Browse

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 128 items :

  • Economics - Macroeconomics x
  • IMF Working Papers x
  • Keywords: banking x
Clear All
Back to the Future: The Nature of Regulatory Capital Requirements1 Back to the Future: The Nature of Regulatory Capital Requirements1

Back to the Future: The Nature of Regulatory Capital Requirements1 Back to the Future: The Nature of Regulatory Capital Requirements1 »

Source: Back to the Future: The Nature of Regulatory Capital Requirements

Volume/Issue: 2017/181

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ralph Chami , Thomas Cosimano , Emanuel Kopp , and Celine Rochon

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2017

ISBN: 9781484313817

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Balance sheets, Bank capital, Capital adequacy, Capital requirements, Moral hazard, United States, Western Hemisphere, Banking sector, Legislation

This paper compares the current regulatory capital requirements under the Dodd-Frank Act (DFA) and the 10-percent leverage ratio, as proposed by the U.S. Treasury and the U.S. House of Representatives' Financial CH...

Banking in a Steady State of Low Growth and Interest Rates1

Banking in a Steady State of Low Growth and Interest Rates1 »

Source: Banking in a Steady State of Low Growth and Interest Rates

Volume/Issue: 2018/192

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Qianying Chen , Mitsuru Katagiri , and Jay Surti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 August 2018

ISBN: 9781484373873

Keywords: Banking, Interest rates, Growth, Low-for-Long, Prolonged Low Interest Rates, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects), Firm Performance: Size, Diversification

A prolonged low-interest-rate environment presents a significant challenge to banks and is likely to entail major changes to their business models over the long-run. Lower returns to maturity transformation in the...

Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More?

Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More? »

Source: Banking on Women Leaders: A Case for More?

Volume/Issue: 2017/199

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ratna Sahay , Martin Cihak , Papa N'Diaye , Adolfo Barajas , Annette Kyobe , Srobona Mitra , Yen Mooi , and Reza Yousefi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484318164

Keywords: Bank supervision, Banking, Gender, board of directors, General, Economics of Gender

Using a new dataset, we measure the large gap between the representation of men and women in leadership positions in banks and bank supervision agencies worldwide. Women occupied less than 2 percent of bank CEOs po...

Banks' Adjustment to Basel III Reform

Banks' Adjustment to Basel III Reform »

Source: Banks' Adjustment to Basel III Reform : A Bank-Level Perspective for Emerging Europe

Volume/Issue: 2017/24

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michal Andrle , Vladimír Tomšík , and Jan Vlcek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475577525

Keywords: Capital adequacy, Europe, Emerging markets, Commercial banks, Banking sector, Bank supervision, Bank reforms, Basel Core Principles, Central banks and their policies, Basel III

The paper seeks to identify strategies of commercial banks in response to higher capital requirements of Basel III reform and its phase-in. It focuses on a sample of nine EU emerging market countries and picks up 5...

Basel III and Bank-Lending: Evidence from the United States and Europe

Basel III and Bank-Lending: Evidence from the United States and Europe »

Source: Basel III and Bank-Lending: Evidence from the United States and Europe

Volume/Issue: 2017/245

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sami Ben Naceur , and Caroline Roulet

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484328309

Keywords: United States, Western Hemisphere, lending supply, bank regulatory capital, liquidity requirements, banking regulation, Government Policy and Regulation

Using data on commercial banks in the United States and Europe, this paper analyses the impact of the new Basel III capital and liquidity regulation on bank-lending following the 2008 financial crisis. We find that...

A Behavioral Approach to Financial Supervision, Regulation, and Central Banking1

A Behavioral Approach to Financial Supervision, Regulation, and Central Banking1 »

Source: A Behavioral Approach to Financial Supervision, Regulation, and Central Banking

Volume/Issue: 2018/178

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ashraf Khan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2018

ISBN: 9781484372289

Keywords: Governance, Central banks and their policies, Remuneration, Central banking, behavior, culture, financial supervision, financial regulation, risk management, behavioral economics

This paper describes how behavioral elements are relevant to financial supervision, regulation, and central banking. It focuses on (1) behavioral effects of norms (social, legal, and market); (2) behavior of others...

Business Cycle with Bank Intermediation in Oil Economiesi

Business Cycle with Bank Intermediation in Oil Economiesi »

Source: Business Cycle with Bank Intermediation in Oil Economies

Volume/Issue: 2018/999

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hamid Tabarraei , Hamed Ghiaie , and Asghar Shahmoradi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2018

ISBN: 9781484377727

Keywords: Banking, Financial crises, Central banks and their policies, Oil-exporting countries, Oil-Reserve Fund, DSGE, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, General

The structural model in this paper proposes a micro-founded framework that incorporates an active banking sector with an oil-producing sector. The primary goal of adding a banking sector is to examine the role of a...

Can Good Events Lead to Bad Outcomes? Endogenous Banking Crises and Fiscal Policy Responses1

Can Good Events Lead to Bad Outcomes? Endogenous Banking Crises and Fiscal Policy Responses1 »

Source: Can Good Events Lead to Bad Outcomes? Endogenous Banking Crises and Fiscal Policy Responses

Volume/Issue: 2006/263

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Celine Rochon , and Andrew Feltenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2006

ISBN: 9781451865233

Keywords: Banking failures, fiscal policies, banking, bank failures, budget deficit, banking system, Computable and Other Applied General Equilibrium Models, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, International Finance Forecasting and Simulation,

In this paper, we study the impact of labor market restructuring and foreign direct investment on the banking sector, using a dynamic general equilibrium model with a financial sector. Numerical simulations are per...

Central Bank Legal Frameworks in the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis1

Central Bank Legal Frameworks in the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis1 »

Source: Central Bank Legal Frameworks in the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis

Volume/Issue: 2017/101

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ashraf Khan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475595802

Keywords: Financial crisis, Financial stability, Governance, Central banking, law, financial supervision, independence, autonomy, monetary policy, International Relations and International Political Economy: General

Drawing on the 2016 update of the IMF's Central Bank Legislation Database, this paper examines differences in central bank legal frameworks before and after the Global Financial Crisis. Examples from select countri...

Central Banking in Latin America

Central Banking in Latin America »

Source: Central Banking in Latin America : The Way Forward

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475543353

Keywords: Central Banking, Monetary Policy, Macroprudential Policy, Latin America.

Latin America's central banks have made substantial progress towards delivering an environment of price stability that is supportive of sustainable economic growth. We review these achievements, and discuss remaini...