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Updated October 17, 2014

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Annual Meetings Speeches
October 10, 2014 -- New Statement by the Hon. Marek Belka, Governor of the World Bank Group for Republic of Poland
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October 11, 2013 -- Statement by the Hon. Wojciech Kowalczyk, Temporary Alternate Governor of the IMF for Republic of Poland
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October 12, 2012 -- Statement by the Hon. Marek Belka, Governor of the World Bank Group for Republic of Poland
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September 23, 2011 -- Statement by the Hon. Jan Vincent-Rostowski, Governor of the IMF for Republic of Poland
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October 08, 2010 -- Statement by the Hon. Marek Belka, Governor of the World Bank Group for Republic of Poland
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October 06, 2009 -- Statement by the Hon. Jan Vincent Rostowski, Governor of the IMF for Republic of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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October 13, 2008 -- Statement by the Hon. Pawel Samecki, Governor of the World Bank Group for Republic of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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October 22, 2007 -- Statement by the Hon. Arkadiusz Huzarek, Alternate Governor of the IMF for the Republic of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 19, 2006 -- Statement by the Hon. Leszek Balcerowicz, Governor of the World Bank Group for Republic of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 25, 2005 -- Statement by the Hon. Miroslaw Gronicki, Governor of the Fund for Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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October 03, 2004 -- Statement by the Hon. Leszek Balcerowicz, Governor of the World Bank for the Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 24, 2003 -- Statement by the Hon. Ryszard Michalski, Alternate Governor of the Fund for Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 29, 2002 -- Statement by the Hon. Leszek Balcerowicz, Governor of the World Bank for the Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion of the Boards of Governors of the IMF and World Bank, September 29, 2002
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September 27, 2000 -- Statement by the Hon. Jaroslaw Bauc, Governor of the IMF for Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 29, 1999 -- Statement by the Hon. Hanna Gronkiewicz-waltz, Governor of the World Bank for the Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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October 06, 1998 -- Statement by the Hon. Leszek Balcerowicz, Governor of the IMF for the Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 24, 1997 -- Statement by the Hon. Hanna GRONKIEWICZ-WALTZ, Governor of the World Bank for the Republic Of Poland, at the Joint Annual Discussion.
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Article IV Staff Reports
June 26, 2014 -- Republic of Poland: 2014 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 14/173
July 05, 2012 -- Republic of Poland: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 12/162
July 08, 2011 -- Republic of Poland - Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 11/166
May 14, 2010 -- Republic of Poland: 2010 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland.
Series: Country Report No. 10/118
August 21, 2009 -- Republic of Poland: 2009 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Public InformationNotice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 09/266
April 18, 2008 -- Republic of Poland: 2007 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 08/130
October 31, 2006 -- Republic of Poland: 2006 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 06/391
August 02, 2005 -- Republic of Poland: 2005 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 05/263
July 26, 2004 -- Republic of Poland: 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 04/217
June 25, 2003 -- Republic of Poland: 2003 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 03/187
June 26, 2002 -- Republic of Poland: 2002 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 02/127
June 26, 2002 -- Republic of Poland: 2002 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 02/127
April 10, 2001 -- Republic of Poland: 2000 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Authorities of the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 01/56
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Finance & Development
March 01, 2001 -- Finance & Development, March 2001 - Poland: Inequality, Transfers, and Growth in Transition
By Michael P. Keane and Eswar S. Prasad - Poland is one of the great success stories of transition. During the first decade of transition, it achieved high rates of GDP growth without a significant increase in income inequality. Poland's success can be attributed to its early stabilization program, the strength of its subsequent market-oriented reforms, and generous social programs.
September 01, 2000 -- Finance & Development, September 2000 - Poland's Transformation
By Leszek Balcerowicz: Poland has made considerable progress over the past decade in transforming its centrally planned economy into a market-oriented one, but challenges remain. How can it best complete this transformation and facilitate its integration into the European Union?
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IMF Survey Online
January 13, 2014 -- IMF Survey : IMF Broadens Financial Surveillance
The IMF has revamped its methodology to determine which countries are required to go under the financial microscope on a regular basis and added four new ones to the list: Poland, Denmark, Finland, and Norway. This brings to 29 the total number of countries to undergo mandatory financial sector assessments.
January 18, 2013 -- IMF Survey : Poland Renews IMF Credit Line for $33.8 Billion
The IMF’s Executive Board has approved the renewal of Poland’s Flexible Credit Line (FCL) for two years. The amount of the new FCL, which the authorities intend to treat as precautionary, will be for about $33.8 billion.
July 05, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Strong Polish Economy Faces Risks, Needs to Remain Flexible
The Polish economy has, on average, performed better than peers throughout the crisis despite the challenging environment in Europe, the IMF says in its annual report on the state of the economy. This reflects very strong fundamentals, sound policies, and confidence in the economy.
