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Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks

Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks »

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nils Mæhle

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526850.001

ISBN: 9781513526850

Keywords: Central banking and monetary issues, Bank rates, Financial crises, Financial instruments, Central bank operations, monetary policy operations, monetary targeting, monetary policy transmission, liqudity management, interest rate determination

This paper discusses operational issues for countries that want to reform their monetary policy frameworks. It argues that stabilizing short-term interest rates on a day-to-day basis has significant advantages, and...

Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks

Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks »

Source: Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nils Mæhle

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513526850

Keywords: Central banking and monetary issues, Bank rates, Financial crises, Financial instruments, Central bank operations, monetary policy operations, monetary targeting, monetary policy transmission, liqudity management, interest rate determination

This paper discusses operational issues for countries that want to reform their monetary policy frameworks. It argues that stabilizing short-term interest rates on a day-to-day basis has significant advantages, and...

Natural Disaster Insurance for Sovereigns: Issues, Challenges and Optimality

Natural Disaster Insurance for Sovereigns: Issues, Challenges and Optimality »

Volume/Issue: 2020/3

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Aliona Cebotari , and Karim Youssef

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513525891.001

ISBN: 9781513525891

Keywords: Real interest rates, Social safety nets, Insurance supervision, Debt service payments, Insurance companies, natural disaster insurance, debt growth tradeoffs, optimal insurance for sovereigns., WP, insurance package

Natural disasters are a source of economic risks in many countries, especially in smaller and lower-income states, and ex-ante preparedness is needed to manage the risks. The paper discusses sovereign experience wi...

Natural Disaster Insurance for Sovereigns: Issues, Challenges and Optimality1

Natural Disaster Insurance for Sovereigns: Issues, Challenges and Optimality1 »

Source: Natural Disaster Insurance for Sovereigns: Issues, Challenges and Optimality

Volume/Issue: 2020/3

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Aliona Cebotari , and Karim Youssef

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513525891

Keywords: Real interest rates, Social safety nets, Insurance supervision, Debt service payments, Insurance companies, natural disaster insurance, debt growth tradeoffs, optimal insurance for sovereigns., WP, insurance package

Natural disasters are a source of economic risks in many countries, especially in smaller and lower-income states, and ex-ante preparedness is needed to manage the risks. The paper discusses sovereign experience wi...

IMF Executive Board Discusses “Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2019”

IMF Executive Board Discusses “Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2019” »

Source: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries-2019

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513522739

Keywords: Low income countries, Financial safety nets, Economic development, Fiscal policy, Tax revenue, Low-income developing countries, Tax policy, Total factor productivity, PP, vat

This paper is the fifth in a series that examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in low-income developing countries (LIDCs). LIDCs are a group of 59 IMF member countries primarily defined by income per ca...

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries-2019

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries-2019 »

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513522739.007

ISBN: 9781513522739

Keywords: Low income countries, Financial safety nets, Economic development, Fiscal policy, Tax revenue, Low-income developing countries, Tax policy, Total factor productivity, PP, vat

This paper is the fifth in a series that examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in low-income developing countries (LIDCs). LIDCs are a group of 59 IMF member countries primarily defined by income per ca...

IMF Policy Paper: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2019

IMF Policy Paper: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries—2019 »

Source: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries-2019

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513522739

Keywords: Low income countries, Financial safety nets, Economic development, Fiscal policy, Tax revenue, Low-income developing countries, Tax policy, Total factor productivity, PP, vat

This paper is the fifth in a series that examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in low-income developing countries (LIDCs). LIDCs are a group of 59 IMF member countries primarily defined by income per ca...

A Possible Approach to Fiscal Rules in Small Islands - Incorporating Natural Disasters and Climate Change

A Possible Approach to Fiscal Rules in Small Islands - Incorporating Natural Disasters and Climate Change »

Volume/Issue: 2019/186

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ryota Nakatani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 September 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513511047.001

ISBN: 9781513511047

Keywords: Economic stabilization, Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Business cycles, Fiscal Rule, Expenditure Rule, Recurrent Expenditure, Natural Disaster, Climate Change

A big challenge for the economic development of small island countries is dealing with external shocks. The Pacific Islands are vulnerable to natural disasters, climate change, commodity price changes, and uncertai...

A Possible Approach to Fiscal Rules in Small Islands - Incorporating Natural Disasters and Climate Change

A Possible Approach to Fiscal Rules in Small Islands - Incorporating Natural Disasters and Climate Change »

Source: A Possible Approach to Fiscal Rules in Small Islands - Incorporating Natural Disasters and Climate Change

Volume/Issue: 2019/186

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ryota Nakatani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513511047

Keywords: Economic stabilization, Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Economic growth, Business cycles, Fiscal Rule, Expenditure Rule, Recurrent Expenditure, Natural Disaster, Climate Change

A big challenge for the economic development of small island countries is dealing with external shocks. The Pacific Islands are vulnerable to natural disasters, climate change, commodity price changes, and uncertai...

