The Changing Economy of Tanzania Patterns of Accumulation and Structural Change.

    This working paper explores past processes of economic transformation in Tanzania, particularly since the economic reforms of the 1980s. The paper start with the premise that it is not sufficient to look at the evolution of the rate of economic growth to assess the macroeconomic performance of the economy, particularly when making inferences about its impact on poverty reduction. What matters as well is the analysis of the changing patterns

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