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Guidance Note For Developing Government Local Currency Bond Markets

Guidance Note For Developing Government Local Currency Bond Markets »

Source: Guidance Note For Developing Government Local Currency Bond Markets

Volume/Issue: 2021/001

Series: Analytical Notes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 March 2021

ISBN: 9781513573922

Keywords: Government securities, Securities, Bonds, Securities markets, Government debt management, AN, market development, repo market, investor base, reverse repo

This guidance note was prepared by International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group staff under a project undertaken with the support of grants from the Financial Sector Reform and Strengthening Initiative, (...

Guidance Note For Developing Government Local Currency Bond Markets

Guidance Note For Developing Government Local Currency Bond Markets »

Volume/Issue: 2021/001

Series: Analytical Notes

Author(s): International Monetary Fund;World Bank

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 March 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513573922.064

ISBN: 9781513573922

Keywords: Government securities, Securities, Bonds, Securities markets, Government debt management, AN, market development, repo market, investor base, reverse repo

This guidance note was prepared by International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group staff under a project undertaken with the support of grants from the Financial Sector Reform and Strengthening Initiative, (...

Foreign Exchange Intervention Rules for Central Banks: A Risk-based Framework

Foreign Exchange Intervention Rules for Central Banks: A Risk-based Framework »

Source: Foreign Exchange Intervention Rules for Central Banks: A Risk-based Framework

Volume/Issue: 2021/032

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Romain Lafarguette , and Romain Veyrune

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513569406

Keywords: Exchange rates, Vector autoregression, Exchange rate risk, Foreign exchange, Currency markets, Foreign Exchange Interventions, Value at Risk, GARCH, WP, var FX intervention rule

This paper presents a rule for foreign exchange interventions (FXI), designed to preserve financial stability in floating exchange rate arrangements. The FXI rule addresses a market failure: the absence of hedging...

Foreign Exchange Intervention Rules for Central Banks: A Risk-based Framework

Foreign Exchange Intervention Rules for Central Banks: A Risk-based Framework »

Volume/Issue: 2021/032

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Romain Lafarguette , and Romain Veyrune

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513569406.001

ISBN: 9781513569406

Keywords: Exchange rates, Vector autoregression, Exchange rate risk, Foreign exchange, Currency markets, Foreign Exchange Interventions, Value at Risk, GARCH, WP, var FX intervention rule

This paper presents a rule for foreign exchange interventions (FXI), designed to preserve financial stability in floating exchange rate arrangements. The FXI rule addresses a market failure: the absence of hedging...

Bank Balance Sheets and External Shocks in Asia: The Role of FXI, MPMs and CFMs

Bank Balance Sheets and External Shocks in Asia: The Role of FXI, MPMs and CFMs »

Source: Bank Balance Sheets and External Shocks in Asia: The Role of FXI, MPMs and CFMs

Volume/Issue: 2021/010

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zefeng Chen , Sanaa Nadeem , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513566832

Keywords: Income inequality, Foreign direct investment, Capital flows, Remittances, Income, Financial statements, Exchange rates, Foreign assets, Real exchange rates, Foreign exchange

In emerging Asia, banks constitute the dominant source of financing consumption and investment, and bank balance sheets comprise large gross FX assets and liabilities. This paper extends the DSGE model of Gertler a...

Bank Balance Sheets and External Shocks in Asia: The Role of FXI, MPMs and CFMs

Bank Balance Sheets and External Shocks in Asia: The Role of FXI, MPMs and CFMs »

Volume/Issue: 2021/010

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zefeng Chen , Sanaa Nadeem , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513566832.001

ISBN: 9781513566832

Keywords: Income inequality, Foreign direct investment, Capital flows, Remittances, Income, Financial statements, Exchange rates, Foreign assets, Real exchange rates, Foreign exchange

In emerging Asia, banks constitute the dominant source of financing consumption and investment, and bank balance sheets comprise large gross FX assets and liabilities. This paper extends the DSGE model of Gertler a...

Sovereign Debt Standstills

Sovereign Debt Standstills »

Volume/Issue: 2020/290

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Carlos Hatchondo , Leonardo Martinez , and Cesar Sosa Padilla

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513564531.001

ISBN: 9781513564531

Keywords: Debt relief, Securities markets, Debt burden, Asset prices, Personal income, Standstill, Haircuts, COVID-19, Default, Debt Overhang

As a response to economic crises triggered by COVID-19, sovereign debt standstill proposals emphasize debt payment suspensions without haircuts on the face value of debt obligations. We quantify the effects of sta...

