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Arab Republic of Egypt: First Review Under The Stand-by Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt: First Review Under The Stand-by Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2021/007

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566214

Keywords: Public debt, Revenue administration, External debt, Budget planning and preparation, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, consumer price index inflation, consumer price inflation, internal audit mechanism

The growth impact of the COVID-19 crisis has so far been less severe than expected, as strong consumption helped offset weak tourism and investment. Measures taken to address the health and social needs and support...

Arab Republic of Egypt: First Review Under the Stand-by Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation—Supplementary Information

Arab Republic of Egypt: First Review Under the Stand-by Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation—Supplementary Information »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2021/007

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566214

Keywords: Public debt, Revenue administration, External debt, Budget planning and preparation, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, consumer price index inflation, consumer price inflation, internal audit mechanism

The growth impact of the COVID-19 crisis has so far been less severe than expected, as strong consumption helped offset weak tourism and investment. Measures taken to address the health and social needs and support...

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) for the Arab Republic of Egypt

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2021/007

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566214

Keywords: Public debt, Revenue administration, External debt, Budget planning and preparation, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, consumer price index inflation, consumer price inflation, internal audit mechanism

The growth impact of the COVID-19 crisis has so far been less severe than expected, as strong consumption helped offset weak tourism and investment. Measures taken to address the health and social needs and support...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2021/007

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513566214.002

ISBN: 9781513566214

Keywords: Public debt, Revenue administration, External debt, Budget planning and preparation, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, consumer price index inflation, consumer price inflation, internal audit mechanism

The growth impact of the COVID-19 crisis has so far been less severe than expected, as strong consumption helped offset weak tourism and investment. Measures taken to address the health and social needs and support...

Statement by Mahmoud Mohieldin, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt, Wafa Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, and Perrihan Al-Riffai, Advisor to the Executive Director December 18, 2020

Statement by Mahmoud Mohieldin, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt, Wafa Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, and Perrihan Al-Riffai, Advisor to the Executive Director December 18, 2020 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Monetary Policy Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2021/007

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566214

Keywords: Public debt, Revenue administration, External debt, Budget planning and preparation, COVID-19 , ISCR, CR, consumer price index inflation, consumer price inflation, internal audit mechanism

The growth impact of the COVID-19 crisis has so far been less severe than expected, as strong consumption helped offset weak tourism and investment. Measures taken to address the health and social needs and support...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Assessment of The Risks to the Fund and the Fund’s Liquidity Position

Arab Republic of Egypt: Assessment of The Risks to the Fund and the Fund’s Liquidity Position »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/271

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513556093

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically disrupted people's lives, livelihoods, and economic conditions. Growth is expected to slow considerably in both 2019/20 and 2020/21 as tourism is at a standstill and domestic a...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/271

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513556093

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically disrupted people's lives, livelihoods, and economic conditions. Growth is expected to slow considerably in both 2019/20 and 2020/21 as tourism is at a standstill and domestic a...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$ 2.772 Billion in Emergency Support to Egypt to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves US$ 2.772 Billion in Emergency Support to Egypt to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/271

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513556093

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically disrupted people's lives, livelihoods, and economic conditions. Growth is expected to slow considerably in both 2019/20 and 2020/21 as tourism is at a standstill and domestic a...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 192020/271

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513556093.002

ISBN: 9781513556093

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically disrupted people's lives, livelihoods, and economic conditions. Growth is expected to slow considerably in both 2019/20 and 2020/21 as tourism is at a standstill and domestic a...

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director May 11, 2020

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director May 11, 2020 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/271

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513556093

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically disrupted people's lives, livelihoods, and economic conditions. Growth is expected to slow considerably in both 2019/20 and 2020/21 as tourism is at a standstill and domestic a...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Assessment of The Risks to the Fund and the Fund’S Liquidity Position

Arab Republic of Egypt: Assessment of The Risks to the Fund and the Fund’S Liquidity Position »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2020

ISBN: 9781513553214

Egypt's hard-won macroeconomic stability achieved during the three-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) now faces a significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Growth is expected to slow...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Request for a 12-month Stand-by Arrangement—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt: Request for a 12-month Stand-by Arrangement—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2020

ISBN: 9781513553214

Egypt's hard-won macroeconomic stability achieved during the three-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) now faces a significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Growth is expected to slow...

IMF Executive Board Approves 12-month US$5.2 Billion Stand-By Arrangement for Egypt

IMF Executive Board Approves 12-month US$5.2 Billion Stand-By Arrangement for Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2020

ISBN: 9781513553214

Egypt's hard-won macroeconomic stability achieved during the three-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) now faces a significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Growth is expected to slow...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 192020/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513553214.002

ISBN: 9781513553214

Egypt's hard-won macroeconomic stability achieved during the three-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) now faces a significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Growth is expected to slow...

