Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Hans Weisfeld , and Manuela Goretti
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2008
Keywords: WAEMU, Economic Partnership Agreement, trade liberalization, trade diversion, tariff revenue, tariff rates, trade regime,
This paper provides an overview of trade reform in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) since 1996 and a quantitative assessment of potential effects on trade patterns and tariff revenue of the curr...