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Dissecting Economic Growth in Uruguay

Dissecting Economic Growth in Uruguay »

Source: Dissecting Economic Growth in Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2021/002

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natasha Che

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513564708

Keywords: Exports, Commodity prices, Real exchange rates, Total factor productivity, Exchange rates, economic growth, Uruguay, commodity price boom, sustainable growth, economy of Uruguay

Uruguay experienced one of its biggest economic booms in history during 2004-2014. Since then, growth has come down significantly. The paper investigates the various causes of the boom and discusses the sustainabil...

Dissecting Economic Growth in Uruguay

Dissecting Economic Growth in Uruguay »

Volume/Issue: 2021/002

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natasha Che

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513564708.001

ISBN: 9781513564708

Keywords: Exports, Commodity prices, Real exchange rates, Total factor productivity, Exchange rates, economic growth, Uruguay, commodity price boom, sustainable growth, economy of Uruguay

Uruguay experienced one of its biggest economic booms in history during 2004-2014. Since then, growth has come down significantly. The paper investigates the various causes of the boom and discusses the sustainabil...

Youth Unemployment in Uruguay

Youth Unemployment in Uruguay »

Volume/Issue: 2020/281

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jose L. Torres , and Sidonia McKenzie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513563947.001

ISBN: 9781513563947

Keywords: Unemployment, Labor markets, Unemployment rate, Employment, Labor, labor market, youth unemployment, labor rigidities, synthetic panel., WP

Uruguay enjoys favorable social outcomes, and its labor indicators are comparable to other Latin American countries, but its youth unemployment is one of the highest in the world. To help understand this duality, w...

Youth Unemployment in Uruguay

Youth Unemployment in Uruguay »

Source: Youth Unemployment in Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2020/281

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jose L. Torres , and Sidonia McKenzie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2020

ISBN: 9781513563947

Keywords: Unemployment, Labor markets, Unemployment rate, Employment, Labor, labor market, youth unemployment, labor rigidities, synthetic panel., WP

Uruguay enjoys favorable social outcomes, and its labor indicators are comparable to other Latin American countries, but its youth unemployment is one of the highest in the world. To help understand this duality, w...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation for Uruguay

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation for Uruguay »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530833.002

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

Uruguay
			: Selected Issues

Uruguay : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2020/52

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513530864.002

ISBN: 9781513530864

Keywords: Regional economics, Foreign investment, Gross domestic product, Economic recovery, Economic sectors, ISCR, CR, IMF, high-growth, WEO

This Selected Issues paper studies economic growth in Uruguay. Following the 2002 crisis, Uruguay had a remarkable economic recovery. The major growth acceleration in 2004-14 was explained by a combination of posit...

Statement by Mr. Chodos, Executive Director, and Mr. Vogel, Advisor on Uruguay February 19, 2020

Statement by Mr. Chodos, Executive Director, and Mr. Vogel, Advisor on Uruguay February 19, 2020 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/52

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530864

Keywords: Regional economics, Foreign investment, Gross domestic product, Economic recovery, Economic sectors, ISCR, CR, IMF, high-growth, WEO

This Selected Issues paper studies economic growth in Uruguay. Following the 2002 crisis, Uruguay had a remarkable economic recovery. The major growth acceleration in 2004-14 was explained by a combination of posit...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/52

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530864

Keywords: Regional economics, Foreign investment, Gross domestic product, Economic recovery, Economic sectors, ISCR, CR, IMF, high-growth, WEO

This Selected Issues paper studies economic growth in Uruguay. Following the 2002 crisis, Uruguay had a remarkable economic recovery. The major growth acceleration in 2004-14 was explained by a combination of posit...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/52

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530864

Keywords: Regional economics, Foreign investment, Gross domestic product, Economic recovery, Economic sectors, ISCR, CR, IMF, high-growth, WEO

This Selected Issues paper studies economic growth in Uruguay. Following the 2002 crisis, Uruguay had a remarkable economic recovery. The major growth acceleration in 2004-14 was explained by a combination of posit...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2020/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513530833

Keywords: Balance of payments, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Central banks, ISCR, CR, target range, percent change, percent of GDP

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay highlights that the country enjoys political stability, strong governance and institutions, and a high degree of social cohesion. Following a decade and a half of robu...

