Trinidad and Tobago : Selected Issues

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

January 8, 2007

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This Selected Issues paper analyzes medium-term fiscal sustainability in Trinidad and Tobago. The paper focuses on the challenge of distributing the nonrenewable resource wealth across generations. Its recommendations are geared toward the goal of intergenerational distribution and therefore focus on the transformation of the natural resource wealth into other assets. The paper reviews the main aspects of the monetary transmission mechanism in Trinidad and Tobago, and also offers some suggestions to improve the effectiveness of monetary policy transmission.

Series:

Country Report No. 07/8

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

January 8, 2007

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451837674/1934-7685

Stock No:

1TTOEA2007001

Price:

$18.00 (Academic Rate:$18.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

26

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