Trade Shocks in Developing Countries: Volume 1: Africa

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This two-volume work gathers together 23 detailed case studies from Africa, Asia, and Latin America, presenting the background causes, descriptions, results, and implications of all the recent economic upheavals in the developing world.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198293385
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 11/28/1999
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 504
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.30 (d)

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Oxford University

Free University, Amsterdam

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Table of Contents

1. Trade Shocks: Theory and Evidence, Paul Collier and Jan Willem Gunning
2. Anatomy of a Temporary Trade Shock: the Kenyan Coffee Boom, 1976-79, David Bevan, Paul Collier, and Jan Willem Gunning
3. Ghana's Management of a Temporary Windfall: The Cocoa Boom of 1976-77, Deborah Wetzel
4. The Ivorian Cocoa and Coffee Boom of 1976-79: The End of a Miracle?, Hafez Ghanem
5. Malwi's Positive Trade Shock, 1977-79, Jane Harrigan
6. Private and Public Sector Responses to the Sugar Boom in Mauritius, 1972-75, David Greenaway and Roland Lamusse
7. The Groundnut and Phosphates Boom in Sengal, 1974-77, Jean-Paul Azam and GĂ©rard Chambas
8. The Zambia Coffee Boom and Crash, 1964-80, Janine Aron
9. The Diamond Boom, Expectations, and Economic Management in Botswana, Catherine Hill and John Knight
10. The Uranium Boom in Niger, 1975-82, Jean-Paul Azam
11. Cameroon, Shanta Devarajan
12. Trade Shock, Oil Boom, and the Nigerian Economy, 1973-83, T. Ademola Oyejide
13. Multiple Trade Shocks and Partial Liberalization: Dutch Disease and the Egyptian Economy, Nemat Shafik

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