Sovereign Asset and Liability Management in Emerging Market Countries: The Case of Uruguay

Sovereign Asset and Liability Management in Emerging Market Countries: The Case of Uruguay »

Volume/Issue: 2019/290

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): André Amante , Phillip Anderson , Thordur Jonasson , Herman Kamil , and Michael Papaioannou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513511696.001

ISBN: 9781513511696

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial management, Financial markets, Financial statements, Financial institutions, Public Debt Management, Financial Risk, Foreign Exchange Hedging, Government Securities Markets, WP

This paper provides an overview of the strategic and operational issues as well as institutional challenges, related to the implementation of the Sovereign Asset and Liability Management (SALM) approach. Applicati...

Sovereign Asset and Liability Management in Emerging Market Countries: The Case of Uruguay

Sovereign Asset and Liability Management in Emerging Market Countries: The Case of Uruguay »

Source: Sovereign Asset and Liability Management in Emerging Market Countries: The Case of Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2019/290

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): André Amante , Phillip Anderson , Thordur Jonasson , Herman Kamil , and Michael Papaioannou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513511696

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial management, Financial markets, Financial statements, Financial institutions, Public Debt Management, Financial Risk, Foreign Exchange Hedging, Government Securities Markets, WP

This paper provides an overview of the strategic and operational issues as well as institutional challenges, related to the implementation of the Sovereign Asset and Liability Management (SALM) approach. Applicati...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484399880

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Development, Gross domestic product, Public sector, Economic indicators, Economic policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, International reserves, percent of GDP

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay has preserved macroeconomic stability in the wake of the turbulence in the region due to prudent policies and the accumulation of buffers over the years. With th...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484399880.002

ISBN: 9781484399880

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Development, Gross domestic product, Public sector, Economic indicators, Economic policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, International reserves, percent of GDP

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay has preserved macroeconomic stability in the wake of the turbulence in the region due to prudent policies and the accumulation of buffers over the years. With th...

Uruguay
			: Selected Issues

Uruguay : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484399958.002

ISBN: 9781484399958

Keywords: Exchange rates, Foreign exchange intervention, Real effective exchange rates, Exchange rate policy, Central banks, BCU, exchange rate, agricultural raw material, volatility, real exchange rate

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the sectoral trends and the impact of the real effective exchange rate (REER) changes on sectoral exports using the detailed product data from the United Nations' Commodity Trade...

Statement by Mr. Lopetegui and Mr. Vogel on UruguayFebruary 13, 2019

Statement by Mr. Lopetegui and Mr. Vogel on UruguayFebruary 13, 2019 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484399880

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Development, Gross domestic product, Public sector, Economic indicators, Economic policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, International reserves, percent of GDP

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay has preserved macroeconomic stability in the wake of the turbulence in the region due to prudent policies and the accumulation of buffers over the years. With th...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484399880

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Development, Gross domestic product, Public sector, Economic indicators, Economic policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, International reserves, percent of GDP

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay has preserved macroeconomic stability in the wake of the turbulence in the region due to prudent policies and the accumulation of buffers over the years. With th...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484399880

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Development, Gross domestic product, Public sector, Economic indicators, Economic policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, International reserves, percent of GDP

This Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay has preserved macroeconomic stability in the wake of the turbulence in the region due to prudent policies and the accumulation of buffers over the years. With th...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484399958

Keywords: Exchange rates, Foreign exchange intervention, Real effective exchange rates, Exchange rate policy, Central banks, BCU, exchange rate, agricultural raw material, volatility, real exchange rate

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the sectoral trends and the impact of the real effective exchange rate (REER) changes on sectoral exports using the detailed product data from the United Nations' Commodity Trade...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484399958

Keywords: Exchange rates, Foreign exchange intervention, Real effective exchange rates, Exchange rate policy, Central banks, BCU, exchange rate, agricultural raw material, volatility, real exchange rate

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the sectoral trends and the impact of the real effective exchange rate (REER) changes on sectoral exports using the detailed product data from the United Nations' Commodity Trade...

