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Is Monetary Policy Effective When Credit is Low?

Is Monetary Policy Effective When Credit is Low? »

Volume/Issue: 2008/288

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451871463.001

ISBN: 9781451871463

Keywords: Vector Auto Regression, price inflation, monetary transmission, monetary transmission mechanism,

Monetary policy, at least in part, operates through both an interest rate and credit channel. The question arises, therefore, whether monetary policy is a less potent a device in affecting output and inflation in c...

Is Monetary Policy Effective When Credit is Low?

Is Monetary Policy Effective When Credit is Low? »

Source: Is Monetary Policy Effective When Credit is Low?

Volume/Issue: 2008/288

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2008

ISBN: 9781451871463

Keywords: Vector Auto Regression, price inflation, monetary transmission, monetary transmission mechanism,

Monetary policy, at least in part, operates through both an interest rate and credit channel. The question arises, therefore, whether monetary policy is a less potent a device in affecting output and inflation in c...

Real Exchange Rates and Fundamentals
			: A Cross-Country Perspective

Real Exchange Rates and Fundamentals : A Cross-Country Perspective »

Volume/Issue: 2008/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luca Ricci , Jaewoo Lee , and Gian Milesi-Ferretti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868753.001

ISBN: 9781451868753

Keywords: equilibrium real exchange rate, Balassa-Samuelson effect, exchange rate, exchange rates, real exchange rate, net foreign assets, foreign assets,

This paper employs newly constructed measures for productivity differentials, external imbalances, and commodity terms of trade to estimate a panel cointegrating relationship between real exchange rates and a set o...

Real Exchange Rates and Fundamentals

Real Exchange Rates and Fundamentals »

Source: Real Exchange Rates and Fundamentals : A Cross-Country Perspective

Volume/Issue: 2008/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luca Ricci , Jaewoo Lee , and Gian Milesi-Ferretti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2008

ISBN: 9781451868753

Keywords: equilibrium real exchange rate, Balassa-Samuelson effect, exchange rate, exchange rates, real exchange rate, net foreign assets, foreign assets,

This paper employs newly constructed measures for productivity differentials, external imbalances, and commodity terms of trade to estimate a panel cointegrating relationship between real exchange rates and a set o...

Measures of Central Bank Autonomy
			: Empirical Evidence for OECD, Developing, and Emerging Market Economies

Measures of Central Bank Autonomy : Empirical Evidence for OECD, Developing, and Emerging Market Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2006/228

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jean-François Segalotto , Marco Arnone , and Bernard Laurens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451864885.001

ISBN: 9781451864885

Keywords: political autonomy, economic autonomy, central bank, monetary stability, public debt,

This paper presents an update of the Grilli-Masciandaro-Tabellini (GMT) index of central bank (CB) autonomy, based on CB legislation as of end-2003. The index is applied to a set of OECD and developing countries, a...

Measures of Central Bank Autonomy

Measures of Central Bank Autonomy »

Source: Measures of Central Bank Autonomy : Empirical Evidence for OECD, Developing, and Emerging Market Economies

Volume/Issue: 2006/228

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jean-François Segalotto , Marco Arnone , and Bernard Laurens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

ISBN: 9781451864885

Keywords: political autonomy, economic autonomy, central bank, monetary stability, public debt,

This paper presents an update of the Grilli-Masciandaro-Tabellini (GMT) index of central bank (CB) autonomy, based on CB legislation as of end-2003. The index is applied to a set of OECD and developing countries, a...

Toward An Effective Supervision of Partially Dollarized Banking Systems

Toward An Effective Supervision of Partially Dollarized Banking Systems »

Volume/Issue: 2006/32

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Garcia Pascual , Jorge Cayazzo , Socorro Heysen , and Eva Gutierrez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451862928.001

ISBN: 9781451862928

Keywords: credit risk, banking, foreign exchange, credit risks

The paper presents a supervisory framework that addresses the vulnerabilities of partially dollarized banking systems. The tendency to underprice systemic liquidity risk and currency-induced credit risk creates vul...

Toward An Effective Supervision of Partially Dollarized Banking Systems

Toward An Effective Supervision of Partially Dollarized Banking Systems »

Source: Toward An Effective Supervision of Partially Dollarized Banking Systems

Volume/Issue: 2006/32

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Garcia Pascual , Jorge Cayazzo , Socorro Heysen , and Eva Gutierrez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451862928

Keywords: credit risk, banking, foreign exchange, credit risks

The paper presents a supervisory framework that addresses the vulnerabilities of partially dollarized banking systems. The tendency to underprice systemic liquidity risk and currency-induced credit risk creates vul...

4 Background paper Dollarization of Liabilities: Beyond the Usual Suspects

4 Background paper Dollarization of Liabilities: Beyond the Usual Suspects »

Source: Challenges to Central Banking from Globalized Financial Systems

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Andrea Schaechter , Piero Ugolini , and Mark Stone

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2004

ISBN: 9781589062177

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, central bank, financial stability, foreign currency

Introduction Dollarization of liabilities (DL) is receiving increased attention in the literature that analyzes the vulnerabilties faced by emerging economies. It is now recognized t...

9 Background paper Establishing Initial Conditions in Support of Inflation Targeting

9 Background paper Establishing Initial Conditions in Support of Inflation Targeting »

Source: Challenges to Central Banking from Globalized Financial Systems

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Andrea Schaechter , Piero Ugolini , and Mark Stone

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2004

ISBN: 9781589062177

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, central bank, financial stability, foreign currency

Introduction A growing number of emerging market countries are requesting technical assistance from the Fund to help them adopt an inflation-targeting monetary framework. In recent y...