Sovereign Debt Standstills1

Sovereign Debt Standstills1 »

Source: Sovereign Debt Standstills

Volume/Issue: 2020/290

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Carlos Hatchondo , Leonardo Martinez , and Cesar Sosa Padilla

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 December 2020

ISBN: 9781513564531

Keywords: Debt relief, Securities markets, Debt burden, Asset prices, Personal income, Standstill, Haircuts, COVID-19, Default, Debt Overhang

As a response to economic crises triggered by COVID-19, sovereign debt standstill proposals emphasize debt payment suspensions without haircuts on the face value of debt obligations. We quantify the effects of sta...

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Mexico’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Mexico’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/306

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513561714

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Public sector, Inflation, Credit, ISCR, CR, FCL resource, Mexico's qualification, IMF's executive board

The Covid-19 shock this year has imposed an enormous strain on Mexico. Beside the staggering human cost, the economy faces a historic drop in output and employment and a sharp spike in poverty. It is expected to ta...

Mexico
			: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2020/306

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513561714.002

ISBN: 9781513561714

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Public sector, Inflation, Credit, ISCR, CR, FCL resource, Mexico's qualification, IMF's executive board

The Covid-19 shock this year has imposed an enormous strain on Mexico. Beside the staggering human cost, the economy faces a historic drop in output and employment and a sharp spike in poverty. It is expected to ta...

Mexico: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release and Staff Report

Mexico: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/306

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513561714

Keywords: External debt, Public debt, Public sector, Inflation, Credit, ISCR, CR, FCL resource, Mexico's qualification, IMF's executive board

The Covid-19 shock this year has imposed an enormous strain on Mexico. Beside the staggering human cost, the economy faces a historic drop in output and employment and a sharp spike in poverty. It is expected to ta...

Perspectivas para América Latina y el Caribe: La persistencia de la pandemia nubla la recuperación

Perspectivas para América Latina y el Caribe: La persistencia de la pandemia nubla la recuperación »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2020

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513558301

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

La pandemia sigue propagándose en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC), pero la actividad económica está repuntando. Tras una profunda contracción en abril, la actividad empezó a recuperarse en mayo...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere
			: Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2020

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558301.086

ISBN: 9781513558301

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

The pandemic continues to spread in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), but economic activity is picking up. After a deep contraction in April, activity started recovering in May, as lockdowns were gradually eas...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2020

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513558301

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

The pandemic continues to spread in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), but economic activity is picking up. After a deep contraction in April, activity started recovering in May, as lockdowns were gradually eas...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere
			: Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2020

Language: Portuguese

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558370.086

ISBN: 9781513558370

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

The pandemic continues to spread in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), but economic activity is picking up. After a deep contraction in April, activity started recovering in May, as lockdowns were gradually eas...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Mexico

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Mexico »

Source: Mexico : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 192020/293

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513560243

Keywords: Public debt, Banking, Credit, Public investment spending, Inflation, ISCR, CR, td valign, labor market informality, swap line

Covid-19 has exacted a tragic human, social, and economic toll on Mexico. Over 85,000 lives were lost; unofficial estimates are notably higher. Of 12 million workers that lost their jobs, most of whom came from the...

Mexico
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 192020/293

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513560243.002

ISBN: 9781513560243

Keywords: Public debt, Banking, Credit, Public investment spending, Inflation, ISCR, CR, td valign, labor market informality, swap line

Covid-19 has exacted a tragic human, social, and economic toll on Mexico. Over 85,000 lives were lost; unofficial estimates are notably higher. Of 12 million workers that lost their jobs, most of whom came from the...

Mexico: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release and Staff Report

Mexico: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 192020/293

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513560243

Keywords: Public debt, Banking, Credit, Public investment spending, Inflation, ISCR, CR, td valign, labor market informality, swap line

Covid-19 has exacted a tragic human, social, and economic toll on Mexico. Over 85,000 lives were lost; unofficial estimates are notably higher. Of 12 million workers that lost their jobs, most of whom came from the...

Mexico: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release and Staff Report

Mexico: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 192020/293

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513560243

Keywords: Public debt, Banking, Credit, Public investment spending, Inflation, ISCR, CR, td valign, labor market informality, swap line

Covid-19 has exacted a tragic human, social, and economic toll on Mexico. Over 85,000 lives were lost; unofficial estimates are notably higher. Of 12 million workers that lost their jobs, most of whom came from the...

Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean: Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean: Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558264

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

The pandemic continues to spread in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), but economic activity is picking up. After a deep contraction in April, activity started r...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere
			: Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513558264.082

ISBN: 9781513558264

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

The pandemic continues to spread in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), but economic activity is picking up. After a deep contraction in April, activity started recovering in May, as lockdowns were gradually eas...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2020, Western Hemisphere : Pandemic Persistence Clouds the Recovery

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513558264

Keywords: COVID-19 , Regional Economic Outlook, Health, Crisis management, Crisis recovery and resolution planning, Monetary policy, Financial risk, Labor market policy, COVID-19, pandemic

The pandemic continues to spread in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), but economic activity is picking up. After a deep contraction in April, activity started recovering in May, as lockdowns were gradually eas...