Strategy for Fintech Applications in the Pacific Island Countries

Strategy for Fintech Applications in the Pacific Island Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2019/14

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Sonja Davidovic , Elena Loukoianova , Cormac Sullivan , and Hervé Tourpe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498326735.087

ISBN: 9781498326735

Keywords: Pacific Island Countries, Financial inclusion, Financial institutions, Technological innovation, Banking, Banking regulations, Financial regulation and supervision, Financial markets, Financial management, Financial services

The Bali Fintech Agenda highlights 12 principles for policymakers to consider when formulating their approaches to new financial technology (fintech). The agenda aims to harness the potential of fintech while manag...

Strategy for Fintech Applications in the Pacific Island Countries

Strategy for Fintech Applications in the Pacific Island Countries »

Source: Strategy for Fintech Applications in the Pacific Island Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/14

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Sonja Davidovic , Elena Loukoianova , Cormac Sullivan , and Hervé Tourpe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2019

ISBN: 9781498326735

Keywords: Pacific Island Countries, Financial inclusion, Financial institutions, Technological innovation, Banking, Banking regulations, Financial regulation and supervision, Financial markets, Financial management, Financial services

The Bali Fintech Agenda highlights 12 principles for policymakers to consider when formulating their approaches to new financial technology (fintech). The agenda aims to harness the potential of fintech while manag...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1 »

Source: Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498320801.001

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...

IMF Executive Board Reviews Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

IMF Executive Board Reviews Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development »

Source: Review of Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498318082

Keywords: Developing countries, Sustainable development, Financial sector, Development, Public investments, SDGs, 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Technical Assistance, Capacity Development, Domestic Resource Mobilization

The paper reviews the implementation of the initiatives the IMF committed to in 2015 to support developing countries in pursuing the 2030 agenda for sustainable development, including (i) strengthening national ta...

Review of Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Review of Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development »

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498318082.007

ISBN: 9781498318082

Keywords: Developing countries, Sustainable development, Financial sector, Development, Public investments, SDGs, 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Technical Assistance, Capacity Development, Domestic Resource Mobilization

The paper reviews the implementation of the initiatives the IMF committed to in 2015 to support developing countries in pursuing the 2030 agenda for sustainable development, including (i) strengthening national ta...

Review of Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Review of Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development »

Source: Review of Implementation of IMF Commitments in Support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498318082

Keywords: Developing countries, Sustainable development, Financial sector, Development, Public investments, SDGs, 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Technical Assistance, Capacity Development, Domestic Resource Mobilization

The paper reviews the implementation of the initiatives the IMF committed to in 2015 to support developing countries in pursuing the 2030 agenda for sustainable development, including (i) strengthening national ta...

Debt Build-up in Frontier Low-Income Developing Countries (LIDCs) since 2012: Global or Country-specific Factors and Way Forward?

Debt Build-up in Frontier Low-Income Developing Countries (LIDCs) since 2012: Global or Country-specific Factors and Way Forward? »

Source: Debt Build-up in Frontier Low-Income Developing Countries (LIDCs) since 2012: Global or Country-specific Factors and Way Forward?

Volume/Issue: 2019/37

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Constance de Soyres , Anna Rogantini Picco , and Randa Sab

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484396247

Keywords: Domestic debt, Real interest rates, Economic growth, Heavily indebted poor countries, Interest rate increases, Debt build-up;Frontier LIDCs;global and country-specific factors;debt-to-GDP ratio;debt-to-GDP;country-specific;federal fund rate;fund rate

This paper focuses on the debt build-up that frontier low-income developing countries (LIDCs) have faced since 2012. First, it documents a 20-percentage point increase in the external and government debt-to-GDP ra...

Debt Build-up in Frontier Low-Income Developing Countries (LIDCs) since 2012: Global or Country-specific Factors and Way Forward?

Debt Build-up in Frontier Low-Income Developing Countries (LIDCs) since 2012: Global or Country-specific Factors and Way Forward? »

Volume/Issue: 2019/37

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Constance de Soyres , Anna Rogantini Picco , and Randa Sab

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484396247.001

ISBN: 9781484396247

Keywords: Domestic debt, Real interest rates, Economic growth, Heavily indebted poor countries, Interest rate increases, Debt build-up;Frontier LIDCs;global and country-specific factors;debt-to-GDP ratio;debt-to-GDP;country-specific;federal fund rate;fund rate

This paper focuses on the debt build-up that frontier low-income developing countries (LIDCs) have faced since 2012. First, it documents a 20-percentage point increase in the external and government debt-to-GDP ra...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484388150

Keywords: Botswana, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Papua New Guinea (PNG) economy has grown sluggishly in recent years, reflecting a combination of domestic and external factors. External factors have included adverse terms of trade movements, a drought, and, i...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484388150.002

ISBN: 9781484388150

Keywords: Botswana, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Papua New Guinea (PNG) economy has grown sluggishly in recent years, reflecting a combination of domestic and external factors. External factors have included adverse terms of trade movements, a drought, and, i...

