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Blockchain can bring big social benefits to emerging economies — but it has limitations, note experts at a Wharton forum.
Opportunity International believes that empowering entrepreneurs and educating children can help break the poverty cycle. Fintech is a great enabler towards this goal, notes the group's executive director.
American Homebuilders of West Africa builds homes for locals while giving foreign investors a robust return.
Nonprofit myAgro's novel financing model is transforming the way African farmers pay for their harvests.
A strong aviation industry can boost African economies, but entrenched interests and other hurdles must be removed, say the authors of 'Fly Africa.'
In his recent book, Steve Wallace chronicles his journey to create a gourmet chocolate company in Ghana.
Few military leaders hold as much allure for historians as Hannibal. Archaeologist Patrick N. Hunt writes in his new book that much of his success came from strong finances.
New Wharton research looks at why kerosene is used widely in countries with undeveloped electricity grids – and why innovative alternatives aren’t gaining traction.
A nonprofit is planning to use the blockchain to fight corruption and remedy pollution in the Niger Delta. Will it work?
Hopes have receded for a steady recovery of South Africa’s fragile economy with the downgrade earlier this month of the country’s credit rating to junk status.