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt, and Ms. Wafa Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director June 26, 2020

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt, and Ms. Wafa Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director June 26, 2020 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2020

ISBN: 9781513553214

Egypt's hard-won macroeconomic stability achieved during the three-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) now faces a significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Growth is expected to slow...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Arab Republic of Egypt June 26, 2020

Statement by the Staff Representative on Arab Republic of Egypt June 26, 2020 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for a 12-Month Stand-By Arrangement-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 192020/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2020

ISBN: 9781513553214

Egypt's hard-won macroeconomic stability achieved during the three-year arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) now faces a significant disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Growth is expected to slow...

Arab Republic of Egypt:Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt:Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2019/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2019

ISBN: 9781513516622

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Employment, Economic conditions, Central banks, ISCR, CR, Proj, overall balance, percent of GDP

This paper discusses Arab Republic of Egypt's Fifth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). Macroeconomic performance has remained strong in 2018/19, supported by continued sound policy implementation. The r...

Egypt-IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review under the Arrangement under Extended Fund Facility (EFF)

Egypt-IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review under the Arrangement under Extended Fund Facility (EFF) »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2019/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2019

ISBN: 9781513516622

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Employment, Economic conditions, Central banks, ISCR, CR, Proj, overall balance, percent of GDP

This paper discusses Arab Republic of Egypt's Fifth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). Macroeconomic performance has remained strong in 2018/19, supported by continued sound policy implementation. The r...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2019/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513516622.002

ISBN: 9781513516622

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Employment, Economic conditions, Central banks, ISCR, CR, Proj, overall balance, percent of GDP

This paper discusses Arab Republic of Egypt's Fifth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). Macroeconomic performance has remained strong in 2018/19, supported by continued sound policy implementation. The r...

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director July 24, 2019

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director July 24, 2019 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Fifth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2019/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2019

ISBN: 9781513516622

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Employment, Economic conditions, Central banks, ISCR, CR, Proj, overall balance, percent of GDP

This paper discusses Arab Republic of Egypt's Fifth Review Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). Macroeconomic performance has remained strong in 2018/19, supported by continued sound policy implementation. The r...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Fourth Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt: Fourth Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2019/98

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306676

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Supply and demand, Employment, Inflation, Egyptian pound, overall balance, primary balance, finance gap, medium-term

This paper discusses Argentina's Fourth Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The paper highlights that Egypt's macroeconomic situation has improved markedly since the initia...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF)

IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2019/98

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306676

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Supply and demand, Employment, Inflation, Egyptian pound, overall balance, primary balance, finance gap, medium-term

This paper discusses Argentina's Fourth Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The paper highlights that Egypt's macroeconomic situation has improved markedly since the initia...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2019/98

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 April 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498306676.002

ISBN: 9781498306676

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Supply and demand, Employment, Inflation, Egyptian pound, overall balance, primary balance, finance gap, medium-term

This paper discusses Argentina's Fourth Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The paper highlights that Egypt's macroeconomic situation has improved markedly since the initia...

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor on the Arab Republic of Egypt February 4, 2019

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor on the Arab Republic of Egypt February 4, 2019 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Fourth Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2019/98

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306676

Keywords: External sector, Unemployment, Supply and demand, Employment, Inflation, Egyptian pound, overall balance, primary balance, finance gap, medium-term

This paper discusses Argentina's Fourth Review under the Extended Arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The paper highlights that Egypt's macroeconomic situation has improved markedly since the initia...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt: Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484366998

Keywords: Middle East, Egypt

Macroeconomic conditions have continued to improve during 2017/18, with external and fiscal deficits narrowing, inflation and unemployment declining, and growth accelerating. The near-term growth outlook is favorab...

Egypt: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF)

Egypt: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484366998

Keywords: Middle East, Egypt

Macroeconomic conditions have continued to improve during 2017/18, with external and fiscal deficits narrowing, inflation and unemployment declining, and growth accelerating. The near-term growth outlook is favorab...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2018/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484366998.002

ISBN: 9781484366998

Keywords: Middle East, Egypt

Macroeconomic conditions have continued to improve during 2017/18, with external and fiscal deficits narrowing, inflation and unemployment declining, and growth accelerating. The near-term growth outlook is favorab...

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to Executive Director June 29, 2018

Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to Executive Director June 29, 2018 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Third Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Requests for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion and for Modification of a Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484366998

Keywords: Middle East, Egypt

Macroeconomic conditions have continued to improve during 2017/18, with external and fiscal deficits narrowing, inflation and unemployment declining, and growth accelerating. The near-term growth outlook is favorab...

