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What is capitalism? And is it any good?

What is capitalism? And is it good? Richard Seymour argues that capitalism, with all its flaws, is nevertheless the only system that delivers a wealthier, longer and healthier life for the majority. Africa is in a prime position to benefit from capitalism while avoiding the pitfalls that have befallen older societies.

Pinning down a fast-moving target

Africa analyst Dr Duncan Clarke, Nigerian business leader Tony Elumelu, economic commentator Greg Mills of the Brenthurst Foundation, South African publisher Khanyi Dhlomo and Africa …