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Exploring Residual Profit Allocation

Exploring Residual Profit Allocation »

Source: Exploring Residual Profit Allocation

Volume/Issue: 2020/49

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sebastian Beer , Ruud A. Mooij , Shafik Hebous , Michael Keen , and Li Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513528328

Keywords: Marginal effective tax rate, Low-income developing countries, Gross capital formation, Tax revenue, Effective tax rate, Residual Profit Allocation, International Corporate Taxation, Multinational Firms, WP, residual profit

Schemes of residual profit allocation (RPA) tax multinationals by allocating their ‘routine' profits to countries in which their activities take place and sharing their remaining ‘residual' profit across countries...

Exploring Residual Profit Allocation

Exploring Residual Profit Allocation »

Volume/Issue: 2020/49

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sebastian Beer , Ruud A. Mooij , Shafik Hebous , Michael Keen , and Li Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513528328.001

ISBN: 9781513528328

Keywords: Marginal effective tax rate, Low-income developing countries, Gross capital formation, Tax revenue, Effective tax rate, Residual Profit Allocation, International Corporate Taxation, Multinational Firms, WP, residual profit

Schemes of residual profit allocation (RPA) tax multinationals by allocating their ‘routine' profits to countries in which their activities take place and sharing their remaining ‘residual' profit across countries...

Central African Republic: Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Central African Republic: Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Central African Republic : Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2020/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526041

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Revenue mobilization, ISCR, CR, C.A.R., percent of GDP, arrears

This paper discusses Central African Republic's (CAR) Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility. Consistent with the IMF's Country Engagement Strategy, the IMF-supported program is exp...

Central African Republic: Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic: Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2020/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526041

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Revenue mobilization, ISCR, CR, C.A.R., percent of GDP, arrears

This paper discusses Central African Republic's (CAR) Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility. Consistent with the IMF's Country Engagement Strategy, the IMF-supported program is exp...

Central African Republic: Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility—Supplementary Information

Central African Republic: Request for a Three-year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility—Supplementary Information »

Source: Central African Republic : Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2020/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526041

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Revenue mobilization, ISCR, CR, C.A.R., percent of GDP, arrears

This paper discusses Central African Republic's (CAR) Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility. Consistent with the IMF's Country Engagement Strategy, the IMF-supported program is exp...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$115.1 Million Three-Year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) Arrangement for the Central African Republic

IMF Executive Board Approves US$115.1 Million Three-Year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) Arrangement for the Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2020/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526041

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Revenue mobilization, ISCR, CR, C.A.R., percent of GDP, arrears

This paper discusses Central African Republic's (CAR) Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility. Consistent with the IMF's Country Engagement Strategy, the IMF-supported program is exp...

Central African Republic
			: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic : Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2020/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526041.002

ISBN: 9781513526041

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Revenue mobilization, ISCR, CR, C.A.R., percent of GDP, arrears

This paper discusses Central African Republic's (CAR) Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility. Consistent with the IMF's Country Engagement Strategy, the IMF-supported program is exp...

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, Mr. N’Sonde, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, and Mr. Bangrim, Advisor to Executive Director

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, Mr. N’Sonde, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, and Mr. Bangrim, Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: Central African Republic : Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2020/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526041

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Development, Financial and Monetary Sector, Revenue mobilization, ISCR, CR, C.A.R., percent of GDP, arrears

This paper discusses Central African Republic's (CAR) Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility. Consistent with the IMF's Country Engagement Strategy, the IMF-supported program is exp...

Bridging the Mobile Digital Divide in Sub-Saharan Africa: Costing under Demographic Change and Urbanization1

Bridging the Mobile Digital Divide in Sub-Saharan Africa: Costing under Demographic Change and Urbanization1 »

Source: Bridging the Mobile Digital Divide in Sub-Saharan Africa: Costing under Demographic Change and Urbanization

Volume/Issue: 2019/249

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Emre Alper , and Michal Miktus

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519197

Keywords: Economic integration, Economic growth, Nonmetropolitan areas, Demographic transition, Population growth, Digitalization, 5G cellular network, Demographics, Urbanization, WP

Digital connectivity, including through the modern cellular network technologies, is expected to play a key role for the Future of Work in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). We estimate the cost of introducing a full-scale...

Bridging the Mobile Digital Divide in Sub-Saharan Africa: Costing under Demographic Change and Urbanization

Bridging the Mobile Digital Divide in Sub-Saharan Africa: Costing under Demographic Change and Urbanization »

Volume/Issue: 2019/249

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Emre Alper , and Michal Miktus

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519197.001

ISBN: 9781513519197

Keywords: Economic integration, Economic growth, Nonmetropolitan areas, Demographic transition, Population growth, Digitalization, 5G cellular network, Demographics, Urbanization, WP

Digital connectivity, including through the modern cellular network technologies, is expected to play a key role for the Future of Work in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). We estimate the cost of introducing a full-scale...

