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VI Fiscal Policy

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Source: The West African Monetary Union An Analytical Review

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rattan Bhatia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 1985

ISBN: 9781616351083

Keywords: West African Monetary Union, rediscount, monetary fund, central bank, money supply, money market

A monetary union, with its explicit coordination of monetary and exchange policies, also implies some cooperation in the fiscal policies of member countries. Unduly divergent fiscal policies could lead to un...

VII Cost-Price Distortions and Adjustment

VII Cost-Price Distortions and Adjustment »

Source: The West African Monetary Union An Analytical Review

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rattan Bhatia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 1985

ISBN: 9781616351083

Keywords: West African Monetary Union, rediscount, monetary fund, central bank, money supply, money market

The earlier sections have demonstrated that, notwithstanding the reforms of the BCEAO in 1974, monetary and fiscal developments have differed considerably among member countries. Theoretically, in a union wi...

West African Economic and Monetary Union: Staff Report on Common Policies of Member Countries

West African Economic and Monetary Union: Staff Report on Common Policies of Member Countries »

Source: West African Economic and Monetary Union : Staff Report on Common Policies of Member Countries

Volume/Issue: 2015/100

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2015

ISBN: 9781484325261

Keywords: monetary fund, deficit, central bank, security

KEY ISSUES Context. The region continued to experience strong growth in 2014, led by the continued economic expansion in Cote d'Ivoire. The outlook is for further strong growth, subject to a range of downward risks...

West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)

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Source: West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) : Recent Economic Developments and Regional Policy Issues in 2000

Volume/Issue: 2001/193

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2001

ISBN: 9781451840605

Keywords: central bank, monetary union, monetary policy, terms of trade, tariff lines

There has been a marked deterioration in the economic and financial performance of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) as a whole. These developments reflected unfavorable terms of trade, political...

The West African Monetary Union An Analytical Review

The West African Monetary Union An Analytical Review »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rattan Bhatia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 1985

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616351083.084

ISBN: 9781616351083

Keywords: West African Monetary Union, rediscount, monetary fund, central bank, money supply, money market

Until 1984, the West African Monetary Union (WAMU) consisted of six West African countries- Benin, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Niger, Senegal, and Togo. (Mali withdrew from the Union in 1961 and rejoined in 1984; it...