© 2009 International Monetary Fund
June 2009IMF Country Report No. 09/
[Month, Day], 201 August 2, 2001
Ireland: 2009 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; and Public Information Notice onthe Executive Board Discussion
Under Article IV of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement, the IMF holds bilateral discussions withmembers, usually every year. In the context of the 2009 Article IV consultation with Ireland, thefollowing documents have been released and are included in this package:
The staff report for the 2009 Article IV consultation, prepared by a staff team of the IMF,following discussions that ended on May 1, 2009, with the officials of Ireland on economicdevelopments and policies.
Based on information available at the time of these discussions,the staff report was completed on May 20, 2009. The views expressed in the staff report arethose of the staff team and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Executive Board of theIMF.
A Public Information Notice (PIN) summarizing the views of the Executive Board asexpressed during its June 15, 2009, discussion of the staff report that concluded the Article IVconsultation.The policy of publication of staff reports and other documents allows for the deletion of market-sensitiveinformation.
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