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia »

Volume/Issue: 2018/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Edward Gemayel , Lorraine Ocampos , Matteo Ghilardi , and James Aylward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484337165.087

ISBN: 9781484337165

Keywords: Growth acceleration, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, Republic of, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan

Since 2014, large and persistent external shocks have hit the CCA region, particularly a slump in global commodity prices and slower growth in its key economic partners. Fiscal accommodation, along with currency ad...

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia

A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia »

Source: A Growth-Friendly Path for Building Fiscal Buffers in the Caucuses and Central Asia

Volume/Issue: 2018/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Edward Gemayel , Lorraine Ocampos , Matteo Ghilardi , and James Aylward

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484337165

Keywords: Growth acceleration, Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of, Iran, Islamic Republic of, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen, Republic of, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan

Since 2014, large and persistent external shocks have hit the CCA region, particularly a slump in global commodity prices and slower growth in its key economic partners. Fiscal accommodation, along with currency ad...

Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/15

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338186

Keywords: Economic growth, Private sector, Labor markets, Tax revenues, Revenue mobilization, Monetary policy, Tax policy, Corporate taxes, Tax incentives, Tax administration

This paper analyzes that past growth was characterized by a suboptimal allocation of the factors of production and a lack of dynamism in the private sector. By identifying the main constraints to private sector-led...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2018/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484338117.007

ISBN: 9781484338117

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Fiscal reforms, Employment, Current account deficits, Flexible exchange rates, Social safety nets, Extended Fund Facility, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Egypt's reform program, supported by the Extended Fund Facility arrangement, has played a critical role in stabilizing the economy. By the end of 2015/16, a long-st...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Selected Issues

Arab Republic of Egypt : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/15

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484338186.007

ISBN: 9781484338186

Keywords: Economic growth, Private sector, Labor markets, Tax revenues, Revenue mobilization, Monetary policy, Tax policy, Corporate taxes, Tax incentives, Tax administration

This paper analyzes that past growth was characterized by a suboptimal allocation of the factors of production and a lack of dynamism in the private sector. By identifying the main constraints to private sector-led...

IMF Policy Paper: Arab Republic Of Egypt: Staff Report For The 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under The Extended Arrangement Under The Extended Fund Facility, And Request For Modification Of Performance Criteria

IMF Policy Paper: Arab Republic Of Egypt: Staff Report For The 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under The Extended Arrangement Under The Extended Fund Facility, And Request For Modification Of Performance Criteria »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338117

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Fiscal reforms, Employment, Current account deficits, Flexible exchange rates, Social safety nets, Extended Fund Facility, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Egypt's reform program, supported by the Extended Fund Facility arrangement, has played a critical role in stabilizing the economy. By the end of 2015/16, a long-st...

IMF Policy Paper: Arab Republic Of Egypt: Staff Report For The 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under The Extended Arrangement Under The Extended Fund Facility, And Request For Modification Of Performance Criteria—Informational Annex

IMF Policy Paper: Arab Republic Of Egypt: Staff Report For The 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under The Extended Arrangement Under The Extended Fund Facility, And Request For Modification Of Performance Criteria—Informational Annex »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338117

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Fiscal reforms, Employment, Current account deficits, Flexible exchange rates, Social safety nets, Extended Fund Facility, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Egypt's reform program, supported by the Extended Fund Facility arrangement, has played a critical role in stabilizing the economy. By the end of 2015/16, a long-st...

IMF Policy Paper: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt

IMF Policy Paper: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338117

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Fiscal reforms, Employment, Current account deficits, Flexible exchange rates, Social safety nets, Extended Fund Facility, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Egypt's reform program, supported by the Extended Fund Facility arrangement, has played a critical role in stabilizing the economy. By the end of 2015/16, a long-st...

IMF Policy Paper: Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to Executive Director

IMF Policy Paper: Statement by Mr. Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt and Ms. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : 2017 Article IV Consultation, Second Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2018/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338117

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Fiscal reforms, Employment, Current account deficits, Flexible exchange rates, Social safety nets, Extended Fund Facility, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria modifications

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Egypt's reform program, supported by the Extended Fund Facility arrangement, has played a critical role in stabilizing the economy. By the end of 2015/16, a long-st...

Chapter 5. A Way Forward

Chapter 5. A Way Forward »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Rising Challenges The pursuit of multiple goals with public payrolls—often with limited success—has left several countries in the region with high wage bills at a time of heightened...

Chapter 2. Benchmarking and Trends

Chapter 2. Benchmarking and Trends »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Comparison with Global Peers Public wage bills in the MENAP region are higher than in other emerging market and developing economies (Figure 2.1). 1...

Chapter 6. Conclusion

Chapter 6. Conclusion »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Management of public sector wage bills has emerged as an important policy challenge for the region. Reflecting legacies from the past—including the large role of the state—as well as considerable oil wealth...