Banca central en Am�rica Latina

Banca central en Am�rica Latina »

Source: Banca central en América Latina : El camino hacia adelante

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: CEMLA/Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinamericano

Publication Date: 31 July 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484343241

Keywords: Argentina, Bolivia, Central bank autonomy, Central banks, Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Ecuador, Financial stability, Intervention

Los bancos centrales de América Latina han avanzado considerablemente en la creación de un entorno de estabilidad de precios que propicie el crecimiento económico sostenible. Examinamos estos logros y analizamos lo...

Banca central en América Latina
			: El camino hacia adelante

Banca central en América Latina : El camino hacia adelante »

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: CEMLA/Centro de Estudios Monetarios Latinamericano

Publication Date: 31 July 2018

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484343241.001

ISBN: 9781484343241

Keywords: Argentina, Bolivia, Central bank autonomy, Central banks, Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Ecuador, Financial stability, Intervention

Los bancos centrales de América Latina han avanzado considerablemente en la creación de un entorno de estabilidad de precios que propicie el crecimiento económico sostenible. Examinamos estos logros y analizamos lo...

1. A Synchronized Global Upturn and the Outlook for the United States and Canada

1. A Synchronized Global Upturn and the Outlook for the United States and Canada »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

The world economy and global trade are experiencing a broad-based cyclical upswing. Since October 2017, global growth outcomes and the outlook for 2018–19 have improved across all regions, reinf...

Country Groups and Country Abbreviations

Country Groups and Country Abbreviations »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

Country Groups CAPDR Caribbean Commodity Exp...

3. Credibilidad, comunicación y prociclicidad de la política monetaria en América Latina

3. Credibilidad, comunicación y prociclicidad de la política monetaria en América Latina »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

El efecto inflacionario de una depreciación importante y persistente del tipo de cambio ha llevado a reexaminar las respuestas de política monetaria de los bancos centrales de América Latina tra...

3. Credibility, Communication, and Monetary Policy Procyclicality in Latin America

3. Credibility, Communication, and Monetary Policy Procyclicality in Latin America »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

The inflationary impact of large and persistent exchange rate depreciation has prompted a reexamination of the monetary policy response of central banks in Latin America in the face of large ext...

4. Fiscal Multipliers: How Will Consolidation Affect Latin America and the Caribbean?

4. Fiscal Multipliers: How Will Consolidation Affect Latin America and the Caribbean? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

Lower global commodity prices, slower growth, and the past use of expansionary policies have contributed to rising public debt in many countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, precipitating...

4. Multiplicadores fiscales: El impacto de la consolidación en América Latina y el Caribe

4. Multiplicadores fiscales: El impacto de la consolidación en América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

Los menores precios de las materias primas, el crecimiento más lento y el uso de políticas expansivas han contribuido al aumento de la deuda pública en muchos países de América Latina y el Carib...

2. Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean: The Right Policy Mix for Sustaining the Recovery

2. Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean: The Right Policy Mix for Sustaining the Recovery »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

Following a contraction in 2016, growth in Latin America and the Caribbean turned positive in 2017, owing to both a favorable external environment and improving domestic conditions. Growth is ex...

2. Perspectivas para América Latina y el Caribe: La combinación adecuada de políticas para sustentar la recuperación

2. Perspectivas para América Latina y el Caribe: La combinación adecuada de políticas para sustentar la recuperación »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

Tras sufrir una contracción en 2016, el crecimiento en América Latina y el Caribe retornó a terreno positivo en 2017, gracias a un favorable entorno externo y mejoras en las condiciones internas...