February 03, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Poland Continues As Bright Spot in Region
Poland was granted a precautionary loan under the IMF's Flexible Credit Line in 2010, but hasn't needed to draw on the funds. How has Poland managed to weather the global crisis with some of the highest growth rates in Europe?
September 22, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Experts on Call: Global Crisis Boosts Demand for IMF Know-how
The global economic crisis has intensified demand for IMF support on the ground, especially from crisis countries. As a result, besides its financial assistance, the IMF is sending more experts and trainers into the field to help countries recover from the current crisis and to strengthen institutions.
March 26, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Poland: European Success Story but Challenges Ahead
The IMF expects Poland to post a growth rate of 2¾ percent in 2010, increasing to more than 3 percent in 2011. But upcoming elections are likely to provide a challenging backdrop to policies, IMF mission chief for Poland Poul Thomsen tells IMF Survey online
March 26, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Difficult Choices Ahead for Europe's Policymakers
The IMF's Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn returns to Europe this week to visit Poland and Romania, as the world economy emerges from the crisis and the European Union is faced with a host of new challenges.
December 28, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Multi-Speed Recovery Seen for Europe
As 2009 draws to a close, IMF European Department Director Marek Belka says that what is striking about Europe is how differently countries fared during the global crisis. These different points of departure will also make for a multi-speed recovery, Belka argues.
December 04, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Reforms Should Follow Stabilization in EU's New Members
European Union countries in central and eastern Europe worst hit by the global financial crisis have successfully stabilized their economies and now should focus on reforms to put them back on the road to convergence with other EU members.
August 13, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Poland: Bright Spot in Recession-Hit Europe
Compared with its neighbors, Poland is expected to experience a mild recession, helped by resilient consumption growth and limited exposure to world trade’s decline. In its regular review of the Polish economy, the IMF expects a modest recovery in 2010, if the global economy recovers too.
May 06, 2009 -- IMF Survey: IMF Provides Poland $20.6 Billion Credit Line
The IMF’s Executive Board approves a one-year credit line for Poland of $20.6 billion to help it weather the global economic crisis. Poland is the second country to access the FCL, offered to strongly performing economies with a record of effective policy adjustments.
April 14, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Poland Seeks $20.5 Billion Credit Line From IMF
Poland becomes the second country to seek access to a new IMF credit line for strongly performing economies to buttress them against the global economic crisis. Prime Minister Donald Tusk says the country is interested in a one-year precautionary arrangement under the IMF’s Flexible Credit Line for $20.5 billion.
January 14, 2009 -- IMF Survey: IMF Helping Counter Crisis Fallout in Emerging Europe
The financial crisis has hit Europe hard. In an interview, IMF European Department head Marek Belka talks about Europe's prospects for recovery and the principles that guide the Fund as it seeks to help Europe's emerging economies counter the fallout of the crisis.
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IMF Surveys
September 19, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
Annual meetings preview; Article IV reviews: Bangladesh and Poland; Interview with Michael Deppler on euro area; EAEC/CIS trade integration; WEO on institutions, savings, and investment; GFSR; International reserves. PDF File Size: 608Kb
February 07, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
Africa's oil & transparency; East Caribbean; China's renminbi out of line?; IMF & HIV/AIDS; Poland; GDDS; Resource revenue guide. PDF File Size: 712Kb
March 20, 2000 -- IMF Survey:
Köhler nominated for IMF Managing Director; Capital Flow and Debt Statistics; IMF reviews Mozambique's needs; Ukraine review commissioned; Japanese banking crisis; Poland's recovery; Argentine Stand-By; Support package for Ecuador; social spending under IMF programs rises. PDF File Size: 491Kb
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IMFC Statements
October 11, 2014 -- New IMFC Statement by Ms. Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Minister of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 203Kb
April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Head of the Federal Department of Finance, Switzerland
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October 12, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Minister of Finance, Switzerland
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April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Ms. Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 172Kb
October 13, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Minister of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 537Kb
April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Minister of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 389Kb
September 24, 2011 -- IMFC Statement by Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Head, Federal Department of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 304Kb
April 16, 2011 -- IMFC Statement by Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Head, Federal Department of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 384Kb
October 09, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance, Federal Department of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 333Kb
April 24, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 332Kb
October 04, 2009 -- Statement by the Honorable Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 292Kb
April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by H.E. Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 327Kb
October 11, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Kingdom of Swaziland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 378Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by the Honourable Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 225Kb
October 20, 2007 -- IMFC Statement by Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance, Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 218Kb
April 14, 2007 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 210Kb
September 17, 2006 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan. PDF File Size: 184Kb
April 22, 2006 -- IMFC Statement by H. E. Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
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September 24, 2005 -- IMFC Statement by H. E. Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 727Kb
April 16, 2005 -- IMFC Statement by H. E. Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 717Kb
October 02, 2004 -- IMFC Statement by H. E. Hans-Rudolf Merz, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 82Kb
