Department   Undergraduate School  , School of Information and Communication
   Position   Professor
Language English
Publication Date 2017/11
Type Other
Title Training-Infrastructure-Finance (TIF) Strategy for Industrial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
Contribution Type Co-authored (other than first author)
Journal TypeJapan
Publisher JICA Research Institute
Author and coauthor Keijiro Otsuka, Tetsushi Sonobe, Fumiharu Mieno, Takashi Kurosaki, Go Shimada, Naohiro Kitano, Ken Odajima, Suguru Miyazaki
Details This paper attempts to propose a strategy to support industrial development in Sub-Saharan Africa. In particular, it offers the following three closely related components in the development strategy: sequential support, which starts with the training of entrepreneurs followed by infrastructure investment and financial support (TIF); linkage with foreign direct investment (FDI); and continued investment in human capital. This is a report of the research group on Strategic Support for Industrial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa. Members of the research group: Keijiro Otsuka, Professor at Kobe University Fumiharu Mieno, Professor at Kyoto University Tetsushi Sonobe, Professor at National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies Takashi Kurosaki, Professor at Hitotsubashi University Go Shimada, Visiting Scholar of JICA Research Institute and Associate Professor at the University of Shizuoka Naohiro Kitano, Director of JICA Research Institute Ken Odajima, Executive Senior Research Fellow of JICA Research Institute Suguru Miyazaki, Senior Representative, JICA China Office