• This is the course blog for ECON 3510 African Economic Development offered the Spring term at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. It will include abbreviated versions of the Power Point presentations and some notes that will be used during the course. The Course Outline and Reading List plus all other administrative announcements and matters will be posted. The site also serves as a medium of exchange of views and questions of a general nature for the course.

V.B LABOUR AND LIVELIHOODS, FORMAL AND INFORMAL: LABOUR FORCE, EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT

February 8, 2017, ECON 3510

 Source: LRS Chapter 8

Power Point Presentation: Africa V.B Labour Force, Employment and Unemployment

 

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V. LABOUR AND LIVELIHOODS, FORMAL AND INFORMAL: THE “INFORMAL SECTOR” IN AFRICA

Power point presentation:  Africa V. A 2014, Informal Sector

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IV. EDUCATION AND HEALTH

Power Point Presentation: Africa IV Education and Health

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III.A DEMOGRAPHY AND AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT

Power Point Presentayion:

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III.B INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION AND AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT

Power Point Presentation: Africa III.B International Migration and its Developmental Implications

 

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Africa II. Structure, Poverty, Gender and Data

Power Point Presentation:  Africa II. Structure Poverty and Gender

 

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I.C INTRODUCTION: HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVES ON SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

Power Point Presentation:

I.C. Introduction: Historical Perspectives

The Ruins of Great Zimbabwe Today

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IB. INTRODUCTION: GEOGRAPHICAL CONTEXT FOR AFRICAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Power Point Presentation:

I.B  Introduction: The Geographical Context for African Economic Development

Elevation map of Africa

The Face of Drought, Ethiopia January 2016

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I.A INTRODUCTION: AFRICA’S DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES

Power Point presentation: 

African Economic Development,  1A Introduction: Africa’s Development Challenge.

  

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ECON 3110, WINTER 2017, COURSE OUTLINE, READING LIST AND INFORMATION ON THE COURSE

ECON 3510, African Economic Development, January 5, 2017, Course Oultine & Information on the Course

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