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Grounding the Dream of African Innovation Hubs: Two Cases in Kigali

Author: Friederici, N.
Published in: Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship, 23(02)
Year: 2018
Type: Academic articles

Since 2010 more than 170 African innovation hubs have been established. Critics claim that many of them are ineffective business incubators and non-competitive to Western digitalization models. Instead of discussing the pros and cons, this article focusses on two case studies of Kigalian hubs and their impact on the African digital economy.

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