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

This Article IV Consultation reports that the overall balance of the central government of Paraguay is expected to be in equilibrium, while the central bank intends to withdraw excess liquidity as necessary to limit inflation to no more than 5 percent. Executive Directors commended the Paraguayan authorities for preserving macroeconomic stability in 2009 in the face of a severe drought and the global financial crisis. They emphasized the importance of fiscal reforms, aimed at increasing the tax ratio, strengthening fiscal management, and reducing fiscal risks
Table Of Contents
""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""I. Context and Recent Developments""; ""II. Outlook and Risks""; ""III. Policy Discussions: Institutional Reform to Strengthen Policy Making""; ""A. Short-term Demand Management""; ""B. Fiscal Reforms""; ""C. Monetary Policy Reforms""; ""D. Financial Sector Reforms""; ""E. Other Issues""; ""IV. Staff Appraisal""; ""Boxes""; ""1. Paraguay�s Tax System form a Regional Perspective""; ""2. Paraguay: The Transmission of Monetary Policy""; ""Figures""; ""1. Real Sector Developments""; ""2. Fiscal Developments""; ""3. Monetary Developments""
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