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Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

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Source: Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/9

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Karim Barhoumi , Ha Vu , Shirin Nikaein Towfighian , and Rodolfo Maino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484360019

Keywords: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti

There is significant room to improve public investment efficiency in sub-Saharan Africa. Investment in sub-Saharan African countries is lagging vis-à-vis peers such as emerging and developing Asia as well as Latin...

Statement by Mr. Mohamed-Lemine Raghani, Executive Director for Benin, Mr. Mohamed Sidi Bouna, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director and Mrs. Esso Solim Boukpessi, Advisor to the Executive Director

Statement by Mr. Mohamed-Lemine Raghani, Executive Director for Benin, Mr. Mohamed Sidi Bouna, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director and Mrs. Esso Solim Boukpessi, Advisor to the Executive Director »

Source: Benin : Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Volume/Issue: 2018/364

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484389911

Keywords: Benin, Sub-Saharan Africa

The growth momentum continues, driven by strong port activity, high cotton production, and the recovery of the Nigerian economy. The 2019 budget will bring the commitment-based fiscal deficit below the WAEMU conver...

Statement by Mr. Sembene, Executive Director for Benin and Mr. Nguema-Affane, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director April 7, 2017

Statement by Mr. Sembene, Executive Director for Benin and Mr. Nguema-Affane, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director April 7, 2017 »

Source: Benin : Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Volume/Issue: 2017/100

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475596182

Keywords: Benin, Sub-Saharan Africa

This paper discusses Benin's Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility. The new program aims to create fiscal space by stepping up domestic revenue mobilization and enhancing the effic...

Statement by Mr. Sembene, Executive Director for Benin, Mr. Alle, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director and Mrs. Boukpessi, Advisor to the Executive Director December 1, 2017

Statement by Mr. Sembene, Executive Director for Benin, Mr. Alle, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director and Mrs. Boukpessi, Advisor to the Executive Director December 1, 2017 »

Source: Benin : 2017 Article IV Consultation and First Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Modifications of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

Volume/Issue: 2017/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336533

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Benin

Upon assuming office in April 2016, the new government moved swiftly to address the deteriorating fiscal situation compounded by spillovers from Nigeria and requested Fund support under the Extended Credit Facility...

2. The Macro-Fiscal Impact of Scaling-Up Public Investment

2. The Macro-Fiscal Impact of Scaling-Up Public Investment »

Source: Make Investment Scaling-Up Work in Benin : A Macro-Fiscal Analysis

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Karim Barhoumi , Larry Cui , Christine Dieterich , Nicolas End , Matteo Ghilardi , Alexander Raabe , and Sergio Sola

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2016

ISBN: 9781513571478

Keywords: Tax revenue, Expenditure efficiency, Macro-fiscal analysis, Public investment, Fiscal policy, Benin, tax, revenue, debt, spending

Ambitious programs for scaling-up public investment require a careful assessment of the benefits against the country’s ability to raise financing. Large increases in...