Information about Sub-Saharan Africa África subsahariana
Back Matter

Back Matter

Author(s):
International Monetary Fund. African Dept.
Published Date:
May 2012
Share
  • ShareShare
Information about Sub-Saharan Africa África subsahariana
Show Summary Details
References

    Akitoby, Bernardin, and SharminiCoorey (eds.) forthcoming, Oil Wealth in Central Africa: Policies for Inclusive Growth (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Alesina, A., S.Ozler, N.Roubini and P.Swagel,1992, “Political Instability and Economic Growth,” NBER Working Paper No. 4173, (Cambridge, Massachusetts: National Bureau of Economic Research).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Barro, R. J.,1997, “Determinants of Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Empirical Study,” MIT Press Books (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Baunsgaard, Thomas, MauricioVillafuerte, MarcosPoplawski-Ribeiro, and ChristineRichmond,2012, “Fiscal Frameworks for Natural Resource Intensive Developing Countries,” Staff Discussion Note (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Beck, Thorsten, SamuelMunzele Maimbo, IssaFaye, and ThourayaTriki,2011, Financing Africa: Through the Crisis and Beyond (Washington: World Bank).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Beck, Thorsten, SamuelMunzele Maimbo, IssaFaye, and ThourayaTriki, AsliDemirgüç-Kunt, and Ross E.Levine,2010, “Financial Institutions and Markets across Countries and over Time: The Updated Financial Development and Structure Database,” World Bank Economic Review, Vol.24, No.1, pp. 77–92 (Washington: World Bank).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Berg, Andrew, EduardoBorensztein, and CatherinePattillo,2005, “Assessing Early Warning Systems: How Have They Worked in Practice?,” IMF Staff Papers, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 462–502 (Washington, International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    BIS, 2011, “The Transmission Channels Between the Financial and Real Sectors: A Critical Survey of the Literature,” BIS Working Paper No. 18 (Basel: Bank for International Settlements).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Canales-Kriljenko, Jorge Iván,forthcoming, “Financial Soundness Indicators in sub-Saharan Africa, a panel estimation,” IMF Working Paper (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Castrén, Olli, StéphaneDées, and FadiZaher,2008, “Global Macro-Financial Shocks and Expected Default Frequencies in the Euro Area,” European Central Bank Working Paper Series, No. 875 (Frankfurt: European Central Bank).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Cavalcanti, T. V. deV., K.Mohaddes, and M.Raissi,2009, “Growth, Development, and Natural Resources: New Evidence Using a Heterogeneous Panel Analysis,” Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge (mimeo).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Cerutti, Eugenio,2011, Mapping Cross-Border Bank Linkages: Measuring Exposure Levels and Ring-Fencing Risks, PowerPoint, IMF African Department lunchtime seminar.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Čihák, Martin, SòniaMuñoz, and RyanScuzzar,2011, “The Bright and the Dark Side of Cross-Border Banking Linkages,” IMF Working Paper No. 11/186 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Collier, Paul, Rick van derPloeg, MichaelSpence, and Anthony J.Venables,2010, “Managing Resource Revenues in Developing Economies,” IMF Staff Papers, Vol. 57, No. 1.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Collier, Paul,2011, “Savings and Investment Decisions in Low-Income Resource Exporters,” unpublished, Centre for the Study of African Economies, (Oxford, UK: Oxford University).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Dabla-Norris, Era, Jun IlKim, and KazukoShirono,2011, “Optimal Precautionary Reserves for Low-Income Countries: A Cost-Benefit Analysis,” IMF Working Paper 11/249 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Daniel, Philip, MichaelKeen, and CharlesMcPherson,2010, “The Taxation of Petroleum and Minerals: Principles, Problems, and Practice,” (United Kingdom: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics, andWashington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    De Bock, Reinout, and AlexanderDemyanets,forthcoming, “Asset Quality in Emerging Markets: Determinants and Spillovers,” IMF Working Paper (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Dees, S., S.Holly, M.H.Pesaran, and L.V.Smith,2007, “Long Run Macroeconomic Relations in the Global Economy,” Economics—The Open-Access, Open-Assessment E-Journal, 2007–3.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Dell’Ariccia, Giovanni, DenizIgan, LucLaeven, and HuiTong, with BasBakker and JérômeVandenbussche,forthcoming, “Policies for Macrofinancial Stability: How to Deal with Credit Booms,” Staff Discussion Note, (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Flamini, Valentina, CalvinMcDonald, and LilianaSchumacher,2009, “The Determinants of Commercial Bank Profitability in Sub-Saharan Africa,” IMF Working Paper 09/15 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Financial Stability Board, International Monetary Fund, and World Bank, 2011, “Financial Stability Issues in Emerging Market and Developing Economies,” Report to The G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (October). Electronically available.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Gilchrist, S., V.Yankov and EZakrajšek,2009, “Credit Market Shocks and Economic Fluctuations: Evidence from Corporate Bond and Stock Markets,” Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 56, No. 4, pp. 471–93.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Goldsmith, A. A.,1998, “Institutions and Economic Growth in Africa,” The Center for International Development (Cambridge, Massachusetts).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Gupta, Sanjeev, and EvaJenkner,forthcoming, “Natural Resource Endowments, Governance, and Domestic Revenue Mobilization: Lessons for the CEMAC Region,” in Akitoby and Coorey (eds.), Oil Wealth in Central Africa: Policies for Inclusive Growth (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Hartelius, Kristian,2010, “Analyzing Nonperforming Loans in Central and Eastern Europe Based on Historical Experience in Emerging Markets,” Global Financial Stability Report (Washington, April).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Hartwick, J.M.,1977, “Intergenerational Equity and the Investment of Rents from Exhaustible Resources,” American Economic Review, Vol. 67, pp. 972–74.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Hotelling, H.,1931, “The Economics of Exhaustible Resources,” The Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 137–75.

