by Dirk Willem te Velde, Phyllis Papadavid, Maximiliano Mendez-Parra
Overseas Development Institute Briefing Papers, July 2016
This briefing discusses the actual and potential economic impact of Brexit on developing countries. Brexit will have major implications for developing countries, whether or not the UK actually leaves the EU. Different countries will be affected in different ways, depending on how the UK exits. There are mostly negative effects for developing countries, but some positive ones too. Policies at various levels can help to mitigate the shock or mitigate the impact of the shock.