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The IMF and Russia in the 1990's

The IMF and Russia in the 1990's »

Source: The IMF and Russia in the 1990's

Volume/Issue: 2004/155

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Odling-Smee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2004

ISBN: 9781451857344

Keywords: Economic transition, macroeconomic policy, Russia, inflation, monetary policy, monetary fund, fiscal policies, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies: General

This paper explains the IMF's impact on economic policies in Russia, focusing on where the IMF made a difference. The Russian economic and political leadership essentially determined economic policies. The IMF's in...

Macro-Structural Policies and Income Inequality in Low-Income Developing Countries

Macro-Structural Policies and Income Inequality in Low-Income Developing Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2017/1

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Stefania Fabrizio , Davide Furceri , Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu , Bin Grace Li , Sandra Lizarazo Ruiz , Marina Mendes Tavares , Futoshi Narita , and Adrian Peralta-Alva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475566222.006

ISBN: 9781475566222

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic indicators, Fiscal reforms, Fiscal policy, Financial sector, Agricultural sector, Low-income developing countries, Resource mobilization, Social indicators, Financial sector reform

Despite sustained economic growth and rapid poverty reductions, income inequality remains stubbornly high in many low-income developing countries. This pattern is a concern as high levels of inequality can impair t...

Can Debt Crises Be Self-Fulfilling?

Can Debt Crises Be Self-Fulfilling? »

Volume/Issue: 2004/99

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marcos Chamon

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451852301.001

ISBN: 9781451852301

Keywords: Debt crises, multiple equilibria, financial innovation, investors, short-term debt, sovereign debt, public debt, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General

Several papers argue that debt crises can be the result of self-fulfilling expectations that no one will lend to a country. I show this type of coordination failure can be eliminated by a combination of state-conti...

Can You Map Global Financial Stability?

Can You Map Global Financial Stability? »

Volume/Issue: 2010/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jaume Puig , Ken Miyajima , Rebecca McCaughrin , and Peter Dattels

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455201280.001

ISBN: 9781455201280

Keywords: Early-warning indicator, inflation, bond, financial system, financial markets, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Financial Economics: General, Public Economics: General

The Global Financial Stability Map was developed as a tool to interpret the risks and conditions that impact financial stability in a graphical manner. It complements other existing tools for assessing financial st...

Defining Financial Stability

Defining Financial Stability »

Volume/Issue: 2004/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Garry Schinasi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451859546.001

ISBN: 9781451859546

Keywords: Finance, stability, fragility, crises, financial stability, financial system, financial institutions, financial instability, financial markets, Macroeconomic Policy

The main objective of this paper is to propose a definition of financial stability that has some practical and operational relevance. Financial stability is defined in terms of its ability to facilitate and enhance...

Different Strokes? Common and Uncommon Responses to Financial Crises

Different Strokes? Common and Uncommon Responses to Financial Crises »

Volume/Issue: 2001/12

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): James Boughton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451842906.001

ISBN: 9781451842906

Keywords: financial crises, macroeconomic models, capital outflow, capital inflows, asian crisis, capital flows, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions,

Much of the debate about the management of financial crises has focused on structural and psychological issues regarding the conditions that are supposed to be necessary to restore investor confidence. Nonetheless,...

Donor Herding and Domestic Debt Crisis

Donor Herding and Domestic Debt Crisis »

Volume/Issue: 2006/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ephraim Chirwa , Montfort Mlachila , and Yohane Anthony Khamfula

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451863697.001

ISBN: 9781451863697

Keywords: Donor herding behavior, domestic debt crisis, loan-pushing model, domestic-debt repayment gap, fiscal expenditure, debt crisis, domestic debt, domestic financial market, domestic debt data, Fiscal Expediture

This paper presents a new model based on the loan-pushing model by Basu (1991) to show how a domestic debt crisis can occur in a low-income country following donor herding. The model focuses on the rational herding...

Financial Sector Projections and Stress Testing in Financial Programming
			: A New Framework

Financial Sector Projections and Stress Testing in Financial Programming : A New Framework »

Volume/Issue: 2006/33

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Garcia Pascual , Nada Choueiri , and Ritu Basu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451862935.001

ISBN: 9781451862935

Keywords: Financial Programming, central bank, banking, banking sector, monetary sector, eurobonds, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Financial Institutions and Services: General,

This paper proposes a framework to check for consistency between the IMF's standard country surveillance tool, namely medium-term projections of the macroeconomic framework (including the real, fiscal, external, an...

From Crisis to Recovery in Korea
			: Strategy, Achievements, and Lessons

From Crisis to Recovery in Korea : Strategy, Achievements, and Lessons »

Volume/Issue: 2001/154

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenneth Kang , Hong Liang , Henry Ma , Anthony Richards , Ajai Chopra , and Meral Karasulu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451857238.001

ISBN: 9781451857238

Keywords: Korea, Asian financial crisis, financial sector, financial institutions, capital markets, financial system, bond, Macroeconomic - Aspects Of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy, And General Outlook

This paper reviews and draws lessons from the stabilization and reform program that Korea implemented in response to the 1997-98 crisis. The economy recovered quickly from the deep recession in 1998 and its vulnera...

Introducing Financial Management Information Systems in Developing Countries

Introducing Financial Management Information Systems in Developing Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2005/196

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pokar Khemani , and Jack Diamond

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451862157.001

ISBN: 9781451862157

Keywords: Financial Management Information System (FMIS), Public Expenditure Management, Functionality, fmis, financial management, expenditure, expenditure management, financial management information, Macroeconomic - Aspects of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy

In the past decade, developing countries (DCs) have been encouraged to reform their public expenditure management systems and have increasingly embarked on major projects to computerize their government operations....