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Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe
			: Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375402.086

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

Albania: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria

Albania: First Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria »

Source: Albania : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2014/211

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498323178

Keywords: public debt, fiscal risks, tax administration, tax revenue

KEY ISSUES Background: On February 28, the Executive Board approved a three-year Extended Arrangement with access of SDR 295.42 million (492.4 percent of quota). A purchase of SDR 23.55 million (about EUR 26.4 mil...

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Albania; Approves €26.7 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under Extended Fund Facility Arrangement for Albania; Approves €26.7 Million Disbursement »

Source: Albania : First Review Under the Extended Arrangement and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria

Volume/Issue: 2014/211

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498323178

Keywords: public debt, fiscal risks, tax administration, tax revenue

KEY ISSUES Background: On February 28, the Executive Board approved a three-year Extended Arrangement with access of SDR 295.42 million (492.4 percent of quota). A purchase of SDR 23.55 million (about EUR 26.4 mil...

Lessons in Fiscal Consolidation for the Successor States of the Soviet Union*

Lessons in Fiscal Consolidation for the Successor States of the Soviet Union* »

Source: Lessons in Fiscal Consolidation for the Successor States of the Soviet Union

Volume/Issue: 1993/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): George Kopits

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1993

ISBN: 9781451847444

Keywords: wage, fiscal activities, benefits, quasi-fiscal activities, budget deficit

This paper reviews lessons in fiscal consolidation for the former Soviet Union that emerge from the experience of Central and Eastern European economies in transition. A central lesson is the need to support the ma...

Fiscal Objective in the Post IMF Program World

Fiscal Objective in the Post IMF Program World »

Source: Fiscal Objective in the Post IMF Program World : The Case of Albania

Volume/Issue: 2010/77

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jiri Jonas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451982206

Keywords: public debt, debt ratio, fiscal rule, fiscal balance, National Deficit Surplus,

The paper discusses the challenges facing Albania's fiscal policy following the graduation from the IMF programs. It argues that Albania's public debt remains too high and needs to be reduced. Strengthening the fis...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement

Volume/Issue: 2005/88

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451800791

Keywords: expenditure, tax revenue, public expenditure, expenditure management, fiscal policy

This report presents an Ex Post Assessment of Albania's Longer-Term-Program Engagement with the IMF. Albania has been engaged in a series of IMF-supported programs since the beginning of transition. This report pro...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2011/313

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 October 2011

ISBN: 9781463922665

Keywords: public debt, current account, external debt, debt reduction, fiscal consolidation

The global crisis left Albania fairly unscathed and ushered in the needed economic rebalancing. The policy framework has been challenged in the post-crisis environment significant headwinds. Despite improvement, ex...

Albania: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation

Albania: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Albania : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2011/313

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 October 2011

ISBN: 9781463922665

Keywords: public debt, current account, external debt, debt reduction, fiscal consolidation

The global crisis left Albania fairly unscathed and ushered in the needed economic rebalancing. The policy framework has been challenged in the post-crisis environment significant headwinds. Despite improvement, ex...

Statement by Arrigo Sadun, Executive Director for Albania, and Francesco Spadafora, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, September 7, 2011

Statement by Arrigo Sadun, Executive Director for Albania, and Francesco Spadafora, Senior Advisor to Executive Director, September 7, 2011 »

Source: Albania : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2011/313

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 October 2011

ISBN: 9781463922665

Keywords: public debt, current account, external debt, debt reduction, fiscal consolidation

The global crisis left Albania fairly unscathed and ushered in the needed economic rebalancing. The policy framework has been challenged in the post-crisis environment significant headwinds. Despite improvement, ex...

Budget Institutions and Fiscal Performance in Low-Income Countries1

Budget Institutions and Fiscal Performance in Low-Income Countries1 »

Source: Budget Institutions and Fiscal Performance in Low-Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2010/80

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sophia Gollwitzer , Eteri Kvintradze , Tej Prakash , Luis-Felipe Zanna , Era Dabla-Norris , Richard Allen , Irene Yackovlev , and Victor Lledo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451982237

Keywords: Budget Institutions, Budget Systems, Low-Income Countries, Government Deficits, budget process, fiscal discipline, fiscal performance,

This paper presents, for the first time, multi-dimensional indices of the quality of budget institutions in low-income countries. The indices allow for benchmarking against the performance of middle-income countrie...