5. Pobreza y desigualdad en América Latina: Avances durante el boom de las materias primas, pero perspectivas inciertas

5. Pobreza y desigualdad en América Latina: Avances durante el boom de las materias primas, pero perspectivas inciertas »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

América Latina ha logrado avances impresionantes en la reducción de la desigualdad y la pobreza desde el inicio del siglo, pero sigue siendo la región más desigual del mundo. Los avances fueron...

5. Poverty and Inequality in Latin America: Gains during the Commodity Boom but an Uncertain Outlook

5. Poverty and Inequality in Latin America: Gains during the Commodity Boom but an Uncertain Outlook »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

Latin America has made impressive progress in reducing inequality and poverty since the turn of the century, although it remains the most unequal region in the world. The declines in inequality...

Publications from the Western Hemisphere Department, April 2017–March 2018

Publications from the Western Hemisphere Department, April 2017–March 2018 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

Departmental Paper No. 18/05 Growing Pains: Is Latin America Prepared for Population Aging? Lorenzo Figliuoli; Valentina Flamini; Rosalind Mo...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department
			: Seizing the Momentum

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339879.086

ISBN: 9781484339879

The world economy and global trade are experiencing a broad-based cyclical upswing. Since October 2017, global growth outcomes and the outlook for 2018-19 have improved across all regions, reinforced by the expecte...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department
			: Seizing the Momentum

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484348925.086

ISBN: 9781484348925

The world economy and global trade are experiencing a broad-based cyclical upswing. Since October 2017, global growth outcomes and the outlook for 2018-19 have improved across all regions, reinforced by the expecte...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

The world economy and global trade are experiencing a broad-based cyclical upswing. Since October 2017, global growth outcomes and the outlook for 2018-19 have improved across all regions, reinforced by the expecte...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339879

The world economy and global trade are experiencing a broad-based cyclical upswing. Since October 2017, global growth outcomes and the outlook for 2018-19 have improved across all regions, reinforced by the expecte...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

The world economy and global trade are experiencing a broad-based cyclical upswing. Since October 2017, global growth outcomes and the outlook for 2018-19 have improved across all regions, reinforced by the expecte...

1. Un repunte generalizado del crecimiento a escala mundial y perspectivas para Estados Unidos y Canadá

1. Un repunte generalizado del crecimiento a escala mundial y perspectivas para Estados Unidos y Canadá »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Western Hemisphere Department : Seizing the Momentum

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 May 2018

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484348925

La economía mundial y el comercio internacional están experimentando una expansión cíclica generalizada. Desde octubre de 2017, la evolución del crecimiento mundial y las perspectivas para 2018–...

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2018/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484353059.001

ISBN: 9781484353059

Keywords: Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Taxation, Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Argentina, Fiscal policy, Guatemala, Jamaica

This paper presents a new database of fiscal consolidations for 14 Latin American and Caribbean economies during 1989-2016. We focus on discretionary changes in taxes and government spending primarily motivated by...

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean1

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean1 »

Source: A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2018/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353059

Keywords: Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Taxation, Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Argentina, Fiscal policy, Guatemala, Jamaica

This paper presents a new database of fiscal consolidations for 14 Latin American and Caribbean economies during 1989-2016. We focus on discretionary changes in taxes and government spending primarily motivated by...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/23

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338322

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Flexible exchange rates, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal consolidation, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the fiscal adjustment in Uruguay is on track. Fiscal policy has been countercyclical in 2017, with higher income tax receipts partly offset by rising pension and he...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/23

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484338322.002

ISBN: 9781484338322

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Flexible exchange rates, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal consolidation, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the fiscal adjustment in Uruguay is on track. Fiscal policy has been countercyclical in 2017, with higher income tax receipts partly offset by rising pension and he...

