Republic of Kosovo : 2011 Article IV Consultation and the Initiation of a Staff-Monitored Program: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Publication Date: August 01, 2011

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Summary: Kosovo is still in the process of building key social and economic institutions. Economic performance over the past decade has been robust, but growth has been tilted toward domestic demand, fuelled by transfers and non-debt creating capital inflows. The adoption of the euro provides a strong monetary anchor, but it increases the demands on macroeconomic management. Further progress in Kosovo’s banking system is impeded by limited legal capacity and incompletely defined property rights. The short-term macroeconomic outlook is benign, even though there are significant downside risks.
Series: IMF Staff Country Reports
Subject(s): Article IV consultation reports | Bank supervision | Banking sector | Debt sustainability analysis | Economic growth | Economic indicators | Kosovo | Staff Reports | Staff-monitored programs

Publication Date: August 01, 2011
ISBN/ISSN: 9781462316342/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1UVKEA2011001 Pages: 75
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