Arne Bigsten is Professor of
Development Economics at Göteborg
University, Sweden. His research has
concerned income distribution,
poverty and growth, rural and
industrial development, trade and aid,
and economic policy, particularly in
Eastern Africa and recently in China.
He has undertaken projects for,
among others, the World Bank,
United Nations, OECD, ILO,
WIDER and Sida.
Papers Published in World Economics:
Can Africa Catch Up?