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Central Banking in Latin America

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Source: Central Banking in Latin America : The Way Forward

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475543353

Keywords: Central Banking, Monetary Policy, Macroprudential Policy, Latin America.

Latin America's central banks have made substantial progress towards delivering an environment of price stability that is supportive of sustainable economic growth. We review these achievements, and discuss remaini...

Central Banking in Latin America
			: The Way Forward

Central Banking in Latin America : The Way Forward »

Volume/Issue: 2016/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yan Carriere-Swallow , Luis I. Jacome H. , Nicolas Magud , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475543353.001

ISBN: 9781475543353

Keywords: Central Banking, Monetary Policy, Macroprudential Policy, Latin America.

Latin America's central banks have made substantial progress towards delivering an environment of price stability that is supportive of sustainable economic growth. We review these achievements, and discuss remaini...

Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru

Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru »

Source: Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru : Getting the Largest Bang for the Sol

Volume/Issue: 2016/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Svetlana Vtyurina , and Zulima Leal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498381017

Keywords: Peru, fiscal policy, fiscal sustainability, nonlinear models, multipliers, public investment management, decentralization.

With the end of the commodity super cycle, Peru's potential growth has declined, raising questions of what government policies could do to help boost growth, including over the medium-term. Our econometric analysis...

Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru
			: Getting the Largest Bang for the Sol

Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru : Getting the Largest Bang for the Sol »

Volume/Issue: 2016/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Svetlana Vtyurina , and Zulima Leal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498381017.001

ISBN: 9781498381017

Keywords: Peru, fiscal policy, fiscal sustainability, nonlinear models, multipliers, public investment management, decentralization.

With the end of the commodity super cycle, Peru's potential growth has declined, raising questions of what government policies could do to help boost growth, including over the medium-term. Our econometric analysis...

Financial De-Dollarization

Financial De-Dollarization »

Source: Financial De-Dollarization : A Global Perspective and the Peruvian Experience

Volume/Issue: 2016/97

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Catão , and Marco Terrones

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2016

ISBN: 9781484341377

Keywords: Dollarization, Currrency Substitution, Monetary Policy, Emerging Markets.

We re-appraise the cross-country evidence on the dollarization of financial systems in emerging market economies. Amidst striking heterogeneity of patterns across regions, we identify a broad global trend towards f...

Inflation Targeting and Exchange Rate Management In Less Developed Countries

Inflation Targeting and Exchange Rate Management In Less Developed Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2016/55

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Airaudo , Edward Buffie , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567433.001

ISBN: 9781513567433

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Exchange Rate, Indeterminacy, Taylor Principle, inflation, foreign exchange, central bank, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

We analyze coordination of monetary and exchange rate policy in a two-sector model of a small open economy featuring imperfect substitution between domestic and foreign financial assets. Our central finding is that...

Inflation Targeting and Exchange Rate Management In Less Developed Countries*

Inflation Targeting and Exchange Rate Management In Less Developed Countries* »

Source: Inflation Targeting and Exchange Rate Management In Less Developed Countries

Volume/Issue: 2016/55

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Airaudo , Edward Buffie , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2016

ISBN: 9781513567433

Keywords: Inflation Targeting, Exchange Rate, Indeterminacy, Taylor Principle, inflation, foreign exchange, central bank, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

We analyze coordination of monetary and exchange rate policy in a two-sector model of a small open economy featuring imperfect substitution between domestic and foreign financial assets. Our central finding is that...

Sharing a Ride on the Commodities Roller Coaster
			: Common Factors in Business Cycles of Emerging Economies

Sharing a Ride on the Commodities Roller Coaster : Common Factors in Business Cycles of Emerging Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2015/280

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andres Fernandez , Andres Gonzalez , and Diego Rodriguez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513587677.001

ISBN: 9781513587677

Keywords: Emerging economies, common factors, Bayesian estimation, dynamic stochastic equilibrium models, commodity, prices, price, commodity price, Open Economy Macroeconomics, International Business Cycles

Fluctuations in commodity prices are an important driver of business cycles in small emerging market economies (EMEs). We document how these fluctuations correlate strongly with the business cycle in EMEs. We then...

Sharing a Ride on the Commodities Roller Coaster

Sharing a Ride on the Commodities Roller Coaster »

Source: Sharing a Ride on the Commodities Roller Coaster : Common Factors in Business Cycles of Emerging Economies

Volume/Issue: 2015/280

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andres Fernandez , Andres Gonzalez , and Diego Rodriguez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 December 2015

ISBN: 9781513587677

Keywords: Emerging economies, common factors, Bayesian estimation, dynamic stochastic equilibrium models, commodity, prices, price, commodity price, Open Economy Macroeconomics, International Business Cycles

Fluctuations in commodity prices are an important driver of business cycles in small emerging market economies (EMEs). We document how these fluctuations correlate strongly with the business cycle in EMEs. We then...

How to De-Dollarize Financial Systems in the Caucasus and Central Asia?1

How to De-Dollarize Financial Systems in the Caucasus and Central Asia?1 »

Source: How to De-Dollarize Financial Systems in the Caucasus and Central Asia?

Volume/Issue: 2015/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sami Ben Naceur , Amr Hosny , and Gregory Hadjian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 September 2015

ISBN: 9781513507279

Keywords: financial dollarization, financial development, de-dollarization, exchange, exchange rate, currency, inflation, deposits, General,

Dollarization rates in the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) region are among the highest in the world, with adverse consequences for macroeconomic stability, monetary policy transmission, and financial sector develo...