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Reforma de los subsidios a la energía
			: Lecciones e implicaciones

Reforma de los subsidios a la energía : Lecciones e implicaciones »

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , David Coady , Stefania Fabrizio , Sanjeev Gupta , Trevor Alleyne , and Carlo Sdralevich

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 November 2014

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484380109.071

ISBN: 9781484380109

Keywords: subsidios a la energía, subsidios, energía

Los subsidios a la energía tienen consecuencias económicas de amplio alcance. A pesar de que tienen por objeto proteger a los consumidores, los subsidios agravan los desequilibrios fiscales, desplazan gastos públic...

Monetary Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa

Monetary Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Series: Books

Author(s): Andrew Berg , and Rafael Portillo

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Publication Date: 27 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780198785811.071

ISBN: 9780198785811

Keywords: Monetary policy, Sub-Saharan Africa

Monetary policy in sub-Sahara Africa (SSA) has undergone an important transformation in recent decades. With the advent of sustained growth and generally stable fiscal policies in much of the region, many countries...

Guinea-Bissau: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Guinea-Bissau: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Guinea-Bissau : Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation; Debt Sustainability Analysis; Informational Annex; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea-Bissau

Volume/Issue: 2013/197

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 July 2013

ISBN: 9781475563672

Keywords: tax revenue, tax potential, tax effort, budget support, capital expenditure

The staff report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation on Guinea-Bissau highlights the economic development and policies. Guinea-Bissau's medium-term challenges are to diversify its economy, reduce widespread povert...

The Gambia

The Gambia »

Source: The Gambia : Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2012/17

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2012

ISBN: 9781463935108

Keywords: banking, banking system, tax reform, fiscal adjustment, budget support, Gambia,

This 2011 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Gambian economy has performed well in recent years, despite a difficult global environment. The external current account deficit has widened in recent years, ow...

West African Economic and Monetary Union: Staff Report on Common Policies for Member Countries—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by The Executive Director for the Waemu

West African Economic and Monetary Union: Staff Report on Common Policies for Member Countries—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by The Executive Director for the Waemu »

Source: West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) : Staff Report on Common Policies for Member Countries-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the WAEMU

Volume/Issue: 2019/90

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498305907

Keywords: Central banks, Bank accounting, Monetary policy, External sector, Credit, WAEMU, BCEAO, Basel II, Eurobond, member-countries

Growth remained strong in 2018, the fiscal deficit narrowed by 1/2 percentage point of GDP, external reserves increased, and important banking reforms were put in place, including the introduction of Basel II/III s...

A Digital Africa

A Digital Africa »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2019 : The IMF at 75

Volume/Issue: 2019/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316514

Keywords: Finance and Development, Central banks, Economic growth, Financial crises, Development, Investment, The IMF at 75, IMF, develop economy, Bretton Woods

Finance & Development, June 2019...

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update »

Source: Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI)-Statistical Update

Volume/Issue: 2017/052

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2017

ISBN: 9781498346399

Keywords: External sector data, Heavily indebted poor countries, Debt relief, Financial sector development, Central banks, HIPC initiative, HIPC, annex III, creditor, arrears

The HIPC Initiative and MDRI are nearly complete, with 36 countries having reached the completion point under the HIPC Initiative. Debt relief under the Initiative has alleviated debt burdens substantially in recip...

Rehabilitating watersheds: Reforestation, though necessary, is only part of a broader development strategy to preserve watershed environments

Rehabilitating watersheds: Reforestation, though necessary, is only part of a broader development strategy to preserve watershed environments »

Source: Finance & Development, March 1982

Volume/Issue: 19/1

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1982

ISBN: 9781616353483

Keywords: bank loans, government expenditures, structural adjustment, bank management

This paper highlights that important changes have been made in the World Bank's management systems since Mr. A. W. Clausen became President in July 1981. The changes reflect Mr. Clausen's belief that there needs to...

Program Design in Currency Unions—Background Notes

Program Design in Currency Unions—Background Notes »

Source: Program Design in Currency Unions

Volume/Issue: 2018/011

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2018

ISBN: 9781498307284

Keywords: Central banks, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Exchange rate policy, Balance of payments need, ECB, currency union, CUs, ECCB, payment problem

"Despite a long history of program engagement, the Fund has not developed guidance on program design in members of currency unions. The Fund has engaged with members of the four currency unions-the Central African...

Togo:Selected Issues

Togo:Selected Issues »

Source: Togo : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/206

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498323987

Keywords: Public investments, Social security funds, Social safety nets, Revenue mobilization, Government expenditures, SSA, WAEMU, public bank, social spend, text figure

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