This is the 65th issue of the AREAER. It provides a description of the foreign exchange arrangements, exchange and trade systems, and capital controls of all IMF member countries.
At a time when job creation tops the policy agenda globally, this issue finds that while fiscal policy cannot substitute for comprehensive reforms, it can support job creation in many ways.
GFSR, October 2014 : Risk Taking, Liquidity, and Shadow Banking: Curbing Excess while Promoting Growth
Overall, this report’s assessment is that current stability risks call for increased vigilance.
This WEO examines the overall global outlook, the prospects for individual countries and regions, the benefits of increased public infrastructure investment, and the extent to which global imbalances have narrowed.
The report covers the work of the Executive Board and contains financial statements from May 2013 to April 2014. It describes the IMF's support for its 188 member countries, with an emphasis on the core areas of IMF responsibility.
This book develops a practical methodology to show how major environmental damage from energy can be quantified for different countries and used to design efficient energy taxes.
Natural resources are valuable but finite non-renewable national assets. This handbook explains how tax policy affects natural resource tax administration.