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I. The Global Economy and the Outlook for the United States and Canada

I. The Global Economy and the Outlook for the United States and Canada »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2007, Western Hemisphere

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2007

ISBN: 9781589066427

Keywords: world growth, commodity prices, bond, per capita income, terms of trade

The Global Context The global economy expanded vigorously in 2006 amidst moderating inflationary pressures. World growth was 5.4 percent, 1 despite...

III. Asia’s Quest for Inclusive Growth

III. Asia’s Quest for Inclusive Growth »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific : Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2011

ISBN: 9781616351274

Keywords: inflation, financial integration, monetary policy, monetary fund, contagion

Income inequality has risen across the world over the last two decades. The academic literature attributes the rise mainly to three factors: globalization, skill-biased technologica...

III Key Features I and 2: Broad Ownership and Participation and Embedding the PRGF in the Overall Strategy for Growth and Poverty Reduction

III Key Features I and 2: Broad Ownership and Participation and Embedding the PRGF in the Overall Strategy for Growth and Poverty Reduction »

Source: Is the PRGF Living Up to Expectations?

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Gabriela Inchauste , Nita Thacker , Thomas Dorsey , Shamsuddin Tareq , Emanuele Baldacci , Sanjeev Gupta , and Mark Plant

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 September 2002

ISBN: 9781589061125

Keywords: conditionality, pem, poverty reduction, structural conditionality, public spending

The interrelated key features 1 and 2 set out several aspects of the expected relationship between the PRGF-supported program and the PRSP. Specifically. PRGF-supported programs should be consistent with, an...

III. Meeting the Challenges of Globalization in the Advanced Economies

III. Meeting the Challenges of Globalization in the Advanced Economies »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1997 : Globalization: Opportunities and Challenges

Series: World Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 1997

ISBN: 9781557756480

Keywords: debt, inflation, interest, payments, transition countries

Globalization refers to the growing economic interdependence of countries worldwide through the increasing volume and variety of cross-border transactions in goods and services and...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2006/53

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451804195.002

ISBN: 9781451804195

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, pro-poor growth, reduction strategy, pro-poor, poverty reduction strategy paper

This Joint Staff Advisory Note provides IMF staff advice on key priorities for strengthening Bangladesh's poverty reduction strategy (PRS) and for ensuring its effective implementation. It highlights key strengths...

Bangladesh
			: Joint Staff Assessment of the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

Bangladesh : Joint Staff Assessment of the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2003/186

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451804119.002

ISBN: 9781451804119

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, reducing poverty, income poverty

This paper presents a Joint Staff Assessment of the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (I-PRSP) for Bangladesh. The I-PRSP lays out a broader vision for the future along with a medium-term economic strategy....

Bangladesh
			: Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Status Report

Bangladesh : Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Status Report »

Volume/Issue: 2004/277

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451979046.002

ISBN: 9781451979046

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, reduction strategy, expenditure, expenditure framework, medium-term expenditure

This paper presents a status report on Bangladesh's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper. Prudent macroeconomic management has contributed to robust growth and moderate inflation. External conditions have improved with...

Benin
			: Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper:  Joint Staff Advisory Note

Benin : Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Joint Staff Advisory Note »

Volume/Issue: 2007/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 June 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451803501.002

ISBN: 9781451803501

Keywords: reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, vulnerable groups

The Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (SCRP) for Benin explains growth strategy for poverty reduction. The SCRP emphasizes the importance of addressing governance, transparency, and corruption. Capacity for b...

Burkina Faso
			: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper

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

Volume/Issue: 2005/342

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451803846.002

ISBN: 9781451803846

Keywords: poverty reduction strategy, reduction strategy, poverty reduction strategy paper, macroeconomic framework, evaluation system

The Joint Staff Advisory Note (JSAN) of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper on Burkina Faso reviews poverty trends, characteristics, and strategies for its reduction. The macroeconomic framework is based on an ave...

Burkina Faso
			: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper:  Annual Progress Report Joint Staff Advisory Note

Burkina Faso : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: Annual Progress Report Joint Staff Advisory Note »

Volume/Issue: 2008/213

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451803976.002

ISBN: 9781451803976

Keywords: apr, reduction strategy, pro-poor, social services

This annual progress report reviews the joint staff advisory note on Burkina Faso's Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs). IMF staff highlights the importance of increasing public revenue mobilization and stren...