Central African Republic: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Central African Republic: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Financing Assurances Review—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Central African Republic : Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2019/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324793

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, External sector, Domestic debt, ISCR, CR, arrears, C.A.R., percent of GDP

President Touadéra signed a new peace agreement on February 6, 2019 with 14 armed groups. This agreement calls for the establishment of an inclusive government, the deployment of joint brigades, an acceleration of...

Central African Republic: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2019/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324793

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, External sector, Domestic debt, ISCR, CR, arrears, C.A.R., percent of GDP

President Touadéra signed a new peace agreement on February 6, 2019 with 14 armed groups. This agreement calls for the establishment of an inclusive government, the deployment of joint brigades, an acceleration of...

Central African Republic: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Supplementary Information

Central African Republic: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Supplementary Information »

Source: Central African Republic : Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2019/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324793

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, External sector, Domestic debt, ISCR, CR, arrears, C.A.R., percent of GDP

President Touadéra signed a new peace agreement on February 6, 2019 with 14 armed groups. This agreement calls for the establishment of an inclusive government, the deployment of joint brigades, an acceleration of...

IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for the Central African Republic and Approves US$ 31.70Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for the Central African Republic and Approves US$ 31.70Million Disbursement »

Source: Central African Republic : Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2019/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324793

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, External sector, Domestic debt, ISCR, CR, arrears, C.A.R., percent of GDP

President Touadéra signed a new peace agreement on February 6, 2019 with 14 armed groups. This agreement calls for the establishment of an inclusive government, the deployment of joint brigades, an acceleration of...

Central African Republic
			: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic : Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2019/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498324793.002

ISBN: 9781498324793

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, External sector, Domestic debt, ISCR, CR, arrears, C.A.R., percent of GDP

President Touadéra signed a new peace agreement on February 6, 2019 with 14 armed groups. This agreement calls for the establishment of an inclusive government, the deployment of joint brigades, an acceleration of...

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Mr. N’Sonde, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim on Central African Republic July 1, 2019

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Mr. N’Sonde, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim on Central African Republic July 1, 2019 »

Source: Central African Republic : Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2019/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324793

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, External sector, Domestic debt, ISCR, CR, arrears, C.A.R., percent of GDP

President Touadéra signed a new peace agreement on February 6, 2019 with 14 armed groups. This agreement calls for the establishment of an inclusive government, the deployment of joint brigades, an acceleration of...

Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014 »

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2019

Language: Chinese

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383391.069

ISBN: 9781484383391

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

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...

10 Autres flux économiques

10 Autres flux économiques »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre décrit les autres flux économiques qui sont enregistrés dans le cadre des statistiques de finances publiques. Les deux principales catégories sont les ga...

4 Cadre analytique des statistiques des finances publiques

4 Cadre analytique des statistiques des finances publiques »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre présente le cadre analytique des statistiques des finances publiques 1 . Il décrit la relation entre ses éléments...

6 Charges

6 Charges »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre définit le concept de charges et décrit leur classification. Définition des charges 6.1 Les...

7 Compte de patrimoine

7 Compte de patrimoine »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre, de même que les trois suivants, traite des encours et flux d’actifs et de passifs. Il définit les actifs, les passifs et la valeur nette et décrit leur...

3 Flux économiques, encours et règles comptables

3 Flux économiques, encours et règles comptables »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre décrit les flux économiques et les encours du cadre des statistiques de finances publiques et les règles comptables utilisées pour déterminer tous les as...

Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014 »

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383483.069

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

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...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

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...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

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...

1 Introduction

1 Introduction »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce premier chapitre présente l’objet et l’évolution du manuel, les utilisations des statistiques de finances publiques (SFP), la structure du cadre SFP, les principa...

5 Recettes

5 Recettes »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre définit le concept de recettes et décrit leur classification. Définir les recettes 5.1 Les...

9 Transactions sur actifs financiers et passifs

9 Transactions sur actifs financiers et passifs »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre décrit les transactions sur actifs financiers et passifs et leur classification. Introduction...

8 Transactions sur actifs non financiers

8 Transactions sur actifs non financiers »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Ce chapitre décrit les transactions sur actifs non financiers et leur classification. Introduction 8.1 Le...

2 Unités et secteurs institutionnels

2 Unités et secteurs institutionnels »

Source: Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014

Series: Manuals & Guides

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2019

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484383483

Keywords: assets, taxes, debt, liabilities, goods

Le chapitre 2 définit et décrit les concepts de résidence, d’unités institutionnelles et de secteurs, puis utilise ces concepts pour délimiter le secteur des adminis...