A Mexican State-level Perspective on Covid-19 and its Economic Fallout

A Mexican State-level Perspective on Covid-19 and its Economic Fallout »

Volume/Issue: 2020/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Pablo Cuesta Aguirre , and Swarnali Hannan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559025.001

ISBN: 9781513559025

Keywords: Health care spending, Health, COVID-19 , Population and demographics, Public expenditure review, state-level data, economic activity, containment measures, pre-existing conditions, WP

Mexico has had one of the highest death tolls from Covid-19 and among the largest declines in output compared to peers. This paper utilizes data on Mexico's thirty-two states to better understand the relationship b...

Mexico Needs a Fiscal Twist: Response to Covid-19 and Beyond

Mexico Needs a Fiscal Twist: Response to Covid-19 and Beyond »

Volume/Issue: 2020/215

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Swarnali Hannan , Keiko Honjo , and Mehdi Raissi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559018.001

ISBN: 9781513559018

Keywords: Social assistance spending, Fiscal policy, Revenue administration, Health care spending, Public investment spending, Covid-19, fiscal response, tax, social safety nets, general equilibrium model.

Mexico's fiscal response to the pandemic has been modest compared to its peers, reflecting the authorities' desire to not issue new debt for spending. This approach, however, risks a more severe recession and a wea...

A Mexican State-level Perspective on Covid-19 and its Economic Fallout

A Mexican State-level Perspective on Covid-19 and its Economic Fallout »

Source: A Mexican State-level Perspective on Covid-19 and its Economic Fallout

Volume/Issue: 2020/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Pablo Cuesta Aguirre , and Swarnali Hannan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513559025

Keywords: Health care spending, Health, COVID-19 , Population and demographics, Public expenditure review, state-level data, economic activity, containment measures, pre-existing conditions, WP

Mexico has had one of the highest death tolls from Covid-19 and among the largest declines in output compared to peers. This paper utilizes data on Mexico's thirty-two states to better understand the relationship b...

Mexico Needs a Fiscal Twist: Response to Covid-19 and Beyond

Mexico Needs a Fiscal Twist: Response to Covid-19 and Beyond »

Source: Mexico Needs a Fiscal Twist: Response to Covid-19 and Beyond

Volume/Issue: 2020/215

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Swarnali Hannan , Keiko Honjo , and Mehdi Raissi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 October 2020

ISBN: 9781513559018

Keywords: Social assistance spending, Fiscal policy, Revenue administration, Health care spending, Public investment spending, Covid-19, fiscal response, tax, social safety nets, general equilibrium model.

Mexico's fiscal response to the pandemic has been modest compared to its peers, reflecting the authorities' desire to not issue new debt for spending. This approach, however, risks a more severe recession and a wea...

The Macroeconomic Effects of Structural Reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Macroeconomic Effects of Structural Reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2020/195

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , Takuji Komatsuzaki , and Samuel Pienknagura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513557632.001

ISBN: 9781513557632

Keywords: Structural reforms, Employment protection, Commodity markets, Total factor productivity, Trade liberalization, WP, tag0, graphic tag0, reform, product market

This paper estimates the macroeconomic effects of structural reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) using the dataset constructed by Alesina et al. (2020). We find that large changes in the reform index h...

The Macroeconomic Effects of Structural Reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean1

The Macroeconomic Effects of Structural Reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean1 »

Source: The Macroeconomic Effects of Structural Reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2020/195

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , Takuji Komatsuzaki , and Samuel Pienknagura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2020

ISBN: 9781513557632

Keywords: Structural reforms, Employment protection, Commodity markets, Total factor productivity, Trade liberalization, WP, tag0, graphic tag0, reform, product market

This paper estimates the macroeconomic effects of structural reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) using the dataset constructed by Alesina et al. (2020). We find that large changes in the reform index h...

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2019/257

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Alvarez , and Cian Ruane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519920.001

ISBN: 9781513519920

Keywords: Social safety nets, Economic conditions, Informal sector, Social security, Labor costs, Informality, Misallocation, Productivity, Growth, Mexico.

We assess the aggregate productivity impact of distortions arising from labor regulations in Mexico and how they interact with informality. Using employment surveys and a firm-level economic census, we document a n...

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico »

Source: Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2019/257

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Alvarez , and Cian Ruane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519920

Keywords: Social safety nets, Economic conditions, Informal sector, Social security, Labor costs, Informality, Misallocation, Productivity, Growth, Mexico.