Uruguay
			: Selected Issues

Uruguay : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/24

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339824.002

ISBN: 9781484339824

Keywords: Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Employment, Economies, Gross domestic product, Credit, Exchange rates, exchange rate movement, pass-through, VAR

This Selected Issues paper investigates the impact of exchange rate movements on private consumption in Uruguay. Uruguay is a highly dollarized economy, which makes the relationship between exchange rate movements...

Statement by Adrian Armas, Executive Director for Uruguay and David Vogel, Senior Advisor to Executive Director January 22, 2018

Statement by Adrian Armas, Executive Director for Uruguay and David Vogel, Senior Advisor to Executive Director January 22, 2018 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/23

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338322

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Flexible exchange rates, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal consolidation, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the fiscal adjustment in Uruguay is on track. Fiscal policy has been countercyclical in 2017, with higher income tax receipts partly offset by rising pension and he...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/24

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484339824

Keywords: Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Employment, Economies, Gross domestic product, Credit, Exchange rates, exchange rate movement, pass-through, VAR

This Selected Issues paper investigates the impact of exchange rate movements on private consumption in Uruguay. Uruguay is a highly dollarized economy, which makes the relationship between exchange rate movements...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/24

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484339824

Keywords: Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Employment, Economies, Gross domestic product, Credit, Exchange rates, exchange rate movement, pass-through, VAR

This Selected Issues paper investigates the impact of exchange rate movements on private consumption in Uruguay. Uruguay is a highly dollarized economy, which makes the relationship between exchange rate movements...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/24

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484339824

Keywords: Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Employment, Economies, Gross domestic product, Credit, Exchange rates, exchange rate movement, pass-through, VAR

This Selected Issues paper investigates the impact of exchange rate movements on private consumption in Uruguay. Uruguay is a highly dollarized economy, which makes the relationship between exchange rate movements...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/24

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484339824

Keywords: Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Employment, Economies, Gross domestic product, Credit, Exchange rates, exchange rate movement, pass-through, VAR

This Selected Issues paper investigates the impact of exchange rate movements on private consumption in Uruguay. Uruguay is a highly dollarized economy, which makes the relationship between exchange rate movements...

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/23

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338322

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Flexible exchange rates, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal consolidation, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the fiscal adjustment in Uruguay is on track. Fiscal policy has been countercyclical in 2017, with higher income tax receipts partly offset by rising pension and he...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/23

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338322

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Flexible exchange rates, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal consolidation, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights that the fiscal adjustment in Uruguay is on track. Fiscal policy has been countercyclical in 2017, with higher income tax receipts partly offset by rising pension and he...

Chapter 5. Barriers to Integration for Pension Funds

Chapter 5. Barriers to Integration for Pension Funds »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Pension funds are becoming increasingly important in financial markets in the LA-7 (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay). The size of these pension funds has surpassed 17 percent of GD...

Chapter 3. Barriers to Integration in Banking

Chapter 3. Barriers to Integration in Banking »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Banking systems are the largest financial intermediaries in the LA-7 countries (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay), amounting to about 100 percent of LA-7 GDP. Brazil’s banking syste...

Chapter 6. Barriers to Integration in Capital Markets

Chapter 6. Barriers to Integration in Capital Markets »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Market capitalizations in the LA-7 (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay) are moderate in size by emerging market standards; however, continued growth and development will depend on imp...

Chapter 4. Barriers to Integration in the Insurance Sector

Chapter 4. Barriers to Integration in the Insurance Sector »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

In the countries that make up the LA-7 (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay), insurance penetration (measured by premiums in percent of GDP) remains low, ranging from 1 to 4 percentage...

Chapter 2. Benefits of More Global and Regional Financial Integration in Latin America

Chapter 2. Benefits of More Global and Regional Financial Integration in Latin America »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

After a period of endemic economic and financial crises during the 1980s to 1990s, many Latin American countries opened up their previously closed economies to international financial institutions at the tur...

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 1. Introduction »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Many factors indicate that now may be the time for Latin American economies to work toward greater regional financial integration. This would not be a substitute for wider integration in the world economy; s...

