COVID-19, Inequality, and Social Stratification in Africa

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The global health emergency reflects systemic global inequalities central to which is social stratification in Africa. While existing analyses frame Africa as needy of global ‘help’, this editorial argues that whether in terms of the economics of inequality, pandemics, or recovery, Africa can teach the rest of the world key lessons.
Original languageEnglish
JournalAfrican review of economics and finance
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)3-37
Number of pages35
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2020
MoE publication typeB1 Journal article

Fields of Science

  • 5203 Global Development Studies
  • COVID-19, Africa, Inequality

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