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Titre Description
- Jean Louis Brillet

Many books have been written on the subject of macroeconometric modelling that the usefulness of adding a new general contribution can be questioned. Our approach will be original in two ways.

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The objective of this AGRODEP Technical Note is two-fold. First, it aims to describe the mathematical structure of and the economic hypothesis behind the ...

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The AGRODEP Consistent Policy Aggregator Toolbox was created to assist users perform aggregation and tariff reduction senarios. Technical Note 13 provides...

- Antoine Bouët and Jeanne Metivier

This technical note aims to introduce a spatial equilibrium model (SEM) to AGRODEP members. Specifically, by using simplified data, a pedagogic tool is developed to explain the design of a spatial equilibrium model. The potential uses of the...

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In this paper, we study the sensitivity of computable general equilibrium (CGE) models to the choice of macroeconomic closure rule using the case of the standard IFPRI model for Nigeria and Tanzania. Two sets of simulations are performed: a 50...

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Development of agricultural value chains is necessary to help smallholder farmers in Africa. Domestic agricultural policies and trade policies impact all economic agents along the value chain, from farmers to traders to consumers. Thus, it is...

- Fousseini Traore, Alhassane Camara, Kike Yra Fonton

The objective of this technical note is to compare four methods (CE, OLS, Huber and Hellinger’s methods) for updating and balancing a SAM. Unlike previous studies, the contributions of this note are:

i. Going beyond the traditional...