April 24, 2004 -- IMFC Statement by Hon. Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank
On behalf of: Republic of Azerbaijan, Switzerland, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan. PDF File Size: 556Kb
September 21, 2003 -- Statement by the Honorable Kaspar Villiger, Minister of Finance of Switzerland, on the Occasion of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Meeting, September 21, 2003
on behalf of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Serbia and Montenegro, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
April 12, 2003 -- IMFC Statement by Kaspar Villiger, Minister Finance, Switzerland, April 12, 2003
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Serbia and Montenegro, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
September 28, 2002 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Kaspar Villiger, President of Switzerland and Minister of Finance
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of the of the constituency comprising Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
April 20, 2002 -- Statement by the Honorable Kaspar Villiger, President of Switzerland and Minister of Finance, International Monetary and Financial Committee, Washington, D.C., April 20, 2002
IMFC member for the constituency consisting Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Serbia and Montenegro
November 17, 2001 -- Statement by Mr. Jean-Pierre Roth, Chairman of the Swiss National Bank, to the International Monetary and Financial Committee, Washington, D. C., November 17, 2001
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan Republic, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Switzerland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
April 29, 2001 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Kaspar Villiger Minister of Finance of Switzerland Alternate Governor of the IMF for Switzerland
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan Republic, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Switzerland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and the Serbia and Montenegro
September 24, 2000 -- Statement to the IMFC by Mr. Kaspar Villiger, Minister of Finance of Switzerland
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan Republic, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Switzerland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan
April 16, 2000 -- Statement by Mr. Kaspar Villiger, Minister of Finance of Switzerland to the International Monetary and Financial Committee, April 16, 2000
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan Republic, Kyrgyz Republic, Republic of Poland, Switzerland, Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Republic of Uzbekistan
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Interim Committee Statements
September 26, 1999 -- Statement by Mr. Kaspar Villiger, Minister of Finance, Switzerland, to the Interim Committee Meeting on September 26, 1999
The Interim Committee member for the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
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Issues Briefs
November 03, 2000 -- Transition Economies: An IMF Perspective on Progress and Prospects -- An IMF Issues Brief
The race to transform centrally planned economies into market economies has led, ten years later, to one group of countries approaching the finish line, others languishing at various points along the track, and a few barely off the starting blocks.
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Joint Meeting of the IMFC and the Development Committee
April 29, 2001 -- IMFC and Development Committee Joint Meeting Statement by Messrs. Kaspar Villiger, Minister of Finance and Pascal Couchepin, Minister of Economic Affairs of Switzerland
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Serbia and Montenegro
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Mission Concluding Statements
May 15, 2014 -- Republic of Poland—Concluding Statement of the 2014 Article IV Mission
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.
November 22, 2013 -- Poland—Concluding Statement of the 2013 Staff Visit
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.
May 16, 2013 -- Republic of Poland—Concluding Statement of the 2013 Article IV Mission
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.
November 16, 2012 -- Poland—Concluding Statement of the 2012 Staff Visit
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.
May 16, 2012 -- Republic of Poland-Concluding Statement of the 2012 Article IV Mission
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.
December 09, 2011 -- Poland-Concluding Statement of the 2011 Staff Visit
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.
May 12, 2011 -- Poland - Concluding Statement of the 2011 Article IV Mission
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 29, 2010 -- Poland--Concluding Statement of the 2010 Staff Visit
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.
March 15, 2010 -- Poland -- Concluding Statement of the 2010 Article IV Consultation
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.
June 23, 2009 -- Poland -- Concluding Statement of the 2009 Article IV Consultation
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.
January 21, 2008 -- Poland-2007 Article IV Consultation, Preliminary Conclusions
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.
November 20, 2006 -- Republic of Poland - Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission
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.
May 22, 2006 -- Republic of Poland -- Concluding Statement of the 2006 Article IV Consultation Mission
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.
November 21, 2005 -- Poland -- Concluding Statement after the IMF Staff Visit
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.
April 27, 2005 -- Poland -- 2005 IMF Article IV Consultation Mission, 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 20, 2004 -- Poland -- Concluding Statement of the IMF Staff Mission
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.
April 07, 2004 -- Poland -- Aide Mémoire of the IMF Mission
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.
November 20, 2003 -- Poland -- Concluding Statement of the IMF Staff Mission
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.
March 10, 2003 -- Poland -- 2003 Article IV Consultation, Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission
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.
September 11, 2002 -- Poland -- Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission
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.
March 14, 2002 -- Poland -- 2002 Article IV Consultation, Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission
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.
May 23, 2001 -- Concluding Statement of the IMF Mission to Poland, May 23, 2001
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.
December 13, 2000 -- Poland 2000 IMF Article IV Consultation Discussions Preliminary Conclusions
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.
December 14, 1999 -- Preliminary Conclusions of the 1999 Article IV Consultation -- Poland
At the conclusion of annual Article IV bilateral discussions with the authorities, and prior to the preparation of the staff's report to the Executive Board, the IMF mission often provides the authorities with a statement of its preliminary findings.
