TITLE

Sub-Saharan Africa: Niger

PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Handbook of Country Risk 2005-2006;2005, p399
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
The article presents a risk assessment of the economic and political conditions in Niger in 2005. Various factors influenced economic growth, including the performance of the mineral sector and agriculture. The country has depended on international community backing resulting in the cancellation of foreign debt under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries initiative in April 2004.
ACCESSION #
21411278

 

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