on the Republic of Korea:
July 29, 2016
May 8, 2015
January 10, 2014
August 27, 2012
July 29, 2011
Article IV Staff Reports
Financial Sector Assessment Program
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Source: World Economic Outlook (April 2017)
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|Republic of Korea and the IMF|
Updated May 24, 2017
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 29, 2016. Listed below are items related to the Republic of Korea, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|January 19, 1999 -- IMF Press Conference of Mr. Boorman on the IMF's Review of IMF-Supported Programs in Indonesia, Korea, and Thailand|
This briefing is about the first assessment that the IMF staff has carried out on recent IMF-supported programs in Indonesia, Korea, and Thailand, a document that has been made available to you.
|January 16, 1999 -- Economic and Financial Situation in Asia: Latest Developments - Background paper prepared for presentation by Michel Camdessus|
Presented at the Asia-Europe Finance Ministers Meeting, Frankfurt, Germany
|January 03, 1999 -- On the Need for an International Lender of Last Resort -- Stanley Fischer|
This is a slightly revised version of a paper prepared for delivery at the joint luncheon of the American Economic Association and the American Finance Association
|January 01, 1999 -- Korea to Emerge Stronger than Ever - A Commentary|
This article by Michel Camdessus, Managing Director of the IMF, appeared in the Korea Times, January 1, 1999
|January 01, 1999 -- Inflation Targeting in Korea - An Empirical Exploration|
Author/Editor: Hoffmaister, Alexander W.
Series: Working Paper No. 99/7
|December 21, 1998 -- Press Conference by Michael Mussa on the Interim Assessment of the World Economic Outlook and International Capital Markets|
Transcript of a press conference on the Interim Assessment of the World Economic Outlook and International Capital Markets.
|December 14, 1998 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review and Approves US$1,022 Million Credit Tranche for Korea|
|December 09, 1998 -- News Brief: Korea Decides to Make Repurchases Under SRF Totaling US$2.8 Billion|
|November 30, 1998 -- Public Sacrifice Serves as Driving Force for Recovery - A Commentary|
This article by Hubert Neiss, Director of the IMF's Asia and Pacific Department, was published in the Korea Times, November 30, 1998
|November 13, 1998 -- Korea Letter of Intent, November 13, 1998|
This Letter of Intent of the government of Korea describes the policies that Korea intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
|November 10, 1998 -- The IMF and Developing Countries: from Myths to Realities -- Address by Alassane D. Ouattara|
Given at the Bank Lyonnaise and the European Geopolitical Conference on the Challenges of North-South Relations at the Dawn of the 21st Century, Lyon, France
|November 09, 1998 -- Reforming the International Monetary System -- Stanley Fischer|
This is a revised, but still preliminary, draft of material presented as the David Finch Lecture, Melbourne
|November 01, 1998 -- Financial Market Contagion in the Asian Crisis|
Author/Editor: Baig, Taimur | Goldfajn, Ilan
Series: Working Paper No. 98/155
|October 29, 1998 -- Press Briefing by Video Conference on Southern Africa by First Deputy Managing Director Stanley Fischer|
I'm looking forward to discussing your questions about the economy of Southern Africa and about the work and the views of the IMF. I'd like to touch on what happened in the Fifty-Third Annual Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank that finished precisely three weeks ago.
|October 15, 1998 -- Press Briefing by Teleconference with Hong Kong SAR and Singapore by First Deputy Managing Director Stanley Fischer|
We finished the Annual Meetings at the end of last week, and the focus there was on two things. The first was the new international economic, financial architecture, the other part was about the question of how to deal with the current crisis before there's time to make a lot of change in the architecture.
|October 07, 1998 -- Statement by the Hon. Kyu-sung Lee, Governor of the IMF and the World Bank for Korea, at the Joint Annual Discussion|
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|October 03, 1998 -- IMF Press Conference of Mr. J. Boorman on Strengthening the Architecture of the International Monetary System|
Discussion of IMF work on the architecture of the international monetary system, the context in which the work was done, how it relates to work being done elsewhere and where the IMF is with it.
|October 02, 1998 -- Transcript: Capital Account Liberalization: What's the Best Stance?|
From an Economic Forum with Jagdish Bhagwati, Richard Cooper, Barry Eichengreen, Ricardo Hausmann, Michael Mussa, moderated by J. (Onno) de Beaufort Wijnholds.
|October 01, 1998 -- Press Briefing by IMF Managing Director Michel Camdessus|
Transcript of a press conference held prior to the 1998 Annual Meetings
|October 01, 1998 -- Remarks by Stanley Fischer, First Deputy Managing Director IMF at the World Economic Development Council|
What I would like to do today is to address all of these closely related issues--the global system, the multilateral institutions, and the questions about the role and future of the IMF.