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Financial Policy Workshops
			: The Case of Kenya

Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya »

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780939934003.071

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

This book written by the staff of the IMF Institute, offers a series of workshops on Kenya that are used as a case study in the Institute's course on Financial Analysis and Policy for officials of IMF member countr...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2014
			: Staying the Course

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2014 : Staying the Course »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 October 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498386456.086

ISBN: 9781498386456

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic forecasting, Cross country analysis, Private investment, Regional Economic Outlook, Public debt, Public investment, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Infrastructure

Growth in much of Sub-Saharan Africa is expected to remain strong, driven by efforts to invest in infrastructure and strong agricultural production. The current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone i...

Monetary Policy Transparency and Financial Market Forecasts in South Africa

Monetary Policy Transparency and Financial Market Forecasts in South Africa »

Source: Monetary Policy Transparency and Financial Market Forecasts in South Africa

Volume/Issue: 2007/123

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vivek Arora

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2007

ISBN: 9781451866872

Keywords: inflation, inflation forecasts, monetary policy transparency, inflation targeting

The transparency of monetary policy in South Africa has increased substantially since the end of the 1990s; but little empirical work has been done to examine the economic benefits of the increased transparency. Th...

Can the IMF's Medium-Term Growth Projections Be Improved?

Can the IMF's Medium-Term Growth Projections Be Improved? »

Source: Can the IMF's Medium-Term Growth Projections Be Improved?

Volume/Issue: 2004/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Zalduendo , and Catia Batista

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2004

ISBN: 9781451874488

Keywords: Model estimation, forecasting, growth, inflation, statistic, terms of trade, inflation rates, Model Construction and Estimation, Forecasting and Other Model Applications, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: General

Numerous reports have noted that the IMF's medium-term growth projections are overly optimistic, raising questions as to how these can be improved. To this end, we estimate a growth model and examine its out-of-sam...

Systemic Risk Assessment in Low Income Countries

Systemic Risk Assessment in Low Income Countries »

Source: Systemic Risk Assessment in Low Income Countries : Balancing Financial Stability and Development

Volume/Issue: 2015/190

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Daniela Marchettini , and Rodolfo Maino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513545882

Keywords: Early Warning Indicators, Financial Deepening, credit, bis, risk, banking, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Financial Forecasting and Simulation,

We propose a toolkit for the assessment of systemic risk buildup in low income countries. We show that, due to non-linearity in the relationship between credit and financial stability, the assessment should be cond...

Growth and Productivity in Papua New Guinea

Growth and Productivity in Papua New Guinea »

Source: Growth and Productivity in Papua New Guinea

Volume/Issue: 2006/113

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ebrima Faal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2006

ISBN: 9781451863734

Keywords: GDP Growth, tfp, growth accounting, real gdp, cointegration, Aggregate Factor Income Distribution, Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles: Forecasting and Simulation,

This paper has examined Papua New Guinea's historical economic growth patterns through a simple growth accounting framework. The analysis shows that swings in growth are mostly accounted for by a significant slowdo...

Cote d'Ivoire

Cote d'Ivoire »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Economic Development Documents-National Development Plan, 2016-20

Volume/Issue: 2016/388

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475562019

Keywords: Development plans, Health care, Governance, Economic growth, Economic forecasting, Economic integration, Education, Public debt, Infrastructure, Revenues

This paper provides a detailed summary of Côte D'Ivoire's National Development Plan for 2016-20. The plan aims to develop Côte d'Ivoire into an emerging market economy with a strong industrial base and to reduce po...

Chapter 1 Introduction to Workshops

Chapter 1 Introduction to Workshops »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

In its courses on Financial Analysis and Policy, the IMF Institute for many years has utilized a set of integrated workshops designed to enable the participants to apply the analyti...

Chapter 2 Kenya: The General Setting

Chapter 2 Kenya: The General Setting »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

Kenya, which gained independence from the United Kingdom in December 1963, covers a land area of 582,647 sq. km. (225,000 square miles), which extends about 280 miles north and sout...

Chapter 3 WORKSHOP 1 Monetary and Financial Survey

Chapter 3 WORKSHOP 1 Monetary and Financial Survey »

Source: Financial Policy Workshops : The Case of Kenya

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1985

ISBN: 9780939934003

Keywords: balance of payments, statistics, survey, central bank, forecasting

This workshop discusses the sectorization and consolidation of data on financial assets and liabilities of the financial institutions of a country. The format described here is the...