Issues Papers

June 09, 2017
IMF Financial Surveillance
September 29, 2016
The IMF and Fragile States
February 22, 2016
The IMF and Social Protection
April 28, 2015
The IMF and the Euro Area Crisis
January 27, 2014
Statistics for Global Economic and Financial Stability: The Role of the IMF
December 13, 2013
IMF Response to the Financial and Economic Crisis: An IEO Assessment
November 26, 2013
Recurring Issues from a Decade of Evaluation: Lessons for the IMF (299 kb - pdf)
February 21, 2013
IMF Forecasts: Process, Quality, and Country Perspectives (341 kb - pdf)
February 08, 2012

Learning From Experience At The IMF: An IEO Assessment of Self-Evaluation Systems (361 kb - pdf)
October 17, 2011

The Role of the IMF as Trusted Advisor (378 kb - pdf)
September 20, 2011
International Reserves: IMF Advice and Country Perspectives (225 kb - pdf)
March 18, 2010
Research at the IMF: Relevance and Utilization (407 kb - pdf)
March 18, 2010
IMF Performance in the Run-Up to the Current Financial and Economic Crisis. (435 kb - pdf)
June 19, 2008
The IMF's Approach to International Trade Policy Issues. (362 kb - pdf)
May 15, 2008
The IMF's Interactions with its Member Countries (608 kb - pdf)
August 14, 2007
Aspects of IMF Corporate Governance—Including the Role of the Board (226 kb - pdf)
June 23, 2006
The IMF's Advice on Exchange Rate Policy (547 kb - pdf)
May 31, 2006
The IMF's Role in the Determination of the External Resource Envelope in Sub-Saharan African Countries (591 kb - pdf)
French | Portuguese
September 23, 2005
The IMF's Multilateral Surveillance
May 18, 2005
Evaluation of Structural Conditionality in IMF-Supported Programs (551 kb - pdf)
French | Russian
November 19, 2004
Evaluation of IMF Assistance to Jordan (636 kb - pdf)
October 21, 2004
Evaluation of the Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) (284 kb - pdf)
September 15, 2004
The IMF's Approach to Capital Account Liberalization (443 kb - pdf)
November 05, 2003
Evaluation Of Technical Assistance Provided By The IMF (208 kb - pdf)
Spanish | French | Ukranian | Russian
July 31, 2003
The Role of the IMF in Argentina, 1991-2002 (198 kb - pdf)
Spanish
January 31, 2003
Evaluation of Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers and the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (347 kb - pdf)
Spanish | French | Portuguese
June 18, 2002
Fiscal Adjustment in IMF-Supported Programs (54 kb - pdf)
June 18, 2002
The Role of the IMF in Recent Capital Account Crises (66 kb - pdf)
March 15, 2002
Prolonged Use of IMF Resources (688 kb - pdf)