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Factors Affecting Botswana's Competitiveness

This brief note, therefore, examines Botswana\\\'s competitive position and implications in light of the ranks Botswana attained from the 2011/12 GCR and earlier years

Research Group
 Macroeconomic Forecasting

  26th January 2012

 Grace G. Tabengwa

  Competition - Economic aspects; Botswana - Economic indicators



This brief note, therefore, examines Botswana’s competitive position and implications in light of the ranks Botswana attained from the 2011/12 GCR and earlier years. The analysis provides a comparison of Botswana’s performance and those of other countries on the key pillars and core indicators that inform the overall rankings to identify areas where Botswana has strengths and weaknesses in as far as competitiveness is concerned. The indicators which impact adversely on Botswana’s competitiveness and the overall performance of the pillars are they are given emphasis in the reforms and strategies

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