The Global Economic and Financial Impact of an Avian Flu Pandemic and the Role of the IMF

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

March 23, 2006

Summary:

This paper, prepared by a working group of IMF staff, provides a preliminary assessment of the risks and potential impact to the global economy and financial system from a possible avian flu pandemic, discusses the IMF’s role in helping member countries prepare their economic and financial systems for such a pandemic, and summarizes common elements of business continuity planning in the financial sector

Series:

Pamphlet Series, No.

Frequency:

occasional

English

Publication Date:

March 23, 2006

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451927764/0538-8759

Stock No:

GEFIEA

Format:

Paper

Pages:

30

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