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1 A Status Report

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Source: Can the Poor Influence Policy? Participatory Poverty Assessments in the Developing World

Series: Books

Author(s): Caroline Kende-Robb

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2002

ISBN: 9780821350003

Keywords: ppa, household surveys, surveys, survey, poverty assessments

Participatory poverty assessments (PPAs) are broadening our understanding of both poverty and the policy process. The limitations of quantitative measurements of well-being have long been recognized, and the...

Access to Market Financing for IDA-eligible Countries-the Role of External Debt and IMF-Supported Programs

Access to Market Financing for IDA-eligible Countries-the Role of External Debt and IMF-Supported Programs »

Source: Access to Market Financing for IDA-eligible Countries-the Role of External Debt and IMF-Supported Programs

Volume/Issue: 2009/217

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alun Thomas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2009

ISBN: 9781451873641

Keywords: decision point, enhanced HIPC Initiative, IMF-supported program, debt ratio, debt service, debt ratios, concessional debt,

Exclusion restrictions used to identify demand and supply relationships for market financing among IDA recipients (past and present) show that poor credit ratings and high political instability adversely impact the...

4 Addressing the Procyclical Bias

4 Addressing the Procyclical Bias »

Source: Promoting Fiscal Discipline

Series: Books

Author(s): Manmohan Kumar , and Teresa Ter-Minassian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066090

Keywords: fiscal policy, expenditure, fiscal performance, fiscal rules, fiscal discipline

Since political economy factors are an important determinant of procyclicality of policies, measures to contain the misuse of fiscal policy discretion can be benefic...

Afghanistan

Afghanistan »

Source: Afghanistan : Joint Staff Advisory Note

Volume/Issue: 2010/39

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2010

ISBN: 9781451800449

Keywords: expenditures, expenditure, poverty reduction strategy paper, poverty reduction strategy, data collection

This Joint Staff Advisory Note discusses Afghanistan's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper's annual progress report. Afghanistan has experienced a number of extraordinary challenges that delayed its implementation. Th...

Aggregate Investment Expenditures on Tradable and Nontradable Goods

Aggregate Investment Expenditures on Tradable and Nontradable Goods »

Source: Aggregate Investment Expenditures on Tradable and Nontradable Goods

Volume/Issue: 2008/45

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rudolfs Bems

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451869071

Keywords: tradable and nontradable goods, expenditure, expenditures, investment expenditures, input-output, expenditure share,

This paper shows that aggregate investment expenditure shares on tradable and nontradable goods are very similar across countries and regions. Furthermore, the two expenditure shares have remained close to constant...

Agricultural taxation in developing countries: A discussion of the policy issues in designing an effective system of agricultural taxation.

Agricultural taxation in developing countries: A discussion of the policy issues in designing an effective system of agricultural taxation. »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1974

Volume/Issue: 11/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1974

ISBN: 9781616353186

Keywords: distribution of income, income distribution, gnp, income groups, income levels

This paper examines some dimensions of the problem of income inequality. The conventional approach to income inequality is to define the problem in purely relative terms. A familiar technique for this purpose is to...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

Volume/Issue: 2004/205

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 July 2004

ISBN: 9781451800746

Keywords: apr, poverty reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, national accounts, living standards

This report presents the Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report (APR) for Albania. The second year of National Strategy for Socio-Economic Development (NSSED) implemen...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

Volume/Issue: 2003/219

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 July 2003

ISBN: 9781451952407

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, expenditure, poverty reduction strategy paper, expenditures, contingency plans

Executive Directors commend the government for successfully completing the Living Standard Measurement Survey. There is a need to improve governance, and the fight against corruption has to be prioritized crosscutt...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Annual Progress Report

Volume/Issue: 2003/229

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2003

ISBN: 9781451800784

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, expenditure, poverty reduction strategy paper, expenditures, contingency plans

The Joint Staff Assessment (JSA) reviews the first Annual Progress Report of its Poverty Reduction Strategy paper, known in Albania as the National Strategy for Socio-Economic Development (NSSED). The JSA noted th...

2. Aperçu du SGDD

2. Aperçu du SGDD »

Source: Système général de diffusion des données : Guide à l'intention des participants et des utilisateurs

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 March 2008

Language: French

ISBN: 9781589066304

Keywords: statistiques, métadonnées, comptes nationaux, site web, enquêtes, enquête, dette extérieure, sources de données, jeux de données, cadre analytique

2.1 Ce chapitre présente le SGDD, comme énoncé dans le Document SGDD. Il décrit les quatre dimensions du système (données, qualité, intégrité, accès du public); aborde la question de la qualité...