Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Barry Eichengreen , Poonam Gupta , and Ashoka Mody
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2006
Keywords: IMF-supported programs, current account, currency crises, current account balance, capital inflows, International Economic Order, International Lending and Debt Problems, Imf - Supported Programs,
Could a high-access, quick-disbursing "insurance facility" in the IMF help to reduce the incidence of sharp interruptions in capital flows ("sudden stops")? We contribute to the debate around this question by analy...