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Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Western Hemisphere Department

An Uneven Recovery

Amid escalating trade tensions, tighter financial conditions, and volatile commodity markets, economic recovery in LAC has both moderated and become more uneven

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Volume/Issue: 2016/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498384223.002

ISBN: 9781498384223

Keywords: financial development, collateral, monetary fund, financial institutions, banking sector, Western Hemisphere, Uruguay

Uruguay: Selected Issues...

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Source: Uruguay : Report on Observance of Standards and Codes-Data Module and the Response by the Authorities

Volume/Issue: 2001/183

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 October 2001

ISBN: 9781451839272

Keywords: debt, national accounts, balance of payments, revenues, central bank

The paper provides a summary of Uruguay's practices with respect to the coverage, periodicity, and timeliness of the Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) data categories, and an assessment of the quality of n...

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Source: Uruguay : 2011 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2011/375

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2011

ISBN: 9781463926595

Keywords: inflation, external debt, monetary policy, current account, public debt

This 2011 Article IV Consultation highlights that the growth momentum in Uruguay has continued into 2011 but a slowdown is under way, led by weaker exports and slower public investment. Uruguay's economic and finan...

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Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2013/109

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484395301

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, inflation targeting, central bank

Uruguay's inflation and inflation expectations exceed the inflation target, and the gap has been widening in recent years. To help bring it to the mid-point of the target, Banco Central del Uruguay (BCU) needs to m...

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Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2009/103

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451839432

Keywords: food prices, exchange rate, monetary policy, international monetary fund

This Selected Issues paper quantifies the importance of international food and oil price inflation for Uruguayan inflation. The paper employs the vector autoregressive (VAR) model and Phillips-curve estimations te...

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Source: Uruguay : 2003 Article IV Consultation and Third Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Request for Modification and Waiver of Applicability of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2003/247

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 August 2003

ISBN: 9781451839258

Keywords: public sector, debt, central bank, article, interest

Uruguay's performance under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) has been favorable, and commendable progress has been achieved in containing the crisis and stabilizing the economy. Executive Directors welcomed this deve...

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Source: Uruguay : 2001 Article IV Consultation and First Review under the Stand-By Arrangement - Staff Report; Public Information Notice and News Brief on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2001/46

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 2001

ISBN: 9781451839210

Keywords: public sector, debt, deficit, central bank, interest

After the recession, Uruguay continued to face difficult economic conditions under the Stand-By Arrangement. Executive Directors emphasized the need to promote sustainable growth with low inflation and high employm...

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Source: Uruguay : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 2001/47

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 March 2001

ISBN: 9781451839241

Keywords: private banks, central bank, banking, banking system, external debt

The paper examines the extent to which the recent evolution of the consolidated public sector balance in Uruguay reflects the business cycle. Fiscal policies have generally been cautious, even though some structura...

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Source: Uruguay : Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uruguay

Volume/Issue: 2005/202

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451839302

Keywords: exchange rate, central bank, public sector, real exchange, public debt

This paper presents an Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement for Uruguay. Uruguay has had a series of Stand-By Arrangements that were treated mostly as precautionary between March 1996 and early 2002...

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Source: Uruguay : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1996/94

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 September 1996

ISBN: 9781451839197

Keywords: central bank, current account, inflation, external debt, private banks

This paper describes economic developments in Uruguay during the 1990s. Real GDP expanded on average by more than 4 percent a year in 1990-94 and fell by 21/2 percent in 1995. The rapid growth of output during 1990...