December 15, 1998 -- Concluding Remarks of 1998 Article IV Consultation Discussions--Poland
At the conclusion of annual Article IV bilateral discussions with the authorities, and prior to the preparation of the staff's report to the Executive Board, the IMF mission often provides the authorities with a statement of its preliminary findings.
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Press Releases
June 26, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
January 08, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Poland’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line
July 23, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
January 18, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves New Two-Year US$33.8 Billion Flexible Credit Line Arrangement for Poland
December 19, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton on Poland
April 18, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Pledge by Poland to Increase IMF Resources by About US$8 Billion
January 20, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Poland’s Qualification for the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement
November 18, 2011 -- Press Release: National Bank of Poland Joins the IMF’s Standing Borrowing Arrangements
June 29, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Helps Poland Improve Balance of Payments Data
January 21, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves New Two-Year US$30 Billion Flexible Credit Line Arrangement for Poland
December 22, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky Welcomes Poland’s Interest in Expanding Flexible Credit Line to US$29 Billion
July 02, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$20.43 Billion Arrangement for Poland Under the Flexible Credit Line
June 15, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Welcomes Poland’s Interest in a New Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line
April 10, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn on the Death of Poland President Lech Kaczynski
March 29, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of his Visit to Poland
March 25, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn to Visit Poland and Romania
November 02, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Poland’s Performance Under the Flexible Credit Line
May 06, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$20.58 Billion Arrangement for Poland Under the Flexible Credit Line
April 14, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn Welcomes Poland’s Interest in Precautionary Flexible Credit Line Arrangement
July 15, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Strauss-Kahn Names Former Polish Prime Minister Marek Belka as Director of the European Department
February 08, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF, National Bank of Poland, and Joint Vienna Institute High-level Conference on Labor and Capital Flows in Europe Following EU Enlargement
November 23, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato's Statement at the Conclusion of a Visit to Poland
November 15, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato to Visit Russia, Germany, Poland, and Spain
January 26, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Köhler Congratulates Polish Prime Minister Miller
July 21, 1995 -- Press Release: Poland Accepts Article VIII Obligations
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Public Information Notices
July 05, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 08, 2011 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
May 10, 2010 -- IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
August 13, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2009 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
April 18, 2008 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2007 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
October 16, 2006 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 22, 2005 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2005 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 26, 2004 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
June 19, 2003 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
June 26, 2002 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2002 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
April 10, 2001 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Poland
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
March 31, 2000 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Poland
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
April 08, 1999 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Poland
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
March 30, 1998 -- Press Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Poland
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
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Publications
October 17, 2014 -- New A Model-Based Analysis of Spillovers: The Case of Poland and the Euro Area
Author/Editor: Michal Andrle | Roberto Garcia-Saltos | Giang Ho
Series: Working Paper No. 14/186
June 26, 2014 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 14/174
February 12, 2014 -- Emerging Market Local Currency Bond Yields and Foreign Holdings in the Post-Lehman Period - a Fortune or Misfortune?
Author/Editor: Christian Ebeke | Yinqiu Lu
Series: Working Paper No. 14/29
January 13, 2014 -- Republic of Poland: Review under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement
Series: Country Report No. 14/8
December 20, 2013 -- Republic of Poland: Technical Note on Impaired Loans
Series: Country Report No. 13/373
December 19, 2013 -- A Financial Conditions Index for Poland
Author/Editor: Giang Ho | Yinqiu Lu
Series: Working Paper No. 13/252
October 29, 2013 -- The Role of Domestic and External Shocks in Poland: Results from an Agnostic Estimation Procedure
Author/Editor: Michal Andrle | Roberto Garcia-Saltos | Giang Ho
Series: Working Paper No. 13/220
October 14, 2013 -- Trade Linkages, Balance Sheets, and Spillovers: The Germany-Central European Supply Chain
Author/Editor: Selim Elekdag | Dirk Muir
Series: Working Paper No. 13/210
August 20, 2013 -- German-Central European Supply Chain-Cluster Report: Staff Report, First Background Note, Second Background Note, Third Background Note
Series: Country Report No. 13/263
August 15, 2013 -- Republic of Poland: Technical Note on Stress Testing the Banking Sector
Series: Country Report No. 13/261
July 23, 2013 -- Republic of Poland: 2013 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 13/219
July 23, 2013 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 13/220
July 23, 2013 -- Republic of Poland: Financial System Stability Assessment
Series: Country Report No. 13/221
January 24, 2013 -- Republic of Poland: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of the Current Arrangement—Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director
Series: Country Report No. 13/21
September 24, 2012 -- Republic of Poland: Technical Assistance Report--Macroprudential Framework
Series: Country Report No. 12/276
August 09, 2012 -- Republic of Poland: Detailed Assessment of Observance of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision
Series: Country Report No. 12/232
August 01, 2012 -- What Drives the POLONIA Spread in Poland?
