Series: IMF Special Issues
Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Kevin Carey , and Ulrich Jacoby
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 October 2007
Keywords: Export diversification, Trade policy, trade flows, total exports, export shares, trade patterns, rules of origin
What is the impact on trade in sub-Saharan Africa of the recent rapid growth in China and other Asian countries, and the associated commodity price boom? This paper looks at how trading patterns (both destinations...