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Republic of Latvia: Letter of Intent

Republic of Latvia: Letter of Intent »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Fourth Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Financing Assurances Review, Request for Rephasing of Purchases Under the Arrangement and Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion

Volume/Issue: 2011/126

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 June 2011

ISBN: 9781455277568

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, fiscal balance, tax increases

Strong policy implementation under the Stand By-Arrangement (SBA) has contributed to Latvia's economic recovery and put attainment of Maastricht criteria for euro adoption within reach. The government has continue...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2005/282

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2005

ISBN: 9781451824575

Keywords: debt, deficit, interest, external debt, article

The staff report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation on the Republic of Latvia highlights the economic outlook and mid-term risks. A sound policy framework and far-reaching structural reforms supported this perfor...

Russia and the IMF

Russia and the IMF »

Source: Russia and the IMF : The Political Economy of Macro-Stabilization

Volume/Issue: 1994/20

Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers

Author(s): Ernesto Hernández-Catá

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1994

ISBN: 9781451963939

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, central bank, monetary financing, monetary fund, European II Department,

This paper reviews the experience with macroeconomic stabilization in Russia during the 2 1/2 years following the beginning of reforms in January 1992. It focuses on the different perceptions about the nature, the...

Russian Federation

Russian Federation »

Source: Russian Federation : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2007/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2007

ISBN: 9781451833157

Keywords: exchange rate, price inflation, monetary policy

This Selected Issues paper on the Russian Federation underlies inflation persistence and evolution in response to structural shocks. Inflation in Russia has been characterized by a considerable degree of persistenc...

Russian Federation: Selected Issues

Russian Federation: Selected Issues »

Source: Russian Federation : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2007/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2007

ISBN: 9781451833157

Keywords: exchange rate, price inflation, monetary policy

This Selected Issues paper on the Russian Federation underlies inflation persistence and evolution in response to structural shocks. Inflation in Russia has been characterized by a considerable degree of persistenc...

Statement by Benny Andersen, Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia and Gundars Davidsons, Advisor to the Executive Director

Statement by Benny Andersen, Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia and Gundars Davidsons, Advisor to the Executive Director »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Fourth Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Financing Assurances Review, Request for Rephasing of Purchases Under the Arrangement and Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion

Volume/Issue: 2011/126

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 June 2011

ISBN: 9781455277568

Keywords: external debt, current account, public debt, fiscal balance, tax increases

Strong policy implementation under the Stand By-Arrangement (SBA) has contributed to Latvia's economic recovery and put attainment of Maastricht criteria for euro adoption within reach. The government has continue...

Statement by Jon A. Solheim, Executive Director for Republic of Latvia and Jelena Zubkova, Advisor to Executive Director

Statement by Jon A. Solheim, Executive Director for Republic of Latvia and Jelena Zubkova, Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2005/282

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2005

ISBN: 9781451824575

Keywords: debt, deficit, interest, external debt, article

The staff report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation on the Republic of Latvia highlights the economic outlook and mid-term risks. A sound policy framework and far-reaching structural reforms supported this perfor...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2005/282

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2005

ISBN: 9781451824575

Keywords: debt, deficit, interest, external debt, article

The staff report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation on the Republic of Latvia highlights the economic outlook and mid-term risks. A sound policy framework and far-reaching structural reforms supported this perfor...

V. Policies and Long-Term Growth: What Can Be Learned from Other Countries?

V. Policies and Long-Term Growth: What Can Be Learned from Other Countries? »

Source: Growth in the Central and Eastern European Countries of the European Union

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Abdul Abiad , Ashoka Mody , Susan Schadler , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2007

ISBN: 9781589065543

Keywords: Eastern Europe, Economic growth, European Union, per capita income, growth rates, tfp, gdp growth, current account deficit

Closing the income gap with Western Europe will require supporting policies in the CEECs. The growth accounting exercise presented in the previous section is a mechanical one. It assumes that the CEECs—at sp...

VI. European Integration: Opportunities for Growth

VI. European Integration: Opportunities for Growth »

Source: Growth in the Central and Eastern European Countries of the European Union

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Abdul Abiad , Ashoka Mody , Susan Schadler , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2007

ISBN: 9781589065543

Keywords: Eastern Europe, Economic growth, European Union, per capita income, growth rates, tfp, gdp growth, current account deficit

Formal membership in the EU and, prospectively, the euro area critically differentiates the CEECs from other emerging market countries. An obvious and quantifiable benefit comes from large transfers from the...