Title:Who profits from trade facilitation initiatives? : implications for African countries Author(s):HOEKMAN, Bernard M. ; SHEPHERD, BenDate:2015Citation:
- Journal of African trade, 2015, Vol. 2, No. 1-2, pp. 51-70
Type:ArticleSeries/Number:[Global Governance Programme]; [Global Economics]Abstract:Extensive research has demonstrated the existence of large potential welfare gains from measures to facilitate trade — reduce trade costs — for African countries in particular. However, concerns have been expressed by ...
Title:Impact of South-South FDI and trade on the export upgrading of African economies Author(s):AMIGHINI, Alessia; SANFILIPPO, MarcoDate:2014Citation:
- World development, 2014, Vol. 64, pp. 1-17
Type:ArticleSeries/Number:[Global Governance Programme]; [Global Economics]Abstract:We explore the impact of FDI and imports on the upgrading of African exports. We find that South South flows impact differently from North South ones on the ability of recipients to absorb the positive spillovers. Results ...