Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): David Coe , and Alexander Hoffmaister
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 1998
Keywords: gravity model, trade, bilateral trade, trading patterns, world trade, trade liberalization, trading blocs
We estimate a gravity model to address the question of whether Africa’s bilateral trade with industrial countries is “unusual” compared with other developing country regions. Our main finding i...