|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 08, 2015. Listed below are items related to France, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|July 03, 2014 -- France: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for France|
Series: Country Report No. 14/182
|July 03, 2014 -- France: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 14/183
|July 03, 2014 -- IMF Survey : France: Policies On the Right Track|
Compared to peers, the French economy has shown considerable resilience through the crisis, supported by steady private consumption, but the recovery faces a difficult take off, says the IMF in its latest annual assessment of the French economy.
|July 01, 2014 -- Labor Tax Cuts and Employment: A General Equilibrium Approach for France|
Author/Editor: Raphael A. Espinoza | Esther Pérez Ruiz
Series: Working Paper No. 14/114
|June 27, 2014 -- Press Release: Fourteenth International Monetary Fund Public Debt Management Forum Considers the Sovereign Bond Market Ecosystem in Light of New Regulations and Reduced Market Liquidity|
|May 15, 2014 -- France: 2014 Article IV Consultation—Concluding Statement|
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 15, 2014 -- Transcript of an IMF Press Conference on Europe|
|April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Michel Sapin, Minister for Finance and Public Accounts, France|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of France. PDF File Size: 362Kb
|February 06, 2014 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund|
|January 21, 2014 -- Transcript: World Economic Outlook Update Conference Call|
|October 14, 2013 -- First release of G20 Consumer Price Index shows slowing annual inflation at 3.0% in August 2013|
|October 12, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Pierre Moscovici, Minister for the Economy and Finance, France|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of France. PDF File Size: 327Kb
|October 12, 2013 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Conference|
|September 13, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Mind the Gap: Narrowing Imbalances, while Maintaining Growth|
Five years on since the crisis, the G20 advanced and emerging market economies have showed some progress in reducing their major internal and external imbalances. But greater coordinated policy action is necessary for sustainable global growth, says a new analysis by IMF staff.
|August 09, 2013 -- Global Rebalancing : A Roadmap for Economic Recovery|
Author/Editor: Hamid Faruqee | Krishna Srinivasan
|August 05, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with France|
|August 05, 2013 -- France : 2013 Article IV Consultation|
Series: Country Report No. 13/251
|August 05, 2013 -- France : Selected Issues Paper|
Series: Country Report No. 13/252
|August 05, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Confidence, Competitiveness Key to Boost Recovery in France|
There are signs the French economy is recovering but a stronger and sustained boost to investment and job creation is needed to reduce unemployment, which reached 10.9 percent in May.
|July 25, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation on Euro Area Policies|