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The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia »

Source: The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2013/309

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 October 2013

ISBN: 9781484335529

Keywords: living standards, income distribution, public sector, rule of law, regulatory quality

This Selected Issues paper reviews the extent to which growth in Ethiopia has translated into higher living standards. A key feature of the economic strategy has been an explicit commitment to poverty reduction and...

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
			: Selected Issues

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2013/309

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 October 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484335529.002

ISBN: 9781484335529

Keywords: living standards, income distribution, public sector, rule of law, regulatory quality

This Selected Issues paper reviews the extent to which growth in Ethiopia has translated into higher living standards. A key feature of the economic strategy has been an explicit commitment to poverty reduction and...

Ghana

Ghana »

Source: Ghana : Will it Be Gifted or Will it Be Cursed?

Volume/Issue: 2011/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Burcu Aydin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455260393

Keywords: growth, resource-rich, panel data, unit root, panel unit root test, individual effects, exogenous variables, lag length, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Models with Panel Data, Economic Development: General,

Will Ghana's oil production from 2011 accelerate progress toward middle-income status, or will it retard gains in living standards through a possible "resource curse"? This paper examines the likelihood of "resourc...

Ghana
			: Will it Be Gifted or Will it Be Cursed?

Ghana : Will it Be Gifted or Will it Be Cursed? »

Volume/Issue: 2011/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Burcu Aydin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455260393.001

ISBN: 9781455260393

Keywords: growth, resource-rich, panel data, unit root, panel unit root test, individual effects, exogenous variables, lag length, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Models with Panel Data, Economic Development: General,

Will Ghana's oil production from 2011 accelerate progress toward middle-income status, or will it retard gains in living standards through a possible "resource curse"? This paper examines the likelihood of "resourc...

Growth in Africa Under Peace and Market Reforms

Growth in Africa Under Peace and Market Reforms »

Source: Growth in Africa Under Peace and Market Reforms

Volume/Issue: 2011/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olessia Korbut , Gonzalo Salinas , and Cheikh Gueye

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2011

ISBN: 9781455217861

Keywords: growth, Africa, political stability, exchange rate, economic outlook, current account, international monetary fund

Economic stagnation in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has led several economists to question the region's ability to attain sustained economic growth, some of them arguing for the need to shift away from natural resource...

Growth in Africa Under Peace and Market Reforms

Growth in Africa Under Peace and Market Reforms »

Volume/Issue: 2011/40

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olessia Korbut , Gonzalo Salinas , and Cheikh Gueye

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455217861.001

ISBN: 9781455217861

Keywords: growth, Africa, political stability, exchange rate, economic outlook, current account, international monetary fund

Economic stagnation in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has led several economists to question the region's ability to attain sustained economic growth, some of them arguing for the need to shift away from natural resource...

Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau »

Source: Guinea-Bissau : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Second Annual Progress Report-Joint Staff Advisory Note

Volume/Issue: 2010/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2010

ISBN: 9781455213528

Keywords: public sector, debt, budget, public debt, macroeconomic stability

This Joint Staff Advisory Note reviews progress in the implementation process of the National Poverty Reduction Strategy (NPRS) for Guinea-Bissau during July 2009-10. It is found that Guinea-Bissau has yielded sig...

Guinea-Bissau
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Second Annual Progress Report-Joint Staff Advisory Note

Guinea-Bissau : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Second Annual Progress Report-Joint Staff Advisory Note »

Volume/Issue: 2010/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455213528.002

ISBN: 9781455213528

Keywords: public sector, debt, budget, public debt, macroeconomic stability

This Joint Staff Advisory Note reviews progress in the implementation process of the National Poverty Reduction Strategy (NPRS) for Guinea-Bissau during July 2009-10. It is found that Guinea-Bissau has yielded sig...

Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau »

Source: Guinea-Bissau : 2010 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative

Volume/Issue: 2010/117

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455203246

Keywords: debt, budget, revenues, public administration

Guinea-Bissau's 2010 Article IV Consultation and request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility are discussed. Despite the difficult external environment and its political challenges, in 20...

Guinea–Bissau: Joint IMF/IDA Debt Sustainability Analysis

Guinea–Bissau: Joint IMF/IDA Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Guinea-Bissau : 2010 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative

Volume/Issue: 2010/117

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455203246

Keywords: debt, budget, revenues, public administration

Guinea-Bissau's 2010 Article IV Consultation and request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility are discussed. Despite the difficult external environment and its political challenges, in 20...