Ireland : 2012 Article IV and Seventh Review Under the Extended Arrangement-Staff Report; Informational Annex, Staff Supplement; and Public Information Notice

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

September 10, 2012

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

The 2012 Article IV Report on Ireland’s economy under the Extended Arrangement analyzes the banking crisis and Irish authorities’ steadfast efforts to restore stability. Public debt has been high, and the banking system has not served the financial needs of both households and the job-intensive small and medium enterprises (SME) sector. The crisis also created uncertainty for exports and investments. The Executive Board has identified steps needed to underpin a sustained economic recovery. Sustained financial sector reforms are recommended to restore sound credit and revive domestic demand.

Series:

Country Report No. 12/264

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

September 10, 2012

ISBN/ISSN:

9781475510478/1934-7685

Stock No:

1IRLEA2012003

Price:

$18.00 (Academic Rate:$18.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

112

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