Staff Report fot the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

July 1, 2003

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

The Eritrean economy continues to be adversely affected by the effects of the border conflict with Ethiopia. In other structural reform areas, the government seems to have further increased state control over the economy. The authorities confirmed their commitment to strengthen the role of the private sector, but they believed that the sector was not yet ready to take the lead in a number of critical areas. The preparation of a medium-term macroeconomic outlook was beset by a number of difficulties, including, in particular, the lack of timely and reliable data.

Series:

Country Report No. 03/165

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

July 1, 2003

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451811964/1934-7685

Stock No:

1ERIEA0012003

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

57

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