Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Acknowledgement; Table of Contents; Introduction; Have Economic Reforms Helped Groeth in Africa?; Trade Liberalisation; Gains from Agricultural Trade Liberalisation?; Tropical Fate?; Resource Course?; Wage Competitiveness?; Changed Role of the State; Inequality, Poverty, Violence and Conflict; New Challenges; Moving Forward; Notes; References; Back Cover
Sundaram notes that over three decades of economic stagnation, contraction and increased poverty have taken a huge toll on Africa's economic, social and political fabric; and pro-active efforts are urgently required in order to build new capacities
"Endnote address (CODESRIA General Assembly, Maputo, December 2005."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 22-27, 27-32)