publication . Report . 2015

Uganda Country Economic Memorandum : Economic Diversification and Growth in the Era of Oil and Volatility

World Bank; Government of Uganda;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jun 2015
  • Publisher: World Bank, Kampala, Uganda
  • Country: United States
Abstract
The objective of the Ugandan government is to make Uganda an upper - middle income country within thirty years. Economic diversification is a key component of that strategy. The country economic memorandum (CEM) report discusses how the emergence of oil and mineral production can contribute to Uganda’s effort to promote economic diversification as a means to achieve sustainable and shared growth. Based on the lessons from international experience, the report outlines the elements of a development and diversification strategy, which the Ugandan government may wish to consider in the design of its macroeconomic, fiscal, and sectoral development policies. It then f...
Subjects
free text keywords: TARIFFS, FISH, GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURES, ECONOMIC GROWTH, RENEWABLE RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGES, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, MULTIPLIERS, PROVEN RESERVES, WASTE MANAGEMENT, SUSTAINABLE CONSUMPTION, DISPOSABLE INCOME, AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, EXPECTATIONS, MARGINAL COST, PRODUCERS, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, PROPERTY RIGHTS, BALANCE OF PAYMENTS, FINANCIAL RESOURCES, TIMBER, LABOR FORCE, MARGINAL PRODUCT, POLITICAL ECONOMY, REVENUES, ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, INCENTIVES, EQUILIBRIUM, TAX SYSTEMS, MODELS, RETURNS TO SCALE, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT, DOMESTIC PRODUCTS, DEVELOPED COUNTRIES, AUDITS, ECONOMIC ACTIVITY, PRESENT VALUE, FISCAL POLICIES, CLIMATIC CONDITIONS, EXPLOITATION, OIL PRICES, ADEQUATE RESPONSE, LABOR COSTS, CROWDING OUT, OIL, GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS, NATURAL CAPITAL, POPULATION GROWTH, CAPITAL FORMATION, CONSTANT RETURNS TO SCALE, LABOR PRODUCTIVITY, OPTIONS, EXTERNALITIES, OPEC, DEBT, PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY, POLLUTION, FORESTRY, ECONOMIC POLICIES, DIVIDENDS, PRICE SUBSIDIES, NATURAL RESOURCES, RATIONAL EXPECTATIONS, CRITICAL APPRAISAL, METALS, SUBSIDIES, EFFICIENCY, FISHING, TAXES, ACCESS TO INFORMATION, RESOURCES, UNEMPLOYMENT, EQUITY, ALTERNATIVE POLICIES, PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH, CONSUMPTION, ECONOMIC IMPACT, WAGES, VALUES, WAGE RIGIDITY, COMPLIANCE COSTS, MARKET PRICES, POLICY MAKERS, CREDIT, QUALITY STANDARDS, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS, PURCHASING POWER, DIVISION OF LABOR, DEFORESTATION, DEMAND, CPI, SUSTAINABLE USE, MINES, NATIONAL INCOME, SUSTAINABLE GROWTH, AGGREGATE DEMAND, PUBLIC EXPENDITURES, INTERMEDIATE GOODS, EXPENDITURES, PROPERTY, DECISION MAKING, CORPORATE TAXES, TAX RATES, TRANSACTION COSTS, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS, TERMS OF TRADE, SECURITIES, TAX REVENUE, CAPITAL GOODS, BUSINESS CYCLES, FISHERIES, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, CARTELS, TRADE, LAND, ECONOMIES OF SCALE, COMPARATIVE ADVANTAGE, POSITIVE EXTERNALITIES, COAL, COMMODITY TAXES, OIL RESERVES, REVENUE, EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE, PRIVATE CONSUMPTION, RISK MANAGEMENT, LIVING CONDITIONS, MONOPOLISTIC COMPETITION, ECONOMISTS, TAX REFORM, INTERMEDIATE INPUTS, PROFITS, PRODUCTION PATTERNS, ENVIRONMENTAL, POLICY INSTRUMENTS, WETLANDS, PRICES, OIL SECTOR, ECONOMIC CONDITIONS, ECONOMIES, PUBLIC GOODS
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