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Cyber Risk Surveillance: A Case Study of Singapore

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Source: Cyber Risk Surveillance: A Case Study of Singapore

Volume/Issue: 2020/28

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joseph Goh , Heedon Kang , Zhi Xing Koh , Jin Way Lim , Cheng Wei Ng , Galen Sher , and Chris Yao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513526317

Keywords: Systemically important financial institutions, Financial crises, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Financial services, Cyber risk, financial innovation, systemic risk, stress test., WP

Cyber risk is an emerging source of systemic risk in the financial sector, and possibly a macro-critical risk too. It is therefore important to integrate it into financial sector surveillance. This paper offers a r...

Cyber Risk Surveillance: A Case Study of Singapore

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Cyber Risk Surveillance: A Case Study of Singapore »

Volume/Issue: 2020/28

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joseph Goh , Heedon Kang , Zhi Xing Koh , Jin Way Lim , Cheng Wei Ng , Galen Sher , and Chris Yao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526317.001

ISBN: 9781513526317

Keywords: Systemically important financial institutions, Financial crises, Financial institutions, Financial systems, Financial services, Cyber risk, financial innovation, systemic risk, stress test., WP

Cyber risk is an emerging source of systemic risk in the financial sector, and possibly a macro-critical risk too. It is therefore important to integrate it into financial sector surveillance. This paper offers a r...

Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks

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Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks »

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nils Mæhle

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526850.001

ISBN: 9781513526850

Keywords: Central banking and monetary issues, Bank rates, Financial crises, Financial instruments, Central bank operations, monetary policy operations, monetary targeting, monetary policy transmission, liqudity management, interest rate determination

This paper discusses operational issues for countries that want to reform their monetary policy frameworks. It argues that stabilizing short-term interest rates on a day-to-day basis has significant advantages, and...

Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks

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Source: Monetary Policy Implementation: Operational Issues for Countries with Evolving Monetary Policy Frameworks

Volume/Issue: 2020/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nils Mæhle

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513526850

Keywords: Central banking and monetary issues, Bank rates, Financial crises, Financial instruments, Central bank operations, monetary policy operations, monetary targeting, monetary policy transmission, liqudity management, interest rate determination

This paper discusses operational issues for countries that want to reform their monetary policy frameworks. It argues that stabilizing short-term interest rates on a day-to-day basis has significant advantages, and...

Guyana: Housing Market and Implications for Macroprudential Policies

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Source: Guyana: Housing Market and Implications for Macroprudential Policies

Volume/Issue: 2020/20

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Julian Chow

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526324

Keywords: Real estate prices, Price indexes, Real sector, Supply and demand, Housing prices, Guyana, macroprudential policies, housing market, macroeco-financial stability., WP

Guyana's residential real estate prices have been rising, particularly in the capital city Georgetown, following the discovery of oil in 2015. In line with the growing demand for housing, commercial banks' housing...

How Big are Fiscal Multipliers in Latin America?

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Source: How Big are Fiscal Multipliers in Latin America?

Volume/Issue: 2020/17

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Restrepo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526836

Keywords: Tax revenue, Fiscal policy, Tax bases, National income accounts, Tax collection, Macroeconomic Policy, Stabilization, Multipliers, WP, e t

This paper uses the strategy and data of Blanchard and Perotti (BP) to identify fiscal shocks and estimate fiscal multipliers for the United States. With these results, it computes the cumulative multiplier of Rame...

Guyana: Housing Market and Implications for Macroprudential Policies

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Guyana: Housing Market and Implications for Macroprudential Policies »

Volume/Issue: 2020/20

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Julian Chow

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526324.001

ISBN: 9781513526324

Keywords: Real estate prices, Price indexes, Real sector, Supply and demand, Housing prices, Guyana, macroprudential policies, housing market, macroeco-financial stability., WP

Guyana's residential real estate prices have been rising, particularly in the capital city Georgetown, following the discovery of oil in 2015. In line with the growing demand for housing, commercial banks' housing...

How Big are Fiscal Multipliers in Latin America?

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How Big are Fiscal Multipliers in Latin America? »

Volume/Issue: 2020/17

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Restrepo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526836.001

ISBN: 9781513526836

Keywords: Tax revenue, Fiscal policy, Tax bases, National income accounts, Tax collection, Macroeconomic Policy, Stabilization, Multipliers, WP, e t

This paper uses the strategy and data of Blanchard and Perotti (BP) to identify fiscal shocks and estimate fiscal multipliers for the United States. With these results, it computes the cumulative multiplier of Rame...

Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America

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Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America »

Volume/Issue: 2020/19

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , Samuel Pienknagura , and Jorge Roldos

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513523750.001

ISBN: 9781513523750

Keywords: Labor market regulations, Labor market institutions, Labor market characteristics, Labor market friction, Labor markets, Labor Market Adjustments, Informality, Latin America, WP, labor market regulation

Labor markets in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are characterized by high levels of informality and relatively rigid regulation. This paper shows that these two features are related and together make the spe...

Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries

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Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2020/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Izabela Karpowicz , and Nujin Suphaphiphat

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513527918.001

ISBN: 9781513527918

Keywords: Total factor productivity, Real sector, Gross domestic product, Labor productivity, Financial crises, Productivity, firms, GVC, WP, TFP

Advanced economies have been witnessing a pronounced slowdown of productivity growth since the global financial crisis that is accompanied in recent years by a withdrawal from trade integration processes. We study...