Papua New Guinea: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484388150

Keywords: Botswana, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Papua New Guinea (PNG) economy has grown sluggishly in recent years, reflecting a combination of domestic and external factors. External factors have included adverse terms of trade movements, a drought, and, i...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484388150

Keywords: Botswana, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Papua New Guinea (PNG) economy has grown sluggishly in recent years, reflecting a combination of domestic and external factors. External factors have included adverse terms of trade movements, a drought, and, i...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484388150

Keywords: Botswana, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Papua New Guinea (PNG) economy has grown sluggishly in recent years, reflecting a combination of domestic and external factors. External factors have included adverse terms of trade movements, a drought, and, i...

Statement by Nigel Ray, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea, Grant Johnston, Alternate Executive Director, and Sali David, Advisor to Executive Director November 26, 2018

Statement by Nigel Ray, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea, Grant Johnston, Alternate Executive Director, and Sali David, Advisor to Executive Director November 26, 2018 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/352

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484388150

Keywords: Botswana, Sub-Saharan Africa

The Papua New Guinea (PNG) economy has grown sluggishly in recent years, reflecting a combination of domestic and external factors. External factors have included adverse terms of trade movements, a drought, and, i...

Review of the Fund's Strategy on Overdue Financial Obligations

Review of the Fund's Strategy on Overdue Financial Obligations »

Volume/Issue: 2018/035

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498309103.007

ISBN: 9781498309103

Keywords: Overdue obligations, Somalia, Sudan, SDR interest rates, Exchange rate policy, Fiscal sector, Exchange rate adjustments, SDR holdings, right approach, SDRs

"This paper reviews progress under the Fund's strengthened cooperative strategy on overdue financial obligations. The level of overdue obligations to the Fund declined and their structure has remained broadly uncha...

Review of the Fund's Strategy on Overdue Financial Obligations

Review of the Fund's Strategy on Overdue Financial Obligations »

Source: Review of the Fund's Strategy on Overdue Financial Obligations

Volume/Issue: 2018/035

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 July 2018

ISBN: 9781498309103

Keywords: Overdue obligations, Somalia, Sudan, SDR interest rates, Exchange rate policy, Fiscal sector, Exchange rate adjustments, SDR holdings, right approach, SDRs

"This paper reviews progress under the Fund's strengthened cooperative strategy on overdue financial obligations. The level of overdue obligations to the Fund declined and their structure has remained broadly uncha...

Definitions

Definitions »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

In this Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific, the following groupings are employed: “ASEAN” refers to Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao P.D.R., Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, S...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The economic outlook for Asia and the Pacific remains strong, and the region continues to be the most dynamic of the global economy. Near-term prospects have improved since the Regional Economic Outlook Upda...

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The world economy continues to perform well, with strong growth and trade, rising but still muted inflation, and accommodative financial conditions, notwithstanding some increased financial mark...

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last?

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Introduction and Main Findings Global growth in 2017 was the highest since 2011 and is expected to strengthen further in 2018–19, supported by broad-based momentum across countries a...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific
			: Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339886.086

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/411

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335918

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is experiencing weak economic growth resulting from falls in major commodity export prices, the completion of the huge PNG LNG pipeline project, and a severe drought. These developments have...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/411

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484335918.002

ISBN: 9781484335918

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is experiencing weak economic growth resulting from falls in major commodity export prices, the completion of the huge PNG LNG pipeline project, and a severe drought. These developments have...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/411

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335918

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is experiencing weak economic growth resulting from falls in major commodity export prices, the completion of the huge PNG LNG pipeline project, and a severe drought. These developments have...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/411

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335918

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is experiencing weak economic growth resulting from falls in major commodity export prices, the completion of the huge PNG LNG pipeline project, and a severe drought. These developments have...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/411

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335918

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is experiencing weak economic growth resulting from falls in major commodity export prices, the completion of the huge PNG LNG pipeline project, and a severe drought. These developments have...

Statement by Heenam Choi, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea and Nancy Lelang, Advisor to Executive Director December 1, 2017

Statement by Heenam Choi, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea and Nancy Lelang, Advisor to Executive Director December 1, 2017 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2017/411

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484335918

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is experiencing weak economic growth resulting from falls in major commodity export prices, the completion of the huge PNG LNG pipeline project, and a severe drought. These developments have...

External Adjustment in a Resource-Rich Economy: The Case of Papua New Guinea

External Adjustment in a Resource-Rich Economy: The Case of Papua New Guinea »

Source: External Adjustment in a Resource-Rich Economy: The Case of Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2017/267

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ryota Nakatani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484325063

Keywords: Foreign exchange, Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Balance of payments, Agricultural exports, Commodity Exporters, Elasticities, Foreign Reserve, Invervention, Cointegration

How should resource-rich economies handle the balance of payments adjustment required after commodity price declines? This paper addresses the question theoretically by developing a simple two-period multi-sector m...