Chapter 7. Legal Barriers to Regional Financial Integration in Latin America

Chapter 7. Legal Barriers to Regional Financial Integration in Latin America »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Legal frameworks shape the context in which economic transactions take place, both within a given economy and between economies. Laws and regulations allow private economic agents to establish and (re)organi...

Chapter 8. Regional Initiatives to Achieve Financial Integration

Chapter 8. Regional Initiatives to Achieve Financial Integration »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

This chapter takes stock of existing efforts at regional financial integration. Integration initiatives have a long history in Latin America; however, many have lost momentum after initial enthusiasm. This c...

Chapter 9. Risks and Mitigation for Financial Integration

Chapter 9. Risks and Mitigation for Financial Integration »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Financial integration and the resulting interconnections among financial and nonfinancial institutions provide benefits and risks for countries. As articulated in earlier chapters in this book, financial int...

Financial Integration in Latin America
			: A New Strategy for a New Normal

Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal »

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513520247.071

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

With growth slowing across much of the Latin America as a result of the end of the commodity supercycle and economic rebalancing in China, as well as fragmentation of the international banking system, policies to s...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

With growth slowing across much of the Latin America as a result of the end of the commodity supercycle and economic rebalancing in China, as well as fragmentation of the international banking system, policies to s...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

With growth slowing across much of the Latin America as a result of the end of the commodity supercycle and economic rebalancing in China, as well as fragmentation of the international banking system, policies to s...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay »

Source: Uruguay : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/28

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573589

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Economic recovery, Economic indicators, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Staff Reports, Uruguay

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay is demonstrating resilience in the face of recessions in its large neighbors. The economic slowdown has bottomed out in 2016 and there are signs that the ec...

Uruguay
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Uruguay : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/28

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475573589.002

ISBN: 9781475573589

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Economic recovery, Economic indicators, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Staff Reports, Uruguay

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay is demonstrating resilience in the face of recessions in its large neighbors. The economic slowdown has bottomed out in 2016 and there are signs that the ec...

Uruguay
			: Selected Issues

Uruguay : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475573626.002

ISBN: 9781475573626

Keywords: Pensions, Population, Interest rates, Liquidity, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, Welfare, Stress testing, Social policy, Dollarization

This Selected Issues paper presents an overview of inter-sectoral exposures in Uruguay. The Uruguayan financial system has been characterized by solid balance sheets, a low level of credit, and continued high dolla...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573626

Keywords: Pensions, Population, Interest rates, Liquidity, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, Welfare, Stress testing, Social policy, Dollarization

This Selected Issues paper presents an overview of inter-sectoral exposures in Uruguay. The Uruguayan financial system has been characterized by solid balance sheets, a low level of credit, and continued high dolla...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573626

Keywords: Pensions, Population, Interest rates, Liquidity, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, Welfare, Stress testing, Social policy, Dollarization

This Selected Issues paper presents an overview of inter-sectoral exposures in Uruguay. The Uruguayan financial system has been characterized by solid balance sheets, a low level of credit, and continued high dolla...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573626

Keywords: Pensions, Population, Interest rates, Liquidity, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, Welfare, Stress testing, Social policy, Dollarization

This Selected Issues paper presents an overview of inter-sectoral exposures in Uruguay. The Uruguayan financial system has been characterized by solid balance sheets, a low level of credit, and continued high dolla...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573626

Keywords: Pensions, Population, Interest rates, Liquidity, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, Welfare, Stress testing, Social policy, Dollarization

This Selected Issues paper presents an overview of inter-sectoral exposures in Uruguay. The Uruguayan financial system has been characterized by solid balance sheets, a low level of credit, and continued high dolla...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573626

Keywords: Pensions, Population, Interest rates, Liquidity, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, Welfare, Stress testing, Social policy, Dollarization

This Selected Issues paper presents an overview of inter-sectoral exposures in Uruguay. The Uruguayan financial system has been characterized by solid balance sheets, a low level of credit, and continued high dolla...

