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Projected % Change
   2016  2017
Real GDP 3.7 4.3
Consumer Prices 3.4 3.6
Source: World Economic Outlook (April 2016)
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Botswana and the IMF
Updated September 19, 2016

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Publications
September 14, 2016 -- New Financial Development in Sub-Saharan Africa : Promoting Inclusive and Sustainable Growth
Author/Editor: Montfort Mlachila | Ahmat Jidoud | Monique Newiak | Bozena Radzewicz-Bak | Misa Takebe
Series: African Departmental Paper No.16/5
August 24, 2016 -- Cyclical Behavior of Fiscal Policy among Sub-Saharan African Countries
Author/Editor: Tetsuya Konuki | Mauricio Villafuerte
July 08, 2016 -- Fixed Base Year vs. Chain Linking in National Accounts : Experience of Sub-Saharan African Countries
Author/Editor: Robert Dippelsman | Venkat Josyula | Eric Métreau
Series: Working Paper No. 16/133
June 13, 2016 -- Women’s Opportunities and Challenges in Sub-Saharan African Job Markets
Author/Editor: Christine Dieterich | Anni Huang | Alun H. Thomas
Series: Working Paper No. 16/118
June 08, 2016 -- Inequality, Gender Gaps and Economic Growth : Comparative Evidence for Sub-Saharan Africa
Author/Editor: Dalia S Hakura | Mumtaz Hussain | Monique Newiak | Vimal Thakoor | Fan Yang
Series: Working Paper No. 16/111
February 23, 2016 -- Macroeconomic Stability in Resource-Rich Countries : The Role of Fiscal Policy
Author/Editor: Elva Bova | Paulo A. Medas | Tigran Poghosyan
Series: Working Paper No. 16/36
January 22, 2016 -- Africa on the Move : Unlocking the Potential of Small Middle-Income States
Author/Editor: Lamin Leigh | Ali M. Mansoor
December 22, 2015 -- Exiting From Fragility in sub-Saharan Africa : The Role of Fiscal Policies and Fiscal Institutions
Author/Editor: Corinne Deléchat | Ejona Fuli | Dafina Mulaj | Gustavo Ramirez | Rui Xu
Series: Working Paper No. 15/268
May 29, 2015 -- Base Erosion, Profit Shifting and Developing Countries
Author/Editor: Ernesto Crivelli | Ruud A. de Mooij | Michael Keen
Series: Working Paper No. 15/118
May 06, 2015 -- Are African Households Heterogeneous Agents? : Stylized Facts on Patterns of Consumption, Employment, Income and Earnings for Macroeconomic Modelers
Author/Editor: Louise Fox
Series: Working Paper No. 15/102
April 28, 2015 -- Do Resource Windfalls Improve the Standard of Living in Sub-Saharan African Countries? : Evidence from a Panel of Countries
Author/Editor: Munseob Lee | Cheikh A. Gueye
Series: Working Paper No.15/83
October 03, 2014 -- International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2014 : From stabilization to sustainable growth
June 10, 2014 -- Direct Distribution of Resource Revenues : Worth Considering?
Author/Editor: Sanjeev Gupta | Alex Segura-Ubiergo | Enrique Flores
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 14/5
June 10, 2014 -- Botswana: Technical Assistance Report-Introducing a Medium-Term Expenditure Framework
Series: Country Report No. 14/162
April 24, 2014 -- Regional Economic Outlook, April 2014, Sub-Saharan Africa : Fostering Durable and Inclusive Growth
Notes: Full Text also available in French
September 23, 2013 -- Botswana : 2013 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 13/296
September 23, 2013 -- Botswana : 2013 Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 13/297
April 05, 2013 -- Building a Common Future in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Joannes Mongardini | Tamon Asonuma | Olivier Basdevant | Alfredo Cuevas | Xavier Debrun | Lars Holger Engstrom | Imelda M. Flores Vazquez | Vitaliy Kramarenko | Lamin Leigh | Paul R. Masson | Genevieve Verdier
January 31, 2013 -- Inward and Outward Spillovers in the SACU Area
Author/Editor: Jorge Iván Canales Kriljenko | Farayi Gwenhamo | Saji Thomas
Series: Working Paper No. 13/31
August 10, 2012 -- Botswana : Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 12/235
May 01, 2012 -- Tracking Short-Term Dynamics of Economic Activity in Low-Income Countries in the Absence of High-Frequency Gdp Data
Author/Editor: S. V. S. Dixit | Maxwell Opoku-Afari
Series: Working Paper No. 12/119
January 19, 2012 -- Beyond the Curse : Policies to Harness the Power of Natural Resources
Author/Editor: Amadou N. R. Sy | Rabah Arezki | Thorvaldur Gylfason
November 01, 2011 -- The Design of Fiscal Adjustment Strategies in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, and Swaziland
Author/Editor: Luis-Felipe Zanna | Olivier Basdevant | Susan Yang | Geneviève Verdier | Joannes Mongardini | Borislava Mircheva | Dalmacio Benicio
Series: Working Paper No. 11/266
January 01, 2011 -- In the Wake of the Global Economic Crisis: Adjusting to Lower Revenue of the Southern African Customs Union in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, and Swaziland
Author/Editor: Mongardini, Joannes | Benicio, Dalmacio | Fontaine, Thomson | Pastor, Gonzalo C. | Verdier, Geneviève
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 11/01
May 20, 2010 -- Revenue Administration : A Toolkit for Implementing a Revenue Authority
Author/Editor: Maureen Kidd | William Joseph Crandall
Series: Technical Notes and Manuals No. 2010/8
December 16, 2008 -- Developing Essential Financial Markets in Smaller Economies : Stylized Facts and Policy Options
Series: Occasional Paper No. 265
May 01, 2008 -- Calculating Sustainable Non-mineral Balances as Benchmarks for Fiscal Policy: The Case of Botswana
Author/Editor: Clausen, Jens R.
