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IMF Executive Board Approves US$65.6 Million in Disbursements to Dominica, Grenada, and St. Lucia to Address COVID-19 Pandemic

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IMF Executive Board Approves US$65.6 Million in Disbursements to Dominica, Grenada, and St. Lucia to Address COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: St. Lucia : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513543444

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility (RCF), National income, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Demographic indicators, Financial indicators, ISCR, CR, US$, disbursement

St. Lucia, a tourism-dependent economy in the Caribbean, has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. Tourism exports, which in a typical year would account for nearly 90 percent of the country's foreign exchange ea...

St. Lucia
			: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; and Staff Report

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St. Lucia : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2020/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513543444.002

ISBN: 9781513543444

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility (RCF), National income, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Demographic indicators, Financial indicators, ISCR, CR, US$, disbursement

St. Lucia, a tourism-dependent economy in the Caribbean, has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. Tourism exports, which in a typical year would account for nearly 90 percent of the country's foreign exchange ea...

St. Lucia: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; and Staff Report

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St. Lucia: Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: St. Lucia : Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513543444

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility (RCF), National income, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Demographic indicators, Financial indicators, ISCR, CR, US$, disbursement

St. Lucia, a tourism-dependent economy in the Caribbean, has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. Tourism exports, which in a typical year would account for nearly 90 percent of the country's foreign exchange ea...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with St. Lucia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with St. Lucia »

Source: St. Lucia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530963

Keywords: Real sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Financial indicators, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, ECCB, ECCU, Lucia

This 2019 Article IV Consultation explains that St. Lucia's near-term growth prospects are favorable, supported by large infrastructure investment and robust tourist inflows. However, longer-term growth continues t...

St. Lucia
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

St. Lucia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2020/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530963.002

ISBN: 9781513530963

Keywords: Real sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Financial indicators, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, ECCB, ECCU, Lucia

This 2019 Article IV Consultation explains that St. Lucia's near-term growth prospects are favorable, supported by large infrastructure investment and robust tourist inflows. However, longer-term growth continues t...

ST. Lucia: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report

ST. Lucia: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: St. Lucia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530963

Keywords: Real sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Financial indicators, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, ECCB, ECCU, Lucia

This 2019 Article IV Consultation explains that St. Lucia's near-term growth prospects are favorable, supported by large infrastructure investment and robust tourist inflows. However, longer-term growth continues t...

ST. Lucia: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

ST. Lucia: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: St. Lucia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/54

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530963

Keywords: Real sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments, Financial indicators, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, ECCB, ECCU, Lucia

This 2019 Article IV Consultation explains that St. Lucia's near-term growth prospects are favorable, supported by large infrastructure investment and robust tourist inflows. However, longer-term growth continues t...

Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs

Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs »

Volume/Issue: 2020/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalie Chen , and Luciana Juvenal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513529257.001

ISBN: 9781513529257

Keywords: Patterns of trade, Trade models, Demand elasticity, Financial statistics, Export prices, Distance, export unit values, heterogeneity, markups, quality

We investigate theoretically and empirically how exporters adjust their markups across destinations depending on bilateral distance, tariffs, and the quality of their exports. Under the assumption that trade costs...

Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs*

Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs* »

Source: Markups, Quality, and Trade Costs

Volume/Issue: 2020/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalie Chen , and Luciana Juvenal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513529257

Keywords: Patterns of trade, Trade models, Demand elasticity, Financial statistics, Export prices, Distance, export unit values, heterogeneity, markups, quality

We investigate theoretically and empirically how exporters adjust their markups across destinations depending on bilateral distance, tariffs, and the quality of their exports. Under the assumption that trade costs...

Policy Trade-Offs in Building Resilience to Natural Disasters: The Case of St. Lucia

Policy Trade-Offs in Building Resilience to Natural Disasters: The Case of St. Lucia »

Volume/Issue: 2019/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alessandro Cantelmo , Leo Bonato , Giovanni Melina , and Gonzalo Salinas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498302654.001

ISBN: 9781498302654

Keywords: Real interest rates, Cost of capital, Total factor productivity, Capital, Private investments, Climate Change, Natural Disasters and Their Management, Government Policy, public capital, Papageorgiou

Resilience to climate change and natural disasters hinges on two fundamental elements: financial protection -insurance and self-insurance- and structural protection -investment in adaptation. Using a dynamic genera...