We assess the aggregate productivity impact of distortions arising from labor regulations in Mexico and how they interact with informality. Using employment surveys and a firm-level economic census, we document a n...

IMF Executive Board Approves New Two-Year US$61 Billion Flexible Credit Line Arrangement with Mexico

IMF Executive Board Approves New Two-Year US$61 Billion Flexible Credit Line Arrangement with Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/354

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513521183

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Public debt, Financial crises, External sector, External shocks, ISCR, CR, FCL, mid-term review, strong policy

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Fiscal policy has stemmed the rise in the public debt ratio in the past two years; a very tight mone...

Mexico
			: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2019/354

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513521183.002

ISBN: 9781513521183

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Public debt, Financial crises, External sector, External shocks, ISCR, CR, FCL, mid-term review, strong policy

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Fiscal policy has stemmed the rise in the public debt ratio in the past two years; a very tight mone...

Mexico: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement—Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/354

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513521183

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Public debt, Financial crises, External sector, External shocks, ISCR, CR, FCL, mid-term review, strong policy

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Fiscal policy has stemmed the rise in the public debt ratio in the past two years; a very tight mone...

Mexico: Assessment of the Impact of the Proposed Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line on the Fund’S Finances and Liquidity Position

Mexico: Assessment of the Impact of the Proposed Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line on the Fund’S Finances and Liquidity Position »

Source: Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/354

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513521183

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Public debt, Financial crises, External sector, External shocks, ISCR, CR, FCL, mid-term review, strong policy

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Fiscal policy has stemmed the rise in the public debt ratio in the past two years; a very tight mone...

Mexico
			: Technical Assistance Report-Public Investment Management Assessment

Mexico : Technical Assistance Report-Public Investment Management Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2019/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513520148.002

ISBN: 9781513520148

Keywords: Financial crises, Public sector investments, Economic policy, Fiscal indicators, Regional economics, ISCR, CR, medium-term, public investment, budget year

This Technical Assistance report on Mexico discusses public investment management assessment (PIMA). It evaluates 15 key institutions in terms of their institutional strength and effectiveness across the planning,...

Mexico

Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Technical Assistance Report-Public Investment Management Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2019/339

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513520148

Keywords: Financial crises, Public sector investments, Economic policy, Fiscal indicators, Regional economics, ISCR, CR, medium-term, public investment, budget year

This Technical Assistance report on Mexico discusses public investment management assessment (PIMA). It evaluates 15 key institutions in terms of their institutional strength and effectiveness across the planning,...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Mexico

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Mexico »

Source: Mexico : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519005

Keywords: External sector, National accounts, Financial indicators, Balance of payments, Financial soundness indicators, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Pemex, medium-term

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Mexico discusses that growth is expected to accelerate modestly in the near-term, reaching 0.4 percent in 2019, as macroeconomic policies become less contractionary. Monetary...

Mexico
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Mexico : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2019/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519005.002

ISBN: 9781513519005

Keywords: External sector, National accounts, Financial indicators, Balance of payments, Financial soundness indicators, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Pemex, medium-term

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Mexico discusses that growth is expected to accelerate modestly in the near-term, reaching 0.4 percent in 2019, as macroeconomic policies become less contractionary. Monetary...

Mexico
			: Selected Issues

Mexico : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/337

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519043.002

ISBN: 9781513519043

Keywords: Capital expenditure, Economic indicators, Capital, Investment, Expenditures, ISCR, CR, PEMEX, fiscal regime, profit-sharing

This Selected Issues paper shows that upgrading basic public infrastructure, and road infrastructure, raises productivity among firms, not only for large companies but also for Mexico's large number of small and mi...

Mexico: 2019 Article IV Consultation—press Release and Staff Report

Mexico: 2019 Article IV Consultation—press Release and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519005

Keywords: External sector, National accounts, Financial indicators, Balance of payments, Financial soundness indicators, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Pemex, medium-term

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Mexico discusses that growth is expected to accelerate modestly in the near-term, reaching 0.4 percent in 2019, as macroeconomic policies become less contractionary. Monetary...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/337

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519043

Keywords: Capital expenditure, Economic indicators, Capital, Investment, Expenditures, ISCR, CR, PEMEX, fiscal regime, profit-sharing

This Selected Issues paper shows that upgrading basic public infrastructure, and road infrastructure, raises productivity among firms, not only for large companies but also for Mexico's large number of small and mi...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/337

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519043

Keywords: Capital expenditure, Economic indicators, Capital, Investment, Expenditures, ISCR, CR, PEMEX, fiscal regime, profit-sharing

This Selected Issues paper shows that upgrading basic public infrastructure, and road infrastructure, raises productivity among firms, not only for large companies but also for Mexico's large number of small and mi...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/337

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519043

Keywords: Capital expenditure, Economic indicators, Capital, Investment, Expenditures, ISCR, CR, PEMEX, fiscal regime, profit-sharing

This Selected Issues paper shows that upgrading basic public infrastructure, and road infrastructure, raises productivity among firms, not only for large companies but also for Mexico's large number of small and mi...

