Economic Outlook

Africa's macroeconomic prospects remain favourable. In 2013, Africa maintained an average growth rate of about 4%. This compares to 3% for the global economy and underscores again the continent's resilience to global and regional headwinds. However, growth performance varied widely across country classifications and regions.

Economic Outlook Chapters 1-5

Global Value Chains Chapters 6-8

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