What constraints do history and the global economy place upon Africa's economic development? To answer this question, Alemayehu Geda offers a study of international finance and trade in Africa using a global macro model focused on the region.
ALEMAYEHU GEDA is Assistant Professor at the Department of Economics, Faculty of Business and Economics, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. He has been involved in a number of studies for the Economic Commission for Africa, the Organization of African Unity and is a member of the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC). Alemayehu Geda has also worked as resident macroeconomist at the Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis. (KIPPRA).