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Peru :, Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Abstract
This Informational Annex highlights Peru’s current lending portfolio, which includes 17 active projects with a commitment of US$1.8 billion and an undisbursed balance of US$1.4 billion. The areas covered by the existing portfolio are economic policy, the environment, social protection, transportation infrastructure, and water resources, among others. Examples of projects include Basic Education, Higher Education, Regional Transport, Lima Optimization of Water Systems, and the Second Rural Electrification Project. The World Bank has an extensive program of analytical and advisory activities for fiscal year 2013/14, including both economic and sector work and nonlending technical assistance. The economic and sector work covers areas such as public expenditure, fiscal incidence, infrastructure, social sectors, climate change, and housing and municipal financing
Table Of Contents
Cover; CONTENTS; LIST OF ACRONYMS; CONTEXT; OUTLOOK AND RISKS; POLICY DISCUSSIONS; A. Near-Term Risk and Policy Stance; B. Spillovers and Triggers for Utilizing Buffers; C. Preserving Strong Growth Momentum; STAFF APPRAISAL; BOXES; 1. Initiatives to Speed Up Investment; 2. New Macro Fiscal Framework; 3. Are Real Estate Prices Misaligned?; 4. Currency Mismatches in the Corporate Sector; 5. Income Windfall and Savings; 6. Why is Peru Growing Faster Than Other Countries in the Region?; FIGURES; 1. Real Sector Developments; 2. Fiscal Sector Developments; 3. External Sector Developments
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (90 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781484395103

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