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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/264

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513509983

Keywords: Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Financial crises, National accounts, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, wage growth, percent of GDP, Haver

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Republic of Latvia highlights that the economy continued to expand rapidly in 2018, as growth surprised with a strong construction-driven upswing. Fiscal and current account d...

Republic of Latvia
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Republic of Latvia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2019/264

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513509983.002

ISBN: 9781513509983

Keywords: Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Financial crises, National accounts, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, wage growth, percent of GDP, Haver

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Republic of Latvia highlights that the economy continued to expand rapidly in 2018, as growth surprised with a strong construction-driven upswing. Fiscal and current account d...

Republic of Latvia
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513510057.002

ISBN: 9781513510057

Keywords: Patterns of trade, Price indexes, Gross domestic product, Economic sectors, Production, ISCR, CR, productivity growth, TFP, BSFC

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the implications of global value chains (GVC) participation for Latvia's competitiveness and exposure to risks. Using a structural model, it assesses Latvia's competitiveness thr...

Republic of Latvia: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report

Republic of Latvia: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/264

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513509983

Keywords: Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Financial crises, National accounts, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, wage growth, percent of GDP, Haver

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Republic of Latvia highlights that the economy continued to expand rapidly in 2018, as growth surprised with a strong construction-driven upswing. Fiscal and current account d...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513510057

Keywords: Patterns of trade, Price indexes, Gross domestic product, Economic sectors, Production, ISCR, CR, productivity growth, TFP, BSFC

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the implications of global value chains (GVC) participation for Latvia's competitiveness and exposure to risks. Using a structural model, it assesses Latvia's competitiveness thr...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513510057

Keywords: Patterns of trade, Price indexes, Gross domestic product, Economic sectors, Production, ISCR, CR, productivity growth, TFP, BSFC

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the implications of global value chains (GVC) participation for Latvia's competitiveness and exposure to risks. Using a structural model, it assesses Latvia's competitiveness thr...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513510057

Keywords: Patterns of trade, Price indexes, Gross domestic product, Economic sectors, Production, ISCR, CR, productivity growth, TFP, BSFC

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the implications of global value chains (GVC) participation for Latvia's competitiveness and exposure to risks. Using a structural model, it assesses Latvia's competitiveness thr...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/264

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513509983

Keywords: Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Financial crises, National accounts, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, wage growth, percent of GDP, Haver

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Republic of Latvia highlights that the economy continued to expand rapidly in 2018, as growth surprised with a strong construction-driven upswing. Fiscal and current account d...

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, but at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. The external environment has become less supportive, with slow...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment...

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

This chapter documents the increasing use of macroprudential policies (MaPPs) in Europe in recent years to build financial resilience, contain general and sectoral credit growth, an...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe
			: Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375402.086

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2018/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375242

Keywords: Europe, Latvia

The economy has gained momentum amidst sound fundamentals. Growth in 2017 surprised with a strong and broad-based upswing driven by a recovery in investment and a supportive external environment, and the outlook is...

Republic of Latvia
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Republic of Latvia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia »

Volume/Issue: 2018/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375242.002

ISBN: 9781484375242

Keywords: Europe, Latvia

The economy has gained momentum amidst sound fundamentals. Growth in 2017 surprised with a strong and broad-based upswing driven by a recovery in investment and a supportive external environment, and the outlook is...

Republic of Latvia
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375310.002

ISBN: 9781484375310

Keywords: Latvia, Europe

Selected Issues...

Republic of Latvia: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Republic of Latvia: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2018/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375242

Keywords: Europe, Latvia

The economy has gained momentum amidst sound fundamentals. Growth in 2017 surprised with a strong and broad-based upswing driven by a recovery in investment and a supportive external environment, and the outlook is...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375310

Keywords: Latvia, Europe

Selected Issues...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375310

Keywords: Latvia, Europe

Selected Issues...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375310

Keywords: Latvia, Europe

Selected Issues...

Republic of Latvia: Staff REPORT FOR THE 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Latvia: Staff REPORT FOR THE 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2018/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375242

Keywords: Europe, Latvia

The economy has gained momentum amidst sound fundamentals. Growth in 2017 surprised with a strong and broad-based upswing driven by a recovery in investment and a supportive external environment, and the outlook is...

Statement by Thomas Ostros, Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia and Ieva Skrivere, Advisor August 31, 2018

Statement by Thomas Ostros, Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia and Ieva Skrivere, Advisor August 31, 2018 »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2018/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375242

Keywords: Europe, Latvia

The economy has gained momentum amidst sound fundamentals. Growth in 2017 surprised with a strong and broad-based upswing driven by a recovery in investment and a supportive external environment, and the outlook is...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484308042

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Financial crisis, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Credit expansion, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's economic growth eased to 2 percent in 2016, as gross investment contracted significantly by 11.7 percent on the back of lower than expected absorption of E...

