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Perspectives économiques régionales, Octobre 2010 
			: Afrique subsaharienne: Résilience et risques

Perspectives économiques régionales, Octobre 2010 : Afrique subsaharienne: Résilience et risques »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 October 2010

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589069657.086

ISBN: 9781589069657

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, monetary policy, exchange rate regimes, oil exporters, fixed exchange rate, exchange rates, floating exchange rate, importing countries, oil-importing countries

The five Regional Economic Outlooks published biannually by the IMF cover Asia and Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and the Western Hemisphere. In each volume, recent economic...

Stock Market Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Stock Market Development in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Stock Market Development in Sub-Saharan Africa : Critical Issues and Challenges

Volume/Issue: 2007/209

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Charles Komla Adjasi , and Charles Amo Yartey

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2007

ISBN: 9781451867732

Keywords: stock market, stock exchange, stock market development, stock exchanges

This paper examines the economic importance of stock markets in Africa. It discusses policy options for promoting the development of the stock market in Africa. The results of the paper show that the stock markets...

Pace and Sequencing of Economic Policies

Pace and Sequencing of Economic Policies »

Source: Pace and Sequencing of Economic Policies

Volume/Issue: 2005/118

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Zalduendo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451861372

Keywords: Growth, factor analysis, equation, correlation, trade liberalization, standard error, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Development Planning and Policy: Other, Economywide Country Studies: General,

This paper examines the design of economic policies using factor analysis, which has several advantages; in particular, it limits the problems that typically arise from the high correlation of economic policy indic...

Wage Gaps and Development

Wage Gaps and Development »

Source: Wage Gaps and Development : Lessons from U.S. History

Volume/Issue: 2007/105

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alex Mourmouras , and Peter Rangazas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2007

ISBN: 9781451866698

Keywords: economic development, schooling, fertility, rural-urban wage gaps, structural transformation, calibrated dynamic general equilibrium models, farm, wage, farming, worker

During the course of development, wages and labor productivity are much higher in the nonfarm sectors of the economy than in agriculture. In this paper, we examine the sources and consequences of wage and productiv...

Interest Rates, Credit Rationing, and Investment in Developing Countries

Interest Rates, Credit Rationing, and Investment in Developing Countries »

Source: Interest Rates, Credit Rationing, and Investment in Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2003/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mwanza Nkusu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2003

ISBN: 9781451848441

Keywords: institutions, bank loans, macroeconomic stability, inflation, bank credit, banking, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Development,

This paper examines the impact of interest rates and inflation on bank loans and investment within a framework that mimics the financial sectors prevailing in most low-income developing countries. The paper emphasi...

Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa

Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa »

Source: Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa : Progress and Prospects

Volume/Issue: 2005/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jacqueline Irving

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451861419

Keywords: capital markets development, stock exchange, capital markets, stock exchanges, stock market, capital market, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

This paper assesses whether regional cooperation and integration of stock exchanges in eastern and southern Africa could offer a way of overcoming impediments to the exchanges' development. The paper concludes that...

Comesa and Sadc

Comesa and Sadc »

Source: Comesa and Sadc : Prospects and Challenges for Regional Trade Integration

Volume/Issue: 2004/227

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Padamja Khandelwal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2004

ISBN: 9781451875447

Keywords: COMESA, SADC, Economic Partnership Agreements, rules of origin, external tariff, intraregional trade, open regionalism, Regional Development Policy,

Regional integration has been seen in Africa as a means of encouraging trade and securing economies of scale. This paper examines in detail the prospects and challenges for trade expansion in the two most prominent...

Welfare Implications of HIV/AIDS

Welfare Implications of HIV/AIDS »

Source: Welfare Implications of HIV/AIDS

Volume/Issue: 2003/118

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Markus Haacker , and N. Crafts

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2003

ISBN: 9781451854107

Keywords: HIV/AIDS, value of statistical life, life expectancy, mortality rates, hiv, prevalence rate, Health: General, Welfare and Poverty: General, General Welfare, Economic Development: General,

The paper evaluates the impact of HIV/AIDS on welfare in several countries affected by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Unlike studies focusing on the impact of HIV/AIDS on GDP per capita, we evaluate the impact of increased...

Appendice statistique

Appendice statistique »

Source: Perspectives économiques régionales, Octobre 2010 : Afrique subsaharienne: Résilience et risques

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 October 2010

Language: French

ISBN: 9781589069657

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, monetary policy, exchange rate regimes, oil exporters, fixed exchange rate, exchange rates, floating exchange rate, importing countries, oil-importing countries

Sauf indication contraire, les données et projections utilisées dans ce rapport reposent sur les estimations des services du FMI au 23 septembre 2010 et correspondent à celles qui ont servi pour l’édition de...

1. Résilience et risques

1. Résilience et risques »

Source: Perspectives économiques régionales, Octobre 2010 : Afrique subsaharienne: Résilience et risques

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 October 2010

Language: French

ISBN: 9781589069657

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, monetary policy, exchange rate regimes, oil exporters, fixed exchange rate, exchange rates, floating exchange rate, importing countries, oil-importing countries

Introduction Le redressement de l’Afrique subsaharienne au lendemain de la crise financière mondiale se poursuit à un rythme soutenu. Après avoir accusé une baisse sensible pour s’ét...