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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...

Appendix II Statistical Tables

Appendix II Statistical Tables »

Source: International Comparisons of Government Expenditure Revisited : The Developing Countries 1975-86: Occa Paper No.69

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 1990

ISBN: 9781557751362

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IV Expenditures Classified on an Economic Basis

IV Expenditures Classified on an Economic Basis »

Source: International Comparisons of Government Expenditure Revisited : The Developing Countries 1975-86: Occa Paper No.69

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 1990

ISBN: 9781557751362

Table 5, two values are provided: the index derived using the actual functional expenditure share for 1986 as an explanatory variable, and that derived using the predicted functional expenditure...

III Expenditures Classified on a Functional Basis

III Expenditures Classified on a Functional Basis »

Source: International Comparisons of Government Expenditure Revisited : The Developing Countries 1975-86: Occa Paper No.69

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 1990

ISBN: 9781557751362

Table 1 provides the specification and results of the estimated equations, using the pooled data set. Table 2 reports the IEC indices calculated for the individual countries and regional average...

III Patterns of Growth

III Patterns of Growth »

Source: Ghana : Economic Development in a Democratic Environment

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Joachim Harnack , Sérgio Leite , Stefania Fabrizio , Luisa Zanforlin , Girma Begashaw , and Anthony Pellechio

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 November 2000

ISBN: 9781557759603

Keywords: Development, Economic recovery

In the period following the 1966 military coup that overthrew Ghana’s first president, political unrest and centralized, inward-looking development policies led to declining GDP per capita and s...

V The Supranational Central Bank

V The Supranational Central Bank »

Source: Alternatives to the Central Bank in the Developing World

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Charles Collyns

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 1983

ISBN: 9781557750570

Keywords: Developing countries

This section discusses the supranational central bank, which may be characterized as carrying out all the functions of the central bank, but for a group of countries joined in monetary union rather than for...

VII Divestiture: Obstacles and Achievements

VII Divestiture: Obstacles and Achievements »

Source: Ghana : Economic Development in a Democratic Environment

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Joachim Harnack , Sérgio Leite , Stefania Fabrizio , Luisa Zanforlin , Girma Begashaw , and Anthony Pellechio

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 November 2000

ISBN: 9781557759603

Keywords: Development, Economic recovery

After achieving independence, Ghana chose a state-centered approach to economic development. By the early 1980s the public sector completely dominated production, accounting for 75 percent of fo...

II. Evolución del crecimiento

II. Evolución del crecimiento »

Source: América Central : Crecimiento económico e integración

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2007

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781589066601

1 se recuperó del pobre comportamiento que había registrado en el decenio de 1980 durante el período de reformas que comenzó a principios de la década de 1990, pero...

Appendix V Statistical Tables

Appendix V Statistical Tables »

Source: Issues and Developments in international Trade Policy : Occa Paper No.63

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1988

ISBN: 9781557750372

List of Tables...

I Overview

I Overview »

Source: The West African Economic and Monetary Union : Recent Developments and Policy Issues

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Ernesto Hernández-Catá , and C. François

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 1998

ISBN: 9781557757555

Keywords: exchange rate, real exchange rate, external tariff, banking, tradable goods

In January 1994, seven sub-Saharan African countries—Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte dď lvoire, Mali. Niger, Senegal, and Togo—signed a treaty establishing the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU). The...