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Les défis macroéconomiques de l'expansion de l'aide à l'Afrique
			: Repères à l'intention des praticiens

Les défis macroéconomiques de l'expansion de l'aide à l'Afrique : Repères à l'intention des praticiens »

Series: IMF Special Issues

Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Robert Powell , and Yongzheng Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2006

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589065727.058

ISBN: 9781589065727

Keywords: exchange rate, real exchange rate, foreign exchange, foreign aid, central bank, debt sustainability, exchange rate appreciation, external debt, exchange rates, debt relief

Over the next decade, African countries are expected to be the largest beneficiaries of increased donor aid, which is intended to improve their prospects of achieving the Millennium Development Goals. This handbook...

Enhancing Development Assistance to Africa: Lessons from Scaling-Up Scenarios

Enhancing Development Assistance to Africa: Lessons from Scaling-Up Scenarios »

Source: Enhancing Development Assistance to Africa : Lessons from Scaling-Up Scenarios

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Matthew Gaertner , Laure Redifer , Pedro Conceição , Rafael Portillo , Luis-Felipe Zanna , Jan Gottschalk , Andrew Berg , Ayodele Odusola , Brett House , and José Saúl Lizondo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2012

ISBN: 9781616352370

Keywords: Official development assistance, Sub-Saharan Africa, exchange rate, public investment, real exchange rate, exchange rate appreciation, real exchange rate appreciation

The pace of progress toward achievement of the Millenium Development Goals (MDG) in many sub-Saharan African countries remains too slow to reach targets by 2015, despite significant progress in the late 1990s. The...

Maintaining Competitiveness Under Equilibrium Real Appreciation

Maintaining Competitiveness Under Equilibrium Real Appreciation »

Source: Maintaining Competitiveness Under Equilibrium Real Appreciation : The Case of Slovakia

Volume/Issue: 2005/65

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nienke Oomes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451860849

Keywords: Real exchange rate, competitiveness, Balassa-Samuelson, Slovakia, exchange rate, real appreciation, exchange rates, nominal exchange rate,

This paper evaluates competitiveness in Slovakia and estimates the equilibrium real exchange rate for the koruna. Slovak wages and prices are found to have been relatively low even when adjusted for differences in...

Stock Prices, Real Exchange Rates, and Optimal Capital Accumulation

Stock Prices, Real Exchange Rates, and Optimal Capital Accumulation »

Source: Stock Prices, Real Exchange Rates, and Optimal Capital Accumulation

Volume/Issue: 1988/31

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 1988

ISBN: 9781451979978

Keywords: exchange rate, real exchange rate, capital stock, capital accumulation, real appreciation

This paper analyzes the dynamics of the real exchange rate and the price of equity for a small open economy using an optimizing model in which the process of capital accumulation entails adjustment costs. The analy...

When and Why Worry About Real Exchange Rate Appreciation? The Missing Link Between Dutch Disease and Growth

When and Why Worry About Real Exchange Rate Appreciation? The Missing Link Between Dutch Disease and Growth »

Source: When and Why Worry About Real Exchange Rate Appreciation? The Missing Link Between Dutch Disease and Growth

Volume/Issue: 2010/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2010

ISBN: 9781455210787

Keywords: real exchange rate, growth, exchange rate, tradable goods, exchange rate appreciation, real exchange rate appreciation, International Factor Movements: Other, Economic Growth of Open Economies,

We review the literature on Dutch disease, and document that shocks that trigger foreign exchange inflows (such as natural resource booms, surges in foreign aid, remittances, or capital inflows) appreciate the real...

Possible Effects of European Monetary Union on Switzerland

Possible Effects of European Monetary Union on Switzerland »

Source: Possible Effects of European Monetary Union on Switzerland : A Case Study of Policy Dilemmas Caused by Low Inflation and the Nominal Interest Rate Floor

Volume/Issue: 1997/23

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Douglas Laxton , and Eswar Prasad

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1997

ISBN: 9781451844009

Keywords: EMU, nonlinearities, policy simulations, exchange rate, exchange rate appreciation, real exchange rate

This paper examines the possible effects on Switzerland of asset preference shifts in favor of Swiss-franc-denominated assets that could result from EMU. Alternative policy responses to temporary and persistent ass...

Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan »

Source: Azerbaijan : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1998/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 September 1998

ISBN: 9781451802528

Keywords: exchange rate, oil sector, real exchange rate, foreign exchange, exchange rate appreciation

This paper describes economic developments in the Azerbaijan Republic during the 1990s. Real GDP declined by more than 70 percent from 1992 to 1995, by which time high inflation had eroded real incomes, the exchang...

The Real Exchange Rate and Employment in China

The Real Exchange Rate and Employment in China »

Source: The Real Exchange Rate and Employment in China

Volume/Issue: 2011/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mai Dao , and Ruo Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2011

ISBN: 9781455269464

Keywords: Real exchange rate, Sectoral Reallocation, exchange rate, real exchange, exchange rates, real appreciation, Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs: General, Macroeconomic Aspects Of International Trade And Finance,

We examine the impact of real exchange rate fluctuations on sectoral and regional employment in China from 1980 to 2008. In contrast to theoretical predictions, employment in both the tradable and non-tradable sect...

What Explains India's Real Appreciation?

What Explains India's Real Appreciation? »

Source: What Explains India's Real Appreciation?

Volume/Issue: 2007/268

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Renu Kohli , and Sudip Mohapatra

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2007

ISBN: 9781451868319

Keywords: Tradable, nontradable, real exchange, appreciation, macroeconomic policy, relative price, per capita income, terms of trade, nontradable goods,

We examine the evolution of nontradable and tradable prices in the Indian economy over 1980-2002 and find widening differentials: the real exchange rate has been appreciating. This might seem unsurprising, since In...

The Second Transition

The Second Transition »

Source: The Second Transition : Eastern Europe in Perspective

Volume/Issue: 2009/43

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Daniel Leigh , Stefania Fabrizio , and Ashoka Mody

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451871913

Keywords: Growth, Transition, and Financial Integration, exchange rate, real exchange rate, trade openness, exchange rates, exchange rate appreciation,

The countries of Eastern Europe achieved two remarkable transitions in the short period of the last two decades: from plan to market and, then, in the run-up to and entry into the European Union, they rode a wave o...