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Global Financial Stability Report, October 2020

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Global Financial Stability Report, October 2020 »

Series: Global Financial Stability Report

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513554228.082

ISBN: 9781513554228

Near-term global financial stability risks have been contained as unprecedented and timely policy response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has helped avert a financial meltdown and maintain the flow of credi...

Development Committee: The Managing Director’s Written Statement

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Development Committee: The Managing Director’s Written Statement »

Source: Development Committee: The Managing Director's Written Statement October 2020

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513559094

The global economy is embarking on a lengthy path to recovery with modest growth expected for 2021, after a severe contraction this year. The global forecast is subject to unusually large risks. Emerging markets an...

Development Committee: The Managing Director's Written Statement October 2020

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Development Committee: The Managing Director's Written Statement October 2020 »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559094.007

ISBN: 9781513559094

The global economy is embarking on a lengthy path to recovery with modest growth expected for 2021, after a severe contraction this year. The global forecast is subject to unusually large risks. Emerging markets an...

Progress Report to The IMFC On the Activities Of The Independent Evaluation Office Of The IMF
			: October 9, 2020

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Progress Report to The IMFC On the Activities Of The Independent Evaluation Office Of The IMF : October 9, 2020 »

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559063.007

ISBN: 9781513559063

The IEO is advancing its work program while adapting to the challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic. While evaluation is not part of the frontline response that has dominated IMF activity over the past six months, in...

The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda, Annual Meetings 2020
			: Catalyzing a Resilient Recovery

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The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda, Annual Meetings 2020 : Catalyzing a Resilient Recovery »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559032.007

ISBN: 9781513559032

The global economic outlook is improving, but the recovery is partial, uneven, and uncertain. Policies must restore confidence, support jobs, and boost growth. Now is the time to also build a more resilient future....

The Managing Director’s Global Policy Agenda, Annual Meetings 2020

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The Managing Director’s Global Policy Agenda, Annual Meetings 2020 »

Source: The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda, Annual Meetings 2020 : Catalyzing a Resilient Recovery

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513559032

The global economic outlook is improving, but the recovery is partial, uneven, and uncertain. Policies must restore confidence, support jobs, and boost growth. Now is the time to also build a more resilient future....

Progress Report to The IMFC On the Activities Of The Independent Evaluation Office Of The IMF: October 9, 2020

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Progress Report to The IMFC On the Activities Of The Independent Evaluation Office Of The IMF: October 9, 2020 »

Source: Progress Report to The IMFC On the Activities Of The Independent Evaluation Office Of The IMF : October 9, 2020

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513559063

The IEO is advancing its work program while adapting to the challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic. While evaluation is not part of the frontline response that has dominated IMF activity over the past six months, in...

Chapter 1 Global Prospects and Policies

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Chapter 1 Global Prospects and Policies »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

Global Economy Climbing Out of the Depths, Prone to Setbacks The months after the release of the June 2020 World Economic Outlook (WEO) Update have offered a glimpse of how difficult...

Chapter 3 Mitigating Climate Change—Growth-and Distribution-Friendly Strategies

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Chapter 3 Mitigating Climate Change—Growth-and Distribution-Friendly Strategies »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

Without further action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the planet is on course to reach temperatures not seen in millions of years, with potentially catastrophic implications. The analysis i...

Chapter 2 The at Lockdown: Dissecting the Economic Effects

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Chapter 2 The at Lockdown: Dissecting the Economic Effects »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

To contain the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and protect susceptible populations, most countries imposed stringent lockdown measures in the first half of 2020. Meanwhile, economic activity con...

Déclaration de M. Raghani, administrateur pour le Tchad, et de M. Bangrim Kibassim, son conseiller 22 juillet 2020

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Déclaration de M. Raghani, administrateur pour le Tchad, et de M. Bangrim Kibassim, son conseiller 22 juillet 2020 »

Source: Chad : Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Cancellation of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad

Volume/Issue: 192020/231

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513558974

Chad's economy has been severely impacted by the twin Covid-19 pandemic and terms of trade shocks. A national lockdown to contain the spread of the virus, disruptions in supply chains, and a drop in international o...

IMF Executive Board Discussion of the Outlook, October 2020

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IMF Executive Board Discussion of the Outlook, October 2020 »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

The following remarks were made by the Chair at the conclusion of the Executive Board’s discussion of the Fiscal Monitor, Global Financial Stability Report, and World Economic Outlook on Septemb...

Chad
			: Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Cancellation of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad

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Chad : Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Cancellation of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad »

Volume/Issue: 192020/231

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558974.002

ISBN: 9781513558974

Chad's economy has been severely impacted by the twin Covid-19 pandemic and terms of trade shocks. A national lockdown to contain the spread of the virus, disruptions in supply chains, and a drop in international o...

Le conseil d’administration du FMI approuve en faveur du Tchad un décaissement supplémentaire de 68,49 millions de dollars et note l’annulation de l’accord au titre de la facilité élargie de crédit

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Le conseil d’administration du FMI approuve en faveur du Tchad un décaissement supplémentaire de 68,49 millions de dollars et note l’annulation de l’accord au titre de la facilité élargie de crédit »

Source: Chad : Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Cancellation of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad

Volume/Issue: 192020/231

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513558974

Chad's economy has been severely impacted by the twin Covid-19 pandemic and terms of trade shocks. A national lockdown to contain the spread of the virus, disruptions in supply chains, and a drop in international o...

Statistical Appendix

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Statistical Appendix »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

The Statistical Appendix presents historical data as well as projections. It comprises seven sections: Assumptions, What’s New, Data and Conventions, Country Notes, General Features and Composition of Groups...