    Holtz-Eakin, D., W.Newey, and H.Rosen,1988, “Estimating Vector Autoregressions with Panel Data,” Econometrica, Vol. 56, No. 6, pp. 1371–95.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Iimi, Atsushi,2006, “Did Botswana Escape from the Resource Curse?” IMF Working Paper 06/138 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    International Monetary Fund, 2007a, Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa (Washington, April).

    International Monetary Fund, 2007b, Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency (Washington, October).

    International Monetary Fund, 2009, Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa (Washington, April).

    International Monetary Fund, 2010, Understanding Financial Interconnectedness, electronically available.

    International Monetary Fund, 2011a, Assessing Reserve Adequacy, IMF Policy Papers, (Washington, April).

    International Monetary Fund, 2011b, Revenue Mobilization in Developing Countries, (Washington, April).

    International Monetary Fund, 2012, World Ecoconomic Outlook, World Economic and Financial Surveys (Washington, April).

    Kaminsky, Graciela L., SaúlLizondo, and CarmenM. Reinhart,1998, “Leading Indicators of Currency Crises,” IMF Staff Papers, Vol 45, No.1, pp.1–48, (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Kaminsky, Graciela L. and Carmen M.Reinhart,1999, “The Twin Crises: The Causes of Banking and Balance-of-Payments Problems,” The American Economic Review, Vol. 89, No. 3, pp. 473–500.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Kaufmann, Daniel, AartKraay, and MassimoMastruzzi,2010, “The Worldwide Governance Indicators. Methodology and Analytical Issues,” Policy Research Working Paper 5430 (Washington: World Bank).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Laeven, Luc, and FabianValencia,2008, “Systemic Banking Crises: A New Database,” Working Paper 08/224 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Lukonga, Inutu,2010, “The Cross-Border Expansion of African LCFIs: Implications for Regional Financial Stability and Regulatory Reform,” IMF Research Paper (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Mauro, Paolo,1996, “The Effects of Corruption on Growth, Investment, and Government Expenditure,” IMF Working Paper 96/98 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Mendoza, Enrique G., and Marco E.Terrones,2008, “An Anatomy of Credit Booms: Evidence from Macro Aggregates and Micro Data,” NBER Working Papers 14049, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc., (Cambridge, Massachusetts: NBER).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Meyer-Cirkel, Alexis, and Jorge IvanCanales-Kriljenko,forthcoming, “Global Financial Stress Transmission into sub-Saharan Africa—A GVAR approach,” IMF Working Paper (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Nier, Erlend W., JacekOsinki, Luis I.Jacome and PamelaMadrid,2011, “Institutional Models for Macroprudential Policy,” IMF Staff Discussion Note, SDN/11/18, November (Washington: International Monetary Fund).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Nkurunziza, J. D., and R. H.Bates,2003, “Political Institutions and Economic Growth in Africa,” The Centre for the Study of African Economies Working Paper Series No. 185, The Berkeley Electronic Press.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Pesaran, M.H., T.Schuermann, and L.V.Smith,2009a, “Forecasting Economic and Financial Variables with Global VARs,” International Journal of Forecasting, Vol. 25, pp. 642–675.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Pesaran, M.H., T.Schuermann, and L.V.Smith,2009b, “Rejoinder to Comments on Forecasting Economic and Financial Variables with Global VARs,” International Journal of Forecasting, Vol. 25, pp. 703–715.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Rose, A., and M.Spiegel,2009, “Cross-Country Causes and Consequences of the 2008 Crisis: Early Warning,” NBER Working Paper 15357 (Cambridge, Massachusetts: NBER).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Sachs, J. D., and A. M.Warner,1997, “Natural Resource Abundance and Economic Growth,” The Center for International Development, (Cambridge, Massachusetts: CID).

