Knowledge Products

Economic Briefs

Date Title:
21/11/2014

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 4 (4.6 MB)

21/08/2014

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 3 (3.9 MB)

17/07/2014

Economic Brief - Employment and Productivity Growth in Egypt in a Period of Structural Change 2001-2008 (1.0 MB)

14/05/2014

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 2 (3.9 MB)

12/05/2014

Economic Brief - What policies should be implemented to address inequalities in health care in Tunisia ? (1.4 MB)

19/03/2014

Economic Brief - Labour market reforms in post-transition North Africa (449 kB)

18/12/2013

Economic Brief - Drivers and Dynamics of Fragility in Africa (336 kB)

18/12/2013

Economic Brief - "Banana Out of Republic?": Note on the Political Economy of Africa’s Transformation (107 kB)

11/12/2013

Economic Brief - The Search for Inclusive Growth in North Africa- A Comparative Approach (510 kB)

21/10/2013

Quarterly Thematic Review Central Africa- Structural Transformation in Central Africa - Issue N°2 - August 2013 (327 kB)

17/10/2013

Shale Gas and its Implications for Africa and the African Development Bank (679 kB)

10/10/2013

West Africa Monitor Quarterly - Issue 1 (1.8 MB)

23/09/2013

Economic Brief - Accelerating the AfDB’s Response to the Youth Unemployment Crisis in Africa (488 kB)

23/09/2013

Economic Brief - Fragile States Taking Part in Africa’s Inclusive Growth Take-Off (292 kB)

10/09/2013

Economic Brief - From Inherited Wealth to Productive Economy - Planning for Development in Post-Civil War Libya (158 kB)

17/06/2013

Economic Brief - Mortality in Africa: The Share of Road Traffic Fatalities (2.4 MB)

06/05/2013

Economic Brief - Health in Africa Over the Next 50 Years (2.8 MB)

19/11/2012

Economic Brief - The Political Economy of Food Security in North Africa (454 kB)

13/07/2012

Economic Brief - Open, Smart and Inclusive Development: ICT for Transforming North Africa (483 kB)

19/06/2012

Jobs, Justice and the Arab Spring - Inclusive Growth in North Africa (1.2 MB)

05/04/2012

Economic Brief - Chinese Investments and Employment Creation in Algeria and Egypt (1.1 MB)

29/12/2011

Economic Brief - Enhancing Capacity for Youth Employment in Africa (186 kB)

29/12/2011

Economic Brief - Leveraging Human Capacity and Financing from the Diaspora - Volume 2 - Issue 1 - December 2011 (395 kB)

28/11/2011

Economic Brief - Tackling Youth Unemployment in the Maghreb (1.5 MB)

16/11/2011

Africa Economic Brief - Aging Population Challenges in Africa (1.0 MB)


Working Paper Series

Date Title:
18/12/2007

Working Paper 92 - Education Expenditures and School Enrolment in Africa: Illustrations from Nigeria and Other SANE Countries (218 kB)

17/12/2007

Working Paper 91 - Health Expenditures and Health Outcomes in Africa (456 kB)

01/12/2002

Working Paper 73 - Economic and Political Causes of Civil Wars in Africa: Some Econometric Results (234 kB)

05/03/2002

Working Paper 55 - Strategic Considerations for Building a Healthy Pipeline for Bank Group Operations (347 kB)

08/02/2002

Working Paper 39 - Human Capital and Economic Development (129 kB)

07/02/2002

Working Paper 38 - Health Development in Africa (354 kB)

06/02/2002

Working Paper 37 - The Formation of Human Capital and the Economic Development of Africa: Returns to Health and Schooling Investments (466 kB)

01/08/2017

Working Paper 281 - Early Childbearing, School Attainment and Cognitive Skills (1.3 MB)

01/08/2017

Working Paper 276 - A Tax on Children? Food Price Inflation and Health (3.1 MB)

09/09/2016

Working Paper 242 - Understanding the prospective local content in the petroleum sector; and the potential impact of high energy prices on production sectors and household welfare in Uganda (1.5 MB)

21/04/2016

Working Paper 234 - The Unintended Consequences of Agricultural Input Intensification: Human Health Implications of Agro-chemical use in Sub-Saharan Africa (1.4 MB)

21/04/2015

Working Paper 221 - Employment Effects of Multilateral Development Bank Projects The Case of the African Development Bank (1.3 MB)

29/04/2014

Working Paper 201 - Does Intra-African Trade Reduce Youth Unemployment in Africa ? (1.5 MB)

03/01/2014

Working Paper 194 - The Impact of Community Development Works Programs (CWP) on Households’ Wellbeing in Albania (818 kB)

23/12/2013

Working Paper 185 - Remittances and the Voter Turnout in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Macro and Micro Level Data (0.9 MB)

23/09/2013

Working Paper 183 - Global Economic Spillovers to Africa- A GVAR Approach (607 kB)

23/09/2013

Working Paper 182 - Rising Food Prices and Household Welfare in Ethiopia: Evidence from Micro Data (1.6 MB)

23/09/2013

Working Paper 181 - Determining the Correlates of Poverty for Inclusive Growth in Africa (1.1 MB)

