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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2021/033

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568423

Keywords: Foreign exchange, COVID-19 , Exchange rates, Oil prices, Inflation, ISCR, CR, food inflation, youth unemployment, IMF TA mission

The Nigerian economy is at a critical juncture. A weak pre-crisis economy characterized by falling per capita income, double-digit inflation, significant governance vulnerabilities and limited buffers, is grappling...

Nigeria
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria

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Nigeria : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2021/033

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568423.002

ISBN: 9781513568423

Keywords: Foreign exchange, COVID-19 , Exchange rates, Oil prices, Inflation, ISCR, CR, food inflation, youth unemployment, IMF TA mission

The Nigerian economy is at a critical juncture. A weak pre-crisis economy characterized by falling per capita income, double-digit inflation, significant governance vulnerabilities and limited buffers, is grappling...

Nigeria
			: Selected Issues

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Nigeria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568461.002

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria

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Nigeria: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2021/033

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568423

Keywords: Foreign exchange, COVID-19 , Exchange rates, Oil prices, Inflation, ISCR, CR, food inflation, youth unemployment, IMF TA mission

The Nigerian economy is at a critical juncture. A weak pre-crisis economy characterized by falling per capita income, double-digit inflation, significant governance vulnerabilities and limited buffers, is grappling...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

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Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

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Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

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Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

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Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2021/034

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568461

Keywords: Oil prices, Currencies, Health care spending, Debt sustainability, Services sector, ISCR, CR, revenue administration authority, CBN's interest rate reference, reinvigorating revenue administration

Selected Issues...

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

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Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Nigeria : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2021/033

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568423

Keywords: Foreign exchange, COVID-19 , Exchange rates, Oil prices, Inflation, ISCR, CR, food inflation, youth unemployment, IMF TA mission

The Nigerian economy is at a critical juncture. A weak pre-crisis economy characterized by falling per capita income, double-digit inflation, significant governance vulnerabilities and limited buffers, is grappling...

Statement by Mr. Odonye, Mr. Ekeocha, and Mr. Garang on Nigeria Executive Board Meeting January 27, 2021

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Statement by Mr. Odonye, Mr. Ekeocha, and Mr. Garang on Nigeria Executive Board Meeting January 27, 2021 »

Source: Nigeria : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2021/033

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568423

Keywords: Foreign exchange, COVID-19 , Exchange rates, Oil prices, Inflation, ISCR, CR, food inflation, youth unemployment, IMF TA mission

The Nigerian economy is at a critical juncture. A weak pre-crisis economy characterized by falling per capita income, double-digit inflation, significant governance vulnerabilities and limited buffers, is grappling...

Nigeria
			: Technical Assistance Report-Additional Spending Toward Sustainable Development Goals

Nigeria : Technical Assistance Report-Additional Spending Toward Sustainable Development Goals »

Volume/Issue: 192020/177

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513545202.002

ISBN: 9781513545202

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Supply and demand, Poverty, Low-income developing countries, ISCR, CR, sanitation, SDG, healthy life expectancy

The contents of this report constitute technical advice provided by the staff of the IMF to the authorities of Nigeria in response to their request for technical assistance. Unlocking the potential of a rapidly gro...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : Technical Assistance Report-Additional Spending Toward Sustainable Development Goals

Volume/Issue: 192020/177

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2020

ISBN: 9781513545202

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Supply and demand, Poverty, Low-income developing countries, ISCR, CR, sanitation, SDG, healthy life expectancy

The contents of this report constitute technical advice provided by the staff of the IMF to the authorities of Nigeria in response to their request for technical assistance. Unlocking the potential of a rapidly gro...

Macro-Structural Obstacles to Firm Performance: Evidence from 2,640 Firms in Nigeria

Macro-Structural Obstacles to Firm Performance: Evidence from 2,640 Firms in Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2020/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amr Hosny

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513545363.001

ISBN: 9781513545363

Keywords: Export diversification, Economic conditions, Financial crises, Export markets, Export growth, enterprise surveys, access to credit, Nigeria, WP, Logit

A recent World Bank enterprise survey identified access to finance as the top constraint to Doing Business in Nigeria. In this context, the objective of this paper is two-fold: (i) study firm characteristics associ...

Non-Resident Holdings of Domestic Debt in Nigeria: Internal or External Driven?

