Komparácia ekonomického vývoja Botswany a Demokratickej republiky Kongo od dekolonizácie
KeywordsDemokratická republika Kongo
prevalence of HIV
Democratic republic of Congo
armed conflict in the Democratic republic of Congo
Diamonds in Botswana
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AbstractThe aim of the bachelor thesis, "Comparison of economic development of Botswana and the Democratic republic of Congo since decolonisation", is to map the development of both countries since the decolonisation. In the case of Botswana, the thesis analyzes successful steps that bring the country to relative prosperity and compare it with the results of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The thesis contains the charactersitc of both countries from economic and political viewpoint. The analysis of 5 factors: good governance, the resourse curse, mining diamonds in Botswana, armed conflict in the Democratic republic of Congo and the prevalence of HIV play important role in development. Review of the current situation concentrates on foreign trade and foreign direct investments. In conclusion, the thesis concerns potential challenges of the diversification of production adn exports, privatisation and the increase of the level of education.