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Africa: Continent of Economic Opportunity
Africa: Continent of Economic Opportunity

Africa: Continent of Economic Opportunity


520 Pages, 7 1/2 x 9 3/4

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF, Mobipocket, EPUB

Trade Paper, $80.00 (US $80.00) (CA $100.00)

Publication Date: April 2007

ISBN 9781919855592

Rights: WOR X ZA

Real African Publishers (Apr 2007)


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Divided into geographic regions and representing every African nation, this comprehensive collection of case studies explores how successful business enterprises of varying size, along with community projects, help to create jobs in Africa. A valuable guide to conducting business anywhere on the continent, this account also offers information on finding business opportunities and handling oft-encountered problems.


"A glowing portrayal of some of the entrepreneurs 'who have succeeded' in amassing 'wealth and fame in business' throughout the length and breadth of Africa. . . . One cannot help but commend Fick for taking a bold step."  —Administrative Science Quarterly

Author Biography

David Fick is a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and the author of Entrepreneurship in Africa: A Study of Successes.