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Chapter 5. Foreign Aid Flows and Foreign Direct Investment in Cambodia

Chapter 5. Foreign Aid Flows and Foreign Direct Investment in Cambodia »

Source: Cambodia : Rebuilding for a Challenging Future

Series: IMF Special Issues

Author(s): Sumio Ishikawa , Sibel Beadle , Damien Eastman , Srobona Mitra , Alejandro Lopez Mejia , Wafa Abdelati , Koji Nakamura , Il Lee , Sònia Muñoz , Robert Hagemann , David Coe , and Nadia Rendak

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064447

Keywords: Development, court, law, exchange rate, dollarization, judicial reform

Section A reviews the amount and sectoral distribution of foreign aid, and Section B examines its contribution as well as any side effects on the economy. Section C reviews factors that contribu...

CHAPTER 12 Guiding Principles on Regulation and Supervision of Microfinance

CHAPTER 12 Guiding Principles on Regulation and Supervision of Microfinance »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Vol. 4

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 November 2008

ISBN: 9781589065079

Keywords: debt, central bank, creditors, restructuring, banking

Many developing countries and countries with transitional economies are considering whether and how to regulate microfinance. Experts working on this topic do not agree on all points, but there is a surprisi...

Chapter 10 Hedge Funds and the SEC: Observations on the Why and How of Securities Regulation

Chapter 10 Hedge Funds and the SEC: Observations on the Why and How of Securities Regulation »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Vol. 5

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 November 2008

ISBN: 9781589067738

Keywords: collateral, financial stability, hedge, deposit insurance, insolvency

1 As the industry grows, so does its impact. Hedge funds add liquidity to financial markets and, as others have put it, hedge funds act as “sh...

Chapter 28 Impact of Bank Secrecy on the Rule of Law in the World

Chapter 28 Impact of Bank Secrecy on the Rule of Law in the World »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Volume 2

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 October 2003

ISBN: 9781589061767

Keywords: Banking systems, Financial sector, Financial stability, Financial systems, Monetary measures, Monetary operations, Monetary systems, banking, credit, central bank

In considering the rule of law in the world, I bring to bear a perspective that is uniquely my own, with a background that not everyone here shares. I am not a banker, nor a bank...

Chapter 4. Implications of the Removal of Quota on Textiles and Clothing Exports

Chapter 4. Implications of the Removal of Quota on Textiles and Clothing Exports »

Source: Cambodia : Rebuilding for a Challenging Future

Series: IMF Special Issues

Author(s): Sumio Ishikawa , Sibel Beadle , Damien Eastman , Srobona Mitra , Alejandro Lopez Mejia , Wafa Abdelati , Koji Nakamura , Il Lee , Sònia Muñoz , Robert Hagemann , David Coe , and Nadia Rendak

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064447

Keywords: Development, court, law, exchange rate, dollarization, judicial reform

17 The garment sector, which took off after receiving preferential market access to the United States in 1996, has been a major contributor to growth in Cambodia si...

CHAPTER 11 Inside the Black Box: How Should a Sovereign Bankruptcy Framework Be Structured?

CHAPTER 11 Inside the Black Box: How Should a Sovereign Bankruptcy Framework Be Structured? »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Vol. 4

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 November 2008

ISBN: 9781589065079

Keywords: debt, central bank, creditors, restructuring, banking

1 The reasoning is quite simple. Given that financially distressed sovereign debtors face many of the same problems that justify personal and corporate bankruptcy,...

Chapter 36 Institutional Framework and Implementation of the Core Principles for Systemically Important Payment Systems

Chapter 36 Institutional Framework and Implementation of the Core Principles for Systemically Important Payment Systems »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Volume 2

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 October 2003

ISBN: 9781589061767

Keywords: Banking systems, Financial sector, Financial stability, Financial systems, Monetary measures, Monetary operations, Monetary systems, banking, credit, central bank

A payment system can be viewed as a set of instruments and means generally acceptable in making payments; the institutional and organizational framework governing such payments;...

Chapter 5 Institutional Responses to Recent Episodes of Financial Instability

Chapter 5 Institutional Responses to Recent Episodes of Financial Instability »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Vol. 5

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 November 2008

ISBN: 9781589067738

Keywords: collateral, financial stability, hedge, deposit insurance, insolvency

It has been estimated that more than half the membership of the IMF has experienced at least one episode of financial instability over the past thirty years. In the last fifteen years alone, cou...

CHAPTER 8 Interaction of Monetary and Fiscal Policies: Why Central Bankers Worry About Government Budgets

CHAPTER 8 Interaction of Monetary and Fiscal Policies: Why Central Bankers Worry About Government Budgets »

Source: Current Developments in Monetary and Financial Law, Vol. 4

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 November 2008

ISBN: 9781589065079

Keywords: debt, central bank, creditors, restructuring, banking

This is a topic on which there is an abundance of literature. Books are filled with information on the topic of the interaction between monetary and fiscal policies, which is one of the key, but also one of...

Chapter 8. International Experience of De-Dollarization

Chapter 8. International Experience of De-Dollarization »

Source: Cambodia : Rebuilding for a Challenging Future

Series: IMF Special Issues

Author(s): Sumio Ishikawa , Sibel Beadle , Damien Eastman , Srobona Mitra , Alejandro Lopez Mejia , Wafa Abdelati , Koji Nakamura , Il Lee , Sònia Muñoz , Robert Hagemann , David Coe , and Nadia Rendak

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064447

Keywords: Development, court, law, exchange rate, dollarization, judicial reform

Section A describes recent global trends of increasing dollarization and the experience with price stability and exchange rate pass-through in dollarized economies. Section B outlines various de...