Republic of Latvia
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report

Republic of Latvia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484308042.002

ISBN: 9781484308042

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Financial crisis, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Credit expansion, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's economic growth eased to 2 percent in 2016, as gross investment contracted significantly by 11.7 percent on the back of lower than expected absorption of E...

Republic of Latvia
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/195

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484308066.002

ISBN: 9781484308066

Keywords: Economic growth, Labor productivity, Fiscal policy, Economic models, Selected issues, Latvia

This Selected Issues paper assesses Latvia's potential growth and its drivers, 6 years after the growth turnaround. Growth averaged 9.9 percent over 2003-07, but slowed to about 2.7 percent over 2012-16. The prerec...

Republic of Latvia

Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/195

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484308066

Keywords: Economic growth, Labor productivity, Fiscal policy, Economic models, Selected issues, Latvia

This Selected Issues paper assesses Latvia's potential growth and its drivers, 6 years after the growth turnaround. Growth averaged 9.9 percent over 2003-07, but slowed to about 2.7 percent over 2012-16. The prerec...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484308042

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Financial crisis, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Credit expansion, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's economic growth eased to 2 percent in 2016, as gross investment contracted significantly by 11.7 percent on the back of lower than expected absorption of E...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484308042

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Financial crisis, Fiscal policy, Public debt, Credit expansion, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's economic growth eased to 2 percent in 2016, as gross investment contracted significantly by 11.7 percent on the back of lower than expected absorption of E...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2016/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781498304467

Keywords: monetary fund, market, inflation, tax, economic developments

This paper focuses on the key issues related to the economy of Latvia. Growth picked up somewhat last year despite a weak external environment. GDP growth rose to 2.7 percent, up about 1/4 percent over the previous...

Republic of Latvia
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Republic of Latvia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia »

Volume/Issue: 2016/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498304467.002

ISBN: 9781498304467

Keywords: monetary fund, market, inflation, tax, economic developments

This paper focuses on the key issues related to the economy of Latvia. Growth picked up somewhat last year despite a weak external environment. GDP growth rose to 2.7 percent, up about 1/4 percent over the previous...

Republic of Latvia
			: Selected Issues Paper

Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2016/172

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475575668.002

ISBN: 9781475575668

Keywords: productivity, labor, employment, value, labor productivity

The aim of this paper is to examine selected issues related to Latvia's economic development. Latvia experienced a large macroeconomic adjustment in the aftermath of the crisis in 2007. The adjustment was character...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues Paper

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2016/172

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781475575668

Keywords: productivity, labor, employment, value, labor productivity

The aim of this paper is to examine selected issues related to Latvia's economic development. Latvia experienced a large macroeconomic adjustment in the aftermath of the crisis in 2007. The adjustment was character...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues Paper

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2016/172

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781475575668

Keywords: productivity, labor, employment, value, labor productivity

The aim of this paper is to examine selected issues related to Latvia's economic development. Latvia experienced a large macroeconomic adjustment in the aftermath of the crisis in 2007. The adjustment was character...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2016/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781498304467

Keywords: monetary fund, market, inflation, tax, economic developments

This paper focuses on the key issues related to the economy of Latvia. Growth picked up somewhat last year despite a weak external environment. GDP growth rose to 2.7 percent, up about 1/4 percent over the previous...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2016/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781498304467

Keywords: monetary fund, market, inflation, tax, economic developments

This paper focuses on the key issues related to the economy of Latvia. Growth picked up somewhat last year despite a weak external environment. GDP growth rose to 2.7 percent, up about 1/4 percent over the previous...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative, June 10, 2016

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative, June 10, 2016 »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2016/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781498304467

Keywords: monetary fund, market, inflation, tax, economic developments

This paper focuses on the key issues related to the economy of Latvia. Growth picked up somewhat last year despite a weak external environment. GDP growth rose to 2.7 percent, up about 1/4 percent over the previous...

Statement by Thomas Ostros, Executive Director for Republic of Latvia and Agnija Jekabsone, Advisor to Executive Director, June 10, 2016

Statement by Thomas Ostros, Executive Director for Republic of Latvia and Agnija Jekabsone, Advisor to Executive Director, June 10, 2016 »

Source: Republic of Latvia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Latvia

Volume/Issue: 2016/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 2016

ISBN: 9781498304467

Keywords: monetary fund, market, inflation, tax, economic developments

This paper focuses on the key issues related to the economy of Latvia. Growth picked up somewhat last year despite a weak external environment. GDP growth rose to 2.7 percent, up about 1/4 percent over the previous...

