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Macroeconomic Implications of Financial Dollarization
			: The Case of Uruguay

Macroeconomic Implications of Financial Dollarization : The Case of Uruguay »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): R. Gelos , Alejandro Lopez Mejia , and Marco Piñón-Farah

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589067271.084

ISBN: 9781589067271

Keywords: Dollarization, Banking sector, Exchange rate regimes, External sector, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal reforms, inflation, monetary policy, central bank, foreign currency

Uruguay has experienced a remarkable recovery since the 2002 crisis, supported by sound policies and favorable external conditions. With the framework put in place in 2002, Uruguay abandoned an exchange rate peg in...

External Performance in Low-Income Countries

External Performance in Low-Income Countries »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Alessandro Prati , Luca Ricci , Lone Engbo Christiansen , Stephen Tokarick , and Thierry Tressel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616350536.084

ISBN: 9781616350536

Keywords: External sector, Low-income developing countries, Real effective exchange rates, exchange rate, current account, real exchange rate, foreign assets, net foreign assets

Assessments of exchange rate misalignments and external imbalances for low-income countries are challenging because methodologies developed for advanced and emerging economies cannot be automatically applied to poo...

International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2014
			: From stabilization to sustainable growth

International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2014 : From stabilization to sustainable growth »

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498315357.011

ISBN: 9781498315357

Keywords: Annual reports, Administrative and Capital budgets, Bilateral surveillance, External training programs, Executive Board, Financial sector surveillance, IMF, IMF Finance, IMF Lending, Fund budget

Seven years after the onset of the global financial crisis, the world still has a way to go to secure a sustainable recovery marked by strong growth that supports rapid job creation and benefits all, International...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

St. Kitts and Nevis: Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Request for Waiver of Applicability; Staff Report; Press Release

St. Kitts and Nevis: Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Request for Waiver of Applicability; Staff Report; Press Release »

Source: St. Kitts and Nevis : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Request for Waiver of Applicability; Staff Report; Press Release

Volume/Issue: 2014/49

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2014

ISBN: 9781475591552

Keywords: Employment policy, Economic indicators, Banking sector, Debt restructuring, Labor markets, Fiscal policy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Public debt, Press releases, Performance criteria waivers

This paper discusses St. Kitts and Nevis' Fifth and Sixth Reviews under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion (PC) and Request for Waiver of Applicability. All...

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under Stand-by Arrangement with St. Kitts and Nevis and Approves US$6.45 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under Stand-by Arrangement with St. Kitts and Nevis and Approves US$6.45 Million Disbursement »

Source: St. Kitts and Nevis : Fifth and Sixth Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Request for Waiver of Applicability; Staff Report; Press Release

Volume/Issue: 2014/49

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 February 2014

ISBN: 9781475591552

Keywords: Employment policy, Economic indicators, Banking sector, Debt restructuring, Labor markets, Fiscal policy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Public debt, Press releases, Performance criteria waivers

This paper discusses St. Kitts and Nevis' Fifth and Sixth Reviews under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion (PC) and Request for Waiver of Applicability. All...