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10 августа, 17:28

Aging Japan Puts a Strain on the Financial System

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By Gaston Gelos and Sònia Muñoz Versions in 中文 (Chinese), 日本語 (Japanese) Elderly shoppers in Tokyo’s Sugamo district: As Japan's population ages, demand for financial services shifts (photo: Issei Kato/Reuters/Newscom). Japan’s population is shrinking and getting older, posing […]

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09 августа, 17:41

Building Fiscal Institutions in Fragile States

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By Katherine Baer, Sanjeev Gupta, Mario Pessoa August 9, 2017 Version in Français (French) A porter in the market in Kathmandu, Nepal: the country increased their tax revenues in recent years with the help of technical […]

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08 августа, 18:37

Chart of the Week: The Potential for Growth and Africa’s Informal Economy

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By IMFBlog August 8, 2017 A street vendor sells roasted corn in Tanzania: Unregistered household enterprises comprise a significant portion of sub-Saharan Africa’s economy (photo: Ton Koene/VWPics/Newscom) By 2035, sub-Saharan Africa will have added more […]

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04 августа, 17:34

Gaining Currency: The Rise of the Renminbi

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By IMFBlog August 4, 2017 Eswar Prasad at an IMF conference (photo: Staff/IMF)   As China’s economy catches up in size with that of the United States, some economists predict that the renminbi will soon […]

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03 августа, 17:00

A Dip into Subzero Policy Rates

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by Giovanni Dell’Ariccia, Vikram Haksar, and Tommaso Mancini-Griffoli August 3, 2017 Versions in ربي (Arabic), 中文 (Chinese),  Español (Spanish), 日本語 (Japanese); Русский (Russian) A recent IMF paper looks at the effectiveness of negative interest rates, drawing on the initial experience of […]

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02 августа, 17:09

All Hands on Deck: Confronting the Challenges of Capital Flows

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By Atish R. Ghosh, Jonathan D. Ostry, and Mahvash S. Qureshi August 2, 2017 Exchange rates board, Australian Securities Exchange: Emerging economies have several tools to manage capital flows. The most common are foreign exchange […]

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01 августа, 16:54

A Common Cause for Sustainable Growth and Stability in Central Africa

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By Abebe Aemro Selassie August 1, 2017 Version in Français (French),  Português (Portuguese), and Español (Spanish); Woman with a machete in Bafut, Cameroon: Six countries in Central Africa have a strategy to turn their economies around, with help […]

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31 июля, 16:50

Chart of the Week: Electric Takeover in Transportation

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By IMFBlog July 31, 2017  An electric car recharges at a meter in London: The UK is the latest country to announce plans to end fossil fuel vehicle sales by 2040 (photo: Sasha Fox Walters/iStock […]

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28 июля, 17:55

Global Imbalances: Avoiding a Tragedy of the Commons

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By Gustavo Adler and Luis Cubeddu July 28, 2017  Since 2013, global imbalances have become increasingly concentrated in advanced economies. Surplus and deficit countries alike bear responsibility for correcting excess external imbalances  (photo: Caro Oberhaeuser/Newscom) […]

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27 июля, 16:53

Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe: Harnessing the Power of Good Governance

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By Poul Thomsen July 27, 2017 Dubrovnik, Croatia. Countries in the region should continue working on good governance for higher growth (photo: Album/Prisma/Newscom) In many ways, Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe is an incredible success […]

26 июля, 16:39

Stepping up the Fight Against Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing

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By Christine Lagarde July 26, 2017 Versions in ربي (Arabic),  中文 (Chinese), Français (French), Русский (Russian), and Español (Spanish) Money laundering and terrorist financing threaten economic stability. International cooperation is vital in the fight against misuse of the financial system (photo: CraigRJD/iStock by Getty Images) Corrupt officials, tax cheats, and the financial backers of terrorism have one thing […]

25 июля, 16:56

Latest Outlook for The Americas: Back on Cruise Control, But Stuck in Low Gear

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By Alejandro Werner July 25, 2017 Versions in Español (Spanish), Português (Portuguese) Shopping mall in Viña del Mar, Chile: Latin America is expected to recover gradually as most economies continue to face weak domestic demand (photo: Rodrigo Garrido/Newscom) After disappointing growth over the past few years, economic activity in Latin America remains on track to recover gradually in 2017–18 as […]