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III Revenues and Growth

III Revenues and Growth »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

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The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
			: Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia : Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report »

Volume/Issue: 2004/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 March 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451812671.002

ISBN: 9781451812671

Keywords: food security, poverty reduction strategy, food aid, evaluation system, food insecurity

This report reviews the Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report for The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. It summarizes the Sustainable Development and Poverty R...

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report »

Volume/Issue: 2004/37

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451812657.002

ISBN: 9781451812657

Keywords: food security, expenditure, food insecurity, per, total expenditure

This report assesses the Annual Progress Report on the implementation of the Sustainable Development and Poverty Reduction Program (SDPRP), which is the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper for Ethiopia. It reviews the...

Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Causes and Policy Implications

Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa : Causes and Policy Implications »

Volume/Issue: 2016/247

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Emre Alper , Niko Hobdari , and Ali Uppal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475563115.001

ISBN: 9781475563115

Keywords: South Africa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo, Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania, Sudan, Swaziland

This paper analyzes food inflation trends in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) from 2000 to 2016 using two novel datasets of disaggregated CPI baskets. Average food inflation is higher, more volatile, and similarly persiste...

Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing
			: Evidence From Global Food Aid

Foreign Aid and Consumption Smoothing : Evidence From Global Food Aid »

Volume/Issue: 2003/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Erwin Tiongson , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451845990.001

ISBN: 9781451845990

Keywords: Food aid, consumption smoothing, food availability, food production, food security,

Global food aid is considered a critical consumption smoothing mechanism in many countries. However, its record of stabilizing consumption has been mixed. This paper examines the cyclical properties of food aid wit...

IV. Fiscal Policy and Aid

IV. Fiscal Policy and Aid »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

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15 More Aid—Making It Work for the Poor

15 More Aid—Making It Work for the Poor »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

There has been a renewed call within the international community for industrial countries to meet the goal of devoting 0.7 percent of their GNP for official development assistance (...

3 Persistence of Fiscal Adjustments and Expenditure Composition in Low-Income Countries

3 Persistence of Fiscal Adjustments and Expenditure Composition in Low-Income Countries »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

There is a consensus among researchers that fiscal consolidations need to persist if they are to have a positive effect on growth. In general, the persistence of hig...

9 Public Spending on Health Care and the Poor

9 Public Spending on Health Care and the Poor »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Introduction A number of national and international initiatives aim to increase pro-poor public spending, particularly in education and health care. A key international program for p...

13 Social Impact of a Tax Reform: The Case of Ethiopia

13 Social Impact of a Tax Reform: The Case of Ethiopia »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Ethiopia is one of the poorest countries in the world, with a per capita gross national income of less than one-fourth of the sub-Saharan average. 1...