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Source: Summary Proceedings of the Fifty-Eighth Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors

Series: Summary Proceedings

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 July 2006

ISBN: 9781589065116

Keywords: debt sustainability, oil prices, balance of payments, young people, world economy

Members of Fund Delegations Islamic State of Afghanistan...

Chapter 5: Economic Recovery and Growth

Chapter 5: Economic Recovery and Growth »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2003

ISBN: 9781589062740

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal policy, public expenditure

The pace of economic recovery under an IMF-supported program is an important determinant of the impact of a program on welfare and is, therefore, the focus of considerable attention. To the exte...

Chapter 3: Fiscal Adjustment as Presented in Program Documents and the Internal Review Process

Chapter 3: Fiscal Adjustment as Presented in Program Documents and the Internal Review Process »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2003

ISBN: 9781589062740

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal policy, public expenditure

In this chapter, we turn to program documents submitted to the Board to consider what light they shed on the rationale for and magnitude of the fiscal adjustment proposed in programs. We then ex...

Chapter 4: Fiscal Performance Compared with Targets

Chapter 4: Fiscal Performance Compared with Targets »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2003

ISBN: 9781589062740

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal policy, public expenditure

In this chapter we compare actual fiscal performance against targets projected in programs. We first examine the large cross section of programs to assess the frequency and nature of fiscal shor...

Chapter 7: Fiscal Reforms in IMF-Supported Programs

Chapter 7: Fiscal Reforms in IMF-Supported Programs »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2003

ISBN: 9781589062740

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal policy, public expenditure

Fiscal adjustment in IMF-supported programs typically includes an agenda of fiscal reforms, and in this chapter we focus on the experience with such reforms on the basis of the sample of 15 prog...

Chapter 2: Fiscal Targeting in IMF-Supported Programs: Cross-Country Analysis

Chapter 2: Fiscal Targeting in IMF-Supported Programs: Cross-Country Analysis »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2003

ISBN: 9781589062740

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal policy, public expenditure

Acommon criticism of fiscal adjustment in an IMF-supported program is that it is derived from a “one-size-fits-all” approach, which places too much emphasis on fiscal adjustment (i.e., a reducti...

Chapter I. Current Developments and Short-Term Prospects

Chapter I. Current Developments and Short-Term Prospects »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1991

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1991

ISBN: 9781451945010

Keywords: debt, interest, payments, oil prices, external borrowing

Over the past year the world economy has been buffeted by a series of shocks: the conflict in the Middle East which brought about a sharp rise, and then an equally sharp drop in the price of oil; uncertainti...

Chapter II. Macroeconomic Developments and Systemic Reforms in Eastern Europe and the U.S.S.R.

Chapter II. Macroeconomic Developments and Systemic Reforms in Eastern Europe and the U.S.S.R. »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1991

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1991

ISBN: 9781451945010

Keywords: debt, interest, payments, oil prices, external borrowing

In most of Eastern Europe, and to a lesser extent in the U.S.S.R., a broad consensus has recently emerged on the need to move toward market-based economies. 16 While the extent of...

Chapter III. Policy Issues and Medium-Term Prospects in Industrial Countries

Chapter III. Policy Issues and Medium-Term Prospects in Industrial Countries »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1991

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1991

ISBN: 9781451945010

Keywords: debt, interest, payments, oil prices, external borrowing

This chapter begins with a discussion of policy issues in the industrial countries including the stance of fiscal and monetary policies, the present configuration of exchange rates, the question of financial...

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 1: Introduction »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2003

ISBN: 9781589062740

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal policy, public expenditure

Fiscal policy is central to macroeconomic management and is, therefore, the subject of considerable attention in the course of Article IV surveillance and in the design of IMF-supported programs...