Non-Resident Holdings of Domestic Debt in Nigeria: Internal or External Driven? »

Volume/Issue: 2020/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amr Hosny

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513545370.001

ISBN: 9781513545370

Keywords: Financial crises, Access to international capital markets, Financial markets, Foreign investment income, Domestic debt, foreign holdings, local currency debt, portfolio flows, Nigeria, WP

Foreign holdings of domestic debt instruments in Nigeria have been increasing. Using data over 2007M1-2019M1, we show that, on average, global factors (global interest rates, oil prices) seem to carry more weight t...

Macro-Structural Obstacles to Firm Performance: Evidence from 2,640 Firms in Nigeria

Macro-Structural Obstacles to Firm Performance: Evidence from 2,640 Firms in Nigeria »

Source: Macro-Structural Obstacles to Firm Performance: Evidence from 2,640 Firms in Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2020/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amr Hosny

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513545363

Keywords: Export diversification, Economic conditions, Financial crises, Export markets, Export growth, enterprise surveys, access to credit, Nigeria, WP, Logit

A recent World Bank enterprise survey identified access to finance as the top constraint to Doing Business in Nigeria. In this context, the objective of this paper is two-fold: (i) study firm characteristics associ...

Non-Resident Holdings of Domestic Debt in Nigeria: Internal or External Driven?

Non-Resident Holdings of Domestic Debt in Nigeria: Internal or External Driven? »

Source: Non-Resident Holdings of Domestic Debt in Nigeria: Internal or External Driven?

Volume/Issue: 2020/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amr Hosny

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

ISBN: 9781513545370

Keywords: Financial crises, Access to international capital markets, Financial markets, Foreign investment income, Domestic debt, foreign holdings, local currency debt, portfolio flows, Nigeria, WP

Foreign holdings of domestic debt instruments in Nigeria have been increasing. Using data over 2007M1-2019M1, we show that, on average, global factors (global interest rates, oil prices) seem to carry more weight t...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$ 3.4 Billion in Emergency Support to Nigeria to address the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves US$ 3.4 Billion in Emergency Support to Nigeria to address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Nigeria : Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument -Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2020/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513542546

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Real sector, Economic recovery, Economic growth, International reserves, Oil prices, ISCR, CR, RFI, CBN

This paper presents Nigeria's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The authorities' immediate actions to respond to the crisis are welcome. The short-term focus on fiscal accommodation w...

Nigeria
			: Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument -Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513542546.002

ISBN: 9781513542546

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Real sector, Economic recovery, Economic growth, International reserves, Oil prices, ISCR, CR, RFI, CBN

This paper presents Nigeria's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The authorities' immediate actions to respond to the crisis are welcome. The short-term focus on fiscal accommodation w...

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

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

Source: Nigeria : Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument -Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2020/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513542546

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Real sector, Economic recovery, Economic growth, International reserves, Oil prices, ISCR, CR, RFI, CBN

This paper presents Nigeria's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The authorities' immediate actions to respond to the crisis are welcome. The short-term focus on fiscal accommodation w...

Statement by Mr. Mahlinza, Executive Director for Nigeria, and Mr. Odonye, Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria April 28, 2020

Statement by Mr. Mahlinza, Executive Director for Nigeria, and Mr. Odonye, Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria April 28, 2020 »

Source: Nigeria : Request for Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument -Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2020/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513542546

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Real sector, Economic recovery, Economic growth, International reserves, Oil prices, ISCR, CR, RFI, CBN

This paper presents Nigeria's Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI). The authorities' immediate actions to respond to the crisis are welcome. The short-term focus on fiscal accommodation w...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306140

Keywords: Economic recovery, Economic growth, Central banks, Development, Monetary policy, CBN, non-oil, central bank of Nigeria, exchange rate, percent

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Nigeria's economy is still recovering from the substantial terms-of-trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession. Persistent structural and policy challenges constrain...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498306140.002

ISBN: 9781498306140

Keywords: Economic recovery, Economic growth, Central banks, Development, Monetary policy, CBN, non-oil, central bank of Nigeria, exchange rate, percent

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Nigeria's economy is still recovering from the substantial terms-of-trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession. Persistent structural and policy challenges constrain...

