Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
xvii, 247 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
An examination of how Botswana overcame the legacies of exceptional resource deficiency and colonial neglect, to transform itself from one of the poorest nations of the world to a middle income economy. Contributions review how economic, social and institutional policies interacted to produce successful poverty reduction.