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Niger :, Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement

IMF engagement with Niger since 2005 has remained constructive. IMF-supported programs have contributed to the authorities’ goals of macroeconomic stability, growth, and human development progress. Development of Niger’s uranium and petroleum resources provides an important opportunity to raise the living standards of Niger’s citizens. Institutional reforms aimed at enhancing the efficient use of resource revenues and transparency of public finances will remain critical to maximize benefits and avoid distortions associated with the resource curse
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; I. Introduction; II. Economic and Political Developments: 2005-10; Figures; 1. Macroeconomic Volatility, 2005-10; III. Design and Outcomes of IMF-Supported Programs; A. Program Design; Boxes; 1. Conclusions from the 2004 EPA Report; B. Outcomes; IV. Assessment of Fund Involvement 2005-10; A. Macroeconomic Performance; B. Fiscal Policies and Outcomes; 2. Fiscal Developments, 2005-10; C. Financial Sector Reforms; 2. Summary of Main FSAP Recommendations; D. Structural Reforms; 3. Collaboration with the World Bank and AfDB; V. Poverty and Human Development
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non fiction
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1 online resource (30 p.)
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