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Bank Credit During the 2008 Financial Crisis

Bank Credit During the 2008 Financial Crisis »

Source: Bank Credit During the 2008 Financial Crisis : A Cross-Country Comparison

Volume/Issue: 2010/47

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ari Aisen , and Michael Franken

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2010

ISBN: 9781451963120

Keywords: credit boom, bust cycles, money market, banking, banking system,

This paper empirically estimates the main determinants of bank credit growth during the 2008 financial crisis. Using a sample covering over 80 countries, this paper finds that larger bank credit booms prior to the...

The Benefits and Costs of Intervening in Banking Crises

The Benefits and Costs of Intervening in Banking Crises »

Source: The Benefits and Costs of Intervening in Banking Crises

Volume/Issue: 2000/147

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Edward Frydl , and Marc Quintyn

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2000

ISBN: 9781451856729

Keywords: banking crises, resolution costs, banking system, banking crisis, recapitalization, deposit guarantee

This paper provides a framework to assess the benefits and costs of intervening in a banking crisis. Intervention involves liquidity support and resolution actions. Principal benefits of intervention include avoidi...

Building Blocks for Effective Macroprudential Policies in Latin America

Building Blocks for Effective Macroprudential Policies in Latin America »

Source: Building Blocks for Effective Macroprudential Policies in Latin America : Institutional Considerations

Volume/Issue: 2012/183

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Patrick Imam , Erlend Nier , and Luis Jácome

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

ISBN: 9781475505313

Keywords: Macrorpudential policy, systemic crises, financial system, financial institutions, banking, banking crises, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,

An increasing number of countries - including in Latin America - are reforming their financial stability frameworks in the aftermath of the financial crisis, in order to establish a stronger macroprudential policy...

Business Cycle Accounting For Chile

Business Cycle Accounting For Chile »

Source: Business Cycle Accounting For Chile

Volume/Issue: 2008/61

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ludvig Söderling , and Ina Simonovska

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2008

ISBN: 9781451869231

Keywords: Business Cycle Accounting, business cycle, calibration, growth rate, predictions, growth model,

We investigate sources of economic fluctuations in Chile during 1998-2007 within the framework of a standard neoclassical growth model with time-varying frictions (wedges). We analyze the relative importance of eff...

Can Short-Term Capital Controls Promote Capital Inflows?1

Can Short-Term Capital Controls Promote Capital Inflows?1 »

Source: Can Short-Term Capital Controls Promote Capital Inflows?

Volume/Issue: 1998/131

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tito Cordella

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1998

ISBN: 9781451855258

Keywords: capital controls, capital inflows, bank runs, herd behavior, investors, short-term capital inflows

In an economy à la Diamond and Dybvig (1983), we present an example in which foreign lenders find it profitable to invest in an emerging market if, and only if, the emerging market government imposes taxes o...

Capital Account Liberalization and the Real Exchange Rate in Chile

Capital Account Liberalization and the Real Exchange Rate in Chile »

Source: Capital Account Liberalization and the Real Exchange Rate in Chile

Volume/Issue: 2005/132

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451861518

Keywords: Capital Account Liberalization, Real Exchange Rate, Foreign Exchange Intervention, Reserve Requirements, Capital Flows, exchange rate, capital inflows, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, International Finance Forecasting and Simulation,

After the failure of the early 1980s, a second attempt at capital account liberalization was gradually carried out in Chile during the 1990s, this time in parallel with increased exchange rate flexibility. Capital...

Capital Account Policies in Chile Macro-financial considerations along the path to liberalization1

Capital Account Policies in Chile Macro-financial considerations along the path to liberalization1 »

Source: Capital Account Policies in Chile Macro-financial considerations along the path to liberalization

Volume/Issue: 2013/107

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , and Pablo Garcia-Silva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484331460

Keywords: small-open economy, capital inflows, capital account policies, capital markets, capital outflows, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Comparative or Joint Analysis of Fiscal and Monetary or Stabilization Policy,

This paper recounts Chile’s experience with capital account policies since the 1990s. We present how two external shocks were confronted under very different macroeconomic and capital account frameworks. W...

Capital Controls and International Portfolio Theory

Capital Controls and International Portfolio Theory »

Source: Capital Controls and International Portfolio Theory : A Microeconomic Approach

Volume/Issue: 1990/51

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marjorie Rose

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1990

ISBN: 9781451970579

Keywords: foreign securities, capital market, domestic securities, international capital market

This paper examines the effects of capital controls on asset prices. A closed-form valuation model by Eun and Janakirimanan (1986) is extended to analyze the impact of three restrictions on international portfolio...

Capital Controls and Trade Liberalization in a Monetary Economy

Capital Controls and Trade Liberalization in a Monetary Economy »

Source: Capital Controls and Trade Liberalization in a Monetary Economy

Volume/Issue: 1999/24

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): B. Jang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1999

ISBN: 9781451844122

Keywords: Capital Controls, capital mobility, future trade liberalization, import tariff

This paper reexamines Aizenman’s (1985) results on the effects of capital controls during unanticipated trade liberalization using an intertemporal optimizing monetary model. Unlike in Aizenman’s mode...

Capital Controls or Macroprudential Regulation?

Capital Controls or Macroprudential Regulation? »

Source: Capital Controls or Macroprudential Regulation?

Volume/Issue: 2015/218

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anton Korinek , and Damiano Sandri

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2015

ISBN: 9781513506463

Keywords: pecuniary externalities, macroprudential regulation, inequality, exchange rate, exchange, lenders, borrowers, markets, International Lending and Debt Problems, Open Economy Macroeconomics

International capital flows can create significant financial instability in emerging economies because of pecuniary externalities associated with exchange rate movements. Does this make it optimal to impose capital...