|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on June 27, 2014. Listed below are items related to the Russian Federation, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|June 16, 1999 -- Russia: In Search of a Vision to Revitalize Reform -- Address by Michel Camdessus|
Given at the St. Petersburg Economic Forum, Russia
|June 11, 1999 -- Global Economic and Financial Developments in the 1990s and Implications for Monetary Policy -- Address by Flemming Larsen|
Given at the 27th Economics Conference: Possibilities and Limitations of Monetary Policy, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna
|June 08, 1999 -- Transcript of an IMF videoconference with the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA)|
Jointly organized IMF/Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) videoconference on: the most recent World Economic Outlook, the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Debt Reduction Initiative known as the HIPC Initiative, and the Reform of the International Financial System, or the new architecture.
|June 01, 1999 -- Finance & Development, June 1999 - Lessons of the Russian Crisis for Transition Economies|
Guest Author Yegor Gaidar says that soft budget constraints and weak administrative controls brought Russia to the brink of hyperinflation. The lesson is to disinflate rapidly and to impose hard budget constraints quickly.
|May 18, 1999 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Michel Camdessus at the Japan Press Club|
I can point out the remarkable way in which the Asian economies have implemented their programs of adjustment and reform with the IMF, which underpins our renewed optimism
|May 14, 1999 -- The Reform of Global Exchange and Financial Systems Since the Eruption of the Asian Crisis - Address by Shigemitsu Sugisaki|
Presented at the International Conference on Central Banking Policies, Macau
|May 10, 1999 -- IMF Survey:|
Interim meetings overview; Interim & Development Committee, G-7, G-10, & G-24 communiques, and press conference; Kosovo crisis; Contingent Credit Lines; financial architecture; Russian economic program; capital flows conference; World Economic Outlook. PDF File Size: 662Kb
|May 06, 1999 -- Transforming Financial Systems in the Baltics, Russia and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union|
Author/Editor: Knight, Malcolm D. | Petersen, Arne B. | Price, Robert T.
|May 03, 1999 -- Transcript of a Video Conference with Hong Kong and Singapore Journalists by Stanley Fischer, First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund|
We've just completed our spring Interim Committee meetings, and the contrast between the atmosphere this time and the atmosphere last October when we had the Annual Meetings was extraordinary.
|April 28, 1999 -- News Brief: Statement by the IMF Managing Director on Russia|
|April 28, 1999 -- The Financial Crisis in Emerging Markets: Some Lessons -- Stanley Fischer|
This is an outline of comments prepared for delivery at the Conference of the Economic Strategy Institute, Washington DC
|April 27, 1999 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, Chairman of the Interim Committee and IMF Managing Director Michel Camdessus|
This briefing was held at the conclusion of the 1999 Spring Interim Committee Meeting.
|April 26, 1999 -- New Ways Eyed to Deal with International Economic Crises - A Commentary|
This article by Jack Boorman, Director of the IMF's Policy Development and Review Department appeared in The Boston Globe
|April 23, 1999 -- The Financial Crisis in Emerging Markets: Lessons for Eastern Europe and Asia -- Stanley Fischer|
This is an outline of comments prepared for delivery at the EastWest Institute conference, New York
|April 21, 1999 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by IMF Managing Director Michel Camdessus|
This briefing was held prior to the Spring 1999 Interim Committee Meeting.
|April 15, 1999 -- Transcript of a Briefing by Jack Boorman on Involving the Private Sector in Forestalling and Resolving Financial Crises|
The briefing covered a paper on Involving the Private Sector in Forestalling and Resolving Financial Crises, which was produced by the staff and which includes the Chairman of the Executive Board’s summing up of the Board’s discussion of it in March 1999.
|April 05, 1999 -- IMF Survey:|
Agreement on key elements of Russian program; credit disbursement for Brazil; augmented support for Indonesia; Camdessus on Nigeria's reforms; large capital flows; exchange rate implications of EMU; and strengthened SDDS: and offshore banking. PDF File Size: 235Kb
|March 06, 1999 -- Reforming the International Monetary System - Address by Mr. Alassane D. Ouattara|
Given at the Academie de la Paix et de la Securité Internationale Conference on Crises and International Security, Monaco
|March 04, 1999 -- Solution Lies in Co-operation - A Commentary|
This article by Shigemitsu Sugisaki, Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund appeared in the Australian Financial Review
|February 10, 1999 -- Transcript of a video Conference of Mr. Fischer with the University of California San Diego Economic Roundtable|
We are at a time when so many emerging market countries are in trouble and when one of the three largest economies in the world, Japan, is in trouble that the U.S. economy continues to do spectacularly well.