2013 UNU-WIDER Development Conference ‘L2C – Learning to Compete: Industrial Development and Policy in Africa’
Sessions will cover the following (preliminary) list of themes: - Industry and Growth: What’s New? - Deindustrialization in Africa: What Went Wrong and Why? - Breaking-in: Can Africa Enter Global Markets? - Industrial Development and Infrastructure: How Large a Constraint? - Industrial Development and Learning: The Role of Exports - Industrialization and the New Economic Geography: Industrial Clusters - Industrialization and Skills: Is Human Capital a Constraint? - Firm Capabilities: Does Management Matter? - Foreign Direct Investment: Are There Spillovers? - Industrialization and Natural Resources: Diversification - Industry without Smokestacks: Agro-value Chains and Tradeable Services - Business-Government Relations: Coordination or Capture?
|Event dates:||2013-06-24 – 2013-06-25|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2013-01-31|
|Organizer:||United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) Brookings Institution African Development Bank|
|Conference venue:||Helsinki, Scandic Marina Congress Center|
|Classification:||F2 - International Factor Movements and International Business ; L5 - Regulation and Industrial Policy ; O2 - Development Planning and Policy|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|