Posts by Courtney Lindsay

Dr Courtney Lindsay, independent trade consultant and former doctoral researcher at the University of the West Indies

Revisiting the developmental state 7: understanding the Mauritius ‘miracle’

What do the high levels of development and economic upgrading achieved by a small Indian Ocean island country tell us about the notion of the developmental state? Mauritius’ growth trajectory from a monocrop economy at its independence in 1968 to an upper-middle income and highly diversified economy today is frequently considered a miracle and has been described as ‘one of … Continue reading

7 November 2017 by Courtney Lindsay
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