The African Growth and Development Policy Modeling Consortium is an initiative aimed at positioning African experts to take a leadership role in the study of strategic development questions and the broader agricultural growth and policy debate facing African countries.

AGRODEP Newsletter No. 30: July 2014

The latest issue of the AGRODEP newsletter is now available on the AGRODEP website. It includes news about recent AGRODEP activities and features three AGRODEP members. The newsletter is published monthly. You can read the July issue and previous issues of the newsletter in the newsletter archives.

AGRODEP Working Paper 0006

WP 0006 was just released by AGRODEP. This WP, authored by AGRODEP member Reuben Alabi under the Innovative Research Grant, examines the link between foreign aid and agricultural growth. All AGRODEP Working Papers can be viewed in the working paper library.

2007 SAM for Togo

AGRODEP recently released the new 2007 Togo SAM and corresponding Data Report. The SAM and report were created by AGRODEP member Akoété Ega Agbodji. This SAM disagregates two agricultural subsectors (subsistence and export-oriented agriculture) into 10 branches. The SAM is available to AGRODEP members only.

General information on Togo can be found here.

A partial equilibrium model for trade policy analysis

This is a partial equilibrium model for trade policy analysis (PE-TRADE) which is set up in Excel. The PE-TRADE model in Excel shows multiple examples of trade policy analyses with increasing details in each worksheet. In these examples, the focus is on the response of import demand to changes in trade policy and other tax policy instruments.


31 Dec, 2014

The AGRODEP team is pleased to announce its list of training courses for the remainder of 2014. The courses were selected based on results from the 2014 training course and member satisfaction survey; in this survey, members were given a list of proposed courses and asked to select their top three based on which would be most useful for their research and professional development.

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