Nigeria
			: Selected Issues

Nigeria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498306225.002

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

Nigeria: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Nigeria: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306140

Keywords: Economic recovery, Economic growth, Central banks, Development, Monetary policy, CBN, non-oil, central bank of Nigeria, exchange rate, percent

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Nigeria's economy is still recovering from the substantial terms-of-trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession. Persistent structural and policy challenges constrain...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/93

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306225

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic recovery, Development, Private sector, Poverty, Logit, firm performance, EITI, Eurobond, AML

This Selected Issues paper discusses further concrete steps to improve the governance of state-owned enterprise (SOE) and of the oil sector, given their importance to fiscal transparency and sustainability. Reducin...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306140

Keywords: Economic recovery, Economic growth, Central banks, Development, Monetary policy, CBN, non-oil, central bank of Nigeria, exchange rate, percent

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Nigeria's economy is still recovering from the substantial terms-of-trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession. Persistent structural and policy challenges constrain...

Nigeria Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

Nigeria Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306140

Keywords: Economic recovery, Economic growth, Central banks, Development, Monetary policy, CBN, non-oil, central bank of Nigeria, exchange rate, percent

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Nigeria's economy is still recovering from the substantial terms-of-trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession. Persistent structural and policy challenges constrain...

Statement by Mr. Kingsley Obiora, Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria, and Mr. Osana Jackson Odonye, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director March 27, 2019

Statement by Mr. Kingsley Obiora, Alternate Executive Director for Nigeria, and Mr. Osana Jackson Odonye, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director March 27, 2019 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498306140

Keywords: Economic recovery, Economic growth, Central banks, Development, Monetary policy, CBN, non-oil, central bank of Nigeria, exchange rate, percent

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Nigeria's economy is still recovering from the substantial terms-of-trade shock that triggered the 2016 recession. Persistent structural and policy challenges constrain...

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?1

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?1 »

Source: A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?

Volume/Issue: 2019/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484354872

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

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

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa?

A Governance Dividend for Sub-Saharan Africa? »

Volume/Issue: 2019/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

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

ISBN: 9781484354872

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

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

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Exploring Different Channels

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/1

Series: Spillover Notes

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2018

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

ISBN: 9781484367148

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

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

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa

Regional Spillovers in Sub-Saharan Africa »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/1

Series: Spillover Notes

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2018

ISBN: 9781484367148

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

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

Lessons for Effective  Fiscal Decentralization in  Sub-Saharan Africa

Lessons for Effective Fiscal Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2018/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

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

ISBN: 9781484358269

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

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

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2018/9

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

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

ISBN: 9781484360019

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

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

Lessons for Effective  Fiscal Decentralization in  Sub-Saharan Africa

Lessons for Effective Fiscal Decentralization in Sub-Saharan Africa »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/10

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484358269

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

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

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Source: Public Investment Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/9

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2018

ISBN: 9781484360019

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

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

Appendice statistique

Appendice statistique »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

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

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

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

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

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

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

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

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

3. Private Investment to Rejuvenate Growth

3. Private Investment to Rejuvenate Growth »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

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

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

Publications du département Afrique du FMI, 2012–18

Publications du département Afrique du FMI, 2012–18 »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

3. Redynamiser la croissance par l’investissement privé

3. Redynamiser la croissance par l’investissement privé »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

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

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

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

ISBN: 9781484339862

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

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

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

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

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

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

Front Matter

Front Matter »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

Front Matter

Front Matter »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

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

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

1. Slow Recovery amid Growing Challenges

1. Slow Recovery amid Growing Challenges »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

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

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

Statistical Appendix

Statistical Appendix »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339862

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

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

1. Une reprise lente et des difficultés croissantes

1. Une reprise lente et des difficultés croissantes »

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

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2018

Language: French

ISBN: 9781484348918

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

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345467

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Oil revenues, Oil prices, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Exchange rates, Economic indicators, Balance of payments

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Nigerian economy is exiting recession but remains vulnerable. New foreign exchange measures, rising oil prices, attractive yields on government securities, and...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484345467.002

ISBN: 9781484345467

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Oil revenues, Oil prices, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Exchange rates, Economic indicators, Balance of payments

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Nigerian economy is exiting recession but remains vulnerable. New foreign exchange measures, rising oil prices, attractive yields on government securities, and...

Nigeria
			: Selected Issues

Nigeria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484345481.002

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345481

Keywords: Revenue mobilization, Tax revenues, Tax reforms, Fiscal reforms, Social safety nets, Gender equality, Transparency, Governance, Monetary policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes mobilization of tax revenues in Nigeria. Low non-oil revenue mobilization is affecting the government's objectives to expand growth-enhancing expenditure priorities, foster highe...

