The Next Africa: An Emerging Continent Becomes a Global Powerhouse
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Magazine) for International Business/Globalization.. Winner of Axiom Best Business Book Award (sponsored by Inc
Packed with profiles; personal stories, research and analysis, The Next Africa is a paradigm-shifting guide to the events, trends, and people reshaping Africa's relationship to the world. It will no longer be "The Hopeless Continent", nor will it become an overnight utopia. The Next Africa introduces readers to the continent's burgeoning technology movement, rising entrepreneurs, groundbreaking philanthropists, and cultural innovators making an impact in music, fashion, and film. The Next Africa captures this story. Bright and Hruby also connect Africa's transformation to its contemporary immigrant diaspora, illustrating how this increasingly affluent group will serve as the thread that pulls the continent's success together. Finally, The Next Africa suggests a fresh framework for global citizens, public pol
A Must-Read for anyone who asks: "Why Africa?" and everybody should ask irwin barkan The Next Africa: An Emerging Continent Becomes A Global PowerAuthors: Jake Bright & Aubrey HrubyBy: Irwin Barkan August-2016In April 2014 Nigeria quietly passed South Africa as the largest economy in Africa, its GDP registering at $510 Billion – a staggering increase of 1,600% from its 1990 GDP of $31 Billion. The country also proudly announced the completion of a historic $1 Billion bond placement with J.P. Morgan to globa. "Success in Africa Stories" according to A Customer. Tells stories about who are the entrepreneurs who have achieved success, wealth, and recognition in their African homelands, and how they did it and what to expect in the rapid growth and transformation of Africa over the next 50 years.. "Five Stars" according to Michael Stratton. Great book for those familiar with Africa!