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Islamic Republic of Afghanistan :, Selected Issues

Abstract
Fiscal sustainability is one of several policy objectives that Afghanistan is expected to achieve in the context of the Poverty Reduction Growth Facility-supported program. There is a need to develop a comprehensive financial sector strategy aimed at deepening financial intermediation and reducing key vulnerabilities. The aim of this paper is to analyze the conduct of monetary and exchange rate policy in Afghanistan. This paper also discusses the current monetary policy framework in Afghanistan, reviews its implementation, and recommends measures to improve its effectiveness
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; I. Fiscal Sustainability Issues in Afghanistan: Coping with Security Pressures and External Aid; A. The Afghan Context; B. Defining Fiscal Sustainability: A Practical Approach; Figures; I.1. Components of the Budget, 2007/08; I.2. Domestic Revenue and Total Recurrent Government Expenditure, 2004/05-2012/13; I.3. Timing Revisions for Closing the Operating Budget Deficit, 2003/04-2012/13; C. Additional Considerations; D. Moving Towards Sustainability; Tables; I.1. Revenue and Expenditure as a Percent of GDP in Selected LICs
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (33 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9786613736178

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