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IMF Executive Board Approves a US$9.95 Million Disbursement to Tonga

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$9.95 Million Disbursement to Tonga »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Tonga

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Tonga »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Tonga
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga »

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568041.002

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Statement by Ms. Mahasandana, Executive Director, and Mr. Mochtar, Alternate Executive Director, on Tonga January 25, 2021

Statement by Ms. Mahasandana, Executive Director, and Mr. Mochtar, Alternate Executive Director, on Tonga January 25, 2021 »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Tonga: 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Tonga: 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis

Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility—Debt Sustainability Analysis »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility — Informational Annex

Tonga: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility — Informational Annex »

Source: Tonga : 2020 Article IV Consultation and Request for Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Tonga

Volume/Issue: 2021/026

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513568041

Keywords: Public debt, External debt, COVID-19 , Natural disasters, Remittances, ISCR, CR, budget financing, growth potential, spending efficiency

Tonga's recovery following the devastation of the 2018 Cyclone Gita has been derailed by a double blow from the pandemic and Cyclone Harold. FY2020 GDP growth is estimated to fall to -21/2 percent due to domestic c...

Social Repercussions of Pandemics

Social Repercussions of Pandemics »

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philip Barrett , and Sophia Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567723.001

ISBN: 9781513567723

Keywords: Natural disasters, COVID-19 , Health, Communicable diseases, Personal income, crisis, disasters, epidemic, social unrest, WP

Epidemics may have social scarring effects, increasing the likelihood of social unrest. They may also have mitigating effect, suppressing unrest by dissuading social activities. Using a new monthly panel on social...

Social Repercussions of Pandemics1

Social Repercussions of Pandemics1 »

Source: Social Repercussions of Pandemics

Volume/Issue: 2021/021

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philip Barrett , and Sophia Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567723

Keywords: Natural disasters, COVID-19 , Health, Communicable diseases, Personal income, crisis, disasters, epidemic, social unrest, WP

Epidemics may have social scarring effects, increasing the likelihood of social unrest. They may also have mitigating effect, suppressing unrest by dissuading social activities. Using a new monthly panel on social...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with The Bahamas

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with The Bahamas »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567839.002

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

Statement by Louise Levonian, Executive Director for The Bahamas and Latoya Smith, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director January 22, 2021

Statement by Louise Levonian, Executive Director for The Bahamas and Latoya Smith, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director January 22, 2021 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2021/024

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513567839

Keywords: COVID-19 , Public debt, Commercial banks, Credit, Natural disasters, ISCR, CR, central bank of The Bahamas, IMF staff calculation, asset registry

The economic impact of COVID-19 on The Bahamas is unprecedented. The archipelago was just recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian in the fall of 2019, when the pandemic led to a sudden stop in tourism,...

We Are All in the Same Boat: Cross-Border Spillovers of Climate Risk through International Trade and Supply Chain

We Are All in the Same Boat: Cross-Border Spillovers of Climate Risk through International Trade and Supply Chain »

Volume/Issue: 2021/013

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alan Feng , and Haishi Li

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513564586.001

ISBN: 9781513564586

Keywords: Climate change, Stock markets, Foreign currency exposure, Financial sector, Natural disasters, climate risk, financial spillover, supply chain, financial stability, WP

Are assets in a landlocked country subject to sea-level rise risk? In this paper, we study the cross-border spillovers of physical climate risks through international trade and supply chain linkages. As we base our...

We Are All in the Same Boat: Cross-Border Spillovers of Climate Risk through International Trade and Supply Chain

We Are All in the Same Boat: Cross-Border Spillovers of Climate Risk through International Trade and Supply Chain »

Source: We Are All in the Same Boat: Cross-Border Spillovers of Climate Risk through International Trade and Supply Chain

Volume/Issue: 2021/013

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alan Feng , and Haishi Li

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513564586

Keywords: Climate change, Stock markets, Foreign currency exposure, Financial sector, Natural disasters, climate risk, financial spillover, supply chain, financial stability, WP

Are assets in a landlocked country subject to sea-level rise risk? In this paper, we study the cross-border spillovers of physical climate risks through international trade and supply chain linkages. As we base our...

