Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Padamja Khandelwal
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2004
Keywords: COMESA, SADC, Economic Partnership Agreements, rules of origin, external tariff, intraregional trade, open regionalism, Regional Development Policy,
Regional integration has been seen in Africa as a means of encouraging trade and securing economies of scale. This paper examines in detail the prospects and challenges for trade expansion in the two most prominent...