Tchad: Demande de Décaissement au Titre de la Facilité de Crédit Rapide et Annulation de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette

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Tchad: Demande de Décaissement au Titre de la Facilité de Crédit Rapide et Annulation de L’accord au Titre de la Facilité Élargie de Crédit — Analyse de Viabilité de la Dette »

Source: Chad : Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Cancellation of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad

Volume/Issue: 192020/231

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513558974

Chad's economy has been severely impacted by the twin Covid-19 pandemic and terms of trade shocks. A national lockdown to contain the spread of the virus, disruptions in supply chains, and a drop in international o...

Tchad: Demande de Decaissement au Titre de la Facilite de Credit Rapide et Annulation de L’accord au Titre de la Facilite Elargie de Credit — Communique de Presse, Rapport des Services du FMI et Declaration de L’administrateur Pour le Tchad

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Tchad: Demande de Decaissement au Titre de la Facilite de Credit Rapide et Annulation de L’accord au Titre de la Facilite Elargie de Credit — Communique de Presse, Rapport des Services du FMI et Declaration de L’administrateur Pour le Tchad »

Source: Chad : Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Cancellation of the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad

Volume/Issue: 192020/231

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513558974

Chad's economy has been severely impacted by the twin Covid-19 pandemic and terms of trade shocks. A national lockdown to contain the spread of the virus, disruptions in supply chains, and a drop in international o...

World Economic Outlook, October 2020

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World Economic Outlook, October 2020 »

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513556055.081

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

The global economy is climbing out from the depths to which it had plummeted during the Great Lockdown in April. But with the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to spread, many countries have slowed reopening and some ar...

World Economic Outlook Selected Topics

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World Economic Outlook Selected Topics »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

World Economic Outlook Archives World Economic Outlook: Rebalancing...

Front Matter

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Front Matter »

Source: World Economic Outlook, October 2020

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513556055

Keywords: Climate policy, Climate change, Economic recession, Economic growth, World Economic Outlook, International trade, Trade balance, Trade deficits, Trade policy, Public debt

The global economy is climbing out from the depths to which it had plummeted during the Great Lockdown in April. But with the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to spread, many countries have slowed reopening and some ar...

IMF Executive Board Discusses Paper “Toward an Integrated Policy Framework”

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IMF Executive Board Discusses Paper “Toward an Integrated Policy Framework” »

Source: Toward an Integrated Policy Framework

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558769

Policymakers often face difficult tradeoffs in pursuing domestic and external stabilization objectives. The paper reflects staff's work to advance the understanding of the policy options and tradeoffs available to...

Toward an Integrated Policy Framework

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Toward an Integrated Policy Framework »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558769.007

ISBN: 9781513558769

Policymakers often face difficult tradeoffs in pursuing domestic and external stabilization objectives. The paper reflects staff's work to advance the understanding of the policy options and tradeoffs available to...

Toward an Integrated Policy Framework

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Toward an Integrated Policy Framework »

Source: Toward an Integrated Policy Framework

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558769

Policymakers often face difficult tradeoffs in pursuing domestic and external stabilization objectives. The paper reflects staff's work to advance the understanding of the policy options and tradeoffs available to...

Costa Rica

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Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-The National Accounts Statistics Capacity Development Mission

Volume/Issue: 192020/287

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558738

Keywords: Financial statements, Stocks, National accounts, Fiscal accounting and reporting, Securities, ISCR, CR, td valign, tag0, balance sheet

A technical assistance (TA) mission, conducted by CAPTAC-DR, took place during August 27 to September 7, in San Jose, Costa Rica, to assist the Central Bank of Costa Rica (CBCR) in compiling the non-financial and f...

Costa Rica
			: Technical Assistance Report-The National Accounts Statistics Capacity Development Mission

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Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-The National Accounts Statistics Capacity Development Mission »

Volume/Issue: 192020/287

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558738.002

ISBN: 9781513558738

Keywords: Financial statements, Stocks, National accounts, Fiscal accounting and reporting, Securities, ISCR, CR, td valign, tag0, balance sheet

A technical assistance (TA) mission, conducted by CAPTAC-DR, took place during August 27 to September 7, in San Jose, Costa Rica, to assist the Central Bank of Costa Rica (CBCR) in compiling the non-financial and f...

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust---Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief in the Context of the Covid-19 Pandemic

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Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust---Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief in the Context of the Covid-19 Pandemic »

Source: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Second Tranche Of Debt Service Relief In The Context Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558691

Keywords: Debt relief, Debt service, COVID-19 , Debt financing, Health, PP, fig fig-type, tranche, SDR, CCRT debt service relief

This paper proposes that the Executive Board approve the disbursement of a second 6-month tranche of CCRT debt service relief to 28 of the 29 members, covering the period October 14, 2020 through April 13, 2021, gi...

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust—Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic—Supplementary Information

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Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust—Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic—Supplementary Information »

Source: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Second Tranche Of Debt Service Relief In The Context Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558691

Keywords: Debt relief, Debt service, COVID-19 , Debt financing, Health, PP, fig fig-type, tranche, SDR, CCRT debt service relief

This paper proposes that the Executive Board approve the disbursement of a second 6-month tranche of CCRT debt service relief to 28 of the 29 members, covering the period October 14, 2020 through April 13, 2021, gi...

Chapter 1 Fiscal Policies to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Chapter 1 Fiscal Policies to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Countries have made ample use of fiscal measures to protect lives and livelihoods against the health and economic fallout from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and to nurture the...

Chapter 2 Public Investment for the Recovery

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Chapter 2 Public Investment for the Recovery »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Introduction The immediate focus of governments during the COVID-19 crisis thus far has appropriately been to address the health emergency and provide lifelines for vulnerable househ...

