Turkey Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Turkey
This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Turkey, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Turkey and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Turkey.
Recent Blog Posts
Jobs and Growth: Supporting the European Recovery by Christine Lagarde
News — Highlights
The analysis and projections contained in the REO are integral elements of the Department’s surveillance of economic developments and policies in 31 member countries. It draws primarily on information gathered by MCD staff through their consultations with member countries.
Turkey and the IMF
Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesman, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
December 20, 2013
Series: Country Report No. 13/364
December 20, 2013
Turkey’s economy holds much promise, but the country will have to make its economy competitive and reduce its external deficit in order to join the ranks of high-income countries, the IMF says.
Latest on Europe
The October 2013 Regional Economic Issues Report (REI) discusses the implications of the recent turmoil in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE)'s emerging markets.
What are the implications of the turmoil in emerging markets for Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE)? Why have some countries been more affected than others? The October 2013 CESEE Regional Economic Issues (REI) assesses the macroeconomic outlook for the region in light of the latest global economic and financial developments. The REI also focuses on prospects for longer-term potential growth, and the policies and reforms that will be needed to boost growth and bring down on a sustained basis the relatively high rates of unemployment across much of the region.