Author/Editor: Lu, Yinqiu
Series: Working Paper No. 12/215
July 05, 2012 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 12/163
January 25, 2012 -- Republic of Poland - Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement - Staff Report and Statement by the Executive Director.
Series: Country Report No. 12/12
July 08, 2011 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 11/167
May 01, 2011 -- Development of Financial Markets in Central Europe: the Case of the CE4 Countries
Author/Editor: Adarov, Amat | Tchaidze, Robert
Series: Working Paper No. 11/101
January 21, 2011 -- Republic of Poland: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of the Current Arrangement—Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 11/24
July 13, 2010 -- Republic of Poland: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 10/207
May 14, 2010 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues Paper
Series: Country Report No. 10/119
January 01, 2010 -- Estimating Poland's Potential Output: A Production Function Approach
Author/Editor: Epstein, Natan | Macchiarelli, Corrado
Series: Working Paper No. 10/15
November 16, 2009 -- Republic of Poland--Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 09/314
May 06, 2009 -- Republic of Poland: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Poland
Series: Country Report No. 09/138
October 01, 2008 -- Inflation Targeting and Communication: It Pays Off to Read Inflation Reports
Author/Editor: Bulir, Ales | Smídková, Katerina | Kotlán, Viktor | Navrátil, David
Series: Working Paper No. 08/234
April 18, 2008 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 08/131
April 01, 2008 -- Current Account Developments in New Member States of the European Union: Equilibrium, Excess, and EU-Phoria
Author/Editor: Rahman, Jesmin
Series: Working Paper No. 08/92
March 09, 2007 -- Republic of Poland: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Credit, Growth, and Financial Stability
Series: Country Report No. 07/103
March 09, 2007 -- Republic of Poland: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Technical Note-Competition and Performance in the Polish Second Pillar
Series: Country Report No. 07/104
February 01, 2007 -- Inflation in Poland: How Much Can Globalization Explain?
Author/Editor: Allard, Céline
Series: Working Paper No. 07/41
November 22, 2006 -- Czech Republic, Republic of Estonia, Hungary, Republic of Latvia, Republic of Lithuania, Republic of Poland, Slovak Republic, and Republic of Slovenia - Export Structure and Credit Growth
Series: Country Report No. 06/414
October 31, 2006 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 06/392
September 01, 2005 -- Post-Transition Investment Behavior in Poland: A Sectoral Panel Analysis
Author/Editor: Murgasova, Zuzana
Series: Working Paper No. 05/184
August 02, 2005 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 05/264
July 01, 2005 -- Wage Flexibility in Turbulent Times: A Practitioner's Guide
Author/Editor: Yamaguchi, Shintaro
Series: Working Paper No. 05/134
July 26, 2004 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 04/218
July 26, 2004 -- Republic of Poland: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes-Fiscal Transparency Module-Update
Series: Country Report No. 04/219
January 01, 2004 -- Exchange Rates in Central Europe: a Blessing or a Curse?
Author/Editor: Borghijs, Alain | Kuijs, Louis
Series: Working Paper No. 04/2
January 01, 2004 -- Foreign Exchange Market Volatility in EU Accession Countries in the Run-up to Euro Adoption: Weathering Uncharted Waters
Author/Editor: Kóbor, Ádám | Székely, István P.
Series: Working Paper No. 04/16
November 01, 2003 -- Early Birds, Late Risers, and Sleeping Beauties: Bank Credit Growth to the Private Sector in Central and Eastern Europe and in the Balkans
Author/Editor: Cottarelli, Carlo | Dell'Ariccia, Giovanni | Hollar, Ivanna Vladkova
Series: Working Paper No. 03/213
October 03, 2003 -- Poland: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes--Data Module; Response by the Authorities; and Detailed Assessments Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework Preparation Status Report
Series: Country Report No. 03/311
June 25, 2003 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 03/188
June 25, 2003 -- Republic of Poland: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes--Fiscal Transparency Module--Update
Series: Country Report No. 03/189
January 01, 2003 -- Testing the Informational Efficiency of OTC Options on Emerging Market Currencies
Author/Editor: Chan-Lau, Jorge A. | Méndez Morales, Armando
Series: Working Paper No. 03/1
August 01, 2002 -- Changes in the Structure of Earnings During the Polish Transition
Author/Editor: Keane, Michael P. | Prasad, Eswar
Series: Working Paper No. 02/135
June 26, 2002 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 02/128
June 26, 2002 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 02/128
October 25, 2001 -- The Road to EU Accession: A collection of papers covering The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, The Slovak Republic, Slovenia
Author/Editor: Watson, Maxwell | Feldman, Robert Alan
October 25, 2001 -- The Road to EU Accession: A collection of papers covering The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, The Slovak Republic, Slovenia
Author/Editor: Watson, Maxwell | Feldman, Robert Alan
September 01, 2001 -- A Model of Exchange Rate Regime Choice in the Transitional Economies of Central and Eastern Europe
Author/Editor: Klyuev, Vladimir
Series: Working Paper No. 01/140
September 01, 2001 -- Financial Sector Evolution in the Central European Economies:Challenges in Supporting Macroeconomic Stability and Sustainable Growth
Author/Editor: Iakova, Dora M. | Wagner, Nancy L.
