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19 A Comparison Between Two Public Expenditure Management Systems in Africa

19 A Comparison Between Two Public Expenditure Management Systems in Africa »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

One important objective of the enhanced HIPC (Heavily Indebted Poor Country) debt reduction initiative is to redirect the budgetary resources released from servicing...

6 A Framework for Fiscal Debt Sustainability Analysis in Low-Income Countries

6 A Framework for Fiscal Debt Sustainability Analysis in Low-Income Countries »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Assessing fiscal debt sustainability is an important element of fiscal policy analysis. It aids in evaluating the appropriateness of a country’s macroeconomic policies in both the s...

16 Aid and Fiscal Management

16 Aid and Fiscal Management »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Foreign aid has dwindled in the budgets of many donor countries during the past several years, but it continues to loom very large for many of the recipients....

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso »

Source: Burkina Faso : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

Volume/Issue: 2007/320

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 September 2007

ISBN: 9781451803921

Keywords: vocational training, food security, primary school, young people, child labor

This report reviews the Priority Action Program (PAP) for Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) implementation in Burkina Faso. The PAP makes the PRSP operational and increases the visibility of public policies i...

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso »

Source: Burkina Faso : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2005/338

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2005

ISBN: 9781451803815

Keywords: vocational training, living conditions, food security, primary school, gross enrollment

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) on Burkina Faso explains economic growth and persistence. The government intends to strengthen the foundations of macroeconomic and financial stability, and enhance compe...

Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso »

Source: Burkina Faso : Policies to Protect the Poor From the Impact of Food and Energy Price Increases

Volume/Issue: 2011/202

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Isabell Adenauer , and Javier Arze del Granado

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2011

ISBN: 9781463902117

Keywords: fuel price subsidies, food price shock, conditional cash transfer system, cash transfer, subsidies, conditional cash transfer, subsidy, cash transfers, Taxation, and Revenue: General

This paper assesses the effectiveness of policies taken by the Burkinabè authorities to protect the poor from the adverse impact of a combined food and oil price shock in 2008. Estimates of the impact based on hous...

Burundi

Burundi »

Source: Burundi : Cadre stratégique de croissance et de lutte contre la pauvreté -Second rapport de mise en œuvre

Volume/Issue: 2010/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 October 2010

Language: French

ISBN: 9781463921323

Keywords: primary school, food security, primary education, young people, primary schools, street children, vulnerable groups, teaching materials, sexual violence, food insecurity

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Central African Republic

Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Preparation Status Report

Volume/Issue: 2007/58

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2007

ISBN: 9781451806649

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy paper, macroeconomic framework, food poverty, poverty reduction strategy

This Status Report discusses preparation of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) on Central African Republic. The government has decided to design an interim strategy (the Economic and Social Policy Framewor...

Central African Republic

Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: First Annual Progress Report

Volume/Issue: 2009/240

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2009

ISBN: 9781451806748

Keywords: young people, primary school, vocational training, food security, living conditions

This paper discusses key findings of the first annual progress report on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) for Central African Republic. The first year of PRSP implementation was characterized by an unfav...

Chapter 4. Commodity Price Volatility: Impact and Policy Challenges for Low-Income Countries

Chapter 4. Commodity Price Volatility: Impact and Policy Challenges for Low-Income Countries »

Source: Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries

Series: Books

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Catherine Pattillo , Marc Quintyn , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 October 2012

ISBN: 9781616353797

Keywords: hedging, fiscal policy, inflation, terms of trade, food prices

Introduction The roller-coaster experience of recent years has highlighted the fact that commodity price fluctuations are an integral part of the global economy. 1...