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Implementation Plan in Response to the Board-Endorsed Recommendations from the IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies

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Implementation Plan in Response to the Board-Endorsed Recommendations from the IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513545424.007

ISBN: 9781513545424

Keywords: Negative interest rates, Monetary policy, Central banks, Exchange policy, Central bank policy, PP, proposed action, IEO, spillover, playbook

This Management Implementation Plan was prepared before COVID-19 became a global pandemic and resulted in unprecedented strains in global trade, commodity and financial markets. The actions in the plan and their ti...

Republic of Armenia
			: Second Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Requests for Augmentation of Access, Modification of Performance Criteria, and Monetary Policy Consultation Clause-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director

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Republic of Armenia : Second Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Requests for Augmentation of Access, Modification of Performance Criteria, and Monetary Policy Consultation Clause-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Statement by the Alternate Executive Director »

Volume/Issue: 192020/176

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513545141.002

ISBN: 9781513545141

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the tightening of global financial conditions have disrupted the, until recently, favorable macroeconomic conditions. The near-term outlook has significantly weakened, with g...

Republic of Moldova
			: Technical Assistance Report-Report on Sectoral Accounts Mission

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Republic of Moldova : Technical Assistance Report-Report on Sectoral Accounts Mission »

Volume/Issue: 192020/174

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544939.002

ISBN: 9781513544939

As part of the IMF's Data for Decisions (D4D) Trust Fund Project, a technical assistance (TA) mission was conducted by John Joisce and Dario Florey, IMF Experts, during September 23-October 4, 2019, to help the aut...

COVID-19: The Regulatory and Supervisory Implications for the Banking Sector
			: A Joint IMF-World Bank Staff Position Note

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COVID-19: The Regulatory and Supervisory Implications for the Banking Sector : A Joint IMF-World Bank Staff Position Note »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513545059.073

ISBN: 9781513545059

Keywords: Real sector, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, MISC PUBS, real economy, policy response, countercyclical, borrower

This joint IMF-World Bank note provides a set of high-level recommendations that can guide national regulatory and supervisory responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and offers an overview of measures taken across juri...

Benin
			: Sixth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Request for Augmentation of Access-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin

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Benin : Sixth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Request for Augmentation of Access-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Benin »

Volume/Issue: 192020/175

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544960.002

ISBN: 9781513544960

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Public financial management, Balance of payments, External sector, Fiscal policy, Credit, ISCR, CR, ECF, border closure

Program implementation continues to be strong, with all end-December 2019 quantitative performance criteria (QPCs) and the structural benchmarks (SB) under review being met. Economic activity is expected to deceler...

Guinea
			: Fourth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review -Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea

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Guinea : Fourth Review under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Financing Assurances Review -Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Guinea »

Volume/Issue: 2020/111

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 May 2020

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544694.002

ISBN: 9781513544694

Keywords: Extended Credit Facility, Social safety nets, Credit, Public financial management, Development, External debt, ISCR, CR, ECF, percent of GDP

Real growth is expected at 5.8 percent in 2020, supported by rebounding mining production and investment-led construction activity. Legislative elections and a referendum for a new constitution will be held in Marc...

Republic of Uzbekistan
			: Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Uzbekistan

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Republic of Uzbekistan : Requests for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility and Purchase under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Uzbekistan »

Volume/Issue: 192020/171

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544786.002

ISBN: 9781513544786

Keywords: Rapid Credit Facility (RCF), Fiscal policy, Financial and Monetary Sector, Economic reforms, External debt, External sector, ISCR, CR, Proj, excl

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted Uzbekistan. Growth is projected to slow to 1.5 percent in 2020, while lower exports and remittances are expected to widen the current account deficit to almost 10 percent...

Seychelles
			: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Seychelles

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Seychelles : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Seychelles »

Volume/Issue: 192020/170

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544748.002

ISBN: 9781513544748

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Financial and Monetary Sector, Flexible exchange rate policy, Fiscal policy, External sector, Central banks, ISCR, CR, Proj, percent of GDP

In recent years, economic growth has been robust and inflation low, while the external and fiscal positions have improved. These hard-won gains, supported by three successive Fund financial programs, followed by th...

Measuring Economic Welfare: What and How?

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Measuring Economic Welfare: What and How? »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): Marshall Reinsdorf

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544588.007

ISBN: 9781513544588

Keywords: National accounts aggregates, Cost of living, Gross national product, National income, Price indexes, PP, deflator, economic welfare, digitalization, digital economy

Calls for a more people-focused approach to statistics on economic performance, and concerns about inequality, environmental impacts, and effects of digitalization have put welfare at the top of the measurement age...

Jamaica
			: Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Jamaica

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Jamaica : Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Jamaica »

Volume/Issue: 192020/167

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 May 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544441.002

ISBN: 9781513544441

Keywords: Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), Balance of payments, Economic conditions, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Central banks, ISCR, CR, Jamaican authority, pandemic

The COVID-19 shock hit Jamaica only a few months after the successful completion of its precautionary Stand-By Arrangement with the Fund, which was underpinned by strong ownership and civil society oversight. Jamai...