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An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries

An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries »

Source: An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2007/282

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shanaka Peiris , and Magnus Saxegaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

ISBN: 9781451868456

Keywords: DSGE, Bayesian Estimation, inflation, monetary policy rules, monetary fund,

This paper evaluates monetary policy-tradeoffs in low-income countries using a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) model estimated on data for Mozambique taking into account the sources of major exogenous...

Estimating The Inflation-Growth Nexus-A Smooth Transition Model

Estimating The Inflation-Growth Nexus-A Smooth Transition Model »

Source: Estimating The Inflation-Growth Nexus-A Smooth Transition Model

Volume/Issue: 2010/76

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Raphael Espinoza , Ananthakrishnan Prasad , and Gene Leon

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2010

ISBN: 9781451982190

Keywords: Growth, Phillips curve, Logistic Smooth Transition, effect of inflation, terms of trade, monetary fund,

Motivated by the global inflation episode of 2007-08 and concern that high levels of inflation could undermine growth, this paper uses a panel of 165 countries and data for 1960-2007 to revisit the nexus between in...

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation »

Source: Fiscal Deficits and Inflation : A New Look at the Emerging Market Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2001/74

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Terrones , and Luis Catão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

ISBN: 9781451849592

Keywords: inflation tax, monetary fund, inflation rates, inflation rate, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

Empirical studies have had little success in finding a statistically significant relationship between fiscal deficits and inflation in broad cross-country panels. This paper provides new econometric estimates for a...

The Gambia

The Gambia »

Source: The Gambia : Demand for Broad Money and Implications for Monetary Policy Conduct

Volume/Issue: 2009/192

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Subramanian Sriram

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2009

ISBN: 9781451873399

Keywords: cointegration, error-correction, inflation targeter lite, inflation targeting, M2, inflation, rediscount rate, monetary fund, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Gambia

This paper evaluates the demand for broad money (M2) in The Gambia for January 1988-June 2007. There appears to be a long-run relationship for demand for real M2, but the relationship is not stable. Exogenous outpu...

Republic of Mozambique
			: Selected Issues

Republic of Mozambique : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 1998/59

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 August 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451827040.002

ISBN: 9781451827040

Keywords: inflation, monetary fund, real wages, monetary policy, inflation rate

This Selected Issues paper on the Republic of Mozambique highlights that in the period 1987-97, the economy of Mozambique made impressive gains. Real GDP and exports grew on average by 6.8 percent and 15.6 percent,...

Uganda and Rwanda
			: Selected Issues

Uganda and Rwanda : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2009/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451838909.002

ISBN: 9781451838909

Keywords: monetary fund, monetary policy, money supply, average inflation

The Selected Issues paper for Uganda and Rwanda discusses the impact of rising international food and fuel prices on inflation. Unlike in the case of fuel-producing countries, the East African Community countries a...

Uganda and Rwanda
			: Selected Issues

Uganda and Rwanda : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2009/36

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451921632.002

ISBN: 9781451921632

Keywords: monetary fund, monetary policy, money supply, average inflation

The Selected Issues paper for Uganda and Rwanda discusses the impact of rising international food and fuel prices on inflation. Unlike in the case of fuel-producing countries, the East African Community countries a...

West African Economic and Monetary Union
			: Staff Report on Common Policies of Member Countries-Regional Consultation on Economic Issues and Policies-Staff Report, Public Information Notice Informational Annex, Staff Statement, Executive Director's Statement

West African Economic and Monetary Union : Staff Report on Common Policies of Member Countries-Regional Consultation on Economic Issues and Policies-Staff Report, Public Information Notice Informational Annex, Staff Statement, Executive Director's Statement »

Volume/Issue: 2011/98

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455274499.002

ISBN: 9781455274499

Keywords: monetary fund, monetary union, price competitiveness

In 2010, average inflation has remained low in all West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) countries, but has edged up in the second half of the year. After a moderate fiscal easing by about 11/2 percentag...

An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries

An Estimated DSGE Model for Monetary Policy Analysis in Low-Income Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2007/282

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shanaka Peiris , and Magnus Saxegaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868456.001

ISBN: 9781451868456

Keywords: DSGE, Bayesian Estimation, inflation, monetary policy rules, monetary fund,

This paper evaluates monetary policy-tradeoffs in low-income countries using a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) model estimated on data for Mozambique taking into account the sources of major exogenous...

Estimating The Inflation-Growth Nexus-A Smooth Transition Model

Estimating The Inflation-Growth Nexus-A Smooth Transition Model »

Volume/Issue: 2010/76

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Raphael Espinoza , Ananthakrishnan Prasad , and Gene Leon

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451982190.001

ISBN: 9781451982190

Keywords: Growth, Phillips curve, Logistic Smooth Transition, effect of inflation, terms of trade, monetary fund,

Motivated by the global inflation episode of 2007-08 and concern that high levels of inflation could undermine growth, this paper uses a panel of 165 countries and data for 1960-2007 to revisit the nexus between in...