The African crisis – World Systemic and Regional Aspects

What is the responsibility of the "bad governance" of African elites in the fall of the continent as the third world diverges and what is of the earlier perverse development lacking the import substitution phase? How global capitalism set the frame and what caused the turn in the fate of global regions in the mid 70s?

The original article was published in New Left Review II/15 (May-June 2002).