ISORA 2016
			: Understanding Revenue Administration

ISORA 2016 : Understanding Revenue Administration »

Volume/Issue: 2019/5

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): William Joseph Crandall , Elizabeth Gavin , and Andrew Masters

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383216.087

ISBN: 9781484383216

Keywords: Revenue administration, Tax administration code and regulations, Tax revenue, Tax administration, Consumption taxes, Tax evasion, Tax legislation, higher-income;lower-income;lower-income group;on-time;fragile state

This paper presents the results of the International Survey on Revenue Administration (ISORA) deployed during 2016 and covering fiscal years 2014 and 2015. It is made possible by the participation of 135 tax admini...

ISORA 2016

ISORA 2016 »

Source: ISORA 2016 : Understanding Revenue Administration

Volume/Issue: 2019/5

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): William Joseph Crandall , Elizabeth Gavin , and Andrew Masters

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484383216

Keywords: Revenue administration, Tax administration code and regulations, Tax revenue, Tax administration, Consumption taxes, Tax evasion, Tax legislation, higher-income;lower-income;lower-income group;on-time;fragile state

This paper presents the results of the International Survey on Revenue Administration (ISORA) deployed during 2016 and covering fiscal years 2014 and 2015. It is made possible by the participation of 135 tax admini...

Importing Inputs for Climate Change Mitigation: The Case of Agricultural Productivity

Importing Inputs for Climate Change Mitigation: The Case of Agricultural Productivity »

Volume/Issue: 2019/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu , Alexis Meyer-Cirkel , Akira Sasahara , and Hans Weisfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484393826.001

ISBN: 9781484393826

Keywords: Price indexes, Economic growth, Real effective exchange rates, Total factor productivity, Capital stocks, Agricultural Productivity;TFP;Imported Inputs;Weather Shocks;Climate Change Mitigation;LICs.;high-income country;low share;value-added;middle-income country

This paper estimates agricultural total factor productivity (TFP) in 162 countries between 1991 and 2015 and aims to understand sources of cross-country variations in agricultural TFP levels and its growth rates. T...

Importing Inputs for Climate Change Mitigation: The Case of Agricultural Productivity

Importing Inputs for Climate Change Mitigation: The Case of Agricultural Productivity »

Source: Importing Inputs for Climate Change Mitigation: The Case of Agricultural Productivity

Volume/Issue: 2019/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu , Alexis Meyer-Cirkel , Akira Sasahara , and Hans Weisfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484393826

Keywords: Price indexes, Economic growth, Real effective exchange rates, Total factor productivity, Capital stocks, Agricultural Productivity;TFP;Imported Inputs;Weather Shocks;Climate Change Mitigation;LICs.;high-income country;low share;value-added;middle-income country

This paper estimates agricultural total factor productivity (TFP) in 162 countries between 1991 and 2015 and aims to understand sources of cross-country variations in agricultural TFP levels and its growth rates. T...

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?1

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?1 »

Source: A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?

Volume/Issue: 2019/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amine Hammadi , Marshall Mills , Nelson Sobrinho , Vimal Thakoor , and Ricardo Velloso

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484354872

Keywords: Zambia, Zimbabwe, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Congo, Republic of, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa

Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) tend to lag those in most other regions in terms of governance and perceptions of corruption. Weak governance undermines economic performance through various channels, includin...

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa? »

Volume/Issue: 2019/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amine Hammadi , Marshall Mills , Nelson Sobrinho , Vimal Thakoor , and Ricardo Velloso

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484354872.001

ISBN: 9781484354872

Keywords: Zambia, Zimbabwe, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Congo, Republic of, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa

Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) tend to lag those in most other regions in terms of governance and perceptions of corruption. Weak governance undermines economic performance through various channels, includin...

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review »

Source: Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review—Further Supplementary Information

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review—Further Supplementary Information »

Source: Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review—Informational Annex

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review—Informational Annex »

Source: Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review—Supplementary Information

Central African Republic: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review—Supplementary Information »

Source: Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Central African Republic and Approves US$31.6 million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Central African Republic and Approves US$31.6 million Disbursement »

Source: Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

Central African Republic
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review »

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484392744.002

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to Executive Director December 19, 2018

Statement by Mr. Raghani, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to Executive Director December 19, 2018 »

Source: Central African Republic : 2018 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/380

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484392744

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state with an unstable security environment and widespread poverty. Macroeconomic conditions have stabilized following the 2013 crisis: growth has resumed, inflati...

