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Accounting for Consumption Volatility Differences

Accounting for Consumption Volatility Differences »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 51, Special Issue, IMF Fourth Annual Research Conference

Volume: 51

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): Ashoka Mody , and Robert Flood

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2004

ISBN: 9781589063204

Keywords: current account reversals, current account deficit, exchange rate, exchange rate regime, Consumption (economics), Country Risk, Debtor And Creditor, Default (finance),

This is the 2004 (Volume 51) Special Issue of IMF Staff Papers, which includes 6 selected papers (from more than 20) that were presented at the IMF's Fourth Annual Research Conference, November 6-7, 2003....

Accounting for Consumption Volatility Differences

Accounting for Consumption Volatility Differences »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 51, Special Issue, IMF Fourth Annual Research Conference

Volume: 51

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): Ashoka Mody , and Robert Flood

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2004

ISBN: 9781589063204

Keywords: current account reversals, current account deficit, exchange rate, exchange rate regime, Consumption (economics), Country Risk, Debtor And Creditor, Default (finance),

This is the 2004 (Volume 51) Special Issue of IMF Staff Papers, which includes 6 selected papers (from more than 20) that were presented at the IMF's Fourth Annual Research Conference, November 6-7, 2003....

The Adequacy of Monetary Reserves

The Adequacy of Monetary Reserves »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 3 No. 2

Volume: III

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1953

ISBN: 9781451978872

Keywords: reserves, reserve, exchange, currencies, monetary fund

This IMF staff paper provides an analysis of the factors affecting reserve adequacy. Adequacy of reserves depends on the prospective problems that confront a country and, therefore, differs from country to country...

Adjustment of Trade Balances: Some Experiments with a Model of Trade Among Many Countries

Adjustment of Trade Balances: Some Experiments with a Model of Trade Among Many Countries »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 17 No. 3

Volume: XVII

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1970

ISBN: 9781451969238

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, effective exchange rate, effective exchange rates, international financial statistics

The purpose of this paper is to provide a statistical measure of past changes in effective exchange rates of major currencies over a continuous recent period and to discuss briefly the significance of the results s...

Advance Deposits on Imports

Advance Deposits on Imports »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 6 No. 2

Volume: VI

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1958

ISBN: 9781451949636

Keywords: central bank, foreign exchange, money supply, monetary authorities

This paper examines the effect transactions with the IMF have on the monetary situation within a country when the foreign exchange purchased from the IMF is used to meet a balance of payments deficit. In some count...

The Advantages of Exclusive Forward Exchange Rate Support

The Advantages of Exclusive Forward Exchange Rate Support »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 23 No. 1

Volume: XXIII

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1976

ISBN: 9781451956436

Keywords: ppp, exchange rate, exchange rates, purchasing power parity, equilibrium exchange rate

This chapter presents a review article on the purchasing power parity (PPP) theory of exchange rates. The PPP theory involves the ratio of two countries' price levels or price indices times a base period exchange r...

Agricultural Responses to Prices in Sub-Saharan African Countries

Agricultural Responses to Prices in Sub-Saharan African Countries »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 30 No. 4

Volume: 30

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1983

ISBN: 9781451930610

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, bonds, flexible exchange rates, domestic bonds

This paper focuses on the portfolio-balance model as a framework for addressing unresolved issues about the behavior of exchange rates. The stocks of base money and bonds are determined by the interactions of monet...

Alternative Approaches in the Analysis of International Capital Movements: A Case Study of Austria and France

Alternative Approaches in the Analysis of International Capital Movements: A Case Study of Austria and France »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 23 No. 3

Volume: XXIII

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1976

ISBN: 9781451969405

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, exchange rates, exchange rate regime, foreign exchange

This paper examines the proposition that flexible exchange rates are more (less) inflationary than a system of fixed exchange rates. The paper first discusses possible effects of a change in the exchange rate regim...

An Analysis of Exchange Market Intervention of Industrial and Developing Countries

An Analysis of Exchange Market Intervention of Industrial and Developing Countries »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 29 No. 2

Volume: 29

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1982

ISBN: 9781451946888

Keywords: inflation, demand for money, inflationary expectations, inflation rate, rate of inflation

This paper deals with the role of inflationary expectations from a theoretical and empirical point of view. Assume that an economy is growing at a steady pace and that the price level is not expected to change. For...

An Analysis of Factors Influencing the Level of SDR Holdings in Non-Oil Developing Countries

An Analysis of Factors Influencing the Level of SDR Holdings in Non-Oil Developing Countries »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 28 No. 2

Volume: 28

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1981

ISBN: 9781451946871

Keywords: tax administration, tax department, taxation, tax administrators, tax reform

The paper discusses the application of economic analysis and statistics to several questions of tax administration and legislation bearing on it. The principle of equalizing marginal administrative costs and margin...