Country Abbreviations

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Country Abbreviations »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Code Country name AFG Afghanistan...

Ecuador: Assessment of the Risks to the Fund and the Fund’s Liquidity Position

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Ecuador: Assessment of the Risks to the Fund and the Fund’s Liquidity Position »

Source: Ecuador : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Volume/Issue: 192020/286

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558608

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, Credit, External debt, Banking, ISCR, CR, Ecuador, EFF arrangement, plan

On May 1, 2020, the Executive Board approved an RFI (US$643 million, 67.3 percent of quota), to support the urgent needs of the Ecuadorean economy in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, and the authorities cancelled the t...

Ecuador: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

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Ecuador: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador »

Source: Ecuador : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Volume/Issue: 192020/286

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558608

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, Credit, External debt, Banking, ISCR, CR, Ecuador, EFF arrangement, plan

On May 1, 2020, the Executive Board approved an RFI (US$643 million, 67.3 percent of quota), to support the urgent needs of the Ecuadorean economy in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, and the authorities cancelled the t...

Executive Summary

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Executive Summary »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Chapter 1: Fiscal Policies to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic and associated lockdowns have prompted unprecedented fiscal actions that amounted to $11.7 trillion,...

Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

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Fiscal Monitor, October 2020 »

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513552705.089

ISBN: 9781513552705

Chapter 1 of the report draws some early lessons from governments' fiscal responses to the pandemic and provides a roadmap for the recovery. Governments' measures to cushion the blow from the pandemic total a stagg...

Fiscal Monitor Selected Topics

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Fiscal Monitor Selected Topics »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Fiscal Monitor Archives Policies for the Recovery October 20...

Front Matter

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Front Matter »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Chapter 1 of the report draws some early lessons from governments' fiscal responses to the pandemic and provides a roadmap for the recovery. Governments' measures to cushion the blow from the pandemic total a stagg...

Glossary

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Glossary »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

Accelerated depreciation deductions Tax measures that reduce the taxable income of a firm, by allowing for greater deductions for depreciation of an asset (e.g., machinery) in its earlier years...

IMF Executive Board Approves 27-month US$6.5 billion Extended Fund Facility for Ecuador

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IMF Executive Board Approves 27-month US$6.5 billion Extended Fund Facility for Ecuador »

Source: Ecuador : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Volume/Issue: 192020/286

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558608

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, Credit, External debt, Banking, ISCR, CR, Ecuador, EFF arrangement, plan

On May 1, 2020, the Executive Board approved an RFI (US$643 million, 67.3 percent of quota), to support the urgent needs of the Ecuadorean economy in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, and the authorities cancelled the t...

IMF Executive Board Approves the Extension of Increased Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument

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IMF Executive Board Approves the Extension of Increased Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument »

Source: Review of Enhanced Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558646

Keywords: Emergency assistance, Balance of payments need, External audit, Credit, Corruption, PP, financing, emergency financing instrument, xref id, HA procedure

The temporary increase in access limits under IMF emergency financing instruments will expire on October 5, 2020, unless extended. Access limits under emergency instruments (the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF) and Rapi...

IMF Executive Board Discussion of the Outlook, October 2020

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IMF Executive Board Discussion of the Outlook, October 2020 »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

The following remarks were made by the Chair at the conclusion of the Executive Board’s discussion of the Fiscal Monitor, Global Financial Stability Report, and World Economic Outlook on Septemb...

The IMF Executive Board Extends Immediate Debt Service Relief for 28 Eligible Low-Income Countries for Another Six Months

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The IMF Executive Board Extends Immediate Debt Service Relief for 28 Eligible Low-Income Countries for Another Six Months »

Source: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Second Tranche Of Debt Service Relief In The Context Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558691

Keywords: Debt relief, Debt service, COVID-19 , Debt financing, Health, PP, fig fig-type, tranche, SDR, CCRT debt service relief

This paper proposes that the Executive Board approve the disbursement of a second 6-month tranche of CCRT debt service relief to 28 of the 29 members, covering the period October 14, 2020 through April 13, 2021, gi...

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Second Tranche Of Debt Service Relief In The Context Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

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Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Second Tranche Of Debt Service Relief In The Context Of The COVID-19 Pandemic »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558691.007

ISBN: 9781513558691

Keywords: Debt relief, Debt service, COVID-19 , Debt financing, Health, PP, fig fig-type, tranche, SDR, CCRT debt service relief

This paper proposes that the Executive Board approve the disbursement of a second 6-month tranche of CCRT debt service relief to 28 of the 29 members, covering the period October 14, 2020 through April 13, 2021, gi...

Review of Enhanced Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument

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Review of Enhanced Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558646.007

ISBN: 9781513558646

Keywords: Emergency assistance, Balance of payments need, External audit, Credit, Corruption, PP, financing, emergency financing instrument, xref id, HA procedure

The temporary increase in access limits under IMF emergency financing instruments will expire on October 5, 2020, unless extended. Access limits under emergency instruments (the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF) and Rapi...

Ecuador
			: Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

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Ecuador : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador »

Volume/Issue: 192020/286

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558608.002

ISBN: 9781513558608

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, Credit, External debt, Banking, ISCR, CR, Ecuador, EFF arrangement, plan

On May 1, 2020, the Executive Board approved an RFI (US$643 million, 67.3 percent of quota), to support the urgent needs of the Ecuadorean economy in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, and the authorities cancelled the t...