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Aidar Abdychev , Cristian Alonso , Emre Alper , Dominique Desruelle , Siddharth Kothari , Yun Liu , Mathilde Perinet , Sidra Rehman , Axel Schimmelpfennig , and Preya Sharma

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484383094

Keywords: Labor markets, Economic conditions, Economic development, Economic integration, National income, Economic growth, Poverty, Unemployment, Future of Work, Sub-Saharan Africa

Far-reaching changes in technology, climate, and global economic integration are transforming the world of work in ways that we do not yet fully understand. Will the swift technological advances of the Fourth Indus...

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Future of Work in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Aidar Abdychev , Cristian Alonso , Emre Alper , Dominique Desruelle , Siddharth Kothari , Yun Liu , Mathilde Perinet , Sidra Rehman , Axel Schimmelpfennig , and Preya Sharma

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383094.087

ISBN: 9781484383094

Keywords: Labor markets, Economic conditions, Economic development, Economic integration, National income, Economic growth, Poverty, Unemployment, Future of Work, Sub-Saharan Africa

Far-reaching changes in technology, climate, and global economic integration are transforming the world of work in ways that we do not yet fully understand. Will the swift technological advances of the Fourth Indus...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Review of the Fund’s Capacity Development Strategy

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Review of the Fund’s Capacity Development Strategy »

Source: 2018 Review of the Fund's Capacity Development Strategy

Volume/Issue: 2018/055

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2018

ISBN: 9781498310239

Keywords: Development, Institutional capacity, Budgetary process, Capital, Investment, prioritization, fragile state, fund model, RBM, medium-term

"Capacity development (CD) is one of the Fund's three core activities and has grown in importance in recent years. It supports member countries' efforts to build the institutions and capacity necessary to formulate...

2018 Review of the Fund's Capacity Development Strategy

2018 Review of the Fund's Capacity Development Strategy »

Volume/Issue: 2018/055

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498310239.007

ISBN: 9781498310239

Keywords: Development, Institutional capacity, Budgetary process, Capital, Investment, prioritization, fragile state, fund model, RBM, medium-term

"Capacity development (CD) is one of the Fund's three core activities and has grown in importance in recent years. It supports member countries' efforts to build the institutions and capacity necessary to formulate...

2018 Review of the Fund’s Capacity Development Strategy—Overview Paper

2018 Review of the Fund’s Capacity Development Strategy—Overview Paper »

Source: 2018 Review of the Fund's Capacity Development Strategy

Volume/Issue: 2018/055

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2018

ISBN: 9781498310239

Keywords: Development, Institutional capacity, Budgetary process, Capital, Investment, prioritization, fragile state, fund model, RBM, medium-term

"Capacity development (CD) is one of the Fund's three core activities and has grown in importance in recent years. It supports member countries' efforts to build the institutions and capacity necessary to formulate...

The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda
			: Rising Risks: A Call for Policy Cooperation

The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda : Rising Risks: A Call for Policy Cooperation »

Volume/Issue: 2018/049

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498309943.007

ISBN: 9781498309943

Keywords: External sector, International monetary system, Real interest rates, Multiple currency practices, SDR interest rates, global growth, capacity development, capital flow, multilateralism, policy space

Global growth remains strong. The recovery has created jobs and increased incomes. But growth momentum is moderating. Previously identified risks have partly materialized or have become more pronounced. A rapid rev...

The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda

The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda »

Source: The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda : Rising Risks: A Call for Policy Cooperation

Volume/Issue: 2018/049

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2018

ISBN: 9781498309943

Keywords: External sector, International monetary system, Real interest rates, Multiple currency practices, SDR interest rates, global growth, capacity development, capital flow, multilateralism, policy space

Global growth remains strong. The recovery has created jobs and increased incomes. But growth momentum is moderating. Previously identified risks have partly materialized or have become more pronounced. A rapid rev...

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Exploring Different Channels

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa : Exploring Different Channels »

Volume/Issue: 2018/1

Series: Spillover Notes

Author(s): Francisco Arizala , Matthieu Bellon , Margaux MacDonald , Montfort Mlachila , and Mustafa Yenice

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484367148.062

ISBN: 9781484367148

Keywords: Uganda, Togo, Tanzania, Swaziland, South Sudan, Spillovers, Sub-Saharan Africa, Sierra Leone, Congo, Republic of, Congo, Democratic Republic of the

After close to two decades of strong economic activity, overall growth in sub-Saharan Africa decelerated markedly in 2015-16 as the largest economies experienced negative or flat growth. Regional growth started rec...