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Sachs, J. D., and A. M.Warner, and A. M.Warner,1999, “The Big Push, Natural Resource Booms and Growth,” Journal of Development Economics, Vol. 59, pp. 43–76.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Sachs, J. D., and A. M.Warner, and A. M.Warner,2001, “Natural Resources and Economic Development: The Curse of Natural Resources,” European Economic Review, Vol. 45, pp. 827–38.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Saurina, Jesús,2009, “Dynamic Provisioning,” World Bank Public Policy Journals, Note 7. Electronically available.

    Smith, L.V., and A.Galesi,2011, GVAR Toolbox 1.1, electronically available.

    Timmer, C. P., and SelvinAkkus,2008, “The Structural Transformation as a Pathway out of Poverty: Analytics, Empirics and Politics,” Working Paper No. 150, Center for Global Development.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation

    Van der Ploeg, F.,2011, “Natural Resources: Curse or Blessing?” Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 49, No.2, pp. 366–420.

    Van Wijnbergen, S.,1984, “The ‘Dutch Disease’: A Disease After All?” The Economic Journal, Vol. 94, No. 373, pp. 41–55.

    World Bank, 2009, Global Economic Prospects: Commodities at the Crossroads (Washington: World Bank).

Publications of the IMF African Department, 2009–12

BOOKS AND MONOGRAPHS

2009

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Sub-Saharan Africa

African Department

2009

Tanzania: The Story of an African Transition

Nord, Roger, Yuri Sobolev, David Dunn, Alejandro Hajdenberg, Niko Hobdari, Samar Maziad, and Stéphane Roudet

DEPARTMENTAL PAPERS

11/07

Macroeconomic Vulnerabilities Stemming from the Global Economic Crisis: The Case of Switzerland

Basdevant, Olivier, Chikako Baba, and Borislava Mircheva

11/06

What Do Fast Job Creators Look Like? Some Stylized Facts and Perspectives on South Africa

Zhan, Zaijin

11/04

South Africa: Macro Policy Mix and Its Effects on Growth and the Real Exchange Rate—Empirical Evidence and GIMF Simulations

Canales-Kriljenko, Jorge Iván

11/02

Measuring the Potential Output of South Africa

Klein, Nir

11/01

In the Wake of the Global Economic Crisis: Adjusting to Lower Revenue of the Southern African Customs Union in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, and Swaziland

Mongardini, Joannes, Dalmacio Benicio, Thomson Fontaine, Gonzalo C. Pastor, and Geneviève Verdier

10/03

Zimbabwe: Challenges and Policy Options after Hyperinflation

Kramarenko, Vitaliy, Lars H. Engstrom, Geneviève Verdier, Gilda Fernandez, Stefan E. Oppers, Richard Hughes, James McHugh, and Warren L. Coats

10/02

Expenditure Composition and Economic Developments in Benin

Pani, Marco and Mohamed El Harrak

10/01

Wage Policy and Fiscal Sustainability in Benin

Lundgren, Charlotte J.

09/04

The Global Financial Crisis and Adjustments to Shocks in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda: A Balance Sheet Analysis Perspective

Masha, Iyabo

09/03

Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Exchange Rates and Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ben Ltaifa, Nabil, Stella Kaendera, and Shiv Dixit

09/02

Spillover Effects and the East African Community: Explaining the Slowdown and the Recovery

Drummond, Paulo and Gustavo Ramirez

09/01

Foreign Exchange Reserve Adequacy in East African Community Countries

Drummond, Paulo, Aristide Mrema, Stéphane Roudet, and Mika Saito

STAFF POSITION NOTES

09/20

The International Financial Crisis and Global Recession: Impact on the CEMAC Region and Policy Considerations

