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Benin Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in Benin

This web page provides information on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Benin and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Benin and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English and French that deal with Benin.

News and Highlights



A Newsletter of the IMF on Low-income countries click for more

West African Economic and Monetary Union: Staff Report on Common Policies of Member Countries

March 6, 2015 click for more

IMF Offers Free Access to Its Online Economic Data

IMF Survey Article, January 26, 2015 click for more

Benin: Assessment Letter for the World Bank

January 21, 2015 click for more

What Happens to Public Health Spending in IMF-Supported Programs? Another Look

iMFdirect blog by Benedict Clements, Sanjeev Gupta, and Masahiro Nozaki, December 21, 2014 click for more

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Benin and The IMF

Investment Scaling-up and the Role of Government: the Case of Benin

March 27, 2015
Author/Editor: Matteo Ghilardi ; Sergio Sola
Series: Working Paper No. 15/69
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Press Release: IMF’s West AFRITAC Steering Committee recognizes the growing role of the Center in pushing for reforms in the region

November 21, 2014

Transcript of the African Department Press Briefing

October 10, 2014

Benin: Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion-Staff Report; and Press Release

June 3, 2014
Series: Country Report No. 14/150
Notes: Full text is also
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IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Benin and Approves US$16.4 Million Disbursement

May 23, 2014

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Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

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The October 2014 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa anticipates continued strong growth in much of Sub-Saharan Africa, driven by efforts to invest in infrastructure and by strong agricultural production. However, the current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is exacting a heavy toll, with spillovers to neighboring countries. In addition, external threats to the region's overall positive outlook include global financial conditions and a slowdown in emerging market growth. Other topics are building resilience in fragile states and addressing the infrastructure deficit. Click for more

IMF Opens Africa Training Institute in Mauritius

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on June 26, 2014 opened the Africa Training Institute (ATI) in Ebene, Mauritius, adding an important regional center to a global network of centers helping to develop countries' policymaking capacity by transferring economic skills and best practices.