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Vient de paraître : Klas Rönnbäck, Labour and Living Standards in Pre-Colonial West Africa. The case of the Gold Coast, Routledge, 2016

vendredi 26 février 2016, par Dominique Taurisson-Mouret

Présentation éditeur :

« Sub-Saharan Africa is the poorest region in the world. But its current status has skewed our understanding of the economy before colonization. Rönnbäck reconstructs the living standards of the population at a time when the Atlantic slave trade brought money and men into the area, enriching our understanding of West African economic »

Klas Rönnbäck is an Associate Professor of Economic History at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

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