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. 41: November 2015

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 November issue and previous issues of the newsletter in the newsletter archives.

AGRODEP Working Paper No. 0019

AGRODEP recently released Working Paper 0019, "Mother’s Education and Children’s Nutrition Outcomes in Burkina Faso: Is there a Strong Causal Relationship?" authored by AGRODEP member Eugenie Maiga

All AGRODEP Working Papers can be viewed in the working paper library.

2005 Burkina Faso SAM

The 2005 Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for Burkina Faso is an agricultural-focused SAM and, as such, it is mainly elaborated from the Agricultural Supply and Use Table (ASUT) for the same year

Key statistics and AGRODEP documentation on Burkina Faso 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.


1 Jan, 2015 - 31 Dec, 2015

AGRODEP is pleased to announce the continuation of the AGRODEP Award for Excellence in Publication. The objective of this initiative is to provide an incentive for, and to reward excellent publications by AGRODEP members in top ranking academic journals.

This initiative will increase members’ visibility both within and outside of Africa and contribute to AGRODEP’s overall policy impact.  

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