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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

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...

Costa Rica: Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Costa Rica: Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Investment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513542690

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Balance of payments, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, ISCR, CR, pandemic, percent of GDP

This paper states Costa Rica's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic has severely impacted Costa Rica with its large exposure to trade, tourism, and...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$504 Million in Emergency Assistance to Costa Rica to Help Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves US$504 Million in Emergency Assistance to Costa Rica to Help Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Costa Rica : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Investment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513542690

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Balance of payments, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, ISCR, CR, pandemic, percent of GDP

This paper states Costa Rica's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic has severely impacted Costa Rica with its large exposure to trade, tourism, and...

Costa Rica
			: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Investment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Costa Rica : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Investment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica »

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513542690.002

ISBN: 9781513542690

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Balance of payments, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, ISCR, CR, pandemic, percent of GDP

This paper states Costa Rica's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic has severely impacted Costa Rica with its large exposure to trade, tourism, and...

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Syed Ishaq Alavi, Government Provided Advisor to Executive Director April 29, 2020

Statement by Jafar Mojarrad, Executive Director for Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and Syed Ishaq Alavi, Government Provided Advisor to Executive Director April 29, 2020 »

Source: Costa Rica : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Investment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513542690

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Balance of payments, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, ISCR, CR, pandemic, percent of GDP

This paper states Costa Rica's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic has severely impacted Costa Rica with its large exposure to trade, tourism, and...

Statement by Mr. Villar and Mr. Cartagena Guardado on Costa Rica April 29, 2020

Statement by Mr. Villar and Mr. Cartagena Guardado on Costa Rica April 29, 2020 »

Source: Costa Rica : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Investment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513542690

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Balance of payments, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Credit, ISCR, CR, pandemic, percent of GDP

This paper states Costa Rica's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic has severely impacted Costa Rica with its large exposure to trade, tourism, and...

The More the Merrier? A Machine Learning Algorithm for Optimal Pooling of Panel Data

The More the Merrier? A Machine Learning Algorithm for Optimal Pooling of Panel Data »

Volume/Issue: 2020/44

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marijn Bolhuis , and Brett Rayner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513529974.001

ISBN: 9781513529974

Keywords: Economic models, Production growth, Developing countries, Emerging markets, Data analysis, Machine learning, GDP growth, forecasts, panel data, pooling.

We leverage insights from machine learning to optimize the tradeoff between bias and variance when estimating economic models using pooled datasets. Specifically, we develop a simple algorithm that estimates the si...

The More the Merrier? A Machine Learning Algorithm for Optimal Pooling of Panel Data1

The More the Merrier? A Machine Learning Algorithm for Optimal Pooling of Panel Data1 »

Source: The More the Merrier? A Machine Learning Algorithm for Optimal Pooling of Panel Data

Volume/Issue: 2020/44

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marijn Bolhuis , and Brett Rayner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513529974

Keywords: Economic models, Production growth, Developing countries, Emerging markets, Data analysis, Machine learning, GDP growth, forecasts, panel data, pooling.

We leverage insights from machine learning to optimize the tradeoff between bias and variance when estimating economic models using pooled datasets. Specifically, we develop a simple algorithm that estimates the si...

Monetary Policy Transmission in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies

Monetary Policy Transmission in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2020/34

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Brandao-Marques , R. Gelos , Thomas Harjes , Ratna Sahay , and Yi Xue

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513529738.001

ISBN: 9781513529738

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central bank independence, Nominal effective exchange rate, Monetary policy instruments, Exchange rate policy, Monetary Policy, Emerging markets, Exchange rate channel, Inflation targeting, Financial structure

Central banks in emerging and developing economies (EMDEs) have been modernizing their monetary policy frameworks, often moving toward inflation targeting (IT). However, questions regarding the strength of monetary...

