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Implementation Plan in Response to The Board-Endorsed Recommendations From The IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies

Implementation Plan in Response to The Board-Endorsed Recommendations From The IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 April 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513542188.007

ISBN: 9781513542188

Keywords: Negative interest rates, Central banks, Monetary policy, Financial crises, Central bank policy, PP, proposed action, IEO, spillover, playbook

The Management Implementation Plan was prepared before COVID-19 became a global pandemic and resulted in unprecedented strains in global trade, commodity, and financial markets. The actions in this plan and their t...

Implementation Plan in Response to The Board-Endorsed Recommendations From The IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies

Implementation Plan in Response to The Board-Endorsed Recommendations From The IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies »

Source: Implementation Plan in Response to The Board-Endorsed Recommendations From The IEO Evaluation Report on IMF Advice on Unconventional Monetary Policies

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513542188

Keywords: Negative interest rates, Central banks, Monetary policy, Financial crises, Central bank policy, PP, proposed action, IEO, spillover, playbook

The Management Implementation Plan was prepared before COVID-19 became a global pandemic and resulted in unprecedented strains in global trade, commodity, and financial markets. The actions in this plan and their t...

How Do Member Countries Receive IMF Policy Advice: Results from a State-of-the-art Sentiment Index1

How Do Member Countries Receive IMF Policy Advice: Results from a State-of-the-art Sentiment Index1 »

Source: How Do Member Countries Receive IMF Policy Advice: Results from a State-of-the-art Sentiment Index

Volume/Issue: 2020/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ghada Fayad , Chengyu Huang , Yoko Shibuya , and Peng Zhao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526010

Keywords: Fiscal sector, External sector, Economic conditions, Real sector, Commodity price indexes, IMF, Surveillance, Economic Policy, Sentiment Analysis, Natural Language Processing

This paper applies state-of-the-art deep learning techniques to develop the first sentiment index measuring member countries' reception of IMF policy advice at the time of Article IV Consultations. This paper finds...

How Do Member Countries Receive IMF Policy Advice: Results from a State-of-the-art Sentiment Index

How Do Member Countries Receive IMF Policy Advice: Results from a State-of-the-art Sentiment Index »

Volume/Issue: 2020/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ghada Fayad , Chengyu Huang , Yoko Shibuya , and Peng Zhao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526010.001

ISBN: 9781513526010

Keywords: Fiscal sector, External sector, Economic conditions, Real sector, Commodity price indexes, IMF, Surveillance, Economic Policy, Sentiment Analysis, Natural Language Processing

This paper applies state-of-the-art deep learning techniques to develop the first sentiment index measuring member countries' reception of IMF policy advice at the time of Article IV Consultations. This paper finds...

Assessing House Prices in Canada1

Assessing House Prices in Canada1 »

Source: Assessing House Prices in Canada

Volume/Issue: 2019/248

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michal Andrle , and Miroslav Plašil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519180

Keywords: Interest rates, Index numbers, Market interest rates, Financial crises, Interest rate increases, house prices, borrowing capacity, valuation, financial stability, WP

This paper assesses house prices in 11 Canadian Census Metropolitan Areas (CMA) using the borrowing-capacity and the net-present-value approaches. The results indicate that by the end of 2018, house prices in most...

Assessing House Prices in Canada

Assessing House Prices in Canada »

Volume/Issue: 2019/248

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michal Andrle , and Miroslav Plašil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519180.001

ISBN: 9781513519180

Keywords: Interest rates, Index numbers, Market interest rates, Financial crises, Interest rate increases, house prices, borrowing capacity, valuation, financial stability, WP

This paper assesses house prices in 11 Canadian Census Metropolitan Areas (CMA) using the borrowing-capacity and the net-present-value approaches. The results indicate that by the end of 2018, house prices in most...

How to Improve Inflation Forecasting in Canada

How to Improve Inflation Forecasting in Canada »

Source: How to Improve Inflation Forecasting in Canada

Volume/Issue: 2019/190

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Troy Matheson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

ISBN: 9781513509396

Keywords: Real interest rates, Financial crises, Inflation rates, Inflation expectations, Monetary policy, Inflation, inflation targeting, real-time data, forecast errors, WP

Against the backdrop of an ongoing review of the inflation-targeting framework, this paper examines the real-time inflation forecasts of the Bank of Canada with the aim of identifying potential areas for improvemen...

How to Improve Inflation Forecasting in Canada

How to Improve Inflation Forecasting in Canada »

Volume/Issue: 2019/190

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Troy Matheson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513509396.001

ISBN: 9781513509396

Keywords: Real interest rates, Financial crises, Inflation rates, Inflation expectations, Monetary policy, Inflation, inflation targeting, real-time data, forecast errors, WP

Against the backdrop of an ongoing review of the inflation-targeting framework, this paper examines the real-time inflation forecasts of the Bank of Canada with the aim of identifying potential areas for improvemen...

Internal Trade in Canada: Case for Liberalization

Internal Trade in Canada: Case for Liberalization »

Volume/Issue: 2019/158

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Alvarez , Ivo Krznar , and Trevor Tombe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498326650.001

ISBN: 9781498326650

Keywords: International trade agreements, Total factor productivity, Bilateral trade, Comparative advantage, Patterns of trade, Internal trade, gains from trade, input-output linkages, Canada, trade cost

This paper assesses the costs of internal trade barriers and proposes policies to improve internal trade. Estimates suggest that complete liberalization of internal trade in goods can increase GDP per capita by abo...

Internal Trade in Canada: Case for Liberalization1

Internal Trade in Canada: Case for Liberalization1 »

Source: Internal Trade in Canada: Case for Liberalization

Volume/Issue: 2019/158

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Alvarez , Ivo Krznar , and Trevor Tombe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498326650

Keywords: International trade agreements, Total factor productivity, Bilateral trade, Comparative advantage, Patterns of trade, Internal trade, gains from trade, input-output linkages, Canada, trade cost

This paper assesses the costs of internal trade barriers and proposes policies to improve internal trade. Estimates suggest that complete liberalization of internal trade in goods can increase GDP per capita by abo...