Methodological and Statistical Appendix

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Methodological and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, October 2020

Series: Fiscal Monitor

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513552705

This appendix comprises four sections. “Data and Conventions” provides a general description of the data and conventions used to calculate economy group composites. “Fiscal Policy Assumptions” summarizes the...

Review of Enhanced Access Limits under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument

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Review of Enhanced Access Limits under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument »

Source: Review of Enhanced Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558646

Keywords: Emergency assistance, Balance of payments need, External audit, Credit, Corruption, PP, financing, emergency financing instrument, xref id, HA procedure

The temporary increase in access limits under IMF emergency financing instruments will expire on October 5, 2020, unless extended. Access limits under emergency instruments (the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF) and Rapi...

The Review of Enhanced Access Limits under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument—Extending Suspension of High Access Procedures for Financing Requests under the Rapid Credit Facility to April 6, 2021—Supplementary Information

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The Review of Enhanced Access Limits under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument—Extending Suspension of High Access Procedures for Financing Requests under the Rapid Credit Facility to April 6, 2021—Supplementary Information »

Source: Review of Enhanced Access Limits Under the Rapid Credit Facility and Rapid Financing Instrument

Volume: 2020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558646

Keywords: Emergency assistance, Balance of payments need, External audit, Credit, Corruption, PP, financing, emergency financing instrument, xref id, HA procedure

The temporary increase in access limits under IMF emergency financing instruments will expire on October 5, 2020, unless extended. Access limits under emergency instruments (the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF) and Rapi...

Statement by Afonso Bevilaqua, Executive Director for Ecuador, Pedro Fachada, Alternate Executive Director, and Francisco Rivadeneira, Advisor to Executive Director September 30, 2020

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Statement by Afonso Bevilaqua, Executive Director for Ecuador, Pedro Fachada, Alternate Executive Director, and Francisco Rivadeneira, Advisor to Executive Director September 30, 2020 »

Source: Ecuador : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Volume/Issue: 192020/286

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558608

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, Credit, External debt, Banking, ISCR, CR, Ecuador, EFF arrangement, plan

On May 1, 2020, the Executive Board approved an RFI (US$643 million, 67.3 percent of quota), to support the urgent needs of the Ecuadorean economy in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, and the authorities cancelled the t...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Ecuador September 30, 2020

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Statement by the Staff Representative on Ecuador September 30, 2020 »

Source: Ecuador : Request for an Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Volume/Issue: 192020/286

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558608

Keywords: Public debt, Debt service, Credit, External debt, Banking, ISCR, CR, Ecuador, EFF arrangement, plan

On May 1, 2020, the Executive Board approved an RFI (US$643 million, 67.3 percent of quota), to support the urgent needs of the Ecuadorean economy in the wake of COVID-19 crisis, and the authorities cancelled the t...

Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

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Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014 »

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Sage De Clerck , and Tobias Wickens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2020

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383551.069

ISBN: 9781484383551

Keywords: Securities, Government finance statistics, Tax allowances, Social security contributions, Public sector, M&G, E2E2E4, asset, nonfinancial asset, transaction

The 2007-09 international financial crisis underscored the importance of reliable and timely statistics on the general government and public sectors. Government finance statistics are a basis for fiscal analysis an...

Rwanda
			: Interim Performance Update Under the Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; and Staff Report

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Rwanda : Interim Performance Update Under the Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 192020/285

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558561.002

ISBN: 9781513558561

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Inflation, External debt, Fiscal risks, ISCR, CR, list list-type, pandemic, D9D9D9

COVID-19 has had a severe economic impact on Rwanda through the implementation of strict domestic measures to contain the spread of the virus and the related global spillovers. The authorities have responded by rol...

IMF Staff Issues an Interim Performance Update to the Board on Rwanda’s Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI)

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IMF Staff Issues an Interim Performance Update to the Board on Rwanda’s Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI) »

Source: Rwanda : Interim Performance Update Under the Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 192020/285

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558561

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Inflation, External debt, Fiscal risks, ISCR, CR, list list-type, pandemic, D9D9D9

COVID-19 has had a severe economic impact on Rwanda through the implementation of strict domestic measures to contain the spread of the virus and the related global spillovers. The authorities have responded by rol...

Rwanda: Interim Performance Update Under the Policy Coordination Instrument—Press Release; and Staff Report

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Rwanda: Interim Performance Update Under the Policy Coordination Instrument—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Rwanda : Interim Performance Update Under the Policy Coordination Instrument-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 192020/285

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558561

Keywords: Public debt, COVID-19 , Inflation, External debt, Fiscal risks, ISCR, CR, list list-type, pandemic, D9D9D9

COVID-19 has had a severe economic impact on Rwanda through the implementation of strict domestic measures to contain the spread of the virus and the related global spillovers. The authorities have responded by rol...

The International Architecture for Resolving Sovereign Debt Involving Private-Sector Creditors-Recent Developments, Challenges, And Reform Options

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The International Architecture for Resolving Sovereign Debt Involving Private-Sector Creditors-Recent Developments, Challenges, And Reform Options »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557472.007

ISBN: 9781513557472

There have been significant developments in sovereign debt restructuring involving private-sector creditors since the IMF's last stocktaking in 2014. While the current contractual approach has been largely effecti...

The International Architecture for Resolving Sovereign Debt Involving Private-Sector Creditors—Recent Developments, Challenges, and Reform Options

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The International Architecture for Resolving Sovereign Debt Involving Private-Sector Creditors—Recent Developments, Challenges, and Reform Options »

Source: The International Architecture for Resolving Sovereign Debt Involving Private-Sector Creditors-Recent Developments, Challenges, And Reform Options

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513557472

There have been significant developments in sovereign debt restructuring involving private-sector creditors since the IMF's last stocktaking in 2014. While the current contractual approach has been largely effecti...

