Chapter

List of Abbreviations

Author(s):
International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department
Published Date:
November 1997
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ADB

Asian Development Bank

ASEAN

Association of South East Asian Nations

BIS

Bank for International Settlements

CARICOM

Caribbean Community and Common Market

CGCED

Caribbean Group for Cooperation in Economic Development

CIDA

Canadian International Development Agency

CIS

Commonwealth of Independent States

CMA

Common Monetary Area

ECB

European Central Bank

EMU

Economic and Monetary Union

ERM

exchange rate mechanism

ESAF

Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility

ESRA

Economic and Social Reform Agenda

EU

European Union

GATT

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

GDDS

General Data Dissemination System

GDP

gross domestic product

GNP

gross national product

HIPC Initiative

Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries

IBRD

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

IDA

International Development Association

IDB

Inter-American Development Bank

IFC

International Finance Corporation

IMF

International Monetary Fund

MDB

multilateral development bank

MIGA

Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency

NAB

New Arrangements to Borrow

NDS

national development strategy

NGO

nongovernmental organization

ODA

official development assistance

OECD

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

PIN

Press Information Notice

SACU

Southern African Customs Union

SADC

South African Development Community

SAP

Social Action Program

SAR

Special Administrative Region (Hong Kong, China)

SCA-2

Second Special Contingency Account

SDDS

Special Data Dissemination Standard

SDR

special drawing right

SOE

state-owned enterprise

UN

United Nations

WTO

World Trade Organization

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