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345467

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Oil revenues, Oil prices, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Exchange rates, Economic indicators, Balance of payments

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Nigerian economy is exiting recession but remains vulnerable. New foreign exchange measures, rising oil prices, attractive yields on government securities, and...

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345467

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Oil revenues, Oil prices, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Exchange rates, Economic indicators, Balance of payments

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Nigerian economy is exiting recession but remains vulnerable. New foreign exchange measures, rising oil prices, attractive yields on government securities, and...

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345467

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Oil revenues, Oil prices, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Exchange rates, Economic indicators, Balance of payments

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Nigerian economy is exiting recession but remains vulnerable. New foreign exchange measures, rising oil prices, attractive yields on government securities, and...

Statement by Mr. Mkwezalamba, Executive Director and Mr. Odonye, Senior Advisor to Executive Director on Nigeria, March 5, 2018

Statement by Mr. Mkwezalamba, Executive Director and Mr. Odonye, Senior Advisor to Executive Director on Nigeria, March 5, 2018 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345467

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Oil revenues, Oil prices, Banking sector, Monetary policy, Exchange rates, Economic indicators, Balance of payments

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Nigerian economy is exiting recession but remains vulnerable. New foreign exchange measures, rising oil prices, attractive yields on government securities, and...

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 September 2017

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

ISBN: 9781484314203

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

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

Medium-Term Budget Frameworks in Sub-Saharan African Countries

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484314203

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

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

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa »

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/202

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484314166

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

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

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa

Growth Breaks and Growth Spells in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2017/202

Series: IMF Working Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2017

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

ISBN: 9781484314166

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

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

The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Size and Determinants

The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa : Size and Determinants »

Volume/Issue: 2017/156

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Leandro Medina , Andrew Jonelis , and Mehmet Cangul

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 July 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484305942.001

ISBN: 9781484305942

Keywords: Uganda, South Africa, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo

The multiple indicator-multiple cause (MIMIC) method is a well-established tool for measuring informal economic activity. However, it has been criticized because GDP is used both as a cause and indicator variable....

The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa : Size and Determinants

Volume/Issue: 2017/156

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Leandro Medina , Andrew Jonelis , and Mehmet Cangul

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484305942

Keywords: Uganda, South Africa, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo

The multiple indicator-multiple cause (MIMIC) method is a well-established tool for measuring informal economic activity. However, it has been criticized because GDP is used both as a cause and indicator variable....

Multi-Country Report
			: Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report

Multi-Country Report : Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484302996.002

ISBN: 9781484302996

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Bahrain, Djibouti, Europe, Indonesia, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Middle East, Nigeria

This paper presents country experiences with reforms to strengthen regulatory oversight of the Islamic banking sector. Based on the selected country experiences, a number of important lessons and policy options can...

Multi-Country Report

Multi-Country Report »

Source: Multi-Country Report : Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484302996

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Bahrain, Djibouti, Europe, Indonesia, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Middle East, Nigeria

This paper presents country experiences with reforms to strengthen regulatory oversight of the Islamic banking sector. Based on the selected country experiences, a number of important lessons and policy options can...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

Restoring the Conditions for Strong and Sustainable Growth Growth momentum in sub-Saharan Africa remains fragile. In 2016, growth slowed in about two-thirds of the co...

Publications of the IMF African Department, 2009–17

Publications of the IMF African Department, 2009–17 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

Books And Monographs 2017 Women, Work, and Economic Growth: Leveling the Playing Fie...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475574463.086

ISBN: 9781475574463

Growth momentum in sub-Saharan Africa remains fragile, marking a break from the rapid expansion witnessed since the turn of the millennium. 2016 was a difficult year for many countries, with regional growth dipping...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

Growth momentum in sub-Saharan Africa remains fragile, marking a break from the rapid expansion witnessed since the turn of the millennium. 2016 was a difficult year for many countries, with regional growth dipping...

2. Restarting Sub-Saharan Africa’s Growth Engine

2. Restarting Sub-Saharan Africa’s Growth Engine »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

After nearly two decades of strong growth, average economic activity in sub-Saharan Africa has decelerated sharply, against the backdrop of lower commodity prices, a less-supportive global environment, and,...

1. Restoring the Conditions for Strong and Sustainable Growth

1. Restoring the Conditions for Strong and Sustainable Growth »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

The sub-Saharan African economic outlook remains clouded. Growth slowed sharply in 2016, averaging 1.4 percent, the lowest in two decades. About two-thirds of the countries in the region, together accounting...

