Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Juan Manuel Lima , Johannes Wiegand , Enrique Montes , and Carlos Varela
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2006
Keywords: Sectoral Balance Sheet Analysis, Macroeconomic Vulnerabilities, financial sector, financial assets, financial institutions, bonds, Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics: General, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems,
We employ an extended version of the Allen et al. (2002) Balance Sheet Approach to examine macroeconomic vulnerabilities in Colombia between 1996 and 2003, based on an unusually rich data set. We find that vulnerab...