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The Mobile Economic Revolution
25 Mar 2014
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The Mobile Economic Revolution

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RethinkHIV researcher and Post-Doctoral Fellow in Economics at the University of Oxford, Olivier Sterck, has written a blog for the Centre for the Study of African Economies about mobile use in Africa. The blog, Mobile Technologies in Africa, based on a panel presentation at the CSAE annual conference, is worth reading in full. Olivier presents these two images (from the GSM Association via Isaac Mbiti’s CSAE presentation), which speak volumes: The left-hand image shows GSM coverage in 1999, while the...

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