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Chapter 1. Output, Demographic, and Employment Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia

Chapter 1. Output, Demographic, and Employment Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

Structural transformation has become a widely used macroeconomic measure of the quality of the economic development process. 1 It is widely accepted that in order for it to happen...

Chapter 3. Projecting Output, Employment, and Productivity Forward through 2020

Chapter 3. Projecting Output, Employment, and Productivity Forward through 2020 »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

This chapter uses the previously developed output and employment projections and analyzes what they mean for medium-term structural transformation in sub-Saharan Africa. The methodology for the projections i...

Chapter 2. Transformation and Productivity: Comparison with Asia

Chapter 2. Transformation and Productivity: Comparison with Asia »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

Productivity Transformation The employment and output data were combined to make assessments of the speed of structural adjustment in sub-Saharan Africa compared with Asian countries...

3. Combler le déficit d’infrastructures en Afrique subsaharienne

3. Combler le déficit d’infrastructures en Afrique subsaharienne »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2014: Sub Saharan Africa : Staying the Course

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 October 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781498386777

Introduction et Résumé Le présent chapitre examine les efforts entrepris par les pays d’Afrique subsaharienne ces dernières années pour remédier au manque d’infrastru...

Comesa and Sadc

Comesa and Sadc »

Source: Comesa and Sadc : Prospects and Challenges for Regional Trade Integration

Volume/Issue: 2004/227

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Padamja Khandelwal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2004

ISBN: 9781451875447

Keywords: COMESA, SADC, Economic Partnership Agreements, rules of origin, external tariff, intraregional trade, open regionalism, Regional Development Policy,

Regional integration has been seen in Africa as a means of encouraging trade and securing economies of scale. This paper examines in detail the prospects and challenges for trade expansion in the two most prominent...

2. Comment l’Afrique subsaharienne peut-elle tirer parti du dividende démographique?

2. Comment l’Afrique subsaharienne peut-elle tirer parti du dividende démographique? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2015 : Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2015

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475595840

D’ici 2035, l’Afrique subsaharienne comptera plus d’habitants en âge de travailler (15–64 ans) que tout le reste de la planète (graphique 2.1). Cette tendance pourrait avoir des répercussions im...

Commodity Markets and the International Transmission of Fiscal Shocks

Commodity Markets and the International Transmission of Fiscal Shocks »

Source: Commodity Markets and the International Transmission of Fiscal Shocks

Volume/Issue: 1988/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 1988

ISBN: 9781451947724

Keywords: exchange rate, terms of trade, real exchange rate, commodity exporters, commodity prices

The IMF Working Papers series is designed to make IMF staff research available to a wide audience. Almost 300 Working Papers are released each year, covering a wide range of theoretical and analytical topics, inclu...

Community health care in developing countries: An efficient and low-cost method of providing greater health care, but one that is underutilized

Community health care in developing countries: An efficient and low-cost method of providing greater health care, but one that is underutilized »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1980

Volume/Issue: 17/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1980

ISBN: 9781616353421

Keywords: bank, finance, credit, loans, education systems

This paper highlights that despite severe limitations of resources, developing countries have made substantial progress during the past three decades in sending more children to school and in generally improving th...

4 Cómo Afrontar la Crisis Mundial Actual

4 Cómo Afrontar la Crisis Mundial Actual »

Source: Informe Anual 2013 del Fondo Monetario Internacional : Promover una economía mundial más segura y estable

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2013

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484332238

Agenda Mundial de Políticas de la Directora Gerente En octubre de 2012, la Directora Gerente presentó al CMFI su primera Agenda Mundial...

Comoros

Comoros »

Source: Comoros : Assessment of Performance Under the Program Supported by Emergency Post-Conflict Assistance and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility: Staff Report; Supplement, Informational Annex; Staff Statement, Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director of Comoros

Volume/Issue: 2009/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 November 2009

ISBN: 9781451809213

Keywords: debt, external debt, budget, debt service, interest

This paper discusses an assessment of Comoros's performance Under the Program Supported by the Emergency Post-Conflict Assistance (EPCA). Overall performance under the EPCA-supported program has been broadly satisf...