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IV. External Debt and Assets

IV. External Debt and Assets »

Source: The Russian Federation in Transition : External Developments

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Benedicte Christensen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1994

ISBN: 9781557753717

Keywords: balance of payments, external debt, world market, terms of trade, debt-service obligations

To evaluate Russia’s present external position, it is necessary to take into account that Russia is both a major debtor and creditor to the outside world. Russia has external debt in both convertible currenc...

4. Lessons for Future IMF Engagement in Low-Income Countries

4. Lessons for Future IMF Engagement in Low-Income Countries »

Source: The Economic Impact of IMF-Supported Programs in Low-Income Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Yasemin Bal-Gunduz , Christian Ebeke , Burcu Hacibedel , Linda Kaltani , Vera Kehayova , Chris Lane , Christian Mumssen , Nkunde Mwase , and Joseph Thornton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 October 2013

ISBN: 9781484394717

Keywords: Economic growth, Emergency financing mechanism, Extended Credit Facility, Fund-supported adjustment programs, Low-income developing countries, balance of payments, debt relief, current account, external shocks, current account balance

While the balance of evidence suggests that the IMF has in most cases played a helpful role in supporting growth and reducing poverty in its LIC members, it is also clear that, with over 900 million people w...

Main Developments in the World Economy

Main Developments in the World Economy »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1996

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 1996

ISBN: 9781557755940

Keywords: inflation, current account, central bank, monetary policy, balance of payments

World economic growth moderated slightly in 1995, to 3½ percent—marginally below its long-term trend rate, but above growth rates during the 1990–93 global slowdown (Chart 1). The minor change in global aver...

1. Overview

1. Overview »

Source: The Economic Impact of IMF-Supported Programs in Low-Income Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Yasemin Bal-Gunduz , Christian Ebeke , Burcu Hacibedel , Linda Kaltani , Vera Kehayova , Chris Lane , Christian Mumssen , Nkunde Mwase , and Joseph Thornton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 October 2013

ISBN: 9781484394717

Keywords: Economic growth, Emergency financing mechanism, Extended Credit Facility, Fund-supported adjustment programs, Low-income developing countries, balance of payments, debt relief, current account, external shocks, current account balance

The last 25 years have witnessed a profound transformation in the economic fortunes of low-income countries (LICs). A marked improvement in macroeconomic policies has resulted in improved fiscal performance,...

Overview Year Sees Swift Response to New Challenges of Globalized Markets; Financial Support for Members Rises to Record Levels

Overview Year Sees Swift Response to New Challenges of Globalized Markets; Financial Support for Members Rises to Record Levels »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1996

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 1996

ISBN: 9781557755940

Keywords: inflation, current account, central bank, monetary policy, balance of payments

The financial year 1995/96 was an extremely active one for the International Monetary Fund. Its operations continued to increase in almost every area, and far-reaching changes were made in the policies and p...

Present and Future Role of the SDR

Present and Future Role of the SDR »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1996

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 1996

ISBN: 9781557755940

Keywords: inflation, current account, central bank, monetary policy, balance of payments

In April 1996 the Executive Board met to discuss the conclusions of a seminar held in March 1996 on the future of the SDR—the international reserve asset created by the Fund in 1969 to supplement existing re...

The Role of the Fund: Financing and Its Link to Surveillance

The Role of the Fund: Financing and Its Link to Surveillance »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 1996

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 1996

ISBN: 9781557755940

Keywords: inflation, current account, central bank, monetary policy, balance of payments

In the decades since the Fund was established under the Bretton Woods agreement in 1944, four major developments have altered fundamentally the global economic environment in which it operates: a system of f...

The Russian Federation in Transition
			: External Developments

The Russian Federation in Transition : External Developments »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Benedicte Christensen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1994

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557753717.084

ISBN: 9781557753717

Keywords: balance of payments, external debt, world market, terms of trade, debt-service obligations

This paper examines the effects of three "shocks" - the disintegration of the U.S.S.R., domestic economic reform, and changing relations with other countries- on Russia's balance of payments position. The importanc...

The Russian Federation in Transition

The Russian Federation in Transition »

Source: The Russian Federation in Transition : External Developments

Volume/Issue: 1993/74

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Benedicte Christensen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1993

ISBN: 9781451849516

Keywords: balance of payments, debt service, external debt, world market, debt service obligations

This paper discusses Russia’s balance of payments developments in recent years: the initial macroeconomic imbalances and systemic shocks which set the stage for the critical balance of payments difficulties...

Statement by Willy Kiekens, Executive Director for Georgia, July 30, 2014

Statement by Willy Kiekens, Executive Director for Georgia, July 30, 2014 »

Source: Georgia : Request for a Stand-by Arrangement

Volume/Issue: 2014/250

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498382069

Keywords: current account, external debt, current account deficit, balance of payments, public debt

KEY ISSUES Context. Georgia's previous Fund-supported program, which expired in April 2014, met most of its objectives, in particular by reducing Georgia's external and fiscal imbalances. The program also helped...