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Regional Economic Outlook, October 2008, Western Hemisphere
			: Grappling with the Global Financial Crisis

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2008, Western Hemisphere : Grappling with the Global Financial Crisis »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 October 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589067592.086

ISBN: 9781589067592

Keywords: inflation, food prices, exchange rate, monetary policy, foreign currency

The ongoing global turmoil represents a confluence of negative shocks for Latin America and the Caribbean: a freeze in global credit markets, weaker external demand, and lower commodity prices. But the region is ex...

Helping Countries Develop
			: The Role of Fiscal Policy

Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy »

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589063181.071

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Fiscal policy can foster growth and human development through a number of different channels. These include the macroeconomic (for example, through the influence of the budget deficit on growth) as well as the micr...

Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries

Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries »

Series: Books

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Catherine Pattillo , Marc Quintyn , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 October 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616353797.071

ISBN: 9781616353797

Keywords: hedging, fiscal policy, inflation, terms of trade, food prices

In the years following the global financial crisis, many low-income countries experienced rapid recovery and strong economic growth. However, many are now facing enormous difficulties because of rapidly rising food...

Taming Indian Inflation

Taming Indian Inflation »

Series: Books

Author(s): Paul Cashin , and Rahul Anand

Publisher: Rawat Publications

Publication Date: 25 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513541259.071

ISBN: 9781513541259

Keywords: Inflation, Inflation persistence, Inflation targeting implementation, food, prices, demand, monetary policy

High and persistent inflation has presented serious macroeconomic challenges in India in recent years, increasing the country's domestic and external vulnerabilities. A number of factors underpin India's high infla...

Risk Management of Foodborne Zoonotic Bacteria from Farm to Table in the Nordic Countries

Risk Management of Foodborne Zoonotic Bacteria from Farm to Table in the Nordic Countries »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2004

ISBN: 9789289310123

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Risk Management Systems, Food Control Systems, Safety Legislation, Reviews on Farm to Table Continuum, Documentation of the Process, Food Safety Policy

This report presents an overview of the existing risk management systems for food borne zoonotic pathogens within each Nordic country, containing contributions from each country. Each contribution presents the over...

Global Food Prices and Domestic Inflation

Global Food Prices and Domestic Inflation »

Source: Global Food Prices and Domestic Inflation : Some Cross-Country Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2015/133

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Davide Furceri , Prakash Loungani , John Simon , and Susan Wachter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513542973

Keywords: pass-through, food, economies, food price, General, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects), Open Economy Macroeconomics,

This paper provides a broad brush look at the impact of fluctuations in global food prices on domestic inflation in a large group of countries. For advanced economies, we find that these fluctuations have played a...

Uruguay

Uruguay »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2009/103

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451839432

Keywords: food prices, exchange rate, monetary policy, international monetary fund

This Selected Issues paper quantifies the importance of international food and oil price inflation for Uruguayan inflation. The paper employs the vector autoregressive (VAR) model and Phillips-curve estimations te...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2009/103

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451839432

Keywords: food prices, exchange rate, monetary policy, international monetary fund

This Selected Issues paper quantifies the importance of international food and oil price inflation for Uruguayan inflation. The paper employs the vector autoregressive (VAR) model and Phillips-curve estimations te...

Uruguay: Selected Issues

Uruguay: Selected Issues »

Source: Uruguay : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2009/103

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451839432

Keywords: food prices, exchange rate, monetary policy, international monetary fund

This Selected Issues paper quantifies the importance of international food and oil price inflation for Uruguayan inflation. The paper employs the vector autoregressive (VAR) model and Phillips-curve estimations te...

Réunions de printemps FMI–Banque mondiale: Soutenir la croissance et freiner la hausse des prix alimentaires

Réunions de printemps FMI–Banque mondiale: Soutenir la croissance et freiner la hausse des prix alimentaires »

Source: FMI Bulletin Vol.37, No.4 Avri 2008

Volume/Issue: 37/4

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 May 2008

Language: French

ISBN: 9781451975956

Keywords: food prices, financial stability, financial system, food policy, world food program, international financial system, financial instability, financial institutions, financial markets, liquidity support

Réunions de printemps FMI-Banque mondiale, Soutenir la croissance et freiner la hausse des prix alimentaires, Selon le FMI, la crise du crédit s'étend, Perspectives mondiales, Communiqué du CMFI, Quotes-parts et re...