Browse

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 315 items :

Clear All
Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration: Supporting the Delivery of the Reform Agenda

Volume/Issue: 2019/94

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306287

Keywords: Tax revenue, Tax evasion, Revenue sources, Tax administration, Tax reforms, GDT, LTO, arrears, vat, taxpayer

This Technical Assistance Report discusses several tax administration issues and high-level recommendations for the reform agenda. The General Directorate of Taxes (GDT) continues to make good progress in modernizi...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Income Distribution, Poverty, and Social Safety Nets in the Transition, 1991-1993

Volume/Issue: 1994/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1994

ISBN: 9781451854541

Keywords: Albania, social assistance, wage, benefits, unemployment, dependents

This paper examines developments in Albania's income distribution and poverty during the transition to a market-oriented economy. It pays particular attention to the impact of price liberalization on the agricultur...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : 2008 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Review Under Extended Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria: Staff Report; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2008/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2008

ISBN: 9781451800920

Keywords: debt, interest, external debt, budget, article

This 2008 Article IV Consultation highlights that over the last decade, Albania's macroeconomic performance has generally been strong and per capita GDP in U.S. dollar terms more than doubled. Strong fiscal policy,...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-National Strategy for Development and Integration

Volume/Issue: 2008/269

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2008

ISBN: 9781451800937

Keywords: local government, budget, article, public administration, revenues

This paper focuses on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-National Strategy for Development and Integration (PRSP-NSDI) for Albania. The paper provides an overview of the key challenges facing the country. It pres...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Joint Staff Advisory Note

Volume/Issue: 2008/270

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2008

ISBN: 9781451800944

Keywords: electricity, health sector, health financing, health care, pharmaceutical sector

This Joint Staff Advisory Note focuses on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) for Albania. The note analyzes the National Strategy for Development and Integration (NSDI) program, which represents a signific...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Review Under Extended Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review: Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2007/244

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 2007

ISBN: 9781451800906

Keywords: debt, budget, interest, external debt, domestic credit

Albania's Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility is analyzed. Albania has reached a pivotal stage in its economic development. Increasing foreign direct invest...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Review Under the Extended Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review: Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2008/128

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451800913

Keywords: debt, budget, interest, external debt, domestic credit

The main challenges for this review were to further redress long-running problems in the energy sector and to balance fiscal policy requirements for development spending with macroeconomic stability. The financial...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Review Under the Extended Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review: Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2009/73

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2009

ISBN: 9781451800951

Keywords: debt, budget, interest, national accounts

The staff report for Albania's Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility is presented. The economy has achieved robust noninflationary growth, albeit with increas...

Albania
			: From Isolation Toward Reform

Albania : From Isolation Toward Reform »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): R. Johnston , Piroska Nagy , Roy Pepper , Mauro Mecagni , Ratna Sahay , Mario Bléjer , and Richard Hides

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1992

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557752666.084

ISBN: 9781557752666

Keywords: state enterprises, social security, state planning commission, foreign exchange, foreign trade

This study reviews Albania's historical and political background, as well as economic developments in 1991. It describes the centrally planned economic system up to the onset of reform and analyzes economic perform...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2011/313

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 October 2011

ISBN: 9781463922665

Keywords: public debt, current account, external debt, debt reduction, fiscal consolidation

The global crisis left Albania fairly unscathed and ushered in the needed economic rebalancing. The policy framework has been challenged in the post-crisis environment significant headwinds. Despite improvement, ex...