Africans Investing in Africa: Understanding Business and by Terence McNamee, Mark Pearson, Wiebe Boer (eds.)

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26 Information came through political contacts and insiders and through participation in the politics of host communities. 28 In the process, the Wangara built what one might call an early example of an African private-public partnership in the interest of commercial consolidation and expansion. The Wangara trade consuls supervised trade, smoothed over political challenges to trade, helped resolve commercial disputes and generally worked the political system in favour of business or to undermine political decisions and processes harmful to Wangara trade.

9. Mushtaq H. pdf. 34 John Endres 10. pdf. ‘Increasing the formalization rates of small firms is unlikely to offer governments a substantial new source of revenue in the short run’ (p. 10). 11. pdf. 12. pdf. 13. pdf.

12. , p. 337. 13. Ivor Wilks, ‘The Juula and the Expansion of Islam into the Forest’, in Nehemiah Levitzion, The History of Islam in Africa (Athens: Ohio University Press, 2000), p. 94. 14. Wilks, ‘Wangara, Akan, and Portuguese I’, pp. 339–343. 15. Wilks, ‘The Juula and the Expansion of Islam’, p. 94. 16. Wilks, ‘Wangara, Akan, and Portuguese I’, p. 343. 17. Lovejoy, ‘The Role of the Wangara’, p. 173. 18. , p. 174; and Julius Adekunle, ‘Borgu and Economic Transformation 1700– 1900: The Wangara Factor’, African Economic History (Vol.

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