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Burkina Faso: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation and the Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility : Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Burkina Faso

Published: July 2, 2012
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Summary: This 2011 Article IV Consultation and the Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility for Burkina Faso highlights that the authorities have maintained fiscal consolidation efforts while mitigating the impact of exogenous shocks. Executive Directors have welcomed the authorities’ sustained implementation of sound policies and structural reforms, which has contributed to robust economic growth, low inflation, and a broadly favorable external position. Directors have encouraged the authorities to maintain fiscal discipline within the context of a medium-term fiscal framework while increasing investment and social spending.
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Series: Country Report No. 12/158
Subject(s): Article IV consultation reports | Debt sustainability | Economic growth | Economic indicators | Extended Credit Facility | Financial sector | Fiscal consolidation | Public investment | Staff Reports | Burkina Faso
Notes: Also available in French
    Published:   July 2, 2012        
    ISBN/ISSN:   9781475505948/1934-7685   Format:   Paper
    Stock No:   1BFAEA2012002   Pages:   114
    Price:   US$18.00
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