Monetary Policy Transmission in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies

Monetary Policy Transmission in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies »

Source: Monetary Policy Transmission in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies

Volume/Issue: 2020/34

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Brandao-Marques , R. Gelos , Thomas Harjes , Ratna Sahay , and Yi Xue

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513529738

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Central bank independence, Nominal effective exchange rate, Monetary policy instruments, Exchange rate policy, Monetary Policy, Emerging markets, Exchange rate channel, Inflation targeting, Financial structure

Central banks in emerging and developing economies (EMDEs) have been modernizing their monetary policy frameworks, often moving toward inflation targeting (IT). However, questions regarding the strength of monetary...

Intervention Under Inflation Targeting--When Could It Make Sense?

Intervention Under Inflation Targeting--When Could It Make Sense? »

Volume/Issue: 2020/9

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Hofman , Marcos Chamon , Pragyan Deb , Thomas Harjes , Umang Rawat , and Itaru Yamamoto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526027.001

ISBN: 9781513526027

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Central bank policy, Exchange markets, Central banking and monetary issues, emerging markets, monetary and exchange rate policies, inflation targeting, foreign exchange intervention, capital flows

We investigate the motives inflation-targeting central banks in emerging markets may have for intervening in foreign exchange markets and evaluate the case for such interventions based on the existing literature. O...

Intervention Under Inflation Targeting--When Could It Make Sense?

Intervention Under Inflation Targeting--When Could It Make Sense? »

Source: Intervention Under Inflation Targeting--When Could It Make Sense?

Volume/Issue: 2020/9

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Hofman , Marcos Chamon , Pragyan Deb , Thomas Harjes , Umang Rawat , and Itaru Yamamoto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526027

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Central bank policy, Exchange markets, Central banking and monetary issues, emerging markets, monetary and exchange rate policies, inflation targeting, foreign exchange intervention, capital flows

We investigate the motives inflation-targeting central banks in emerging markets may have for intervening in foreign exchange markets and evaluate the case for such interventions based on the existing literature. O...

Impacts of Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Factors on Labor Markets in Latin America

Impacts of Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Factors on Labor Markets in Latin America »

Volume/Issue: 2019/155

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adriana Kugler

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484393840.001

ISBN: 9781484393840

Keywords: Labor market institutions, Labor market regulations, Labor market reforms, Labor productivity, Labor taxes, labor demographics, inequality, Latin America., EPL, payroll tax

This paper documents recent labor market performance in the Latin American region. The paper shows that unemployment, informality, and inequality have been falling over the past two decades, though still remain hig...

Impacts of Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Factors on Labor Markets in Latin America1

Impacts of Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Factors on Labor Markets in Latin America1 »

Source: Impacts of Labor Market Institutions and Demographic Factors on Labor Markets in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2019/155

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adriana Kugler

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 July 2019

ISBN: 9781484393840

Keywords: Labor market institutions, Labor market regulations, Labor market reforms, Labor productivity, Labor taxes, labor demographics, inequality, Latin America., EPL, payroll tax

This paper documents recent labor market performance in the Latin American region. The paper shows that unemployment, informality, and inequality have been falling over the past two decades, though still remain hig...

Costa Rica: 2019 Articlet IV Consultation—Press Release; Stafft Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Costa Rica: 2019 Articlet IV Consultation—Press Release; Stafft Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2019/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498310826

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Fiscal policy, Credit, Monetary policy, fiscal reform, unhedged, percent, percent of GDP, WEO

This 2019 Article IV Consultation highlights that Costa Rican government recognizes the challenges and is planning a broad array of measures, although the political and social environment remains difficult. The Con...

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Costa Rica : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2019/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498310826

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Fiscal policy, Credit, Monetary policy, fiscal reform, unhedged, percent, percent of GDP, WEO

This 2019 Article IV Consultation highlights that Costa Rican government recognizes the challenges and is planning a broad array of measures, although the political and social environment remains difficult. The Con...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2019/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498310826

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Fiscal policy, Credit, Monetary policy, fiscal reform, unhedged, percent, percent of GDP, WEO

This 2019 Article IV Consultation highlights that Costa Rican government recognizes the challenges and is planning a broad array of measures, although the political and social environment remains difficult. The Con...