External Adjustment in a Resource-Rich Economy: The Case of Papua New Guinea

External Adjustment in a Resource-Rich Economy: The Case of Papua New Guinea »

Volume/Issue: 2017/267

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ryota Nakatani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484325063.001

ISBN: 9781484325063

Keywords: Foreign exchange, Asia and Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Balance of payments, Agricultural exports, Commodity Exporters, Elasticities, Foreign Reserve, Invervention, Cointegration

How should resource-rich economies handle the balance of payments adjustment required after commodity price declines? This paper addresses the question theoretically by developing a simple two-period multi-sector m...

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific »

Source: Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific

Volume/Issue: 2017/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jihad Alwazir , Fazurin Jamaludin , Dongyeol Lee , Niamh Sheridan , and Patrizia Tumbarello

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475593471

Keywords: Marshall Islands, Fiji, Asia and Pacific, Pacific Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Small states, Solomon Islands, Tax evasion

Access to financial services in the small states of the Pacific is being eroded. Weaknesses in Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism compliance in the context of high levels of remittances...

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific

Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific »

Volume/Issue: 2017/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jihad Alwazir , Fazurin Jamaludin , Dongyeol Lee , Niamh Sheridan , and Patrizia Tumbarello

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475593471.001

ISBN: 9781475593471

Keywords: Marshall Islands, Fiji, Asia and Pacific, Pacific Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Small states, Solomon Islands, Tax evasion

Access to financial services in the small states of the Pacific is being eroded. Weaknesses in Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism compliance in the context of high levels of remittances...

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations »

Volume/Issue: 2017/004

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346528.007

ISBN: 9781498346528

Keywords: Central bank governance, Tax evasion, Financial sector oversight, Anti-money laundering, Economic policy, corruption issue, governance issue, conditionality, quartile, macroeconomic performance

Following the request of the IMFC, this paper represents a first step in reassessing the Fund's approach to tackling governance issues, the guidelines for which are contained in a 1997 Guidance Note. The paper exam...

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations »

Volume/Issue: 2017/004

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346528.007

ISBN: 9781498346528

Keywords: Central bank governance, Tax evasion, Financial sector oversight, Anti-money laundering, Economic policy, corruption issue, governance issue, conditionality, quartile, macroeconomic performance

Following the request of the IMFC, this paper represents a first step in reassessing the Fund's approach to tackling governance issues, the guidelines for which are contained in a 1997 Guidance Note. The paper exam...

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues—Review of the Guidance Note—Preliminary Considerations

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues—Review of the Guidance Note—Preliminary Considerations »

Source: The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations

Volume/Issue: 2017/004

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2017

ISBN: 9781498346528

Keywords: Central bank governance, Tax evasion, Financial sector oversight, Anti-money laundering, Economic policy, corruption issue, governance issue, conditionality, quartile, macroeconomic performance

Following the request of the IMFC, this paper represents a first step in reassessing the Fund's approach to tackling governance issues, the guidelines for which are contained in a 1997 Guidance Note. The paper exam...

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues—Review of the Guidance Note—Preliminary Considerations

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues—Review of the Guidance Note—Preliminary Considerations »

Source: The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations

Volume/Issue: 2017/004

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2017

ISBN: 9781498346528

Keywords: Central bank governance, Tax evasion, Financial sector oversight, Anti-money laundering, Economic policy, corruption issue, governance issue, conditionality, quartile, macroeconomic performance

Following the request of the IMFC, this paper represents a first step in reassessing the Fund's approach to tackling governance issues, the guidelines for which are contained in a 1997 Guidance Note. The paper exam...

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues—Review of the Guidance Note—Preliminary Considerations

The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues—Review of the Guidance Note—Preliminary Considerations »

Source: The Role of the Fund in Governance Issues - Review of the Guidance Note - Preliminary Considerations

Volume/Issue: 2017/004

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2017

ISBN: 9781498346528

Keywords: Central bank governance, Tax evasion, Financial sector oversight, Anti-money laundering, Economic policy, corruption issue, governance issue, conditionality, quartile, macroeconomic performance

Following the request of the IMFC, this paper represents a first step in reassessing the Fund's approach to tackling governance issues, the guidelines for which are contained in a 1997 Guidance Note. The paper exam...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475572384

Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Asia and Pacific

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea is facing headwinds stemming from low commodity prices and is recovering from a major drought; these factors have weighed on economic growth, weake...

