Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers
Author(s): Olivier Basdevant , and Borislava Mircheva
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2013
Keywords: Banking sector, Currency pegs, Debt sustainability analysis, External shocks, Reserves, Private sector, South Africa, Spillovers, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy
The Kingdom of Swaziland (hereinafter 'Swaziland') is a small, open economy bordering Mozambique and South Africa with a population of 1.1 million people. It is a landlocked country with an economy heavily dependen...