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Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe

Europe Hitting Its Stride

The European recovery is strengthening and broadening appreciably. Real GDP growth is projected at 2.4 percent in 2017, up from 1.7 percent in 2016, before easing to 2.1 percent in 2018.

IMF Financial Operations 2016

Describes the IMF's financial organization, policies and lending arrangements, and financial statements, reflecting all policy decisions through April 2016.

How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations

How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations »

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Richard Allen , and Miguel Alves

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475551983.061

ISBN: 9781475551983

Keywords: public corporations, state-owned enterprises, risk, financial supervision, accountability, fiscal risks, government subsidies, government guarantees, oversight, legal framework

Many studies have highlighted how failures of public corporations (otherwise known as state-owned enterprises) can result in huge economic and fiscal costs. To contain the risks associated with these costs, an effe...

China Spillovers
			: New Evidence From Time-Varying Estimates

China Spillovers : New Evidence From Time-Varying Estimates »

Series: Spillover Notes

Author(s): Davide Furceri , João Tovar Jalles , and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475546637.062

ISBN: 9781475546637

Keywords: growth, global economic growth, global financial crisis, rebalancing, China, growth slowdown, recession, shocks, transmission channels, trade

Until recently, China has been the leading contributor to global economic growth and-since the recent global financial crisis-a stabilizing driver of its evolution. However, as China recently began to rebalance its...

Articles of Agreement

Articles of Agreement »

Series: Articles of Agreement

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2016

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484333778.013

ISBN: 9781484333778

Keywords: currency, drawing rights, special drawing rights, currencies, transactions

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Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2016

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2016 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475598148.012

ISBN: 9781475598148

Keywords: exchange, foreign exchange, exchange rate, currency, market

The AREAER provides a description of the foreign exchange arrangements, exchange and trade systems, and capital controls of all IMF Member countries....

IMF Financial Operations 2016

IMF Financial Operations 2016 »

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475532197.071

ISBN: 9781475532197

Keywords: interest, lending, debt, reserve, income

IMF Financial Operations 2016 provides a broad introduction to how the IMF fulfills its mission through its financial activities. It covers the financial structure and operations of the IMF and also provides backgr...

How to Design and Enforce Tobacco Excises?

How to Design and Enforce Tobacco Excises? »

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Patrick Petit , and Janos Nagy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475546651.061

ISBN: 9781475546651

Keywords: tobacco, excise taxes, revenue, revenue raising, health, taxation levels, earmarks, collection, illegal trade, enforcement

Taxing tobacco can help raise much needed revenue and save lives, but it needs to be done well. This 'How-to' note provides guidance on the basics of tobacco taxation. How high should tobacco taxes be? Should we u...

How to Check Integrity of Fiscal Data

How to Check Integrity of Fiscal Data »

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Pokar Khemani , and Benoit Wiest

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475546736.061

ISBN: 9781475546736

Keywords: Malawi, Nicaragua, fiscal reporting, international standards, fiscal transparency, government financial statistics, data, data integrity, public financial management, reconciliation

The accuracy and reliability of government accounts and fiscal data is an issue in a number of countries, with significant and persistent discrepancies that can indicate underlying weaknesses in the country's publi...

Sub-Saharan African Migration
			: Patterns and Spillovers

Sub-Saharan African Migration : Patterns and Spillovers »

Series: Spillover Notes

Author(s): Jesus Gonzalez-Garcia , Ermal Hitaj , Montfort Mlachila , Arina Viseth , and Mustafa Yenice

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475546668.062

ISBN: 9781475546668

Keywords: spillovers, population growth, sub-Saharan Africa, migration, intraregional migration, extraregional migration, demographics, demographic transition, economic impact, brain drain

Amid rapid population growth, migration in sub-Saharan Africa has been increasing briskly over the last 20 years. Up to the 1990s, the stock of migrants-citizens of one country living in another country-was dominat...

International Financial Statistics, November 2016

International Financial Statistics, November 2016 »

Series: International Financial Statistics

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513571812.041

ISBN: 9781513571812

International Financial Statistics, November 2016...

Direction of Trade Statistics Yearbook 2016

Direction of Trade Statistics Yearbook 2016 »

Series: Direction of Trade Statistics

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498338912.042

ISBN: 9781498338912

Direction of Trade Statistics Yearbook 2016...