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Anticipated Exchange Rate Reforms

Anticipated Exchange Rate Reforms »

Source: Anticipated Exchange Rate Reforms

Volume/Issue: 1992/32

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Robert Flood , and Pierre-Richard Agénor

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1992

ISBN: 9781451845075

Keywords: exchange rate, parallel exchange rate, equation, equations, foreign exchange

Exchange rate reforms in developing countries have often aimed at floating the exchange rate in an attempt to unify the official and parallel markets for foreign exchange. This paper examines the anticipatory dynam...

Dollarization of Financial Intermediation

Dollarization of Financial Intermediation »

Source: Dollarization of Financial Intermediation : Causes and Policy Implications

Volume/Issue: 1998/28

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eduardo Levy Yeyati , and Alain Ize

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1998

ISBN: 9781451844634

Keywords: Dollarization, financial intermediation, asset substitution, exchange rate, real exchange rate, home currency, foreign exchange

This paper presents a portfolio model of financial intermediation in which currency choice is determined by hedging decisions on both sides of a bank’s balance sheet. Minimum variance portfolio (MVP) allocat...

Financial Market Fragilities in Latin America

Financial Market Fragilities in Latin America »

Source: Financial Market Fragilities in Latin America : From Banking Crisis Resolution to Current Policy Challenges

Volume/Issue: 1994/117

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Steven Weisbrod , and Liliana Rojas-Suárez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1994

ISBN: 9781451853971

Keywords: banking, banking system, foreign exchange, reserve requirements, financial system

This paper has two objectives: first, by reviewing the recent experience of five Latin American countries with the restructuring of their financial sectors, it derives lessons regarding the most effective ways to r...

Financial Stability in Dollarized Economies

Financial Stability in Dollarized Economies »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Anne Gulde , David Hoelscher , Alain Ize , Dewitt Marston , and Gianni De Nicolo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589062962.084

ISBN: 9781589062962

Keywords: Dollarization, Financial stability, banking, foreign exchange, banking system, exchange rate

This paper addresses the challenges to prudential supervision in highly dollarized economies, where central banks and supervisors may be constrained in the use of standard money and financial policy tools. The stud...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Financial Stability in Dollarized Economies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Anne Gulde , David Hoelscher , Alain Ize , Dewitt Marston , and Gianni De Nicolo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2004

ISBN: 9781589062962

Keywords: Dollarization, Financial stability, banking, foreign exchange, banking system, exchange rate

This paper addresses the challenges to prudential supervision in highly dollarized economies, where central banks and supervisors may be constrained in the use of standard money and financial policy tools. The stud...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Financial Stability in Dollarized Economies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Anne Gulde , David Hoelscher , Alain Ize , Dewitt Marston , and Gianni De Nicolo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2004

ISBN: 9781589062962

Keywords: Dollarization, Financial stability, banking, foreign exchange, banking system, exchange rate

This paper addresses the challenges to prudential supervision in highly dollarized economies, where central banks and supervisors may be constrained in the use of standard money and financial policy tools. The stud...

3. Foreign Exchange Market Intervention: How Good a Defense Against Appreciation Winds?

3. Foreign Exchange Market Intervention: How Good a Defense Against Appreciation Winds? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2011, Western Hemisphere : Watching Out for Overheating

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9781616350659

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

Emerging markets have increasingly relied on foreign exchange intervention to confront currency appreciation pressures arising from “easy external financing conditions.”Focusing on the last seve...

1. Global, U.S., and Canadian Outlook

1. Global, U.S., and Canadian Outlook »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2011, Western Hemisphere : Watching Out for Overheating

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9781616350659

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

The global economy continues to expand, though heterogeneity and downside risks persist. The recovery in most advanced economies—where output remains below trend—is proceeding on...

I. A Economia Mundial e as Perspectivas para os Estados Unidos e o Canadá

I. A Economia Mundial e as Perspectivas para os Estados Unidos e o Canadá »

Source: Perspectivas Econômicas, November 2007 : As Américas

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 November 2007

Language: Portuguese

ISBN: 9781589066960

Keywords: inflation, commodity prices, capital inflows, financial sector, bond, expenditure, financial institutions, bank credit, expenditures, financial markets

Perspectivas mundiais A economia mundial continua a crescer com vigor, embora a recente turbulência nos mercados financeiros tenha reduzido as perspectivas de crescimento para 2008 e...

I Introduction

I Introduction »

Source: Financial Stability in Dollarized Economies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Anne Gulde , David Hoelscher , Alain Ize , Dewitt Marston , and Gianni De Nicolo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2004

ISBN: 9781589062962

Keywords: Dollarization, Financial stability, banking, foreign exchange, banking system, exchange rate

Dollarization, a common feature in many developing and transition countries, can have important implications for financial stability. In a bid to promote financial intermediation and deepening,...