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Title:The Present Crisis of the Tanzanian Economy: Notes on the Economics and Politics of Devaluation
Author:Singh, AjitISNI
Periodical:Africa Development: A Quarterly Journal of CODESRIA (ISSN 0850-3907)
Geographic term:Tanzania
Economics and Trade
Politics and Government
international relations
External link:https://www.jstor.org/stable/43658082
Abstract:The main purpose of this paper is to analyse the nature of the disequilibria which the Tanzanian economy faces and to examine whether or not a large devaluation of the currency will provide a suitable solution for the country's economic difficulties: Introduction - The structural disequilibrium of the Tanzanian economy - The economics of devaluation in Tanzania - Devaluation and foreign balance - Devaluation, inflation and the budget; the politics of devaluation - Devaluation, technical adjustment, and real effective exchange rates - Conclusion: the international politics of devaluation and Tanzania's policy choices. Notes, ref., sum. in French, tab.