The Covid-19 Pandemic and Structural Transformation in Africa: Evidence for Action

Author
Julia Leininger, Christoph Strupat, Yonas Adeto, Abebe Shimeles, Wilson Wasike
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
German Development Institute (DIE)
Abstract
Direct and indirect effects' of the Covid-19 pandemic on the prospects of structural transformation in Africa are at the core of this study. It is comprehensive and identifies patterns of country groups. Social cohesion matters for effective policy responses and longer-term sustainable development.
Topic
Sustainable Development Goals, Pandemic, COVID-19
Political Geography
Africa