|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 26, 2013. Listed below are items related to Spain, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|August 02, 2013 -- Spain: 2013 Article IV Consultation|
Series: Country Report No. 13/244
|August 02, 2013 -- Spain: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 13/245
|August 02, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Spain: Continue Reforms to Strengthen Recovery, Create Jobs|
Spain’s economy is expected to emerge from recession later this year, but the IMF is calling for the European country to continue with reforms to strengthen its economy and bolster job creation.
|August 01, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Roundtable with IMF Managing Director|
|July 25, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation on Euro Area Policies|
|July 25, 2013 -- Euro Area Policies: 2013 Article IV Consultation|
Series: Country Report No. 13/231
|July 25, 2013 -- Euro Area Policies: Selected Issues Paper|
Series: Country Report No. 13/232
|July 17, 2013 -- The Evolution of Current Account Deficits in the Euro Area Periphery and the Baltics: Many Paths to the Same Endpoint|
Author/Editor: Joong Shik Kang | Jay C. Shambaugh
Series: Working Paper No. 13/169
|July 15, 2013 -- Spain: Financial Sector Reform—Third Progress Report|
Series: Country Report No. 13/205
|July 09, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Release of World Economic Outlook Update|
|June 19, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the 2013 Article IV Consultation with Spain|
|June 18, 2013 -- 2013 Article IV Consultation with Spain- Concluding Statement of the Mission|
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.
|June 03, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement on the Third Financial Sector Monitoring Mission to Spain|
|April 26, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Statement on Spain|
|April 19, 2013 -- Transcript of a IMF Western Hemisphere Department Press Briefing|
|April 17, 2013 -- Transcript of the Press Briefing on the Global Financial Stability Report|
|April 16, 2013 -- Transcript of a WEO Conference|
|April 16, 2013 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Fiscal Monitor|
|April 09, 2013 -- Transcript of WEO Analytical Chapters Press Conference|
|April 09, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Inflation Likely to Remain Stable, IMF Study Concludes|
In contrast to previous recessions, inflation has not fallen sharply during the Great Recession, and it is unlikely to spike as the recovery strengthens, according to a new study by the IMF. There is little risk of monetary policy repeating the mistakes of the 1970s and igniting stagflation.