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Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation

Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation »

Source: Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation : The Case of Sierra Leone

Volume/Issue: 2008/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kadima Kalonji , Jan Gottschalk , and Ken Miyajima

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2008

ISBN: 9781451871296

Keywords: Historical decomposition, impulse response, variance decomposition, vector autoregression (VAR), monetary policy, central bank, aggregate demand,

This paper examines the determinants of inflation in Sierra Leone using a structural vector autoregression (VAR) approach to help forecast inflation for operational purposes. Despite data limitations, the paper acc...

Angola: Second Post-Program Monitoring

Angola: Second Post-Program Monitoring »

Source: Angola : Second Post-Program Monitoring

Volume/Issue: 2014/81

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484340684

Keywords: oil, foreign currency, inflation, financial stability

This paper reviews Angola's Second Post-Program Monitoring for different economic developments and policies. The IMF report highlights that Angola has returned to a path of solid economic growth, with single-digit...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Angola: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: Angola : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 2003/292

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2003

ISBN: 9781451800524

Keywords: inflation, exchange rate, high inflation, foreign currency, real wages

Several years of high inflation rates have negatively affected economic conditions in Angola. Macroeconomic stabilization in Angola entails strict control over central bank credit to the government, an ending of th...

Appendix Country Data

Appendix Country Data »

Source: Credibility Without Rules

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Carlo Cottarelli , and Curzio Giannini

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 1997

ISBN: 9781557756442

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rate regime, inflation, central bank, monetary policy

Information from Tables Information was collected for 100 countries (of which 22 were industrial countries according to the classification published in the IMF’s International Financ...

The Asymmetric Effects of Exchange Rate Fluctuations

The Asymmetric Effects of Exchange Rate Fluctuations »

Source: The Asymmetric Effects of Exchange Rate Fluctuations : Theory and Evidence From Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2000/184

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Magda Kandil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2000

ISBN: 9781451859355

Keywords: Exchange rate, rational expectations, asymmetric fluctuations, inflation, price inflation, real output

The paper examines the asymmetric effects of exchange rate fluctuations on real output and price in developing countries. The theoretical model decomposes movements in the exchange rate into anticipated and unantic...

A Bayesian-Estimated Model of Inflation Targeting in South Africa

A Bayesian-Estimated Model of Inflation Targeting in South Africa »

Source: A Bayesian-Estimated Model of Inflation Targeting in South Africa

Volume/Issue: 2008/48

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Thomas Harjes , and Luca Ricci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451869101

Keywords: monetary model, Bayesian estimation, monetary policy, real interest rate, monetary transmission,

This paper estimates a small dynamic macroeconomic model for the South African economy with Bayesian methods. The model is tailored to assessing the impact of domestic as well as external shocks on inflation within...