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State-Owned Banks, Stability, Privatization, and Growth

State-Owned Banks, Stability, Privatization, and Growth »

Source: State-Owned Banks, Stability, Privatization, and Growth : Practical Policy Decisions in a World Without Empirical Proof

Volume/Issue: 2005/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Andrews

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

ISBN: 9781451860290

Keywords: State-owned banks, banking, bank privatization, privatizations, bank privatizations, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

This paper provides an overview of the possible linkages between state-owned banks, privatization, and banking sector crises. Data on privatizations in over 65 countries is used together with data from the banking...

Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning

Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning »

Source: Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning

Volume/Issue: 2002/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): In Song

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2002

ISBN: 9781451854503

Keywords: Financial Regulation, collateral, banking, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation, Financial Institutions And Services,

Adequate loan classification practices are an essential part of a sound and effective credit risk-management process in a bank. Failure to identify deterioration in credit quality in a timely manner can aggravate a...

Great Recession and Fiscal Squeeze at U.S. Subnational Government Level

Great Recession and Fiscal Squeeze at U.S. Subnational Government Level »

Source: Great Recession and Fiscal Squeeze at U.S. Subnational Government Level

Volume/Issue: 2012/184

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jiri Jonas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

ISBN: 9781475505320

Keywords: local government finance, tax revenue, state budget, state budgets, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

The paper discusses the fiscal impact of the Great Recession of 2007-08 on state and local governments in the United States. It documents the sharp decline in tax revenue and discusses how states responded to close...

State-Owned Banks, Stability, Privatization, and Growth
			: Practical Policy Decisions in a World Without Empirical Proof

State-Owned Banks, Stability, Privatization, and Growth : Practical Policy Decisions in a World Without Empirical Proof »

Volume/Issue: 2005/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Andrews

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860290.001

ISBN: 9781451860290

Keywords: State-owned banks, banking, bank privatization, privatizations, bank privatizations, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

This paper provides an overview of the possible linkages between state-owned banks, privatization, and banking sector crises. Data on privatizations in over 65 countries is used together with data from the banking...

Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning

Collateral in Loan Classification and Provisioning »

Volume/Issue: 2002/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): In Song

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2002

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451854503.001

ISBN: 9781451854503

Keywords: Financial Regulation, collateral, banking, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation, Financial Institutions And Services,

Adequate loan classification practices are an essential part of a sound and effective credit risk-management process in a bank. Failure to identify deterioration in credit quality in a timely manner can aggravate a...

Great Recession and Fiscal Squeeze at U.S. Subnational Government Level

Great Recession and Fiscal Squeeze at U.S. Subnational Government Level »

Volume/Issue: 2012/184

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jiri Jonas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475505320.001

ISBN: 9781475505320

Keywords: local government finance, tax revenue, state budget, state budgets, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

The paper discusses the fiscal impact of the Great Recession of 2007-08 on state and local governments in the United States. It documents the sharp decline in tax revenue and discusses how states responded to close...

An Anatomy of Corporate Bond Markets

An Anatomy of Corporate Bond Markets »

Source: An Anatomy of Corporate Bond Markets : Growing Pains and Knowledge Gains

Volume/Issue: 2005/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pipat Luengnaruemitchai , and Li Ong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2005

ISBN: 9781451861716

Keywords: Benchmark, mature markets, regulation, bond, bonds, corporate bonds, corporate bond, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

The objective of this paper is to discuss the key issues relating to the development of local corporate bond markets. We examine the requirements for local corporate bond market development, and compare and contras...

Securities Transaction Taxes and Financial Markets

Securities Transaction Taxes and Financial Markets »

Source: Securities Transaction Taxes and Financial Markets

Volume/Issue: 2001/51

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Karl Habermeier , and Andrei Kirilenko

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

ISBN: 9781451847116

Keywords: securities transaction taxes, financial markets, bond, securities transaction, stock price, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

This paper argues that securities transaction taxes "throw sand" not in the wheels, but into the engine of financial markets where the transformation of latent demands into realized transactions takes place. The pa...

Sovereign Wealth Funds and Financial Stability-An Event Study Analysis

Sovereign Wealth Funds and Financial Stability-An Event Study Analysis »

Source: Sovereign Wealth Funds and Financial Stability-An Event Study Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2009/239

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Heiko Hesse , and Tao Sun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2009

ISBN: 9781451873863

Keywords: Event Study, financial sector, financial markets, stock market, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation, Corporate Finance and Governance: General,

This paper examines financial stability issues that arise from the increased presence of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) in global financial markets by assessing whether and how stock markets react to the announcemen...

Asset Securitization and Optimal Retention*

Asset Securitization and Optimal Retention* »

Source: Asset Securitization and Optimal Retention

Volume/Issue: 2010/74

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Kiff , and Michael Kisser

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451982176

Keywords: Securitization, screening, probability, probabilities, equation, functional form, Financial Institutions and Services: Other, General Financial Markets: Government Policy and Regulation,

This paper builds on recent research by Fender and Mitchell (2009) who show that if financial institutions securitize loans, retaining an interest in the equity tranche does not always induce the securitizer to dil...