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Mjimba, V. (2022) The Malabo Declaration and African Continental Free Trade Area: a case for supranational industrial policy. (HSRC Policy Brief, January).

This policy brief argues a case for a supranational industrial policy, akin to mission-oriented policies, supporting the agriculture industr...

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Bank, L. (2022) Liberation and looted malls: fractured urbanism and suburban nationalism in South Africa in the time of Covid. Lesedi Field Notes. 24:55-66.

In 2003, Ivor Chipkin (2003) published a study which found that the provision of improved physical infrastructure (taps, housing, new school...

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