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Author Faulkner-MacDonagh, Chris, author

Title Federated States of Micronesia : selected issues and statistical appendix / prepared by Christopher Faulkner-MacDonagh and Bing Xu
Published [Washington, D.C.] : International Monetary Fund, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (43 pages) : color illustrations
Series IMF country report ; no. 07/105
IMF country report ; no. 07/105
Contents Cover; Selected Issues; Contents; I. Strengthening Micronesia's Compact Trust Fund; A. Introduction; B. Operational Framework of the Trust Fund; Boxes; 1. Trust Funds in the Pacific; C. Initial Practices of the Trust Fund Management; D. Medium-term Outlook for the Trust Fund; E. Improving the Operation and Oversight of the Fund; 2. Lessons from Pacific Island Trust Funds; F. Conclusion; References; II. Improving the Business Environment in Micronesia; A. Overview of the Private Sector; B. Business Environment in the PIC Region; C. Difficult Business Conditions in Micronesia
7. Chuuk Consumer Price Index, 2000-068. Kosrae Consumer Price Index, 2000-06; 9. Yap Consumer Price Index, 2000-06; 10. Consolidated General Government Finances FY2001-06; 11. National Government Finances; 12. Pohnpei Government Finances; 13. Kosrae Government Finances; 14. Yap Government Finances; 15. Chuuk Government Finances; 16. Banking Survey, 2001-06; 17. Interest Rates of Deposit Money Banks, 2001-06; 18. Balance of Payments, FY2001-06; 19. External Debt and Debt Service Obligations, FY2000-05
D. Recent Initiatives and Priorities for Further Reform3. Policy Intentions to Promote Private Sector Development; 4. Recent Reforms in Closing a Business in Selected Countries; 5. Recent Reforms in Enforcing Contracts in Selected Countries; E. Attracting More Foreign Investment; F. Conclusion; References; Statistical Appendix; 1. Basic Data, FY2002-06; 2. Gross Domestic Product, FY2001-06; 3. GDP by States, FY 1995-2006; 4. Public and Private Sector Employment and Wages, FY 2001-06; 5. Consumer Price Index, 2000-06; 6. Pohnpei Consumer Price Index, 2000-06
Summary In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discussions with government officials, is published at the option of the member country
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject United States. Compact of Free Association Amendments Act of 2003.
Micronesia -- Economic conditions.
Micronesia -- Economic policy.
Form Electronic book
Author Xu, Bing, author
International Monetary Fund, Issuing body
ISBN 1280976098
1452768013 (E-Book)