Statistical Appendix

Statistical Appendix »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

Unless otherwise noted, data and projections presented in this Regional Economic Outlook are IMF staff estimates as of 31 March, 2017, consistent with the projections underlying the April 2017 World Economic...

3. The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa

3. The Informal Economy in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2017, Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475574463

The informal economy is a key component of most economies in sub-Saharan Africa, contributing between 25 and 65 percent of GDP and accounting for between 30 and 90 percent of total nonagricultural employment...

Chapter 4. Conclusion

Chapter 4. Conclusion »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

Structural transformation in output and employment in sub-Saharan Africa has become a major concern of development economists. This is because analysis of past trends suggests that while the output transform...

Chapter 1. Output, Demographic, and Employment Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia

Chapter 1. Output, Demographic, and Employment Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

Structural transformation has become a widely used macroeconomic measure of the quality of the economic development process. 1 It is widely accepted that in order for it to happen...

Chapter 3. Projecting Output, Employment, and Productivity Forward through 2020

Chapter 3. Projecting Output, Employment, and Productivity Forward through 2020 »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

This chapter uses the previously developed output and employment projections and analyzes what they mean for medium-term structural transformation in sub-Saharan Africa. The methodology for the projections i...

Chapter 2. Transformation and Productivity: Comparison with Asia

Chapter 2. Transformation and Productivity: Comparison with Asia »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

Productivity Transformation The employment and output data were combined to make assessments of the speed of structural adjustment in sub-Saharan Africa compared with Asian countries...

Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity
			: What Can Africa Hope For?

Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For? »

Volume: 17

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475583397.087

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

This paper provides the most complete analysis of the structural transformation among low- and low-middle-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa to date....

Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity: What Can Africa Hope For?

Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity: What Can Africa Hope For? »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Volume: 17

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

This paper provides the most complete analysis of the structural transformation among low- and low-middle-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa to date....

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Structural Transformation in Employment and Productivity : What Can Africa Hope For?

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Louise Fox , Alun Thomas , and Cleary Haines

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475583397

Keywords: Employment, Productivity, Structural adjustment, Structural transformation, Sub Saharan Africa

This paper provides the most complete analysis of the structural transformation among low- and low-middle-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa to date....

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2017 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2017/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591903

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights low oil prices' and falling oil production's blow to the Nigerian economy. The country entered a recession in 2016, with growth contracting by 1.5 percent. Annual inflat...

Nigeria
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Nigeria : 2017 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2017/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475591903.002

ISBN: 9781475591903

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights low oil prices' and falling oil production's blow to the Nigerian economy. The country entered a recession in 2016, with growth contracting by 1.5 percent. Annual inflat...

Nigeria
			: Selected Issues

Nigeria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475591910.002

ISBN: 9781475591910

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This Selected Issues paper examines the role of lower oil prices in the recent deterioration in Nigeria's macroeconomic indicators, the impact on corporate and financial sector performance. and the forward-looking...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591910

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This Selected Issues paper examines the role of lower oil prices in the recent deterioration in Nigeria's macroeconomic indicators, the impact on corporate and financial sector performance. and the forward-looking...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591910

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This Selected Issues paper examines the role of lower oil prices in the recent deterioration in Nigeria's macroeconomic indicators, the impact on corporate and financial sector performance. and the forward-looking...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591910

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This Selected Issues paper examines the role of lower oil prices in the recent deterioration in Nigeria's macroeconomic indicators, the impact on corporate and financial sector performance. and the forward-looking...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591910

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This Selected Issues paper examines the role of lower oil prices in the recent deterioration in Nigeria's macroeconomic indicators, the impact on corporate and financial sector performance. and the forward-looking...

Nigeria: Selected Issues

Nigeria: Selected Issues »

Source: Nigeria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591910

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This Selected Issues paper examines the role of lower oil prices in the recent deterioration in Nigeria's macroeconomic indicators, the impact on corporate and financial sector performance. and the forward-looking...

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Nigeria: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Nigeria : 2017 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2017/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591903

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights low oil prices' and falling oil production's blow to the Nigerian economy. The country entered a recession in 2016, with growth contracting by 1.5 percent. Annual inflat...

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

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

Source: Nigeria : 2017 Article IV Consultation- Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2017/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475591903

Keywords: Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights low oil prices' and falling oil production's blow to the Nigerian economy. The country entered a recession in 2016, with growth contracting by 1.5 percent. Annual inflat...