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Benefits of Compliance with Securities Listing Standards

Benefits of Compliance with Securities Listing Standards »

Source: Benefits of Compliance with Securities Listing Standards : Evidence From the Depository Receipt Market

Volume/Issue: 2001/79

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Abdourahmane Sarr

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

ISBN: 9781451850208

Keywords: Standards implementation, foreign equity investment, standards, equity capital, capital markets, access to international capital markets, Foreign Equity Capital,

The paper finds that costs of implementing stringent securities listing standards may exceed benefits. Depository receipts, a growing source of international equity financing, differ in types by the reporting and d...

Financial Liberalization and Financial Fragility*

Financial Liberalization and Financial Fragility* »

Source: Financial Liberalization and Financial Fragility

Volume/Issue: 1998/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , and Asli Demirgüç-Kunt

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1998

ISBN: 9781451850512

Keywords: Financial liberalization, banking crises, financial development, banking, banking crisis, bank assets

A study of 53 countries during 1980-95 finds that financial liberalization increases the probability of a banking crisis, but less so where the institutional environment is strong. In particular, respect for the ru...

Financial Structure, Bank Lending Rates, and the Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy

Financial Structure, Bank Lending Rates, and the Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy »

Source: Financial Structure, Bank Lending Rates, and the Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy

Volume/Issue: 1994/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Angeliki Kourelis , and Carlo Cottarelli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1994

ISBN: 9781451845761

Keywords: money market, discount rate, money market rates, money market rate

The stickiness of bank lending rates with respect to money market rates is often regarded as an obstacle to the smooth transmission of monetary policy impulses. Yet, no systematic measure of the different degree of...

Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade

Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade »

Source: Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade

Volume/Issue: 2005/11

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yi Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

ISBN: 9781451860306

Keywords: Income elasticity, Houthakker-Magee effect, 45-degree rule, income elasticities, equations, statistics, cointegration, import demand,

The Houthakker-Magee effect implies that a country facing unfavorable income elasticities in trade must either grow at a slower rate than its trading partners or experience a trend worsening of its current account...

How Risky Are Banks' Risk Weighted Assets? Evidence From the Financial Crisis

How Risky Are Banks' Risk Weighted Assets? Evidence From the Financial Crisis »

Source: How Risky Are Banks' Risk Weighted Assets? Evidence From the Financial Crisis

Volume/Issue: 2012/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sonali Das , and Amadou Sy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2012

ISBN: 9781463933791

Keywords: crisis, regulation, risk weighted assets, Basel III, banking, return on assets, dummy variables, standard errors, independent variables, Financial Institutions and Services: General

We study how investors account for the riskiness of banks' risk-weighted assets (RWA) by examining the determinants of stock returns and market measures of risk. We find that banks with higher RWA had lower stock r...

Benefits of Compliance with Securities Listing Standards
			: Evidence From the Depository Receipt Market

Benefits of Compliance with Securities Listing Standards : Evidence From the Depository Receipt Market »

Volume/Issue: 2001/79

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Abdourahmane Sarr

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451850208.001

ISBN: 9781451850208

Keywords: Standards implementation, foreign equity investment, standards, equity capital, capital markets, access to international capital markets, Foreign Equity Capital,

The paper finds that costs of implementing stringent securities listing standards may exceed benefits. Depository receipts, a growing source of international equity financing, differ in types by the reporting and d...

Financial Liberalization and Financial Fragility

Financial Liberalization and Financial Fragility »

Volume/Issue: 1998/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , and Asli Demirgüç-Kunt

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451850512.001

ISBN: 9781451850512

Keywords: Financial liberalization, banking crises, financial development, banking, banking crisis, bank assets

A study of 53 countries during 1980-95 finds that financial liberalization increases the probability of a banking crisis, but less so where the institutional environment is strong. In particular, respect for the ru...

Financial Structure, Bank Lending Rates, and the Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy

Financial Structure, Bank Lending Rates, and the Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy »

Volume/Issue: 1994/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Angeliki Kourelis , and Carlo Cottarelli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 1994

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451845761.001

ISBN: 9781451845761

Keywords: money market, discount rate, money market rates, money market rate

The stickiness of bank lending rates with respect to money market rates is often regarded as an obstacle to the smooth transmission of monetary policy impulses. Yet, no systematic measure of the different degree of...

Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade

Growth, Expansion of Markets, and Income Elasticities in World Trade »

Volume/Issue: 2005/11

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yi Wu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860306.001

ISBN: 9781451860306

Keywords: Income elasticity, Houthakker-Magee effect, 45-degree rule, income elasticities, equations, statistics, cointegration, import demand,

The Houthakker-Magee effect implies that a country facing unfavorable income elasticities in trade must either grow at a slower rate than its trading partners or experience a trend worsening of its current account...

How Risky Are Banks' Risk Weighted Assets? Evidence From the Financial Crisis

How Risky Are Banks' Risk Weighted Assets? Evidence From the Financial Crisis »

Volume/Issue: 2012/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sonali Das , and Amadou Sy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463933791.001

ISBN: 9781463933791

Keywords: crisis, regulation, risk weighted assets, Basel III, banking, return on assets, dummy variables, standard errors, independent variables, Financial Institutions and Services: General

We study how investors account for the riskiness of banks' risk-weighted assets (RWA) by examining the determinants of stock returns and market measures of risk. We find that banks with higher RWA had lower stock r...