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Uruguay : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/28

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573589

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Economic recovery, Economic indicators, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Staff Reports, Uruguay

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay is demonstrating resilience in the face of recessions in its large neighbors. The economic slowdown has bottomed out in 2016 and there are signs that the ec...

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Uruguay : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/28

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573589

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Economic recovery, Economic indicators, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Staff Reports, Uruguay

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that Uruguay is demonstrating resilience in the face of recessions in its large neighbors. The economic slowdown has bottomed out in 2016 and there are signs that the ec...

Central Banking in Latin America

Central Banking in Latin America »

Source: Central Banking in Latin America : The Way Forward

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475543353

Keywords: Central Banking, Monetary Policy, Macroprudential Policy, Latin America.

Latin America's central banks have made substantial progress towards delivering an environment of price stability that is supportive of sustainable economic growth. We review these achievements, and discuss remaini...

Central Banking in Latin America
			: The Way Forward

Central Banking in Latin America : The Way Forward »

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475543353.001

ISBN: 9781475543353

Keywords: Central Banking, Monetary Policy, Macroprudential Policy, Latin America.

Latin America's central banks have made substantial progress towards delivering an environment of price stability that is supportive of sustainable economic growth. We review these achievements, and discuss remaini...

Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth

Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth »

Source: Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth : A Path Forward

Volume/Issue: 2016/029

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2016

ISBN: 9781498345651

Keywords: Trade policy, International trade agreements, Trading systems, Economic growth, Technology transfer, RTAs, WTO member, regional agreement, WTO, multilateral negotiation

Reinvigorating trade integration should be a key component of the global policy agenda to boost growth. Trade policy's new frontiers such as services, regulatory cooperation, and trade and investment complementarit...

Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth

Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth »

Source: Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth : A Path Forward

Volume/Issue: 2016/029

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2016

ISBN: 9781498345651

Keywords: Trade policy, International trade agreements, Trading systems, Economic growth, Technology transfer, RTAs, WTO member, regional agreement, WTO, multilateral negotiation

Reinvigorating trade integration should be a key component of the global policy agenda to boost growth. Trade policy's new frontiers such as services, regulatory cooperation, and trade and investment complementarit...

Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth
			:  A Path Forward

Group of Twenty - Reinvigorating Trade to Support Growth : A Path Forward »

Volume/Issue: 2016/029

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 May 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345651.007

ISBN: 9781498345651

Keywords: Trade policy, International trade agreements, Trading systems, Economic growth, Technology transfer, RTAs, WTO member, regional agreement, WTO, multilateral negotiation

Reinvigorating trade integration should be a key component of the global policy agenda to boost growth. Trade policy's new frontiers such as services, regulatory cooperation, and trade and investment complementarit...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Uruguay »

Source: Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2016/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475515039

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, debt, monetary fund, exchange, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay

Uruguay has achieved more than a decade of high and inclusive economic growth, supported by social stability and reduced regional linkages. The country has weathered the recent global and regional headwinds relativ...

Uruguay

Uruguay »

Volume/Issue: 2016/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475515039.002

ISBN: 9781475515039

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, debt, monetary fund, exchange, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay

Uruguay has achieved more than a decade of high and inclusive economic growth, supported by social stability and reduced regional linkages. The country has weathered the recent global and regional headwinds relativ...

Uruguay
			: Selected Issues

Uruguay : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2016/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498384223.002

ISBN: 9781498384223

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, financial development, collateral, monetary fund, financial institutions, banking sector

This paper examines the dimensions in which Uruguay's financial development is lagging, and the benefits that might accrue if obstacles to development in these areas were removed. The analysis focuses on the fricti...

Statement by Mr. Chodos, Executive Director on Uruguay, and Mr. Vogel, Advisor to Executive Director Board Meeting, February 8, 2016

Statement by Mr. Chodos, Executive Director on Uruguay, and Mr. Vogel, Advisor to Executive Director Board Meeting, February 8, 2016 »

Source: Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2016/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475515039

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, debt, monetary fund, exchange, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay

Uruguay has achieved more than a decade of high and inclusive economic growth, supported by social stability and reduced regional linkages. The country has weathered the recent global and regional headwinds relativ...

