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 Bulletin: Edition 6, Volume 3

The AGRODEP Bulletin is a publication that provides insight into major economic development issues in Africa. It presents research and capacity building activities undertaken by AGRODEP and announces the publication of new economic data and statistics on Africa. You can read the current issue and previous issues of the Bulletin in the Bulletin archives.

Working Paper No. 0033

Trade Performance and Potential of North African Countries: An Application of a Stochastic Frontier Gravity Model by L.D. Tamini, H.E. Chebbi, and A. Abbassi is the latest addition to the AGRODEP Working Paper series. This project explores trade potential vs. realized trade in Northern Africa.

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

2011-2012 Benin DHS

The Benin 2011-12 DHS is the fourth nationally representative DHS survey conducted in Benin. This data focuses on fertility, sexual activity, infant mortality, STIs, and other general health information.

Key statistics and AGRODEP documentation on Benin can be found here.

Macroeconometric Modelling Toolbox

The Macroeconometric Modelling Toolbox gives users a complete set of elements to build their own models. This approach focuses exclusively on Africa and the specific issues and strategies that should be taken into consideration when modeling this region. The model is available to AGRODEP members only.


28 Nov, 2016 - 30 Nov, 2016 Dakar, Senegal

The course aims at presenting and training members on the MIRAGRODEP-AEZ model built at IFPRI under the Program of Accompanying Research for Agricultural Innovation (PARI), in partnership with the Center for Development Research (ZEF)-University of Bonn. 

Applications for this series will be accepted until October 7, 2016. Course outline and description are subject to change.

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