The Chair’s Summing Up Independent Evaluation Office—IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting 20/93 September 18, 2020

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The Chair’s Summing Up Independent Evaluation Office—IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting 20/93 September 18, 2020 »

Source: The Chair's Summing Up Independent Evaluation Office - IMF advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting 20/93 September 18, 2020

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513558073

Executive Directors welcomed the report of the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) on IMF Advice on Capital Flows. Directors appreciated the high quality of the report, and its thematic and background country studi...

Statement by the Managing Director on the Independent Evaluation Office Report on IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting September 18, 2020

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Statement by the Managing Director on the Independent Evaluation Office Report on IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting September 18, 2020 »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558080.007

ISBN: 9781513558080

As noted in the report, the adoption of the IV represented a major advance in the IMF's policy framework to provide advice on capital account liberalization and the management of capital flows. Before the adoption...

The Chair's Summing Up Independent Evaluation Office -  IMF advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting 20/93 September 18, 2020

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The Chair's Summing Up Independent Evaluation Office - IMF advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting 20/93 September 18, 2020 »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558073.007

ISBN: 9781513558073

Executive Directors welcomed the report of the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) on IMF Advice on Capital Flows. Directors appreciated the high quality of the report, and its thematic and background country studi...

Statement by the Managing Director on the Independent Evaluation Office Report on IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting September 18, 2020

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Statement by the Managing Director on the Independent Evaluation Office Report on IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting September 18, 2020 »

Source: Statement by the Managing Director on the Independent Evaluation Office Report on IMF Advice on Capital Flows Executive Board Meeting September 18, 2020

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513558080

As noted in the report, the adoption of the IV represented a major advance in the IMF's policy framework to provide advice on capital account liberalization and the management of capital flows. Before the adoption...

Social Spending for Inclusive Growth in the Middle East and Central Asia

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Social Spending for Inclusive Growth in the Middle East and Central Asia »

Volume/Issue: 2020/12

Series: Departmental Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Christoph Duenwald , Anastasia Guscina , Rayah Al-Farah , Hatim Bukhari , Atif Chaudry , Moataz El-Said , Fozan Fareed , Kerstin Gerling , Nghia-Piotr Le , Franto Ricka , Cesar Serra , Tetyana Sydorenko , Sébastien Walker , and Mohammed Zaher

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513553115.087

ISBN: 9781513553115

Keywords: Equity and social spending, Social protection spending, Middle East and Central Asia, Inclusive growth, Social spending;Social protection;Middle East and Central Asia;Inclusive growth

This paper examines the role of social spending in improving socioeconomic outcomes in the Middle East and Central Asia. In particular, it addresses the following questions: (1) how large is social spending across...

Social Spending for Inclusive Growth in the Middle East and Central Asia

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Social Spending for Inclusive Growth in the Middle East and Central Asia »

Source: Social Spending for Inclusive Growth in the Middle East and Central Asia

Volume/Issue: 2020/12

Series: Departmental Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Christoph Duenwald , Anastasia Guscina , Rayah Al-Farah , Hatim Bukhari , Atif Chaudry , Moataz El-Said , Fozan Fareed , Kerstin Gerling , Nghia-Piotr Le , Franto Ricka , Cesar Serra , Tetyana Sydorenko , Sébastien Walker , and Mohammed Zaher

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513553115

Keywords: Equity and social spending, Social protection spending, Middle East and Central Asia, Inclusive growth, Social spending;Social protection;Middle East and Central Asia;Inclusive growth

This paper examines the role of social spending in improving socioeconomic outcomes in the Middle East and Central Asia. In particular, it addresses the following questions: (1) how large is social spending across...

Infrastructure in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe
			: Benchmarking, Macroeconomic Impact, and Policy Issues

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Infrastructure in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe : Benchmarking, Macroeconomic Impact, and Policy Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: Departmental Papers

Author(s): Anil Ari , David Bartolini , Vizhdan Boranova , Gabriel Di Bella , Kamil Dybczak , Keiko Honjo , Raju Huidrom , Andreas Jobst , Nemanja Jovanovic , Ezgi Ozturk , Laura Papi , Sergio Sola , Michelle Stone , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513550558.087

ISBN: 9781513550558

Keywords: Infrastructure, Infrastructure policies, Central and Eastern Europe, Economic policy, Infrastructure;Public investment management;risk management;Deficit;Debt;Cross-Country Output Convergence;Benchmarking

CESEE countries lag in terms of infrastructure compared to the EU15, and deficient infrastructure is often cited as a constraint to growth and convergence. Investing in infrastructure is therefore an important long...

Infrastructure in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe: Benchmarking, Macroeconomic Impact, and Policy Issues

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Infrastructure in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe: Benchmarking, Macroeconomic Impact, and Policy Issues »

Source: Infrastructure in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe : Benchmarking, Macroeconomic Impact, and Policy Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/11

Series: Departmental Papers

Author(s): Anil Ari , David Bartolini , Vizhdan Boranova , Gabriel Di Bella , Kamil Dybczak , Keiko Honjo , Raju Huidrom , Andreas Jobst , Nemanja Jovanovic , Ezgi Ozturk , Laura Papi , Sergio Sola , Michelle Stone , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513550558

Keywords: Infrastructure, Infrastructure policies, Central and Eastern Europe, Economic policy, Infrastructure;Public investment management;risk management;Deficit;Debt;Cross-Country Output Convergence;Benchmarking

CESEE countries lag in terms of infrastructure compared to the EU15, and deficient infrastructure is often cited as a constraint to growth and convergence. Investing in infrastructure is therefore an important long...

