Republic of Congo : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

August 2, 2004

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix paper outlines the recent developments in the political and security situation in Congo. It reviews economic performance during 1970–2003, including in the context of IMF-supported programs. The paper also reviews recent developments in public finance management, and examines the constraints on growth and poverty reduction. The sources of economic growth during 1970–2003 are analyzed. The paper also discusses the feasibility of an oil fiscal rule, and notes some key lessons and challenges for the Congo.

Series:

Country Report No. 04/231

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

August 2, 2004

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451808520/1934-7685

Stock No:

1COGEA0012004

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

99

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