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Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading

Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 36 No. 4

Volume: 36

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1989

ISBN: 9781451930757

Keywords: fiscal policy, public sector, international monetary fund, net worth, social security

Two recent criticisms of summary fiscal indicators are appraised: first, that they and the conventionally measured public sector balances from which they are derived are not sufficiently broadly defined; second, th...

Are Currency Crises Predictable? A Test

Are Currency Crises Predictable? A Test »

Source: IMF Staff papers, Volume 46 No. 2

Volume: 46

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

ISBN: 9781451974201

Keywords: exchange rate, real exchange, real exchange rate, current account, international monetary fund

This paper analyzes the predictability of currency crises. The paper evaluates three models for predicting currency crises that were proposed before 1997. Two of the models failed to provide useful forecasts. One m...

The Bahamas

The Bahamas »

Source: The Bahamas : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2005/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2005

ISBN: 9781451804720

Keywords: tourism expenditure, ministry of tourism, tourism demand, international monetary fund, private consumption, Bahamas,

This Selected Issues paper for The Bahamas reports that the largest portion of tourism expenditure in The Bahamas comes from stayover visitors, and total tourism spending has been stagnant. The Bahamas is a small o...

The Bahamas: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

The Bahamas: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: The Bahamas : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2005/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2005

ISBN: 9781451804720

Keywords: tourism expenditure, ministry of tourism, tourism demand, international monetary fund, private consumption, Bahamas,

This Selected Issues paper for The Bahamas reports that the largest portion of tourism expenditure in The Bahamas comes from stayover visitors, and total tourism spending has been stagnant. The Bahamas is a small o...

The Bahamas: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

The Bahamas: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: The Bahamas : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2005/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2005

ISBN: 9781451804720

Keywords: tourism expenditure, ministry of tourism, tourism demand, international monetary fund, private consumption, Bahamas,

This Selected Issues paper for The Bahamas reports that the largest portion of tourism expenditure in The Bahamas comes from stayover visitors, and total tourism spending has been stagnant. The Bahamas is a small o...

The Bahamas: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

The Bahamas: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: The Bahamas : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2005/224

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 July 2005

ISBN: 9781451804720

Keywords: tourism expenditure, ministry of tourism, tourism demand, international monetary fund, private consumption, Bahamas,

This Selected Issues paper for The Bahamas reports that the largest portion of tourism expenditure in The Bahamas comes from stayover visitors, and total tourism spending has been stagnant. The Bahamas is a small o...

Bankruptcy Procedures for Sovereigns: A History of Ideas, 1976-2001

Bankruptcy Procedures for Sovereigns: A History of Ideas, 1976-2001 »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 49, No. 3

Volume: 49

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 September 2002

ISBN: 9781589061224

Keywords: money demand, banking crises, exchange rate, interest rates, international monetary fund

This paper empirically investigates the monetary impact of banking crises in Chile, Colombia, Denmark, Japan, Kenya, Malaysia, and Uruguay during 1975-98. Cointegration analysis and error correction modeling are us...

Barbados

Barbados »

Source: Barbados : 2010 Article IV Consultation-Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2010/364

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2010

ISBN: 9781455212842

Keywords: central bank, debt, international monetary fund, labor force

The short-term recovery of the Barbados economy will critically depend on the rebound of demand for its services in its traditional markets. As a small tourist-dependent economy with a fixed exchange rate and volat...

Barbados: Selected Issues

Barbados: Selected Issues »

Source: Barbados : 2010 Article IV Consultation-Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2010/364

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2010

ISBN: 9781455212842

Keywords: central bank, debt, international monetary fund, labor force

The short-term recovery of the Barbados economy will critically depend on the rebound of demand for its services in its traditional markets. As a small tourist-dependent economy with a fixed exchange rate and volat...

Barbados: Selected Issues

Barbados: Selected Issues »

Source: Barbados : 2010 Article IV Consultation-Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2010/364

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2010

ISBN: 9781455212842

Keywords: central bank, debt, international monetary fund, labor force

The short-term recovery of the Barbados economy will critically depend on the rebound of demand for its services in its traditional markets. As a small tourist-dependent economy with a fixed exchange rate and volat...