balance-of-payments problem


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Noun1.balance-of-payments problem - an economic problem caused by payments for imports being greater than receipts for exports
problem, job - a state of difficulty that needs to be resolved; "she and her husband are having problems"; "it is always a job to contact him"; "urban problems such as traffic congestion and smog"
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The IMF authorities claim that policy changes designed are sufficient to overcome the balance-of-payments problem and fiscal imbalances, and that these do not cause unavoidable harm to the country.
So when the price of oil went up in 1973-74 and again in 1979-80, it caused a severe balance-of-payments problem.
Liberalization of the capital market is likely to lead to a temporary capital inflow and a real currency appreciation, which depresses tradeable activities, followed by a capital outflow, which creates a balance-of-payments problem.
ii) The Balance-of-Payments Problem and Resource Allocation in Pakistan--A Linear Programming Approach by Syed Nawab Haider Naqvi (1963).
ii) The Balance-of-Payments Problem and Resource Allocation in Pakistan A Linear Programming Approach by Syed Nawab Haider Naqvi (1963).
ii) The Balance-of-Payments Problem and Resource Allocation in Pakistan - A Linear Programming Approach by Syed Nawab Haider Naqvi (1963).
This was all the more inexcusable since balance-of-payments problems were supposed to be the IMF's main area of expertise and external economic surveillance was supposed to be its basic raison d'etre.
In a global financial upheaval like our most recent one, capital flows shift abruptly and dramatically, causing credit, financing, and balance-of-payments problems, as well as volatile exchange rates.
Partly because of the floods that recently overcame Pakistan, which will shave off at least 1 percent from GDP, partly because of the administration's inability and unwillingness to curb non-essential expenditures, and partly because of slowing export growth, Pakistan is once again facing serious fiscal and balance-of-payments problems.