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The Uruguay Round and Net Food Importers

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Source: The Uruguay Round and Net Food Importers

Volume/Issue: 1995/143

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Uwe Eiteljörge , and Clinton Shiells

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1995

ISBN: 9781451926958

Keywords: food imports, food aid, food prices, food import, round agreement

This paper attempts to assess the incremental external financing requirements occasioned by changes in world food prices, due to implementation of the Uruguay Round Agreement on Agriculture, for a sample of 57 deve...

IMF Executive Board

IMF Executive Board »

Source: IMF Survey Supplement 2003

Volume/Issue: 32/3

Series: IMF Survey

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451951172

Keywords: technical assistance, financial sector, debt, economic recovery, interest

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IMF quotas

IMF quotas »

Source: IMF Survey Supplement 2003

Volume/Issue: 32/3

Series: IMF Survey

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451951172

Keywords: technical assistance, financial sector, debt, economic recovery, interest

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

Stand-By, EFF, and PRGF Arrangements as of November 30

Stand-By, EFF, and PRGF Arrangements as of November 30 »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 33, Issue 01

Volume/Issue: 33/1

Series: IMF Survey

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 January 2004

ISBN: 9781451937909

Keywords: public debt, debt, financial intermediation, international monetary fund

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

Africa’s Adjustment and Growth

Africa’s Adjustment and Growth »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1989

Volume/Issue: 26/2

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1989

ISBN: 9781451952445

Keywords: debt reduction, balance of payments, external finance, external financing, debt burden

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The Evolving Role of IDA

The Evolving Role of IDA »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1989

Volume/Issue: 26/2

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1989

ISBN: 9781451952445

Keywords: debt reduction, balance of payments, external finance, external financing, debt burden

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IMF Survey: Vol.26, No.16 1997

IMF Survey: Vol.26, No.16 1997 »

Source: IMF Survey : Volume 26 1997

Volume/Issue: 26/1

Series: IMF Survey

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1997

ISBN: 9781451937503

Keywords: debt, payments, interest, obligations, balance of payments

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Are Africa’s Currency Unions Good for Trade?

Are Africa’s Currency Unions Good for Trade? »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 56, No. 4

Volume: 56

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2009

ISBN: 9781589069107

Keywords: sovereign default, sovereign debt, external debt, sovereign defaults, current account

This paper empirically evaluates four types of costs that may result from an international sovereign default: reputational costs, international trade exclusion costs, costs to the domestic economy through the finan...

The Burden of Sub-Saharan African Own Commitments in the Uruguay Round

The Burden of Sub-Saharan African Own Commitments in the Uruguay Round »

Source: The Burden of Sub-Saharan African Own Commitments in the Uruguay Round : Myth or Reality?

Volume/Issue: 1995/48

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Piritta Sorsa

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1995

ISBN: 9781451972344

Keywords: market access, trading partners, local content, liberalization commitments, transition period

The paper reviews Sub-Saharan Africa’s (SSA) (i) own market access commitments in the Uruguay Round, and (ii) the nature of the constraints on SSA policies set by the Uruguay Round. It concludes that SSA fai...

The WTO and the Poorest Countries

The WTO and the Poorest Countries »

Source: The WTO and the Poorest Countries : The Stark Reality

Volume/Issue: 2004/81

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Aaditya Mattoo , and Arvind Subramanian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2004

ISBN: 9781451850390

Keywords: Doha Round, preferences, single undertaking, WTO, preferential access, market access, trading partners, mfn, nonpreferential access

Small and poor countries pose a challenge for the World Trade Organization (WTO). These countries have acquired a significant say in WTO decision-making. However, they have limited ability to engage in the reciproc...