Chapter 3. Drivers

Chapter 3. Drivers »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Policy Objectives Employment In many areas of the MENAP region, high wage bills reflect the traditional role of the state as the employer of first reso...

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 1. Introduction »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Economic and social challenges have intensified across the Middle East and Central Asia. Despite a stronger global economy, the growth outlook for the region remains subdued (IMF 2017). Weak economic growth...

Chapter 4. Outcomes and Economic Effects

Chapter 4. Outcomes and Economic Effects »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Public Service Delivery Higher wage bills have on average not produced better service delivery, though public services are also affected by other considerations (Figures 4.1 and 4.2)...

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia »

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484336731.087

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Analysis of policies for managing public sector wage bills in the Middle East and Central Asia region. While some work has been done recently at the Fund on issues related to government employment and compensation,...

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Volume: 18

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Analysis of policies for managing public sector wage bills in the Middle East and Central Asia region. While some work has been done recently at the Fund on issues related to government employment and compensation,...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Public Wage Bills in the Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , and Christoph Duenwald

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484336731

Keywords: Public sector, Public sector wages, Public employment, Public expenditure management, Public expenditures reform, Public services, Public employment systems, Public sector; Public sector wages; Public employment; Public expenditure management; Public expenditures reform; Public services; Public employment systems

Analysis of policies for managing public sector wage bills in the Middle East and Central Asia region. While some work has been done recently at the Fund on issues related to government employment and compensation,...

Arab Republic of Egypt: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria

Arab Republic of Egypt: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2017/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484321058

Keywords: Extended Fund Facility, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Fiscal policy, Financial management, Financial stability, Fiscal reforms, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria waivers, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Egypt's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria (PCs). All quanti...

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) with the Arab Republic of Egypt

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) with the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2017/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484321058

Keywords: Extended Fund Facility, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Fiscal policy, Financial management, Financial stability, Fiscal reforms, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria waivers, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Egypt's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria (PCs). All quanti...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2017/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484321058.002

ISBN: 9781484321058

Keywords: Extended Fund Facility, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Fiscal policy, Financial management, Financial stability, Fiscal reforms, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria waivers, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Egypt's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria (PCs). All quanti...

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt and Wafa F. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director July 13, 2017

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt and Wafa F. Abdelati, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director July 13, 2017 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2017/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484321058

Keywords: Extended Fund Facility, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Fiscal policy, Financial management, Financial stability, Fiscal reforms, Extended arrangement reviews, Performance criteria waivers, Balance of payments statistics

This paper discusses Egypt's First Review Under the Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) and Requests for Waivers for Nonobservance and Applicability of Performance Criteria (PCs). All quanti...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility

Arab Republic of Egypt: Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2017/17

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475566901

Keywords: Egypt, Middle East

This paper discusses Egypt's Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The EFF-supported program will help Egypt restore macroeconomic stability and promote inclusive growth. The risk...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$12 billion Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility for Egypt

IMF Executive Board Approves US$12 billion Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility for Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2017/17

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475566901

Keywords: Egypt, Middle East

This paper discusses Egypt's Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The EFF-supported program will help Egypt restore macroeconomic stability and promote inclusive growth. The risk...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Volume/Issue: 2017/17

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475566901.002

ISBN: 9781475566901

Keywords: Egypt, Middle East

This paper discusses Egypt's Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The EFF-supported program will help Egypt restore macroeconomic stability and promote inclusive growth. The risk...

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt and Wafa Abdelati, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, November 11, 2016

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for Arab Republic of Egypt and Wafa Abdelati, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, November 11, 2016 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt

Volume/Issue: 2017/17

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475566901

Keywords: Egypt, Middle East

This paper discusses Egypt's Request for Extended Arrangement Under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF). The EFF-supported program will help Egypt restore macroeconomic stability and promote inclusive growth. The risk...

Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability in the Arab Region

Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability in the Arab Region »

Volume/Issue: 2016/98

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ananthakrishnan Prasad , Heba Abdel Monem , and Pilar Garcia Martinez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 May 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484361641.001

ISBN: 9781484361641

Keywords: Macroprudential policy, systemic risk, credit, financial stability

Several characteristics of the structure of the Arab economies, their economic policy framework, and their banking systems make macroprudential policy a particular relevant tool. For most oil exporters, heavy relia...

Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability in the Arab Region

Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability in the Arab Region »

Source: Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability in the Arab Region

Volume/Issue: 2016/98

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ananthakrishnan Prasad , Heba Abdel Monem , and Pilar Garcia Martinez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484361641

Keywords: Macroprudential policy, systemic risk, credit, financial stability

Several characteristics of the structure of the Arab economies, their economic policy framework, and their banking systems make macroprudential policy a particular relevant tool. For most oil exporters, heavy relia...

