Cancún and post-Cancún briefing papers on Africa and the Doha development agenda : the current state of play in the negotiations
The multilateral trading system embodied in the World Trade Organization has contributed significantly to economic growth, development and employment throughout the past fifty years, particularly in the light of the global ...
Policy paper on engendering budgetary processes : no gender no poverty reduction
This background paper following a desk study by the African Centre for Women (ACW) of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) aims to spark policy debate on gender dimensions of the relationship between national budgetary ...
Defining priorities for regional integration : consensus statement and the way ahead
This paper focuses on African development forum III defining priorities for regional integration. Africa's regional integration efforts have been hampered by many factors, including the failure to achieve economic ...
The economic dimension to the African Union
This Issues Paper is intended to identify some of the principal issues surrounding African regional economic integration and the African Union. Economic integration in Africa is an imperative if the continent is to achieve ...
Public expenditure and service delivery in Africa : perspectives on policy and institutional framework
This document presents a ECA Policy research report on Public Expenditure and Service Delivery in Africa, and Perspectives on Policy and Institutional Framework, that took place in Addis Ababa 2007.
Unlocking Africa's trade potential in the global economy : policy paper
After fi fty years of very signifi cant progress, the future of the multilateral system of trade negotiations is currently surrounded by great uncertainty. Th e collapse of the Cancun World Trade Organization (WTO) ...
Compendium of intra-African and related foreign trade statistics=Compendium des statistiques du commerce intra-Africain et des échanges extérieurs de l'Afrique
The third edition of the Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics is a combined edition of two former publications: Foreign Trade Statistics for Africa, series A: Direction of trade; and Foreign ...
Les processus de création du marché commun africain : une vue d'ensemble
Dans un environnement caractérisé par une croissance rapide, la libéralisation et la concurrence, la plupart des pays dans le monde aspire à améliorer leur situation économique en signant des accords avec ...
Optimal Commodity Taxation Efficiency and Equity Aspects.
This document focused on fiscal policy and growth in Africa: fiscal federalism, decentralization and the incidence of taxation.