Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 48 items

  • Keyword: EU x
Clear All Modify Search
Interpreting EU Funds Data for Macroeconomic Analysis in the New Member States

Interpreting EU Funds Data for Macroeconomic Analysis in the New Member States »

Source: Interpreting EU Funds Data for Macroeconomic Analysis in the New Member States

Volume/Issue: 2007/77

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Robert Sierhej , and Christoph Rosenberg

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2007

ISBN: 9781451866414

Keywords: EU transfers, new member states, EU funds data, rural development, nuclear safety, nuclear plants, International Policy Coordination and Transmission,

Drawing on a dataset suitable for macroeconomic analysis, the paper provides an overview of the magnitudes, purpose and institutional implications of EU-related transfers to and from the new member states. A rough...

Determinants of Foreign Currency Borrowing in the New Member States of the EU

Determinants of Foreign Currency Borrowing in the New Member States of the EU »

Source: Determinants of Foreign Currency Borrowing in the New Member States of the EU

Volume/Issue: 2008/173

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christoph Rosenberg , and Marcel Tirpák

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2008

ISBN: 9781451870312

Keywords: Foreign currency borrowing, new EU member states, foreign currency, exchange rate, foreign exchange, inflation, currency risk,

The paper investigates the determinants of foreign currency borrowing by the private sector in the new member states of the European Union. We find that striking differences in patterns of foreign currency borrowin...

EU Framework for Safeguarding Financial Stability

EU Framework for Safeguarding Financial Stability »

Source: EU Framework for Safeguarding Financial Stability : Towards an Analytical Benchmark for Assessing its Effectiveness

Volume/Issue: 2007/260

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): María Nieto , and Garry Schinasi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2007

ISBN: 9781451868234

Keywords: Safeguarding EU financial stability, benefits, financial stability, financial system, financial institutions, deposit insurance,

European finance is becoming increasingly cross-border, while the European architecture for safeguarding financial stability - including decision-making processes for providing financial-stability public goods - ha...

Wage-Price Setting in New EU Member States

Wage-Price Setting in New EU Member States »

Source: Wage-Price Setting in New EU Member States

Volume/Issue: 2008/243

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Manuela Goretti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2008

ISBN: 9781451871012

Keywords: Wage, Price, Labor Market, New EU Member States, wages, labor costs,

This paper analyzes wage- and price-setting relations in new EU member countries. Panel estimates indicate a strong and significant relationship between real wages and labor productivity, as well as evidence of wag...

Will they Sing the Same Tune? Measuring Convergence in the new European System of Financial Supervisors

Will they Sing the Same Tune? Measuring Convergence in the new European System of Financial Supervisors »

Source: Will they Sing the Same Tune? Measuring Convergence in the new European System of Financial Supervisors

Volume/Issue: 2009/142

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marc Quintyn , Donato Masciandaro , and María Nieto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2009

ISBN: 9781451872897

Keywords: Financial supervision, EU integration, supervisory architectures and governance, banking, banking supervision, financial regulation, supervisory authorities,

In June 2009 a new financial supervisory framework for the European Union (EU) was endorsed, consisting of a macro- and a micro-prudential pillar. The latter is composed of a Steering Committee, a supranational lay...

Cooperative Banks in Europe-Policy Issues

Cooperative Banks in Europe-Policy Issues »

Source: Cooperative Banks in Europe-Policy Issues

Volume/Issue: 2007/159

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Wim Fonteyne

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

ISBN: 9781451867237

Keywords: bank efficiency, bank profitability, EU, financial system, banking, banking system, cooperative banking, banking sector,

This paper explains the continuing success of European cooperative banks through evolving comparative advantages. It points out that a cooperative is built around an intergenerational endowment without final owners...

Cross-Border Coordination of Prudential Supervision and Deposit Guarantees

Cross-Border Coordination of Prudential Supervision and Deposit Guarantees »

Source: Cross-Border Coordination of Prudential Supervision and Deposit Guarantees

Volume/Issue: 2008/283

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2008

ISBN: 9781451871418

Keywords: Deposit guarantees, cross-border coordination, EU, banking, deposit guarantee, prudential supervision,

The scramble to expand deposit guarantees in Europe in response to recent financial turmoil confirms that the on-going integration of European financial markets requires closer coordination of prudential policies a...

Fiscal Transparency in EU Accession Countries

Fiscal Transparency in EU Accession Countries »

Source: Fiscal Transparency in EU Accession Countries : Progress and Future Challenges

Volume/Issue: 2003/163

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): William Allan , and Taryn Parry

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2003

ISBN: 9781451857955

Keywords: EU Accession, budget activities, fiscal policy, annual budget, fiscal management, Public Economics: General,

This paper discusses the findings of fiscal transparency reports on standards and codes (ROSCs) for most EU accession candidate countries. Emphasis is given to the need to establish effective and accountable medium...

A European Mandate for Financial Sector Supervisors in the EU

A European Mandate for Financial Sector Supervisors in the EU »

Source: A European Mandate for Financial Sector Supervisors in the EU

Volume/Issue: 2009/5

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2009

ISBN: 9781451871524

Keywords: Cross-border cooperation, EU, financial sector supervision, financial sector, financial institutions, financial system, deposit insurance,

The EU is deliberating the introduction of an explicit "European mandate" for financial sector supervisors to supplement national mandates. Suggestions are made on (i) the formulation of a European mandate; (ii) th...

Competitiveness in Central-Europe

Competitiveness in Central-Europe »

Source: Competitiveness in Central-Europe : What Has Happened Since EU Accession?

Volume/Issue: 2009/121

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2009

ISBN: 9781451872682

Keywords: Competitiveness, exchange rate, EU accession, domestic demand, export prices, trade flows, trade partners, world demand,

Since EU accession, trade flows have exhibited strong dynamics in Central-Eastern Europe (CEE). During the period leading to the current global turmoil, the region has also experienced continuous exchange rate appr...