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Fund activity: More gold auctions; Interim Committee meeting; Fund history 1966-71 prepared; developments in the world economy, a selection from the Annual Report; other selected data on Fund transactions

Fund activity: More gold auctions; Interim Committee meeting; Fund history 1966-71 prepared; developments in the world economy, a selection from the Annual Report; other selected data on Fund transactions »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1976

Volume/Issue: 13/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1976

ISBN: 9781616353278

Keywords: contraceptive, contraceptives, family planning, contraception, population growth rate

This paper highlights that the World Bank and its affiliate, the International Development Association (IDA), will support three projects in Kenya-one for rural access roads, an additional for integrated rural deve...

The external debt situation of developing countries: An assessment based on the Bank’s World Debt Tables

The external debt situation of developing countries: An assessment based on the Bank’s World Debt Tables »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1976

Volume/Issue: 13/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1976

ISBN: 9781616353278

Keywords: contraceptive, contraceptives, family planning, contraception, population growth rate

This paper highlights that the World Bank and its affiliate, the International Development Association (IDA), will support three projects in Kenya-one for rural access roads, an additional for integrated rural deve...

Chapter 5 The Role of Trade in Technology Diffusion

Chapter 5 The Role of Trade in Technology Diffusion »

Source: Policies to Promote Competitiveness in Manufacturing in Sub-Saharan Africa

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2001

ISBN: 9789264187054

Keywords: manufactured exports, export performance, industry trade, exporters, tfp

1 . Defined broadly, technology covers production methods, product design and organisational methods. According to Grossman and Helpman (1991),...

Fund activity: After Washington, preparing for Jamaica

Fund activity: After Washington, preparing for Jamaica »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1975

Volume/Issue: 12/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1975

ISBN: 9781616353230

Keywords: balance of payments, oil prices, oil facility, trade negotiations

This paper reviews the 1975 Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the IMF and the World Bank that were held in Washington, D.C., from September 1-5. The paper highlights that three separate but related them...

Fund activity: Interim Committee Meeting at Jamaica agrees on international monetary reform. Fund has record transactions during 1975

Fund activity: Interim Committee Meeting at Jamaica agrees on international monetary reform. Fund has record transactions during 1975 »

Source: Finance & Development, March 1976

Volume/Issue: 13/1

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1976

ISBN: 9781616353247

Keywords: monetary system, gold, monetary fund, international monetary system

This paper highlights that agreement on an important package of reforms of vital significance to the future of the international monetary system was reached at a meeting of the Interim Committee of the Board of Gov...

Fund activity

Fund activity »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1975

Volume/Issue: 12/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1975

ISBN: 9781616353223

Keywords: rural development, rural roads, bank loan, bank lending

This paper describes the need for a new framework for international resource transfers. The paper highlights that the only international deal that presently exists on resource transfers is enshrined in the acceptan...

Demographic Dynamics and the Empirics of Economic Growth

Demographic Dynamics and the Empirics of Economic Growth »

Source: Demographic Dynamics and the Empirics of Economic Growth

Volume/Issue: 1994/143

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Sarel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1994

ISBN: 9781451926880

Keywords: economic growth, demographic effects, growth rates, baby boom, gdp per capita

This paper examines the effects of demographic dynamics on the measured rates of economic growth. First, it develops a model of production with labor productivity that varies with age. Second, it uses macroeconomic...

Managing Income Tax Compliance through Self-Assessment

Managing Income Tax Compliance through Self-Assessment »

Source: Managing Income Tax Compliance through Self-Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2014/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Okello

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 March 2014

ISBN: 9781475515237

Keywords: self-assessment, tax return, tax officials, tax administrations, General, Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies, Business Taxes and Subsidies,

Modern tax administrations seek to optimize tax collections while minimizing administration costs and taxpayer compliance costs. Experience shows that voluntary compliance is best achieved through a system of self-...

Electronic Fiscal Devices (EFDs) An Empirical Study of their Impact on Taxpayer Compliance and Administrative Efficiency

Electronic Fiscal Devices (EFDs) An Empirical Study of their Impact on Taxpayer Compliance and Administrative Efficiency »

Source: Electronic Fiscal Devices (EFDs) An Empirical Study of their Impact on Taxpayer Compliance and Administrative Efficiency

Volume/Issue: 2015/73

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Peter Casey , and Patricio Castro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 March 2015

ISBN: 9781475521023

Keywords: electronic fiscal devises, noncompliance, VAT, administration, business, technology, performance, business processes, General, Personal Income and Other Nonbusiness Taxes and Subsidies

Several administrations have adopted electronic fiscal devices (EFDs) in their quest to combat noncompliance, particularly as regards sales and the value-added tax (VAT) payable on sales. The introduction of EFDs t...

Inequality, Gender Gaps and Economic Growth

Inequality, Gender Gaps and Economic Growth »

Source: Inequality, Gender Gaps and Economic Growth : Comparative Evidence for Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2016/111

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dalia Hakura , Mumtaz Hussain , Monique Newiak , Vimal Thakoor , and Fan Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 June 2016

ISBN: 9781484382349

Keywords: Income inequality, gender inequality, economic growth, and sub-Saharan Africa

A growing body of empirical evidence suggests that inequality-income or gender related-can impede economic growth. Using dynamic panel regressions and new time series data, this paper finds that both income and gen...