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Law and Regional Integration in Africa Research Task: Journal articles

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Ncube, Geoffrey, and Thato Mokotti. Regional Economic Integration and Capital Flows in the SADC Region, September 2018. Prepared for the Committee of Central Bank Governors in SADC (CCBG) by Bank of Botswana. The Research Bulletin, Volume 32, no. 1 (February 2019). Gaborone: Bank of Botswana, 2019. Shelf no. G 6873 K.BANK

Jude C. Okafor & Ernest Toochi Aniche Sr. 2017. Deconstructing Neo-Functionalism in the Quest for a Paradigm Shift in African Integration: Post-Neo-Functionalism and the Prognostication of the Proposed Continental Free Trade Area in Africa. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science 22(2): 60-72. Available: SSRN

Mevel, Simon, Jaime Moll de Alba, and Nassim Oulmane. 2016. Optimal Regional Trade-Integration Schemes in North Africa: Toward a Pro-Industrialization Policy. Journal of Economic Integration (2016): 569-608. Available: JSTOR

Páez, Laura. 2016. A Continental Free Trade Area: Imperatives for Realizing a Pan-African Market. Journal of World Trade 50(3): 533-562. Available: Google Scholar

Sparks, Donald Lee. 2016. The Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063: Implications for Economic Integration in Africa. Research in Applied Economics 8(4): 45-73. Available: Google Scholar

Owoeye, Olasupo. 2016. Regionalism and WTO Multilateralism: The Case for an African Continental Free Trade Area. Journal of World Trade 50(6): 1085-1109. Available: Google Scholar

Ba, Mahamadou Nassirou. 2016. Strategic Agricultural Commodity Value Chains in Africa for Increased Food: The Regional Approach for Food Security. Agricultural Sciences 7(09): 549. Available: Google Scholar

Mapondera, Marshal N. 2014. Prioritising an inclusive and equal trade liberalisation policy in the Continental Free Trade Area." Africa Law Today 1. Available: SSRN

Valensisi, Giovanni, Robert Lisinge, and Stephen Karingi. 2016. The trade facilitation agreement and Africa's regional integration. Canadian Journal of Development Studies 37(2): 239-259. Available: Taylor & Francis

Tanyi, Kenneth T. 2015. Assessing Africa's Two Billion Populated Market by 2063: The Facts and Fallacies of a Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA). Business and Economics Journal 6(3): 1. Available: Google Scholar

Hailu, Martha Belete. 2014. Regional Economic Integration in Africa: Challenges and Prospects. Mizan Law Review 8(2): 299-332. Available: HeinOnline

Dirar, Luwam. 2016. Norms of solidarity and regionalism: theorizing state behavior among Southern African states. Michigan State University Journal of International Law 24: 667. Available: LexisNexis Academic

Wallach, Lori M. 2002. Accountable Governance in the Era of Globalization: The WTO, NAFTA, and International Harmonization of Standards. Kansas Law Review 50: 823. Available: LexisNexis Academic.

Von Staden, Andreas. 2016. Subsidiarity in global governance: subsidiarity in regional integration regimes in Latin America and Africa. Law and Contemporary Problems 79: 27. Available: LexisNexis Academic

Owoeye, Olasupo. 2015. The TRIPS Agreement and regionalism: free trade and access to medicines in Africa. European Intellectual Property Review 37(4): 232-239. Available: Westlaw

Ukpe, Aniekan Iboro. 2010. Will EPAs foster the integration of Africa into world trade? Journal of African Law 54(2): 212-231. Available: Westlaw

Forere, Malebakeng. 2012. Is discussion of the "United States of Africa" premature? Analysis of ECOWAS and SADC integration efforts. Journal of African Law 56(1): 29-54. Available: Westlaw

Ndulo, Muna. 1993. Harmonisation of trade laws in the African Economic Community. International & Comparative Law Quarterly 42(1): 101-118. Available: Westlaw

Paez, Laura. 2016. A Continental Free Trade Area: Imperatives for Realizing a Pan-African Market. Journal of World Trade 50(3): 533. Available: HeinOnline

Lehloenya, Palallo Michael & Mpya, Maropeng Norman. 2016. Exploring the Citizen Inclusiveness and Micro-Economic Empowermnet Aspects of Regional Interogation in Africa. Law, Democracy and Development 20:91-105. Available: HeinOnline

Ismail, Faizel. 2017. The Changing Global Trade Architecture: Implications for Africa's Regional Integration and Development. Journal of World Trade 51: 1. Available: HeinOnline

Ricks, Tres. 2016. From the Abuja Treaty to the Sustainable Development Goals: Realizing Economic Integration in Africa. North Carolina Journal of International Law 42(1): 249-274. Available: HeinOnline

Kimenyi, Mwangi S. & Kuhlmann, Katrin. 2012. African Union: Challenges and Prospects for Regional Integration in Africa. Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations 13(2): 7-28. Available: HeinOnline