Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Tidiane Kinda , Montfort Mlachila , and Rasmané Ouedraogo
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2016
Keywords: financial sector fragility, commodity, price, commodity price, prices, financial sector, General, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Government Policy and Regulation, All Countries
This paper investigates the impact of commodity price shocks on financial sector fragility. Using a large sample of 71 commodity exporters among emerging and developing economies, it shows that negative shocks to c...