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Publications on Debt Relief

October 25, 2014



2014

An Application of the "Fan-Chart Approach" to Debt Sustainability in Post-HIPC Low-Income Countries

Subject(s): Debt sustainability analysis ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Public debt ; Multilateral debt relief initiative ; Econometric models ; Cross country analysis
Date: June 11, 2014



2011

The Dynamic Implications of Debt Relief for Low-Income Countries

Subject(s): Debt problems ; Debt relief ; Economic models ; External debt ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative ; Low-income developing countries
Date: July 01, 2011



2009

Haiti: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries - Completion Point Document

Subject(s): Debt management ; Debt sustainability analysis ; Economic growth ; Economic indicators ; Education ; Financial management ; Fiscal management ; Governance ; Health care ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers ; Public information ; Tax reforms ; Haiti
Date: September 14, 2009



2008

Togo: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries— Decision Point Document

Subject(s): Debt management ; Debt relief ; Debt sustainability analysis ; Economic reforms ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Multilateral debt relief initiative ; Social indicators ; Togo
Date: December 11, 2008

Public Financial Management and Fiscal Outcomes in sub-Saharan African Heavily-Indebted Poor Countries

Subject(s): Financial management ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Fiscal sector ; Public sector ; Economic indicators ; External debt ; Economic models ; Fiscal policy
Date: September 01, 2008

Burundi: 2008 Article IV Consultation and Request for Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility - Staff Report; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Burundi

Subject(s): Article IV consultations ; Announcements ; Debt sustainability ; Economic indicators ; Economic reforms ; Exchange rate policy ; Financial risk ; Financial sector ; Financial stability ; Fiscal policy ; Governance ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Monetary policy ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Public information ; Burundi
Date: August 13, 2008

Haiti: Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Requests for Augmentation of Access and Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Haiti

Subject(s): Announcements ; Economic indicators ; External shocks ; Fiscal policy ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Imports ; Inflation ; Monetary policy ; Performance criteria waivers ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Staff Reports ; Terms of trade ; Haiti
Date: July 09, 2008

The Gambia: Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative - Completion Point Document and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative

Subject(s): Heavily indebted poor countries ; Debt relief ; Governance ; Social indicators ; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers ; Gambia, The
Date: March 24, 2008

Liberia: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries - Decision Point Document, Debt Sustainability Analysis, and Staff Supplement

Subject(s): Economic growth ; Exchange rates ; Inflation ; Gross domestic product ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Post-conflict emergency assistance ; Debt sustainability ; Debt relief ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Liberia
Date: March 20, 2008



2007

Empirical Evidence on the New International Aid Architecture

Subject(s): Development assistance ; Debt relief ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers
Date: December 01, 2007

Islamic Republic of Afghanistan: Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative - Decision Point Document and Debt Sustainability Analysis

Subject(s): Heavily indebted poor countries ; Debt sustainability analysis ; Poverty reduction ; Afghanistan, Islamic Republic of
Date: July 26, 2007

Can Debt Relief Boost Growth in Poor Countries?

Subject(s): Debt relief ; Economic growth ; Heavily indebted poor countries
Date: April 16, 2007

Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - 2005 Status Report

Subject(s): Agricultural development ; Agricultural production ; Budgets ; Domestic debt ; Economic growth ; Education ; Energy sector ; External debt ; Financial systems ; Fiscal policy ; Governance ; Government expenditures ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Health care ; HIV and AIDS ; Inflation ; Information technology ; Mining sector ; Monetary policy ; Population ; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers ; Private sector ; Public finance ; Niger ; Revenues ; Tourism ; Trade ; Transport
Date: January 17, 2007



2006

Haiti: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries - Preliminary Document

Subject(s): Heavily indebted poor countries ; Haiti ; Economic policy ; Debt sustainability analysis
Date: September 25, 2006

Sierra Leone: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Sierra Leone

Subject(s): Sierra Leone ; Staff Reports ; Staff appraisals ; Announcements ; Balance of payments ; Debt sustainability analysis ; Economic indicators ; Exchange rates ; External financing ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Poverty reduction strategy ; Multilateral debt relief initiative ; Letters of Intent ; Inflation ; Heavily indebted poor countries
Date: May 24, 2006

Selected African Countries: IMF Technical Assistance Evaluation - Public Expenditure Management Reform

