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United Republic of Tanzania
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the United Republic of Tanzania

United Republic of Tanzania : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the United Republic of Tanzania »

Volume/Issue: 2018/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484387597.002

ISBN: 9781484387597

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania

Tanzania's bank-dominated financial sector is small, concentrated, and at a relatively nascent stage of development. Financial services provision is dominated by commercial banks, with the ten largest institutions...

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...

Republic of Tanzania
			: Seventh Review Under the Policy Support Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report

Republic of Tanzania : Seventh Review Under the Policy Support Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2018/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484337981.002

ISBN: 9781484337981

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania

Tanzania's economic program supported by the 2014-18 PSI has been marked by relatively strong macroeconomic performance, but uneven implementation of structural reforms. Recent economic performance has been mixed...

United Republic of Tanzania
			: Sixth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for a Six-Month Extension of the Policy Support Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the United Republic of Tanzania

United Republic of Tanzania : Sixth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for a Six-Month Extension of the Policy Support Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the United Republic of Tanzania »

Volume/Issue: 2017/180

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484306642.002

ISBN: 9781484306642

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania

Tanzania's macroeconomic performance has been strong, albeit with a recent deceleration in economic growth. GDP grew by 7 percent in 2016. High frequency data, however, suggest a weakening of economic activity in l...

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....

A Work in Progress
			: Integrating Markets for Goods, Labor, and Capital in the East African Community

A Work in Progress : Integrating Markets for Goods, Labor, and Capital in the East African Community »

Volume: 17

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Emre Alper , Wenjie Chen , Jemma Dridi , Herve Joly , and Fan Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475560350.087

ISBN: 9781475560350

Keywords: financial integration, East African Community, goods, labor, capital

This paper assesses the extent of economic and financial integration among the East African Community (EAC) along a number of dimensions and, where possible, whether integration has increased in the wake of the maj...

United Republic of Tanzania
			: United Republic of Tanzania: Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report

United Republic of Tanzania : United Republic of Tanzania: Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475566208.002

ISBN: 9781475566208

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania

This paper discusses Tanzania's Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). Tanzania's macroeconomic performance remains strong. Economic growth was robust during the first half of 2016. Inflation came...

Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Growth

Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa : Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Growth »

Volume: 16

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Montfort Mlachila , Ahmat Jidoud , Monique Newiak , Bozena Radzewicz-Bak , and Misa Takebe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475532401.087

ISBN: 9781475532401

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Cyclical Behavior of Fiscal Policy among Sub-Saharan African Countries

Cyclical Behavior of Fiscal Policy among Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Volume: 16

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Tetsuya Konuki , and Mauricio Villafuerte

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 August 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513563541.087

ISBN: 9781513563541

Keywords: Fiscal analysis, Fiscal policy, Cyclical indicators, Sub-Saharan Africa, Oil exporting states, fiscal policy, sub-saharan Africa, oil exporters, financial markets,

Excessively procyclical fiscal policy can be harmful. This paper investigates to what extent the fiscal policies of sub-Saharan African countries were procyclical in recent years and the reasons for the degree of f...

Expansion, récession ou prospérité? L'exploitation des richesses naturelles en Afrique subsaharienne

Expansion, récession ou prospérité? L'exploitation des richesses naturelles en Afrique subsaharienne »

Volume: 13

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Charlotte Lundgren , Alun Thomas , and Robert York

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 2013

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484374443.087

ISBN: 9781484374443

Keywords: oil, minerals, fiscal framework, governance, resource curse, Dutch disease, taxation, investment efficiency, capacity, extractive industries

Sizeable natural resource endowments and potentially large financial inflows from their extraction provide an unparalleled opportunity for economic growth and development in a growing number of sub-Saharan African...

Boom, Bust or Prosperity? Managing Sub-Saharan Africa's Natural Resource Wealth

Boom, Bust or Prosperity? Managing Sub-Saharan Africa's Natural Resource Wealth »

Volume: 13

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Charlotte Lundgren , Alun Thomas , and Robert York

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2013

Language: Portuguese

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484397466.087

ISBN: 9781484397466

Keywords: oil, minerals, fiscal framework, governance, resource curse, Dutch disease, taxation, investment efficiency, capacity, extractive industries

Sizeable natural resource endowments and potentially large financial inflows from their extraction provide an unparalleled opportunity for economic growth and development in a growing number of sub-Saharan African...

Fondo Monetario Internacional Informe Anual 2009
			: La lucha contra la crisis mundial

Fondo Monetario Internacional Informe Anual 2009 : La lucha contra la crisis mundial »

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 September 2009

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589068872.011

ISBN: 9781589068872

El Informe Anual 2009 del FMI describe la respuesta del Directorio Ejecutivo y el personal técnico de la institución a la crisis financiera mundial y a otros eventos ocurridos durante el ejercicio 2009, que abarca...

Capacity Building, Governance, and Economic Reform in Africa

Capacity Building, Governance, and Economic Reform in Africa »

Series: Seminar Volumes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060722.072

ISBN: 9781589060722

Keywords: les, pas, esp, growth rates, public sector

This volume, edited by Michel A. Dessart and Roland E. Ubogu, records the presentations made and discussions held during the Inaugural Seminar of the Joint Africa Institute (JAI). The JAI was established in Abidjan...