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Rwanda’s statistical office has just published the GDP growth figures for the second quarter of 2017 on its website. Roape.net's blogger on Rwanda reports: The most notable feature of the GDP figures is that final household consumption is reported to have decreased by 9% year on...

In a review of an important recent book on the origins of capitalism, Andy Wynne argues that the authors provide an important introduction towards a truly global history of capitalism. The development of capitalism in Western Europe was possible because of its ‘backwardness’ and with...

My students make me much more optimistic about the future of Africa’s political economies. Unwilling to accept the criticism with which academics attack almost every actor involved in African development including politicians, businesspeople, international organisations and multilateral institutions, my students don’t just want to stand...