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1. A Summary of Export and Import Price Index Methodology

1. A Summary of Export and Import Price Index Methodology »

Source: Export and Import Price Index Manual : Theory and Practice

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 December 2009

ISBN: 9781589067806

Keywords: equation, sampling, statistics, import price, survey

A. Introduction 1.0 A price index number is a summary measure of the proportionate or percentage change in a set of prices over time. Export and import price indices...

Accelerate Change

Accelerate Change »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2004

Volume/Issue: 41/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451952957

Keywords: hiv, sexually transmitted diseases, sexually transmitted infections, sexual behavior, cultural factors

This paper highlights that 10 new members joined the European Union on May 1, 2004, in the biggest enlargement of the community since its inception. However, the core economic concern is the weak growth performance...

4. Accounting Framework and Sectoral Financial Statements

4. Accounting Framework and Sectoral Financial Statements »

Source: Financial Soundness Indicators : Compilation Guide

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 April 2006

ISBN: 9781589063853

Keywords: deposit takers, financial corporations, retained earnings, financial assets, financial system

Introduction 4.1 Fundamental to understanding the financial condition of deposit takers, other corporations, and households is information from the traditional financ...

3. Accounting Principles for Financial Soundness Indicators

3. Accounting Principles for Financial Soundness Indicators »

Source: Financial Soundness Indicators : Compilation Guide

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 April 2006

ISBN: 9781589063853

Keywords: deposit takers, financial corporations, retained earnings, financial assets, financial system

Introduction 3.1 To compile both position and flow data for use in calculating FSIs, a consistent set of accounting principles is required. This chapter provides guid...

Accrual Budgeting and Fiscal Policy

Accrual Budgeting and Fiscal Policy »

Source: Accrual Budgeting and Fiscal Policy

Volume/Issue: 2009/84

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marc Robinson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2009

ISBN: 9781451872316

Keywords: fiscal stabilization policy, net worth, control totals, net lending, aggregate expenditure, expenditure, capital expenditure,

Can an accrual budgeting system-a system in which budgetary spending authorizations to line ministries are formulated in accrual terms-serve the needs of good fiscal policy? If so, how must such a system be designe...

Additions to Market Indices and the Comovement of Stock Returns Around the World

Additions to Market Indices and the Comovement of Stock Returns Around the World »

Source: Additions to Market Indices and the Comovement of Stock Returns Around the World

Volume/Issue: 2011/47

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yishay Yafeh , and Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2011

ISBN: 9781455218950

Keywords: Index inclusion, stock price comovements, category, habitat and information theories, index-based investment, investors, institutional investors, stock market, stock price, stock prices,

Using newly-constructed data covering the last decade, we document that, in most of forty markets, when added to the main index, firms' returns experience an increase in comovement with the rest of the index, refle...

Address by the Chairman of the Executive Board and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund

Address by the Chairman of the Executive Board and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund »

Source: Summary Proceedings of the Sixty-Second Annual Meetings 2008

Series: Summary Proceedings

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 April 2012

ISBN: 9781475504682

Keywords: financial markets, financial stability, financial system, international financial, financial sector

Mr. Chairman, Governors, honored guests, it is a pleasure to welcome you to these meetings on behalf of the International Monetary Fund. We meet at a critical time. We a...

Administering Fiscal Regimes for Extractive Industries
			: A Handbook

Administering Fiscal Regimes for Extractive Industries : A Handbook »

Series: Books

Author(s): Jack Calder

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475575170.071

ISBN: 9781475575170

Keywords: natural resource, natural resources, natural resource taxes, natural resource taxation, tax authority

This handbook is one of the first of its kind to focus attention on effectively administering revenues from extractive industries. It provides policymakers and officials in developing and emerging market economies...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Administering Fiscal Regimes for Extractive Industries : A Handbook

Series: Books

Author(s): Jack Calder

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 2014

ISBN: 9781475575170

Keywords: natural resource, natural resources, natural resource taxes, natural resource taxation, tax authority

This handbook is one of the first of its kind to focus attention on effectively administering revenues from extractive industries. It provides policymakers and officials in developing and emerging market economies...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Administering Fiscal Regimes for Extractive Industries : A Handbook

Series: Books

Author(s): Jack Calder

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 July 2014

ISBN: 9781475575170

Keywords: natural resource, natural resources, natural resource taxes, natural resource taxation, tax authority

This handbook is one of the first of its kind to focus attention on effectively administering revenues from extractive industries. It provides policymakers and officials in developing and emerging market economies...