Series: IMF Special Issues
Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , and Yongzheng Yang
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 20 September 2005
Keywords: Trade, Trade policy, trade liberalization, intraregional trade, regional integration, trade barriers, regional trade
The generally disappointing record of African RTAs warrants a reexamination of the underlying assumptions. Is the record disappointing because no preconditions were established to make the RTAs beneficial, d...