Sub-Saharan Africa: Senegal

February 2005
Handbook of Country Risk 2005-2006;2005, p405
Book Chapter
The article presents a risk assessment of the economic and political conditions in Senegal in 2005. Economic growth is spurred by various factors, including household consumption and public spending. Fiscal deficit in 2004 has been attributed to the cost of structural reforms and farm support. The government has introduced a concession law in connection with an infrastructure program involving strategic foreign partners.


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