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III Turkey’s Inflation Process

III Turkey’s Inflation Process »

Source: Turkey at the Crossroads : From Crisis Resolution to EU Accession

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Donal McGettigan , Xavier Debrun , Mark Griffiths , Reza Moghadam , Ernesto Ramirez Rigo , Martin Schindler , Mats Josefsson , Cheng Lim , Christian Keller , Christoph Klingen , Chris Lane , Oya Celasun , Ashoka Mody , Dewitt Marston , and Mathew Verghis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 September 2005

ISBN: 9781589063860

Keywords: Financial sector, Economic growth, Labor markets, foreign currency, inflation, banking, public debt, external debt

Turkey has had a long history of persistently high inflation. Inflation started to take off during the 1970s and peaked at more than 100 percent in the mid-1990s. Following an unsuccessful exchange rate-base...

Sudan
			: Recent Economic Developments

Sudan : Recent Economic Developments »

Volume/Issue: 1995/12

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 1995

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451833652.002

ISBN: 9781451833652

Keywords: foreign exchange, foreign currency, inflation, banking, banking system

This paper reviews economic developments in Sudan during 1990-94. In 1993 and 1994, the authorities decided to redress the economic imbalances by adopting a more comprehensive approach aimed at substantially loweri...

6 Inflation Targeting in a Dollarized Economy: The Peruvian Experience

6 Inflation Targeting in a Dollarized Economy: The Peruvian Experience »

Source: Financial Dollarization : The Policy Agenda

Series: Books

Author(s): Adrián Armas , Eduardo Levy Yeyati , and Alain Ize

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2006

ISBN: 9781403987594

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, foreign currency, central bank

6.1 Introduction The theoretical and policy literatures have little to say on the conduct of monetary and exchange rate policy in a dual-currency economy. While some financially doll...

5 Inflation Targeting in Dollarized Economies

5 Inflation Targeting in Dollarized Economies »

Source: Financial Dollarization : The Policy Agenda

Series: Books

Author(s): Adrián Armas , Eduardo Levy Yeyati , and Alain Ize

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2006

ISBN: 9781403987594

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, foreign currency, central bank

5.1 Introduction An increasing number of emerging market economies have been adopting IT as their monetary policy regime. There is reason to believe that this shift has contributed t...

7 Inflation Targeting Lite

7 Inflation Targeting Lite »

Source: Challenges to Central Banking from Globalized Financial Systems

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Andrea Schaechter , Piero Ugolini , and Mark Stone

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2004

ISBN: 9781589062177

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, central bank, financial stability, foreign currency

Introduction Many emerging market countries use, but cannot maintain, an inflation target as the defining objective of their monetary policy. 1 This...

1 Introduction

1 Introduction »

Source: Challenges to Central Banking from Globalized Financial Systems

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Andrea Schaechter , Piero Ugolini , and Mark Stone

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2004

ISBN: 9781589062177

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, central bank, financial stability, foreign currency

Financial globalization, or the increased integration of global financial markets, raises important, new challenges for central banks. What nominal anchor is appropriate for countries susceptible to shifts i...

IV Balance Sheet Developments Since the Crisis

IV Balance Sheet Developments Since the Crisis »

Source: Turkey at the Crossroads : From Crisis Resolution to EU Accession

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Donal McGettigan , Xavier Debrun , Mark Griffiths , Reza Moghadam , Ernesto Ramirez Rigo , Martin Schindler , Mats Josefsson , Cheng Lim , Christian Keller , Christoph Klingen , Chris Lane , Oya Celasun , Ashoka Mody , Dewitt Marston , and Mathew Verghis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 September 2005

ISBN: 9781589063860

Keywords: Financial sector, Economic growth, Labor markets, foreign currency, inflation, banking, public debt, external debt

Following what is called a “balance sheet approach,” this chapter assesses the effect of the 2001 crisis on Turkey’s main economic sectors, the role those sectors played in resolving the crisis, and how they...

IV Costs and Benefits of High Dollarization in Cambodia

IV Costs and Benefits of High Dollarization in Cambodia »

Source: Economic Policy in a Highly Dollarized Economy : The Case of Cambodia

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2003

ISBN: 9781589061897

Keywords: Dollarization, national bank, inflation, foreign currency, currency board

Ahigh degree of dollarization can yield both costs and benefits. This section examines how dollarization can help or hurt an economy. Drawbacks of High Dollarization...

IV. Elevated Food Prices and Vulnerable Households: Fiscal Policy Options

IV. Elevated Food Prices and Vulnerable Households: Fiscal Policy Options »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2008, Western Hemisphere : Grappling with the Global Financial Crisis

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067592

Keywords: inflation, food prices, exchange rate, monetary policy, foreign currency

Elevated Food Prices Trigger Policy Debate The sharp run-up in food prices between 2006 and mid-2008 has set off a debate about how to deal with the adverse effects on low-income hou...

IV Inflation

IV Inflation »

Source: Egypt : Beyond Stabilization. Toward a Dynamic Market Economy

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Howard Handy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1998

ISBN: 9781557757203

Keywords: inflation, capital inflows, privatization, exchange rate, foreign currency

Although Egypt’ inflation is approaching industrial country rates, its past record has been uneven. Until the early 1970s, inflation was low, averaging below 5 percent (see Figure 9). The situation changed i...