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3 Aid Volatility and Macroeconomic Policies

3 Aid Volatility and Macroeconomic Policies »

Source: Exchange Rate Analysis in Support of IMF Surveillance : A Collection of Empirical Studies

Series: Books

Author(s): Charalambos Tsangarides , Carlo Cottarelli , Gian Milesi-Ferretti , and Atish Ghosh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2008

ISBN: 9781589067288

Keywords: exchange rate, real exchange rate, exchange rate regime, exchange rates, exchange rate regimes

At the G-8 meeting in Scotland in July 2005, world leaders announced a US$50 billion increase in official development assistance to poor countries. This surge in aid—aimed at achieving the Millennium Develop...

Appendix

Appendix »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2006, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 July 2006

ISBN: 9781589065260

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

Table A1. Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative: IMF Relief...

Botswana

Botswana »

Source: Botswana : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1998/39

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 1998

ISBN: 9781451806335

Keywords: bank of botswana, exchange rate, effective exchange rate, banking, exchange rate regime

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix describes the evolution of Botswana's exchange rate regime against the background of the country's main economic developments and trade relations. The paper revie...

Chapter 4. Bolstering Financial Stability and Development

Chapter 4. Bolstering Financial Stability and Development »

Source: Toward New Horizons : Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484311462

Keywords: Civil service, Exchange rate regimes, Financial systems, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Government expenditures, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Islamic banking

Financial systems in the ACTs could gain significantly from reforms that foster financial stability and development. Although banks are sizeable, competition remains limited, with significant state ownership...

Chapter I. Overview

Chapter I. Overview »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2006, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 July 2006

ISBN: 9781589065260

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

As 2015 draws closer, implementing policies to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is now more urgent than ever. While real GDP growth there averaged over 5 percent durin...

Chapter II. Recent Developments and Short-Term Prospects

Chapter II. Recent Developments and Short-Term Prospects »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2006, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 July 2006

ISBN: 9781589065260

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

Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa continued to be strong in 2005 (5.3 percent), though it was slightly below the high level in 2004 (5.6 percent) (Figure 2.1 and Table 2.1). 1...

Chapter III. Scaling Up Aid: Macroeconomic Implications

Chapter III. Scaling Up Aid: Macroeconomic Implications »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2006, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 July 2006

ISBN: 9781589065260

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

African countries are likely to face macroeconomic challenges if they receive flows of official assistance that are significantly higher than in the recent past. 1 Net official de...

Chapter 1. Introduction and Summary

Chapter 1. Introduction and Summary »

Source: Toward New Horizons : Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484311462

Keywords: Civil service, Exchange rate regimes, Financial systems, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Government expenditures, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Islamic banking

The political transitions in the Arab world have created an opportunity for economic transformation. The political landscape is changing and new stakeholders have become active, while old vested interests st...

Chapter IV. Financial Sectors: Issues, Challenges, And Reform Strategies

Chapter IV. Financial Sectors: Issues, Challenges, And Reform Strategies »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2006, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 July 2006

ISBN: 9781589065260

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

Financial sectors in low-income sub-Saharan Africa are among the world’s least developed (Appendix Table A2). 1 The range of institutions is narrow, and assets in most low-income...

Chapter 6. Managing Economic Change During The Transitions

Chapter 6. Managing Economic Change During The Transitions »

Source: Toward New Horizons : Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

ISBN: 9781484311462

Keywords: Civil service, Exchange rate regimes, Financial systems, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Government expenditures, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Islamic banking

Generating success in economic transformation requires a coordinated effort. The complexity of the task under adverse conditions necessitates a heightened focus on navigating the political economy and a stro...