Mexico: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Mexico: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Mexico : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/336

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519005

Keywords: External sector, National accounts, Financial indicators, Balance of payments, Financial soundness indicators, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, Pemex, medium-term

This 2019 Article IV Consultation with Mexico discusses that growth is expected to accelerate modestly in the near-term, reaching 0.4 percent in 2019, as macroeconomic policies become less contractionary. Monetary...

Income Inequality and Government Transfers in Mexico

Income Inequality and Government Transfers in Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2019/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Frederic Lambert , and Hyunmin Park

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498320863.001

ISBN: 9781498320863

Keywords: Social security, Income distribution, Demographic indicators, North American Free Trade Agreement, Development policy, inequality, poverty, social policies, Mexico, government transfer

We analyze microdata from Mexico's survey on household income and expenditures (ENIGH) to study the evolution of income inequality in Mexico over 2004-16, identify its sources, and investigate how it was affected...

Income Inequality and Government Transfers in Mexico

Income Inequality and Government Transfers in Mexico »

Source: Income Inequality and Government Transfers in Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2019/148

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Frederic Lambert , and Hyunmin Park

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498320863

Keywords: Social security, Income distribution, Demographic indicators, North American Free Trade Agreement, Development policy, inequality, poverty, social policies, Mexico, government transfer

We analyze microdata from Mexico's survey on household income and expenditures (ENIGH) to study the evolution of income inequality in Mexico over 2004-16, identify its sources, and investigate how it was affected...

Optimal Fiscal Spending and Reserve Accumulation Policies under Volatile Aid

Optimal Fiscal Spending and Reserve Accumulation Policies under Volatile Aid »

Volume/Issue: 2019/126

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ioana Moldovan , Shu-Chun Susan Yang , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498312110.001

ISBN: 9781498312110

Keywords: Absorptive capacity, Private consumption, Real interest rates, Government consumption, Public goods, aid, fiscal policy, foreign exchange intervention, optimal policy, low-income countries.

This paper assesses the optimal setting of fiscal spending and foreign exchange rate intervention policies in response to volatile foreign aid, in a small open economy model that incorporates typical features of lo...

Optimal Fiscal Spending and Reserve Accumulation Policies under Volatile Aid

Optimal Fiscal Spending and Reserve Accumulation Policies under Volatile Aid »

Source: Optimal Fiscal Spending and Reserve Accumulation Policies under Volatile Aid

Volume/Issue: 2019/126

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ioana Moldovan , Shu-Chun Susan Yang , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498312110

Keywords: Absorptive capacity, Private consumption, Real interest rates, Government consumption, Public goods, aid, fiscal policy, foreign exchange intervention, optimal policy, low-income countries.

This paper assesses the optimal setting of fiscal spending and foreign exchange rate intervention policies in response to volatile foreign aid, in a small open economy model that incorporates typical features of lo...

Firm Size, Life Cycle Dynamics and Growth Constraints: Evidence from Mexico*

Firm Size, Life Cycle Dynamics and Growth Constraints: Evidence from Mexico* »

Source: Firm Size, Life Cycle Dynamics and Growth Constraints: Evidence from Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2019/87

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christian Saborowski , and Florian Misch

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498311137

Keywords: Social security, Economic growth, Development, Services industry, Manufacturing sector, Firm size, Firm growth, Life cycle dynamics, Distortions, Klenow

This paper examines the variation in life cycle growth across the universe of Mexican firms. We establish two stylized facts to motivate our analysis: first, we show that firm size matters for development by illust...

Firm Size, Life Cycle Dynamics and Growth Constraints: Evidence from Mexico

Firm Size, Life Cycle Dynamics and Growth Constraints: Evidence from Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2019/87

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christian Saborowski , and Florian Misch

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 May 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498311137.001

ISBN: 9781498311137

Keywords: Social security, Economic growth, Development, Services industry, Manufacturing sector, Firm size, Firm growth, Life cycle dynamics, Distortions, Klenow

This paper examines the variation in life cycle growth across the universe of Mexican firms. We establish two stylized facts to motivate our analysis: first, we show that firm size matters for development by illust...

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Mexico’s Performance Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Mexico’s Performance Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/332

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484386644

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

Mexico's economy has exhibited resilience in the face of a complex external environment. The current administration has responded appropriately to the recent external shocks and demonstrated its commitment to macro...

