CFA Franc: A Colonial Relic?

Mapping the World

13 min
Available from 09/03/2019 to 07/05/2019

In 2018 14 West African countries still use a currency dating from the French colonial period, the CFA Franc. Tied to the euro, the CFA is a stable and strong currency, but does it aid economic development in the region?


Presenter :

Emilie Aubry

Country :

France

Year :

2018