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Author Paulais, Thierry.

Title Financing Africa's cities [electronic resource] : the imperative of local investment / Thierry Paulais ; [translated by Suzan Nolan and Leila Whittemore].

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Agence française de développement : World Bank, 2012.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxiii, 349 p. : ill., maps.
Note "This book was originally published in France as Financer les villes d'Afrique : L'enjeu de l'investissement local"--Copyright page.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Financing local investment: a review of fundamentals -- Urbanization and sectoral policies in context -- Decentralization, basic services and local governance -- Investment financing frameworks and new funding mechanisms -- Outlook for 2030-2050: which road map(s)? -- Case studies: 8 countries paired with their financing tools -- Results: an attempt to characterize countries and their tools.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Finance, Public -- Africa.
Municipal finance -- Africa.
Decentralization in government -- Economic aspects -- Africa.
Urban policy -- Africa.
Africa -- Economic conditions.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Whittemore, Leila.
Nolan, Suzan.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821394557
9780821389485 (e-book)

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