Archives for March, 2014

Ethiopia: Behind Addis Ababa’s Construction Boom

By Daniel Teferra (PhD)* Up until the fall of the Imperial Regime of Haile Selassie in 1975, there was a free market for real estate in Addis Ababa that performed quite well. People were able to buy land and build their dream homes. They were able to own rental property and earn income. The low-income...