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Public Expenditure Management in Francophone Africa

Public Expenditure Management in Francophone Africa »

Source: Public Expenditure Management in Francophone Africa : A Cross-Country Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2004/42

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yaya Moussa

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2004

ISBN: 9781451846249

Keywords: expenditure, budget law, expenditures, expenditure management, expenditure process, Congo,

There are strong similarities between the French and French-inspired African PEM systems in terms of the legal setting, rules, and procedures. However, there are differences in practice, particularly in accounting...

The CFA Franc Zone

The CFA Franc Zone »

Source: The CFA Franc Zone : Currency Union and Monetary Standard

Volume/Issue: 1991/133

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): James Boughton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1991

ISBN: 9781451931990

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, price stability, neighboring countries, inflation rates

The CFA franc zone comprises a group of countries in central and west Africa whose currencies have been firmly linked to the French franc since 1948. It combines the features of a currency union with those of an ex...

Cote d'Ivoire

Cote d'Ivoire »

Source: Cote d'Ivoire : Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2004/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451807875

Keywords: debt, interest, external debt, balance of payments, current expenditure, Cote d'Ivoire,

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d’Ivoire »

Source: Côte d'Ivoire : Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative: Preliminary Document

Volume/Issue: 2009/33

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2009

ISBN: 9781451807912

Keywords: debt relief, debt service, external debt, traditional debt relief

This paper discusses Côte d'Ivoire's preliminary assessment of eligibility for assistance under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative. The March 2007 Ouagadougou Political Accord provides a roadma...

Tax Administration Reform in the Francophone Countries of Sub-Saharan Africa1

Tax Administration Reform in the Francophone Countries of Sub-Saharan Africa1 »

Source: Tax Administration Reform in the Francophone Countries of Sub-Saharan Africa

Volume/Issue: 2013/173

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrick Fossat , and Michel Bua

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 July 2013

ISBN: 9781475581539

Keywords: reform, modernization, tax department, tax administrations, tax offices, local tax offices, General, Business Taxes and Subsidies,

Since the early 1990s, major tax administration reforms have been implemented in the Francophone countries of sub-Saharan Africa, with significant support from the IMF and development partners. While the reforms ha...

FEER for the CFA Franc

FEER for the CFA Franc »

Source: FEER for the CFA Franc

Volume/Issue: 2006/236

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Charalambos Tsangarides , and Yasser Abdih

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

ISBN: 9781451864960

Keywords: Equilibrium real exchange rate, FEER, cointegration, WAEMU, CEMAC, exchange rate, effective exchange rate, real exchange rate, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Time-Series Models, Forecasting and Other Model Applications

We apply the fundamentals equilibrium exchange rate (FEER) approach and the Johansen cointegration methodology to investigate the behavior of the real effective exchange rates of the two monetary unions of the CFA...

Summary Features of Exchange and Trade Systems in Member Countries

Summary Features of Exchange and Trade Systems in Member Countries »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1985

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1985

ISBN: 9781616352011

Keywords: foreign exchange, foreign currency, exchange control, exchange rate, foreign investment, foreign trade, foreign currencies, direct investment, exchange rates, exchange transactions

Summary Features of Exchange and Trade Systems in Member Countries 1 (as of date shown on first country pa...

Summary Features of Exchange and Trade Systems in Member Countries

Summary Features of Exchange and Trade Systems in Member Countries »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1994

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1994

ISBN: 9781451942606

Keywords: foreign exchange, foreign currency, exchange rate, exchange control, foreign investment, exchange rates, foreign currencies, exchange transactions, foreign bank, foreign trade

Summary Features of Exchange and Trade Systems in Member Countries 1 (as of date shown on first country pa...

Developments in the International Exchange Rate and Restrictive Systems

Developments in the International Exchange Rate and Restrictive Systems »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1985

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1985

ISBN: 9781616352011

Keywords: foreign exchange, foreign currency, exchange control, exchange rate, foreign investment, foreign trade, foreign currencies, direct investment, exchange rates, exchange transactions

I. Introduction The period covered by this Report is 1984 and, for major developments, the first quarter of1985. The Report draws on information available to the Fund...

Explanatory Note on Coverage of Part Two

Explanatory Note on Coverage of Part Two »

Source: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1985

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1985

ISBN: 9781616352011

Keywords: foreign exchange, foreign currency, exchange control, exchange rate, foreign investment, foreign trade, foreign currencies, direct investment, exchange rates, exchange transactions

Part Two gives a detailed description of the exchange and trade system of individual member countries, including a nonmetropolitan territory (Hong Kong), for which the United Kingdom has accepted the Fund’s...