Costa Rica
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Costa Rica : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica »

Volume/Issue: 2019/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498310826.002

ISBN: 9781498310826

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Fiscal policy, Credit, Monetary policy, fiscal reform, unhedged, percent, percent of GDP, WEO

This 2019 Article IV Consultation highlights that Costa Rican government recognizes the challenges and is planning a broad array of measures, although the political and social environment remains difficult. The Con...

Statement by Mr. Leonardo Villar, Executive Director for Costa Rica March 27, 2019

Statement by Mr. Leonardo Villar, Executive Director for Costa Rica March 27, 2019 »

Source: Costa Rica : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2019/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498310826

Keywords: External sector, Central banks, Fiscal policy, Credit, Monetary policy, fiscal reform, unhedged, percent, percent of GDP, WEO

This 2019 Article IV Consultation highlights that Costa Rican government recognizes the challenges and is planning a broad array of measures, although the political and social environment remains difficult. The Con...

Costs of Sovereign Defaults: Restructuring Strategies, Bank Distress and the Capital Inflow-Credit Channel

Costs of Sovereign Defaults: Restructuring Strategies, Bank Distress and the Capital Inflow-Credit Channel »

Source: Costs of Sovereign Defaults: Restructuring Strategies, Bank Distress and the Capital Inflow-Credit Channel

Volume/Issue: 2019/69

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tamon Asonuma , Marcos Chamon , Aitor Erce , and Akira Sasahara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498303255

Keywords: Sovereign debt restructuring, Business cycles, Capital inflows, Domestic debt, Current account deficits, Sovereign Debt, Sovereign Defaults, Sovereign Debt Restructurings, GDP Growth, Investment

Sovereign debt restructurings are associated with declines in GDP, investment, bank credit, and capital flows. The transmission channels and associated output and banking sector costs depend on whether the restruct...

Costs of Sovereign Defaults: Restructuring Strategies, Bank Distress and the Capital Inflow-Credit Channel

Costs of Sovereign Defaults: Restructuring Strategies, Bank Distress and the Capital Inflow-Credit Channel »

Volume/Issue: 2019/69

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tamon Asonuma , Marcos Chamon , Aitor Erce , and Akira Sasahara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498303255.001

ISBN: 9781498303255

Keywords: Sovereign debt restructuring, Business cycles, Capital inflows, Domestic debt, Current account deficits, Sovereign Debt, Sovereign Defaults, Sovereign Debt Restructurings, GDP Growth, Investment

Sovereign debt restructurings are associated with declines in GDP, investment, bank credit, and capital flows. The transmission channels and associated output and banking sector costs depend on whether the restruct...

Chapter 1 Paving the Way for Sustained Growth in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Chapter 1 Paving the Way for Sustained Growth in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic »

Source: Excerpt: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484370315

Over the past three decades, countries in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic (CAPDR) have experienced a sustained economic transformation. The region has moved away...

Excerpt: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Excerpt: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484370315.073

ISBN: 9781484370315

This is an excerpt from Paving the Way to Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic edited by Kimberly Beaton, Roberto Garcia Saltos, and Lorenzo Figliuoli. Over the past three de...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Excerpt: Paving the Way to Sustained Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484370315

This is an excerpt from Paving the Way to Growth and Prosperity in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic edited by Kimberly Beaton, Roberto Garcia Saltos, and Lorenzo Figliuoli. Over the past three de...

How to Operationalize Gender Issues in Country Work

How to Operationalize Gender Issues in Country Work »

Source: How to Operationalize Gender Issues in Country Work

Volume/Issue: 2018/031

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2018

ISBN: 9781498309011

Keywords: Total factor productivity, Labor force participation, Labor market reforms, Manpower training, Financial management information systems, gender gap, gender inequality, gender issue, article IV, article IV consultation

"Reducing gender gaps can have important economic benefits. Gender gaps remain significant on a global scale, both with respect to opportunities and outcomes. For example, gender-based legal restrictions in many pa...