Belize

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Belize »

Source: Belize : Technical Assistance Report-Cybersecurity, Regulation, Supervision, and Resilience

Volume/Issue: 192020/283

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557441

Keywords: Cyber risk, Operational risk, Internal audit, Securities, Financial services, ISCR, CR, risk management, self-assessment guidance, cybersecurity governance

Cybersecurity risk is embedded in the CBB's supervisory framework, but additional enhancements are needed to formalize guidance and develop more intensive supervisory practices. Supervisory expectations on cybersec...

Colombia: Assessment of the Impact of Augmentation of Access Under The Flexible Credit Line Arrangement on the Fund’s Finances and Liquidity Position

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Colombia: Assessment of the Impact of Augmentation of Access Under The Flexible Credit Line Arrangement on the Fund’s Finances and Liquidity Position »

Source: Colombia : Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

Volume/Issue: 2020/284

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557823

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Credit, Balance of payments need, Public sector, ISCR, CR, fcl arrangement, SDR, FCL instrument

The current FCL arrangement for Colombia was approved in May 2020. Colombia was cited for its very strong policy frameworks-anchored by a flexible exchange rate, a credible inflation-targeting regime, effective fin...

Colombia: Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

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Colombia: Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia »

Source: Colombia : Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

Volume/Issue: 2020/284

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557823

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Credit, Balance of payments need, Public sector, ISCR, CR, fcl arrangement, SDR, FCL instrument

The current FCL arrangement for Colombia was approved in May 2020. Colombia was cited for its very strong policy frameworks-anchored by a flexible exchange rate, a credible inflation-targeting regime, effective fin...

Colombia: Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

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Colombia: Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia »

Source: Colombia : Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

Volume/Issue: 2020/284

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557823

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Credit, Balance of payments need, Public sector, ISCR, CR, fcl arrangement, SDR, FCL instrument

The current FCL arrangement for Colombia was approved in May 2020. Colombia was cited for its very strong policy frameworks-anchored by a flexible exchange rate, a credible inflation-targeting regime, effective fin...

Belize
			: Technical Assistance Report-Cybersecurity, Regulation, Supervision, and Resilience

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Belize : Technical Assistance Report-Cybersecurity, Regulation, Supervision, and Resilience »

Volume/Issue: 192020/283

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557441.002

ISBN: 9781513557441

Keywords: Cyber risk, Operational risk, Internal audit, Securities, Financial services, ISCR, CR, risk management, self-assessment guidance, cybersecurity governance

Cybersecurity risk is embedded in the CBB's supervisory framework, but additional enhancements are needed to formalize guidance and develop more intensive supervisory practices. Supervisory expectations on cybersec...

Colombia
			: Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

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Colombia : Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia »

Volume/Issue: 2020/284

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557823.002

ISBN: 9781513557823

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Credit, Balance of payments need, Public sector, ISCR, CR, fcl arrangement, SDR, FCL instrument

The current FCL arrangement for Colombia was approved in May 2020. Colombia was cited for its very strong policy frameworks-anchored by a flexible exchange rate, a credible inflation-targeting regime, effective fin...

Statement by Mr. Villar on Colombia September 25, 2020

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Statement by Mr. Villar on Colombia September 25, 2020 »

Source: Colombia : Request for Augmentation of Access Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

Volume/Issue: 2020/284

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557823

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Credit, Balance of payments need, Public sector, ISCR, CR, fcl arrangement, SDR, FCL instrument

The current FCL arrangement for Colombia was approved in May 2020. Colombia was cited for its very strong policy frameworks-anchored by a flexible exchange rate, a credible inflation-targeting regime, effective fin...

Updated Common Evaluation Framework For IMF Capacity Development And Guidance Note

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Updated Common Evaluation Framework For IMF Capacity Development And Guidance Note »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557533.007

ISBN: 9781513557533

This document updates the Common Evaluation Framework (CEF) for the Fund's capacity development (CD) activities and provides practical guidance on its implementation. Since its adoption, the Fund has made progress...

Togo
			: Technical Assistance Report-National Accounts Statistics

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Togo : Technical Assistance Report-National Accounts Statistics »

Volume/Issue: 192020/282

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557410.002

ISBN: 9781513557410

A technical assistance (TA) mission led by Mr. Fahd Ndiaye, Resident Adviser in Real Sector Statistics for AFRITAC West, visited Lomé from January 27 to 31, 2020, to assess the national accounts for the new base ye...

Togo: Technical Assistance Report-national Accounts Statistics

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Togo: Technical Assistance Report-national Accounts Statistics »

Source: Togo : Technical Assistance Report-National Accounts Statistics

Volume/Issue: 192020/282

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557410

A technical assistance (TA) mission led by Mr. Fahd Ndiaye, Resident Adviser in Real Sector Statistics for AFRITAC West, visited Lomé from January 27 to 31, 2020, to assess the national accounts for the new base ye...

Updated Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development and Guidance Note

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Updated Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development and Guidance Note »

Source: Updated Common Evaluation Framework For IMF Capacity Development And Guidance Note

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557533

This document updates the Common Evaluation Framework (CEF) for the Fund's capacity development (CD) activities and provides practical guidance on its implementation. Since its adoption, the Fund has made progress...

Angola: Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review— Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

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Angola: Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review— Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola »

Source: Angola : Third Review under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 192020/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557076

The economic outlook has substantially deteriorated since the Second Review, driven by the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on global economic activity and oil prices. The adverse impact of the shock on th...

