Botswana: How to Dig an Economy Out of a Hole

By Ruaraidh Maciver Middle East/Africa Editor, History Undergraduate Student In the aftermath of the 2008 recession, Botswana’s economy suffered perhaps more than any other African nation, with its industrial sector alone shrinking by a staggering 30%. However, a long time has passed since this critical moment in Botswana’s past, and the economic doldrums of almost a…