Papua New Guinea : Recent Economic Developments

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

October 26, 2000

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This report describes Papua New Guinea's recent economic developments by assessing its output and price developments. The paper discusses the central government finances, tax and expenditure policies, the public sector reform program, and pension funds. The study also analyzes the institutional and operational aspects of the Bank of Papua New Guinea under the central banking act; instruments of monetary policy; and monetary policy and developments. The report reviews the nature and operation of the foreign exchange market, developments in the balance of payments, and external debt trends.

Series:

Country Report No. 00/137

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

October 26, 2000

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451831672/1934-7685

Stock No:

1PNGEA0022000

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

69

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