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 5, Volume 1

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.

AGRODEP GAMS Training Toolbox

The AGRODEP GAMS Training Toolbox is intended to assist those interested in economic modeling-- including but not limited to general and partial equilibrium models as well as optimization problems-- by teaching them to use the GAMS software. The training is publicly available and viewable in English or French.

Mauritius 2011 Census Data

Census 2011 was the 18th Census for the Republic of Mauritius; it was taken in two rounds:  the Housing Census from 31 January to 19 June 2011 and the Population Census from 20 June to 31 July 2011. The two rounds include data on buildings, household ammenities available, employment, education, and household sizes.

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

AGRODEP Working Paper 0009

AGRODEP WP 0009, authored by AGRODEP member Olayinka Kareem under the Innovative Research Grant, examines the impact of EU import standards on African exports. All AGRODEP Working Papers can be viewed in the working paper library.



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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