Executive Board
Board Discussions
on Jordan:

August 24, 2016
September 25, 2015
July 31, 2015
April 24, 2015
November 10, 2014

Article IV Staff Reports

Projected % Change
   2016  2017
Real GDP 2.8 3.2
Consumer Prices -0.5 2.3
Source: World Economic Outlook (October 2016)
Please refer to more recent Press Release/Staff reports on this country for possible revisions.

Jordan: Financial Position in the Fund

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Jordan and the IMF
Updated November 14, 2016

On September 25, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund discussed the ex-post evaluation of the exceptional access arrangement of Jordan.

In 2002, the IMF Executive Board decided to conduct ex-post evaluations of arrangements involving exceptional access to the Fund’s General Resource Account. The purpose of these evaluations, which have to be completed within one year of the end of the arrangement, is to provide a critical and frank discussion of whether justifications presented at the outset of the arrangement—including the justification for exceptional access—were consistent with Fund policies and to review performance under the Fund supported program. A staff team prepares a report that is discussed with the country’s authorities and presented to the Executive Board for discussion.

The authorities need more time to consider the publication of the staff report and the related press release.

The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on April 28, 2014. Listed below are items related to Jordan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).

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October 13, 2012 -- Arab Countries in Transition: Economic Outlook and Key Challenges; Notes Prepared by Staff of the International Monetary Fund for the Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting October 12, 2012 Tokyo
October 12, 2012 -- Transcript of the IMF Middle East and Central Asia Department Press Briefing
October 09, 2012 -- Arab Countries in Transition - Economic Outlook and Key Challenges - Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting
Subject: Regional Economic Outlook | Egypt | Jordan | Libya | Morocco | Tunisia | Yemen | Political economy | Transition economies | Cross country analysis
September 23, 2012 -- Jordan -- Letter of Intent, September 23, 2012
PDF File Size: 355Kb
August 03, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$ 2 billion Stand-By Arrangement for Jordan
August 03, 2012 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Jordan’s Stand-By Arrangement, Morocco’s Precautionary and Liquidity Line and the IMF’s Engagement in the Middle East and North Africa
August 03, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Jordan Gets $2.0 Billion IMF Loan to Support Economy
The IMF Executive Board has approved a $2.05 billion loan for Jordan to give the country time to correct budgetary and balance of payments imbalances while maintaining social stability
July 25, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement with Jordan on its Request to Support a National Reform Program Through a Stand-By Arrangement
June 13, 2012 -- Youth Unemployment in the MENA Region: Determinants and Challenges by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, IMF; Dominique Guillaume, Deputy Division Chief, IMF; Davide Furceri, Economist, IMF
May 22, 2012 -- Jordan : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 12/119
May 22, 2012 -- Jordan : Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 12/120
May 14, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Costly Mideast Subsidies Need Better Targeting
Well-intended energy and food price subsidies are increasingly weighing on government budgets and debt levels across the Middle East and North Africa and are not necessarily the most efficient way to channel aid to the most vulnerable, participants at a recent IMF seminar said.
April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Obaid Humaid Al-Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, United Arab Emirates
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 331Kb
April 20, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Jordan
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
April 20, 2012 -- Middle East and North Africa - Economic Outlook and Key Challenges - Deauville Partnership Ministerial Meeting
Subject: Regional Economic Outlook | Egypt | Jordan | Libya | Morocco | Tunisia | Middle East | North Africa | Political economy | Economic growth | Fiscal risk
February 07, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of the 2012 Article IV Mission to Jordan
January 19, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Meets with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan
December 01, 2011 -- Oil Prices, External Income, and Growth : Lessons From Jordan
Author/Editor: Mehdi Raissi | Kamiar Mohaddes
Series: Working Paper No. 11/291
September 10, 2011 -- Deauville Partnership -- International Financial Institutions (IFIs) statement -- September 10, 2011
May 20, 2011 -- Creating Jobs in the Middle East and North Africa, A Commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund

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