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New Zealand: Selected Issues

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Source: New Zealand : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2002/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2002

ISBN: 9781451830231

Keywords: capital stock, capital accumulation, tfp, value added, cost of capital

This Selected Issues paper presents an empirical comparison of New Zealand's growth performance with that of Australia during the post-reform period. The paper shows that most of the divergence in income per capita...

New Zealand: Selected Issues

New Zealand: Selected Issues »

Source: New Zealand : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2002/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2002

ISBN: 9781451830231

Keywords: capital stock, capital accumulation, tfp, value added, cost of capital

This Selected Issues paper presents an empirical comparison of New Zealand's growth performance with that of Australia during the post-reform period. The paper shows that most of the divergence in income per capita...

New Zealand: Selected Issues

New Zealand: Selected Issues »

Source: New Zealand : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2002/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2002

ISBN: 9781451830231

Keywords: capital stock, capital accumulation, tfp, value added, cost of capital

This Selected Issues paper presents an empirical comparison of New Zealand's growth performance with that of Australia during the post-reform period. The paper shows that most of the divergence in income per capita...

Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa

Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa »

Source: Regional Integration of Stock Exchanges in Eastern and Southern Africa : Progress and Prospects

Volume/Issue: 2005/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jacqueline Irving

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451861419

Keywords: capital markets development, stock exchange, capital markets, stock exchanges, stock market, capital market, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

This paper assesses whether regional cooperation and integration of stock exchanges in eastern and southern Africa could offer a way of overcoming impediments to the exchanges' development. The paper concludes that...

Assessing Eastern Europe's Capital Needs

Assessing Eastern Europe's Capital Needs »

Source: Assessing Eastern Europe's Capital Needs

Volume/Issue: 1992/12

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anthony Boote

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1992

ISBN: 9781451842821

Keywords: capital stock, capital needs, capital accumulation, efficiency of capital, capital equipment

The paper aims at assessing the capital needs of Eastern Europe in catching up to EC standards of living using the framework of a CES (constant elasticity of substitution) production function model. This function,...

Investment and Growth in the Middle East and North Africa

Investment and Growth in the Middle East and North Africa »

Source: Investment and Growth in the Middle East and North Africa

Volume/Issue: 1996/124

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Amer Bisat , Mohamed El-Erian , Mahmoud El-Gamal , and Francesco Mongelli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1996

ISBN: 9781451854671

Keywords: capital stock, capital mobility, investment behavior, capital formation, cost of capital

The paper considers investment and growth in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Notwithstanding cross-country differences, investment as a whole has been too low, too heavily tilted toward the public s...

Fixed Capital Adjustment

Fixed Capital Adjustment »

Source: Fixed Capital Adjustment : Is Latin America Different? Evidence from the Colombian and Mexican Manufacturing Sectors

Volume/Issue: 1999/59

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): R. Gelos , and Alberto Isgut

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1999

ISBN: 9781451847925

Keywords: lumpiness, irreversibilities, nonconvexities, manufacturing, panel data, capital stock, capital goods, probability, capital adjustment, cost of capital

This paper examines capital adjustment patterns using two large and largely novel data sets from the manufacturing sectors of Colombia and Mexico. The findings show that investment patterns in these countries resem...

International Reserves

International Reserves »

Source: International Reserves : Precautionary vs. Mercantilist Views, Theory and Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2005/198

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joshua Aizenman , and Jaewoo Lee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2005

ISBN: 9781451862171

Keywords: mercantilist, hoarding, capital account liberalization, financial intermediation, stock of capital, Economic Growth of Open Economies,

This paper compares the importance of precautionary and mercantilist motives in the hoarding of international reserves by developing countries. Overall, empirical results support precautionary motives; in particula...

Estonia: Selected Issues

Estonia: Selected Issues »

Source: Estonia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 1996/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 September 1996

ISBN: 9781451812312

Keywords: efficiency of capital, foreign direct investment, direct investment, capital inflows, capital stock

This Selected Issues paper assesses the economic recovery in Estonia that began in 1994 and accelerated in 1995, highlighting the extent to which the pattern of production has changed since the beginning of the tra...

Estonia: Selected Issues

Estonia: Selected Issues »

Source: Estonia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 1996/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 September 1996

ISBN: 9781451812312

Keywords: efficiency of capital, foreign direct investment, direct investment, capital inflows, capital stock

This Selected Issues paper assesses the economic recovery in Estonia that began in 1994 and accelerated in 1995, highlighting the extent to which the pattern of production has changed since the beginning of the tra...