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Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency (2007)

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Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589064638.069

ISBN: 9781589064638

Keywords: fiscal policy, eiti, fiscal transparency, fiscal regime, resource-rich countries

The Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency applies the principles of the revised IMF Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency (‘the Code') to the unique set of transparency problems faced by countries that der...

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			: Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries

Excerpt : Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/CPVIEAEX.073

ISBN: CPVIEAEX

Keywords: Agricultural sector, Balance of trade, Central banking, Central banks, Civil society, Commodities, Commodity price shocks, Commodity prices, Consumption, Credit

In the years following the global financial crisis, many low-income countries experienced rapid recovery and strong economic growth. However, many are now facing enormous difficulties because of rapidly rising food...

Fiscal Transparency Initiative

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Source: Fiscal Transparency Initiative : Integration of Natural Resource Management Issues

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 January 2019

ISBN: 9781513510224

Keywords: Public financial management, Fiscal policy, Fiscal transparency, Tax policy, Revenue administration, resource revenue, FTEs, resource-rich country, FTC, resource-rich

This paper integrates into the Fiscal Transparency Code (FTC) a new fourth pillar (Pillar IV) on natural resource revenue management. This completes the pending update to the IMF's FTC, as set out by staff in 2014...

Public Investment in Resource-Abundant Developing Countries

Public Investment in Resource-Abundant Developing Countries »

Source: Public Investment in Resource-Abundant Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2012/274

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Berg , Rafael Portillo , Susan Yang , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2012

ISBN: 9781475535563

Keywords: natural resource, resource-rich developing countries, DSGE models, investment expenditures, private capital, tax revenue,

Natural resource revenues provide a valuable source to finance public investment in developing countries, which frequently face borrowing constraints and tax revenue mobilization problems. This paper develops a dyn...

Calculating Sustainable Non-mineral Balances as Benchmarks for Fiscal Policy

Calculating Sustainable Non-mineral Balances as Benchmarks for Fiscal Policy »

Source: Calculating Sustainable Non-mineral Balances as Benchmarks for Fiscal Policy : The Case of Botswana

Volume/Issue: 2008/117

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jens Clausen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451869774

Keywords: Non-mineral balance, sustainability, mineral, resource-rich countries, mineral wealth, exhaustible resources, mineral resources,

Assuming a social welfare function that smoothes expenditure, this paper calculates a sustainability benchmark for the non-mineral balance in Botswana that is based on a notion of a "permanent income" from non-rene...

Investing Volatile Oil Revenues in Capital-Scarce Economies

Investing Volatile Oil Revenues in Capital-Scarce Economies »

Source: Investing Volatile Oil Revenues in Capital-Scarce Economies : An Application to Angola

Volume/Issue: 2013/147

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christine Richmond , Irene Yackovlev , and Susan Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484393000

Keywords: natural, resource, resource-rich, DSGE models, oil, budget constraint, government budget constraint, capital investment, Exhaustible Resources and Economic Development, Economic Growth of Open Economies

Natural resource revenues are an increasingly important financing source for public investment in many developing economies. Investing volatile resource revenues, however, may subject an economy to macroeconomic in...

Revised Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency

Revised Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency »

Source: Revised Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency

Volume/Issue: 2007/016

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 April 2007

ISBN: 9781498333573

Keywords: Standards and codes, Public financial management, Fiscal sector, Fiscal policy, Economic stabilization, Economic conditions, EITI, resource company, resource-rich country, fiscal regime

The Guide, which is a companion document to the IMF's Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency (2007), has been revised to reflect the new Code and to provide more recent examples of good practice by individua...

Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency

Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency »

Source: Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency

Volume/Issue: 2005/036

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2005

ISBN: 9781498331500

Keywords: Fiscal transparency, Lapse of time consideration, Revenue sources, Fiscal sector, Fiscal policy, Economic stabilization, Economic theory, Revenue administration, resource revenue, EITI

This guide gives a framework that covers the resource-specific issues to be considered in a fiscal transparency assessment, for example as part of a fiscal Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes (ROSCs). E...

Natural Resources, Volatility, and Inclusive Growth

Natural Resources, Volatility, and Inclusive Growth »

Source: Natural Resources, Volatility, and Inclusive Growth : Perspectives From the Middle East and North Africa

Volume/Issue: 2012/111

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mustapha Nabli , and Rabah Arezki

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2012

ISBN: 9781475503326

Keywords: Natural resources;, volatility;, inclusive growth;, Middle East and North Africa., resource-rich countries, natural resource, resource-poor countries, natural resource curse, Equity, Justice

This paper takes stock of the economic performance of resource rich countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) over the past forty years. While those countries have maintained high levels of income per ca...

I Clarity of Roles and Responsibilities

I Clarity of Roles and Responsibilities »

Source: Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency (2007)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589064638

Keywords: fiscal policy, eiti, fiscal transparency, fiscal regime, resource-rich countries

20. Much of resource revenue management hinges on the relationships between the government, national resource companies (NRCs), and international companies. These relationships must be clearly defined for al...