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Cameroon"s fiscal policy and economic growth

  • 40 Pages
  • 1.21 MB
  • English
African Economic Research Consortium , Nairobi
Fiscal policy -- Cameroon., Cameroon -- Economic po


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Statementby Aloysius Ajab Amin.
SeriesAERC research paper ;, 85
LC ClassificationsHJ1489 .A46 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL145408M
ISBN 109966900918
LC Control Number99891617

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Amin, Aloysius Ajab, Cameroon's fiscal policy and economic growth. Nairobi: African Economic Research Consortium, © Cameroon's Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth.

"Cameroon has experienced periods of economic growth and decline. During the growth period public expenditures increased the size of the public Cited by: Cameroon has experienced periods of economic growth and decline. During the growth period public expenditures increased the size of the public sector.

The decline period, which started inhas been characterized by government expenditures that outstripped revenues. The government's recovery programme File Size: KB.

Growth is projected to remain around 4% in before slowing to % in The IMF program will end in Juneand its effects are likely to continue into and Cameroon plays a central role in the Economic.

Cameroon's Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth Cameroon has experienced periods of economic growth and decline. During the growth period, public expenditures increased the size of the public.

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The objective of this new edition remains the same as before: to treat the major topics in macro and public economics Cited by: NOTE: 1) The information regarding Cameroon on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources.

No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Cameroon Economy. Cameroon - Cameroons fiscal policy and economic growth book sector report (English) Abstract. The performance of the Cameroonian financial system has been mixed.

With the important exception of the near-insolvency of the banking system, there are no gross or obvious problems which threaten Cameroon's financial or economic stability. CAMEROON ECONOMIC UPDATE 3 RECENT ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS has seen some encouraging economic developments Growth In spite of a sluggish global economy, preliminary infor-mation suggests that economic growth in Cameroon could reach about percent in (compared to percent in ).

The economy. The current account and fiscal deficits widened, and foreign debt grew. Yet because of its oil reserves and favorable agricultural conditions, Cameroon still has one of the best-endowed primary commodity economies Country group: Developing/Emerging, Lower.

This figure makes Cameroon the first economy of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central African States (CEMAC). The Cameroonian economy thus accounts for 1/3 of the CEMAC regional GDP. According to the World Bank, the level of wealth per capita is more than $ 1, with Cameroon.

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Although Cameroon’s diverse economy remains the most resilient in Central Africa, the weakness of its growth. Economic Overview Cameroon is the largest economy in the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), a region experiencing an economic crisis triggered by the steep fall in oil prices.

Along with its CEMAC partners, Cameroon has therefore had to put fiscal. Economic performance and outlook. The strongest and most diversified economy in the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), Cameroon has long been resilient to shocks, but its economy is showing early signs of a slowdown.

GDP growth. Cameroon's Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth. A.A. Amin. Working Papers from African Economic Research Consortium. Abstract: Cameroon has experienced periods of economic growth and decline. During the growth.

The fallout of the current global economic crisis is making more challenging the attainment of growth targets foreseen in the new Growth and Employment Strategy (DSCE) and in the new vision. Poverty in Cameroon has decreased slightly sincebut this evolution masks stark divergences between regions.

Moreover, growth incidence curves point to less inclusive growth patterns. An analysis of budget policy shows declines in allocations to social sectors and a potential crowding out of pro-poor expenditure. Fiscal. Cameroon - Fiscal policy for growth and development (English) Documents & Reports.

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The book explores whether fiscal policies can secure full employment without inflation, one of the key questions in economics after Keynes. Part 1, General Theory of Public Finance and Fiscal. Cameroon’s economic freedom score ismaking its economy the th freest in the Index. Its overall score has increased by points as a result of increases in scores for trade.

Cameroon and CEMAC face many continuing policy challenges. This calls for a sustained commitment to the policies that have stopped the decline of BEAC’s foreign exchange reserves.

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The Cameroonian economic crisis was a downturn in the economy of Cameroon from the mids to the early s. The crisis resulted in rising prices in Cameroon, trade deficits, and loss of government revenue. The government of Cameroon acknowledged the crisis in Outside observers and critics blamed poor government stewardship of the economy.

It also characterizes major economic events and policy changes in the most recent 12 months and may include a statement about one or two key future macroeconomic trends. Cameroon’s market-based, diversified economy.

Cameroon’s economy is predominantly agrarian and agriculture with the exploitation of both renewable and exhaustible natural resources remaining the driving force for the country’s Economic growth. Cameroon’s economy.

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Following an overview on the .For decades, African economies have embarked on financial sector reforms. However, the empirical implications of these reforms have been divergent.

This paper investigates the impact of financial development on Economic growth using time series data in Cameroon.