This book argues that Latin America can rise to the various challenges it faces, as policymakers in the region implement reforms in education, energy, and other sectors.
This issue discusses economic developments in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan, which continue to reflect the diversity of conditions prevailing across the region.
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.
Growth in much of Africa is expected to remain strong. The Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is exacting a heavy toll, with spillovers to neighboring 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.