Title:Fragile Countries and the 2008-2009 Crisis
Author(s):ALLEN, Franklin; GIOVANNETTI, GiorgiaDate:2010Type of Publication:Working PaperSeries/Report no.:EUI RSCAS; 2010/13; European Report on DevelopmentAbstract:This paper analyses the channels through which the economic and financial crisis of 2008-2009 is
transmitted to fragile countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Trade stands out as the main direct channel,
even though intra-Africa ...