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Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report - Financial Sector Stability Review

Volume/Issue: 2018/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484347317

Keywords: Costa Rica, Western Hemisphere

At the request of the Costa Rican authorities, a Financial Sector Stability Review (FSSR) mission from the Monetary and Capital Markets Department (MCM) visited San José, Costa Rica, during September 11-28, 2017. T...

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Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and the Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey (March 6-14, 2014)

Volume/Issue: 2018/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484341117

Keywords: Costa Rica, Western Hemisphere

As part of the regional Central America-Panama-Dominican Republic Regional Technical Assistance Center (CAPTAC-DR) project to harmonize external sector statistics, a technical assistance mission on the Coordinated...

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Source: Costa Rica : Fiscal Transparency Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2013/316

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 October 2013

ISBN: 9781484316733

Keywords: Costa Rica, Budgets, Budgeting, Fiscal transparency, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy, Risk management, fiscal reports, fiscal transparency assessment, fiscal risks

This paper discusses pilot fiscal transparency assessment for Costa Rica. The assessment confirmed that Costa Rica has various excellent and sophisticated fiscal transparency practices. Those include: (1) instituti...

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Source: Costa Rica : Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics (October 13-23, 2014)

Volume/Issue: 2018/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484341056

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Costa Rica

As part of the regional project to harmonize external sector statistics, a technical assistance mission on balance of payments, international investment position, and secondary income visited the Central Bank of Co...

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Source: Costa Rica : Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-Tax Gap Analysis for General Sales and Corporate Income Tax

Volume/Issue: 2018/124

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484356777

Keywords: Revenue administration, Sales taxes, Corporate income taxes, Tax revenues, Technical Assistance Reports, Costa Rica

This Technical Assistance Report presents the estimates of tax gaps for general sales tax (GST) and corporate income tax in Costa Rica. The estimated GST compliance gap in Costa Rica increased from 29 percent in 20...

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Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2013/80

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2013

ISBN: 9781484319413

Keywords: public debt, banking, fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment, banking sector

This article is a synopsis on Costa Rica's international spillovers, potential estimates, fiscal challenges, and banking systems. Spillovers are originated by cross-country trade and financial linkages, and also by...

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Source: Costa Rica : Ex Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement

Volume/Issue: 2011/157

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 June 2011

ISBN: 9781455273508

Keywords: central bank, inflation, monetary policy, fiscal position, fiscal policy

This report reviews Costa Rica's performance under the Stand-By Arrangement. At the time of the global crisis, Costa Rica's macroeconomic policy framework was constraining policy options. The financial program's de...

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Source: Costa Rica : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2002/89

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 April 2002

ISBN: 9781451809633

Keywords: reer, trading partners, trade liberalization, trade flows, exports of goods

This Selected Issues paper examines recent economic developments and economic growth in Costa Rica. The paper highlights that real GDP growth of Costa Rica slowed to 1.7 percent, from more than 8 percent a year in...

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Source: Costa Rica : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1995/2

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 1995

ISBN: 9781451809565

Keywords: central bank, balance of payments, current account, open market, external debt

This paper analyzes economic developments in Costa Rica during the 1990s. The paper highlights that the government of Costa Rica initiated an economic program for 1991-92 aimed at lowering inflation, strengthening...

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Source: Costa Rica : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1998/45

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 1998

ISBN: 9781451809589

Keywords: central bank, inflation, public finances, current account, monetary fund

This paper reviews economic developments in Costa Rica during 1995-97. Costa Rica faced a slump in economic activity in 1995-96 following a sharp deterioration in the public finances and higher inflation associated...