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa »

Source: Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa

Volume/Issue: 2015/16

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Mario Mansour , Pritha Mitra , Carlo Sdralevich , and Andrew Jewell

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 September 2015

Language: Arabic

ISBN: 9781513552255

Keywords: Resource Revenues, Excise, Value-Added Tax, Equity, tax, taxes, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement, International Relations and International Political Economy: Other

Fairness - and what governments can do about it - is at the forefront of economic and social debate all over the world. In MENA, this has been at the core of recent political transitions but has not been adequately...

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa

Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2015/16

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Mario Mansour , Pritha Mitra , Carlo Sdralevich , and Andrew Jewell

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 September 2015

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513552255.006

ISBN: 9781513552255

Keywords: Resource Revenues, Excise, Value-Added Tax, Equity, tax, taxes, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement, International Relations and International Political Economy: Other

Fairness - and what governments can do about it - is at the forefront of economic and social debate all over the world. In MENA, this has been at the core of recent political transitions but has not been adequately...

Global Implications of Lower Oil Prices

Global Implications of Lower Oil Prices »

Source: Global Implications of Lower Oil Prices

Volume/Issue: 2015/15

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Aasim Husain , Rabah Arezki , Peter Breuer , Vikram Haksar , Thomas Helbling , Paulo Medas , and Martin Sommer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513532417

Keywords: Oil price, fuel taxes and subsidies, fiscal vulnerabilities, external vulnerabilities, exchange rate regime, oil, prices, price, oil prices, energy

The sharp drop in oil prices is one of the most important global economic developments over the past year. The SDN finds that (i) supply factors have played a somewhat larger role than demand factors in driving the...

Global Implications of Lower Oil Prices

Global Implications of Lower Oil Prices »

Volume/Issue: 2015/15

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Aasim Husain , Rabah Arezki , Peter Breuer , Vikram Haksar , Thomas Helbling , Paulo Medas , and Martin Sommer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 July 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513532417.006

ISBN: 9781513532417

Keywords: Oil price, fuel taxes and subsidies, fiscal vulnerabilities, external vulnerabilities, exchange rate regime, oil, prices, price, oil prices, energy

The sharp drop in oil prices is one of the most important global economic developments over the past year. The SDN finds that (i) supply factors have played a somewhat larger role than demand factors in driving the...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Arab Republic of Egypt: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/33

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2015

ISBN: 9781484337769

Keywords: investment, debt, budget, monetary fund, exchange

KEY ISSUES The 2014 Article IV consultation takes place when the authorities have started to address longstanding economic challenges. For a number of years Egypt has suffered from low and non-inclusive growth an...

Arab Republic of Egypt: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Arab Republic of Egypt: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/33

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2015

ISBN: 9781484337769

Keywords: investment, debt, budget, monetary fund, exchange

KEY ISSUES The 2014 Article IV consultation takes place when the authorities have started to address longstanding economic challenges. For a number of years Egypt has suffered from low and non-inclusive growth an...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Arab Republic of Egypt »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/33

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2015

ISBN: 9781484337769

Keywords: investment, debt, budget, monetary fund, exchange

KEY ISSUES The 2014 Article IV consultation takes place when the authorities have started to address longstanding economic challenges. For a number of years Egypt has suffered from low and non-inclusive growth an...

Arab Republic of Egypt
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Arab Republic of Egypt : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/33

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484337769.002

ISBN: 9781484337769

Keywords: investment, debt, budget, monetary fund, exchange

KEY ISSUES The 2014 Article IV consultation takes place when the authorities have started to address longstanding economic challenges. For a number of years Egypt has suffered from low and non-inclusive growth an...

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt Executive Board Meeting, January 28, 2015

Statement by Hazem Beblawi, Executive Director for the Arab Republic of Egypt Executive Board Meeting, January 28, 2015 »

Source: Arab Republic of Egypt : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/33

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 2015

ISBN: 9781484337769

Keywords: investment, debt, budget, monetary fund, exchange

KEY ISSUES The 2014 Article IV consultation takes place when the authorities have started to address longstanding economic challenges. For a number of years Egypt has suffered from low and non-inclusive growth an...

Public Investment as an Engine of Growth

Public Investment as an Engine of Growth »

Volume/Issue: 2014/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Warner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 August 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498378277.001

ISBN: 9781498378277

Keywords: Public Capital, Big Push, public investment expenditures, capital expenditures, public investments, public investment spending, Infrastructures, General,

This paper looks at the empirical record whether big infrastructure and public capital drives have succeeded in accelerating economic growth in low-income countries. It looks at big long-lasting drives in public ca...

Public Investment as an Engine of Growth

Public Investment as an Engine of Growth »

Source: Public Investment as an Engine of Growth

Volume/Issue: 2014/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Warner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498378277

Keywords: Public Capital, Big Push, public investment expenditures, capital expenditures, public investments, public investment spending, Infrastructures, General,

This paper looks at the empirical record whether big infrastructure and public capital drives have succeeded in accelerating economic growth in low-income countries. It looks at big long-lasting drives in public ca...

