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How Well Do Aggregate Bank Ratios Identify Banking Problems?

How Well Do Aggregate Bank Ratios Identify Banking Problems? »

Source: How Well Do Aggregate Bank Ratios Identify Banking Problems?

Volume/Issue: 2007/275

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Martin Cihak , and Klaus Schaeck

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

ISBN: 9781451868388

Keywords: macroprudential analysis, banking, capital adequacy, return on equity, banking crisis,

The paper provides an empirical analysis of aggregate banking system ratios during systemic banking crises. Drawing upon a wide cross-country dataset, we utilize parametric and nonparametric tests to assess the pow...

How Well Do Aggregate Bank Ratios Identify Banking Problems?

How Well Do Aggregate Bank Ratios Identify Banking Problems? »

Volume/Issue: 2007/275

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Martin Cihak , and Klaus Schaeck

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868388.001

ISBN: 9781451868388

Keywords: macroprudential analysis, banking, capital adequacy, return on equity, banking crisis,

The paper provides an empirical analysis of aggregate banking system ratios during systemic banking crises. Drawing upon a wide cross-country dataset, we utilize parametric and nonparametric tests to assess the pow...

How Do Trade and Financial Integration Affect the Relationship Between Growth and Volatility?

How Do Trade and Financial Integration Affect the Relationship Between Growth and Volatility? »

Source: How Do Trade and Financial Integration Affect the Relationship Between Growth and Volatility?

Volume/Issue: 2005/19

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eswar Prasad , Marco Terrones , and Ayhan Kose

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

ISBN: 9781451860382

Keywords: international trade and financial linkages, macroeconomic volatility and growth, trade integration, financial integration, trade openness, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

The influential work of Ramey and Ramey (1995) highlighted an empirical relationship that has now come to be regarded as conventional wisdom-that output volatility and growth are negatively correlated. We reexamine...

How Do Trade and Financial Integration Affect the Relationship Between Growth and Volatility?

How Do Trade and Financial Integration Affect the Relationship Between Growth and Volatility? »

Volume/Issue: 2005/19

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eswar Prasad , Marco Terrones , and Ayhan Kose

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860382.001

ISBN: 9781451860382

Keywords: international trade and financial linkages, macroeconomic volatility and growth, trade integration, financial integration, trade openness, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

The influential work of Ramey and Ramey (1995) highlighted an empirical relationship that has now come to be regarded as conventional wisdom-that output volatility and growth are negatively correlated. We reexamine...

The Millennium Development Goals, Capacity Building, and the Role of the IMF

The Millennium Development Goals, Capacity Building, and the Role of the IMF »

Volume/Issue: 2003/119

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dalia Hakura , and Saleh Nsouli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451854190.001

ISBN: 9781451854190

Keywords: Capacity Building, standards, standards and codes, training centers, regional training centers, training programs, Development Planning and Policy: General,

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) represent a global commitment to improve economic and social conditions in low-income countries. Capacity building is key to promoting higher economic growth, which, in turn,...

The Millennium Development Goals, Capacity Building, and the Role of the IMF

The Millennium Development Goals, Capacity Building, and the Role of the IMF »

Source: The Millennium Development Goals, Capacity Building, and the Role of the IMF

Volume/Issue: 2003/119

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dalia Hakura , and Saleh Nsouli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2003

ISBN: 9781451854190

Keywords: Capacity Building, standards, standards and codes, training centers, regional training centers, training programs, Development Planning and Policy: General,

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) represent a global commitment to improve economic and social conditions in low-income countries. Capacity building is key to promoting higher economic growth, which, in turn,...

Crises and Liquidity

Crises and Liquidity »

Source: Crises and Liquidity : Evidence and Interpretation

Volume/Issue: 2001/2

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2001

ISBN: 9781451841763

Keywords: Debt crises, creditor runs, short-term debt, debt service, probability, external debt, liquidity variables, International Lending and Debt Problems,

In a large panel of countries, we find that less liquid countries are more likely to default on their external debt. Specifically, for given total external debt, the probability of a crisis increases with the propo...

Crises and Liquidity
			: Evidence and Interpretation

Crises and Liquidity : Evidence and Interpretation »

Volume/Issue: 2001/2

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451841763.001

ISBN: 9781451841763

Keywords: Debt crises, creditor runs, short-term debt, debt service, probability, external debt, liquidity variables, International Lending and Debt Problems,

In a large panel of countries, we find that less liquid countries are more likely to default on their external debt. Specifically, for given total external debt, the probability of a crisis increases with the propo...

Bank Failures and Fiscal Austerity

Bank Failures and Fiscal Austerity »

Source: Bank Failures and Fiscal Austerity : Policy Presecriptions for a Developing Country

Volume/Issue: 2000/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Feltenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2000

ISBN: 9781451851380

Keywords: bank failures, general equilibrium, banking system, monetary policy, bank behavior, bank assets

This work employs a dynamic general equilibrium model to evaluate the causes and implications of bank insolvencies. The model is applied to stylized data from several South Asian countries. It derives conclusions a...

Bank Failures and Fiscal Austerity
			: Policy Presecriptions for a Developing Country

Bank Failures and Fiscal Austerity : Policy Presecriptions for a Developing Country »

Volume/Issue: 2000/90

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Feltenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451851380.001

ISBN: 9781451851380

Keywords: bank failures, general equilibrium, banking system, monetary policy, bank behavior, bank assets

This work employs a dynamic general equilibrium model to evaluate the causes and implications of bank insolvencies. The model is applied to stylized data from several South Asian countries. It derives conclusions a...