Liberia : Eighth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Liberia.

Publication Date: May 22, 2012
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Summary: This paper discusses key findings of the Eighth Review under the Extended Credit Facility for Liberia. Economic activity in Liberia remains on a solid upward trend. Inflation has nudged higher owing to rising international fuel prices and elevated food prices. The authorities’ immediate fiscal priorities are to contain discretionary current spending and bolster investment. All performance criteria and indicative targets under the program through December 2011 were observed. One structural benchmark for the Eighth Review was met while the other is in progress.
Series: Country Report No. 12/121
Subject(s): Debt management | Economic growth | Economic indicators | Extended Credit Facility | Fiscal reforms | Poverty reduction strategy | Reserves accumulation | Staff Reports

Publication Date: May 22, 2012
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475503852/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1LBREA2012003 Pages: 62
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