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|Argentina and the IMF|
Updated November 18, 2015
|On July 12, 2013, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund concluded the consideration of the Financial Sector Stability Assessment (FSSA) for Argentina.|
The FSSA is a report on the key findings of the financial stability assessment conducted as part of the Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP), which is a comprehensive and in-depth assessment of a country's financial sector. In cases where the FSSA is discussed by the Fund's Executive Board outside the context of an Article IV consultation, at the conclusion of the discussion, the Chairperson of the Board summarizes the views of Executive Directors and this summary is transmitted to the country's authorities.
Fund policies and procedures encourage a country to decide in favor of publication, although—in line with these policies—the authorities of a country may choose to not publish the report discussed at the Board. In the case of Argentina, the authorities need more time to consider whether to publish the FSSA.
The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 28, 2006. Listed below are items related to Argentina, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|June 17, 2002 -- The Role of Fiscal Policy in Crisis Situations -- Response to Point de vue de Joseph E. Stiglitz, "L'actualité de Keynes," By Flemming Larsen, Director, IMF Office in Europe|
Published in Les Echos
|June 06, 2002 -- Transcript of Press Briefing By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
The Board of Governors approved on May 30 the resolution with respect to membership for East Timor. East Timor's membership will become effective upon the authorities' signing of the Articles of Agreement, which is expected in the next month or so.
|May 21, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Managing Director meets Argentine Economy Minister, Board extends repayment of SRF|
|May 16, 2002 -- Transcript of Press Briefing, By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
|May 07, 2002 -- Economic Outlook for the Americas, An Address by Anne Krueger, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF|
Council of the Americas, U.S. State Department, Washington DC
|April 30, 2002 -- Transcript of Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, IMF External Relations Department|
We are encouraged that the 14-point plan signed by the President and provincial governors last weeks demonstrated broad political support for our comprehensive approach to dealing with Argentina's difficult economic situation.
|April 20, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Conference Following the IMFC Meeting by IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler and Gordon Brown, UK Chancellor of the Exchequer and Chairman, IMFC|
|April 20, 2002 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Nicolás Eyzaguirre Minister of Finance of Chile Speaking on behalf of the Southern Cone Countries, Washington, D. C., April, 20, 2002|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of the constituency comprising Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Spain, Venezuela
|April 19, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with G-24 Ministers|
|April 18, 2002 -- Transcript of the World Economic Outlook Press Conference, by Kenneth Rogoff, Economic Counsellor and Director of Research, IMF|
|April 17, 2002 -- Statement by the IMF Mission to Argentina|
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.
|April 17, 2002 -- Promoting Sustained Growth and International Financial Stability--Address by Horst Köhler, Managing Director, IMF|
Given at the National Press Club
|April 17, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler at the National Press Club|
|April 12, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
|April 10, 2002 -- Introductory Remarks on the Role of the IMF Mission in Argentina by Anoop Singh, Director for Special Operations, IMF|
|April 10, 2002 -- IMF Encourages Argentine Reforms, A Letter to the Editor, By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
|April 01, 2002 -- Transcript of a Teleconference on Sovereign Debt Restructuring Mechanism with Washington-based Journalists and First Deputy Managing Director, Anne Krueger|
I believe you all have a copy of the speech I'm giving tonight. What we are trying to do in that speech is to explain how our thinking on sovereign debt restructuring has progressed since I first spoke on the subject last November.
|March 28, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF|
|March 25, 2002 -- IMF Survey:|
Global Financial Stability Report; reducing poverty; Enron's collapse; addressing banking fragility; Prescott on Japanese slowdown; foreign direct investment in Africa; IMF statement on Argentina; and interview with Dornbusch. PDF File Size: 471Kb
|March 21, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on Russia, by Anne O. Krueger, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF|
The purpose of my trip really was to be my introduction in my official capacity to learn more about Russia and to find out how circumstances are here, to get an exchange of views on macroeconomic policy with people, economists, and government officials here.