Subject(s): Accounting ; Budgets ; Ethiopia ; Gambia, The ; Ghana ; Government expenditures ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Kenya ; Malawi ; Nigeria ; Rwanda ; Tanzania ; Technical assistance ; Uganda ; Zambia
Date: February 24, 2006



2005

Debt Overhang or Debt Irrelevance? Revisiting the Debt Growth Link

Subject(s): Debt ; Economic growth ; Debt relief ; Heavily indebted poor countries
Date: December 01, 2005

Cameroon: Review of the Staff-Monitored Program and Request for a Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Initiative - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Subject(s): Cameroon ; Economic growth ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Staff Reports
Date: November 18, 2005

Malawi: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

Subject(s): Economic growth ; Fiscal policy ; Governance ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Malawi ; Monetary policy ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers
Date: June 21, 2005

Cameroon: Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement

Subject(s): Cameroon ; Economic indicators ; Fund-supported adjustment programs ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility
Date: June 10, 2005

Sierra Leone: Sixth Review Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Requests for Waiver of Performance Criteria and Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries, Review of Financing Assurances, and Ex Post Assessment of Longer--Term Program Engagement--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Sierra Leone

Subject(s): Announcements ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Performance criteria waivers ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Sierra Leone ; Staff Reports
Date: June 10, 2005

Rwanda: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report

Subject(s): Debt relief ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers ; Rwanda
Date: June 06, 2005

Rwanda: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries-Completion Point Document

Subject(s): Debt relief ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty reduction ; Rwanda
Date: June 06, 2005

Bolivia: Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement-Staff Report and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Subject(s): Bolivia ; Economic growth ; Economic reforms ; Fund-supported adjustment programs ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty reduction
Date: April 20, 2005

Zambia: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries--Completion Point Document

Subject(s): Debt relief ; Economic reforms ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Poverty reduction ; Public debt ; Zambia
Date: April 19, 2005

Implicit Transfers in IMF Lending, 1973-2003

Subject(s): Fund ; Subsidies ; HIPC Initiative ; Heavily indebted poor countries
Date: January 01, 2005



2004

Republic of Madagascar: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Completion Point Document

Subject(s): Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative ; Madagascar
Date: December 14, 2004

External Debt Sustainability in HIPC Completion Point Countries

Subject(s): External debt ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Debt relief ; Economic reforms
Date: September 01, 2004

Rwanda: Second and Third Reviews Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria, and Request for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative-Staff Report; Staff Statements; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Rwanda

Subject(s): Announcements ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative ; Performance criteria waivers ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Rwanda ; Staff Reports
Date: August 20, 2004

Ghana: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries - Completion Point Document

Subject(s): Ghana ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative
Date: August 09, 2004

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Requests for Waiver of Performance Criteria and Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Subject(s): Announcements ; Congo, Democratic Republic of the ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative ; Performance criteria waivers ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Staff Reports
Date: August 09, 2004

Senegal: First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Waiver of Performance Criteria and for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Senegal

Subject(s): Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative ; Performance criteria waivers ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility ; Senegal
Date: May 18, 2004

Domestic Debt Markets in Sub-Saharan Africa

Subject(s): Domestic debt ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; Heavily indebted poor countries
Date: March 01, 2004

Fiscal Sustainability in Heavily Indebted Countries Dependent on Nonrenewable Resources: The Case of Gabon

Subject(s): Fiscal policy ; Gabon ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Oil ; Debt
Date: February 01, 2004



2003

Malawi: First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Waiver of Performance Criteria, Extension and Rephasing of the Arrangement, and Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malawi

Subject(s): Heavily indebted poor countries ; HIPC Initiative ; Malawi ; Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility
Date: November 07, 2003



2000

External Debt Management in Low-Income Countries

Subject(s): External debt ; Debt management ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Low income developing countries
Date: December 01, 2000



1999

Debt Relief for Low-Income Countries: The Enhanced HIPC Initiative

Subject(s): Debt relief ; Heavily indebted poor countries
Date: December 03, 1999

From Toronto Terms to the HIPC Initiative - A Brief History of Debt Relief for Low-Income Countries

Subject(s): Debt relief ; Developing countries ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; External debt
Date: October 01, 1999



1998

External Debt Histories of Ten Low-Income Developing Countries - Lessons from Their Experience

Subject(s): External debt ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Developing countries
Date: May 01, 1998



1997

Debt Relief for Low-Income Countries and the HIPC Initiative

Subject(s): Debt ; Heavily indebted poor countries ; Developing countries ; External debt
Date: March 01, 1997