How to Operationalize Gender Issues in Country Work

How to Operationalize Gender Issues in Country Work »

Volume/Issue: 2018/031

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498309011.007

ISBN: 9781498309011

Keywords: Total factor productivity, Labor force participation, Labor market reforms, Manpower training, Financial management information systems, gender gap, gender inequality, gender issue, article IV, article IV consultation

"Reducing gender gaps can have important economic benefits. Gender gaps remain significant on a global scale, both with respect to opportunities and outcomes. For example, gender-based legal restrictions in many pa...

Costa Rica

Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-Tax Gap Analysis for General Sales and Corporate Income Tax

Volume/Issue: 2018/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484356777

Keywords: Revenue administration, Sales taxes, Corporate income taxes, Tax revenues, Technical Assistance Reports, Costa Rica

This Technical Assistance Report presents the estimates of tax gaps for general sales tax (GST) and corporate income tax in Costa Rica. The estimated GST compliance gap in Costa Rica increased from 29 percent in 20...

Costa Rica
			: Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-Tax Gap Analysis for General Sales and Corporate Income Tax

Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-Tax Gap Analysis for General Sales and Corporate Income Tax »

Volume/Issue: 2018/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484356777.002

ISBN: 9781484356777

Keywords: Revenue administration, Sales taxes, Corporate income taxes, Tax revenues, Technical Assistance Reports, Costa Rica

This Technical Assistance Report presents the estimates of tax gaps for general sales tax (GST) and corporate income tax in Costa Rica. The estimated GST compliance gap in Costa Rica increased from 29 percent in 20...

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2018/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484353059.001

ISBN: 9781484353059

Keywords: Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Taxation, Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Argentina, Fiscal policy, Guatemala, Jamaica

This paper presents a new database of fiscal consolidations for 14 Latin American and Caribbean economies during 1989-2016. We focus on discretionary changes in taxes and government spending primarily motivated by...

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean1

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean1 »

Source: A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2018/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353059

Keywords: Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Taxation, Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Argentina, Fiscal policy, Guatemala, Jamaica

This paper presents a new database of fiscal consolidations for 14 Latin American and Caribbean economies during 1989-2016. We focus on discretionary changes in taxes and government spending primarily motivated by...

Costa Rica

Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report - Financial Sector Stability Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484347317

Keywords: Financial stability, Financial sector, Surveillance, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Crisis prevention, Pensions, Dollarization, Public debt, Technical Assistance

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission to assist Costa Rica in delivering sound financial sector reform in support of financial stability. It was found t...

Costa Rica
			: Technical Assistance Report - Financial Sector Stability Review

Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report - Financial Sector Stability Review »

Volume/Issue: 2018/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484347317.002

ISBN: 9781484347317

Keywords: Financial stability, Financial sector, Surveillance, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Crisis prevention, Pensions, Dollarization, Public debt, Technical Assistance

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission to assist Costa Rica in delivering sound financial sector reform in support of financial stability. It was found t...

Costa Rica

Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics (October 13-23, 2014)

Volume/Issue: 2018/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484341056

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, Balance of payments, External sector, External debt, Statistics, Technical Assistance, Costa Rica, Financial statistics, Monetary statistics, International investment position

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the recommendations made by the IMF missions on the balance of payments and international investment position dynamics in Costa Rica. In view of the results of the economi...

Costa Rica

Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and the Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey (March 6-14, 2014)

Volume/Issue: 2018/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484341117

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, External sector, Financial statistics, Financial intermediation, Foreign direct investment, Technical Assistance, Costa Rica, Monetary statistics, Balance of payments, External sector statistics

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission about the Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey in Costa Rica. It was o...

Costa Rica
			: Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics (October 13-23, 2014)

Costa Rica : Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics (October 13-23, 2014) »

Volume/Issue: 2018/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484341056.002

ISBN: 9781484341056

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, Balance of payments, External sector, External debt, Statistics, Technical Assistance, Costa Rica, Financial statistics, Monetary statistics, International investment position

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the recommendations made by the IMF missions on the balance of payments and international investment position dynamics in Costa Rica. In view of the results of the economi...