Angola: Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation And Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review— Supplementary Information, and Supplementary Letter of Intent

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Angola: Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation And Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review— Supplementary Information, and Supplementary Letter of Intent »

Source: Angola : Third Review under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 192020/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557076

The economic outlook has substantially deteriorated since the Second Review, driven by the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on global economic activity and oil prices. The adverse impact of the shock on th...

IMF Executive Board Completes the Third Review of Angola’s Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Augments Disbursement to Address the Impact of COVID-19

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IMF Executive Board Completes the Third Review of Angola’s Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Augments Disbursement to Address the Impact of COVID-19 »

Source: Angola : Third Review under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 192020/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557076

The economic outlook has substantially deteriorated since the Second Review, driven by the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on global economic activity and oil prices. The adverse impact of the shock on th...

Angola
			: Third Review under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

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Angola : Third Review under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola »

Volume/Issue: 192020/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557076.002

ISBN: 9781513557076

The economic outlook has substantially deteriorated since the Second Review, driven by the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on global economic activity and oil prices. The adverse impact of the shock on th...

Statement by Mr. Mahlinza, Executive Director for Angola, and Mr. Essuvi, Advisor to the Executive Director July 30, 2020

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Statement by Mr. Mahlinza, Executive Director for Angola, and Mr. Essuvi, Advisor to the Executive Director July 30, 2020 »

Source: Angola : Third Review under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, Requests for Augmentation and Rephasing of Access, Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modifications of Performance Criteria, and Completion of Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Angola

Volume/Issue: 192020/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557076

The economic outlook has substantially deteriorated since the Second Review, driven by the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on global economic activity and oil prices. The adverse impact of the shock on th...

Financial Amplification of Labor Supply Shocks*

Financial Amplification of Labor Supply Shocks* »

Source: Financial Amplification of Labor Supply Shocks

Volume/Issue: 2020/189

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nina Biljanovska , and Alexandros Vardoulakis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557311

Keywords: Collateral constraints, COVID-19, pandemic, ?nancial ampli?cation

We study how financial frictions amplify labor supply shocks in a macroeconomic model with occasionally binding financing constraints. Workers supply labor to entrepreneurs who borrow to purchase factors of product...

IMF Executive Board Approves Policy Safeguards for High Levels of Combined Access to Resources from the General Resources Account and the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust

IMF Executive Board Approves Policy Safeguards for High Levels of Combined Access to Resources from the General Resources Account and the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust »

Source: Policy Safeguards For Countries Seeking Access To Fund Financial Support That Would Lead To High Levels Of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557274

This paper proposes safeguards broadly aligned with the GRA exceptional access policy that will apply in cases where combined GRA and PRGT credit exposure exceeds the GRA thresholds. The new safeguards would help t...

Policy Safeguards For Countries Seeking Access To Fund Financial Support That Would Lead To High Levels Of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure

Policy Safeguards For Countries Seeking Access To Fund Financial Support That Would Lead To High Levels Of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557274.007

ISBN: 9781513557274

This paper proposes safeguards broadly aligned with the GRA exceptional access policy that will apply in cases where combined GRA and PRGT credit exposure exceeds the GRA thresholds. The new safeguards would help t...

Republic of Korea
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Financial Conglomerates Supervisions

Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Financial Conglomerates Supervisions »

Volume/Issue: 192020/275

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513556970.002

ISBN: 9781513556970

Oversight of the Korean financial system is broadly effective. Korea's Financial Services Commission (FSC) and Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) have in place regulatory and supervisory regimes in line with inter...

Republic of Korea
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Insolvency and Creditor Rights

Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Insolvency and Creditor Rights »

Volume/Issue: 192020/276

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513556987.002

ISBN: 9781513556987

The Korean insolvency and creditor rights framework is complex and has undergone several reforms in recent years. Consistent efforts to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the insolvency system have been ma...

Republic of Korea
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Macroprudential Policy Frameworks and Tools

Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Macroprudential Policy Frameworks and Tools »

Volume/Issue: 192020/277

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557014.002

ISBN: 9781513557014

Past experience with financial crises places systemic risk oversight at the core of Korea's approach to the financial system. The Korean authorities have amassed over a decade of experience with macroprudential pol...

Republic of Korea
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Non-Financial Balance Sheet Vulnerabilities and Risks to Financial Stability

Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Non-Financial Balance Sheet Vulnerabilities and Risks to Financial Stability »

Volume/Issue: 192020/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557045.002

ISBN: 9781513557045

Non-Financial Corporate Sector. Non-financial corporate leverage as share of GDP in Korea remains higher than peer countries but has remained stable since 2013 at around 100 percent of GDP. The stock of non-corpora...

Republic of Korea
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Non-Systemic Risk Analysis, Financial Sector Stress Testing, and an Assessment of Demographic Shift in Korea

Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Non-Systemic Risk Analysis, Financial Sector Stress Testing, and an Assessment of Demographic Shift in Korea »

Volume/Issue: 192020/279

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557052.002

ISBN: 9781513557052

This note presents the systemic risk analysis conducted for the Republic of Korea in the course of the 2019 Korea FSAP. It comprises a forward-looking solvency analysis for banks, insurers, and pension funds, a liq...

Republic of Korea
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Technological Change, Legal Frameworks, and Implications for Financial Stability

Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Technological Change, Legal Frameworks, and Implications for Financial Stability »

Volume/Issue: 192020/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557069.002

ISBN: 9781513557069

Technological innovation in Korea holds great potential for the deepening of its financial system, that could lead to an increase of product offerings and lowering of transaction costs. Korea's financial sector leg...

