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IMF Policy Paper: Strengthening The Framework for Post Program Monitoring

IMF Policy Paper: Strengthening The Framework for Post Program Monitoring »

Source: Strengthening the Framework for Post Program Monitoring

Volume/Issue: 2016/035

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498345620

Keywords: Credit risk, Fund policies, General Resources Account, Members, Post-program monitoring, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Risk management, Poverty reduction, Large exposures, Credit

Post-Program Monitoring (PPM) is an important part of the Fund's safeguards architecture. It provides a framework for closer engagement with members that have substantial outstanding Fund credit but are no longer i...

IMF Policy Paper: Strengthening the Framework for Post Program Monitoring

IMF Policy Paper: Strengthening the Framework for Post Program Monitoring »

Source: Strengthening the Framework for Post Program Monitoring

Volume/Issue: 2016/035

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498345620

Keywords: Credit risk, Fund policies, General Resources Account, Members, Post-program monitoring, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Risk management, Poverty reduction, Large exposures, Credit

Post-Program Monitoring (PPM) is an important part of the Fund's safeguards architecture. It provides a framework for closer engagement with members that have substantial outstanding Fund credit but are no longer i...

Creating a Safer Financial System

Creating a Safer Financial System »

Source: Creating a Safer Financial System : Will the Volcker, Vickers, and Liikanen Structural Measures Help?

Volume/Issue: 2013/4

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): José Vinãls , Ceyla Pazarbasioglu , Jay Surti , Aditya Narain , Michaela Erbenova , and Julian Chow

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484340943

Keywords: Capital, Bank supervision, Banking sector, Bank reforms, Bank resolution, International financial system, Risk management, Bank business models, least cost resolution, risk reduction

The U.S., the U.K., and more recently, the E.U., have proposed policy measures directly targeting complexity and business structures of banks. Unlike other, price-based reforms (e.g., Basel 3 and G-SIFI surcharges)...

Small States Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change - Role for the IMF

Small States Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change - Role for the IMF »

Source: Small States Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change - Role for the IMF

Volume/Issue: 2016/038

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498345095

Keywords: Climatic changes, Debt sustainability, Developing countries, Emergency assistance, External shocks, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fund role, Monetary policy, Small states

Small developing states are disproportionately vulnerable to natural disasters. On average, the annual cost of disasters for small states is nearly 2 percent of GDP-more than four times that for larger countries. T...

The Negative Mean Output Gap

The Negative Mean Output Gap »

Source: The Negative Mean Output Gap

Volume/Issue: 2019/183

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shekhar Aiyar , and Simon Voigts

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513511740

Keywords: Accounting systems, Bank rates, Bond yields, Business cycles, Capital, Capital stocks, Central banking, Central banks, Consumption, Cost of capital

We argue that in an economy with downward nominal wage rigidity, the output gap is negative on average. Because it is more difficult to cut wages than to increase them, firms reduce employment more during downturns...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1

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Source: Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...

Strengthening the Framework for Post Program Monitoring

Strengthening the Framework for Post Program Monitoring »

Volume/Issue: 2016/035

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345620.007

ISBN: 9781498345620

Keywords: Credit risk, Fund policies, General Resources Account, Members, Post-program monitoring, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Risk management, Poverty reduction, Large exposures, Credit

Post-Program Monitoring (PPM) is an important part of the Fund's safeguards architecture. It provides a framework for closer engagement with members that have substantial outstanding Fund credit but are no longer i...

Creating a Safer Financial System
			: Will the Volcker, Vickers, and Liikanen Structural Measures Help?

Creating a Safer Financial System : Will the Volcker, Vickers, and Liikanen Structural Measures Help? »

Volume/Issue: 2013/4

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): José Vinãls , Ceyla Pazarbasioglu , Jay Surti , Aditya Narain , Michaela Erbenova , and Julian Chow

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 May 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484340943.006

ISBN: 9781484340943

Keywords: Capital, Bank supervision, Banking sector, Bank reforms, Bank resolution, International financial system, Risk management, Bank business models, least cost resolution, risk reduction

The U.S., the U.K., and more recently, the E.U., have proposed policy measures directly targeting complexity and business structures of banks. Unlike other, price-based reforms (e.g., Basel 3 and G-SIFI surcharges)...

Small States Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change - Role for the IMF

Small States Resilience to Natural Disasters and Climate Change - Role for the IMF »

Volume/Issue: 2016/038

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345095.007

ISBN: 9781498345095

Keywords: Climatic changes, Debt sustainability, Developing countries, Emergency assistance, External shocks, Financial sector, Fiscal policy, Fund role, Monetary policy, Small states

Small developing states are disproportionately vulnerable to natural disasters. On average, the annual cost of disasters for small states is nearly 2 percent of GDP-more than four times that for larger countries. T...

The Negative Mean Output Gap

The Negative Mean Output Gap »

Volume/Issue: 2019/183

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shekhar Aiyar , and Simon Voigts

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 August 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513511740.001

ISBN: 9781513511740

Keywords: Accounting systems, Bank rates, Bond yields, Business cycles, Capital, Capital stocks, Central banking, Central banks, Consumption, Cost of capital

We argue that in an economy with downward nominal wage rigidity, the output gap is negative on average. Because it is more difficult to cut wages than to increase them, firms reduce employment more during downturns...