Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Dorothy Engmann , Ousmane Dore , and Benoít Anne
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2003
Keywords: Contagion, Regressions, neighboring countries, gdp growth, real gdp, terms of trade, History of Thought: Macroeconomics, General Aggregative Models: Neoclassical, Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance,
This paper evaluates the impact of the sociopolitical crisis in Côte d'Ivoire on the economies of its neighbors. Using a nonsubjective weighted index of regional instability in cross-country time-series regressions...