Series: Working Paper No. 01/141
September 01, 2001 -- Real Convergence to EU Income Levels: Central Europe from 1990 to the Long Term
Author/Editor: Doyle, Peter | Kuijs, Louis | Jiang, G.
Series: Working Paper No. 01/146
September 01, 2001 -- A Model of Exchange Rate Regime Choice in the Transitional Economies of Central and Eastern Europe
Author/Editor: Klyuev, Vladimir
Series: Working Paper No. 01/140
September 01, 2001 -- Financial Sector Evolution in the Central European Economies:Challenges in Supporting Macroeconomic Stability and Sustainable Growth
Author/Editor: Iakova, Dora M. | Wagner, Nancy L.
Series: Working Paper No. 01/141
September 01, 2001 -- Real Convergence to EU Income Levels: Central Europe from 1990 to the Long Term
Author/Editor: Doyle, Peter | Kuijs, Louis | Jiang, G.
Series: Working Paper No. 01/146
August 01, 2001 -- Czech Koruna and Polish Zloty: Spot and Currency Option Volatility Patterns
Author/Editor: Méndez Morales, Armando
Series: Working Paper No. 01/120
August 01, 2001 -- Czech Koruna and Polish Zloty: Spot and Currency Option Volatility Patterns
Author/Editor: Méndez Morales, Armando
Series: Working Paper No. 01/120
June 18, 2001 -- Republic of Poland: Financial System Stability Assessment
Series: Country Report No. 01/67
June 01, 2000 -- Czech Koruna and Polish Zloty Currency Options - Information Contnent and EU-Accession Implications
Author/Editor: Méndez Morales, Armando
Series: Working Paper No. 00/91
June 01, 2000 -- Inequality, Transfers and Growth - New Evidence from the Economic Transition in Poland
Author/Editor: Keane, Michael P. | Prasad, Eswar
Series: Working Paper No. 00/117
May 11, 2000 -- Republic of Poland: Selected Issues
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 00/60
May 11, 2000 -- Republic of Poland: Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 00/61
April 01, 2000 -- Exchange Rate Regimes in Selected Advanced Transition Economies - Coping with Transition, Capital Inflows, and EU Accession
Author/Editor: Corker, Robert J. | Beaumont, Craig | van Elkan, Rachel | Iakova, Dora M.
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 00/3
March 31, 2000 -- Republic of Poland: Staff Report for the 1999 Article IV Consultation
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 00/45
Notes: Included with the Staff Report are the text of Public Information Notice No. 00/25--IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Poland and a statement by Mr. Wieslaw Szczuka, Alternative Executive Director, on March 15, 2000.
January 01, 2000 -- The "Soaring Eagle" - Anatomy of the Polish Take-Off in the 1990s
Author/Editor: de Broeck, Mark | Koen, Vincent
Series: Working Paper No. 00/6
May 05, 1999 -- Republic of Poland - Selected Issues
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 99/32
March 01, 1999 -- Is Poland Ready for Inflation Targeting?
Author/Editor: Christoffersen, Peter F. | Westcott, Robert F.
Series: Working Paper No. 99/41
January 01, 1999 -- Consumption and Income Inequality in Poland During the Economic Transition
Author/Editor: Keane, Michael P. | Prasad, Eswar
Series: Working Paper No. 99/14
June 22, 1998 -- Republic of Poland - Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 98/51
March 17, 1998 -- Exchange Rate Analysis with a Case Study on Poland (CD-ROM)
December 01, 1997 -- The Capital Structure of Listed Companies in Poland
Author/Editor: Hussain, Qaizar | Nivorozhkin, Eugeniy
Series: Working Paper No. 97/175
April 30, 1997 -- Poland-Recent Economic Developments
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/33
November 04, 1996 -- National Bank of Poland: The Road to Indirect Instruments
Author/Editor: Ugolini, Piero
Series: Occasional Paper No. 144
July 01, 1996 -- The Role of Labor Market Rigidities During the Transition - Lessons from Poland
Author/Editor: Pujol, Thierry
Series: Working Paper No. 96/77
June 01, 1996 -- Moderate Inflation in Poland: A Real Story
Author/Editor: Pujol, Thierry | Griffiths, Mark E. L.
Series: Working Paper No. 96/57
March 19, 1996 -- Poland - Background Paper
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/19
Notes: This report on Poland was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. As such, the views expressed in this document are those of the staff team and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Government of Poland or the Executive Board of the IMF.