Costa Rica
			: Technical Assistance Report-The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and the Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey  (March 6-14, 2014)

Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and the Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey (March 6-14, 2014) »

Volume/Issue: 2018/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484341117.002

ISBN: 9781484341117

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, External sector, Financial statistics, Financial intermediation, Foreign direct investment, Technical Assistance, Costa Rica, Monetary statistics, Balance of payments, External sector statistics

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission about the Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey in Costa Rica. It was o...

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean
			: Engines of Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilizers?

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean : Engines of Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilizers? »

Volume/Issue: 2017/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Svetlana Cerovic , Misael Galdamez , Metodij Hadzi-Vaskov , Franz Loyola , Zsoka Koczan , Bogdan Lissovolik , Jan Martijn , Yulia Ustyugova , and Joyce Wong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484303641.001

ISBN: 9781484303641

Keywords: Dominica, Dominican Republic, Caribbean, Costa Rica, Antigua and Barbuda, Asia and Pacific, Bahamas, The, Barbados, Belize, El Salvador

Outward migration has been an important phenomenon for countries in Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC), particularly those in Central America and the Caribbean. This paper examines recent trends in outward migr...

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Source: Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean : Engines of Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilizers?

Volume/Issue: 2017/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Svetlana Cerovic , Misael Galdamez , Metodij Hadzi-Vaskov , Franz Loyola , Zsoka Koczan , Bogdan Lissovolik , Jan Martijn , Yulia Ustyugova , and Joyce Wong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484303641

Keywords: Dominica, Dominican Republic, Caribbean, Costa Rica, Antigua and Barbuda, Asia and Pacific, Bahamas, The, Barbados, Belize, El Salvador

Outward migration has been an important phenomenon for countries in Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC), particularly those in Central America and the Caribbean. This paper examines recent trends in outward migr...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304563

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

This Selected Issues paper describes Costa Rica's vulnerability to potential policy changes in the United States after the November 2016 presidential election and its effects on Central America. In the near term, t...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304563

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

This Selected Issues paper describes Costa Rica's vulnerability to potential policy changes in the United States after the November 2016 presidential election and its effects on Central America. In the near term, t...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304563

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

This Selected Issues paper describes Costa Rica's vulnerability to potential policy changes in the United States after the November 2016 presidential election and its effects on Central America. In the near term, t...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304563

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

This Selected Issues paper describes Costa Rica's vulnerability to potential policy changes in the United States after the November 2016 presidential election and its effects on Central America. In the near term, t...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304563

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

This Selected Issues paper describes Costa Rica's vulnerability to potential policy changes in the United States after the November 2016 presidential election and its effects on Central America. In the near term, t...

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Costa Rica : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/156

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304532

Keywords: Costa Rica, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the growth of Costa Rica's economy at its estimated trend rate of about 4.25 percent and an essentially closed output gap. Headline inflation turned positive again in th...

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Costa Rica : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/156

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304532

Keywords: Costa Rica, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the growth of Costa Rica's economy at its estimated trend rate of about 4.25 percent and an essentially closed output gap. Headline inflation turned positive again in th...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/156

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484304532

Keywords: Costa Rica, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the growth of Costa Rica's economy at its estimated trend rate of about 4.25 percent and an essentially closed output gap. Headline inflation turned positive again in th...

Costa Rica
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Costa Rica : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/156

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484304532.002

ISBN: 9781484304532

Keywords: Costa Rica, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the growth of Costa Rica's economy at its estimated trend rate of about 4.25 percent and an essentially closed output gap. Headline inflation turned positive again in th...

Costa Rica
			: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484304563.002

ISBN: 9781484304563

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

This Selected Issues paper describes Costa Rica's vulnerability to potential policy changes in the United States after the November 2016 presidential election and its effects on Central America. In the near term, t...