Papua New Guinea
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Papua New Guinea : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475572384.002

ISBN: 9781475572384

Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Asia and Pacific

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea is facing headwinds stemming from low commodity prices and is recovering from a major drought; these factors have weighed on economic growth, weake...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475572384

Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Asia and Pacific

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea is facing headwinds stemming from low commodity prices and is recovering from a major drought; these factors have weighed on economic growth, weake...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475572384

Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Asia and Pacific

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea is facing headwinds stemming from low commodity prices and is recovering from a major drought; these factors have weighed on economic growth, weake...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475572384

Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Asia and Pacific

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea is facing headwinds stemming from low commodity prices and is recovering from a major drought; these factors have weighed on economic growth, weake...

IMF Executive Board Discusses Review of Experience with the Institutional View on the Liberalization and Management of Capital Flows

IMF Executive Board Discusses Review of Experience with the Institutional View on the Liberalization and Management of Capital Flows »

Source: Capital Flows - Review of Experience with the Institutional View

Volume/Issue: 2016/036

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498345057

Keywords: Capital flows, International monetary system, Capital inflows, Flexible exchange rates, Capital account liberalization, capital flow, flow reversal, liberalization, policy response, policy advice

Capital flows are an important aspect of the international monetary system. They provide significant benefits, both direct and indirect. At the same time, they also carry risks, and a key challenge for countries is...

IMF Policy Paper: Capital Flows—Review of Experience with the Institutional View

IMF Policy Paper: Capital Flows—Review of Experience with the Institutional View »

Source: Capital Flows - Review of Experience with the Institutional View

Volume/Issue: 2016/036

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498345057

Keywords: Capital flows, International monetary system, Capital inflows, Flexible exchange rates, Capital account liberalization, capital flow, flow reversal, liberalization, policy response, policy advice

Capital flows are an important aspect of the international monetary system. They provide significant benefits, both direct and indirect. At the same time, they also carry risks, and a key challenge for countries is...

Capital Flows - Review of Experience with the Institutional View

Capital Flows - Review of Experience with the Institutional View »

Volume/Issue: 2016/036

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345057.007

ISBN: 9781498345057

Keywords: Capital flows, International monetary system, Capital inflows, Flexible exchange rates, Capital account liberalization, capital flow, flow reversal, liberalization, policy response, policy advice

Capital flows are an important aspect of the international monetary system. They provide significant benefits, both direct and indirect. At the same time, they also carry risks, and a key challenge for countries is...

Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance

Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance »

Source: Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance

Volume/Issue: 2015/076

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 2015

ISBN: 9781498344456

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance sheets, Systemically important financial institutions, External sector, Financial crises, data gap, balance sheet, global crisis, non-financial, spillovers

Balance sheets convey vital information about economic prospects and risks. Balance sheet analysis captures the role that financial frictions and mismatches play in creating fragility and amplifying shocks. This is...

Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance

Balance Sheet Analysis in Fund Surveillance »

Volume/Issue: 2015/076

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498344456.007

ISBN: 9781498344456

Keywords: Financial and Monetary Sector, Balance sheets, Systemically important financial institutions, External sector, Financial crises, data gap, balance sheet, global crisis, non-financial, spillovers

Balance sheets convey vital information about economic prospects and risks. Balance sheet analysis captures the role that financial frictions and mismatches play in creating fragility and amplifying shocks. This is...

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries - 2015

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries - 2015 »

Volume/Issue: 2015/073

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498343978.007

ISBN: 9781498343978

Keywords: Capital inflows, Commodity price fluctuations, Commodity prices, Economic conditions, Economic growth, Exports, Low-income developing countries, External sector, Balance of payments, National income

This paper examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in low-income developing countries (LIDCs) against the back-drop of a sharp fall in international commodity prices. The focus here-by contrast with IMF (...

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries - 2015

Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries - 2015 »

Source: Macroeconomic Developments and Prospects in Low-Income Developing Countries - 2015

Volume/Issue: 2015/073

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2015

ISBN: 9781498343978

Keywords: Capital inflows, Commodity price fluctuations, Commodity prices, Economic conditions, Economic growth, Exports, Low-income developing countries, External sector, Balance of payments, National income

This paper examines macroeconomic developments and prospects in low-income developing countries (LIDCs) against the back-drop of a sharp fall in international commodity prices. The focus here-by contrast with IMF (...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

Papua New Guinea
			: 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea »

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513584683.002

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

Papua New Guinea
			: Selected Issues

Papua New Guinea : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2015/319

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513564357.002

ISBN: 9781513564357

Keywords: bank, banks, services, banking, financial services

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of financial access and inclusion indicators, related causal factors, and both current and possible reform priorities for on Papua New Guinea (PNG). The paper present...

Papua New Guinea: Selected Issues

Papua New Guinea: Selected Issues »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/319

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513564357

Keywords: bank, banks, services, banking, financial services

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of financial access and inclusion indicators, related causal factors, and both current and possible reform priorities for on Papua New Guinea (PNG). The paper present...