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa : Exploring Different Channels

Volume/Issue: 2018/1

Series: Spillover Notes

Author(s): Francisco Arizala , Matthieu Bellon , Margaux MacDonald , Montfort Mlachila , and Mustafa Yenice

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2018

ISBN: 9781484367148

Keywords: Uganda, Togo, Tanzania, Swaziland, South Sudan, Spillovers, Sub-Saharan Africa, Sierra Leone, Congo, Republic of, Congo, Democratic Republic of the

After close to two decades of strong economic activity, overall growth in sub-Saharan Africa decelerated markedly in 2015-16 as the largest economies experienced negative or flat growth. Regional growth started rec...

Central African Republic: Fourth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Modification of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic: Fourth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Modification of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2018/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484367070

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The economy of the Central African Republic (C.A.R.), a fragile state, is recovering gradually. Following the 2013 crisis, macroeconomic conditions have stabilized: growth has resumed, inflation has declined, domes...

Central African Republic: Fourth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Modification of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic: Fourth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Modification of Performance Criteria and Financing Assurances Review—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Source: Central African Republic : Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2018/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484367070

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The economy of the Central African Republic (C.A.R.), a fragile state, is recovering gradually. Following the 2013 crisis, macroeconomic conditions have stabilized: growth has resumed, inflation has declined, domes...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under the ECF Arrangement for the Central African Republic and Approves US$ 32.1 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under the ECF Arrangement for the Central African Republic and Approves US$ 32.1 Million Disbursement »

Source: Central African Republic : Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2018/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484367070

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The economy of the Central African Republic (C.A.R.), a fragile state, is recovering gradually. Following the 2013 crisis, macroeconomic conditions have stabilized: growth has resumed, inflation has declined, domes...

Central African Republic
			: Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic : Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2018/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484367070.002

ISBN: 9781484367070

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The economy of the Central African Republic (C.A.R.), a fragile state, is recovering gradually. Following the 2013 crisis, macroeconomic conditions have stabilized: growth has resumed, inflation has declined, domes...

Statement by Mr. Daouda Sembene, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, Mr. Sidi Bouna, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to Executive Director July 2, 2018

Statement by Mr. Daouda Sembene, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, Mr. Sidi Bouna, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to Executive Director July 2, 2018 »

Source: Central African Republic : Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2018/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484367070

Keywords: Central African Republic, Sub-Saharan Africa

The economy of the Central African Republic (C.A.R.), a fragile state, is recovering gradually. Following the 2013 crisis, macroeconomic conditions have stabilized: growth has resumed, inflation has declined, domes...

Lessons for Effective  Fiscal Decentralization in  Sub-Saharan Africa

Lessons for Effective Fiscal Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2018/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Niko Hobdari , Vina Nguyen , Salvatore Dell'Erba , and Edgardo Ruggiero

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484358269.087

ISBN: 9781484358269

Keywords: Kenya, Ghana, Guinea, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius

Fiscal decentralization is becoming a pressing issue in a number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa, reflecting demands for a greater local voice in spending decisions and efforts to strengthen social cohesion. Aga...

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2018/9

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Karim Barhoumi , Ha Vu , Shirin Nikaein Towfighian , and Rodolfo Maino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484360019.087

ISBN: 9781484360019

Keywords: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti

There is significant room to improve public investment efficiency in sub-Saharan Africa. Investment in sub-Saharan African countries is lagging vis-à-vis peers such as emerging and developing Asia as well as Latin...

Lessons for Effective  Fiscal Decentralization in  Sub-Saharan Africa

Lessons for Effective Fiscal Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Lessons for Effective Fiscal Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2018/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Niko Hobdari , Vina Nguyen , Salvatore Dell'Erba , and Edgardo Ruggiero

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484358269

Keywords: Kenya, Ghana, Guinea, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius

Fiscal decentralization is becoming a pressing issue in a number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa, reflecting demands for a greater local voice in spending decisions and efforts to strengthen social cohesion. Aga...

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Source: Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/9

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Karim Barhoumi , Ha Vu , Shirin Nikaein Towfighian , and Rodolfo Maino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484360019

Keywords: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti

There is significant room to improve public investment efficiency in sub-Saharan Africa. Investment in sub-Saharan African countries is lagging vis-à-vis peers such as emerging and developing Asia as well as Latin...

Appendice statistique

Appendice statistique »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

Sauf indication contraire, les données et projections utilisées dans ce rapport reposent sur les estimations des services du FMI au 30 mars 2018 et correspondent à celles qui ont servi pour l’édition d’avril...

2. Domestic Revenue Mobilization in Sub-Saharan Africa: What Are the Possibilities?

2. Domestic Revenue Mobilization in Sub-Saharan Africa: What Are the Possibilities? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

Keywords: Economic situation, Economic growth, Africa, Oil exporting countries, Investment policy, Investment

Domestic revenue mobilization is one of the most pressing policy challenges facing sub-Saharan African countries. While the reasons may vary according to country-specific circumstances, there are three aspec...