Cluster Report

Cluster Report »

Source: Cluster Report : Trade Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2017/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475586015

Keywords: Puerto Rico, Suriname, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica

This Cluster Report explores opportunities for trade integration in the Latin America and the Caribbean region. It finds that the region can reap significant growth benefits from further trade integration. With tra...

Cluster Report
			: Trade Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean

Cluster Report : Trade Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2017/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475586015.002

ISBN: 9781475586015

Keywords: Puerto Rico, Suriname, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica

This Cluster Report explores opportunities for trade integration in the Latin America and the Caribbean region. It finds that the region can reap significant growth benefits from further trade integration. With tra...

Second Progress Report On Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts

Second Progress Report On Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts »

Volume/Issue: 2016/073

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498344951.007

ISBN: 9781498344951

Keywords: Bond issues, Bonds, Collective action clauses, Debt restructuring, Sovereign debt, Public debt management, Sovereign debt restructuring, Low income countries, outstand stock, passu

endorsed in October 2014 the inclusion of key features of enhanced pari passu provisions and collective action clauses (CACs) in new international sovereign bonds. Specifically, the Executive Board endorsed the use...

Second Progress Report On Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts

Second Progress Report On Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts »

Source: Second Progress Report On Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts

Volume/Issue: 2016/073

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2016

ISBN: 9781498344951

Keywords: Bond issues, Bonds, Collective action clauses, Debt restructuring, Sovereign debt, Public debt management, Sovereign debt restructuring, Low income countries, outstand stock, passu

endorsed in October 2014 the inclusion of key features of enhanced pari passu provisions and collective action clauses (CACs) in new international sovereign bonds. Specifically, the Executive Board endorsed the use...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Costa Rica : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2016/131

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781475519228

Keywords: inflation, debt, monetary policy, monetary fund, oil prices

This paper discusses key issues related to the economy of Costa Rica. It bounced back quickly from the global financial crisis; growth has moderated below trend and macro vulnerabilities, mainly from the weak fisca...

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation–Informational Annex

Costa Rica: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation–Informational Annex »

Source: Costa Rica : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2016/131

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781475519228

Keywords: inflation, debt, monetary policy, monetary fund, oil prices

This paper discusses key issues related to the economy of Costa Rica. It bounced back quickly from the global financial crisis; growth has moderated below trend and macro vulnerabilities, mainly from the weak fisca...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Costa Rica »

Source: Costa Rica : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2016/131

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781475519228

Keywords: inflation, debt, monetary policy, monetary fund, oil prices

This paper discusses key issues related to the economy of Costa Rica. It bounced back quickly from the global financial crisis; growth has moderated below trend and macro vulnerabilities, mainly from the weak fisca...

Costa Rica
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Costa Rica : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica »

Volume/Issue: 2016/131

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475519228.002

ISBN: 9781475519228

Keywords: inflation, debt, monetary policy, monetary fund, oil prices

This paper discusses key issues related to the economy of Costa Rica. It bounced back quickly from the global financial crisis; growth has moderated below trend and macro vulnerabilities, mainly from the weak fisca...

Costa Rica
			: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Volume/Issue: 2016/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484362693.002

ISBN: 9781484362693

Keywords: interest, interest rates, monetary policy, market, lending

This paper looks at the following important issues pertaining to the economy of Costa Rica: micro-financial linkages, financial sector vulnerabilities, monetary policy stance, financial deepening in Costa Rica, fin...

Statement by Mr. Jimenez Latorre, Executive Director for Costa Rica and Mr. Pacheco, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, May 16, 2016

Statement by Mr. Jimenez Latorre, Executive Director for Costa Rica and Mr. Pacheco, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, May 16, 2016 »

Source: Costa Rica : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Costa Rica

Volume/Issue: 2016/131

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2016

ISBN: 9781475519228

Keywords: inflation, debt, monetary policy, monetary fund, oil prices

This paper discusses key issues related to the economy of Costa Rica. It bounced back quickly from the global financial crisis; growth has moderated below trend and macro vulnerabilities, mainly from the weak fisca...