March 15, 1996 -- Poland - Statistical Tables
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/20
Notes: These statistical tables on Poland were prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. As such, the views expressed in this document are those of the staff team and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Government of Poland or the Executive Board of the IMF.
September 26, 1995 -- Road Maps of the Transition: The Baltics, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Russia
Author/Editor: Banerjee, Biswajit | Koen, Vincent | Krueger, Thomas | Lutz, Mark Scott | Marrese, Michael | Saavalainen, Tapio
Series: Occasional Paper No. 127
July 06, 1995 -- The Adoption of Indirect Instruments of Monetary Policy
Author/Editor: Baliño, Tomás J. T. | Enoch, Charles | Alexander, William E.
Series: Occasional Paper No. 126
Notes: By a staff team headed by William E. Alexander, Tomas J. T. Balino, and Charles Enoch and comprising Francesco Caramazza, George Iden, David Marston, Johannes Mueller, Ceyla Pazarbasioglu, Marc Quintyn, Matthew Saal, and Gabriel Sensenbrenner.
June 01, 1995 -- Capital Flows in Central and Eastern Europe: Evidence and Policy Options
Author/Editor: Calvo, Guillermo | Sahay, Ratna | Végh Gramont, Carlos A.
Series: Working Paper No. 95/57
Notes: Prepared for a seminar on "Western Europe in Transition: The Impact of Opening Up of Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union," organized by the Bank of Italy, Austrian National Bank, and the IMF held in Trieste, October 10-11, 1994.
June 01, 1995 -- Capital Flows in Central and Eastern Europe: Evidence and Policy Options
Author/Editor: Calvo, Guillermo | Sahay, Ratna | Végh Gramont, Carlos A.
Series: Working Paper No. 95/57
Notes: Prepared for a seminar on "Western Europe in Transition: The Impact of Opening Up of Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union," organized by the Bank of Italy, Austrian National Bank, and the IMF held in Trieste, October 10-11, 1994.
October 01, 1994 -- Central Banking in Central and Eastern Europe - Lessons from the Interwar Years' Experience
Author/Editor: De Cecco, Marcello
Series: Working Paper No. 94/127
September 15, 1994 -- Poland: The Path to a Market Economy
Author/Editor: Ebrill, Liam P. | Chopra, Ajai | Christofides, Charalambos | Mylonas, Paul | Ötker, Inci | Schwartz, Gerd
Series: Occasional Paper No. 113
September 15, 1994 -- Coordinating Stabilization and Structural Reform: Proceedings of the Seminar Coordination of Structural Reform and Macroeconomic Stabilization, Washington, D.C., June 17-26, 1993
Author/Editor: Bart, Richard C. | Roe, Alan | Wong, Chorng-Huey
April 01, 1994 -- A Framework for the Analysis of Pension and Unemployment Benefit Reform in Poland
Author/Editor: Perraudin, W. R. M.
Series: Working Paper No. 94/40
Notes: Also published in Staff Papers, Vol. 41, No. 4, December 1994.
May 01, 1993 -- Poland - The Social Safety Net During the Transition
Author/Editor: Maret, Xavier | Schwartz, Gerd
Series: Working Paper No. 93/42
May 01, 1993 -- Poland - The Social Safety Net During the Transition
Author/Editor: Maret, Xavier | Schwartz, Gerd
Series: Working Paper No. 93/42
October 01, 1992 -- Structural and Macroeconomic Determinants of the Output Decline in Poland: 1990-91
Author/Editor: Borensztein, Eduardo | Ostry, Jonathan David
Series: Working Paper No. 92/86
May 01, 1992 -- Stabilization and Reform in Eastern Europe - A Preliminary Evaluation
Author/Editor: Bruno, Michael
Series: Working Paper No. 92/30
Notes: Also published in Staff Papers, Vol. 39, No. 4, December 1992.
January 01, 1992 -- Household Demand for Money in Poland: Theory and Evidence
Author/Editor: Lane, Timothy D.
Series: Working Paper No. 92/6
Notes: Also published in Staff Papers, Vol. 39, No. 4, December 1992.
July 01, 1991 -- Inflation Stabilization and Economic Transformation in Poland: The First Year
Author/Editor: Lane, Timothy D.
Series: Working Paper No. 91/70
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Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes
June 15, 2001 -- Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes: Poland -- Table of Contents
These reports summarize the extent to which countries observe certain internationally recognized standards, focusing primarily on the areas of direct operational concern to the IMF.
February 15, 2001 -- Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes: Poland-- Fiscal Transparency
This report provides an assessment of fiscal transparency practices in Poland in relation to the requirements of the IMF.
