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Source: Fair Play : More Equal Laws Boost Female Labor Force Participation

Volume/Issue: 2015/2

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Christian Gonzales , Sonali Jain-Chandra , Kalpana Kochhar , and Monique Newiak

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 February 2015

ISBN: 9781498354424

Keywords: Labor force participation, Gender equality, Women, female labor force participation, gender equity, legal rights, gender, labor force, female labor, Participación en la fuerza laboral;Mujeres;Igualdad de género;Mercados de trabajo;Reformas del mercado laboral;Aspectos económicos de la familia;Análisis entre países

This Staff Discussion Note examines the effect of gender-based legal restrictions and other policy choices and demographic characteristics on female labor force participation. Drawing on a large and novel panel dat...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$112.3 Million under the ECF Arrangement for Malawi

IMF Executive Board Approves US$112.3 Million under the ECF Arrangement for Malawi »

Source: Malawi : 2018 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility

Volume/Issue: 2018/115

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484354445

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Debt sustainability, Infrastructure, Governance, Financial intermediation, Extended Credit Facility, Extended arrangement requests, Economic indicators, Letters of Intent

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Malawi recently rebounded from two years of drought. Growth picked up from 2.3 percent in 2016 to an estimated 4.0 percent in 2017 owing to a recover...

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review of Malawi’s ECF Arrangement and Approves US$ 15.4 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review of Malawi’s ECF Arrangement and Approves US$ 15.4 Million Disbursement »

Source: Malawi : First Review Under the Three-Year Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Requests for Modification and Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi

Volume/Issue: 2018/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484387306

Keywords: Malawi, Sub-Saharan Africa

Malawi's economic growth remains moderate, reflecting a weak agricultural harvest and continued electricity shortages. Fiscal deficits continue to be financed domestically, as donor funding remains constrained by g...

IMF Executive Board Completes Ninth Review under Malawi’s ECF Arrangement and Approves US$ 26.9 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Ninth Review under Malawi’s ECF Arrangement and Approves US$ 26.9 Million Disbursement »

Source: Malawi : Ninth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers for Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi

Volume/Issue: 2017/183

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484307267

Keywords: Malawi, Sub-Saharan Africa

The authorities, with substantial donor support, successfully addressed Malawi's worst humanitarian crisis after two consecutive years of drought. Floods and drought negatively impacted 2.8 million people during th...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Malawi

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Malawi »

Source: Malawi : 2018 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility

Volume/Issue: 2018/115

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484354445

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Debt sustainability, Infrastructure, Governance, Financial intermediation, Extended Credit Facility, Extended arrangement requests, Economic indicators, Letters of Intent

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Malawi recently rebounded from two years of drought. Growth picked up from 2.3 percent in 2016 to an estimated 4.0 percent in 2017 owing to a recover...

Malawi
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility

Malawi : 2018 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility »

Volume/Issue: 2018/115

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484354445.002

ISBN: 9781484354445

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Debt sustainability, Infrastructure, Governance, Financial intermediation, Extended Credit Facility, Extended arrangement requests, Economic indicators, Letters of Intent

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Malawi recently rebounded from two years of drought. Growth picked up from 2.3 percent in 2016 to an estimated 4.0 percent in 2017 owing to a recover...

Malawi
			: Economic Development Document

Malawi : Economic Development Document »

Volume/Issue: 2017/184

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484307311.002

ISBN: 9781484307311

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Malawi

Malawi is a small open economy in Sub-Saharan Africa with a per capita GNI of just US$320 in 2016, one of the lowest in the world. Per capita income has grown at an average of little more than 1.5 percent between...

Malawi
			: First Review Under the Three-Year Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Requests for Modification and Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi

Malawi : First Review Under the Three-Year Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Requests for Modification and Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi »

Volume/Issue: 2018/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484387306.002

ISBN: 9781484387306

Keywords: Malawi, Sub-Saharan Africa

Malawi's economic growth remains moderate, reflecting a weak agricultural harvest and continued electricity shortages. Fiscal deficits continue to be financed domestically, as donor funding remains constrained by g...

Malawi
			: Ninth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and  Request for Waivers for Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive  Director for Malawi

Malawi : Ninth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers for Nonobservance of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi »

Volume/Issue: 2017/183

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484307267.002

ISBN: 9781484307267

Keywords: Malawi, Sub-Saharan Africa

The authorities, with substantial donor support, successfully addressed Malawi's worst humanitarian crisis after two consecutive years of drought. Floods and drought negatively impacted 2.8 million people during th...

Malawi
			: Selected Issues

Malawi : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/116

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484354513.002

ISBN: 9781484354513

Keywords: Government expenditures, Health care spending, Education spending, Economic growth, Credit, Private sector, Selected issues, Malawi

This Selected Issues paper benchmarks Malawi's public spending and identifies areas in which there is scope to improve expenditure efficiency. Malawi performs poorly in health and education spending efficiency. Spe...