Financial Amplification of Labor Supply Shocks

Financial Amplification of Labor Supply Shocks »

Volume/Issue: 2020/189

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nina Biljanovska , and Alexandros Vardoulakis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557311.001

ISBN: 9781513557311

Keywords: Collateral constraints, COVID-19, pandemic, ?nancial ampli?cation

We study how financial frictions amplify labor supply shocks in a macroeconomic model with occasionally binding financing constraints. Workers supply labor to entrepreneurs who borrow to purchase factors of product...

Intangible Investment and Low Inflation: A Framework and Some Evidence

Intangible Investment and Low Inflation: A Framework and Some Evidence »

Volume/Issue: 2020/190

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Subir Lall , and Li Zeng

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557335.001

ISBN: 9781513557335

Keywords: Technological change, inflation, unemployment, market concentration.

Intangible investment is growing as a share of economic activity. We present a simple framework incorporating its distinguishing characteristic of generally greater scalability and lower marginal costs than tangibl...

What are the Economic Effects of Pandemic Containment Policies? Evidence from Sweden

What are the Economic Effects of Pandemic Containment Policies? Evidence from Sweden »

Volume/Issue: 2020/191

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jana Bricco , Florian Misch , and Alexandra Solovyeva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513556109.001

ISBN: 9781513556109

Keywords: Containment, Sweden, Covid-19

This paper examines the economic effects of policies to contain Covid-19, by extracting lessons from Sweden's experience during the ‘Great Lockdown'. Sweden's approach was less stringent and based more on social re...

Intangible Investment and Low Inflation: A Framework and Some Evidence1

Intangible Investment and Low Inflation: A Framework and Some Evidence1 »

Source: Intangible Investment and Low Inflation: A Framework and Some Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2020/190

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Subir Lall , and Li Zeng

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557335

Keywords: Technological change, inflation, unemployment, market concentration.

Intangible investment is growing as a share of economic activity. We present a simple framework incorporating its distinguishing characteristic of generally greater scalability and lower marginal costs than tangibl...

Policy Safeguards for Countries Seeking Access to Fund Financial Support that Would Lead to High Levels of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure

Policy Safeguards for Countries Seeking Access to Fund Financial Support that Would Lead to High Levels of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure »

Source: Policy Safeguards For Countries Seeking Access To Fund Financial Support That Would Lead To High Levels Of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557274

This paper proposes safeguards broadly aligned with the GRA exceptional access policy that will apply in cases where combined GRA and PRGT credit exposure exceeds the GRA thresholds. The new safeguards would help t...

Policy Safeguards for Countries Seeking Access to Fund Financial Support that Would Lead to High Levels of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure—Proposed Decision

Policy Safeguards for Countries Seeking Access to Fund Financial Support that Would Lead to High Levels of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure—Proposed Decision »

Source: Policy Safeguards For Countries Seeking Access To Fund Financial Support That Would Lead To High Levels Of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557274

This paper proposes safeguards broadly aligned with the GRA exceptional access policy that will apply in cases where combined GRA and PRGT credit exposure exceeds the GRA thresholds. The new safeguards would help t...

Policy Safeguards for Countries Seeking Access to Fund Financial Support that Would Lead to High Levels of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure—Supplementary Information and Revised Proposed Decision

Policy Safeguards for Countries Seeking Access to Fund Financial Support that Would Lead to High Levels of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure—Supplementary Information and Revised Proposed Decision »

Source: Policy Safeguards For Countries Seeking Access To Fund Financial Support That Would Lead To High Levels Of Combined GRA-PRGT Exposure

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557274

This paper proposes safeguards broadly aligned with the GRA exceptional access policy that will apply in cases where combined GRA and PRGT credit exposure exceeds the GRA thresholds. The new safeguards would help t...

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Financial Conglomerates Supervisions

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Financial Conglomerates Supervisions »

Source: Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Financial Conglomerates Supervisions

Volume/Issue: 192020/275

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513556970

Oversight of the Korean financial system is broadly effective. Korea's Financial Services Commission (FSC) and Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) have in place regulatory and supervisory regimes in line with inter...

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Insolvency and Creditor Rights

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Insolvency and Creditor Rights »

Source: Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Insolvency and Creditor Rights

Volume/Issue: 192020/276

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513556987

The Korean insolvency and creditor rights framework is complex and has undergone several reforms in recent years. Consistent efforts to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the insolvency system have been ma...

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools »

Source: Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Macroprudential Policy Frameworks and Tools

Volume/Issue: 192020/277

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557014

Past experience with financial crises places systemic risk oversight at the core of Korea's approach to the financial system. The Korean authorities have amassed over a decade of experience with macroprudential pol...

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Non-financial Balance Sheet Vulnerabilities and Risks to Financial Stability

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program Technical Note—Non-financial Balance Sheet Vulnerabilities and Risks to Financial Stability »

Source: Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Non-Financial Balance Sheet Vulnerabilities and Risks to Financial Stability

Volume/Issue: 192020/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557045

Non-Financial Corporate Sector. Non-financial corporate leverage as share of GDP in Korea remains higher than peer countries but has remained stable since 2013 at around 100 percent of GDP. The stock of non-corpora...

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program – Technical Note—Systemic Risk Analysis, Financial Sector Stress Testing, and an Assessment of Demographic Shift in Korea

Republic of Korea: Financial Sector Assessment Program – Technical Note—Systemic Risk Analysis, Financial Sector Stress Testing, and an Assessment of Demographic Shift in Korea »

Source: Republic of Korea : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Non-Systemic Risk Analysis, Financial Sector Stress Testing, and an Assessment of Demographic Shift in Korea

Volume/Issue: 192020/279

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557052

This note presents the systemic risk analysis conducted for the Republic of Korea in the course of the 2019 Korea FSAP. It comprises a forward-looking solvency analysis for banks, insurers, and pension funds, a liq...