Wakeman-Linn, John, Rafael A. Portillo, Plamen Iossifov, and Dimitre Milkov

09/16

The Global Financial Crisis: Impact on WAEMU Member Countries and Policy Options

Mueller, Johannes, Irene Yackovlev, and Hans Weisfeld

09/14

The Southern African Development Community’s Macroeconomic Convergence Program: Initial Performance

Burgess, Robert

09/10

Fiscal Policy in Sub-Saharan Africa in Response to the Impact of the Global Crisis

Berg, Andrew, Norbert Funke, Alejandro Hajdenberg, Victor Duarte Lledo, Rolando Ossowski, Martin Schindler, Antonio Spilimbergo, Shamsuddin Tareq, and Irene Yackovlev

WORKING PAPERS

12/94

Monetary Policy in Low-Income Countries in the Face of the Global Crisis: The Case of Zambia

Baldini, Alfredo, Jaromir Benes, Andrew Berg, Mai Dao, and Rafael Portillo

12/93

Fiscal Policies and Rules in the Face of Revenue Volatility Within Southern Africa Customs Union Countries (SACU)

Basdevant, Olivier

12/92

Real Wage, Labor Productivity, and Employment Trends in South Africa: A Closer Look

Klein, Nir

12/73

Exchange Rate Volatility Under Peg: Do Trade Patterns Matter?

Lonkeng Ngouana, Constant

12/32

Assessing Bank Competition within the East African Community

Sanya, Sarah and Matthew Gaertner,

12/20

Prudential Liquidity Regulation in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Rwanda

Sanya, Sarah, Wayne Mitchell, and Angelique Kantengwa

12/18

Capital Market Integration: Progress Ahead of the East African Community Monetary Union

Yabara, Masafumi

12/7

International Reserves in Low-Income Countries: Have They Served as Buffers?

Cripolti, Valerio and George Tsibouris

11/294

Inflation Differentials in the GCC: Does the Oil Cycle Matter?

Mohaddes, Kamiar and Oral Williams

11/281

Effectiveness of Capital Controls in Selected Emerging Markets in the 2000s

Baba, Chikako and Annamaria Kokenyne

11/280

How Costly Are Debt Crises?

Furceri, Davide and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

11/275

Monetary Policy Transmission in Ghana: Does the Interest Rate Channel Work?

Kovanen, Arto

11/274

Does Money Matter for Inflation in Ghana?

Kovanen, Arto

11/273

On the Stability of Monety Demand in Ghana: A Bounds Testing Approach

Dagher, Jihad and Arto Kovanen

11/268

Oil-Price Boom and Real Exchange Rate Appreciation: Is There Dutch Disease in the CEMAC?

Treviño, Juan Pedro

11/266

The Design of Fiscal Adjustment Strategies in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, and Swaziland

Basdevant, Olivier, Dalmacio Benicio, Borislava Mircheva, Joannes Mongardini, Geneviève Verdier, Susan Yang, and Luis-Felipe Zanna

11/246

Do Remittances Reduce Aid Dependency?

Kpodar, Kangni and Maelan Le Goff

11/233

Determinants of Non-oil Growth in the CFA-Zone Oil Producing Countries: How do they Differ?

Tabova, Alexandra and Carol L. Baker

11/232

Inflation Dynamics in the CEMAC Region

Caceres, Carlos, Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro, and Darlena Tartari

11/207

External Sustainability of Oil-Producing Sub-Saharan African Countries

Takebe, Misa, and Robert C. York

11/205

The Cyclicality of Fiscal Policies in the CEMAC Region

Mpatswe, Gaston K., Sampawende J. Tapsoba, and Robert C. York

11/204

South Africa: The Cyclical Behavior of the Markups and Its Implications for Monetary Policy

Klein, Nir

11/202

Burkina Faso—Policies to Protect the Poor from the Impact of Food and Energy Price Increases

Arze del Granado, Javier, and Isabell Adenauer

11/198

De Jure versus De Facto Exchange Rate Regimes in Sub-Saharan Africa

Slavov, Slavi T.

11/196

Financial Deepening, Property Rights and Poverty: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa

Singh, Raju Jan, and Yifei Huang

11/178

FDI from BRICs to LICs: Emerging Growth Driver?

Mlachila, Montfort, and Misa Takebe

11/176

Determinants of Interest Rate Pass-Through: Do Macroeconomic Conditions and Financial Market Structure Matter?

