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on Botswana:

September 9, 2013
July 29, 2011
July 26, 2010
July 20, 2009
December 7, 2007

Article IV Staff Reports

Projected % Change
   2015  2016
Real GDP 2.6 3.2
Consumer Prices 4 4.4
Source: World Economic Outlook (October 2015)
Please refer to more recent Press Release/Staff reports on this country for possible revisions.

Botswana: Financial Position in the Fund

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Botswana and the IMF
Updated November 6, 2015

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IMF Survey Online
September 10, 2015 -- Podcast : Sub-Saharan Africa Getting a Grip on Inflation
Inflation can determine a currency’s purchasing power as high inflation means rising prices. But what drives inflation differs from region to region. In this podcast we talk with Oral Williams, IMF Mission Chief for Malawi and coauthor of a new research paper that shows the drivers of inflation are changing in sub-Saharan Africa.
September 27, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Resource-rich Countries Can Learn from History, Says Collier
African countries endowed with mineral and other natural wealth could learn from the past and rise from their low-income status through better management of their natural resources, says economist Paul Collier, adding that resource revenues can help Africa finance its own development.