Trade and investment policy in Africa
The studies have focused on empirically assessing the various theories linking trade with endogenous growth. An essential element of these models is the idea that knowledge will diffuse across borders making it possible ...
Promoting cross-border initiatives: lessons, perspectives and challenges
Since the beginning of the 1990s, there has been a revival of interest in economic integration in sub-Saharan Africa. In July 1990, the first Maastricht Conference on Africa, which led to the creation of the Global Coalition ...
The dynamic impact of external debt accumulation on private investment and growth in Africa
The paper attempts, using recent empirical literature, to characterize the dynamic effects of external debt on private investment rates and growth performance. It shows that once the critical threshold of external debt ...