Mexico
			: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2018/332

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484386644.002

ISBN: 9781484386644

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

Mexico's economy has exhibited resilience in the face of a complex external environment. The current administration has responded appropriately to the recent external shocks and demonstrated its commitment to macro...

Mexico: Review under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico: Review under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/332

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484386644

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

Mexico's economy has exhibited resilience in the face of a complex external environment. The current administration has responded appropriately to the recent external shocks and demonstrated its commitment to macro...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Mexico November 26, 2018

Statement by the Staff Representative on Mexico November 26, 2018 »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2018/332

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484386644

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

Mexico's economy has exhibited resilience in the face of a complex external environment. The current administration has responded appropriately to the recent external shocks and demonstrated its commitment to macro...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Mexico

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Mexico »

Source: Mexico : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement

Volume/Issue: 2018/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383667

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

A new political landscape is shaping up in Mexico following the July elections. President-elect López Obrador has promised to reduce corruption and crime, and boost social spending and public investment, while main...

Mexico
			: Selected Issues

Mexico : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/308

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383711.002

ISBN: 9781484383711

Keywords: Labor markets, Informal sector, Minimum wages, Wage policy, Productivity, Income inequality, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper on Mexico documents the composition, trends, and labor market implications of informality using data from the National Employment Survey (ENOE). Over half of the employed population has i...

Mexico
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement

Mexico : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement »

Volume/Issue: 2018/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484383667.002

ISBN: 9781484383667

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

A new political landscape is shaping up in Mexico following the July elections. President-elect López Obrador has promised to reduce corruption and crime, and boost social spending and public investment, while main...

The Price and Welfare Effects of The Value-Added Tax: Evidence from Mexico

The Price and Welfare Effects of The Value-Added Tax: Evidence from Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2018/240

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rodrigo Mariscal , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484381632.001

ISBN: 9781484381632

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Mexico, Value-Added Tax, Tax Incidence, Economic Welfare, Inflation Pass-Through, Difference-in-differences, Incidence, Models with Panel Data

In this paper we analyze the incidence of the VAT and its effects on the income distribution. To identify these effects, we rely on two tax reforms undertaken in Mexico that increased the VAT rate for a group of ci...

Mexico: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement

Mexico: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement »

Source: Mexico : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement

Volume/Issue: 2018/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383667

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

A new political landscape is shaping up in Mexico following the July elections. President-elect López Obrador has promised to reduce corruption and crime, and boost social spending and public investment, while main...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/308

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383711

Keywords: Labor markets, Informal sector, Minimum wages, Wage policy, Productivity, Income inequality, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper on Mexico documents the composition, trends, and labor market implications of informality using data from the National Employment Survey (ENOE). Over half of the employed population has i...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/308

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383711

Keywords: Labor markets, Informal sector, Minimum wages, Wage policy, Productivity, Income inequality, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper on Mexico documents the composition, trends, and labor market implications of informality using data from the National Employment Survey (ENOE). Over half of the employed population has i...

Mexico: Selected Issues

Mexico: Selected Issues »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/308

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383711

Keywords: Labor markets, Informal sector, Minimum wages, Wage policy, Productivity, Income inequality, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper on Mexico documents the composition, trends, and labor market implications of informality using data from the National Employment Survey (ENOE). Over half of the employed population has i...

Mexico: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Mexico: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Mexico : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement

Volume/Issue: 2018/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383667

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

A new political landscape is shaping up in Mexico following the July elections. President-elect López Obrador has promised to reduce corruption and crime, and boost social spending and public investment, while main...

The Price and Welfare Effects of The Value-Added Tax: Evidence from Mexico1

The Price and Welfare Effects of The Value-Added Tax: Evidence from Mexico1 »

Source: The Price and Welfare Effects of The Value-Added Tax: Evidence from Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2018/240

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rodrigo Mariscal , and Alejandro Werner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484381632

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Mexico, Value-Added Tax, Tax Incidence, Economic Welfare, Inflation Pass-Through, Difference-in-differences, Incidence, Models with Panel Data

In this paper we analyze the incidence of the VAT and its effects on the income distribution. To identify these effects, we rely on two tax reforms undertaken in Mexico that increased the VAT rate for a group of ci...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative November 5, 2018

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative November 5, 2018 »

Source: Mexico : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Staff Statement

Volume/Issue: 2018/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484383667

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

A new political landscape is shaping up in Mexico following the July elections. President-elect López Obrador has promised to reduce corruption and crime, and boost social spending and public investment, while main...

