n Without Prejudice - Resource nationalism : Africa
|Article Title||Resource nationalism : Africa|
|© Publisher:||JetBlue Publishers (Pty) Ltd|
|Author||Nicola Jackson, Matthew Van Der Want and Godfrey Malesa|
|Publication Date||May 2013|
|Pages||20 - 22|
Resource nationalism is not an African phenomenon. Many countries have implemented some form of resource nationalism policy. Many African countries have not being able to maintain sustainable mineral sectors which are integrated into the long-term development objectives of its people. Probably the most serious concern in recent years has been the impact of the world-wide recession on investment in mineral exploration in developing countries. Mounting difficulties in attracting investment funds have caused a reassessment of existing investment in the mining sector.
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