Browse

You are looking at 1 - 6 of 6 items :

  • IMF Working Papers x
  • Keywords: inflation x
Clear All
Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa

Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa »

Source: Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa : Causes and Policy Implications

Volume/Issue: 2016/247

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Emre Alper , Niko Hobdari , and Ali Uppal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475563115

Keywords: South Africa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo, Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania, Sudan, Swaziland

This paper analyzes food inflation trends in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) from 2000 to 2016 using two novel datasets of disaggregated CPI baskets. Average food inflation is higher, more volatile, and similarly persiste...

Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa
			: Causes and Policy Implications

Food Inflation in Sub-Saharan Africa : Causes and Policy Implications »

Volume/Issue: 2016/247

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Emre Alper , Niko Hobdari , and Ali Uppal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475563115.001

ISBN: 9781475563115

Keywords: South Africa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo, Sub-Saharan Africa, Tanzania, Sudan, Swaziland

This paper analyzes food inflation trends in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) from 2000 to 2016 using two novel datasets of disaggregated CPI baskets. Average food inflation is higher, more volatile, and similarly persiste...

Monetary Transmission Mechanism in the East African Community
			: An Empirical Investigation

Monetary Transmission Mechanism in the East African Community : An Empirical Investigation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hamid Davoodi , S. V. S. Dixit , and Gabor Pinter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 February 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475530575.001

ISBN: 9781475530575

Keywords: reserve money, policy rate, vector autoregressions, inflation, monetary transmission, central bank, monetary policy framework, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Do changes in monetary policy affect inflation and output in the East African Community (EAC)? We find that (i) Monetary Transmission Mechanism (MTM) tends to be generally weak when using standard statistical infer...

Purchasing Power Parities in Five East African Countries
			: Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda

Purchasing Power Parities in Five East African Countries : Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda »

Volume/Issue: 1998/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Noureddine Krichene

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451856798.001

ISBN: 9781451856798

Keywords: Purchasing power parity, competitiveness, cointegration analysis, exchange rates, exchange rate, real exchange rates, nominal exchange rates, inflation, Tanzania, United Republic of,

In a case study of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda, this paper finds that bilateral real exchange rates revert to a long-term equilibrium in line with purchasing power parities, implying that these cou...

Monetary Transmission Mechanism in the East African Community

Monetary Transmission Mechanism in the East African Community »

Source: Monetary Transmission Mechanism in the East African Community : An Empirical Investigation

Volume/Issue: 2013/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hamid Davoodi , S. V. S. Dixit , and Gabor Pinter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 February 2013

ISBN: 9781475530575

Keywords: reserve money, policy rate, vector autoregressions, inflation, monetary transmission, central bank, monetary policy framework, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Do changes in monetary policy affect inflation and output in the East African Community (EAC)? We find that (i) Monetary Transmission Mechanism (MTM) tends to be generally weak when using standard statistical infer...

Purchasing Power Parities in Five East African Countries

Purchasing Power Parities in Five East African Countries »

Source: Purchasing Power Parities in Five East African Countries : Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda

Volume/Issue: 1998/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Noureddine Krichene

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1998

ISBN: 9781451856798

Keywords: Purchasing power parity, competitiveness, cointegration analysis, exchange rates, exchange rate, real exchange rates, nominal exchange rates, inflation, Tanzania, United Republic of,

In a case study of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda, this paper finds that bilateral real exchange rates revert to a long-term equilibrium in line with purchasing power parities, implying that these cou...