eBook Africa In Focus: Eritrea, 1st Edition

  • Mussie G. Tesfagiorgis
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  • ISBN-10: 1598842323
  • ISBN-13: 9781598842326
  • DDC: 963.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 405 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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The greater part of Eritrea’s modern history is characterized by conflicts that have severely damaged an economy based largely on subsistence agriculture. Economic woes have been exacerbated by the recent implementation of restrictive economic policies. Today, few private enterprises remain in Eritrea, as the one-party government looks to the military and party-owned businesses to boost development.