The Democratic Republic of the Congo is making significant strides on both the political and economic fronts to extricate itself from one of the bloodiest wars in African history. This remarkable turnaround offers other countries and the international community valuable lessons in preventing conflict and in coping with postconflict recovery. This book also provides a summary of the most recent research on conflict, an analysis of the causes of conflicts in Africa, and an outline of their key economic characteristics.Mr. Jean A. P. ClAcment ... In particular, the financial system has become irrelevant in mobilizing savings and providing credit to the economy. Empowered by the ... resulting hyperinflation, and of the initial response of the monetary authorities.
|Title||:||Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa, Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Author||:||Mr. Jean A. P. Clément|
|Publisher||:||International Monetary Fund - 2005-02-07|