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COVID-19 Pandemic Underscores the Necessity of a Renewed U.S. Effort to Promote Economic Freedom in Africa   [open pdf - 146KB]

From the Key Takeaways: "[1] The coronavirus pandemic is wounding many African economies. Recovery will require a private sector freed from burdensome regulatory environments. [2] The U.S. should focus its Africa initiatives on promoting economic freedom, advancing free market policies, and promoting a strong and vibrant private sector. [3] The U.S. should rapidly implement the Prosper Africa initiative, plan a private sector-focused leaders forum, and prioritize African regulatory reform initiatives."

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Issue Brief No. 5076
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2020-05-18
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