Financial Integration in Latin America

Financial Integration in Latin America »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2016/023

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 April 2016

ISBN: 9781498345897

Keywords: Access to capital markets, Bank supervision, Banks, Capital markets, Cross country analysis, Economic integration, Financial sector, Insurance, Latin America, Pension funds

Many Latin American economies have experienced significant reductions in growth recently, as a result of the end of the commodity super-cycle and the rebalancing of China's growth, and a number of global banks have...

Financial Integration in Latin America: Background Paper: Issues on Financial Intergration in Latin America

Financial Integration in Latin America: Background Paper: Issues on Financial Intergration in Latin America »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2016/023

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 April 2016

ISBN: 9781498345897

Keywords: Access to capital markets, Bank supervision, Banks, Capital markets, Cross country analysis, Economic integration, Financial sector, Insurance, Latin America, Pension funds

Many Latin American economies have experienced significant reductions in growth recently, as a result of the end of the commodity super-cycle and the rebalancing of China's growth, and a number of global banks have...

Financial Integration in Latin America

Financial Integration in Latin America »

Volume/Issue: 2016/023

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 April 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345897.007

ISBN: 9781498345897

Keywords: Access to capital markets, Bank supervision, Banks, Capital markets, Cross country analysis, Economic integration, Financial sector, Insurance, Latin America, Pension funds

Many Latin American economies have experienced significant reductions in growth recently, as a result of the end of the commodity super-cycle and the rebalancing of China's growth, and a number of global banks have...

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas, riesgos y políticas

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas, riesgos y políticas »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

El crecimiento mundial se mantiene moderado y desigual. Después de registrar un retroceso a principios de 2015, el ritmo de la actividad mundial repuntó, pero las perspectivas de crecimiento sig...

4. Integración comercial en América Latina y el Caribe: Entusiasmo, esperanza y realidad

4. Integración comercial en América Latina y el Caribe: Entusiasmo, esperanza y realidad »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

La región de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) está menos abierta al comercio exterior que la mayoría de las otras regiones de mercados emergentes. En este capítulo se observa que en la mayoría d...

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

La actividad económica en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) está atravesando una desaceleración prolongada, en tándem con una mayor debilidad de los fundamentos económicos subyacentes. Se proyect...

5. Promoción del desarrollo financiero en América Latina y el Caribe

5. Promoción del desarrollo financiero en América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

En los últimos años, muchos países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) hicieron grandes esfuerzos para desarrollar sus sistemas financieros. En este capítulo se analiza el estado actual del desa...

Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental
			: Ajustando bajo presión

Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513540610.086

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

....

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

....

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

....

Resumen ejecutivo

Resumen ejecutivo »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

Después de registrar un retroceso a principios de 2015, el ritmo de la actividad mundial repuntó, pero las perspectivas de crecimiento siguen siendo moderadas, tanto a corto como a mediano plazo. La recupera...

3. Subir o no subir la tasa: ¿Puede elegir América Latina? Evaluando la autonomía de la política monetaria

3. Subir o no subir la tasa: ¿Puede elegir América Latina? Evaluando la autonomía de la política monetaria »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

Mientras América Latina experimenta una fuerte desaceleración económica, el fortalecimiento de la economía en Estados Unidos crea el marco para que la Reserva Federal continúe normalizando la or...

Progress Report on Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts

Progress Report on Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts »

Volume/Issue: 2015/053

Series: Policy Papers

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498344210.007

ISBN: 9781498344210

Keywords: Public debt management, Sovereign debt restructuring, Bond issues, Low income countries, Risk premium, passu, bondholder, issuer, new York law, York law

As part of the Fund's ongoing work on sovereign debt restructuring, in October 2014 the Executive Board endorsed the inclusion of key features of enhanced pari passu provisions and collective action clauses (CACs)...

