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Africa and the International Monetary Fund

papers presented at a symposium held in Nairobi, Kenya, May 13-15, 1985


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Published by International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • International Monetary Fund -- Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Gerald K. Helleiner.
    ContributionsHelleiner, Gerald K., International Monetary Fund.
    LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.I58 A34 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 277 p. ;
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2717245M
    ISBN 100939934612
    LC Control Number86010415

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Tanzania is a member of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) with a current quota of US$ million ( million SDR), and is a part of the South Africa and Nigeria led constituency with a totaling voting share of %. The IMF has been involved in Tanzania's economy since the s.

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