Papua New Guinea: Selected Issues

Papua New Guinea: Selected Issues »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/319

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513564357

Keywords: bank, banks, services, banking, financial services

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of financial access and inclusion indicators, related causal factors, and both current and possible reform priorities for on Papua New Guinea (PNG). The paper present...

Papua New Guinea: Selected Issues

Papua New Guinea: Selected Issues »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/319

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513564357

Keywords: bank, banks, services, banking, financial services

This Selected Issues paper provides an overview of financial access and inclusion indicators, related causal factors, and both current and possible reform priorities for on Papua New Guinea (PNG). The paper present...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea and Ian South, Advisor to Executive Director October 30, 2015

Statement by Barry Sterland, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea and Ian South, Advisor to Executive Director October 30, 2015 »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Papua New Guinea October 30, 2015

Statement by the Staff Representative on Papua New Guinea October 30, 2015 »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2015/318

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513584683

Keywords: commodity prices, monetary fund, liquidity, exchange, market

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea (PNG) is facing strong headwinds from lower global commodity prices. Although the commencement of liquefied natural gas (LNG) production has booste...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498355711

Keywords: debt, exchange, exchange rate, monetary fund, revenue

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea's economy is experiencing an important transition, as new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and exports commence. With LNG production and expo...

Papua New Guinea
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498355711.002

ISBN: 9781498355711

Keywords: debt, exchange, exchange rate, monetary fund, revenue

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea's economy is experiencing an important transition, as new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and exports commence. With LNG production and expo...

Papua New Guinea
			: Selected Issues Paper

Papua New Guinea : Selected Issues Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2014/326

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616355296.002

ISBN: 9781616355296

Keywords: revenue, debt, expenditure, budget

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the sustainability of Papua New Guinea's current and medium-term fiscal policy and its consistency with government objectives. The Papua New Guinea government faces major challen...

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Selected Issues Paper

Volume/Issue: 2014/326

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

ISBN: 9781616355296

Keywords: revenue, debt, expenditure, budget

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the sustainability of Papua New Guinea's current and medium-term fiscal policy and its consistency with government objectives. The Papua New Guinea government faces major challen...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498355711

Keywords: debt, exchange, exchange rate, monetary fund, revenue

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea's economy is experiencing an important transition, as new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and exports commence. With LNG production and expo...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498355711

Keywords: debt, exchange, exchange rate, monetary fund, revenue

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea's economy is experiencing an important transition, as new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and exports commence. With LNG production and expo...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498355711

Keywords: debt, exchange, exchange rate, monetary fund, revenue

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea's economy is experiencing an important transition, as new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and exports commence. With LNG production and expo...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/325

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498355711

Keywords: debt, exchange, exchange rate, monetary fund, revenue

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea's economy is experiencing an important transition, as new liquefied natural gas (LNG) production and exports commence. With LNG production and expo...

Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Trade Policy*

Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Trade Policy* »

Source: Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Trade Policy

Volume/Issue: 2014/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Giordani , Nadia Rocha , and Michele Ruta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498320382

Keywords: Loss aversion, Multiplier effect, Food crisis, domestic price, world price, global trade, import tariff, import subsidy, International Relations and International Political Economy: Other, Global Commodity Crises

This paper studies the relationship between trade policy and food prices. We show that, when individuals are loss averse, governments may use trade policy to shield the domestic economy from large food price shocks...

Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Trade Policy

Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Trade Policy »

Volume/Issue: 2014/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Giordani , Nadia Rocha , and Michele Ruta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498320382.001

ISBN: 9781498320382

Keywords: Loss aversion, Multiplier effect, Food crisis, domestic price, world price, global trade, import tariff, import subsidy, International Relations and International Political Economy: Other, Global Commodity Crises

This paper studies the relationship between trade policy and food prices. We show that, when individuals are loss averse, governments may use trade policy to shield the domestic economy from large food price shocks...

Macroeconomic Developments in Low-Income Developing Countries
			:  2014 Report

Macroeconomic Developments in Low-Income Developing Countries : 2014 Report »

Volume/Issue: 2014/073

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498342759.007

ISBN: 9781498342759

Keywords: Economic conditions, Economic growth, External shocks, Low-income developing countries, Public debt, Real sector, External sector, Fiscal sector, Economic cooperation, Regional economics

This report examines macroeconomic developments and related vulnerabilities in low-income developing countries (LIDCs)-a group of 60 countries that have markedly different economic features to higher income countri...

Macroeconomic Developments in Low-Income Developing Countries

Macroeconomic Developments in Low-Income Developing Countries »

Source: Macroeconomic Developments in Low-Income Developing Countries : 2014 Report

Volume/Issue: 2014/073

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498342759

Keywords: Economic conditions, Economic growth, External shocks, Low-income developing countries, Public debt, Real sector, External sector, Fiscal sector, Economic cooperation, Regional economics

This report examines macroeconomic developments and related vulnerabilities in low-income developing countries (LIDCs)-a group of 60 countries that have markedly different economic features to higher income countri...