Progress Report on Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts

Progress Report on Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts »

Source: Progress Report on Inclusion of Enhanced Contractual Provisions in International Sovereign Bond Contracts

Volume/Issue: 2015/053

Series: Policy Papers

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2015

ISBN: 9781498344210

Keywords: Public debt management, Sovereign debt restructuring, Bond issues, Low income countries, Risk premium, passu, bondholder, issuer, new York law, York law

As part of the Fund's ongoing work on sovereign debt restructuring, in October 2014 the Executive Board endorsed the inclusion of key features of enhanced pari passu provisions and collective action clauses (CACs)...

Institutions and Growth
			: a GMM/IV Panel VAR Approach

Institutions and Growth : a GMM/IV Panel VAR Approach »

Volume/Issue: 2015/174

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Góes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 July 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513555508.001

ISBN: 9781513555508

Keywords: Institutions, Panel VAR, Economic Development, gdp, gdp per capita, results, Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods, Models with Panel Data, Institutions and Growth, Economic Development.,

Both sides of the institutions and growth debate have resorted largely to microeconometric techniques in testing hypotheses. In this paper, I build a panel structural vector autoregression (SVAR) model for a short...

Institutions and Growth

Institutions and Growth »

Source: Institutions and Growth : a GMM/IV Panel VAR Approach

Volume/Issue: 2015/174

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Góes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513555508

Keywords: Institutions, Panel VAR, Economic Development, gdp, gdp per capita, results, Semiparametric and Nonparametric Methods, Models with Panel Data, Institutions and Growth, Economic Development.,

Both sides of the institutions and growth debate have resorted largely to microeconometric techniques in testing hypotheses. In this paper, I build a panel structural vector autoregression (SVAR) model for a short...

5. Crecimiento a largo plazo en América Latina y el Caribe: El rol de la complejidad y la diversificación económica

5. Crecimiento a largo plazo en América Latina y el Caribe: El rol de la complejidad y la diversificación económica »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

La diversificación y la complejidad económica—en términos de la gama de productos que produce un país y del nivel de sofisticación de esos productos—son importantes para el crecimiento a largo p...

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas y desafíos de política

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas y desafíos de política »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

En un marco de perspectivas menos favorables, precios del petróleo más bajos y oscilaciones cambiarias, el crecimiento mundial continúa siendo modesto y desigual. El...

3. La caída de los precios de las materias primas: Consecuencias para las cuentas fiscales y externas de América Latina

3. La caída de los precios de las materias primas: Consecuencias para las cuentas fiscales y externas de América Latina »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

El impacto de la fuerte caída de los precios de las materias primas en las principales economías de América Latina tendrá importantes consecuencias para su posición...

4. La reciente debilidad de la inversión en América Latina: ¿Estamos frente a un enigma?

4. La reciente debilidad de la inversión en América Latina: ¿Estamos frente a un enigma? »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Tras haber alcanzado un nivel máximo alrededor de 2010–11, la inversión real se ha desacelerado en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC), en línea con lo acontecido en ot...

Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas,
			: El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484318768.086

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Perspectivas económicas: Las Américas, abril de 2015...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Perspectivas económicas: Las Américas, abril de 2015...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Perspectivas económicas: Las Américas, abril de 2015...

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

El crecimiento en América Latina y el Caribe se desaceleró y se ubicó en un 1,3 por ciento en 2014, y las proyecciones indican que será inferior al 1 por ciento en 2...

Resumen ejecutivo

Resumen ejecutivo »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

El crecimiento mundial continuó siendo modesto y desigual durante el pasado año—en un marco de nuevas revisiones a la baja de los pronósticos de crecimiento a mediano plazo y una fuerte caída del precio del...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Costa Rica: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2015

ISBN: 9781475527025

Keywords: Costa Rica, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial sector, Electric power, Monetary policy, Labor markets, Flexible exchange rate policy, Selected issues, Spillovers

This Selected Issues paper examines several real sector issues, including estimates of potential output, the effect of Intel's withdrawal on gross domestic product (GDP), labor market and inequality and electricity...