An evaluation of the single currency agenda in the ECOWAS region

Earlier this year, the 15 heads of states and governments of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) agreed to launch a new currency, the “Eco,” in January 2020. In doing so, ostensibly, the leaders believe that business people and travelers will be freed from the hassles of exchanging currencies, intra-area trade will boom, … Continue reading An evaluation of the single currency agenda in the ECOWAS region