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September 18, 2013
July 27, 2012
September 9, 2011
July 23, 2010
July 27, 2009
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Source: World Economic Outlook (October 2013)
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|Russian Federation and the IMF|
Updated December 10, 2013
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on September 18, 2013. Listed below are items related to the Russian Federation, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|March 26, 2001 -- Resolving and Preventing Financial Crises: The Role of the Private Sector -- An IMF Issues Brief|
It is important to encourage the involvement of private sector creditors in the resolution of crises, by reaching cooperative solutions to payment problems. If efforts to reach agreement on a voluntary approach are not successful, creditors may have to accept some constraint on their immediate demands for repayment and shoulder some losses.
|March 08, 2001 -- Transcript of a Joint Briefing by IMF European II Department Assistant Director, Mohammad Shadman-Valavi, and World Bank Sector Manager, Samuel Otoo, on External Debt and Fiscal Sustainability in Armenia, Georgia, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, and Tajikistan|
These countries have received little in the way of bilateral grants and have relied increasingly on the Fund and the Bank for financial assistance. Their debt burden is expected to create serious balance of payments and fiscal difficulties and adversely affect poverty reduction efforts in these countries in the coming years.
|February 02, 2001 -- Transcript of a press briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director IMF External Relations Department, February 2, 2001|
There will be a memorial lecture delivered at Fund Headquarters in honor of former Monetary Affairs and Exchange Relations Director, Manuel Guitián, who passed away some months ago. The Managing Director and Mr. Fischer will offer opening remarks, along with some other friends of Mr. Guitián, and then the lecture itself will be delivered by Nobel Laureate Robert Mundell.
|February 01, 2001 -- Explaining Russia's Output Collapse: Aggregate Sources and Regional Evidence|
Author/Editor: Tytell, Irina
Series: Working Paper No. 01/16
|January 17, 2001 -- Transcript of a press briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director IMF External Relations Department, January 17, 2001|
We've traditionally had very good relations with our largest shareholder, and have every reason to believe that will be the case in the future, and look forward to establishing our contacts and relationship with them as they take office.
|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 01, 2000 -- Transcript of a press briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director IMF External Relations Department, December 1, 2000|
I presume you all have seen the press release that we put out last evening on Turkey, and I think that's the release I wish to draw to your attention.
|November 20, 2000 -- IMF Survey:|
IMF Managing Director on transition countries & Europe; IMF Research Conference; support for Argentina; Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics; Blanchard on European unemployment; Russia's noncash transactions; Blinder on lessons of 1990s. PDF File Size: 778Kb
|November 15, 2000 -- Strengthening Crisis Prevention: The Role of Contingent Credit Lines -- Address by Stanley Fischer|
Given at the Banco de Mexico, Mexico City
|November 15, 2000 -- Russian Federation: Selected Issues|
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 00/150
|November 09, 2000 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Russian Federation|
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.
|November 09, 2000 -- Russian Federation: Staff Report for the 2000 Article IV Consultation and Public Information Notice Following Consultation|
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 00/145
|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.
|October 31, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by Thomas Dawson, Director External Relations Department, IMF|
Welcome, again, to one of our regular press briefings.
|October 13, 2000 -- Adjusting to a Globalized Economy -- Address by Eduardo Aninat|
Given at the Second Annual Americas’ Forum of The Institute of the Americas and the University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California
|October 12, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas Dawson, Director, IMF External Relations Department|
With regard to recent events concerning the Serbia and Montenegro, in recent days, members of the new team in the FRY have indicated publicly their interest in joining all international financial institutions, including the Fund.
|October 03, 2000 -- Setting Up Treasuries in the Baltics, Russia, and other Countries of the Former Soviet Union|
Author/Editor: Potter, Barry H. | Diamond, Jack
Series: Occasional Paper No. 198
|October 01, 2000 -- The Russian Default and the Contagion to Brazil|
Author/Editor: Baig, Taimur | Goldfajn, Ilan
Series: Working Paper No. 00/160
|September 28, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by Mr. Horst Köhler, Managing Director of the IMF, Mr. James Wolfensohn, President of the World Bank, and Mr. Trevor Manuel, Finance Minister of South Africa|
It is traditional that the press conference be held at about this time on the Thursday of the Annual Meetings each year to conclude and to share the observations of the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund and the President of the World Bank Group.
|September 26, 2000 -- Statement by the Hon. Aleksei Kudrin, Governor of the IMF for the Russian Federation, at the Joint Annual Discussion|
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