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The Disappearing Openness-Inflation Relationship

The Disappearing Openness-Inflation Relationship »

Source: The Disappearing Openness-Inflation Relationship : A Cross-Country Analysis of Inflation Rates

Volume/Issue: 1999/161

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): M. Bleaney

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1999

ISBN: 9781451857795

Keywords: Exchange rate, openness, exchange rate regime, inflation rates, inflation rate

The robust negative correlation between openness and inflation found in cross-country data for the 1970s and 1980s has disappeared in the 1990s. There is now a strong negative correlation of inflation with per capi...

Exchange-Rate-Based Stabilization

Exchange-Rate-Based Stabilization »

Source: Exchange-Rate-Based Stabilization : A Critical Look at the Stylized Facts

Volume/Issue: 1999/132

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): A. Hamann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1999

ISBN: 9781451855364

Keywords: inflation stabilization, exchange-rate-based stabilization, stabilization, high inflation, inflation rate

Do exchange-rate-based stabilizations generate distinctive economic dynamics? To address this question, this paper identifies stabilization episodes using criteria that differ from those in previous empirical studi...

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation »

Source: Fiscal Deficits and Inflation : A New Look at the Emerging Market Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2001/74

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Terrones , and Luis Catão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

ISBN: 9781451849592

Keywords: inflation tax, monetary fund, inflation rates, inflation rate, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

Empirical studies have had little success in finding a statistically significant relationship between fiscal deficits and inflation in broad cross-country panels. This paper provides new econometric estimates for a...

Fiscal Revenue and Inflationary Finance

Fiscal Revenue and Inflationary Finance »

Source: Fiscal Revenue and Inflationary Finance

Volume/Issue: 1990/48

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nurun Choudhry

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1990

ISBN: 9781451972184

Keywords: inflation rate, rate of inflation, monetary base, inflation tax

This paper analyzes the erosion of fiscal revenue by inflation resulting from the issuance of money. The empirical evidence for a number of developing countries supports the well-known hypothesis that an increase i...

High Real Interest Rates Under Financial Liberalization

High Real Interest Rates Under Financial Liberalization »

Source: High Real Interest Rates Under Financial Liberalization : Is there a Problem?

Volume/Issue: 1993/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vicente Galbis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1993

ISBN: 9781451842364

Keywords: real interest rates, deposit rate, inflation, financial liberalization, financial sector

Concerns were raised beginning in the 1980s about the possible detrimental effects of high positive real interest rates under financial liberalization. Using a sample of 28 countries that underwent financial libera...

Price Subsidies and the Conduct of Monetary Policy

Price Subsidies and the Conduct of Monetary Policy »

Volume/Issue: 2012/15

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nooman Rebei , and Mohamed Safouane Ben Aissa

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463931209.001

ISBN: 9781463931209

Keywords: Taylor rules, optimal monetary policy, general equilibrium, government subsidies, Bayesian estimation, inflation, inflation rates, monetary economics, General Aggregative Models,

This paper investigates optimized monetary policy rules in the presence of government intervention to stabilize prices of certain categories of goods and services. The paper estimates a small-scale, structural equi...

Exchange-Rate-Based Stabilization
			: A Critical Look at the Stylized Facts

Exchange-Rate-Based Stabilization : A Critical Look at the Stylized Facts »

Volume/Issue: 1999/132

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): A. Hamann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451855364.001

ISBN: 9781451855364

Keywords: inflation stabilization, exchange-rate-based stabilization, stabilization, high inflation, inflation rate

Do exchange-rate-based stabilizations generate distinctive economic dynamics? To address this question, this paper identifies stabilization episodes using criteria that differ from those in previous empirical studi...

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation
			: A New Look at the Emerging Market Evidence

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation : A New Look at the Emerging Market Evidence »

Volume/Issue: 2001/74

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Terrones , and Luis Catão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451849592.001

ISBN: 9781451849592

Keywords: inflation tax, monetary fund, inflation rates, inflation rate, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

Empirical studies have had little success in finding a statistically significant relationship between fiscal deficits and inflation in broad cross-country panels. This paper provides new econometric estimates for a...

Fiscal Revenue and Inflationary Finance

Fiscal Revenue and Inflationary Finance »

Volume/Issue: 1990/48

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nurun Choudhry

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1990

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451972184.001

ISBN: 9781451972184

Keywords: inflation rate, rate of inflation, monetary base, inflation tax

This paper analyzes the erosion of fiscal revenue by inflation resulting from the issuance of money. The empirical evidence for a number of developing countries supports the well-known hypothesis that an increase i...

High Real Interest Rates Under Financial Liberalization
			: Is there a Problem?

High Real Interest Rates Under Financial Liberalization : Is there a Problem? »

Volume/Issue: 1993/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vicente Galbis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1993

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451842364.001

ISBN: 9781451842364

Keywords: real interest rates, deposit rate, inflation, financial liberalization, financial sector

Concerns were raised beginning in the 1980s about the possible detrimental effects of high positive real interest rates under financial liberalization. Using a sample of 28 countries that underwent financial libera...