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Africa’s New Oil and Gas Producers Must Prepare for More Disappointment in the Post-Coronavirus Era

This article was first published under a different headline by The Africa Report. Update: The World Bank working paper from which this analysis was drawn has since been published.The crash in oil and gas prices, triggered by the coronavirus pandemic and the slump in economic activity, has dealt a blow to the plans and public finances of major oil- and gas-producing countries. But a group of countries in sub-Saharan Africa…

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