Middle East Transitions
			: A Long, Hard Road

Middle East Transitions : A Long, Hard Road »

Volume/Issue: 2014/135

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shahid Yusuf

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498359122.001

ISBN: 9781498359122

Keywords: economic transition, growth, youth unemployment, institutions, SMEs, SEZs, employment, labor market, labor force, General

Since the onset of the Arab Spring, economic uncertainty in Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, and Yemen (Arab Countries in Transition, ACTs) has slowed already sluggish growth; worsened unemployment, particul...

Middle East Transitions

Middle East Transitions »

Source: Middle East Transitions : A Long, Hard Road

Volume/Issue: 2014/135

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shahid Yusuf

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498359122

Keywords: economic transition, growth, youth unemployment, institutions, SMEs, SEZs, employment, labor market, labor force, General

Since the onset of the Arab Spring, economic uncertainty in Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, and Yemen (Arab Countries in Transition, ACTs) has slowed already sluggish growth; worsened unemployment, particul...

Chapter 3. An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Successful Subsidy Reform

Chapter 3. An Empirical Analysis of the Determinants of Successful Subsidy Reform »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

In this chapter, we develop a rigorous and detailed approach to the problem of identifying the potential determinants of a successful subsidy reform. Our analysis builds on the exis...

Chapter 6. Conclusions

Chapter 6. Conclusions »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

Main Lessons and Takeaways In this paper, we have reviewed subsidy reform in many countries in the world with particular attention to the reforms recently undertaken in the Middle Ea...

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 1. Introduction »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is going through a period of unprecedented change. 1 Political transitions—ranging in intensity from...

Chapter 5. Issues of Special Interest to the Middle East and North Africa

Chapter 5. Issues of Special Interest to the Middle East and North Africa »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

This chapter will cover topics of particular importance to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), based on recent reform experiences: best practices in social safety nets, impact...

Chapter 4. Recent Experiences of Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa

Chapter 4. Recent Experiences of Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

In the past three years, subsidy reform in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries has received a new impulse, for two main reasons. 1 First,...

Chapter 2. Subsidies in the Middle East and North Africa: Widespread and Expensive

Chapter 2. Subsidies in the Middle East and North Africa: Widespread and Expensive »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

The Cost and Role of Subsidies in the Middle East and North Africa Countries Subsidies are common in many developing and emerging countries; they are particularly pervasive in the Mi...

Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa
			: Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead »

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498350433.087

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries price subsidies are common, especially on food and fuels. However, these are neither well targeted nor cost effective as a social protection tool, often benefiti...

Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa: Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa: Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries price subsidies are common, especially on food and fuels. However, these are neither well targeted nor cost effective as a social protection tool, often benefiti...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Carlo Sdralevich , Randa Sab , Younes Zouhar , and Giorgia Albertin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498350433

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Middle East, North Africa, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Social safety nets, Political economy, Subsidies, prices, food subsidies

In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries price subsidies are common, especially on food and fuels. However, these are neither well targeted nor cost effective as a social protection tool, often benefiti...

Are Banks Really Lazy? Evidence from Middle East and North Africa

Are Banks Really Lazy? Evidence from Middle East and North Africa »

Source: Are Banks Really Lazy? Evidence from Middle East and North Africa

Volume/Issue: 2014/86

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , Philippe Karam , and Rima Turk Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2014

ISBN: 9781484386460

Keywords: MENA, credit, central bank, government securities, monetary fund, banking, monetary financing, General, Government Policy and Regulation, and credit.,

We investigate whether low loan-to-deposit (LTD) ratios and high levels of reserve balances at the central bank (or holdings of government securities) are a reflection of policy-driven factors compared to commonly...

Are Banks Really Lazy? Evidence from Middle East and North Africa

Are Banks Really Lazy? Evidence from Middle East and North Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2014/86

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , Philippe Karam , and Rima Turk Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484386460.001

ISBN: 9781484386460

Keywords: MENA, credit, central bank, government securities, monetary fund, banking, monetary financing, General, Government Policy and Regulation, and credit.,

We investigate whether low loan-to-deposit (LTD) ratios and high levels of reserve balances at the central bank (or holdings of government securities) are a reflection of policy-driven factors compared to commonly...

Toward New Horizons: Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition

Toward New Horizons: Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition »

Volume: 14

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 May 2014

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484351826.087

ISBN: 9781484351826

Keywords: Arab Spring, Arab countries in transition, Yemen, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Morocco, Jordan, country studies, growth

The changing political landscape in the Arab world has created opportunities for economic transformation by tackling long-standing economic issues. Nevertheless, three years after the onset of political transition,...

