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Source: EMU and the International Monetary System

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 1997

ISBN: 9781557756640

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, monetary policy, exchange rates, central bank

Although this is already the second day of this conference, it is not too late to welcome the conference as a sign of the increasing interest in and recognition of the EMU process a...

4 Comparing Europe and the United States

4 Comparing Europe and the United States »

Source: Integrating Europe's Financial Markets

Series: Books

Author(s): Jörg Decressin , Wim Fonteyne , and Hamid Faruqee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2007

ISBN: 9781589066236

Keywords: financial markets, financial institutions, financial services

This chapter analyzes differences in efficiency and competition between EU and U.S. banks and puts these differences in the context of historical developments and market structures. 1...

4 Conversion of Balance of Payments Transactions as a Source of Valuation Changes: Problems, Principles, and Practical Solutions

4 Conversion of Balance of Payments Transactions as a Source of Valuation Changes: Problems, Principles, and Practical Solutions »

Source: The IMF's Statistical Systems in Context of Revision of the United Nations' A System of National Accounts

Series: Books

Author(s): Vicente Galbis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1991

ISBN: 9781557751591

Keywords: payments, social security, interest, taxes, liabilities

C ompiling a country's economic accounts requires the recording of a large number of transactions, many of which will be expressed in a currency other...

6 Cross-Border Insolvency Issues

6 Cross-Border Insolvency Issues »

Source: Orderly and Effective Insolvency Procedures

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 1999

ISBN: 9781557758200

Keywords: insolvency, creditors, creditor, insolvency law, court

The differences in national insolvency laws have important consequences in the case of enterprises with assets and liabilities in different countries. If a branch of an enterprise located in one country beco...

5 Currency Conversion in a Multiple Exchange Rate System

5 Currency Conversion in a Multiple Exchange Rate System »

Source: The IMF's Statistical Systems in Context of Revision of the United Nations' A System of National Accounts

Series: Books

Author(s): Vicente Galbis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1991

ISBN: 9781557751591

Keywords: payments, social security, interest, taxes, liabilities

B ecause data on economic transactions are frequently expressed in a variety of national currencies and, occasionally, in other units of account such...

3 Current State of Play

3 Current State of Play »

Source: Integrating Europe's Financial Markets

Series: Books

Author(s): Jörg Decressin , Wim Fonteyne , and Hamid Faruqee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2007

ISBN: 9781589066236

Keywords: financial markets, financial institutions, financial services

This chapter reviews the current state of financial integration in the European Union, with a particular focus on the interplay among integration policies, the architecture of financial markets, and actual p...

Data Sources Used by National Compilers

Data Sources Used by National Compilers »

Source: Report on the Measurement of International Capital Flows : Background Papers

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1992

ISBN: 9781557753205

Keywords: direct investment, international capital flows, balance of payments, international capital

Introduction Countries have developed systems for collecting and aggregating data on international transactions that reflect their institutional structures and capabilities. In nearl...

7 Demand Expansion, Inflation, and Real Output Growth Under Imperfect Competition

7 Demand Expansion, Inflation, and Real Output Growth Under Imperfect Competition »

Source: Wage Determination and Incomes Policy in Open Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Anne Braun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1986

ISBN: 9780939934751

Keywords: wage, inflation, wages, wage increases, wage bargaining

This chapter discusses certain aspects of the workings of an industrial economy which cause changes in the rate of expansion of nominal demand to be reflected to a varying degree in price changes or in chang...

19 Derivation of System of National Accounts Value from Government Finance Statistics Data

19 Derivation of System of National Accounts Value from Government Finance Statistics Data »

Source: The IMF's Statistical Systems in Context of Revision of the United Nations' A System of National Accounts

Series: Books

Author(s): Vicente Galbis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1991

ISBN: 9781557751591

Keywords: payments, social security, interest, taxes, liabilities

I n an effort to link the two international standards covering the field of public sector statistics, the IMF's government finance statistics (GFS) an...

2. Domestic and Cross-Border Consequences of U.S. Macroeconomic Policies

2. Domestic and Cross-Border Consequences of U.S. Macroeconomic Policies »

Source: Macroeconomic Policies in an Interdependent World

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1989

ISBN: 9781557751119

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, monetary policy, real exchange rate

Ralph C. Bryant, John F. Helliwell, and Peter Hooper* I. Introduction Sound decisions about economic policies by national governments—and,...