Mexico
			: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Mexico : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation »

Volume/Issue: 2018/289

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484379820.002

ISBN: 9781484379820

Keywords: Fiscal transparency, Economic forecasting, Budgeting, Fiscal reporting, Risk management, Revenues

This Fiscal Transparency Evaluation (FTE) report assesses Mexico's fiscal transparency practices against the IMF's Fiscal Transparency Code (FTC), including the draft pillar on resource revenue management. Mexico s...

Mexico

Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Volume/Issue: 2018/289

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2018

ISBN: 9781484379820

Keywords: Fiscal transparency, Economic forecasting, Budgeting, Fiscal reporting, Risk management, Revenues

This Fiscal Transparency Evaluation (FTE) report assesses Mexico's fiscal transparency practices against the IMF's Fiscal Transparency Code (FTC), including the draft pillar on resource revenue management. Mexico s...

How Do Migration and Remittances Affect Inequality? A Case Study of Mexico

How Do Migration and Remittances Affect Inequality? A Case Study of Mexico »

Source: How Do Migration and Remittances Affect Inequality? A Case Study of Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2018/136

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zsoka Koczan , and Franz Loyola

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484361634

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Mexico, Migration, Remittances, inequality, Firm Behavior, International Lending and Debt Problems

The poverty-reducing effects of remittances have been well-documented, however, their effects on inequality are less clear. This paper examines the impact of remittances on inequality in Mexico using household-leve...

How Do Migration and Remittances Affect Inequality? A Case Study of Mexico

How Do Migration and Remittances Affect Inequality? A Case Study of Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2018/136

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zsoka Koczan , and Franz Loyola

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484361634.001

ISBN: 9781484361634

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Mexico, Migration, Remittances, inequality, Firm Behavior, International Lending and Debt Problems

The poverty-reducing effects of remittances have been well-documented, however, their effects on inequality are less clear. This paper examines the impact of remittances on inequality in Mexico using household-leve...

Resource Misallocation and Productivity: Evidence from Mexico

Resource Misallocation and Productivity: Evidence from Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2018/112

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Florian Misch , and Christian Saborowski

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484353578.001

ISBN: 9781484353578

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Mexico, Resource Misallocation; Productivity; Distortions, Resource Misallocation, Productivity, Distortions Author&;amp;#x2019;s, Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development

This paper explores the role for specific structural distortions in explaining Mexico's weak productivity growth through the resource misallocation channel. The paper makes two contributions. First, we validate the...

Resource Misallocation and Productivity: Evidence from Mexico

Resource Misallocation and Productivity: Evidence from Mexico »

Source: Resource Misallocation and Productivity: Evidence from Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2018/112

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Florian Misch , and Christian Saborowski

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484353578

Keywords: Western Hemisphere, Mexico, Resource Misallocation; Productivity; Distortions, Resource Misallocation, Productivity, Distortions Author&;amp;#x2019;s, Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development

This paper explores the role for specific structural distortions in explaining Mexico's weak productivity growth through the resource misallocation channel. The paper makes two contributions. First, we validate the...

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2018/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484353059.001

ISBN: 9781484353059

Keywords: Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Taxation, Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Argentina, Fiscal policy, Guatemala, Jamaica

This paper presents a new database of fiscal consolidations for 14 Latin American and Caribbean economies during 1989-2016. We focus on discretionary changes in taxes and government spending primarily motivated by...

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean1

A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean1 »

Source: A New Action-based Dataset of Fiscal Consolidation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2018/94

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353059

Keywords: Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Taxation, Uruguay, Western Hemisphere, Argentina, Fiscal policy, Guatemala, Jamaica

This paper presents a new database of fiscal consolidations for 14 Latin American and Caribbean economies during 1989-2016. We focus on discretionary changes in taxes and government spending primarily motivated by...

Welfare Gains from Market Insurance: The Case of Mexican Oil Price Risk

Welfare Gains from Market Insurance: The Case of Mexican Oil Price Risk »

Volume/Issue: 2018/35

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Chang Ma , and Fabian Valencia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484344163.001

ISBN: 9781484344163

Keywords: Sovereign debt, Mexico, Hedging, Western Hemisphere, Default, Commodity exporters, General

Over the past two decades, Mexico has hedged oil price risk through the purchase of put options. We examine the resulting welfare gains using a standard sovereign default model calibrated to Mexican data. We show t...

Welfare Gains from Market Insurance: The Case of Mexican Oil Price Risk

Welfare Gains from Market Insurance: The Case of Mexican Oil Price Risk »

Source: Welfare Gains from Market Insurance: The Case of Mexican Oil Price Risk

Volume/Issue: 2018/35

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Chang Ma , and Fabian Valencia

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484344163

Keywords: Sovereign debt, Mexico, Hedging, Western Hemisphere, Default, Commodity exporters, General

Over the past two decades, Mexico has hedged oil price risk through the purchase of put options. We examine the resulting welfare gains using a standard sovereign default model calibrated to Mexican data. We show t...

