Application in progress for Country Economic Memorandum (Task Team Leader: Giles Alfandari). According to plans, the MAMS analysis (carried out by Jan Gottschalk, Vu Le, Hans Lofgren, and Kofi Nouve ) will analyze alternative scenarios for government efficiency, taxation, foreign aid, demography, mining production and export prices, and rural-urban migration. Expected completion: December 2009.
Gottschalk, Jan (IMF). 2009. "Analyzing Fiscal Space Using MAMS: An Application to Burkina Faso." (421 KB) Presentation given at Informal Lunchtime Seminar, IMF Washington, D.C., April 8. The presentation was based on joint World Bank – IMF analysis (by Jan Gottschalk, Jan, Le Vu, Hans Lofgren, and Kofi Nouve) for a forthcoming Burkina Faso Country Economic Memorandum report.
Gottschalk, Jan, Vu Manh Le, Hans Lofgren, Hans, Kofi Nouve. 2009. Analyzing Fiscal Space Using the MAMS Model: An Application to Burkina Faso. IMF Working Paper 09/227.