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Pacific Island Economies

Pacific Island Economies »

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589065161.071

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

The Pacific island region has considerable potential for development, especially in the areas of tourism, fisheries, forestry, mining, and agriculture. However, these countries face many challenges to developing th...

Bangladesh

Bangladesh »

Source: Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...

IMF Executive Board Approves US$217.7 million in Emergency Assistance for Bangladesh

IMF Executive Board Approves US$217.7 million in Emergency Assistance for Bangladesh »

Source: Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...

Statement by Adarsh Kishore, Executive Director for Bangladesh and Ranjit Bannerji, Senior Advisor to Executive Director April 2, 2008

Statement by Adarsh Kishore, Executive Director for Bangladesh and Ranjit Bannerji, Senior Advisor to Executive Director April 2, 2008 »

Source: Bangladesh : Use of Fund Resources: Request for Emergency Assistance: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Bangladesh

Volume/Issue: 2008/138

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451804256

Keywords: debt, budget, balance of payments, article, interest

The fiscal impact of these policies will be significant, but donor support, improved revenue, and budget reallocations will contain domestic financing. The authorities have introduced several policies in response t...

Indonesia

Indonesia »

Source: Indonesia : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1995/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 September 1995

ISBN: 9781451818185

Keywords: bank indonesia, banking, foreign exchange, domestic demand, balance of payments

This paper reviews economic developments in Indonesia during the 1990s. The adjustment effort during 1991/92-1992/93 was marked by a tightening of monetary policy, and measures were also taken to curb new external...

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka »

Source: Sri Lanka : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 2001/70

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2001

ISBN: 9781451823400

Keywords: commercial banks, foreign currency, domestic banks, balance of payments, interest payments

After weakening in 1999, GDP growth has increased strongly in 2000, led by exports. The savings-investment gap has increased from 1¾ percent of GDP in 1998 to 31/4 percent of GDP in 1999, widening further to 7 perc...

2 Public Sector Activities

2 Public Sector Activities »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne and Edimon Ginting Large and pervasive public sectors characterize the Pacific island countries. Despite the fact that low levels of private sector activity...

3 Private Sector Development

3 Private Sector Development »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne and Jong Kyu Lee Private sector activity in the Pacific island countries is a small share of GDP and has increased only modestly in recent years. The privat...

4 The Pacific Plan for Strengthening Regional Cooperation and Integration

4 The Pacific Plan for Strengthening Regional Cooperation and Integration »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne Pacific Forum Economic Ministers called for a Pacific Plan for Strengthening Regional Cooperation and Integration at their April 2004 meeting in Auckland, N...

5 Remittances and Migration

5 Remittances and Migration »

Source: Pacific Island Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Browne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065161

Keywords: remittances, exchange rate, balance of payments, public debt, expenditure

Christopher Browne Remittances to developing countries have grown steadily over the past three decades. In many countries, they now constitute the largest single source of for...