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Niger :, Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility: Staff Report; Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger

This paper discusses key findings of the Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) for Niger. Program implementation to date is satisfactory and all quantitative performance criteria at end-June 2009 were met. The revenue performance is strong and domestic arrears repayment higher than anticipated. All indicative targets at end-September were observed, confirming these trends. On the structural front, the authorities have implemented measures to strengthen debt management, improve budget monitoring, and enhance the business environment
Table Of Contents
""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""I: Economic and Political Background""; ""II: Recent Developments and Program Performance""; ""III: The Macroeconomic Outlook and Risks""; ""A. Outlook for 2009-2010""; ""B. Medium-Term Outlook""; ""C. Risks""; ""IV: Policy Discussions""; ""A. Fiscal Policy""; ""B. Structural Reform Agenda""; ""C. Challenges Faced by Low-Income Commodity Exporters""; ""V: Program Monitoring""; ""VI: Staff Appraisal""; ""Figures""; ""1. Recent Economic Developments""; ""2. Medium-Term Economic Outlook""; ""3. Fiscal Developments""
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