems have revolutionised banking in some countries in Africa. In Kenya the introduction of M-Pesa, a new financial services model, has transformed the banking and financial services industry. Giving the unbanked majority access to the financial services…

    eBook – 2017-11-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • Mining and Community in South Africa: From Small Town to Iron Town book cover

    Mining and Community in South Africa

    From Small Town to Iron Town, 1st Edition

    Edited by Philippe Burger, Lochner Marais, Deirdre van Rooyen

    Mining has played a key role in the growth of many towns in South Africa. This growth has been accompanied by a proliferation of informal settlements, by pressure to provide basic services and by institutional pressures in local government to support mining. Fragile municipal finance, changing…

    eBook – 2017-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary South Africa

  • Integral Community Enterprise in Africa: Communitalism as an Alternative to Capitalism book cover

    Integral Community Enterprise in Africa

    Communitalism as an Alternative to Capitalism, 1st Edition

    By Anselm Adodo

    At a time of global economic crisis and disillusionment with capitalism, Adodo offers refreshing and positive insight into a more integral way of business management, enterprise and community development as well as holistic healing in Africa. For over three decades, Africa was the recipient of…

    eBook – 2017-04-03
    Routledge
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Community Activation for Integral Development book cover

    Community Activation for Integral Development

    1st Edition

    By Ronnie Lessem

    As mass global and social media communications spread across the globe, we are seeing a need for a change in the way we approach issues of political and economic development. The effects of these growing communications are that, on the one hand, we see the significance of place rising, while on the…

    eBook – 2016-12-01
    Routledge
    Transformation and Innovation

  • Social Innovation In Africa: A practical guide for scaling impact book cover

    Social Innovation In Africa

    A practical guide for scaling impact, 1st Edition

    By Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli

    Encouraged by the emergence and early impact of social innovators on the African Continent, but frustrated by the slow pace of large scale change, this book is focused on filling the knowledge gap for those tackling Africa’s serious social problems. It lays out the required building blocks for…

    eBook – 2016-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

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