Cross-Country Report on Minimum Wages

Cross-Country Report on Minimum Wages »

Source: Cross-Country Report on Minimum Wages : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2016

ISBN: 9781475528374

Keywords: minimum wage, minimum wages, minimum wage hikes, workers, labor

This paper provides a cross-country report on minimum wages. In the past few years, many countries in Central Eastern and Southeastern Europe (CESEE) have increasingly turned to minimum wage policies. Throughout th...

Cross-Country Report on Minimum Wages
			: Selected Issues

Cross-Country Report on Minimum Wages : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2016/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475528374.002

ISBN: 9781475528374

Keywords: minimum wage, minimum wages, minimum wage hikes, workers, labor

This paper provides a cross-country report on minimum wages. In the past few years, many countries in Central Eastern and Southeastern Europe (CESEE) have increasingly turned to minimum wage policies. Throughout th...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Latvia »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

ISBN: 9781484355626

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Bank supervision, Bank credit, Economic indicators, Staff Reports, Press releases, Latvia, inflation

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's strong recovery has recently slowed in the face of sluggish growth in the euro area and deteriorating economic conditions in Russia amid rising geopolitica...

Republic of Latvia
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484355626.002

ISBN: 9781484355626

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Bank supervision, Bank credit, Economic indicators, Staff Reports, Press releases, Latvia, inflation

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's strong recovery has recently slowed in the face of sluggish growth in the euro area and deteriorating economic conditions in Russia amid rising geopolitica...

Republic of Latvia
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2015/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475535525.002

ISBN: 9781475535525

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Workers remittances, Labor supply, Labor productivity, Immigration, Selected Issues Papers, Latvia, productivity, investment

This Selected Issues paper examines the prospects for Latvia continuing to rapidly reduce its distance from the productivity frontier. It looks at the empirical record of countries that have in the past attained a...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

ISBN: 9781475535525

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Workers remittances, Labor supply, Labor productivity, Immigration, Selected Issues Papers, Latvia, productivity, investment

This Selected Issues paper examines the prospects for Latvia continuing to rapidly reduce its distance from the productivity frontier. It looks at the empirical record of countries that have in the past attained a...

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues

Republic of Latvia: Selected Issues »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

ISBN: 9781475535525

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Workers remittances, Labor supply, Labor productivity, Immigration, Selected Issues Papers, Latvia, productivity, investment

This Selected Issues paper examines the prospects for Latvia continuing to rapidly reduce its distance from the productivity frontier. It looks at the empirical record of countries that have in the past attained a...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

ISBN: 9781484355626

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Bank supervision, Bank credit, Economic indicators, Staff Reports, Press releases, Latvia, inflation

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's strong recovery has recently slowed in the face of sluggish growth in the euro area and deteriorating economic conditions in Russia amid rising geopolitica...

Republic of Latvia: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

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Source: Republic of Latvia : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2015

ISBN: 9781484355626

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Bank supervision, Bank credit, Economic indicators, Staff Reports, Press releases, Latvia, inflation

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's strong recovery has recently slowed in the face of sluggish growth in the euro area and deteriorating economic conditions in Russia amid rising geopolitica...

The Fund's Financing Role - Reform Proposals on Liquidity and Emergency Assistance

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Source: The Fund's Financing Role - Reform Proposals on Liquidity and Emergency Assistance

Volume/Issue: 2011/088

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 October 2011

ISBN: 9781498338332

Keywords: Access limits, Access to Fund general resources, Balance of payments need, Emergency assistance, Fund role, General Resources Account, Precautionary Credit Line, Rapid Credit Facility, Access to international capital markets, International reserves

The possible global repercussions from the ongoing turmoil in the Euro Area and recent calls for enhanced emergency assistance in the Middle East and North African region are reminders of the urgent need for a more...

The Fund's Financing Role - Reform Proposals on Liquidity and Emergency Assistance

The Fund's Financing Role - Reform Proposals on Liquidity and Emergency Assistance »

Volume/Issue: 2011/088

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 October 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498338332.007

ISBN: 9781498338332

Keywords: Access limits, Access to Fund general resources, Balance of payments need, Emergency assistance, Fund role, General Resources Account, Precautionary Credit Line, Rapid Credit Facility, Access to international capital markets, International reserves

The possible global repercussions from the ongoing turmoil in the Euro Area and recent calls for enhanced emergency assistance in the Middle East and North African region are reminders of the urgent need for a more...