|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on December 20, 2012. Listed below are items related to France, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by François Baroin, Minister for the Economy, Finance and Industry, France|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of France. PDF File Size: 419Kb
|April 01, 2012 -- Bank credit, asset prices and financial stability: Evidence from French banks|
Author/Editor: Pouvelle, Cyril
Series: Working Paper No. 12/103
|January 13, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Big Financial Sectors Under Review in 2012 By IMF|
There's one thing all countries learned in the recent crisis: problems in the financial system can have devastating consequences for economic health. In 2012 the IMF will examine some of the world’s biggest financial sectors to help them spot any trouble on the horizon.
|November 23, 2011 -- France Sustainability Report|
|November 18, 2011 -- "Challenges of Budgetary and Financial Crisis in Europe", Presentation by Carlo Cottarelli, Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund|
|November 10, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Conference with Christine Lagarde|
|November 04, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with Christine Lagarde|
|October 15, 2011 -- IMF Survey: G-20 Reaffirms Commitment to Resolve Crisis|
Finance ministers and central bank governors of the Group of Twenty (G-20) industrialized and emerging market economies said they remained committed to take all necessary actions to preserve the stability of banking systems and financial markets, as they wrapped up their final meeting before the G-20 Leaders’ Summit in Cannes.
|September 24, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by African Finance Ministers During the 2011 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund|
|September 23, 2011 -- Statement by the Hon. François Baroin, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for France|
PDF File Size: 389Kb
|September 20, 2011 -- Transcript of the World Economic Outlook (WEO) Press Briefing|
|July 27, 2011 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with France|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|July 27, 2011 -- Transcript of a Teleconference Call on the International Monetary Fund’s 2011 Article IV Review of France|
|July 27, 2011 -- France: 2011 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion|
Series: Country Report No. 11/211
Notes: Also available in French
|July 27, 2011 -- France: Selected Issues Paper|
Series: Country Report No. 11/212
|July 27, 2011 -- IMF Survey: France: Good Progress But Credibility Needs To Be Cemented|
Supportive policies and reforms contributed to a gradual recovery from the global economic crisis, but France's economic prospects are clouded by a challenging external environment, especially by possible spillovers from the euro area crisis.
|July 21, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde following the European Summit|
|July 06, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde with First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky and External Relations Director Caroline Atkinson|
|July 01, 2011 -- Modeling Optimal Fiscal Consolidation Paths in a Selection of European Countries|
Author/Editor: Kanda, Daniel
Series: Working Paper No. 11/164
|June 14, 2011 -- France: 2011 Article IV Consultation--Concluding Statement|
Describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the conclusion of certain missions (official staff visits, in most cases to member countries). Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF's Articles of Agreement, in the context of a request to use IMF resources (borrow from the IMF), as part of discussions of staff monitored programs, and as part of other staff reviews of economic developments.