New Releases for Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

18 Departmental Papers / Policy Papers of 213 New Releases

Saudi Arabia: : Tackling Emerging Economic Challenges to Sustain Growth

Author/Editor: Ahmed Al-Darwish, Naif Alghaith, Alberto Behar, Tim Callen, Pragyan Deb, Amgad Hegazy, Padamja Khandelwal, Malika Pant, Haonan Qu.

Release Date:March, 2015

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Sustaining more Inclusive Growth in the Republic of Congo

Author/Editor: Dalia Hakura, Adrian Alter, Matteo Ghilardi, Rodolfo Maino, Cameron McLoughlin, Maximilien Queyranne.

Release Date:February, 2015

The Republic of Congo has seen dramatic improvement in its debt situation since 2010, following debt relief through the IMF and World Bank Heavily IndebtedPoor Countries/Multilateral Debt Relief more...

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Making Senegal a Hub for West Africa : Reforming the State, Building to the Future

Release Date:February, 2015

This Departmental Paper takes stock of Senegal’s achievements in the past few years under IMF-supported programs and identifies key reform pillars for the future. IMF staff analyses Senegal's new more...

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Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa: Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead

Author/Editor: Carlo A Sdralevich, Randa Sab, Younes Zouhar, Giorgia Albertin.

Release Date:July, 2014

In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) countries price subsidies are common, especially on food and fuels. However, these are neither well targeted nor cost effective as a social protection tool, more...

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Mozambique Rising: Building a New Tomorrow

Author/Editor: Doris C Ross, Victor Duarte Lledo, Alex Segura-Ubiergo, Yuan Xiao, Iyabo Masha, Alun H Thomas, Keiichiro Inui.

Release Date:May, 2014

This publication highlights Mozambique’s remarkably strong growth over the two decades since the end of the civil war in 1992, as well as the major challenges that remain for the country to rise more...

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Toward New Horizons: Arab Economic Transformation amid Political Transition

Author/Editor: Harald Finger, Daniela Gressani.

Release Date:April, 2014

The changing political landscape in the Arab world has created opportunities for economic transformation by tackling long-standing economic issues. Nevertheless, three years after the onset of more...

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Managing Volatile Capital Flows: Experiences and Lessons for Sub-Saharan African Frontier Markets

Author/Editor: Cheikh A Gueye, Javier Arze del Granado, Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu, Mumtaz Hussain, B Jang, Sebastian Weber, Juan S Corrales.

Release Date:March, 2014

During the past three years the frontier markets of sub-Saharan Africa have received growing amounts of portfolio capital flows, with heightened interest from foreign investors. Compared with foreign more...

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External Assessments in Special Cases

Author/Editor: Anna Ter-Martirosyan, Sally F (Sally Fangnan) Chen, Lawrence Dwight, Mwanza Nkusu, Mehdi Raissi, Ashleigh Watson.

Release Date:January, 2014

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Responding to Shocks and Maintaining Stability in the West African Economic and Monetary Union

Author/Editor: Christina Kolerus, Aleksandra Zdzienicka, Ermal Hitaj, Douglas J Shapiro.

Release Date:October, 2013

The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU), like other monetary unions, faces a number of challenges in dealing with macroeconomic shocks. The region experiences a large number of exogenous more...

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Senegal: Financial Depth and Macrostability

Author/Editor: Patrick A Imam, Christina Kolerus.

Release Date:October, 2013

This enhanced review of Senegal’s financial sector is one of several pilot reviews called for by the Executive Board in May 2012. The purpose of the reviews is to go beyond the traditional more...

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