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9 Capital Market Development and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism in Malaysia and Thailand

9 Capital Market Development and the Monetary Transmission Mechanism in Malaysia and Thailand »

Source: Macroeconomic Issues Facing ASEAN Countries

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 1997

ISBN: 9781557756374

Keywords: current account, exchange rate, fdi, reer, real exchange rate

Capital market development and financial deregulation in Malaysia and Thailand are opening up new and increased financing opportunities for businesses and households. This paper looks at how capital markets...

The Chairman’s Summing Up IEO Report on the Evaluation of the IMF Exchange Rate Policy Advice, 1999–2005

The Chairman’s Summing Up IEO Report on the Evaluation of the IMF Exchange Rate Policy Advice, 1999–2005 »

Source: IEO Evaluation of Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066496

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rate policy, exchange rate regime, exchange rate regimes, exchange rates

Executive Directors welcomed the report by the Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) assessing the Fund’s exchange rate policy advice during the evaluation period 1999–2005. The evaluation provides a wealth of...

Chapter 3 Cross-Cutting Themes

Chapter 3 Cross-Cutting Themes »

Source: IEO Annual Report, 2008

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067790

Keywords: conditionality, structural conditionality, exchange rate policy, trade policy issues, international trade

Previous IEO Annual Reports have identified common themes emerging from earlier evaluations. Four themes have been emphasized in particular; they are the need for: (1) b...

Chapter 5: Findings and Recommendations

Chapter 5: Findings and Recommendations »

Source: IEO Evaluation of Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066496

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rate policy, exchange rate regime, exchange rate regimes, exchange rates

Main Finding 54. In the period reviewed (1999–2005), the IMF was simply not as effective as it needs to be to fulfill its responsibilities for exchange rate surveillance. This judgme...

Chapter 1: Introduction and Context

Chapter 1: Introduction and Context »

Source: IEO Evaluation of Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066496

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rate policy, exchange rate regime, exchange rate regimes, exchange rates

1. Exchange rate policy advice is critical to the IMF’s purpose. 1 The IMF is charged by its Articles of Agreement and a landmark 1977 Executive Board Decision to exercise surveil...

Chapter 2: Is the IMF’s Role in Exchange Rate Policy Advice Well Defined and Understood?

Chapter 2: Is the IMF’s Role in Exchange Rate Policy Advice Well Defined and Understood? »

Source: IEO Evaluation of Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066496

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rate policy, exchange rate regime, exchange rate regimes, exchange rates

Legal Framework and Practical Guidance 9. The IMF’s unique role in exchange rate surveillance derives from formal obligations on both the IMF itself and on member countries; particip...

Chapter 4 Ongoing Projects and the Future Menu of Topics

Chapter 4 Ongoing Projects and the Future Menu of Topics »

Source: IEO Annual Report, 2008

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067790

Keywords: conditionality, structural conditionality, exchange rate policy, trade policy issues, international trade

The IEO is currently engaged in the preparation of two evaluation projects: “The IMF’s Interactions with Its Member Countries” and “The IMF’s Approach to International Trade Policy Issues.” One other evaluat...

Chapter 1 Overview of Developments in Financial Year 2008

Chapter 1 Overview of Developments in Financial Year 2008 »

Source: IEO Annual Report, 2008

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067790

Keywords: conditionality, structural conditionality, exchange rate policy, trade policy issues, international trade

The financial year 2008 saw the production of evaluation reports on “Structural Conditionality in IMF-Supported Programs” and “Governance of the IMF.” The Structural Conditionality report was discussed by th...

Chapter 2 Recently Completed Evaluations

Chapter 2 Recently Completed Evaluations »

Source: IEO Annual Report, 2008

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067790

Keywords: conditionality, structural conditionality, exchange rate policy, trade policy issues, international trade

In FY2008, two evaluations were completed, and were subsequently discussed by the Executive Board of the IMF. These were “Structural Conditionality in IMF-Supported Programs” and “Governance of the IMF.” For...

Chapter 4: The IMF’s Policy Dialogue and the Impact of Its Advice

Chapter 4: The IMF’s Policy Dialogue and the Impact of Its Advice »

Source: IEO Evaluation of Exchange Rate Policy

Series: Independent Evaluation Office Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Independent Evaluation Office

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066496

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rate policy, exchange rate regime, exchange rate regimes, exchange rates

How Effective Was the IMF’s Policy Dialogue with Country Authorities? 42. Policy dialogue between staff and the authorities is a key part of the IMF’s surveillance process. It is an...