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Peru Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in Peru

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

News and Highlights


IMF Chief Outlines Key Priorities for Latin America

In Latin America and the Caribbean, countries that followed sound policies fared the crisis rather well but as the recovery advances they face challenges associated with strong capital inflows and overheating, IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn said. click for more

Third Meeting of Finance Ministers of the Americas and Caribbean:

“Estrategias de Salida de los Países de Estímulo Económico” click for more

Strauss-Kahn Visit to Latin America

IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn will travel to Brazil and Peru from May 25-28, 2010 to meet with government leaders, leading figures from the private sector, and with students and academics. Strauss-Kahn's trip is part of efforts to engage more closely with stakeholders in the region and raise awareness about how the Fund is adapting to serve its members in Latin America. click for more

IMF Dialog with Latin American Students

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is launching an online conversation with university students from Peru and other countries in the region. The IMF wants to hear first-hand from the youth of South America about their concerns and interests, and their suggestions about how the IMF can serve the region better. click for more

Macroeconomics and Equity

Speech by Rodrigo de Rato, Managing Director of the IMF click for more

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Peru and The IMF

Transcript: Press Briefing of The Managing Director

October 8, 2015

Transcript of Fiscal Monitor Press Briefing

October 7, 2015

Transcript of the World Economic Outlook Press Conference

October 6, 2015

Financial Inclusion : Zooming in on Latin America

September 28, 2015
Author/Editor: Era Dabla-Norris ; Yixi Deng ; Anna Ivanova ; Izabela Karpowicz ; D. Filiz Unsal ; Eva VanLeemput ; Joyce Wong
Series: Working Paper No. 15/206
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Press Release: IMF Unveils New Book on Peru’s Economy Ahead of 2015 Annual Meetings

September 17, 2015

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Regional Economic Outlook: Western Hemisphere

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The economic outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean remains very challenging. Regional growth is projected to decline for a fifth consecutive year in 2015, dipping below 1 percent. Weakness is concentrated among South America's commodity exporters, where falling global commodity prices have compounded country-specific challenges. Meanwhile, growth is projected to be steady or stronger for most of the Caribbean, Central America, and Mexico, supported by lower oil bills for importers and robust economic recovery in the United States. The analysis in this report examines core challenges facing the region: the impact of lower commodity prices on fiscal and external positions, the drivers of the slowdown in investment, and the role of economic diversification for longer-term growth prospects. Click for more