|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 29, 2013. Listed below are items related to France, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|April 11, 2013 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Conference|
|January 28, 2013 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Mali|
|January 08, 2013 -- France : Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 13/3
|December 27, 2012 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on France’s 2012 Article IV Consultation and Financial System Stability Assessment|
|December 21, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with France|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|December 21, 2012 -- France : Financial System Stability Assessment|
Series: Country Report No. 12/341
|December 21, 2012 -- France : 2012 Article IV Consultation|
Series: Country Report No. 12/342
|December 21, 2012 -- IMF Survey: French Economy Needs Competitive Edge to Grow|
Low growth and a loss of competitiveness that predates the ongoing crisis in Europe are clouding France’s outlook for recovery, the IMF says in its latest assessment of the country’s economic health.
|November 05, 2012 -- France: 2012 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.
|October 13, 2012 -- 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: 412Kb
|October 12, 2012 -- Statement by the Hon. Pierre Moscovici, Governor of the IMF and the World Bank Group for France|
PDF File Size: 412Kb
|October 11, 2012 -- Transcript of a Civil Society Organizations Town Hall with IMF MD and World Bank President|
|July 30, 2012 -- Transcript of International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde at Keio University|
|June 01, 2012 -- Quantifying Impact of Aging Population on Fiscal Space|
Author/Editor: Seok Gil Park
Series: Working Paper No. 12/164
|May 23, 2012 -- Global Connections and Global Citizens—an Address to the Kennedy School By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund|
|April 22, 2012 -- Transcript of the IMF Managing Director and the African Consultative Group Press Conference|
|April 21, 2012 -- Banque de France Financial Stability Review on Public Debt—Special Address to Panel Discussion|
|April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by François Baroin, Minister for the Economy, Finance and Industry, France|
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of France. PDF File Size: 419Kb
|April 01, 2012 -- Bank Credit, Asset Prices and Financial Stability : Evidence From French Banks|
Author/Editor: Cyril Pouvelle
Series: Working Paper No. 12/103
|January 13, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Big Financial Sectors Under Review in 2012 By IMF|
There's one thing all countries learned in the recent crisis: problems in the financial system can have devastating consequences for economic health. In 2012 the IMF will examine some of the world’s biggest financial sectors to help them spot any trouble on the horizon.