Gigineishvili, Nikoloz

11/174

The Quest for Higher Growth in the WAEMU Region: The Role of Accelerations and Decelerations

Kinda, Tidiane, and Montfort Mlachila

11/172

Fiscal Policy Implementation in Sub-Saharan Africa

Lledo, Victor Duarte, and Marcos Poplawski Ribeiro

11/149

Post-Conflict Recovery: Institutions, Aid, or Luck?

David, Antonio, Fabiano Rodrigues Bastos, and Marshall Mills

11/104

Ghana: Will It Be Gifted, or Will It Be Cursed?

Aydin, Burcu

11/102

Oil Spill(over)s: Linkages in Petroleum Product Pricing Policies in West African Countries

David, Antonio, Mohamed El Harrak, Marshall Mills, and Lorraine Ocampos

11/80

Feeling the Elephant’s Weight: The Impact of Côte d’Ivoire’s Crisis on WAEMU Trade

Egoumé-Bossogo, Philippe and Ankouvi Nayo

11/73

ICT, Financial Inclusion, and Growth Evidence from African Countries

Andrianaivo, Mihasonirina, and Kangni Kpodar

11/20

Feeling the Elephant’s Weight: The Impact of Côte d’Ivoire’s Crisis on WAEMU Trade

Egoumé-Bossogo, Philippe, and Nayo Ankouvi

11/69

Fiscal Sustainability and the Fiscal Reaction Function for South Africa

Burger, Philippe, Alfredo Cuevas, Ian Stuart, and Charl Jooste

11/64

Reviving the Competitive Storage Model: A Holistic Approach to Food Commodity Prices

Miao, Yanliang, Weifeng Wu, and Norbert Funke

11/59

Inflation Uncertainty and Relative Price Variability in WAEMU

Fernandez Valdovinos, Carlos, and Kerstin Gerling

11/57

Modeling Inflation in Chad

Kinda, Tidiane

11/48

Fiscal Expectations under the Stability and Growth Pact: Evidence from Survey Data

Poplawski-Ribeiro, Marcos and Jan-Christoph Rulke

11/40

Growth in Africa under Peace and Market Reforms

Korbut, Olessia, Gonzalo Salinas, and Cheikh A. Gueye

11/9

Capital Flows, Exchange Rate Flexibility, and the Real Exchange Rate

Kinda, Tidiane, Jean-Louis Combes, and Patrick Plane

10/292

Weathering the Global Storm: The Benefits of Monetary Policy Reform in the LA5 Countries

Canales Kriljenko, Jorge Iván, Luis Ignacio Jácome, Ali Alichi, and Ivan Luis de Oliveira Lima

10/269

Export Tax and Pricing Power: Two Hypotheses on the Cocoa Market in Côte d’Ivoire

Kireyev, Alexei

10/225

What Can International Cricket Teach Us About the Role of Luck in Labor Markets?

Aiyar, Shekhar and Rodney Ramcharan

10/217

Performance of Fiscal Accounts in South Africa in a Cross-Country Setting

Aydin, Burcu

10/216

Cyclicality of Revenue and Structural Balances in South Africa

Aydin, Burcu

10/210

Mother, Can I Trust the Government? Sustained Financial Deepening—A Political Institutions View

Quintyn, Marc and Geneviève Verdier

10/195

Islamic Banking: How Has It Diffused?

Imam, Patrick A. and Kangni Kpodar

10/191

A Macro Model of the Credit Channel in a Currency Union Member: The Case of Benin

Samaké, Issouf

10/166

How Do International Financial Flows to Developing Countries Respond to Natural Disasters?

David, Antonio

10/162

Exchange Rate Assessment for Sub-Saharan Economies

Aydin, Burcu

10/148

Balance Sheet Vulnerabilities of Mauritius during a Decade of Shocks

Imam, Patrick A., and Rainer Koehler

10/140

Beyond Aid: How Much Should African Countries Pay to Borrow?

Gueye, Cheikh A., and Amadou N.R. Sy

10/136

Banking Efficiency and Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Kablan, Sandrine

10/132

FDI Flows to Low-Income Countries: Global Drivers and Growth Implications

Dabla-Norris, Era, Jiro Honda, Amina Lahrèche-Révil, and Geneviève Verdier

10/118

The Linkage between the Oil and Nonoil Sectors—A Panel VAR Approach

Klein, Nir

10/115

Short- versus Long-Term Credit and Economic Performance: Evidence from the WAEMU

Kpodar, Kangni and Kodzo Gbenyo

10/80

Budget Institutions and Fiscal Performance in Low-Income Countries

Dabla-Norris, Era, Richard Allen, Luis-Felipe Zanna, Tej Prakash, Eteri Kvintradze, Victor Duarte Lledo, Irene Yackovlev, and Sophia Gollwitzer

10/66

ICT Equipment Investment and Growth in Low- and Lower-Middle-Income Countries

Haacker, Markus

10/58

The Real Exchange Rate and Growth Revisited: The Washington Consensus Strikes Back?

