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The Impact of Globalization on the Informal Sector in Africa Dr

@inproceedings{Verick2006TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Globalization on the Informal Sector in Africa Dr},
  author={S. Verick},
  year={2006}
}
  • S. Verick
  • Published 2006
  • Business
  • Contrary to the expectations of much of the early development literature, the informal sector has not only persisted but actually grown in many developing countries, particularly in Africa where it dominates the economy both in terms of output and employment. This growth has occurred in conjunction with increasing globalization and opening up of economies, which has provoked a debate about the impact of these processes on the informal sector. In this debate it is often argued that the poor… CONTINUE READING
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