Completed Evaluations

The evaluation reports summarize the main findings and recommendations of IEO’s evaluations. You will also find other documents related to these evaluations here, including the issues papers setting out the terms of references and background papers.

IEO_Crises in Greece_Ireland_Portugal_WEB
July 28, 2016

The IMF and the Crises in Greece, Ireland, and Portugal
IEO_Behind the Scenes with Data Cover_WEB
March 24, 2016

Behind the Scenes with Data at the IMF: An IEO Evaluation
ieo_self_evaluation
October 01, 2015

Self-Evaluation at the IMF: An IEO Assessment
673673ieo_respons_cover_thumbnail_260111965
October 27, 2014

IMF Response to the Financial and Economic Crisis
IEO_RIDE_cover_final2
April 30, 2014

Recurring Issues from a Decade of Evaluation: Lessons for the IMF
March 18, 2014

IMF Forecasts: Process, Quality, and Country Perspectives
RITA_cover_final
February 20, 2013

The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor
Reserves_2012_Cover_Web
December 19, 2012

International Reserves: IMF Concerns and Country Perspectives
Research at the IMF
June 21, 2011

Research at the IMF: Relevance and Utilization
IMF Performance in the Run-Up to the Financial and Economic Crisis
February 09, 2011

IMF Performance in the Run-Up to the Financial and Economic Crisis: IMF Surveillance in 2004-07
IMF Interactions with Member Countries
January 20, 2010

IMF Interactions with Member Countries
IMF Involvement in International Trade Policy Issues
June 16, 2009

IMF Involvement in International Trade Policy Issues
Governance of the IMF
May 28, 2008

Governance of the IMF: An Evaluation
Structural Conditionality in IMF-Supported Programs
January 03, 2008

An IEO Evaluation of Structural Conditionality in IMF-Supported Programs
IMF Exchange Rate Policy Advice
May 17, 2007

IEO Evaluation of IMF Exchange Rate Policy Advice, 1999-2005
SSA_Final_Cover
March 12, 2007

An Evaluation of The IMF and Aid to Sub-Saharan Africa
Multilateral Surveillance
April 07, 2006

An Evaluation of the IMF's Multilateral Surveillance
Financial Sector Assessment Program
January 05, 2006

Report on the Evaluation of the Financial Sector Assessment Program
IMF Support to Jordan, 1989-2004
December 06, 2005

Evaluation Report: IMF Support to Jordan, 1989–2004
The IMFs Approach to Capital Account Liberalization
April 20, 2005

Report on the Evaluation of the IMF's Approach to Capital Account Liberalization
The Poverty Reduction Strategy Initiative
April 13, 2005

PRSP Evaluation - Ten Country Compendium
IMF Technical Assistance
January 31, 2005

Report on the Evaluation of Technical Assistance Provided by the Fund
The IMF and Argentina, 1991-2001
July 28, 2004

Report on the Evaluation of the Role of the IMF in Argentina, 1991–2001
Evaluation of the IMFs Role in PRSPs and the PRGF
July 06, 2004

Report on the Evaluation of Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) and The Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF)
Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs
September 09, 2003

Evaluation of Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs
The IMF and Recent Capital Account Crises
July 28, 2003

IMF and Recent Capital Account Crises: Indonesia, Korea, Brazil
Evaluation of Prolonged Use of IMF Resources
September 25, 2002

Evaluation of Prolonged Use of IMF Resources