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International Monetary Fund. African Dept.
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October 2008
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    Publications of the IMF African Department, 2004-08

    The CFA Franc Zone: Common Currency, Uncommon ChallengesGulde, Anne-Marie, and Charalambos Tsangarides, eds.
    Post-Stabilization Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa: lessons from MozambiqueClément, Jean A.P., and Shanaka J. Peiris, eds.
    Sub-Saharan Africa: Forging New links with AsiaCarey, Kevin, Sanjeev Gupta, and Ulrich Jacoby
    Sub-Saharan Africa: Financial Sector ChallengesGulde, Anne-Marie, Catherine Pattillo, Jakob Christensen, Kevin Carey, and SmitaWagh
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    Sustaining and Accelerating Pro-Poor Growth in AfricaPattillo, Catherine, Sanjeev Gupta, and Kevin Carey
    Regional Trade Arrangements in AfricaYang, Yongzheng, and Sanjeev Gupta
    Post-Apartheid South Africa: The First Ten YearsNowak, Michael, and Luca Ricci, eds.
    ”The ICT Sector and the Global Economy: Counting the Gains” in The Global Information Technology Report 2004/05Haacker, Markus
    lifting the Oil Curse: Improving Petroleum Revenue Management in Sub-Saharan AfricaBartxch, Ulrich, Milan Cuc, Menachem Katz, and Harinder Malothra
    The Macroeconomics of HIV/AIDSHaacker, Markus
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    Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the CongoClément, Jean A.P.
    Beyond Macroeconomic Stability: The Quest for Industrialization in UgandaSelassie, Abebe Aemro
    Mauritius: A Competitiveness AssessmentImam, Patrick A., and Camelia Minoiu
    Africa’s Oil Abundance and External Competitiveness: Do Institutions Matter?Qureshi, Mahvash Saeed
    Modeling Macro-Critical Energy Sectors in Low-Income Countries: A General Framework and an Application to Cote d’IvoireFabig, Holger
    A Model of Sovereign Debt in DemocraciesAlichi, Ali
    Foreign Reserve Adequacy in Sub-Saharan AfricaDrummond, Paulo, and Anubha Dhasmana
    Tanzania’s Equilibrium Real Exchange RateHobdari, Niko
    Crude Oil Prices: Trends and ForecastKrichene, Noureddine
    Recent Inflationary Trends in World Commodities MarketsKrichene, Noureddine
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    Calculating Sustainable Non-Mineral Balances as Benchmarks for Fiscal Policy: The Case of BotswanaClausen, Jens R.
    Do IMF Programs Improve Economic Governance?Honda, Jiro
    Welfare Gains of Aid Indexation in Small Open EconomiesDhasmana, Anubha
    Exchange Rate Assessment in a Resource-Dependent Economy: The Case of BotswanaDeléchat, Corinne, and Matthew Gaertner
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    Testing for Structural Breaks in Small SamplesAntoshin, Sergei, Andrew Berg, and Marcos Souto
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    Financial Development and Poverty Reduction: Can There Be a Benefit Without a Cost?Jeanneney, Sylviane Guillaumont, and Kangni Kpodar
    What Makes Growth Sustained?Berg, Andrew, Jonathan Ostry, and Jeromi Zettelmeyer
    Big Government, High Debt, and Fiscal Adjustment in Small StatesMedina Case, Stephanie, and Rui Ota
    Terms of Trade Shocks and Economic RecoveryFunke, Norbert, Eleonora Granziera, and Patrick A. Iman
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    Optimal Taxation in the Forestry Sector in the Congo Basin: The Case of GabonMelhado, Oscar
    Implications of Oil Inflows for Savings and Reserves Management in the CEMACDrummond, Paulo
    Fiscal Reaction Functions in the CFA Zone: An Analytical PerspectiveAdedeji, Olumuyiwa, and Oral Williams
    Inter-Sectoral Linkages and Local Content in Extractive Industries and Beyond—The Case of Sao Tomé and PríncipeKleuh, Ulrich, Gonzalo Pastor, Alonso Segura, and Walter Zarate
    Competitiveness in the CFA Franc ZoneRamirez, Gustavo, and Charalambos Tsangarides
    What Drives China’s Growing Role in Africa?Wang, Jian-Ye
    Stock Market Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Critical Issues and ChallengesYartey, Charles Amo, and Charles Komla Adjasi
    Financial Deepening in Sub-Saharan Africa: Empirical Evidence on the Role of Creditor RightsMcDonald, Calvin, and Liliana Schumacher
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    Monetary Policy Rules for Managing Aid Surges in AfricaAdam, Christopher, Stephen O’Connell, Edward Buffie, and Catherine Pattillo
