Paraguay : Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation

 
 
Publication Date: August 02, 2011
 



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Summary: Paraguay weathered the global economic crisis well, supported by an appropriate policy response. The strong rebound of economic growth has given rise to overheating pressures. Policies need to adjust further to ensure a soft landing of the economy. The banking system remains sound, but there is a need to guard it against emerging risks. The monetary policy framework should be strengthened further to support the move to an inflation-targeting (IT) regime. Higher tax revenues are needed to address important deficiencies in infrastructure and basic social services.
 
Series: IMF Staff Country Reports
Subject(s): Article IV consultation reports | Bank supervision | Banking sector | Economic growth | Economic indicators | Financial sector | Flexible exchange rate policy | Income taxes | Infrastructure | Public-private sector cooperation | Staff Reports | Tax revenues

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English
Publication Date: August 02, 2011
ISBN/ISSN: 9781462321377/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1PRYEA2011002 Pages: 57
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Spanish
Publication Date: August 18, 2011
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