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Author Canales-Kriljenko, Jorge Iván, author

Title Inward and outward spillovers in the SACU area / Jorge Ivan Canales-Kriljenko, Farayi Gwenhamo, and Saji Thomas
Published [Washington, D.C.] : International Monetary Fund, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (24 pages) : color illustrations
Series IMF working paper ; WP/13/31
IMF working paper ; WP/13/31
Summary "Spillovers from South Africa into the other members of the Southern Africa Customs Union (known as the BLNS for Botstwana, Lesotho, Namibia, and Swaziland) are substantial reflecting sizeable real and financial interlinkages. However, shocks to real GDP growth in South Africa do not seem to systematically affect growth developments in BLNS countries as a group. Nevertheless, vector autoregressions, which allow country-specific parameters, suggest some strong spillovers onto the smaller economies"--Abstract
Notes "African Department"--Page 2 of pdf
"January 2013"--Page 2 of pdf
Title from PDF title page (IMF Web site, viewed Feb. 5, 2013)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 23)
Subject Southern African Customs Union -- Economic conditions.
Economic development -- Africa, Southern.
Fiscal policy -- Africa, Southern.
Investments -- Africa, Southern.
Monetary policy -- Africa, Southern.
Africa, Southern -- Commerce -- South Africa.
Africa, Southern -- Foreign economic relations -- South Africa.
South Africa -- Commerce -- Africa, Southern.
South Africa -- Foreign economic relations -- Africa, Southern.
Form Electronic book
Author Gwenhamo, Farayi, author
Thomas, Saji, author
International Monetary Fund. African Department, issuing body
ISBN 1475515545 (electronic bk.)
9781475515541 (electronic bk.)