    The Common Monetary Area in Southern Africa: Shocks, Adjustment, and Policy ChallengesWang, Jian-Ye, Iyabo Maska, Kazuko Shirono, and Leighton Harris
    Estimation of a Behavioral Equilibrium Exchange Rate Model for GhanaIossifov, Plamen, and Elena Loukoianova
    Measuring the Effect of Foreign Aid on Growth and Poverty Reduction, or the Pitfalls of Interaction VariablesPattillo, Catherine, J.J. Polak, and JoyDeepRoy
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    An Oil and Gas ModelKrichene, Noureddine
    The Role of Domestic Debt Markets in Economic Growth: An Empirical Investigation for Low-Income Countries and Emerging MarketsAbbas, S.M. Ali, and Jakob Christensen
    Monetary Policy Transparency and Financial Market Forecasts in South AfricaArora, Vivek
    Old Curses, New Approaches? Fiscal Benchmarks for Oil-Producing Countries in Sub-Saharan AfricaOlters, Jan-Peter
    07/99Coorey, Sharmini, Jens R. Clausen, Norbert
    Lessons from High Inflation Episodes for Stabilizing the Economy in ZimbabweFunke, Sonia Muñoz, and Bakar Ould-Abdallah
    Central Bank Quasi-Fiscal Losses and High Inflation in Zimbabwe: A NoteMuñoz, Sonia
    In Search of Equilibrium: Estimating Equilibrium Real Exchange Rates in Sub-Saharan African CountriesChudik, Alexander, and Joannes Mongardini
    Do South-South Trade Agreements Increase Trade? Commodity-Level Evidence from COMESAMayda, Anna Maria, and Chad Steinberg
    Impact of Remittances on Poverty and Financial Development in Sub-Saharan AfricaGupta, Sanjeev, Catherine Pattillo, and Smita Wagh
    Fixed Exchange Rates and the Autonomy of Monetary Policy: The Franc Zone CaseVeyrune, Romain
    Sources of Inflation in Sub-Saharan AfricaBarnichon, Regis, and Shanaka J. Peiris
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    A VAR Analysis of Kenya’s Monetary Policy Transmission Mechanism: How Does the Central Bank’s REPO Rate Affect the Economy?Cheng, Kevin C.
    FEER for the CFA FrancAbdih, Yasser, and Charalambos Tsangarides
    Economic Growth and Total Factor Productivity in NigerNachega, Jean-Claude, and Thomson
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    Did Botswana Escape from the Resource Curse?Iimi, Atsushi
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    Excess Liquidity and the Effectiveness of Monetary Policy: Evidence from Sub-Saharan AfricaSaxegaard, Magnus
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    What Is Fuzzy About Clustering in West Africa?Tsangarides, Charalambos G., and Mahvash Saeed Qureshi
    Adopting Full Dollarization in Postconflict Economies: Would the Gains Compensate for the Losses in Liberia?Honda, Jiro, and Liliana Schumacher
    Stylized Facts on Bilateral Trade and Currency Unions: Implications for AfricaTsangarides, Charalambos G., Pierre Ewenczyk, and Michael Hulej
    Zimbabwe’s Export Performance: The Impact of the Parallel Market and Governance FactorsMuñoz, Sonia
    Implications of Quasi-Fiscal Activities in GhanaChivakul, Mali, and Robert C. York
    Suppressed Inflation and Money Demand in ZimbabweMuñoz, Sonia
    Are Donor Countries Giving More or Less Aid?Gupta, Sanjeev, Catherine Pattillo, and Smita Wagh
    Bank Efficiency and Competition in Low-Income Countries: The Case of UgandaHaunner, David, and Shanaka J. Peiris
    Money Demand and Inflation in MadagascarNassar, Koffie
    Fiscal Dominance and Inflation in the Democratic Republic of the CongoNachega, Jean-Claude
    Sustaining Growth Accelerations and Pro-Poor Growth in AfricaPattillo, Catherine, Sanjeev Gupta, and Kevin Carey
    The Macroeconomic Challenges of Scaling Up Aid to AfricaGupta, Sanjeev, Robert Powell, and Yongzheng Yang
    How Useful Is Monetary Econometrics in Low-Income Countries? The Case of Money Demand and the Multipliers in RwandaHauner, David, and Gabriel Di Bella
    Subordinated Levy Processes and Applications to Crude Oil OptionsKrichene, Noureddine
    Inflation Targeting Lite in Small Open Economies: The Case of MauritiusPorter, Nathan, and James Y. Yao
    Forestry Taxation in Africa: The Case of LiberiaSchwidrowski, Arnim, and Saji Thomas
    Ten Years After the CFA Franc Devaluation: Progress Toward Regional Integration in the WAEMUvan den Boogaerde, Pierre, and Charalambos Tsangarides
    Trade Integration in the East African Community: An Assessment for KenyaMcIntyre, Meredith A.
