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Singapore :, 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Singapore

Abstract
Strong policies, resilient markets, and an improved external environment have helped Singapore tide over the recession. Singapore has a strong track record of proactive and forward-looking economic policymaking. Fiscal policy has regained its traditional medium-term orientation. Official reserve accumulation has to be kept under review. Social safety nets are well placed. Singapore’s exchange rate regime continues to serve the economy well, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s exchange-rate-centered monetary framework has been an important source of stability in times of economic turbulence
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Executive Summary; I. Introduction; II. Macroeconomic and Financial Developments; A. The Recovery of 2009 in the Real Economy; Boxes; 1. Recent Trends in Capital Flows; B. The Recovery of 2009 in the Financial Sector; C. Behind the Recovery; 2. Private Property Prices; III. Policy Developments; IV. Outlook and Risks; V. Policy Discussions; A. Macroeconomic Policies on the Recovery Path; B. Policies in the Financial Sector; C. Post-Crisis Issues; 3. Productivity Trends in Singapore; D. Exchange Rate Assessment; 4. Exchange Rate Assessment; VI. Staff Appraisal; Figures
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
"July 2010."
Physical Description
1 online resource (50 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781282848269

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