Check out this bibliography about the new economic, social and political scenarios in Africa. It gathers essential reading to understand a new reality emerging in the continent.
OECD Development Centre (2010), Perspectives on Global Development, 2010.
The 2010 Perspectives on Global Development: Shifting Wealth looks at the major realignment of the global economy that has taken place in the last two decades. Economic and political power has been shifting towards the developing world and emerging economies thanks to high and sustained growth rates in large developing countries, particularly the Asian giants of China and India.