Migration and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

  title={Migration and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa},
  author={Oliver Bakewell},
Migration in sub-Saharan Africa, as in the rest of the world, has always been an essential element in the historical processes of social, political and economic change. Development (however defined) and migration are intertwined in a set of complex, heterogeneous, and changing relationships in which causality is never one way. In short, migration can be seen as a both a cause and consequence of development and, equally, development is both a cause and consequence of migration. Until relatively… CONTINUE READING