14 December 2016
The latest version of the Economist contains a boldly-titled piece: ‘Mobile phones are transforming Africa‘. The general sense in the piece is that, where connectivity exists, mobile phones and ... Read More Are mobile phones transforming Africa?
20 October 2016
My colleagues Nicolas Friederici, Sanna Ojanperä, and I have recently finished a paper in which we analyse ‘Grand Visions’ of how Internet connectivity affects development in Africa. In the paper, we ... Read More The Impact of Connectivity in Africa: Grand Visions and the Mirage of Inclusive Digital Development