Economic growth and openness in Africa: What is the empirical relationship?

This study examines the effects of trade policies on economic growth in Africa. The econometric methodology follows the cross-country studies by Barro ( 1991 ) and Kandiero and Chitiga ( 2003 ) with empirical application to a panel of 36 African countries observed over the period 1980 to 2009. Panel...

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Volume: 19
Main Author: Chang, Ching-Cheng
Mendy, Michael
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Taylor & Francis 01.12.2012
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 19; no. 18; pp. 1903 - 1907
Data of publication: 12/1/2012
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
Series: Applied Economics Letters
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