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Niger
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Niger : Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2013/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484377345.002

ISBN: 9781484377345

Keywords: expenditures, poverty reduction strategy, expenditure, poverty reduction strategy paper, medium-term expenditure frameworks

Niger's new Poverty Reduction Strategy (PDES) represents its overarching reference framework for the government's development agenda. It also proposes changes in policy orientation and institutional arrangements to...

Union of the Comoros
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper:  Progress Report:  Joint Staff Advisory Note

Union of the Comoros : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Progress Report: Joint Staff Advisory Note »

Volume/Issue: 2013/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 January 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475533576.002

ISBN: 9781475533576

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, reform agenda, data collection, poverty reduction strategy paper, reform program

This review is on Comoros' first full Poverty Reduction Strategy (CPRS). The macroeconomic developments outlined in the progress report are broadly in line with the assessment. Key policy challenges remain for the...

Kyrgyz Republic
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Kyrgyz Republic : Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2012/330

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 December 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475553987.002

ISBN: 9781475553987

Keywords: pension, poverty reduction strategy, pension system, poverty reduction strategy paper

The paper focuses on the workings of the Medium-Term Development Program (MTDP) of the Kyrgyz Republic. Raising living standards as well as taking measures for reducing poverty have been cited as the main priority...

Bangladesh
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Joint Staff Advisory Note

Bangladesh : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Joint Staff Advisory Note »

Volume/Issue: 2012/294

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475566024.002

ISBN: 9781475566024

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, capacity constraints, macroeconomic framework, poverty reduction strategy paper, improving governance

Bangladesh's second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper -- 'Steps Towards Change: National Strategy for Accelerated Poverty Reduction II (NSAPR II)' - provides a framework for implementing the government's agenda duri...

Malawi
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Malawi : Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2012/223

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475506136.002

ISBN: 9781475506136

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, macroeconomic framework, poverty reduction strategy paper, social sector, social indicators

According to MGDS-II, certain major factors such as Malawi's vulnerability to external shocks, inadequate policy response, and weak implementation capacity have hindered growth and development of the economy. The p...

Côte d'Ivoire
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Progress Report of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Côte d'Ivoire : Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Progress Report of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2012/184

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475506280.002

ISBN: 9781475506280

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, social services, household survey

This Joint Staff Advisory Note focuses on the progress report (PR) of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) for Côte d'Ivoire. The PR notes the difficulty of implementing the PRSP in a period of continued pol...

Income Inequality and Fiscal Policy

Income Inequality and Fiscal Policy »

Volume/Issue: 2012/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): David Coady , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 June 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475504828.006

ISBN: 9781475504828

Keywords: Fiscal consolidation, Developed countries, Developing countries, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Income inequality, Income distribution, Taxation, Unemployment, tax

Staff Discussion Notes showcase the latest policy-related analysis and research being developed by individual IMF staff and are published to elicit comment and to further debate. These papers are generally brief an...

Income Inequality and Fiscal Policy

Income Inequality and Fiscal Policy »

Source: Income Inequality and Fiscal Policy

Volume/Issue: 2012/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): David Coady , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 June 2012

ISBN: 9781475504828

Keywords: Fiscal consolidation, Developed countries, Developing countries, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Income inequality, Income distribution, Taxation, Unemployment, tax

Staff Discussion Notes showcase the latest policy-related analysis and research being developed by individual IMF staff and are published to elicit comment and to further debate. These papers are generally brief an...

Djibouti
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper:  Annual Progress Report

Djibouti : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Annual Progress Report »

Volume/Issue: 2012/131

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 June 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475504132.002

ISBN: 9781475504132

Keywords: gross enrollment, street children, gross enrollment ratio, primary education, vocational training

The modern economy of the Republic of Djibouti is based on rents directly or indirectly originating from the international port of Djibouti and from the country's strategic position. The Poverty Reduction Strategy...

Guinea
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper:  Annual Progress Report

Guinea : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Annual Progress Report »

Volume/Issue: 2012/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 March 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475502534.002

ISBN: 9781475502534

Keywords: food security, food insecurity, living conditions, social services, social protection

Guinea's 2007-10 Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper is intended to reestablish strong, sustainable economic growth in a favorable political and institutional context. The percentage of underweight children under age...