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Aid Volatility and Dutch Disease

Aid Volatility and Dutch Disease »

Source: Aid Volatility and Dutch Disease : Is There a Role for Macroeconomic Policies?

Volume/Issue: 2006/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Thierry Tressel , and Alessandro Prati

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2006

ISBN: 9781451864052

Keywords: Aid effectiveness, real exchange rate, central bank, current account, money demand, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Development, Economic Growth And Aggregate Productivity,

This paper studies how macroeconomic policies can help offset two unintended and undesirable features of foreign aid: its volatility and Dutch disease. We present evidence that aid volatility augments trade balance...

Anchoring Growth: The Importance of Productivity-Enhancing Reforms in Emerging Market and Developing Economies

Anchoring Growth: The Importance of Productivity-Enhancing Reforms in Emerging Market and Developing Economies »

Source: Anchoring Growth : The Importance of Productivity-Enhancing Reforms in Emerging Market and Developing Economies

Volume/Issue: 2013/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Giang Ho , Kalpana Kochhar , Annette Kyobe , and Robert Tchaidze

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 September 2013

ISBN: 9781616357290

Keywords: Emerging markets, Developing countries, Economic growth, Agricultural sector, Fiscal reforms, Manufacturing sector, Labor markets, Labor productivity, Services sector, Total factor productivity

Fostering and sustaining robust economic growth is an imperative across advanced, emerging, and low-income countries alike. Countries will need to focus on supply-side reforms to raise their potential output and an...

Argentina: 2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Argentina

Argentina: 2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Argentina »

Source: Argentina : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Argentina

Volume/Issue: 2016/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475552621

Keywords: Staff Reports, Spillovers, Western Hemisphere, Inflation, Inflation targeting, Press releases, Monetary policy, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Economic recession

This paper discusses recent economic developments, the outlook, and risks for the Czech Republic. The economy has been growing at an exceptionally strong pace. Driven by robust domestic demand, output expanded by 4...

Argentina: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Argentina: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Argentina : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Argentina

Volume/Issue: 2016/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475552621

Keywords: Staff Reports, Spillovers, Western Hemisphere, Inflation, Inflation targeting, Press releases, Monetary policy, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Economic recession

This paper discusses recent economic developments, the outlook, and risks for the Czech Republic. The economy has been growing at an exceptionally strong pace. Driven by robust domestic demand, output expanded by 4...

Argentina: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Informational Annex

Argentina: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation-Informational Annex »

Source: Argentina : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Argentina

Volume/Issue: 2016/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475552621

Keywords: Staff Reports, Spillovers, Western Hemisphere, Inflation, Inflation targeting, Press releases, Monetary policy, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Economic recession

This paper discusses recent economic developments, the outlook, and risks for the Czech Republic. The economy has been growing at an exceptionally strong pace. Driven by robust domestic demand, output expanded by 4...

Argentina—Statement by the Staff on the Article IV Consultation, November 9, 2016

Argentina—Statement by the Staff on the Article IV Consultation, November 9, 2016 »

Source: Argentina : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Argentina

Volume/Issue: 2016/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475552621

Keywords: Staff Reports, Spillovers, Western Hemisphere, Inflation, Inflation targeting, Press releases, Monetary policy, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Economic recession

This paper discusses recent economic developments, the outlook, and risks for the Czech Republic. The economy has been growing at an exceptionally strong pace. Driven by robust domestic demand, output expanded by 4...

Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World

Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World »

Source: Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World

Volume/Issue: 2013/176

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Alun Thomas , Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu , and Yingyuan Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2013

ISBN: 9781484359662

Keywords: Structural Transformation, Quantile Regression, Panel Data, globalization, gdp per capita, real gdp, economic globalization, economic growth, General,

This paper documents stylized facts on the process of structural transformation around the world and empirically analyzes its determinants using data on real value added by sector of economic activity (agriculture,...

BENIN: STAFF REPORT FOR THE 2013 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION—DEBT SUSTAINABILITY ANALYSIS

BENIN: STAFF REPORT FOR THE 2013 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION—DEBT SUSTAINABILITY ANALYSIS »

Source: Bolivia : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 February 2014

ISBN: 9781475550528

Keywords: Financial sector, Exchange rate assessments, Economic indicators, Bolivia, Banks, Article IV consultation reports, Debt sustainability analysis, Economic growth, Press releases, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights the ongoing Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for the fiscal period 2012-15, which is guiding World Bank support to Bolivia. The CPS consists of a program of lending operations...

Beyond Balanced Growth1

Beyond Balanced Growth1 »

Source: Beyond Balanced Growth

Volume/Issue: 2001/85

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sergio Rebelo , Piyabha Kongsamut , and Danyang Xie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2001

ISBN: 9781451850758

Keywords: growth, structural change, Kaldor facts, real interest rate, economic growth, growth rate, growth rates, labor income, One, Two

Balanced growth models are commonly used in macroeconomics because they are consistent with the well-known Kaldor facts regarding economic growth. These models, however, are inconsistent with one of the most striki...

BOLIVIA: STAFF REPORT FOR THE 2013 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION

BOLIVIA: STAFF REPORT FOR THE 2013 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION »

Source: Bolivia : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 February 2014

ISBN: 9781475550528

Keywords: Financial sector, Exchange rate assessments, Economic indicators, Bolivia, Banks, Article IV consultation reports, Debt sustainability analysis, Economic growth, Press releases, Staff Reports

This Informational Annex highlights the ongoing Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for the fiscal period 2012-15, which is guiding World Bank support to Bolivia. The CPS consists of a program of lending operations...