ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF AFGHANISTAN Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

March 16, 2006

Electronic Access:

Free Full text (PDF file size is 978 KB).Use the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this PDF file

Summary:

This Selected Issues paper provides a preliminary view on Afghanistan’s external competitiveness through a review of some macroeconomic, microeconomic, and institutional indicators. It discusses the rebuilding of domestic revenue, and analyzes the macroeconomic impact of the drug economy and the counternarcotics efforts. The paper provides, whenever available, statistical information on the real, fiscal, monetary, and external sectors. It also contains a list of state-owned enterprises and an updated summary of the tax system as of end-December 2005.

Series:

Country Report No. 06/114

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

March 16, 2006

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451800258/1934-7685

Stock No:

1AFGEA2006002

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

132

Please address any questions about this title to publications@imf.org