RaboResearch - Economic Research

Country Report

Ghana (Country report)

Ghana's main economic risk is the country's persisting twin deficit on the current account balance (of 9.4% in 2011) and fiscal balance (of 4% of GDP in 2011).

Country Report

Kenya (Country report)

The upcoming general election period may lead to political and social instability in Kenya, comparable to 2007's election unrest.

Economic Report

Successful African regional integration?

Although negotiations for a continental free trade area in Africa have started and progress is on course given recent news reports, the plan is rather optimistic.