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This publication is currently available in PDF format only. Please click on the PDF link to the left »

Source: Toward New Horizons: Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition

Volume: 14

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 May 2014

Language: Arabic

ISBN: 9781484351826

Keywords: Arab Spring, Arab countries in transition, Yemen, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Morocco, Jordan, country studies, growth

The changing political landscape in the Arab world has created opportunities for economic transformation by tackling long-standing economic issues. Nevertheless, three years after the onset of political transition,...

Chapitre 6. Gestion du changement économique des transitions

Chapitre 6. Gestion du changement économique des transitions »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

La réussite de la transformation économique passe par une action concertée. Dans un contexte défavorable, la tâche est complexe et nécessite une maîtrise poussée de l’économie politique et une stratégie de c...

Chapitre 1. Introduction et sommaire

Chapitre 1. Introduction et sommaire »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les transitions politiques dans le monde arabe ont ouvert des perspectives de changement économique. Le paysage politique se transforme et de nouveaux acteurs apparaissent tandis que les anciens groupes d’in...

Chapitre 3. Politique monétaire et de change pour la stabilité, la croissance et l’emploi

Chapitre 3. Politique monétaire et de change pour la stabilité, la croissance et l’emploi »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les politiques monétaires et de change des pays arabes en transition ont, de longue date, soutenu la stabilité économique, mais en devant faire face de temps en temps à des poussées de tension. La plupart de...

Chapitre 5. Réforme en faveur d’une croissance durable et créatrice d’emplois induite par le secteur privé

Chapitre 5. Réforme en faveur d’une croissance durable et créatrice d’emplois induite par le secteur privé »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les pays arabes en transition se heurtent depuis des années à des défis économiques structurels. Nombreux sont ceux qui, avec le temps, ont fait la transition d’une économie impulsée par l’État à un système...

Chapitre 2. Relever les défis budgétaires

Chapitre 2. Relever les défis budgétaires »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les pays arabes en transition étaient confrontés à des difficultés budgétaires à moyen terme avant même d’amorcer leur transition. Dans bien des cas, les déficits budgétaires et l’endettement étaient plus él...

Chapitre 4. Renforcement de la stabilité et du développement financiers

Chapitre 4. Renforcement de la stabilité et du développement financiers »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les systèmes financiers des pays arabes en transition auraient beaucoup à gagner de réformes favorisant la stabilité et le développement financiers. Malgré la taille non négligeable des banques, la concurren...

Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe »

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475525380.087

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les mutations du paysage politique dans le monde arabe ouvrent des perspectives pour transformer l'économie en remédiant à des problèmes économiques de longue date. Néanmoins, trois ans après le début de la transit...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les mutations du paysage politique dans le monde arabe ouvrent des perspectives pour transformer l'économie en remédiant à des problèmes économiques de longue date. Néanmoins, trois ans après le début de la transit...

Vers de nouveaux horizons: La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Vers de nouveaux horizons: La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe »

Source: Vers de nouveaux horizons : La transformation économique sur fond de transition politique dans le monde arabe

Volume/Issue: 2014/6

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Daniela Gressani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2014

Language: French

ISBN: 9781475525380

Keywords: Printemps arabe, pays arabes en transition, Yémen, Égypte, Libye, Tunisie, Maroc, Jordanie, études de pays, croissance

Les mutations du paysage politique dans le monde arabe ouvrent des perspectives pour transformer l'économie en remédiant à des problèmes économiques de longue date. Néanmoins, trois ans après le début de la transit...

Macro-Financial Linkages in Egypt
			: A Panel Analysis of Economic Shocks and Loan Portfolio Quality

Macro-Financial Linkages in Egypt : A Panel Analysis of Economic Shocks and Loan Portfolio Quality »

Volume/Issue: 2013/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Inessa Love , and Rima Turk Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 December 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484338315.001

ISBN: 9781484338315

Keywords: Macroeconomic Shocks, Loan Quality, Panel Vector Autoregression, banking, loan portfolio quality, banking sector, banks ’; loan, banks ’; balance sheets, Computational Techniques, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy

This paper investigates macro-financial linkages in Egypt using two complementary methods, assessing the interaction between different macroeconomic aggregates and loan portfolio quality in a multivariate framework...

Macro-Financial Linkages in Egypt: A Panel Analysis of Economic Shocks and Loan Portfolio Quality

Macro-Financial Linkages in Egypt: A Panel Analysis of Economic Shocks and Loan Portfolio Quality »

Source: Macro-Financial Linkages in Egypt : A Panel Analysis of Economic Shocks and Loan Portfolio Quality

Volume/Issue: 2013/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Inessa Love , and Rima Turk Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 December 2013

ISBN: 9781484338315

Keywords: Macroeconomic Shocks, Loan Quality, Panel Vector Autoregression, banking, loan portfolio quality, banking sector, banks ’; loan, banks ’; balance sheets, Computational Techniques, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy

This paper investigates macro-financial linkages in Egypt using two complementary methods, assessing the interaction between different macroeconomic aggregates and loan portfolio quality in a multivariate framework...

