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2. Fostering Durable and Inclusive Growth

2. Fostering Durable and Inclusive Growth »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2014, Sub-Saharan Africa : Fostering Durable and Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484342886

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, exchange rate pegs, central bank

Introduction Over the last 20 or so years, many countries in sub-Saharan Africa have enjoyed robust and sustained economic growth. Sound economic policies, stronger institutions, and...

2. How Inclusive Has Africa’s Recent High-Growth Episode Been?

2. How Inclusive Has Africa’s Recent High-Growth Episode Been? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Sub-Saharan Africa : Sustaining the Expansion

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 October 2011

ISBN: 9781616351250

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, exchange rate regimes, exporting countries, surveys

INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY This chapter focuses on the apparent disconnect between recent growth and poverty outcomes in sub-Saharan Africa...

I. Overview

I. Overview »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 April 2008

ISBN: 9781589067110

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, monetary policy, capital inflows, exchange rate regime

Macroeconomic developments in sub-Saharan Africa were broadly positive in 2007, with growth steady and as expected across most of the region. Inflation remains largely contained. The immediate p...

I. Overview

I. Overview »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067639

Keywords: exchange rate regime, exchange rate, inflation, importing countries, oil-importing countries

Recent Developments in the World Economy In recent years countries in sub-Saharan Africa have enjoyed some of their highest growth rates in decades, thanks both to favorable external...

II. Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa

II. Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 April 2008

ISBN: 9781589067110

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, monetary policy, capital inflows, exchange rate regime

A marked improvement in macroeconomic conditions in most sub-Saharan African countries in recent years has reshaped the environment for monetary and exchange rate policy. A number of post-conflict economies...

II. The Great Sub-Saharan Africa Growth Takeoff: Lessons and Prospects

II. The Great Sub-Saharan Africa Growth Takeoff: Lessons and Prospects »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067639

Keywords: exchange rate regime, exchange rate, inflation, importing countries, oil-importing countries

Overview For the first time since the 1970s, a large number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa are enjoying high rates of per capita income growth. And growth episodes are showing so...

III. Private Capital Flows to Sub-Saharan Africa: Financial Globalization’s Final Frontier?

III. Private Capital Flows to Sub-Saharan Africa: Financial Globalization’s Final Frontier? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 April 2008

ISBN: 9781589067110

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, monetary policy, capital inflows, exchange rate regime

Private capital inflows to sub-Saharan African countries, having more than quadrupled since 2000, represent an increasingly important share of foreign financing to these countries. 1...

Parallel Currency Markets in Developing Countries
			: Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications

Parallel Currency Markets in Developing Countries : Theory, Evidence, and Policy Implications »

Volume/Issue: 1990/114

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1990

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451943221.001

ISBN: 9781451943221

Keywords: foreign exchange, exchange rate, foreign currency, exchange rates, inflation

The paper reviews recent theoretical and empirical developments in the analysis of informal currency markets in developing countries. The basic characteristics of these markets are highlighted, and alternative anal...

3. Improving Monetary Policy Frameworks

3. Improving Monetary Policy Frameworks »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2014, Sub-Saharan Africa : Fostering Durable and Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484342886

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, exchange rate pegs, central bank

Monetary Policy Landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa With inflation declining to single digits in many sub-Saharan African countries since the early 2000s, central banks currently face a...

IV. Africa’s Power Supply Crisis: Unraveling the Paradoxes

IV. Africa’s Power Supply Crisis: Unraveling the Paradoxes »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 April 2008

ISBN: 9781589067110

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, monetary policy, capital inflows, exchange rate regime

Africa’s Power Sector in International Perspective Sub-Saharan Africa faces major infrastructure challenges, the most severe of which are arguably those in the power sector. Not only...