The IMF Country Reports Series covers economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discussions with officials of the country, is published at the option of the member.
This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix examines performance of Cote d'lvoire under the 1994-96 programs. The paper highlights that the government's medium-term adjustment strategy for 1994-96, which was supported by a three-year arrangement under the Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility, aimed at a rapid restoration of the conditions necessary for sustained economic growth and accelerated progress toward domestic and external financial viability. In addition, the program focused on consolidation of the improved competitiveness of the economy strengthening of public finances and reorientation of public expenditure.