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Islamic Republic of Mauritania :, 2012 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, and Requests for Waivers of Nonobservance and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report and Supplement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Islamic Republic of Mauritania

The 2012 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Review under the three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF) Arrangement discusses the macroeconomic conditions of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania. Mauritania’s economy has performed well in 2011, despite significant challenges. Economic activity is likely to pick up and inflation to remain low. However, Mauritania faces important short- and medium-term policy challenges, notably in the social area, where progress in reducing poverty has been slow and unemployment is still high. The performance under the ECF-supported program has remained strong
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Executive Summary; I. Background and Context; Boxes; 1. Drought: Impact and Emergency Response so Far; II. Recent Economic Developments; III. Report on Policy Discussions; A. Outlook and Risks; 2. Mauritania: Spillovers from Europe; B. Short-Term Challenge: Maintaining Macroeconomic Stability in the Face of the Drought and Large Infrastructure Projects; 3. Monetary Policy (In)Effectiveness in Mauritania 1/; C. Building Inclusive Growth; 4. Mauritania's Progress in Diesel Subsidy Reform; 5. Business Environment and Governance; IV. Program Implementation and Design
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non fiction
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1 online resource (113 p.)
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