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Agenda for Growth & Prosperity

Agenda for Growth & Prosperity »

Source: Ghana : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Volume/Issue: 2003/56

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 March 2003

ISBN: 9781451814798

Keywords: budget, debt, public sector, interest, domestic debt

This report highlights Ghana's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP). The Ghana Poverty Reduction Strategy (GPRS) represents comprehensive policies, strategies, programs, and projects to support growth and povert...

Aid Scaling Up

Aid Scaling Up »

Source: Aid Scaling Up : Do Wage Bill Ceilings Stand in the Way?

Volume/Issue: 2006/106

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino , Gerd Schwartz , and Marijn Verhoeven

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2006

ISBN: 9781451863666

Keywords: IMF conditionality, aid scaling up, MDGs, wage, salaries, civil service, government wages, National Government Expenditures and Welfare Programs, Wages, Compensation

This paper assesses whether the scaling up of aid and the resulting increase in government spending that is needed to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) would be hampered by wage bill ceilings that are of...

Benchmarking the Efficiency of Public Expenditure in the Russian Federation

Benchmarking the Efficiency of Public Expenditure in the Russian Federation »

Source: Benchmarking the Efficiency of Public Expenditure in the Russian Federation

Volume/Issue: 2007/246

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Hauner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2007

ISBN: 9781451868098

Keywords: government expenditure, public sector efficiency, fiscal federalism, Russia, expenditure, public spending, public expenditure, health expenditure, health care,

This paper benchmarks the efficiency of public expenditure in the social sectors in the Russian Federation relative to other countries and among the country's regions. It finds that there is substantial room for ef...

Burundi

Burundi »

Source: Burundi : Demande de modification de la limite d'endettement extérieur non concessionnel dans le cadre de la facilité élargie de crédit

Volume/Issue: 2011/315

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2011

Language: French

ISBN: 9781463923945

Keywords: gdp growth, real gdp, debt service, gdp deflator, public sector debt, public and publicly guaranteed, debt relief, current account, debt sustainability, ppg debt

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...

Capacity Building, Governance, and Economic Reform in Africa

Capacity Building, Governance, and Economic Reform in Africa »

Series: Seminar Volumes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060722.072

ISBN: 9781589060722

Keywords: les, pas, esp, growth rates, public sector

This volume, edited by Michel A. Dessart and Roland E. Ubogu, records the presentations made and discussions held during the Inaugural Seminar of the Joint Africa Institute (JAI). The JAI was established in Abidjan...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Capacity Building, Governance, and Economic Reform in Africa

Series: Seminar Volumes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2001

ISBN: 9781589060722

Keywords: les, pas, esp, growth rates, public sector

This volume, edited by Michel A. Dessart and Roland E. Ubogu, records the presentations made and discussions held during the Inaugural Seminar of the Joint Africa Institute (JAI). The JAI was established in Abidjan...

Corruption and Technology-Induced Private Sector Development

Corruption and Technology-Induced Private Sector Development »

Source: Corruption and Technology-Induced Private Sector Development

Volume/Issue: 2006/198

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jean-François Ruhashyankiko , and Etienne Yehoue

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2006

ISBN: 9781451864588

Keywords: Occupational choice, Technology, Private Sector Development, public sector, state-owned enterprises, nationalization,

This paper asks whether corruption might be the outcome of a lack of outside options for public officials or civil servants. We propose an occupational choice model embedded in an agency framework to address the is...

Corruption Around the World Causes, Consequences, Scope, and Cures

Corruption Around the World Causes, Consequences, Scope, and Cures »

Source: IMF Staff papers, Volume 45 No. 4

Volume: 45

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1998

ISBN: 9781451972771

Keywords: corruption, bribes, public officials, public sector, bribe

This paper describes the issue of corruption around the world. The paper surveys and discusses issues related to the causes, consequences, and scope of corruption, and possible corrective actions. It emphasizes the...

Countries’ Repayment Performance Vis-à-Vis the IMF An Empirical Analysis

Countries’ Repayment Performance Vis-à-Vis the IMF An Empirical Analysis »

Source: IMF Staff papers, Volume 45 No. 4

Volume: 45

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1998

ISBN: 9781451972771

Keywords: corruption, bribes, public officials, public sector, bribe

This paper describes the issue of corruption around the world. The paper surveys and discusses issues related to the causes, consequences, and scope of corruption, and possible corrective actions. It emphasizes the...

Déclaration de M. Kossi Assimaidou, Administrateur du FMI pour le Gabon, 18 février 2011

Déclaration de M. Kossi Assimaidou, Administrateur du FMI pour le Gabon, 18 février 2011 »

Source: Gabon : Consultations de 2010 au titre de l'article IV-Rapport des services du FMI; supplément des services du FMI; note d'information au public sur les délibérations du Conseil d'administration; et déclaration de l'Administrateur pour le Gabon

Volume/Issue: 2011/97

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2011

Language: French

ISBN: 9781462300174

Keywords: debt, external debt, interest, public debt, current account, payments, commercial debt, debt service, loans, public sector debt

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...