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|Ghana and the IMF|
Updated December 22, 2016
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on May 07, 2014. Listed below are items related to Ghana, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|April 15, 2016 -- IMFC Statement by Mohammed Laksaci, Governor, Bank of Algeria, Algeria|
On behalf of: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, Tunisia. PDF File Size: 139Kb
|April 13, 2016 -- Transcript of the Press Conference on the Release of the April 2016 Fiscal Monitor|
|February 24, 2016 -- IMF Survey : African Policymakers Tackle Data Challenges|
Comparable, high quality, and timely data are critical to support sound policymaking and foster economic growth in the region, conference participants hear.
|February 02, 2016 -- Press Release: IMF, Ghana and DFID Highlight the Value of Data for Better Economic Policies in Africa|
|January 26, 2016 -- Press Release: IMF’s Zhu to Attend Regional Conferences in Botswana and Ghana|
|January 21, 2016 -- IMF Survey : Ghana: The Bumpy Road to Economic Recovery|
The IMF has approved a third disbursement of $114.6 million to help tackle Ghana’s economic recovery. The IMF mission chief for Ghana discusses the economic challenges and what it would take to get the country back on track.
|January 20, 2016 -- Ghana: Second Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waiver for Nonobservance of Performance Criterion-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ghana|
Series: Country Report No. 16/16
|January 20, 2016 -- Podcast : Ghana, the Bumpy Road to Recovery|
Ghana is considered one of West Africa’s most stable democracies, and until recently it was a model for economic growth. But since 2012, the economy has taken a turn for the worse, and Ghana is now getting help from the IMF. In this podcast, IMF Mission Chief, Joël Toujas-Bernaté talks about the country’s economic challenges.
|January 13, 2016 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second ECF Review for Ghana, and Approves US$114.6 Million Disbursement|
|December 23, 2015 -- Ghana -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 23, 2015|
PDF File Size: 602Kb
|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
|December 04, 2015 -- Press Release: The IMF’s AFRITAC West 2 to Ramp up Capacity Development Activities|
|November 12, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF|
|November 05, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Concludes Review Mission to Ghana|
|October 27, 2015 -- Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks in Low-Income and Other Developing Countries — Background Paper — Country Experiences |
Subject: Monetary policy | Albania | Armenia | Ghana | India | Kenya | Peru | Rwanda | Uganda | Uruguay | Sub-Saharan Africa | Emerging markets | Cross country analysis | Background papers
|October 20, 2015 -- IMF Survey : Commodity Price Drop Puts Pressure on Monetary Policy in Low-Income Countries|
While much attention has been paid to monetary policy reforms in advanced economies, problems facing low- and lower-middle income countries seeking to stabilize their economies remain largely under researched, seminar participants heard.
|October 09, 2015 -- Statement by the Honorable Mohammed Laksaci, Governor, Bank of Algeria|
On behalf of: Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Islamic Republic of Iran, Morocco, Pakistan, Tunisia. PDF File Size: 206Kb
|October 07, 2015 -- Transcript of Fiscal Monitor Press Briefing|
|September 17, 2015 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF|
|September 10, 2015 -- Podcast : Sub-Saharan Africa Getting a Grip on Inflation|
Inflation can determine a currency’s purchasing power as high inflation means rising prices. But what drives inflation differs from region to region. In this podcast we talk with Oral Williams, IMF Mission Chief for Malawi and coauthor of a new research paper that shows the drivers of inflation are changing in sub-Saharan Africa.