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IMF–RFA collaboration: motives, state of play, and way forward


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IMF–RFA collaboration: motives, state of play, and way forward

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This joint staff paper sheds light on the existing cooperation between the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Regional Financing Arrangements (RFAs) and suggests further avenues to enhance their work together. It offers a collective RFA reply to the IMF’s recent policy paper on collaboration issues.


  • Gong Cheng, Dominika Miernik - European Stability Mechanism (ESM)
  • Yisr Barnieh - Arab Monetary Fund (AMF)
  • Beomhee Han, Ika Mustika Sari, Faith Qiying Pang - ASEAN + 3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO)
  • Tigran Kostanyan, Alexander Efimov - Eurasian Fund for Stabilization and Development (EFSD)
  • Marie Houdart, Alexandra de Carvalho - European Commission
  • Carlos Giraldo, Viviana Monroy - Latin American Reserve Fund (FLAR)

Disclaimer: The views expressed in this discussion paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of the ESM or ESM policy. No responsibility or liability is accepted by the ESM in relation to the accuracy or completeness of the information, including any data sets, presented in this paper.

Source: European Stability Mechanism | Discussion Paper Series | Volume 2018 | No 4 | October 2018 | 37 Pages

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