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Restrictive Trade Policies as Hurdle to Pass for Africa: Evidence from the European Union's Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

Project    Medals for Research on Development 2013-14 -
Author   Olayinka Idowu Kareem
Date   2014
Description   This study inquires the following; do the EU standard requirements enhance Africa's exports? What are the standards required for agriculture exports in the EU? Is there any border rejection or refusal in this market for Africa's agriculture exports? Thus, this study draws its objective, which is to investigate the impact of EU standard requirements (hurdles to pass before market access) on Africa's exports.
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