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  • South Africa: Ready to be Taken Seriously

    South Africa occupies a unique position on a continent that is undergoing a boom. The country is an economic bridge that pairs Western investors with burgeoning business opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa, and it also is a source of ideas for other developing countries eager to learn how a fledgling democracy can work in the wake of a trying past.

    South Africa occupies a unique position on a continent that is undergoing a boom. The country is an economic bridge that pairs Western investors with burgeoning business opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa, and it also is a source of ideas for other developing countries eager to learn how a fledgling democracy can work in the wake of a trying past.

    To learn more about the country, Knowledge@Wharton spoke with South Africa’s ambassador to the United States, Ebrahim Rasool. Rasool discussed the economic strength of the region — where GDP is projected to grow by 5% to 6.5% over the next two years (3.5% to 4.5% for South Africa itself) — its economic challenges and the common cause South Africa shares with other countries. The interview was arranged by theSub-Saharan African Chamber of Commerce.

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