Africa: A Story of Growth

“Africa’s steady and robust economic growth over the past decade has thrust the continent onto the world stage as a serious player. Local economies stagnated in every part of the world during the global recession of 2008 and 2009, but Sub-Saharan Africa was one of the least affected regions due to its relatively weak ties to the ¬†crisis epicenters in Europe and the US–and its growth rate has returned to previous heights.”

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From http://www.theatlantic.com/sponsored/connections/archive/2012/12/265895/#.UNd5gEAx1ZQ.tumblr

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