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Source: Azerbaijan : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1997/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 February 1997

ISBN: 9781451802511

Keywords: credit, prices, banking, payments, foreign exchange

Contents include: Real sector developments: output trends; sectoral developments; and income, wages, and prices. Public finances; fiscal balance; revenue developments; expenditure developments; social safety net. F...

Azerbaijan

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Source: Azerbaijan : Recent Economic Developments and Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2000/121

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 2000

ISBN: 9781451802542

Keywords: banking, banking system, exchange rate, foreign exchange, real exchange rate

From the discussions, the paper reveals the vulnerability of the Azerbaijan banking system to conventional risk factors. Despite a stable macroeconomic environment and high margins of intermediation, the profitabil...

Azerbaijan Republic: Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Azerbaijan Republic

Azerbaijan Republic: Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Azerbaijan Republic »

Source: Azerbaijan Republic : Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Azerbaijan Republic

Volume/Issue: 2004/9

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 January 2004

ISBN: 9781451802573

Keywords: banking, central bank, external debt, banking system, balance of payments

Macroeconomic performance continues to be strong, with double-digit real gross domestic product growth and low inflation. All quantitative and structural performance criteria have been met. Significant progress has...

8 Background Tables

8 Background Tables »

Source: Transforming Financial Systems in the Baltics, Russia and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union

Series: Books

Author(s): Robert Price , Malcolm Knight , and Arne Petersen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 1999

ISBN: 9781557757982

Keywords: central bank, foreign exchange, banking, national bank, monetary policy

The following tables provide a summary of the reforms in the key central banking areas for the Baltics, Russia, and other countries of the former Soviet Union. The tables start with the implementation of mon...

Bahrain’s offshore banking center: The impressive growth of this center and its effects on the region

Bahrain’s offshore banking center: The impressive growth of this center and its effects on the region »

Source: Finance & Development, June 1980

Volume/Issue: 17/2

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1980

ISBN: 9781616353414

Keywords: bank, finance, banking, development banking, projects

This paper highlights that in a shift of policy, the World Bank decided to finance directly health projects in developing countries. Under its old policy, formulated in 1974, health components providing basic healt...

Bank activity: McNamara speech at ECOSOC; Caribbean Group sets regional plans; Maldives fishing industry gets IDA assistance; Bank loan for Greek forestry development; Bank loans and IDA credits

Bank activity: McNamara speech at ECOSOC; Caribbean Group sets regional plans; Maldives fishing industry gets IDA assistance; Bank loan for Greek forestry development; Bank loans and IDA credits »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1979

Volume/Issue: 16/3

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1979

ISBN: 9781616353384

Keywords: fish, bank loan, fisheries, fishing industry, development banking

This paper reviews the speech delivered by Mr. Robert S. McNamara, President of the World Bank in Geneva in an address to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations on July 23, 1979. In McNamara's opinio...

Bank and Fund activity: Bank loans and IDA credits; Fund transactions

Bank and Fund activity: Bank loans and IDA credits; Fund transactions »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1979

Volume/Issue: 16/4

Series: Finance & Development

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1979

ISBN: 9781616353391

Keywords: monetary fund, banking, development banking, bank loans, offshore banking

This paper highlights that the fight against worldwide inflation was the main theme of the Finance Ministers and central bank Governors from 138 member countries that participated in the 1979 Annual Meeting of the...

Bank Efficiency and Market Structure

Bank Efficiency and Market Structure »

Source: Bank Efficiency and Market Structure : What Determines Banking Spreads in Armenia?

Volume/Issue: 2007/134

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Holger Floerkemeier , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2007

ISBN: 9781451866988

Keywords: Banking system, interest rate spreads, banking, foreign bank, foreign banks, bank size,

Despite far-reaching banking sector reforms and a prolonged period of macroeconomic stability and strong economic growth, financial intermediation in Armenia has lagged behind other transition countries, and intere...

Bank Fragility and International Capital Mobility

Bank Fragility and International Capital Mobility »

Source: Bank Fragility and International Capital Mobility

Volume/Issue: 1999/113

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1999

ISBN: 9781451853681

Keywords: Capital Mobility, Banking Crises, foreign asset, banking, bank runs, international integration, bank run

The paper examines the effects of increased financial integration on the economy and, specifically, the welfare of depositors and the business sector. A simple model of a small open economy with a fragile banking s...

Bank Reform and Bank Efficiency in Pakistan

Bank Reform and Bank Efficiency in Pakistan »

Source: Bank Reform and Bank Efficiency in Pakistan

Volume/Issue: 2001/138

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2001

ISBN: 9781451855982

Keywords: efficiency, deregulation, equation, banking system, statistics, standard errors, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation, Economywide Country Studies: Asia including Middle East, Efficiency Deregulation,

Pakistan undertook major financial sector reforms starting in the late 1980s. The effects of these reforms on the profitability and cost and revenue efficiency of the banking sector are evaluated. The revenue perfo...