Republic of Equatorial Guinea : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

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Release Date: © June, 2006
ISBN : 978-1-45181-598-6
Stock #: 1GNQEA2006002
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This note analyzes the medium- and long-term prospects of the hydrocarbon sector as a source of growth. Substantial hydrocarbon and financial reserves implies a sizable upward shift in the sustainable expenditure path. Rather than suggesting a specific fiscal rule, four simple alternatives are simulated and their implications assessed in terms of the overall non-oil balance. Comparing cross-country experiences with the current set up in Equatorial Guinea and statistical data on economic indices of Guinea have also been presented in the paper.

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Balance of trade , Commodities , Economic policy , Exports , Fiscal policy , International trade




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