|IMF Financial Operations 2016|
Release Date:November, 2016
IMF Financial Operations 2016 provides a broad introduction to how the IMF fulfills its mission through its financial activities. It covers the financial structure and operations of the IMF and also more...
|Challenges for Central Banking : Perspectives from Latin America|
Author/Editor: Luis I Jacome H, Yan Carriere-Swallow, Hamid Faruqee, Krishna Srinivasan.
Release Date:October, 2016
In the wake of the 2008–09 global financial crisis, central banking and monetary policy in many corners of the world came under intense pressure and entered unchartered waters. The breadth and more...
|Resilience and Growth in the Small States of the Pacific|
Author/Editor: Hoe Ee Khor, Roger P Kronenberg, Patrizia Tumbarello.
Release Date:August, 2016
Pacific island countries face unique challenges to realizing their growth potential and raising living standards. This book discusses ongoing challenges facing Pacific island countries and policy more...
|Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification|
Author/Editor: Reda Cherif, Fuad Hasanov, Min Zhu.
Release Date:April, 2016
The “Gulf Falcons”—the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council—have high living standards as a result of large income flows from oil. The decline of oil prices between summer 2014 and fall more...
|Building Integrated Economies in West Africa : Lessons in Managing Growth, Inclusiveness, and Volatility|
Author/Editor: Alexei P Kireyev.
Release Date:April, 2016
The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) has a long and varied history, and this book examines how the WAEMU can achieve its development and stability objectives, improve the livelihood more...
|Taming Indian Inflation|
Author/Editor: Paul Cashin, Rahul Anand.
Release Date:February, 2016
High and persistent inflation has presented serious macroeconomic challenges in India in recent years, increasing the country’s domestic and external vulnerabilities. A number of factors more...
|Africa on the Move : Unlocking the Potential of Small Middle-Income States|
Author/Editor: Lamin Leigh, Ali M Mansoor.
Release Date:January, 2016
This book describes the reforms needed to move small middle-income countries in sub-Saharan Africa to advanced-economy status. The result of intense discussions with public officials in the countries more...
|Collapse and Revival : Understanding Global Recessions and Recoveries|
Author/Editor: Ayhan Kose, Marco E Terrones.
Release Date:December, 2015
As the debates about the recent global recession
and the subsequent recovery have clearly
shown, our understanding of these questions has been very limited. This comprehensive text puts more...
|Power Play : Energy and Manufacturing in North America|
Author/Editor: Roberto Cardarelli, Lusine Lusinyan.
Release Date:November, 2015
The recent boom in unconventional energy production is transforming the energy landscape in North America, with important implications for global energy markets and the broader competitiveness more...
|The Mechanics of a Strong Euro Area : IMF Policy Analysis|
Author/Editor: Petya Koeva Brooks, Mahmood Pradhan.
Release Date:October, 2015
Among member states, many structural weaknesses were exposed when economic performance declined significantly and financial markets became more discerning. This book focuses on the analytical more...