Madagascar Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Madagascar
September 25, 2014
This web page provides information in on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Madagascar and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Madagascar and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English and French that deal with Madagascar.
Working Papers and Other Publications
Perspectives économiques régionales Afrique subsaharienne; Mieux résister aux chocs en Afrique subsaharienne : l’argument de la politique budgétaire
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved unprecedented measures that will sharply increase the resources available to low-income countries in this time of global crisis.
The Balance of Payments Impact of the Food and Fuel Price Shocks on Low-Income African Countries: A Country-by-Country Assessment
Madagascar and The IMF
Republic of Madagascar: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Madagascar
Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Madagascar
Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
The October 2014 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa anticipates continued strong growth in much of Sub-Saharan Africa, driven by efforts to invest in infrastructure and by strong agricultural production. However, the current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is exacting a heavy toll, with spillovers to neighboring countries. In addition, external threats to the region's overall positive outlook include global financial conditions and a slowdown in emerging market growth. Other topics are building resilience in fragile states and addressing the infrastructure deficit.
IMF Opens Africa Training Institute in Mauritius
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on June 26, 2014 opened the Africa Training Institute (ATI) in Ebene, Mauritius, adding an important regional center to a global network of centers helping to develop countries' policymaking capacity by transferring economic skills and best practices.