TRANSPORTATION AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN BOTSWANA: A CASE STUDY

The transport sector in Botswana has played an important role in economic growth in the 23 years following independence. The country has been fortunate in discovering natural resources to finance economic developments, and sound policies have ensured that the transport sector grew at an affordable pace commensurate with demands for services. The system of national planning and project appraisals, major historical developments in transport, and policies that have evolved to encourage future growth are highlighted.

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 211-219
  • Monograph Title: Transportation and Economic Development, 1990, proceedings of a conference, November 5-8, 1989, Williamsburg, Virginia
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00603657
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309050243
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Feb 28 1991 12:00AM