Journal of African Trade

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Research Article

Regional Integration and Growth Spillovers: Is Africa an Economic Space?

Abdoulaye Seck, Founty Alassane Fall, Khadidiatou Aidara
In Press, Uncorrected Proof, Available Online: 29 July 2020
Market integration is often associated with economic growth spillovers, to the extent that strengthened trade linkages would make economic growth in one country an opportunity for growth to its partners. This paper uses a spatial dynamic panel data approach to analyze the extent to which Africa and its...
Research Article

The Demand for Imports and Exports in Africa: A Survey

Michael Olabisi, W. Charles Sawyer
In Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online: 13 June 2020
To drive economic development, it is important for policy makers to have a good understanding of the linkages between imports, exports, and the rest of the economy. This is particularly true for Africa. The continent depends on exports of commodities to finance imports of manufactured goods for consumption...