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Speeches
March 28, 2010 -- After the Global Financial Crisis—The Road Ahead for Europe, a Speech by the Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn
April 14, 2007 -- Opening Remarks by Michael Deppler, Director, European Department, International Monetary Fund, at a Press Briefing on Economic Outlook and Issues in Europe
March 20, 2006 -- Striving For Success: Growth, Globalization and Economic Policy Reform, by Anne O. Krueger, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF
Address to the Institute for the Economy in Transition, Moscow, delivered on Ms Krueger's behalf by Mr Poul Thomsen, Senior Advisor, European Department
January 30, 2006 -- A Continuous Adventure: The Pursuit Of Stability And Growth In Modern Economies, Public Lecture by Anne O. Krueger, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF
Public lecture presented at Kozminski Business School, Warsaw, Poland
September 13, 2004 -- A Work In Progress: Building on the Achievements of the Transition Economies, Remarks by Anne O. Krueger, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF
At a Conference on Transition in the CIS: Achievements and New Challenges, Institute for the Study of the Economy in Transition, Moscow
May 15, 2002 -- Meeting the Challenges for the Chinese Financial Sector: What Have We Learned from Other Countries? -- Speech by Stefan Ingves, Director, Monetary and Exchange Affairs Department, IMF
Given at the Second China Financial Forum, Beijing
January 06, 2001 -- Exchange Rate Regimes: Is the Bipolar View Correct? -- Address by Stanley Fischer
Prepared for delivery as the Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government, jointly sponsored by the American Economic Association and the Society of Government Economists, at the meetings of the American Economic Association, New Orleans
December 10, 1999 -- Achievements and Prospects after Ten Years of Transition--Remarks by Michel Camdessus
Given at the Warsaw School of Economics
October 10, 1997 -- The United States as a Job Creation Machine: an Example for Germany?--Flemming Larsen
Address given at a conference by the Christian Social Union Bavaria, Germany
April 04, 1995 -- Prospects and Challenges in our Globalized World Economy -- Remarks by Michel Camdessus
Speech given at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
January 09, 1995 -- Remarks by Michel Camdessus
Remarks at the Opening Dinner of the 1995 Pew Economic Freedom Fellows Program, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
December 21, 1994 -- Supporting Transition in Central and Eastern Europe: An Assessment and Lessons from the IMF's Five Years' Experience -- Address by Michel Camdessus
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Transcripts
April 15, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with IMF European Department Director Antonio Borges
April 11, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the World Economic Outlook
January 21, 2011 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement for Poland
May 06, 2010 -- Transcript of a press Briefing by Caroline Atkinson, Director, External relations Department, IMF
October 04, 2009 -- Transcript of the IMFC Press Briefing
October 03, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the October 2009 Regional Economic Outlook for Europe
April 24, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on European Outlook by Marek Belka, Director of the IMF's European Department with Ajai Chopra, Deputy Director of the European Department, and Anne-Marie Gulde-Wold, Senior Advisor in the European Department
April 23, 2009 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by International Monetary Fund Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn with First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky and External Relations Director Caroline Atkinson
April 18, 2008 -- Transcript of a Conference Call on Article IV Consultation Report: Poland
October 06, 2004 -- Transcript of an IMF Book Forum, Rules-Based Fiscal Policy In Emerging Markets
May 04, 2004 -- Transcript of an IMF Economic Forum: Adopting the Euro in the New Member states: the next step in European integration
December 13, 2001 -- Transcript of an IMF Economic Forum -- Transparency at the International Monetary Fund: The Road Ahead
Our Executive Board is scheduled to review, this coming March, our transparency policies. This forum should help us collect public input to help the review.
November 01, 2001 -- Transcript of an IMF Economic Forum -- Anticipating Crises: Model Behavior or Stampeding Herds
Predicting crises through early warning systems is something that is intellectually challenging, to put it mildly.
September 22, 2000 -- Transcript of an IMF Press Conference: From Transition to EU Membership -- The Challenges in Developing Macroeconomic Frameworks
The countries that have succeeded rather well in the transition have not only had good macroeconomic policies, they have also given great attention to the structural reforms that underpin those macroeconomic policies-things like the hard budget constraint and the enterprise sector and cleaning up the banking system.
September 25, 1999 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the Report on Financial Sector Crisis and Restructuring: Lessons from Asia
The conclusions that are described in this paper are preliminary, because this is not over yet. So this is what we have learned so far, but over time there are more lessons to come.
October 03, 1996 -- Press Conference by Michel Camdessus, Managing Director
I can be very brief. I must apologize, first, for a very dull Annual Meeting. We had only very good news; so this was probably no news, and your life was not that exciting. Nevertheless, I hope you will find a few questions still of interest for you.
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Views & Commentaries
October 18, 2013 -- Gazeta Wyborcza Interview with Reza Moghadam, Director, European Department, International Monetary Fund
August 31, 2002 -- The IMF and Ukraine: What Really Happened, A Commentary by Lorenzo Figliuoli and Bogdan Lissovolik, IMF Resident Representatives in Ukraine