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Boom heading for bust

22 July 2014 By Martin Hutchinson

Senegal is raising $500 mln abroad. Borrowing from West African franc zone governments is set to jump 50 pct to $7.2 bln in 2014. But big trade deficits mean the region would struggle to cope with a sudden withdrawal of foreign liquidity – a frequent shift in emerging markets.

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