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Source: The Gambia : Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eric Verreydt , Michael Hadjimichael , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1992

ISBN: 9781557752307

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, expenditure, banking, banking system

The Gambia, one of the least developed countries in Africa, has been pursuing corrective economic policies since 1985, aimed at restroing financial stability and laying the basis for strong and sustainable economic...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: The Gambia : Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eric Verreydt , Michael Hadjimichael , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1992

ISBN: 9781557752307

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, expenditure, banking, banking system

The Gambia, one of the least developed countries in Africa, has been pursuing corrective economic policies since 1985, aimed at restroing financial stability and laying the basis for strong and sustainable economic...

V Conclusions and Lessons for the Future

V Conclusions and Lessons for the Future »

Source: The Fiscal Dimensions of Adjustment in Low-Income Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Claire Liuksila , Henri Lorie , Walter Mahler , and Karim Nashashibi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 1992

ISBN: 9781557752291

Keywords: Budgetary reforms, Government expenditures, Structural adjustment, Tax administration, Tax reforms, Taxation, expenditure, fiscal adjustment, capital expenditure, tax revenue

By comparing the base year or pre-program year with the latest program year, the current balance improved, on average, by over 1.0 percent of GDP. On average, it resulted in an increase in the current balanc...

V Fiscal Adjustment

V Fiscal Adjustment »

Source: The Gambia : Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eric Verreydt , Michael Hadjimichael , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1992

ISBN: 9781557752307

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, expenditure, banking, banking system

In the decade to 1985/86, following the launching of The Gambia’s first five-year development plan in 1975, public sector involvement in the economy increased substantially through the creation of public ent...

VI Monetary Policy and Financial Sector Reform

VI Monetary Policy and Financial Sector Reform »

Source: The Gambia : Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eric Verreydt , Michael Hadjimichael , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1992

ISBN: 9781557752307

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, expenditure, banking, banking system

Monetary policy since the inception of The Gambia’s Economic Recovery Program has been directed at (1) reducing inflation, which had accelerated sharply in 1984/85 and 1985/86; (2) replenishing the country’s...

VII Public Enterprise Reform

VII Public Enterprise Reform »

Source: The Gambia : Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eric Verreydt , Michael Hadjimichael , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1992

ISBN: 9781557752307

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, expenditure, banking, banking system

At the beginning of the adjustment process, the public enterprise sector in The Gambia was largely inefficient, characterized by overstaffing and major financial and managerial weaknesses. This had given ris...

VIII Social Impact of Adjustment

VIII Social Impact of Adjustment »

Source: The Gambia : Economic Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eric Verreydt , Michael Hadjimichael , and Thomas Rumbaugh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1992

ISBN: 9781557752307

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, expenditure, banking, banking system

The Gambia’s adjustment efforts since 1985/86 have contributed to a steady growth in real GDP and the stabilization, on average, in real per capita incomes, despite the stagnation in agricultural output. The...