Can Regional Integration Accelerate Development in Africa? CGE Model Simulations of the Impact of the SADC FTA on the Republic of Madagascar »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Jean-Jacques Hallaert
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2007
Keywords: CGE, SADC, trade diversion, terms of trade, regional trade, multilateral liberalization, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Trade: Forecasting and Simulation,
Madagascar plans to start phasing out its customs tariffs on imports from the Southern African Development Community in 2007. This paper uses a CGE model to evaluate the impact of the SADC FTA on Madagascar economy...