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How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices »

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Paulo Medas , Veronique Salins , and Jeff Danforth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475536065.061

ISBN: 9781475536065

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Canada, Chile, Commodity prices, Malaysia, Natural resources, Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa, Western Hemisphere, Commodity boom

Resource-rich countries have to manage highly volatile commodity revenues. In periods of revenue booms there is a tendency for large spending scale-ups. When facing large and persistent reductions in commodity pric...

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices »

Source: How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Paulo Medas , Veronique Salins , and Jeff Danforth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475536065

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Canada, Chile, Commodity prices, Malaysia, Natural resources, Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa, Western Hemisphere, Commodity boom

Resource-rich countries have to manage highly volatile commodity revenues. In periods of revenue booms there is a tendency for large spending scale-ups. When facing large and persistent reductions in commodity pric...

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Leaning Against the Wind

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Leaning Against the Wind »

Source: Cost-Benefit Analysis of Leaning Against the Wind

Volume/Issue: 2016/3

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lars Svensson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2016

ISBN: 9781498314787

Keywords: macroprudential policy, unemployment, unemployment rate, debt, marginal cost, benchmark, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects), All Countries

“Leaning against the wind” (LAW) with a higher monetary policy interest rate may have benefits in terms of lower real debt growth and associated lower probability of a financial crisis but has costs in terms of hig...

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Leaning Against the Wind

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Leaning Against the Wind »

Volume/Issue: 2016/3

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lars Svensson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498314787.001

ISBN: 9781498314787

Keywords: macroprudential policy, unemployment, unemployment rate, debt, marginal cost, benchmark, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects), All Countries

“Leaning against the wind” (LAW) with a higher monetary policy interest rate may have benefits in terms of lower real debt growth and associated lower probability of a financial crisis but has costs in terms of hig...

7. Appraisal-Based Methods

7. Appraisal-Based Methods »

Source: Handbook on Residential Property Prices (RPPIs)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Statistical Office of the European Communities;International Labour Office;International Monetary Fund;Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development;United Nations;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2013

ISBN: 9789279259845

Keywords: real estate, mortgage, regression model, stratification, real estate price

Introduction 7.1 As was mentioned in previous chapters, the matched model methodology to construct price indices, where prices of identical items are compared over ti...

Bibliography

Bibliography »

Source: Handbook on Residential Property Prices (RPPIs)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Statistical Office of the European Communities;International Labour Office;International Monetary Fund;Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development;United Nations;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2013

ISBN: 9789279259845

Keywords: real estate, mortgage, regression model, stratification, real estate price

Abraham, J.M. and...

9. Data Sources

9. Data Sources »

Source: Handbook on Residential Property Prices (RPPIs)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Statistical Office of the European Communities;International Labour Office;International Monetary Fund;Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development;United Nations;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2013

ISBN: 9789279259845

Keywords: real estate, mortgage, regression model, stratification, real estate price

Introduction 9.1 In practice, because of the high cost of undertaking purpose-designed surveys of house prices, the methods adopted by statistical agencies and others...

8. Decomposing an RPPI into Land and Structures Components

8. Decomposing an RPPI into Land and Structures Components »

Source: Handbook on Residential Property Prices (RPPIs)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Statistical Office of the European Communities;International Labour Office;International Monetary Fund;Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development;United Nations;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2013

ISBN: 9789279259845

Keywords: real estate, mortgage, regression model, stratification, real estate price

Introduction 8.1 In Chapter 3 it was mentioned that for national accounts and CPI purposes, it will be useful or necessary to have a decomposition of the residential...

3. Elements for a Conceptual Framework

3. Elements for a Conceptual Framework »

Source: Handbook on Residential Property Prices (RPPIs)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Statistical Office of the European Communities;International Labour Office;International Monetary Fund;Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development;United Nations;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2013

ISBN: 9789279259845

Keywords: real estate, mortgage, regression model, stratification, real estate price

Introduction 3.1 What makes the construction of a residential property price index (RPPI) so challenging? This question was addressed in Chapter 1 of this Handbook bu...

11. Empirical Examples

11. Empirical Examples »

Source: Handbook on Residential Property Prices (RPPIs)

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): Statistical Office of the European Communities;International Labour Office;International Monetary Fund;Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development;United Nations;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 May 2013

ISBN: 9789279259845

Keywords: real estate, mortgage, regression model, stratification, real estate price

Introduction 11.1 The purpose of this chapter is to provide additional empirical examples dealing with the construction of house price indices based on the methods th...