Series: Working Paper No. 08/117
April 30, 2008 -- Managing the Oil Revenue Boom : The Role of Fiscal Institutions
Author/Editor: Mauricio Villafuerte | Rolando Ossowski | Theo Thomas | Paulo A. Medas
Series: Occasional Paper No. 260
March 01, 2008 -- Are Diamonds Forever? Using the Permanent Income Hypothesis to Analyze Botswana's Reliance on Diamond Revenue
Author/Editor: Basdevant, Olivier
Series: Working Paper No. 08/80
March 01, 2008 -- Exchange Rate Assessment in a Resource - Dependent Economy: The Case of Botswana
Author/Editor: Deléchat, Corinne | Gaertner, Matthew
Series: Working Paper No. 08/83
February 08, 2008 -- Botswana: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 08/57
October 19, 2007 -- Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency (2007)
Series: 2007
Notes: Full text also available in French and Spanish.
July 03, 2007 -- Botswana: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 07/228
April 06, 2007 -- Botswana: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes - Data Module, Response by the Authorities, and Detailed Assessment Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework (DQAF)
Series: Country Report No. 07/139
August 28, 2006 -- Sub-Saharan Africa : Financial Sector Challenges
Author/Editor: Catherine A. Pattillo | Anne Marie Gulde | Kevin Joseph Carey | Smita Wagh | Jakob Christensen
June 01, 2006 -- Did Botswana Escape from the Resource Curse?
Author/Editor: Iimi, Atsushi
Series: Working Paper No. 06/138
June 01, 2006 -- Exchange Rate Misalignment: An Application of the Behavioral Equilibrium Exchange Rate (BEER) to Botswana
Author/Editor: Iimi, Atsushi
Series: Working Paper No. 06/140
February 23, 2006 -- Botswana: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 06/65
July 30, 2004 -- Botswana: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 04/212
July 30, 2004 -- Botswana: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes--Data Module--Response by the Authorities--Update
Series: Country Report No. 04/229
March 18, 2004 -- Botswana: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes -- Data Module Update
Series: Country Report No. 04/63
October 29, 2003 -- Foreign Direct Investment Statistics : How Countries Measure FDI 2001
February 28, 2003 -- Financial Infrastructure, Group Interests, and Capital Accumulation : Theory, Evidence, and Policy
Author/Editor: Biaggio Bossone | Sandeep Mahajan | Farah Zahir
Series: Working Paper No. 03/24
November 05, 2002 -- Botswana: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 02/243
April 18, 2002 -- Botswana: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes--Data Module; Response by the Authorities; and Detailed Assessment Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework
Series: Country Report No. 02/83
April 18, 2002 -- Botswana: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes--Data Module; Response by the Authorities; and Detailed Assessment Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework
Series: Country Report No. 02/83
April 01, 2002 -- Foreign Direct Investment in Africa--Some Case Studies
Author/Editor: Basu, Anupam | Srinivasan, Krishna
Series: Working Paper No. 02/61
April 01, 2002 -- Foreign Direct Investment in Africa--Some Case Studies
Author/Editor: Basu, Anupam | Srinivasan, Krishna
Series: Working Paper No. 02/61
February 01, 2002 -- The Economic Consequences of HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Working Paper No. 02/38
February 01, 2002 -- The Economic Consequences of HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Working Paper No. 02/38
October 01, 2001 -- Providing Health Care to HIV Patients in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/3
October 01, 2001 -- Providing Health Care to HIV Patients in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/3
June 01, 2001 -- The Macroeconomic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Botswana
Author/Editor: MacFarlan, Maitland | Sgherri, Silvia
Series: Working Paper No. 01/80
June 01, 2001 -- The Macroeconomic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Botswana
Author/Editor: MacFarlan, Maitland | Sgherri, Silvia
Series: Working Paper No. 01/80
November 30, 1999 -- Botswana--Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 99/132
June 04, 1998 -- Botswana Selected Issues and Statistical Apendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 98/39
April 25, 1997 -- Botswana-Statistical Annex
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/29
January 23, 1995 -- Botswana - Background Papers and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 95/1
Notes: These background papers and statistical appendix on Botswana were prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.