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International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Maldives' growth performance over the last decade has been strong, but the
outlook has become more uncertain. The slowdown in growth in 2000 is likely to prove
temporary and a rebound is expected in 2001 . Medium-term prospects are generally
favorable, provided policy discipline is restored within a consistent macroeconomic policy
framework, and inflationary pressures arising from the recent devaluation are contained.