Figure of the week: Momentum in trade going into the AfCFTA era

Trading under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) commenced just two weeks ago. Many academics, policymakers, and business leaders are hopeful that, if implemented appropriately, the landmark trade agreement could further bolster efforts toward regional integration and spur economic growth across the region more broadly. The region does enter the agreement with great momentum … Continue reading Figure of the week: Momentum in trade going into the AfCFTA era