The aim of this special issue is to contribute to the stock of knowledge on economic integration by demonstrating what COMESA has achieved, the development challenges being addressed, and the ways forward on the basis of development practices in the region and around the world.
The issue’s articles will be interdisciplinary, will be relevant to and promote development practice, and will come from various research areas including trade and economics, science and technology, entrepreneurship and law.
The issue is expected to benefit a wide readership including government policy makers and implementers, practitioners and opinion leaders in regional integration, academic and research institutions, the private sector, and civil society organisations.
Suitable topics include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Industrial and market integration
- Science and technology
Submission of manuscripts: 15 February, 2014
Notification to authors: 15 April, 2014
Final versions due: 15 May, 2014