Haiti: Seventh Review Under the Extended Credit Facility, Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion, and Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Haiti

 
 
Publication Date: April 29, 2014
 
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Summary: This Seventh Review Under the Extended Credit Facility of Haiti focuses on economic activity that continued to advance in FY2013, despite negative weather events early in the fiscal year. The fiscal deficit increased to 6.7 percent of GDP in FY2013 owing to a gasoline price freeze that dented revenues and on transfers to the electricity sector. The evolution of monetary aggregates reflected government policies and some dedollarization, while the banking system remained well capitalized and profitable. The macroeconomic outlook and the conditions for policy implementation are subject to a number of downside risks.
 
Series: Country Report No. 14/105
Subject(s): Extended Credit Facility | Economic conditions | Fiscal policy | Fiscal risk | Electric power | External debt | Monetary policy | Economic indicators | Performance criteria waivers | Performance criteria modifications | Staff Reports | Press releases | Haiti

 
English
Publication Date: April 29, 2014
ISBN/ISSN: 9781475517989/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1HTIEA2014001 Pages: 83
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