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IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with Singapore

IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with Singapore »

Source: Singapore : Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2004/105

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451834888

Keywords: exchange rate, monetary policy, current account, labor market, financial sector

The economic downturns and an ongoing industrial restructuring toward capital-intensive sectors, such as chemical and pharmaceuticals, have contributed to rising unemployment. With the economic recovery continuing...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with Singapore

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with Singapore »

Source: Singapore : Staff Report for the 2004 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2005/141

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2005

ISBN: 9781451834239

Keywords: current account, exchange rate, monetary policy, real exchange, labor market

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that in recent years, Singapore's economy has been hit hard by a series of external shocks. These shocks-the Asian crisis, the bursting of the technology bubble, and the...

Indonesia
			: Selected Issues

Indonesia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2005/327

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 September 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451818352.002

ISBN: 9781451818352

Keywords: debt, international monetary fund, labor market, exchange rate

This Selected Issues paper for Indonesia reports that following the major cleanup of the banking sector after the crisis, banks' performance has improved as net interest margins and profitability have increased. Pu...

Indonesia
			: Selected Issues

Indonesia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2011/310

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 October 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463922702.002

ISBN: 9781463922702

Keywords: growth rate, tfp, labor force participation, unemployment, growth accounting

This study estimated Indonesia's potential growth rate and examined its underlying determinants. Implementing a comprehensive program to address key influencing issues can improve the effectiveness of monetary poli...

Philippines
			: Selected Issues

Philippines : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2008/120

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451831429.002

ISBN: 9781451831429

Keywords: output gap, international monetary fund, capital stock, inflation rate, labor income

This study discusses the Philippine output gap from three perspectives and evaluates the utility of the approaches for policymaking. Incentives in the Philippines appear broadly comparable with those in neighboring...

Philippines
			: Selected Issues Paper

Philippines : Selected Issues Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2011/58

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455219971.002

ISBN: 9781455219971

Keywords: tfp, international monetary fund, labor market, public investment, production function

This paper estimates potential growth in the Philippines using different methodologies, and discusses growth prospects for the medium term. Several approaches can be used to estimate potential growth. It also descr...

Singapore
			: Staff Report for the 2004 Article IV Consultation

Singapore : Staff Report for the 2004 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2005/141

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451834239.002

ISBN: 9781451834239

Keywords: current account, exchange rate, monetary policy, real exchange, labor market

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that in recent years, Singapore's economy has been hit hard by a series of external shocks. These shocks-the Asian crisis, the bursting of the technology bubble, and the...

Singapore
			: Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation

Singapore : Staff Report for the 2003 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2004/105

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451834888.002

ISBN: 9781451834888

Keywords: exchange rate, monetary policy, current account, labor market, financial sector

The economic downturns and an ongoing industrial restructuring toward capital-intensive sectors, such as chemical and pharmaceuticals, have contributed to rising unemployment. With the economic recovery continuing...

Singapore
			: Selected Issues

Singapore : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2000/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451834185.002

ISBN: 9781451834185

Keywords: financial sector, international monetary fund, productivity growth, financial system, labor force

Singapore's economic growth has been heavily dependent on factor accumulation during the past three decades. Attempts to gauge productivity growth in Singapore and other East Asian countries has led to the widely p...

Indonesia

Indonesia »

Source: Indonesia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2011/310

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 October 2011

ISBN: 9781463922702

Keywords: growth rate, tfp, labor force participation, unemployment, growth accounting

This study estimated Indonesia's potential growth rate and examined its underlying determinants. Implementing a comprehensive program to address key influencing issues can improve the effectiveness of monetary poli...