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Republic of Mozambique
			: Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Mozambique

Republic of Mozambique : Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Mozambique »

Volume/Issue: 2015/223

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513533568.002

ISBN: 9781513533568

Keywords: inflation, exchange, reserve, debt, investment

This paper discusses Republic of Mozambique's Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria. Although program performance at end-2014 was mixed, the imp...

Republic of Mozambique
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Mozambique : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 1998/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 August 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451827040.002

ISBN: 9781451827040

Keywords: inflation, monetary fund, real wages, monetary policy, inflation rate

This Selected Issues paper on the Republic of Mozambique highlights that in the period 1987-97, the economy of Mozambique made impressive gains. Real GDP and exports grew on average by 6.8 percent and 15.6 percent,...

Republic of Mozambique
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria, and Request for an 18-Month Arrangement Under the Standby Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Mozambique

Republic of Mozambique : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria, and Request for an 18-Month Arrangement Under the Standby Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Mozambique »

Volume/Issue: 2016/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 January 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484395950.002

ISBN: 9781484395950

Keywords: inflation, investment, monetary fund, commodity prices, balance of payments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite lower commodity prices and a weaker global environment, Mozambique's economic prospects remain positive given planned massive investment in natural resource...

Republic of Mozambique
			: Third Review Under the Policy Support Instrument

Republic of Mozambique : Third Review Under the Policy Support Instrument »

Volume/Issue: 2015/12

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498380263.002

ISBN: 9781498380263

Keywords: investment, monetary fund, inflation, instrument, exchange rate

Context and policy challenges. Mozambique's macroeconomic performance remains robust, with strong growth and low inflation. In spite of the heightened risks from an uncertain global outlook, growth is expected to b...

An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries

An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2007/282

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shanaka Peiris , and Magnus Saxegaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868456.001

ISBN: 9781451868456

Keywords: DSGE, Bayesian Estimation, inflation, monetary policy rules, monetary fund,

This paper evaluates monetary policy-tradeoffs in low-income countries using a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) model estimated on data for Mozambique taking into account the sources of major exogenous...

Assessing the Determinants of Interest Rate Transmission Through Conditional Impulse Response Functions

Assessing the Determinants of Interest Rate Transmission Through Conditional Impulse Response Functions »

Volume/Issue: 2013/23

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christian Saborowski , and Sebastian Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 January 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475525717.001

ISBN: 9781475525717

Keywords: Interest Rate Pass-Through, Monetary Policy Transmission, inflation, banking, money market, General,

We employ a structural panel VAR model with interaction terms to identify determinants of effective transmission from central bank policy rates to retail lending rates in a large country sample. The framework allow...

Capitalizing Central Banks
			: A Net Worth Approach

Capitalizing Central Banks : A Net Worth Approach »

Volume/Issue: 2005/15

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alain Ize

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860344.001

ISBN: 9781451860344

Keywords: net worth, central bank, inflation, monetary fund, market debt,

This paper provides a simple, quantitative, net worth-based, approach to assessing the need for central bank capital. It derives a concept of "core capital" (a function of the central bank's operating expenditures...

Determinants of Inflation in Mozambique

Determinants of Inflation in Mozambique »

Volume/Issue: 1997/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Angel Ubide

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451856507.001

ISBN: 9781451856507

Keywords: unobserved components, inflation equation, VAR, monetary policy, money supply, inflation rate, rate of inflation

Mozambique’s inflation rate was consistently high until 1995, and then plunged in 1996 to 17 percent from 70 percent in 1994. This paper suggests that Mozambique’s inflation pattern is a combination o...

Exchange Rate Policy and the Management of Official and Private Capital Flows in Africa

Exchange Rate Policy and the Management of Official and Private Capital Flows in Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2004/216

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Catherine Pattillo , Stephen O'Connell , Christopher Adam , and Edward Buffie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451875119.001

ISBN: 9781451875119

Keywords: Sterilization, Seigniorage, exchange rate, inflation, real exchange rate, foreign exchange, price level,

We focus on the management of highly persistent shocks to aid flows, including PRSP-related increases in net inflows, in three “post-stabilization.” African economies with de jure flexible exchange ra...

Financial Depth in the WAEMU
			: Benchmarking Against Frontier SSA Countries

Financial Depth in the WAEMU : Benchmarking Against Frontier SSA Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2013/161

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Calixte Ahokpossi , Kareem Ismail , Sudipto Karmakar , and Mesmin Koulet-Vickot

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 July 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484309391.001

ISBN: 9781484309391

Keywords: Financial development, Financial possibility frontier, Benchmarking, WAEMU, monetary fund, inflation, financial services, Government Policy and Regulation,

Financial depth in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has been uneven over the last two decades. The WAEMU countries are lagging behind other regions, particularly the High Growth Non-oil Exporters (HGNOEs) group. We use two...