Staff Guidance Note on the Fund's Engagement with Small Developing States

Staff Guidance Note on the Fund's Engagement with Small Developing States »

Volume/Issue: 2014/021

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 March 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498343619.007

ISBN: 9781498343619

Keywords: Debt sustainability, Developing countries, Economic growth, External shocks, Fiscal sustainability, Fund role, Small states, Surveillance, Economic conditions, Economic reforms

This note highlights the unique economic characteristics and constraints facing small developing states. It provides operational guidance on Fund engagement with such countries, including on how small country size...

Staff Guidance Note on the Fund's Engagement with Small Developing States

Staff Guidance Note on the Fund's Engagement with Small Developing States »

Source: Staff Guidance Note on the Fund's Engagement with Small Developing States

Volume/Issue: 2014/021

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 March 2014

ISBN: 9781498343619

Keywords: Debt sustainability, Developing countries, Economic growth, External shocks, Fiscal sustainability, Fund role, Small states, Surveillance, Economic conditions, Economic reforms

This note highlights the unique economic characteristics and constraints facing small developing states. It provides operational guidance on Fund engagement with such countries, including on how small country size...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2013

ISBN: 9781475556216

Keywords: external debt, public debt, current account, public external debt, debt sustainability

This 2013 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea has achieved strong economic growth over the past decade, benefiting from high commodity prices, mineral investment inflows, sound macroeconomic po...

Papua New Guinea
			: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475556216.002

ISBN: 9781475556216

Keywords: external debt, public debt, current account, public external debt, debt sustainability

This 2013 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea has achieved strong economic growth over the past decade, benefiting from high commodity prices, mineral investment inflows, sound macroeconomic po...

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Papua New Guinea: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2013

ISBN: 9781475556216

Keywords: external debt, public debt, current account, public external debt, debt sustainability

This 2013 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea has achieved strong economic growth over the past decade, benefiting from high commodity prices, mineral investment inflows, sound macroeconomic po...

PAPUA NEW GUINEA:STAFF REPORT FOR THE 2013 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION—INFORMATIONAL ANNEX

PAPUA NEW GUINEA:STAFF REPORT FOR THE 2013 ARTICLE IV CONSULTATION—INFORMATIONAL ANNEX »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2013

ISBN: 9781475556216

Keywords: external debt, public debt, current account, public external debt, debt sustainability

This 2013 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea has achieved strong economic growth over the past decade, benefiting from high commodity prices, mineral investment inflows, sound macroeconomic po...

Statement by Jong-Won Yoon, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea and Nghi Luu, Senior Advisor to Executive Director

Statement by Jong-Won Yoon, Executive Director for Papua New Guinea and Nghi Luu, Senior Advisor to Executive Director »

Source: Papua New Guinea : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 December 2013

ISBN: 9781475556216

Keywords: external debt, public debt, current account, public external debt, debt sustainability

This 2013 Article IV Consultation highlights that Papua New Guinea has achieved strong economic growth over the past decade, benefiting from high commodity prices, mineral investment inflows, sound macroeconomic po...

Waste Not, Want Not
			: The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies

Waste Not, Want Not : The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2013/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Javier Kapsoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484364260.001

ISBN: 9781484364260

Keywords: Health expenditure, efficiency, emerging economies, developing economies, public health, health spending, public expenditure, public health spending, Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality

Public health spending is low in emerging and developing economies relative to advanced economies and health outputs and outcomes need to be substantially improved. Simply increasing public expenditure in the healt...

Waste Not, Want Not

Waste Not, Want Not »

Source: Waste Not, Want Not : The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies

Volume/Issue: 2013/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Javier Kapsoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2013

ISBN: 9781484364260

Keywords: Health expenditure, efficiency, emerging economies, developing economies, public health, health spending, public expenditure, public health spending, Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality

Public health spending is low in emerging and developing economies relative to advanced economies and health outputs and outcomes need to be substantially improved. Simply increasing public expenditure in the healt...

The Macroeconomic Effects of Natural Resource Extraction
			: Applications to Papua New Guinea

The Macroeconomic Effects of Natural Resource Extraction : Applications to Papua New Guinea »

Volume/Issue: 2013/138

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Suman Basu , Jan Gottschalk , Werner Schule , Nikhil Vellodi , and Susan Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484321379.001

ISBN: 9781484321379

Keywords: natural resource, resource-rich developing countries, DSGE models, monetary policy, central bank, inflation, foreign exchange, money supply, Exhaustible Resources and Economic Development, Economic Growth of Open Economies

To investigate the effects on Papua New Guinea’s economy of substantial liquified natural gas revenues arriving in 2015, we employ a model to examine the macroeconomic effects of a scalingup of natural resou...

