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The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive
			: Banking on Market and Supervisory Efficiency

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive : Banking on Market and Supervisory Efficiency »

Volume/Issue: 2007/250

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): François Haas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868135.001

ISBN: 9781451868135

Keywords: Best Execution, Market Liquidity, Securities Supervision, financial services, financial instruments, market participants, market intermediaries,

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) which comes to life on November 1, 2007, represents a major step toward the creation of a single, more competitive, cross-border securities market in Europe. T...

The Size of Government and U.S.-European Differences in Economic Performance

The Size of Government and U.S.-European Differences in Economic Performance »

Volume/Issue: 2009/92

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gerwin Bell , and Norikazu Tawara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451872392.001

ISBN: 9781451872392

Keywords: Macroeconomics, labor supply, labor market, unemployment, employment, labor market policies,

An influential strand of recent research has claimed that large governments in European countries explain their weaker long-term economic performance compared to the U.S. On the other hand, despite these alleged co...

World Trade Model
			: Revised Estimates

World Trade Model : Revised Estimates »

Volume/Issue: 1988/50

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 1988

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451970968.001

ISBN: 9781451970968

Keywords: export unit, export prices, manufactured exports, export volume, export price

This paper presents updated and revised estimates for the World Trade Model. The model estimates import and export price and volume relationships for each of three types of merchandise trade--manufactured, raw mate...

Thin Capitalization Rules and Multinational Firm Capital Structure

Thin Capitalization Rules and Multinational Firm Capital Structure »

Volume/Issue: 2014/12

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jennifer Blouin , Harry Huizinga , Luc Laeven , and Gaetan Nicodeme

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484384442.001

ISBN: 9781484384442

Keywords: Thin capitalization rule, Multinational firm, Capital structure, Taxation, tax burdens, interest payments, tax countries, tax authorities, Business Taxes and Subsidies, Taxation.,

This paper examines the impact of thin capitalization rules that limit the tax deductibility of interest on the capital structure of the foreign affiliates of US multinationals. We construct a new data set on thin...

Winner-Loser Reversals in National Stock Market Indices
			: Can they Be Explained?

Winner-Loser Reversals in National Stock Market Indices : Can they Be Explained? »

Volume/Issue: 1997/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anthony Richards

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1997

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451859232.001

ISBN: 9781451859232

Keywords: International equity pricing, winner&;amp;#x2013;loser reversals, contrarian strategies, stock market, stock market indices, constant term, predictability, stock markets

This paper examines possible explanations for “winner–loser reversals” in the national stock market indices of 16 countries. There is no evidence that loser countries are riskier than winner co...

IV Corporate Tax Harmonization and Capital Allocation

IV Corporate Tax Harmonization and Capital Allocation »

Source: Tax harmonization in the European Community : Policy Issues and Analysis

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): George Kopits

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 1992

ISBN: 9781557752253

Keywords: taxation, tax rates, tax harmonization, tax systems, tax evasion

Economic theory suggests that high tax rates on income from capital are likely to discourage capital formation and that differences in tax burdens across countries can be expected to induce an inefficient al...

La deuda externa
			: Definición, cobertura estadística y metodología

La deuda externa : Definición, cobertura estadística y metodología »

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 1988

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821311554.071

ISBN: 9780821311554

Este libro tiene por objeto proporcionar al usuario de estadísticas de deuda una descripción comparativa de las estadísticas recopiladas por el Banco de Pagos Internacionales, el FMI, la Organización para la Cooper...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: La deuda externa : Definición, cobertura estadística y metodología

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 1988

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9780821311554

Este libro tiene por objeto proporcionar al usuario de estadísticas de deuda una descripción comparativa de las estadísticas recopiladas por el Banco de Pagos Internacionales, el FMI, la Organización para la Cooper...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: La deuda externa : Definición, cobertura estadística y metodología

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 1988

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9780821311554

Este libro tiene por objeto proporcionar al usuario de estadísticas de deuda una descripción comparativa de las estadísticas recopiladas por el Banco de Pagos Internacionales, el FMI, la Organización para la Cooper...

Latvia

Latvia »

Source: Latvia : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1995/125

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 December 1995

ISBN: 9781451824391

Keywords: bank of latvia, banking, foreign exchange, banking system, banking crisis

This paper reviews economic developments in Latvia during 1993-94. During 1994, Latvia began to enjoy the fruits of its steadfast efforts to achieve macroeconomic stabilization and the transformation to a market ec...