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			: Adjustment to the Challenges of Globalization

Africa : Adjustment to the Challenges of Globalization »

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557758293.071

ISBN: 9781557758293

Keywords: banking, expenditure, trade liberalization, civil service, banking system

Sub-Saharan Africa needs much faster economic growth and more effective economic, financial, and social policies if it is to make up for lost ground and reduce the number of people living in abject poverty. Edited...

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Back Matter »

Source: Africa : Adjustment to the Challenges of Globalization

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 1999

ISBN: 9781557758293

Keywords: banking, expenditure, trade liberalization, civil service, banking system

Sub-Saharan Africa needs much faster economic growth and more effective economic, financial, and social policies if it is to make up for lost ground and reduce the number of people living in abject poverty. Edited...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Africa : Adjustment to the Challenges of Globalization

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 1999

ISBN: 9781557758293

Keywords: banking, expenditure, trade liberalization, civil service, banking system

Sub-Saharan Africa needs much faster economic growth and more effective economic, financial, and social policies if it is to make up for lost ground and reduce the number of people living in abject poverty. Edited...

Agricultural Trade and Protection in Asia: Identifying hurdles to intra-regional trade

Agricultural Trade and Protection in Asia: Identifying hurdles to intra-regional trade »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1988

Volume/Issue: 25/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1988

ISBN: 9781616353759

Keywords: adjustment programs, structural adjustment, external shocks, aggregate demand, process of adjustment

This paper describes the effect of IMF-supported adjustment programs on the poor. The paper highlights that IMF-supported adjustment programs have often been misunderstood and have been criticized for seeking exces...

Annex 3: Debt Securities: Reconciling Market Value with Nominal Value

Annex 3: Debt Securities: Reconciling Market Value with Nominal Value »

Source: Handbook on Securities Statistics : Debt Securities Issues

Series: Web Based Statistical Publications

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2009

ISBN: 9781475510102

Keywords: debt securities, bond, securities issues, equity securities, financial corporations

A3.1 Annex 3 illustrates the relationship between market value and nominal value for positions in debt securities and the recording of the accrual and payment of interest for different types of debt securiti...

Annex 5: Example of Metadata

Annex 5: Example of Metadata »

Source: Handbook on Securities Statistics : Debt Securities Issues

Series: Web Based Statistical Publications

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2009

ISBN: 9781475510102

Keywords: debt securities, bond, securities issues, equity securities, financial corporations

Table A5.1 Metadata for statistics on debt securities issues Statistical metadata items...

Annex 2: Islamic Debt Securities

Annex 2: Islamic Debt Securities »

Source: Handbook on Securities Statistics : Debt Securities Issues

Series: Web Based Statistical Publications

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2009

ISBN: 9781475510102

Keywords: debt securities, bond, securities issues, equity securities, financial corporations

Islamic finance A2.1 Islamic finance is governed by Islamic rules and principles (Sharī’ah), which, among other things, prohibit usurious payment (RIba), including predetermined retu...

Annex 4: Security-by-Security Databases

Annex 4: Security-by-Security Databases »

Source: Handbook on Securities Statistics : Debt Securities Issues

Series: Web Based Statistical Publications

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2009

ISBN: 9781475510102

Keywords: debt securities, bond, securities issues, equity securities, financial corporations

What is a security-by-security database? A4.1 A security-by-security (SBS) database is a micro database that stores statistics at an individual debt security level....

Annex 1: Structured Debt Securities

Annex 1: Structured Debt Securities »

Source: Handbook on Securities Statistics : Debt Securities Issues

Series: Web Based Statistical Publications

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2009

ISBN: 9781475510102

Keywords: debt securities, bond, securities issues, equity securities, financial corporations

A1.1 As outlined in Section 2, structured debt securities combine features of different financial instruments. They form part of a broader group of financial instruments called structured securities. Beyond...

Appendix A. Estimating Pretax and Posttax Global Energy Subsidies

Appendix A. Estimating Pretax and Posttax Global Energy Subsidies »

Source: Energy Subsidy Reform : Lessons and Implications

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , David Coady , Stefania Fabrizio , Sanjeev Gupta , Trevor Alleyne , and Carlo Sdralevich

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475558111

Keywords: prices, electricity, pricing, electricity sector, electricity subsidies

This appendix describes the data sources and methodologies used for the estimation of subsidies for petroleum products, coal, natural gas, and electricity. Pretax Subsidies...