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Liberia and Sierra Leone went through
painstaking a post-conflict restoration process after civil wars that ravaged
them in the last decade of the 20th century. In 2018, newly elected leaders in
Freetown and Monrovia face the task of restoring growth in the economies badly
hindered by 2014-2015 Ebola epidemic and low commodity prices.
Teresa Nogueira Pinto
Since the end of Angola’s civil war (1975-2002), oil production in the country has rapidly increased. Production more than doubled between 2004 and 2008, from 800,000 to 1.7 million barrels per day, stabilizing at around 1.8 million bpd in 2015. Oil revenues alone injected an estimated $470 billion into Angolan state coffers between 2002 and 2014. But the recent dr...
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Professor Stefan Hedlund
Dr. James Jay Carafano