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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Philippines

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Philippines »

Source: Philippines : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498353052

Keywords: current account, external debt, short-term debt, government debt, public debt

KEY ISSUES Context. Growth remains rapid, but has moderated from the 71/4 percent recorded in 2013. Remittances and accommodative monetary and financial conditions remain the primary growth drivers, despite volatil...

Philippines
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Philippines : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498353052.002

ISBN: 9781498353052

Keywords: current account, external debt, short-term debt, government debt, public debt

KEY ISSUES Context. Growth remains rapid, but has moderated from the 71/4 percent recorded in 2013. Remittances and accommodative monetary and financial conditions remain the primary growth drivers, despite volatil...

Philippines: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Philippines: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Philippines : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498353052

Keywords: current account, external debt, short-term debt, government debt, public debt

KEY ISSUES Context. Growth remains rapid, but has moderated from the 71/4 percent recorded in 2013. Remittances and accommodative monetary and financial conditions remain the primary growth drivers, despite volatil...

The Philippines: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

The Philippines: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Philippines : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/245

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498353052

Keywords: current account, external debt, short-term debt, government debt, public debt

KEY ISSUES Context. Growth remains rapid, but has moderated from the 71/4 percent recorded in 2013. Remittances and accommodative monetary and financial conditions remain the primary growth drivers, despite volatil...

Debt, Growth and Natural Disasters A Caribbean Trilogy

Debt, Growth and Natural Disasters A Caribbean Trilogy »

Source: Debt, Growth and Natural Disasters A Caribbean Trilogy

Volume/Issue: 2014/125

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sebastian Acevedo Mejia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498337601

Keywords: Panel VAR with exogenous variables, natural disasters, growth, disasters, disaster, storms, Time-Series Models, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, General, Caribbean.,

This paper seeks to determine the effects that natural disasters have on per capita GDP and on the debt to GDP ratio in the Caribbean. Two types of natural disasters are studied -storms and floods- given their prev...

Debt, Growth and Natural Disasters A Caribbean Trilogy

Debt, Growth and Natural Disasters A Caribbean Trilogy »

Volume/Issue: 2014/125

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sebastian Acevedo Mejia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498337601.001

ISBN: 9781498337601

Keywords: Panel VAR with exogenous variables, natural disasters, growth, disasters, disaster, storms, Time-Series Models, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, General, Caribbean.,

This paper seeks to determine the effects that natural disasters have on per capita GDP and on the debt to GDP ratio in the Caribbean. Two types of natural disasters are studied -storms and floods- given their prev...

Remittances and Vulnerability in Developing Countries

Remittances and Vulnerability in Developing Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2014/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giulia Bettin , Andrea Presbitero , and Nicola Spatafora

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484385081.001

ISBN: 9781484385081

Keywords: Shocks, Business cycle, Vulnerability, Gravity model, remittance, migrant, bilateral remittances, official remittances, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems

This paper examines how international remittances are affected by structural characteristics, macroeconomic conditions, and adverse shocks in both source and recipient economies. We exploit a novel, rich panel data...

Remittances and Vulnerability in Developing Countries1

Remittances and Vulnerability in Developing Countries1 »

Source: Remittances and Vulnerability in Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2014/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giulia Bettin , Andrea Presbitero , and Nicola Spatafora

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484385081

Keywords: Shocks, Business cycle, Vulnerability, Gravity model, remittance, migrant, bilateral remittances, official remittances, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems

This paper examines how international remittances are affected by structural characteristics, macroeconomic conditions, and adverse shocks in both source and recipient economies. We exploit a novel, rich panel data...

Natural Disasters
			: Mitigating Impact,  Managing Risks

Natural Disasters : Mitigating Impact, Managing Risks »

Volume/Issue: 2012/245

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nicole Laframboise , and Boileau Loko

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475512717.001

ISBN: 9781475512717

Keywords: natural disasters, self-insurance, contingent financing, buffers, disaster, disasters, natural disaster, earthquake, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, Environment and Growth,

This paper reviews the literature on the macroeconomic impact of natural disasters and presents the IMF's role in assisting countries coping with natural catastrophes. Focusing on seven country cases, the paper des...

Natural Disasters

Natural Disasters »

Source: Natural Disasters : Mitigating Impact, Managing Risks

Volume/Issue: 2012/245

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nicole Laframboise , and Boileau Loko

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2012

ISBN: 9781475512717

Keywords: natural disasters, self-insurance, contingent financing, buffers, disaster, disasters, natural disaster, earthquake, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, Environment and Growth,

This paper reviews the literature on the macroeconomic impact of natural disasters and presents the IMF's role in assisting countries coping with natural catastrophes. Focusing on seven country cases, the paper des...