West Africa and the global financial crisis


West Africa and the global financial crisis

edited by Diery Seck

Africa World Press, c2013

  • : pbk

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"In June 2010, West African scholars ... met in Accra, Ghana, with senior officials of West African Central Banks, the African Development Bank (AfDB), the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to debate for two days on issues pertaining to regional integration in their sub-region."--Foreword

Contributions in English or French

Includes bibliographical references and index


  • The impact of the global financial crisis on West African economies / Diery Seck
  • Patterns of economic shocks in the WAMZ member countries / Douglason Omotor
  • West African monetary zone as an optimum currency / Edward E. Ghartey
  • L'UEMOA à 15 ans : bilan et stratégies futures / Diery Seck
  • Towards a West African monetary zone : beyond stylized convergence criteria / Oladele Omosegbon
  • Les effets non lineaires de l'inflation sur la croissance dans l'UEMOA / Adama Combey and Kako Nubukpo
  • Inflation and growth : an estimate of the optimal (threshold) levels of inflation in the WAMZ / Temitope Oshikoya and Abu Bakar Tarawalie
  • Fiscal operations in the West African sub-region : implications for regional economic integration / Akpan Ekpo & Udoma Afangideh
  • Africa's financial and trade policy challenges under regional integration / William Amponsah
  • Bank concentration and monetary policy transmission : an evaluation in West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) and lessons for West African Monetary Union (WAMZ) / R. Seydou Ouédraogo
  • Stock market volatility and convergence in the WAMZ : implications for monetary union / Terfa Williams Abraham
  • Does regional euro-currency integration promote human development in sub-Saharan Africa? / Juliet Elu and Gregory N. Price
  • Education, regional integration, and development in West Africa / Kwabena Gyimah-Brempong