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Switzerland
			: Recent Economic Developments

Switzerland : Recent Economic Developments »

Volume/Issue: 1995/22

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 1995

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451807127.002

ISBN: 9781451807127

Keywords: monetary base, inflation, monetary policy, domestic demand, national bank

This paper describes economic developments in Switzerland during the 1990s. Between 1990 and 1993, real GDP fell by a cumulative 11/4 percent. The tightening of monetary policy in response to rising inflation in th...

Switzerland
			: Selected Background Issues

Switzerland : Selected Background Issues »

Volume/Issue: 1996/32

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 May 1996

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451807226.002

ISBN: 9781451807226

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, monetary conditions, monetary base, monetary fund

This Selected Background Issues paper on Switzerland reviews a few monetary and exchange rate issues, including questions related to the monetary policy framework and the assessment of recent monetary conditions an...

Switzerland
			: Selected Issues

Switzerland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2003/149

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 June 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451807257.002

ISBN: 9781451807257

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, exchange rate, relative price, average inflation

This Selected Issues paper takes a close look at the proximate determinants and short-term dynamics of inflation in Switzerland. It identifies salient features of the inflation experience in Switzerland. The paper...

Switzerland
			: Selected Issues Paper

Switzerland : Selected Issues Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2012/107

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 May 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475503401.002

ISBN: 9781475503401

Keywords: exchange rate, monetary fund, inflation, monetary expansion

This Selected Issues Paper on Switzerland focuses on unprecedented currency appreciation and policy response. On September 6, 2011, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) surprised the market by explicitly committing to def...

Central Banking Without Central Bank Money

Central Banking Without Central Bank Money »

Volume/Issue: 1999/92

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alain Ize , Arto Kovanen , and Timo Henckel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451851571.001

ISBN: 9781451851571

Keywords: Monetary operations, payments system, inflation targeting, central bank, central banks, monetary policy, money market

Given the rapidly declining demand for central bank reserves and their gradual replacement in wholesale payments by alternative forms of money—clearinghouse moneyand treasury money—this paper discusse...

Data-Rich DSGE and Dynamic Factor Models

Data-Rich DSGE and Dynamic Factor Models »

Volume/Issue: 2011/216

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Maxym Kryshko

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463903497.001

ISBN: 9781463903497

Keywords: Data-rich DSGE models, dynamic factor models, Bayesian estimation, inflation, monetary policy, real output, monetary base, monetary economics, Bayesian Analysis, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Time-Series Models

Dynamic factor models and dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) models are widely used for empirical research in macroeconomics. The empirical factor literature argues that the co-movement of large panels o...

Implementation of Monetary Policy and the Central Bank's Balance Sheet

Implementation of Monetary Policy and the Central Bank's Balance Sheet »

Volume/Issue: 2001/149

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrea Schaechter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451856897.001

ISBN: 9781451856897

Keywords: central bank, monetary base, inflation, foreign exchange

This paper discusses how the choice of central banks' operating targets influences the use of their monetary policy instruments and how the latter affect the central bank's balance sheet. This is of particular inte...

Inflation Targeting and Country Risk
			: An Empirical Investigation

Inflation Targeting and Country Risk : An Empirical Investigation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/21

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Armand Fouejieu , and Scott Roger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475554717.001

ISBN: 9781475554717

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, inflation rate, effect of inflation, International Lending and Debt Problems,

The sovereign debt crisis in Europe has highlighted the role of country risk premia as a link between countries' fiscal and external balances, financial conditions and monetary policy. The purpose of this paper is...

Jointly Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policy Rules under Borrowing Constraints

Jointly Optimal Monetary and Fiscal Policy Rules under Borrowing Constraints »

Volume/Issue: 2009/286

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Kumhof , and Huixin Bi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451874310.001

ISBN: 9781451874310

Keywords: Optimal simple rules, monetary policy rules, fiscal policy rules, welfare analysis, borrowing constraints, tax revenue, inflation, government spending,

We study the welfare properties of an economy where both monetary and fiscal policy follow simple rules, and where a subset of agents is borrowing constrained. The optimized fiscal rule is far more aggressive than...

The Inflation-Unemployment Trade-off at Low Inflation

The Inflation-Unemployment Trade-off at Low Inflation »

Volume/Issue: 2009/34

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luca Ricci , and Pierpaolo Benigno

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451871814.001

ISBN: 9781451871814

Keywords: Phillips curve, downward nominal rigidities, wage, wage inflation, wages, low inflation,

Wage setters take into account the future consequences of their current wage choices in the presence of downward nominal wage rigidities. Several interesting implications arise. First, a closed-form solution for a...