Editor's Choice Articles
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The Editor-in-Chief, Marcel Fafchamps, has selected the following key articles which showcase the best of the Journal of African Economies
The Dynamics of Job Creation and Job Destruction in an African Economy: Evidence from Ethiopia
Admasu Shiferawa and Arjun S. Bedic
Institutions and African Economies: An Overview
Augustin Kwasi Fosu
Other choice articles:
Determinants of Black Women's Labour Force Participation in Post-Apartheid South Africa
Miracle Ntulia and Martin Wittenberg
Race, Poverty and Deprivation in South Africa
Aid and Dutch Disease in Sub-Saharan Africa
David Fielding and Fred Gibson
What Drives Corruption? Evidence from North African Firms
Does the System of Allocation of Intergovernmental Transfers in Senegal Eliminate Politically Motivated Targeting?
The Short-run Impact of Oil Windfalls in Low-income Countries: A DSGE Approach
Jihad Dagher, Jan Gottschalk, and Rafael Portillo
Mines, Migration and HIV/Aids in Southern Africa by Lucia Cornoa and Damien de Walqueb has been cited in the Mail & Guardian article: "Fighting HIV underground"
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