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Achieving and Maintaining Price Stability in Nigeria

Achieving and Maintaining Price Stability in Nigeria »

Source: Achieving and Maintaining Price Stability in Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2004/97

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nicoletta Batini

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451852059

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, central bank, price stability, Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Development, Economywide Country Studies: Africa,

This paper reviews the historical performance of monetary policy in Nigeria and discusses the relative merits of alternative monetary policy strategies that Nigeria could adopt in the future, once the many operatio...

Adjustment and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa1

Adjustment and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa1 »

Source: Adjustment and Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 1999/51

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dhaneshwar Ghura , Anupam Basu , and Anthony Calamitsis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1999

ISBN: 9781451847093

Keywords: growth rates, inflation, real gdp, inflation rates, economic growth

This paper analyzes the factors affecting economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa, using data for 1981–97. The results indicate that per capita real GDP growth is positively influenced by economic policies tha...

Alternative Dual Exchange Market Regimes

Alternative Dual Exchange Market Regimes »

Source: Alternative Dual Exchange Market Regimes : Some Steady State Comparisons

Volume/Issue: 1990/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): José Saúl Lizondo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1990

ISBN: 9781451951851

Keywords: exchange rate, foreign exchange, inflation, official exchange rate, real exchange rate

This paper compares two alternative dual exchange market regimes. In one of them, the official market clears through changes in international reserves, while in the other regime, the central bank implements a ratio...

Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation

Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation »

Source: Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation : The Case of Sierra Leone

Volume/Issue: 2008/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kadima Kalonji , Jan Gottschalk , and Ken Miyajima

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2008

ISBN: 9781451871296

Keywords: Historical decomposition, impulse response, variance decomposition, vector autoregression (VAR), monetary policy, central bank, aggregate demand,

This paper examines the determinants of inflation in Sierra Leone using a structural vector autoregression (VAR) approach to help forecast inflation for operational purposes. Despite data limitations, the paper acc...

Angola's Fragile Stabilization

Angola's Fragile Stabilization »

Source: Angola's Fragile Stabilization

Volume/Issue: 2004/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jose Gasha , and Gonzalo Pastor

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2004

ISBN: 9781451850574

Keywords: monetary and exchange rate policy, inflation, foreign exchange, exchange rate, inflation rate, nominal exchange rate, Studies of Particular Policy Episodes,

This paper discusses the nature of Angola's disinflation strategy in recent years, with special emphasis on the most recent efforts by the Angolan authorities to stabilize the economy. Looking to the past, the pape...

Angola: Second Post-Program Monitoring

Angola: Second Post-Program Monitoring »

Source: Angola : Second Post-Program Monitoring

Volume/Issue: 2014/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484340684

Keywords: oil, foreign currency, inflation, financial stability

This paper reviews Angola's Second Post-Program Monitoring for different economic developments and policies. The IMF report highlights that Angola has returned to a path of solid economic growth, with single-digit...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...