Iceland Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Iceland
This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Iceland, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Iceland and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Iceland.
News — Highlights
The Icelandic authorities and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are co-hosting this high-level conference to review Iceland’s achievements and examine the challenges that still lie ahead. October 27, 2011 at the Harpa Conference Center (Reykjavík)
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff team, headed by Mark Flanagan, visited Reykjavik during July 19-22 to continue discussions for the 2010 Article IV Consultation and the third review under Iceland’s Stand-By Arrangement.
Iceland and the IMF
August 7, 2013
Series: Country Report No. 13/256
August 7, 2013
Series: Country Report No. 13/257
Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation and Third Post Program Monitoring Discussions with Iceland
Iceland--Concluding Statement of an IMF mission for the 2013 Article IV Consultation and the Third Post-Program Monitoring Discussion
June 14, 2013
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.
Communication, Engagement, and Effective Economic Reform: The IMF Experience, By Nemat Shafik, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, London
The October 2013 Regional Economic Issues Report (REI) discusses the implications of the recent turmoil in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE)'s emerging markets.
What are the implications of the turmoil in emerging markets for Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE)? Why have some countries been more affected than others? The October 2013 CESEE Regional Economic Issues (REI) assesses the macroeconomic outlook for the region in light of the latest global economic and financial developments. The REI also focuses on prospects for longer-term potential growth, and the policies and reforms that will be needed to boost growth and bring down on a sustained basis the relatively high rates of unemployment across much of the region.