Post-war Africa has been the scene of impressive growth episodes. Arvind Subramanian and Devesh Roy document sixteen of these at the start of a recent article on one of the most impressive:
("Who Can Explain the Mauritian Miracle? Meade, Romer, Sachs, or Rodrik?," from In Search of Prosperity. Analytic Narratives on Economic Growth, edited by Dani Rodrik.
Revised: "impressive growth episodes" instead of "a lot of impressive growth episodes." January 4, 2006