Credit Constraints, Political Instability, and Capital Accumulation

Credit Constraints, Political Instability, and Capital Accumulation »

Source: Credit Constraints, Political Instability, and Capital Accumulation

Volume/Issue: 2013/246

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Risto Herrala , and Rima Turk Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 December 2013

ISBN: 9781484303085

Keywords: credit constraints, political unrest, MENA countries, equity capital, real interest rate, equity ratio, capital goods, General,

We investigate the complex interactions between credit constraints, political instability, and capital accumulation using a novel approach based on Kiyotaki and Moore's (1997) theoretical framework. Drawing on a un...

Credit Constraints, Political Instability, and Capital Accumulation

Credit Constraints, Political Instability, and Capital Accumulation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/246

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Risto Herrala , and Rima Turk Ariss

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 December 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484303085.001

ISBN: 9781484303085

Keywords: credit constraints, political unrest, MENA countries, equity capital, real interest rate, equity ratio, capital goods, General,

We investigate the complex interactions between credit constraints, political instability, and capital accumulation using a novel approach based on Kiyotaki and Moore's (1997) theoretical framework. Drawing on a un...

Appendix I. Exchange Arrangements and Monetary Policy Frameworks in IMF Arab Member Countries

Appendix I. Exchange Arrangements and Monetary Policy Frameworks in IMF Arab Member Countries »

Source: Monetary Issues in the Middle East and North Africa Region : A Policy Implementation Handbook for Central Bankers

Volume/Issue: 2013/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , and Philippe Karam

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2013

ISBN: 9781475590562

Keywords: Bank supervision, Central banks, Egypt, Jordan, Interest rate policy, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Monetary transmission mechanism, Tunisia

Algeria Classification: Other managed arrangement The de jure exchange rate arrangement is managed floating. The Bank of Algeria (BA) does not announce th...

Appendix II. Unconventional Tools and Financial Stability Concerns in Central Bank Responses to the Crisis

Appendix II. Unconventional Tools and Financial Stability Concerns in Central Bank Responses to the Crisis »

Source: Monetary Issues in the Middle East and North Africa Region : A Policy Implementation Handbook for Central Bankers

Volume/Issue: 2013/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , and Philippe Karam

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2013

ISBN: 9781475590562

Keywords: Bank supervision, Central banks, Egypt, Jordan, Interest rate policy, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Monetary transmission mechanism, Tunisia

Monetary policy and financial stability frameworks before the crisis—main features Maintaining low and stable inflation was thought to be the main contribution monetary policy could...

Appendix III. Excerpts from MENA Central Bank Statutes Relating to Collateral

Appendix III. Excerpts from MENA Central Bank Statutes Relating to Collateral »

Source: Monetary Issues in the Middle East and North Africa Region : A Policy Implementation Handbook for Central Bankers

Volume/Issue: 2013/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , and Philippe Karam

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2013

ISBN: 9781475590562

Keywords: Bank supervision, Central banks, Egypt, Jordan, Interest rate policy, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Monetary transmission mechanism, Tunisia

Central Bank of Kuwait Article 26 Within the provisions of this Law, the Board of Directors shall exercise the full powers necessary to perform its dut...

Chapter I. Introduction

Chapter I. Introduction »

Source: Monetary Issues in the Middle East and North Africa Region : A Policy Implementation Handbook for Central Bankers

Volume/Issue: 2013/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , and Philippe Karam

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2013

ISBN: 9781475590562

Keywords: Bank supervision, Central banks, Egypt, Jordan, Interest rate policy, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Monetary transmission mechanism, Tunisia

This paper represents a collection of topics on monetary policy and its implementation, including liquidity management, discussed at two seminars, held jointly between the IMF Middl...

Chapter II. Monetary Regimes, Transmission Mechanisms, and Monetary Objectives in the MENA Region

Chapter II. Monetary Regimes, Transmission Mechanisms, and Monetary Objectives in the MENA Region »

Source: Monetary Issues in the Middle East and North Africa Region : A Policy Implementation Handbook for Central Bankers

Volume/Issue: 2013/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Simon Gray , and Philippe Karam

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2013

ISBN: 9781475590562

Keywords: Bank supervision, Central banks, Egypt, Jordan, Interest rate policy, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa, Monetary transmission mechanism, Tunisia

This section serves as a precursor to a focus on the monetary operational framework in later sections. Monetary regimes under specific exchange rate arrangements, the sophistication of the monetary system, r...