Mozambique 2013

Hanlon, Joseph (2014). Mozambique 2013. In: Mehler, Andreas; Melber, Henning and van Walraven, Klaas eds. Africa Yearbook : Politics, Economy and Society South of the Sahara 2013. Africa Yearbook (10). Leiden: Brill.



The implication of having one of the world's largest gas fields is dawning on local elites and everyone wants a share. After 20 years of peace, Renamo launched new attacks on road traffic and the army. Doctors went on strike. The gas field is not yet producing, but $624 m in capital gains taxes transformed relations with donors. Meanwhile, governing party Frelimo's main concerns were succession and the success of an opposition in local elections. [math mode missing closing $]

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