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Title

  • Main Title U.S. Trade and Investment Relationship with Sub-Saharan Africa: The African Growth and Opportunity Act

Creator

  • Author: Jones, Vivian C.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in International Trade and Finance

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2010-02-04

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report presents perspectives on African economic trends and provides an overview of U.S. trade and investment flows with sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). It discusses the provisions of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and the changes that have occurred since its enactment. It concludes with a brief discussion of issues of congressional interest.
  • Physical Description: 35 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Developing countries
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic conditions -- Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic development
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign economic relations -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- U.S.
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy

Coverage

  • Place Name: Africa

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL31772
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL31772_2010Feb04
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc505532