23/09/2013

Working Paper 180 - Marital Status, Household Size and Poverty in Nigeria: Evidence from the 2009-2010 Survey Data (1.2 MB)

23/09/2013

Working Paper 179 - Heterogeneity of the Effects of Aid on Economic Growth in Sub-Saharan: Comparative Evidence from Stable and Post-Conflict Countries (1.2 MB)

18/06/2013

Working Paper 175 - Youth Employment in Africa: New Evidence and Policies from Swaziland (1.2 MB)

14/06/2013

Working Paper 171 - Youth Unemployment and Political Instability in Selected Developing Countries (1.2 MB)

26/12/2012

Working Paper 164 - Closing the Education Gender Gap: Estimating the Impact of Girls’ Scholarship Program in The Gambia (1.3 MB)

29/10/2012

Working Paper 158 - Tackling Graduate Unemployment through Employment Subsidies an Assessment of the SIVP Programme in Tunisia (878 kB)

08/10/2012

Working Paper 155 - Youth Jobs and Structural Change: Confronting Africa’s “Employment Problem” (1.3 MB)

14/05/2012

Working Paper 149 - Accounting for Poverty in Africa: Illustration with Survey Data from Nigeria (1.3 MB)

14/05/2012

Working Paper 148 - Role of Fiscal Policy in Tackling the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Southern Africa (1.4 MB)

16/02/2012

Working Paper 145 - Assessing the Returns to Education in the Gambia (1.3 MB)

09/12/2011

Working Paper 142 - Africa’s Quest for Development: Can Sovereign Wealth Funds Help? (1.1 MB)

20/09/2011

Working Paper 137 - Does Aid Unpredictability Weaken Governance? New Evidence from Developing Countries (1.0 MB)

12/08/2011

Working Paper 135 - International Remittances and Income Inequality in Africa (1.1 MB)

23/06/2011

Working Paper 129 - China’s Engagement and Aid Effectiveness in Africa (574 kB)

28/02/2011

Working Paper 123 - Labor Market Dynamics in Tunisia: The Issue of Youth Unemployment (510 kB)

15/01/2014

Working Paper 120 - Community Based Health Insurance Schemes in Africa: The Case of Rwanda (821 kB)

02/06/2010

Working Paper 110 - Education and Employment in Malawi (2.2 MB)

10/08/2010

Working Paper 112 - Analysis of Poverty in the Democratic Republic of Congo (811 kB)


Economic and Sector Work

Date Title:
15/02/2016

From Fragility to Resilience - Managing Natural Resources in Fragile States in Africa - Summary Report (1.6 MB)

02/09/2014

Food Subsidies and Direct Social Assistance: Towards Better Targeting of Monetary Poverty and Deprivations in Tunisia (2.2 MB)

21/05/2014

Impacting West Africa- Transforming People’s lives in Liberia through Microfinance - Issue 1 (810 kB)

19/05/2014

Africa Progress Report 2014 (3.7 MB)

14/05/2014

Nigeria - 2013 - Country Profile - Leveraging Partnerships for Economic Transformation and Inclusive Growth (6.1 MB)

14/05/2014

Gabon - 2014 - Profil Pays - Ensemble pour bâtir le présent et mieux assurer l’avenir (6.4 MB)

14/05/2014

Rwanda - 2014 - Country Profile - Improving economic competitiveness to bring about shared growth - Full Report (4.2 MB)

14/05/2014

Rwanda - 2014 - Country Profile - Improving economic competitiveness to bring about shared growth - Summary Report (1.6 MB)

09/05/2014

Tracking Africa’s Progress in Figures (9.1 MB)

05/05/2014

Comparing the Real Size of Africa Economies – Highlights of the Main Findings of the 2011 Round of the International Comparison Program in Africa (1.3 MB)

22/11/2013

Morocco - Analysis of the Education and Training Sector (1.0 MB)

20/11/2013

Tunisia - Impacting North Africa - Souk At-tanmia - Promoting Jobs Innovation and Hope - Project Brief Series (562 kB)

18/09/2013

Sénégal - 2013 - Profil pays - Un aperçu des interventions du Groupe de la BAD (1.4 MB)

25/06/2013

Ethiopia - 2013 - Country Profile - Partnering for Inclusive Growth (7.6 MB)

29/11/2012

Guinée équatoriale 2020 - Agenda pour une diversification des sources de la croissance - Tome 2: Vision 2020 et axes stratégiques - Rapport d'étape (2.2 MB)

29/11/2012

Guinée équatoriale 2020 - Agenda pour une diversification des sources de la croissance - Tome 1: diagnostique stratégique - Rapport final (1.6 MB)

11/05/2012

A Comparison of Real Household Consumption Expenditures and Price Levels in Africa 2012 (1.7 MB)

14/09/2011

Regional Study on the Sustainable Livestock Development in the Greater Horn of Africa (6.7 MB)

07/07/2010

Egypt - Impacting North Africa - Highlighting the Impact of AfDB Operations in Africa - Project Briefs Series Issue 0 (584 kB)

12/03/2010

Achieving Development Results - The Contribution of the African Development Fund (2.5 MB)