Browse

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 31 items :

  • Developing and Emerging Countries x
Clear All
Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility

Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility »

Source: Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility

Volume/Issue: 2016/12

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tidiane Kinda , Montfort Mlachila , and Rasmané Ouedraogo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498328722

Keywords: financial sector fragility, commodity, price, commodity price, prices, financial sector, General, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Government Policy and Regulation, All Countries

This paper investigates the impact of commodity price shocks on financial sector fragility. Using a large sample of 71 commodity exporters among emerging and developing economies, it shows that negative shocks to c...

Do Resource Windfalls Improve the Standard of Living in Sub-Saharan African Countries?

Do Resource Windfalls Improve the Standard of Living in Sub-Saharan African Countries? »

Source: Do Resource Windfalls Improve the Standard of Living in Sub-Saharan African Countries? : Evidence from a Panel of Countries

Volume/Issue: 2015/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Munseob Lee , and Cheikh Gueye

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2015

ISBN: 9781484336397

Keywords: gdp, development, Models with Panel Data, General, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Exhaustible Resources and Economic Development, Resource Booms, Government Policy,

We examine the impact of resource windfall on the standard of living both in the short-run and long-run, using a sample of 130 countries, 1963-2007. Then, we systematically investigate the effect of resource windfa...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2016, Sub-Saharan Africa : Time for a Policy Reset

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2016

ISBN: 9781498388139

Keywords: Commodity price fluctuations, Terms of trade, financial development, commodity, exchange, debt, exchange rate

Time for a Policy Reset Economic activity in sub-Saharan Africa has weakened markedly, but, as usual, with a large variation in country circumstances. Growth for the...

3. Financial Development And Sustainable Growth

3. Financial Development And Sustainable Growth »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2016, Sub-Saharan Africa : Time for a Policy Reset

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2016

ISBN: 9781498388139

Keywords: Commodity price fluctuations, Terms of trade, financial development, commodity, exchange, debt, exchange rate

Financial development is important for promoting strong and stable economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa. It entails the wider use of existing financial instruments as well as the creation and adoption of ne...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/84

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 March 2015

ISBN: 9781484306307

Keywords: monetary fund, exchange, investment, poverty, Debt sustainability analyssi,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that inflation in Nigeria has remained in single digits for two years, and the banking sector, which has a strong capital base, is expanding credit. The trade surplus ha...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2016 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2016/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2016

ISBN: 9781484320037

Keywords: exchange, monetary fund, exchange rate, oil prices, revenue

This paper discusses outlook and risk for Nigeria. Its economy has been hit hard by global developments that have aggravated longstanding development weaknesses. Macrofinancial outcomes are closely linked with the...

Nigeria
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Nigeria : 2016 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2016/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484320037.002

ISBN: 9781484320037

Keywords: exchange, monetary fund, exchange rate, oil prices, revenue

This paper discusses outlook and risk for Nigeria. Its economy has been hit hard by global developments that have aggravated longstanding development weaknesses. Macrofinancial outcomes are closely linked with the...

Nigeria
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Nigeria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/84

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 March 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484306307.002

ISBN: 9781484306307

Keywords: monetary fund, exchange, investment, poverty, Debt sustainability analyssi,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that inflation in Nigeria has remained in single digits for two years, and the banking sector, which has a strong capital base, is expanding credit. The trade surplus ha...

Nigeria
			: Selected Issues

Nigeria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2016/102

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475550559.002

ISBN: 9781475550559

Keywords: pih, oil price, investment, expenditure, financial savings

This paper discusses a few selected issues of the Nigerian economy-options and strategies for a fiscal rule for oil wealth management, enhancing the effectiveness of monetary policy, and recent developments and pro...

Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility

Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility »

Volume/Issue: 2016/12

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tidiane Kinda , Montfort Mlachila , and Rasmané Ouedraogo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498328722.001

ISBN: 9781498328722

Keywords: financial sector fragility, commodity, price, commodity price, prices, financial sector, General, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Government Policy and Regulation, All Countries

This paper investigates the impact of commodity price shocks on financial sector fragility. Using a large sample of 71 commodity exporters among emerging and developing economies, it shows that negative shocks to c...