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Opinion: Trouble Amid Plenty in Emerging Africa

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Trouble Amid Plenty in Emerging Africa
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August 13, 2014
Project Syndicate
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Africa is changing dramatically – and so are outsiders’ attitudes toward it, with the US finally seeming determined to catch up with China, Europe, and India in their interest in the continent. US President Barack Obama’s recent summit with 40 African heads of state and more than 200 US and African business leaders suggests a new, more confident mood.

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