Housing and Urbanization in Africa : Unleashing a Formal Market Process

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Paul COLLIER (2012)
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In many African countries a market for private provision of formal sector mass housing is largely absent. This is not inevitable, but is the consequence of policy failure surrounding five key issues. The affordability of housing, with costs often inflated by inappropria... View more
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