Berg, Andrew, and Yanliang Miao

10/49

Firm Productivity, Innovation, and Financial Development

Dabla-Norris, Era, Eramus Kersting, and Geneviève Verdier

09/274

Cyclical Patterns of Government Expenditures in Sub-Saharan Africa: Facts and Factors

Lledo, Victor, Irene Yackovlev, and Lucie Gadenne

09/269

A Framework to Assess the Effectiveness of IMF Technical Assistance in National Accounts

Pastor, Gonzalo C.

09/260

Improving Surveillance across the CEMAC Region

Iossifov, Plamen, Noriaki Kinoshita, Misa Takebe, Robert C. York, and Zaijin Zhan

09/244

A Rule Based Medium-Term Fiscal Policy Framework for Tanzania

Kim, Daehaeng, and Mika Saito

09/227

Analyzing Fiscal Space Using the MAMS Model: An Application to Burkina Faso

Gottschalk, Jan, Vu Manh Le, Hans Lofgren, and Kofi Nouve

09/216

Determinants and Macroeconomic Impact of Remittances in Sub-Saharan Africa

Singh, Raju Jan, Markus Haacker, and Kyung-woo Lee

09/215

São Tomé and Príncipe: Domestic Tax System and Tax Revenue Potential

Farhan, Nisreen

09/192

The Gambia: Demand for Broad Money and Implications for Monetary Policy Conduct

Sriram, Subramanian S.

09/182

Understanding the Growth of African Markets

Yartey, Charles Amo, and Mihasonirina Andrianaivo

09/180

Credit Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa—Sources, Risks, and Policy Responses

Iossifov, Plamen, and May Y. Khamis

09/155

Spillovers from the Rest of the World into Sub-Saharan African Countries

Drummond, Paulo, Flavio Nacif, and Gustavo Ramirez

09/148

In Search of Successful Inflation Targeting: Evidence from an Inflation Targeting Index

Miao, Yanliang

09/146

Introducing the Euro as Legal Tender—Benefits and Costs of Eurorization for Cape Verde

Imam, Patrick A.

09/115

The Macroeconomics of Scaling Up Aid: The Gleneagles Initiative for Benin

Mongardini, Joannes, and Issouf Samaké

09/114

Sub-Saharan Africa’s Integration in the Global Financial Markets

Deléchat, Corinne, Gustavo Ramirez, Smita Wagh, and John Wakeman-Linn

09/113

Financial Deepening in the CFA Franc Zone: The Role of Institutions

Singh, Raju, Kangni Kpodar, and Dhaneshwar Ghura

09/107

Madagascar: A Competitiveness and Exchange Rate Assessment

Eyraud, Luc

09/98

Understanding Inflation Inertia in Angola

Klein, Nir, and Alexander Kyei

09/75

Grants, Remittances, and the Equilibrium Real Exchange Rate in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Mongardini, Joannes, and Brett Rayner

09/37

Dedollarization in Liberia—Lessons from Cross-Country Experience

Erasmus, Lodewyk, Jules Leichter, and Jeta Menkulasi

09/36

The Macroeconomic Impact of Scaled-Up Aid: The Case of Niger

Farah, Abdikarim, Emilio Sacerdoti, and Gonzalo Salinas

09/27

The Value of Institutions for Financial Markets: Evidence from Emerging Markets

Akitoby, Bernardin, and Thomas Stratmann

09/25

Why Isn’t South Africa Growing Faster? A Comparative Approach

Eyraud, Luc

09/15

The Determinants of Commercial Bank Profitability in Sub-Saharan Africa

Flamini, Valentina, Calvin A. McDonald, and Liliane Schumacher

09/14

Bank Efficiency in Sub-Saharan African Middle-Income Countries

Chen, Chuling

09/11

How Can Burundi Raise Its Growth Rate? The Impact of Civil Conflicts and State Intervention on Burundi’s Growth Performance

Basdevant, Olivier

    Other Resources Citing This Publication