Liberia (Vol 12, 2015)
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The year was in large part dominated by the Ebola Virus Disease (evd) outbreak, though who tentatively declared the outbreak over on 9 May. The economy suffered throughout the year, largely as a result of falling commodity prices. Corruption scandals, including some related to misappropriation of funds meant to combat the evd epidemic, dominated the political scene, revealing the depth of public distrus…

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Gberie, Lansana, “Liberia (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 24 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0012>
First published online: 2016



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