2. Mobilisation des recettes fiscales en Afrique subsaharienne : quelles sont les possibilités ?

2. Mobilisation des recettes fiscales en Afrique subsaharienne : quelles sont les possibilités ? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

La mobilisation des recettes fiscales est l’un des défis les plus pressants qui se posent aux pouvoirs publics des pays d’Afrique subsaharienne. Au-delà des circonstances propres à chaque pays, la mobilisati...

3. Private Investment to Rejuvenate Growth

3. Private Investment to Rejuvenate Growth »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

Keywords: Economic situation, Economic growth, Africa, Oil exporting countries, Investment policy, Investment

Private investment in sub-Saharan Africa is low compared with other countries with similar levels of economic development. The low level of private investment is constraining the region’s efforts to improve...

Publications du département Afrique du FMI, 2012–18

Publications du département Afrique du FMI, 2012–18 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

Livres et monographies 2017 Women, Work, and Economic Growth: Leveling the Playing Field Kochhar, Kalpana, Monique Newiak, So...

3. Redynamiser la croissance par l’investissement privé

3. Redynamiser la croissance par l’investissement privé »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

Dans les pays subsahariens, le secteur privé investit moins que dans les pays à niveau de développement comparable. Ce faible niveau de l’investissement privé freine la productivité du travail, pèse sur la c...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339862.086

ISBN: 9781484339862

Keywords: Economic situation, Economic growth, Africa, Oil exporting countries, Investment policy, Investment

The region is seeing a modest growth uptick, but this is not uniform and the medium-term outlook remains subdued. Growth is projected to rise to 3.4 percent in 2018, from 2.8 percent in 2017, on the back of improve...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484348918.086

ISBN: 9781484348918

The region is seeing a modest growth uptick, but this is not uniform and the medium-term outlook remains subdued. Growth is projected to rise to 3? percent in 2018, from 2? percent in 2017, on the back of improved...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

The region is seeing a modest growth uptick, but this is not uniform and the medium-term outlook remains subdued. Growth is projected to rise to 3? percent in 2018, from 2? percent in 2017, on the back of improved...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

Keywords: Economic situation, Economic growth, Africa, Oil exporting countries, Investment policy, Investment

The region is seeing a modest growth uptick, but this is not uniform and the medium-term outlook remains subdued. Growth is projected to rise to 3.4 percent in 2018, from 2.8 percent in 2017, on the back of improve...

1. Slow Recovery amid Growing Challenges

1. Slow Recovery amid Growing Challenges »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

Keywords: Economic situation, Economic growth, Africa, Oil exporting countries, Investment policy, Investment

Sub-Saharan Africa is set to enjoy a modest growth uptick. The average growth rate in the region is projected to rise from 2.8 percent in 2017 to 3.4 percent in 2018, with growth accelerating in about two-th...

Statistical Appendix

Statistical Appendix »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

Keywords: Economic situation, Economic growth, Africa, Oil exporting countries, Investment policy, Investment

Unless noted otherwise, data and projections presented in this Regional Economic Outlook are IMF staff estimates as of March 30, 2018, consistent with the projections underlying the April 2018 World Economic...

1. Une reprise lente et des difficultés croissantes

1. Une reprise lente et des difficultés croissantes »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Sub-Saharan Africa : Domestic Revenue Mobilization and Private Investment

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

L’Afrique subsaharienne devrait voir sa croissance augmenter légèrement. Son taux de croissance moyen devrait passer de 2,8 % en 2017 à 3,4 % en 2018, en hausse dans environ deux tiers des pays de la région....

Update on the Financing of the Fund's Concessional Assistance and Debt Relief to Low-Income Countries

Update on the Financing of the Fund's Concessional Assistance and Debt Relief to Low-Income Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2018/023

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498308403.007

ISBN: 9781498308403

Keywords: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust, Debt relief, HIPC Initiative, Low income countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Rapid Credit Facility, SDR interest rates, Market interest rates, Interest rates, Multilateral debt

"The Fund is adapting its framework for providing support to low-income countries (LICs) amid rising vulnerabilities. Despite a global economic upswing, many LICs continue to face difficult fiscal and external posi...

Update on the Financing of the Fund's Concessional Assistance and Debt Relief to Low-Income Countries

Update on the Financing of the Fund's Concessional Assistance and Debt Relief to Low-Income Countries »

Source: Update on the Financing of the Fund's Concessional Assistance and Debt Relief to Low-Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/023

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 April 2018

ISBN: 9781498308403

Keywords: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust, Debt relief, HIPC Initiative, Low income countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Rapid Credit Facility, SDR interest rates, Market interest rates, Interest rates, Multilateral debt

"The Fund is adapting its framework for providing support to low-income countries (LICs) amid rising vulnerabilities. Despite a global economic upswing, many LICs continue to face difficult fiscal and external posi...

