Explaining the Determinants of China and India’s Development Cooperation in Africa

  • Philani Mthembu
Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)


This chapter applies the method of qualitative comparative analysis (QCA) to analyse the data. It thus draws up raw data and truth tables for the determinants of development cooperation from China and India in Africa, before interpreting the findings with the application of Boolean algebra. This chapter thus specifies very clearly what the primary causes for the outcome of interest were throughout the period under examination.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philani Mthembu
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  1. 1.Institute for Global DialogueAssociated with the University of South Africa (UNISA)PretoriaSouth Africa

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