Government Insurance Against Natural Disasters: An Application to the ECCU1

Government Insurance Against Natural Disasters: An Application to the ECCU1 »

Source: Government Insurance Against Natural Disasters: An Application to the ECCU

Volume/Issue: 2020/266

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alejandro Guerson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2020

ISBN: 9781513563329

Keywords: Insurance, Standing facilities, Natural disasters, Public debt, Stocks, ECCU, fiscal cycles, Monte Carlo experiment, debt sustainability., WP

This paper estimates insurance requirements against natural disasters (NDs) in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) using an insurance layering framework. The layers include a government saving fund, as well...

Government Insurance Against Natural Disasters: An Application to the ECCU

Government Insurance Against Natural Disasters: An Application to the ECCU »

Volume/Issue: 2020/266

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alejandro Guerson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513563329.001

ISBN: 9781513563329

Keywords: Insurance, Standing facilities, Natural disasters, Public debt, Stocks, ECCU, fiscal cycles, Monte Carlo experiment, debt sustainability., WP

This paper estimates insurance requirements against natural disasters (NDs) in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) using an insurance layering framework. The layers include a government saving fund, as well...

Perfect Storm: Climate Change and Tourism

Perfect Storm: Climate Change and Tourism »

Volume/Issue: 2020/243

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik , and Manuk Ghazanchyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559575.001

ISBN: 9781513559575

Keywords: Climate change, Tourism, Natural disasters, Public expenditure review, Estimation techniques, global warming, adaptation, resilience, Caribbean, WP

While the world's attention is on dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change remains a greater existential threat to vulnerable countries that are highly dependent on a weather-sensitive sector like tourism...

Perfect Storm: Climate Change and Tourism

Perfect Storm: Climate Change and Tourism »

Source: Perfect Storm: Climate Change and Tourism

Volume/Issue: 2020/243

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik , and Manuk Ghazanchyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513559575

Keywords: Climate change, Tourism, Natural disasters, Public expenditure review, Estimation techniques, global warming, adaptation, resilience, Caribbean, WP

While the world's attention is on dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change remains a greater existential threat to vulnerable countries that are highly dependent on a weather-sensitive sector like tourism...

In the Eye of the Storm Firms and Capital Destruction in India

In the Eye of the Storm Firms and Capital Destruction in India »

Volume/Issue: 2020/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Martino Pelli , Jeanne Tschopp , Natalia Bezmaternykh , and Kodjovi Eklou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513554488.001

ISBN: 9781513554488

Keywords: Comparative advantage, Total factor productivity, Capital productivity, Natural disasters, Productivity, WP, graphic tag0, ISIC firm, single-establishment firm, tropical storm

This paper examines the response of firms to capital destruction, using a new measure of firm exposure to tropical storms as a negative exogenous shock on firms' capital stock. Drawing on a panel of Indian manufact...

In the Eye of the Storm Firms and Capital Destruction in India*

In the Eye of the Storm Firms and Capital Destruction in India* »

Source: In the Eye of the Storm Firms and Capital Destruction in India

Volume/Issue: 2020/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Martino Pelli , Jeanne Tschopp , Natalia Bezmaternykh , and Kodjovi Eklou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513554488

Keywords: Comparative advantage, Total factor productivity, Capital productivity, Natural disasters, Productivity, WP, graphic tag0, ISIC firm, single-establishment firm, tropical storm

This paper examines the response of firms to capital destruction, using a new measure of firm exposure to tropical storms as a negative exogenous shock on firms' capital stock. Drawing on a panel of Indian manufact...

Bangladesh

Bangladesh »

Source: Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$217.7 million in Emergency Assistance for Bangladesh

IMF Executive Board Approves US$217.7 million in Emergency Assistance for Bangladesh »

Source: Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...

Bangladesh
			: Use of Fund Resources:  Request for Emergency Assistance:  Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh »

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451804256.002

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...

Statement by Adarsh Kishore, Executive Director for Bangladesh and Ranjit Bannerji, Senior Advisor to Executive Director April 2, 2008

Statement by Adarsh Kishore, Executive Director for Bangladesh and Ranjit Bannerji, Senior Advisor to Executive Director April 2, 2008 »

Source: Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...