Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Issouf Samaké , and Nicola Spatafora
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2012
Keywords: Commodity Booms, export prices, commodity export, commodity exporters, exporters, import prices, Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance: General,
The experience of developing countries over 1990-2010 indicates that commodity prices have a significant impact on fiscal outcomes. Both revenue and expenditure rise in response to commodity (import or export) pric...