Kazakhstan : Background Paper and Statistical Appendix

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

February 2, 1995

Summary:

This Background Paper and Statistical Appendix reviews the real economy and systemic reforms in the Republic of Kazakhstan during 1993–94. In early 1994, the Kazakh authorities launched a major stabilization program to improve the financial situation and reinforce the structural reforms. A tight budgetary stance was targeted, monetary policies were reinforced, and the liberalization of prices and the external trade regime continued. By the third quarter of 1994, inflation had been sharply reduced, the exchange rate had remained relatively stable for several months, and external reserves continued to rise.

Series:

Country Report No. 95/7

Subject:

Notes:

The background paper and statistical appendix on the Republic of Kazakhstan were prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.

English

Publication Date:

February 2, 1995

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451820751/1934-7685

Stock No:

1KAZEA0011995

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

123

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