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Senegal :, Second Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, Request for a Twelve-Month Arrangement Under the Exogenous Shocks Facility, and Request for Waivers and Modification of Assessment Criteria -Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Abstract
Senegal’s second review under the Policy Support Instrument and request for a Twelve-Month Arrangement under the Exogenous Shocks Facility, and request for Waivers and Modification of Assessment Criteria are assessed. Rising food and energy prices have presented a shock to the balance of payments of 5¼ percent of GDP in 2008. These difficulties have been compounded by significant policy slippages in the form of government payment delays to the private sector and accumulated over 2006–08, which are impacting the real economy
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Executive Summary; I. Background; A. A Difficult Environment; B. Program Performance and Impact of Budgetary Slippages; Boxes; 1. Budgetary Slippages; 2. PSI Conditionality and Budget Slippages; II. Economic Outlook and Risks; A. Economic Outlook; Figures; 1. Recent Macroeconomic Developments, 2002-08; 2. Senegal, WAEMU, and SSA: Macroeconomic Developments and Outlook, 2004-09; 3. Medium-Term Outlook, 2007-13; 4. Millennium Development Goals, 1990-2015; B. Economic Risks; 3. Possible Effects of the Global Economic and Financial Crisis; III. Program Discussions; A. Overview
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (84 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9786613874337

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