Ethiopia Essay

Ethiopia Essay

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TOPIC: Ethiopia
Introduction paragraphs
The history of Ethiopia’s development.
Ethiopia brief history in the colonial era.
Body paragraphs
1. First paragraph
Economic development since 2000 till present and agriculture as the major contributor
Growth theory,
Examples of theories and strategies; growth model, structural model
2. Next paragraph
Factors that affect development as a general process in Ethiopia, Strategies implemented by the government and policies on the economic development and economic growth challenges.
Examples of the Ethiopian government policies and strategies use thus far to boost the local economy.
3. Next paragraph
Successes and failures of economic strategies implemented by the government o Ethiopia
Conclusion
Recap on the discussion, highlight the important factors discussed and summaries the papers and what was the aim of the paper.


Introduction
Ethiopia an African country officially known as the Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, and famously know as one of the oldest location of human life to scientists. Ethiopia is located in the horn of Africa (east of Africa). It is argued that Ethiopia was the only African country to defeat a European colonial power and retain its sovereignty as an independent country. It is argued that Ethiopia was conquered by Italy in 1935 and regained its independence in 1941 on the 5th of May and the ruler of that era was Halie Selassi. Ethiopia’s major economic contributor is the agriculture sector with a 46% of gross domestic product and a labour force of 85% by agriculture (Ethiopia’s gross domestic product by sector). Ethiopia is a federal republic state this means that there is no monarch and that the state exercise democra...


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References
Global Green Growth Institute (2011), Green Growth in Ethiopia: Project report, Global Green Growth Institute, Seoul
Menyah, K, & Wolde-Rufael, Y 2013, 'GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE AND ECONOMIC GROWTH: THE ETHIOPIAN EXPERIENCE, 1950-2007', Journal Of Developing Areas, 47, 1, pp. 263-280, Academic Search Complete, EBSCOhost, viewed 24 March2014.
Martins, P. M.G. 2007, “The impact of external aid on government spending, revenue and domestic borrowing in Ethiopia”, International Poverty Centre Working Paper no. 41.
White, P 2005, 'War and Food Security in Eritrea and Ethiopia, 1998–2000', Disasters, 29, pp. 92-113, Academic Search Complete, EBSCOhost, viewed 25 March 2014.
http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTARD/Resources/335807-1330620492317/8478371-1330712171692/Module5-IAP4.pdf
http://www.ethiopians.com/Ethiopia_GTP_2015.pdf

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