The Macroeconomic Effects of Natural Resource Extraction

The Macroeconomic Effects of Natural Resource Extraction »

Source: The Macroeconomic Effects of Natural Resource Extraction : Applications to Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2013/138

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Suman Basu , Jan Gottschalk , Werner Schule , Nikhil Vellodi , and Susan Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484321379

Keywords: natural resource, resource-rich developing countries, DSGE models, monetary policy, central bank, inflation, foreign exchange, money supply, Exhaustible Resources and Economic Development, Economic Growth of Open Economies

To investigate the effects on Papua New Guinea’s economy of substantial liquified natural gas revenues arriving in 2015, we employ a model to examine the macroeconomic effects of a scalingup of natural resou...

Helping Developing Countries Address Public Debt Management Challenges - An IMF-World Bank Capacity Building Partnership

Helping Developing Countries Address Public Debt Management Challenges - An IMF-World Bank Capacity Building Partnership »

Source: Helping Developing Countries Address Public Debt Management Challenges - An IMF-World Bank Capacity Building Partnership

Volume/Issue: 2013/039

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2013

ISBN: 9781498342155

Keywords: Access to capital markets, Collaboration with World Bank, Debt management, Developing countries, Fund policies, Public debt, Technical Assistance, Financial and Monetary Sector, External debt statistics, Multilateral debt

In 2009, the Boards of the IMF and World Bank jointly endorsed a capacity building program to help developing countries strengthen their public debt management frameworks. A key aspect of the program was to help de...

Helping Developing Countries Address Public Debt Management Challenges - An IMF-World Bank Capacity Building Partnership

Helping Developing Countries Address Public Debt Management Challenges - An IMF-World Bank Capacity Building Partnership »

Volume/Issue: 2013/039

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498342155.007

ISBN: 9781498342155

Keywords: Access to capital markets, Collaboration with World Bank, Debt management, Developing countries, Fund policies, Public debt, Technical Assistance, Financial and Monetary Sector, External debt statistics, Multilateral debt

In 2009, the Boards of the IMF and World Bank jointly endorsed a capacity building program to help developing countries strengthen their public debt management frameworks. A key aspect of the program was to help de...

Modeling the Impact of Taxes on Petroleum Exploration and Development

Modeling the Impact of Taxes on Petroleum Exploration and Development »

Volume/Issue: 2012/278

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): James Smith

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557754455.001

ISBN: 9781557754455

Keywords: petroleum exploration, distortions, fiscal regimes, fiscal regime, tax rates, marginal tax rates, Business Taxes and Subsidies, Mining, Extraction, and Refining: Hydrocarbon Fuels

We present a simple model of petroleum exploration and development that can be applied to study the performance of alternative tax systems and identify potential distortions. Although the model is a highly simplifi...

Modeling the Impact of Taxes on Petroleum Exploration and Development

Modeling the Impact of Taxes on Petroleum Exploration and Development »

Source: Modeling the Impact of Taxes on Petroleum Exploration and Development

Volume/Issue: 2012/278

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): James Smith

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2012

ISBN: 9781557754455

Keywords: petroleum exploration, distortions, fiscal regimes, fiscal regime, tax rates, marginal tax rates, Business Taxes and Subsidies, Mining, Extraction, and Refining: Hydrocarbon Fuels

We present a simple model of petroleum exploration and development that can be applied to study the performance of alternative tax systems and identify potential distortions. Although the model is a highly simplifi...

Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks for Resource-Rich Developing Countries - Background Paper 1

Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks for Resource-Rich Developing Countries - Background Paper 1 »

Volume/Issue: 2012/069

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498339988.007

ISBN: 9781498339988

Keywords: Background papers, Botswana, Chile, Conditionality, Developing countries, Fiscal policy, Mongolia, Natural resources, Oil revenues, Sovereign wealth funds

This paper provides deeper insights on a few themes with regard to the experience with macroeconomic management in resource-rich developing countries (RRDCs). First, some stylized facts on the performance of these...

Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks for Resource-Rich Developing Countries - Background Paper 1

Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks for Resource-Rich Developing Countries - Background Paper 1 »

Source: Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks for Resource-Rich Developing Countries - Background Paper 1

Volume/Issue: 2012/069

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 August 2012

ISBN: 9781498339988

Keywords: Background papers, Botswana, Chile, Conditionality, Developing countries, Fiscal policy, Mongolia, Natural resources, Oil revenues, Sovereign wealth funds

This paper provides deeper insights on a few themes with regard to the experience with macroeconomic management in resource-rich developing countries (RRDCs). First, some stylized facts on the performance of these...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Papua New Guinea »

Source: Papua New Guinea : 2012 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice

Volume/Issue: 2012/126

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781475504033

Keywords: public debt, external debt, debt service, current account, public external debt

Papua New Guinea has seen solid economic growth over the past decade, supported by sound macroeconomic policies. This 2012 Article IV Consultation discusses that the financial sector in Papua New Guinea remains pro...