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Chapter 2. Modernizing the Central Bank of Congo

Chapter 2. Modernizing the Central Bank of Congo »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

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7 Democratic Republic of the Congo1

7 Democratic Republic of the Congo1 »

Source: Making Fiscal Decentralization Work : Cross-Country Experiences

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2010

ISBN: 9781589069855

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Intergovernmental fiscal relations, decentralization, fiscal decentralization, subnational governments, intergovernmental fiscal, fiscal relations

Fiscal decentralization in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been viewed as a way to hold a vast and diverse country together following a long civil war. The country—divided and governed...

Chapter 17. IMF Technical Assistance in the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC)

Chapter 17. IMF Technical Assistance in the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) »

Source: Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2007

ISBN: 9781589066151

Keywords: banking, central bank, inflation, monetary policy, foreign exchange

1 The CEMAC has a fixed exchange rate, the franc CFA which is pegged to the Euro and whose convertibility is guaranteed by the French Treasury...

4 Policy Priorities for the Near Term

4 Policy Priorities for the Near Term »

Source: Kosovo : Institutions and Policies for Reconstruction and Growth

Series: Books

Author(s): Davina Jacobs , and Johannes Herderschee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2002

ISBN: 9781589060982

Keywords: insurance companies, tax system, pension, international community, pensions

7 would also require sizable investments in education to realize its full potential- Donor assistance has been critical in averting a humanitarian tragedy and getti...

The Use and Effectiveness of Macroprudential Policies

The Use and Effectiveness of Macroprudential Policies »

Source: The Use and Effectiveness of Macroprudential Policies : New Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2015/61

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eugenio Cerutti , Stijn Claessens , and Luc Laeven

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 March 2015

ISBN: 9781498321051

Keywords: Macroprudential policies, Effectiveness, Procyclicality, credit growth, markets, monetary fund, borrower, instruments, Government Policy and Regulation, Government Policy and Regulation,

Using a recent IMF survey and expanding on previous studies, we document the use of macroprudential policies for 119 countries over the 2000-13 period, covering many instruments. Emerging economies use macroprude...

Investing in Public Investment

Investing in Public Investment »

Source: Investing in Public Investment : An Index of Public Investment Efficiency

Volume/Issue: 2011/37

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zac Mills , Annette Kyobe , Jim Brumby , Chris Papageorgiou , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2011

ISBN: 9781455217892

Keywords: public investment management, project appraisal, selection, implementation, and evaluation, growth, investment management, budget institutions, investment projects, investment spending

This paper introduces a new index that captures the institutional environment underpinning public investment management across four different stages: project appraisal, selection, implementation, and evaluation. Co...

2 The IMF’s Advice on Designing and Managing Fiscal Decentralization

2 The IMF’s Advice on Designing and Managing Fiscal Decentralization »

Source: Making Fiscal Decentralization Work : Cross-Country Experiences

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2010

ISBN: 9781589069855

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Intergovernmental fiscal relations, decentralization, fiscal decentralization, subnational governments, intergovernmental fiscal, fiscal relations

Anecessary, albeit not sufficient, condition for fiscal discipline is a broad plan to match spending responsibilities with overall resources at each level of government. Therefore, appropriate s...

3 Lessons Learned and Challenges Ahead

3 Lessons Learned and Challenges Ahead »

Source: Making Fiscal Decentralization Work : Cross-Country Experiences

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2010

ISBN: 9781589069855

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Intergovernmental fiscal relations, decentralization, fiscal decentralization, subnational governments, intergovernmental fiscal, fiscal relations

The design of intergovernmental fiscal arrangements is one of the more complex areas of public finance—it spans a number of policy and institution-building issues requiring careful coordination...

Technical Assistance in Action

Technical Assistance in Action »

Source: IMF Technical Assistance : Transferring Knowledge and Best Practice

Series: EXR Pamphlets

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 May 2003

ISBN: 9781589060999

Keywords: banking, public expenditure, taxation, tax administration, banking system

Technical assistance can improve lives in a variety of ways. In the next few pages we take a look at examples of how the IMF has helped governments build institutional capacity in Africa; meet i...

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA)

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA) -- Annual Report Fiscal Year 2003

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2004

ISBN: 9781589063297

Keywords: statistics, banking, banking supervision, financial statistics, customs

Activities funded: technical assistance, the Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, and scholarship programs...