HAS AGOA INCREASED AGRICULTURAL EXPORTS FROM SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA TO THE UNITED STATES?

The African Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) provides preferential access to Africa's products in US markets. While proponents expect that AGOA will expand Africa's exports to the US, opponents argue that such increases are unlikely, particularly regarding agricultural exports. This paper offers new empirical evidence that is inconclusive regarding the impact of AGOA on African exports to the US.


Issue Date:
2003
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/11573
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/11573
Total Pages:
25
Series Statement:
Department of Agricultural Economics Staff Paper Series 2003-08




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