IMF Executive Board Discusses “Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2018”

IMF Executive Board Discusses “Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2018” »

Source: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/013

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307291

Keywords: Low-income developing countries, Domestic debt, Public debt, Debt sustainability, Expenditure efficiency, WEO, debt level, investment level, percent of GDP, public debt level

"This paper is the fourth in a series that examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in Low Income Developing Countries (LIDCs). LIDCs are Fund member countries where gross national income (GNI) per capita...

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2018/013

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498307291.007

ISBN: 9781498307291

Keywords: Low-income developing countries, Domestic debt, Public debt, Debt sustainability, Expenditure efficiency, WEO, debt level, investment level, percent of GDP, public debt level

"This paper is the fourth in a series that examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in Low Income Developing Countries (LIDCs). LIDCs are Fund member countries where gross national income (GNI) per capita...

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2018

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2018 »

Source: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/013

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307291

Keywords: Low-income developing countries, Domestic debt, Public debt, Debt sustainability, Expenditure efficiency, WEO, debt level, investment level, percent of GDP, public debt level

"This paper is the fourth in a series that examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in Low Income Developing Countries (LIDCs). LIDCs are Fund member countries where gross national income (GNI) per capita...

IMF Executive Board Discusses Program Design in Currency Unions

IMF Executive Board Discusses Program Design in Currency Unions »

Source: Program Design in Currency Unions

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Program Design in Currency Unions

Program Design in Currency Unions »

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498307284.007

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Program Design in Currency Unions

Program Design in Currency Unions »

Source: Program Design in Currency Unions

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Program Design in Currency Unions—Background Notes

Program Design in Currency Unions—Background Notes »

Source: Program Design in Currency Unions

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Program Design in Currency Unions—Policy Framework of the European Union Institutions

Program Design in Currency Unions—Policy Framework of the European Union Institutions »

Source: Program Design in Currency Unions

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Program Design in Currency Unions—Policy Frameworks of the West African and Central African Monetary Unions

Program Design in Currency Unions—Policy Frameworks of the West African and Central African Monetary Unions »

Source: Program Design in Currency Unions

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Central African Republic: Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Non-Observance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review

Central African Republic: Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Non-Observance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review »

Source: Central African Republic : Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2017/407

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335642

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Revenue mobilization, Transparency, Government expenditures, Domestic payments arrears, Debt management, Bank supervision, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications, Performance criteria waivers

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state. The key economic corridor between Bangui and Cameroon remains stable, but security has deteriorated in other areas. Armed groups have targeted civilians, hu...

Central African Republic: Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Non-Observance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review—Debt Sustainability Analysis Update

Central African Republic: Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Non-Observance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review—Debt Sustainability Analysis Update »

Source: Central African Republic : Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2017/407

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335642

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Revenue mobilization, Transparency, Government expenditures, Domestic payments arrears, Debt management, Bank supervision, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications, Performance criteria waivers

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state. The key economic corridor between Bangui and Cameroon remains stable, but security has deteriorated in other areas. Armed groups have targeted civilians, hu...

IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the ECF Arrangement for the Central African Republic, Approves US$40.2 Million Disbursement, and an Augmentation of US$55.1 Million

IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the ECF Arrangement for the Central African Republic, Approves US$40.2 Million Disbursement, and an Augmentation of US$55.1 Million »

Source: Central African Republic : Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2017/407

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335642

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Revenue mobilization, Transparency, Government expenditures, Domestic payments arrears, Debt management, Bank supervision, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications, Performance criteria waivers

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state. The key economic corridor between Bangui and Cameroon remains stable, but security has deteriorated in other areas. Armed groups have targeted civilians, hu...

Central African Republic
			: Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Central African Republic : Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2017/407

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484335642.002

ISBN: 9781484335642

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Revenue mobilization, Transparency, Government expenditures, Domestic payments arrears, Debt management, Bank supervision, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications, Performance criteria waivers

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state. The key economic corridor between Bangui and Cameroon remains stable, but security has deteriorated in other areas. Armed groups have targeted civilians, hu...

Statement by Mr. Daouda Sembene, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to Executive Director December 15, 2017

Statement by Mr. Daouda Sembene, Executive Director for the Central African Republic, and Mr. Bangrim Kibassim, Advisor to Executive Director December 15, 2017 »

Source: Central African Republic : Third Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, Augmentation of Access, and Financing Assurances Review-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2017/407

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335642

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Revenue mobilization, Transparency, Government expenditures, Domestic payments arrears, Debt management, Bank supervision, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications, Performance criteria waivers

The Central African Republic (C.A.R.) is a fragile state. The key economic corridor between Bangui and Cameroon remains stable, but security has deteriorated in other areas. Armed groups have targeted civilians, hu...

