New Releases for Occasional Papers

4 Occasional Papers of 213 New Releases


The Economic Impact of IMF-Supported Programs in Low-Income Countries

Author/Editor: Yasemin Bal-Gunduz, Christian Ebeke, Burcu Hacibedel, Linda Kaltani, Vera V Kehayova, Chris Lane, Christian Mumssen, Nkunde Mwase, Joseph Thornton.

Release Date:October, 2013

This paper aims to assess the economic impact of the IMF’s support through its facilities for low-income countries. It relies on two complementary econometric analyses: the first more...



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Assessing Reserve Adequacy in Low-Income Countries

Author/Editor: V Crispolti, Era Dabla-Norris, Jun Il Kim, Kazuko Shirono, George C Tsibouris.

Release Date:March, 2013

Low-income countries routinely experience exogenous disturbances—sharp swings in the terms of trade, export demand, natural disasters, and volatile financial flows—that contribute to higher more...



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The Challenge of Public Pension Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Author/Editor: Benedict J Clements, David Coady, Frank Eich, Sanjeev Gupta, Alvar Kangur, Baoping Shang, Mauricio Soto.

Release Date:January, 2013

Pension reform is high on the policy agenda of many advanced and emerging market economies. In advanced economies the challenge is generally to contain future increases in public pension spending as more...



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The Early Warning Exercise: Assessing Risks and Vulnerabilities in the Global Economy

Release Date:July, 2012

One of the G-20's first reactions to the financial crisis that erupted by late 2008 was to task the IMF and the Financial Stability Board (FSB) with establishing a joint Early Warning Exercise (EWE). more...



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