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|Ghana and the IMF|
Updated November 21, 2014
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on May 07, 2014. Listed below are items related to Ghana, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|February 17, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Oil Offers Hope of Middle-Income Status for Ghana|
In the next few years Ghana will become an oil producer. If the country uses its new-found oil wealth wisely, it could achieve middle-income status within 10 years, IMF projections show. IMF mission chief for Ghana Peter Allum talks in an interview about Ghana's prospects.
|February 10, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky to Visit Liberia and Ghana|
|January 01, 2010 -- A Model for Full-Fledged Inflation Targeting and Application to Ghana|
Author/Editor: Alichi, Ali | Clinton, Kevin | Dagher, Jihad | Kamenik, Ondra | Laxton, Douglas | Mills, Marshall
Series: Working Paper No. 10/25
|December 15, 2009 -- Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Exchange Rates and Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa|
Author/Editor: Ben Ltaifa, Nabil | Kaendera, Stella | Dixit, S. V. S.
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 09/03
|November 19, 2009 -- Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges for 2010, Remarks by Ms. Antoinette Sayeh, Director, African Department of the International Monetary Fund|
|November 11, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Selects Ghana as Site for Regional Technical Assistance Center in Africa|
|November 03, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF African Department Director Antoinette Sayeh at the Conclusion of Her Visit to Ghana|
|October 23, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Staff Mission to Ghana|
|August 14, 2009 -- Ghana: 2009 Article IV Consultation and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ghana|
Series: Country Report No. 09/256
|August 03, 2009 -- Ghana: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Annual Progress Report - Joint Staff Advisory Note|
Series: Country Report No. 09/238
|July 31, 2009 -- Ghana: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - 2006 Annual Progress Report|
Series: Country Report No. 09/237
|July 17, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with Ghana|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|July 16, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$602.6 Million PRGF Arrangement for Ghana|
|June 26, 2009 -- Ghana -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 26, 2009|
PDF File Size: 528Kb
|May 22, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Mission to Ghana Conducts Article IV Consultation, Makes Progress on Fund Support for Program|
|May 15, 2009 -- Transcript of a Conference Call with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on the IMF Low-Income Countries (LIC) Facilities Review|
|March 05, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Poor Countries Need Extra Help to Get Through Global Crisis|
A new IMF study finds that at least $25 billion in urgent concessional financing will be needed this year to help low-income countries affected by the deepening global economic crisis and prevent millions from falling back into poverty.
|October 20, 2008 -- Ghana: 2008 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ghana|
Series: Country Report No. 08/344
|October 09, 2008 -- Ghana: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 08/332
|August 31, 2008 -- IMF Survey:|
Growth, inflation, subprime market crisis, technical assistance, Ghana, fiscal discipline, money laundering, social spending, wage bill ceilings, housing bust, Japan, Lipsky, Swaziland, foreign direct investment, news briefs. PDF File Size: 951Kb