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Guinea-Bissau

war, reconstruction and reform

by Jens Kovsted

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Published by United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conflict -- Economic aspects -- Guinea-Bissau,
  • Guinea-Bissau -- Economic policy,
  • Guinea-Bissau -- Economic conditions -- 1974-,
  • Guinea-Bissau -- Politics and government -- 1974-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJens Kovsted and Finn Tarp.
    SeriesWorking papers -- no. 168., WIDER working papers -- WP 168.
    ContributionsTarp, Finn, 1951-, World Institute for Development Economics Research.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21747280M
    ISBN 109524550172
    OCLC/WorldCa44514171

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Guinea-Bissau, a small country on the West Coast of Africa, had been a colony of Portugal for years, and with the rise of a Portuguese fascist dictatorship, colonization of Cited by: Guinea-Bissau’s history of political instability, a civil war, and several coups (the latest in ) have resulted in a fragile state with a weak economy, high unemployment, rampant corruption, widespread poverty, and thriving drug and child trafficking.

Western Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Guinea-Bissau and Sierra Leone Geographic coordinates: This entry includes rounded latitude and longitude figures for the centroid or center point of a country expressed in degrees and minutes; it is based on the.

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