Uruguay: Selected Issues Paper

Uruguay: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498384223

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, financial development, collateral, monetary fund, financial institutions, banking sector

This paper examines the dimensions in which Uruguay's financial development is lagging, and the benefits that might accrue if obstacles to development in these areas were removed. The analysis focuses on the fricti...

Uruguay: Selected Issues Paper

Uruguay: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498384223

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, financial development, collateral, monetary fund, financial institutions, banking sector

This paper examines the dimensions in which Uruguay's financial development is lagging, and the benefits that might accrue if obstacles to development in these areas were removed. The analysis focuses on the fricti...

Uruguay: Selected Issues Paper

Uruguay: Selected Issues Paper »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498384223

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Uruguay, financial development, collateral, monetary fund, financial institutions, banking sector

This paper examines the dimensions in which Uruguay's financial development is lagging, and the benefits that might accrue if obstacles to development in these areas were removed. The analysis focuses on the fricti...

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2016/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475515039

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, debt, monetary fund, exchange, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay

Uruguay has achieved more than a decade of high and inclusive economic growth, supported by social stability and reduced regional linkages. The country has weathered the recent global and regional headwinds relativ...

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Uruguay: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2016/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475515039

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, debt, monetary fund, exchange, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay

Uruguay has achieved more than a decade of high and inclusive economic growth, supported by social stability and reduced regional linkages. The country has weathered the recent global and regional headwinds relativ...

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking »

Source: Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking

Volume/Issue: 2015/249

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalya Martynova , Lev Ratnovski , and Razvan Vlahu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513517582

Keywords: Risk-Taking, Repo Markets, Crises, bank, risk, bank risk, capital, Government Policy and Regulation, Crises.,

Traditional theory suggests that more profitable banks should have lower risk-taking incentives. Then why did many profitable banks choose to invest in untested financial instruments before the crisis, realizing si...

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking »

Volume/Issue: 2015/249

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalya Martynova , Lev Ratnovski , and Razvan Vlahu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513517582.001

ISBN: 9781513517582

Keywords: Risk-Taking, Repo Markets, Crises, bank, risk, bank risk, capital, Government Policy and Regulation, Crises.,

Traditional theory suggests that more profitable banks should have lower risk-taking incentives. Then why did many profitable banks choose to invest in untested financial instruments before the crisis, realizing si...

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas, riesgos y políticas

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas, riesgos y políticas »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

El crecimiento mundial se mantiene moderado y desigual. Después de registrar un retroceso a principios de 2015, el ritmo de la actividad mundial repuntó, pero las perspectivas de crecimiento sig...

4. Integración comercial en América Latina y el Caribe: Entusiasmo, esperanza y realidad

4. Integración comercial en América Latina y el Caribe: Entusiasmo, esperanza y realidad »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

La región de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) está menos abierta al comercio exterior que la mayoría de las otras regiones de mercados emergentes. En este capítulo se observa que en la mayoría d...

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

La actividad económica en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) está atravesando una desaceleración prolongada, en tándem con una mayor debilidad de los fundamentos económicos subyacentes. Se proyect...

5. Promoción del desarrollo financiero en América Latina y el Caribe

5. Promoción del desarrollo financiero en América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

En los últimos años, muchos países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) hicieron grandes esfuerzos para desarrollar sus sistemas financieros. En este capítulo se analiza el estado actual del desa...

Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental
			: Ajustando bajo presión

Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513540610.086

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

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Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

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Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

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Resumen ejecutivo

Resumen ejecutivo »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

Después de registrar un retroceso a principios de 2015, el ritmo de la actividad mundial repuntó, pero las perspectivas de crecimiento siguen siendo moderadas, tanto a corto como a mediano plazo. La recupera...