Transmittal Policy
			: The Exchange of Documents Between the Fund and Other Organizations

Transmittal Policy : The Exchange of Documents Between the Fund and Other Organizations »

Volume/Issue: 2017/060

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 November 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346276.007

ISBN: 9781498346276

Keywords: Basket of currencies, Central African Economic and Monetary Community, Central banking, Central banks, Currencies, Development plans, Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, Economic integration, Economic policy, European Union

history of exchanging documents with other international organizations and currency unions. The practice of exchanging documents with individual organizations dates back to the 1940s, mostly conducted through bilat...

Transmittal Policy

Transmittal Policy »

Source: Transmittal Policy : The Exchange of Documents Between the Fund and Other Organizations

Volume/Issue: 2017/060

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 November 2017

ISBN: 9781498346276

Keywords: Basket of currencies, Central African Economic and Monetary Community, Central banking, Central banks, Currencies, Development plans, Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, Economic integration, Economic policy, European Union

history of exchanging documents with other international organizations and currency unions. The practice of exchanging documents with individual organizations dates back to the 1940s, mostly conducted through bilat...

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update »

Source: Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update

Volume/Issue: 2017/052

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2017

ISBN: 9781498346399

Keywords: External sector data, Heavily indebted poor countries, Debt relief, Financial sector development, Central banks, HIPC initiative, HIPC, annex III, creditor, arrears

The HIPC Initiative and MDRI are nearly complete, with 36 countries having reached the completion point under the HIPC Initiative. Debt relief under the Initiative has alleviated debt burdens substantially in recip...

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update »

Volume/Issue: 2017/052

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346399.007

ISBN: 9781498346399

Keywords: External sector data, Heavily indebted poor countries, Debt relief, Financial sector development, Central banks, HIPC initiative, HIPC, annex III, creditor, arrears

The HIPC Initiative and MDRI are nearly complete, with 36 countries having reached the completion point under the HIPC Initiative. Debt relief under the Initiative has alleviated debt burdens substantially in recip...

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2017/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Richard Allen , Taz Chaponda , Lesley Fisher , and Rohini Ray

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 September 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484314203.001

ISBN: 9781484314203

Keywords: Zambia, Congo, Republic of, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Togo, Tanzania, Sudan, Swaziland, Sub-Saharan Africa

More than 15 years ago, many countries in sub-Saharan Africa embarked on a program of budgetary reform, an important element of which was a medium-term budget framework (MTBF). This working paper focuses on the per...

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Source: Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Volume/Issue: 2017/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Richard Allen , Taz Chaponda , Lesley Fisher , and Rohini Ray

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484314203

Keywords: Zambia, Congo, Republic of, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Togo, Tanzania, Sudan, Swaziland, Sub-Saharan Africa

More than 15 years ago, many countries in sub-Saharan Africa embarked on a program of budgetary reform, an important element of which was a medium-term budget framework (MTBF). This working paper focuses on the per...

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2017/202

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francisco Arizala , Jesus Gonzalez-Garcia , Charalambos Tsangarides , and Mustafa Yenice

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484314166

Keywords: Africa, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros

This paper examines the growth performance of sub-Saharan African countries since 1960 through the lens of growth turning points (accelerations and decelerations) and periods of sustained growth (growth spells). Gr...

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2017/202

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francisco Arizala , Jesus Gonzalez-Garcia , Charalambos Tsangarides , and Mustafa Yenice

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484314166.001

ISBN: 9781484314166

Keywords: Africa, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros

This paper examines the growth performance of sub-Saharan African countries since 1960 through the lens of growth turning points (accelerations and decelerations) and periods of sustained growth (growth spells). Gr...

Central African Republic: Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access

Central African Republic: Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access »

Source: Central African Republic : Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2017/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484313688

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, Tax reforms, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal reforms, Extended arrangement reviews, Executive Board decisions, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Central African Republic's Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) Arrangement. Program implementation as of end-2016 has been broadly satisfactory despite the challenging securi...

Central African Republic: Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Central African Republic: Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Augmentation of Access—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Central African Republic : Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Central African Republic

Volume/Issue: 2017/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484313688

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, Tax reforms, Revenue mobilization, Fiscal reforms, Extended arrangement reviews, Executive Board decisions, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Central African Republic's Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) Arrangement. Program implementation as of end-2016 has been broadly satisfactory despite the challenging securi...