An Exploratory Study of Strategies to Improve Africa's Least Developed Economies; Telecommunications Infrastructure: The Stakeholders Speak

@article{Mbarika2009AnES,
  title={An Exploratory Study of Strategies to Improve Africa's Least Developed Economies; Telecommunications Infrastructure: The Stakeholders Speak},
  author={Victor Wacham A. Mbarika and Terry Anthony Byrd},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management},
  year={2009},
  volume={56},
  pages={312-328}
}
  • V. Mbarika, T. Byrd
  • Published 31 March 2009
  • Economics
  • IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management
To enjoy modern information technology applications for development, such as e-medicine, tele-edcuation, e-government, and e-commerce, the engineering management and information systems literature have vastly argued that there exist technological and nontechnological precursors to successful diffusion of such applications. Factors such as training local expertise and open competition that could be taken for granted in developed nations cannot just be ignored in the case of developing economies… 

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