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			: 2009 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; Statement by the IMF Staff Representative; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Nigeria : 2009 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; Statement by the IMF Staff Representative; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2009/315

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 November 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451829082.002

ISBN: 9781451829082

Keywords: central bank, budget, debt, interest, revenues

This 2009 Article IV Consultation highlights that reforms initiated earlier this decade in Nigeria have averted the boom-bust pattern that characterized previous oil price cycles and better prepared the economy to...

Political Economy of Oil-Revenue Sharing in a Developing Country
			: Illustrations from Nigeria

Political Economy of Oil-Revenue Sharing in a Developing Country : Illustrations from Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2003/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ehtisham Ahmad , and Raju Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451843422.001

ISBN: 9781451843422

Keywords: Keyword:Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations, local governments, oil revenues, oil prices, oil production, oil producing, State and Local Government,

Control over natural resource revenues is a contentious, politically divisive issue in most developing countries-especially for oil production. A typical policy response of the center in such cases has been to intr...

How Much Is Enough? Monte Carlo Simulations of an Oil Stabilization Fund for Nigeria

How Much Is Enough? Monte Carlo Simulations of an Oil Stabilization Fund for Nigeria »

Volume/Issue: 2006/142

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ulrich Bartsch

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451864021.001

ISBN: 9781451864021

Keywords: Oil stabilization fund, Monte Carlo simulation, fiscal policy, fiscal spending, government spending, government revenue, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment

In oil-dependent countries, a major issue is how to stabilize fiscal spending when government revenue fluctuates along with the international price of oil. A stabilization fund would allow the government to pull th...

Statement by Peter Gakunu, Executive Director for Nigeria and Godwill Efiong Ukpong, Alternate Director February 13, 2008

Statement by Peter Gakunu, Executive Director for Nigeria and Godwill Efiong Ukpong, Alternate Director February 13, 2008 »

Source: Nigeria : 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Staff Supplement and Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2008/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451829068

Keywords: debt, central bank, interest, deficit, external debt

The success of Nigeria's reforms brings new policy challenges for preserving and building on the reform gains. The immediate challenge is to enshrine a fiscal institution that ensures that fiscal policy is consiste...

Nigeria: Joint IMF/World Bank Debt Sustainability Analysis Under the Debt Sustainability Framework for Low Income Countries

Nigeria: Joint IMF/World Bank Debt Sustainability Analysis Under the Debt Sustainability Framework for Low Income Countries »

Source: Nigeria : 2009 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; Statement by the IMF Staff Representative; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2009/315

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 November 2009

ISBN: 9781451829082

Keywords: central bank, budget, debt, interest, revenues

This 2009 Article IV Consultation highlights that reforms initiated earlier this decade in Nigeria have averted the boom-bust pattern that characterized previous oil price cycles and better prepared the economy to...

Structural Adjustment in Nigeria: Widespread reform in progress; the challenge ahead

Structural Adjustment in Nigeria: Widespread reform in progress; the challenge ahead »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1987

Volume/Issue: 24/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1987

ISBN: 9781616353704

Keywords: environment, trade, environments, development, industrialization

The enhancement of the IMF's structural adjustment facility is discussed. In its April 1987 meeting, the IMF's Interim Committee highlighted the plight of low-income countries, and outlined a strategy for their rec...

Appendix 2. Oil and Economic Development in Nigeria15

Appendix 2. Oil and Economic Development in Nigeria15 »

Source: Managing Oil Wealth : The Case of Azerbaijan

Series: IMF Special Issues

Author(s): Niko Hobdari , Eric Le Borgne , Chonira Aturupane , Koba Gvenetadze , John Wakeman-Linn , and Stephan Danninger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 April 2004

ISBN: 9781589063082

Keywords: expenditure, expenditures, oil and gas, gas, natural resource

Nigeria has an abundance of hydrocarbon resources. It is the thirteenth largest oil producer in the world, the third largest oil producer in Africa, and the most prolific oil produc...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative »

Source: Nigeria : 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Staff Supplement and Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2008/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451829068

Keywords: debt, central bank, interest, deficit, external debt

The success of Nigeria's reforms brings new policy challenges for preserving and building on the reform gains. The immediate challenge is to enshrine a fiscal institution that ensures that fiscal policy is consiste...

Addressing the Natural Resource Curse

Addressing the Natural Resource Curse »

Source: Addressing the Natural Resource Curse : An Illustration From Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2003/139

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Arvind Subramanian , and Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2003

ISBN: 9781451856064

Keywords: institutions, growth, natural resource, oil revenues, oil prices, natural gas, Economywide Country Studies: Africa, Comparative Studies of Countries, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity, Economywide Country Studies,

Some natural resources-oil and minerals in particular-exert a negative and nonlinear impact on growth via their deleterious impact on institutional quality. We show this result to be very robust. The Nigerian exper...

Political Economy of Oil-Revenue Sharing in a Developing Country

Political Economy of Oil-Revenue Sharing in a Developing Country »

Source: Political Economy of Oil-Revenue Sharing in a Developing Country : Illustrations from Nigeria

Volume/Issue: 2003/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ehtisham Ahmad , and Raju Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2003

ISBN: 9781451843422

Keywords: Keyword:Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations, local governments, oil revenues, oil prices, oil production, oil producing, State and Local Government,

Control over natural resource revenues is a contentious, politically divisive issue in most developing countries-especially for oil production. A typical policy response of the center in such cases has been to intr...