    05/58The Implications of South African Economic Growth for the Rest of AfricaArora, Vivek B., and Athanasios Vamvakidis
    The Disconcerting Pyramids of Poverty and Inequality of Sub-Saharan AfricaLopes, Paulo Silva
    The Composition of Capital Flows—Is South Africa Different?Ahmed, Faisal, Rabah Arezki, and Norbert Funke
    Regional Trade Arrangements in Africa—Past Performance and the Way ForwardYang, Yongzheng, and Sanjeev Gupta
    Tanzania’s Growth Process and Success in Reducing PovertyTreichel, Volker
    A Simultaneous Equations Model for World Crude Oil and Natural Gas MarketsKrichene, Noureddine
    Growth Empirics Under Model Uncertainty—Is AfricaTsangarides, Charalambos
    Competition and Efficiency in Banking—Behavioral Evidence from GhanaBuchs, Thierry D., and Johan Mathisen
    Currency Crises in Developed and Emerging Market Economies—A Comparative Empirical TreatmentFontaine, Thomson
    Local Financial Development and the Aid-Growth RelationshipNkusu, Mwanza, and Selin Sayek
    Inflation and Monetary Pass-Through in GuineaBlavy, Rodolphe
    Are There Negative Returns to Aid? A CommentNkusu, Mwanza
    Growth and Convergence in WAEMU CountriesWane, Abdoul Aziz
    Deriving Market Expectations for the Euro-Dollar Exchange Rate from Option PricesKrichene, Noureddine
    Can Higher Reserves Help Reduce Exchange Rate Volatility?Hviding, Cetil, Michael Nowak, and Luca Antonio Ricci
    Sources of Growth in Sub-Saharan AfricaTahari, Amor, Dhaneshwar Ghura, Bernardin Akitoby, and Emmanuel BrouAka
    Microfinance in Africa—Experience and Lessons from Selected African CountriesBasu, Anupam, Rodolphe Blavy, and MuratYulek
    Financing Uganda’s Poverty Reduction Strategy—Is Aid Causing More Pain Than Gain?Nkusu, Mwanza
    Dimensions of Land Inequality and Economic DevelopmentErickson, Lennart, and Dietrich Vollrath
    Zimbabwe—A Quest for a Nominal AnchorKovanen, Arto
    On Fixed and Variable Fiscal Surplus RulesBasci, Erdem, Fatih M. Ekinci, and MuratYulek
    Sources of Growth in the Democratic Republic of the Congo—A Cointegration ApproachAkitoby, Bernardin, and Matthias Cinyabuguma
    Angola’s Fragile StabilizationGasha, Jose Giancarlo, and Gonzalo Pastor
    Political Instability and Growth—The Central African RepublicGhura, Dhaneshwar, and Benoit Mercereau
    A Bayesian Approach to Model UncertaintyTsangarides, Charalambos
    Aid and Dutch Disease in Low-Income Countries—Informed Diagnoses for Prudent PrognosesNkusu, Mwanza
    Domestic Debt Markets in Sub-Saharan AfricaChristensen, Jakob
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    Rational Speculation, Financial Crises, and Optimal Policy ResponsesSurti, Jay
    Fiscal Sustainability—The Case of EritreaYamauchi, Ayumu
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