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Approaches to Exchange Rate Policy

Approaches to Exchange Rate Policy »

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1994

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557753649.071

ISBN: 9781557753649

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

External sector policies and exchange rate policy are central to a country's economic performance and to the IMF's surveillance functions. The papers in this book, edited by Richard Barth and Chorng-Huey Wong, were...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Approaches to Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1994

ISBN: 9781557753649

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

External sector policies and exchange rate policy are central to a country's economic performance and to the IMF's surveillance functions. The papers in this book, edited by Richard Barth and Chorng-Huey Wong, were...

Assessing Buy-Back Benefits: Reply to Snowden

Assessing Buy-Back Benefits: Reply to Snowden »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 36 No. 3

Volume: 36

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1989

ISBN: 9781451973037

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, inflation rate, nominal exchange rate, rate of inflation

Although accommodative policies and widespread indexation may account for the persistence of high inflation, they cannot explain changes in the inflation rate. The causes of such changes for the high-inflation epis...

The Behavior of Real Interest Rates in Exchange-Rate Based Stabilization Programs

The Behavior of Real Interest Rates in Exchange-Rate Based Stabilization Programs »

Source: The Behavior of Real Interest Rates in Exchange-Rate Based Stabilization Programs

Volume/Issue: 1994/75

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pierre-Richard Agénor

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1994

ISBN: 9781451849660

Keywords: nominal interest rate, bonds, foreign bonds, real money

This paper examines the behavior of real interest rates in exchange-rate based stabilization programs. The analysis is based on a model with imperfect capital mobility and optimizing agents. A permanent reduction i...

Book Notices

Book Notices »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1965

Volume/Issue: 2/2

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1965

ISBN: 9781616352783

Keywords: inflation, monetary fund, effects of inflation, foreign exchange, effect of inflation

This paper analyzes the effect of rapid inflation on a country's international position. The paper highlights that when prices and costs in any country rise rapidly, goods produced in the country soon become more e...

Capital Mobility and the Output-Inflation Tradeoff

Capital Mobility and the Output-Inflation Tradeoff »

Source: Capital Mobility and the Output-Inflation Tradeoff

Volume/Issue: 2000/87

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Assaf Razin , Prakash Loungani , and Chi-Wa Yuen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2000

ISBN: 9781451851014

Keywords: Output-inflation tradeoff, capital mobility, openness, aggregate demand, inflation rate

Identifying determinants of the output-inflation tradeoff has long been a key issue in business cycle research. We provide evidence that in countries with greater restrictions on capital mobility, a given reduction...

Charting the Channels for Development Capital

Charting the Channels for Development Capital »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1965

Volume/Issue: 2/2

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1965

ISBN: 9781616352783

Keywords: inflation, monetary fund, effects of inflation, foreign exchange, effect of inflation

This paper analyzes the effect of rapid inflation on a country's international position. The paper highlights that when prices and costs in any country rise rapidly, goods produced in the country soon become more e...

The Choice of an Exchange Rate Regime 1

The Choice of an Exchange Rate Regime 1 »

Source: Approaches to Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1994

ISBN: 9781557753649

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

I. Introduction Exchange rate management, which is among the most discussed economic policy subjects, is one on which a consensus is hard to gather. To a large extent, this state of...

Collection Lags and the Optimal Inflation Tax

Collection Lags and the Optimal Inflation Tax »

Source: Collection Lags and the Optimal Inflation Tax : A Reconsideration

Volume/Issue: 1993/60

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): José Tijerina , and Alex Mourmouras

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 1993

ISBN: 9781451965346

Keywords: rate of inflation, inflation tax, money demand, monetary fund

The observation that collection lags combine with inflation to erode fiscal revenues has long been a strong argument against seigniorage (Tanzi (1978)). However, with the exception of Dixit (1991), who used a gener...

Consultations with the Fund

Consultations with the Fund »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1965

Volume/Issue: 2/2

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1965

ISBN: 9781616352783

Keywords: inflation, monetary fund, effects of inflation, foreign exchange, effect of inflation

This paper analyzes the effect of rapid inflation on a country's international position. The paper highlights that when prices and costs in any country rise rapidly, goods produced in the country soon become more e...