Mexico
			: Detailed Assessment Report-Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

Mexico : Detailed Assessment Report-Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism »

Volume/Issue: 2017/405

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484335482.002

ISBN: 9781484335482

Keywords: Financial Sector Assessment Program, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Corruption, Tax evasion, Mexico

This report provides a summary of the anti-money laundering/combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) measures in place in Mexico. Mexico has a mature AML/CFT regime, with a correspondingly well-developed lega...

Mexico
			: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes-FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT)

Mexico : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes-FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) »

Volume/Issue: 2017/406

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484335543.002

ISBN: 9781484335543

Keywords: Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Corruption, Tax evasion, Mexico, Money laundering, Economic reforms, FIU, beneficial owner

This report evaluates the observance of standards and codes on Financial Action Task Force recommendations for anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) in Mexico. Mexico has a mature...

Mexico

Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes-FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT)

Volume/Issue: 2017/406

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484335543

Keywords: Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Corruption, Tax evasion, Mexico, Money laundering, Economic reforms, FIU, beneficial owner

This report evaluates the observance of standards and codes on Financial Action Task Force recommendations for anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) in Mexico. Mexico has a mature...

Mexico

Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Detailed Assessment Report-Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

Volume/Issue: 2017/405

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484335482

Keywords: Financial Sector Assessment Program, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Corruption, Tax evasion, Mexico

This report provides a summary of the anti-money laundering/combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) measures in place in Mexico. Mexico has a mature AML/CFT regime, with a correspondingly well-developed lega...

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net—Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform—Revised Proposals

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net—Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform—Revised Proposals »

Source: Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform-Revised Proposals

Volume/Issue: 2017/068

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Policy Development and Review Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 December 2017

ISBN: 9781498346153

Keywords: Financial safety nets, Lines of credit, Forward commitment capacity, Liquidity, Balance of payments need, FCL, PLL, credit line, SLS, toolkit

in the Fund's work stream on the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN). The paper follows the Executive Board's discussion of the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Cred...

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net—Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform—Revised Proposals—Supplementary Information

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net—Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform—Revised Proposals—Supplementary Information »

Source: Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform-Revised Proposals

Volume/Issue: 2017/068

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Policy Development and Review Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 December 2017

ISBN: 9781498346153

Keywords: Financial safety nets, Lines of credit, Forward commitment capacity, Liquidity, Balance of payments need, FCL, PLL, credit line, SLS, toolkit

in the Fund's work stream on the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN). The paper follows the Executive Board's discussion of the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Cred...

IMF Executive Board Discusses Proposals for Toolkit Reform, Concludes Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line

IMF Executive Board Discusses Proposals for Toolkit Reform, Concludes Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line »

Source: Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform-Revised Proposals

Volume/Issue: 2017/068

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Policy Development and Review Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 December 2017

ISBN: 9781498346153

Keywords: Financial safety nets, Lines of credit, Forward commitment capacity, Liquidity, Balance of payments need, FCL, PLL, credit line, SLS, toolkit

in the Fund's work stream on the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN). The paper follows the Executive Board's discussion of the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Cred...

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform-Revised Proposals

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Credit Line and Precautionary and Liquidity Line, and Proposals for Toolkit Reform-Revised Proposals »

Volume/Issue: 2017/068

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Finance Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Legal Dept.;International Monetary Fund. Policy Development and Review Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346153.007

ISBN: 9781498346153

Keywords: Financial safety nets, Lines of credit, Forward commitment capacity, Liquidity, Balance of payments need, FCL, PLL, credit line, SLS, toolkit

in the Fund's work stream on the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN). The paper follows the Executive Board's discussion of the Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net-Review of the Flexible Cred...

IMF Executive Board Approves New Two-Year US$88 Billion Flexible Credit Line Arrangement with Mexico

IMF Executive Board Approves New Two-Year US$88 Billion Flexible Credit Line Arrangement with Mexico »

Source: Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/355

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484330821

Keywords: Flexible Credit Line, Fiscal policy, External shocks, Stress testing, Public debt, Fund liquidity, Extended arrangement cancellations, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line (FCL) and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Mexico continues to face significant uncertainty regarding the pace and outcome of the negotia...

Mexico
			: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/355

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 November 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484330821.002

ISBN: 9781484330821

Keywords: Flexible Credit Line, Fiscal policy, External shocks, Stress testing, Public debt, Fund liquidity, Extended arrangement cancellations, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line (FCL) and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Mexico continues to face significant uncertainty regarding the pace and outcome of the negotia...

Mexico: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement

Mexico: Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement »

Source: Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/355

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484330821

Keywords: Flexible Credit Line, Fiscal policy, External shocks, Stress testing, Public debt, Fund liquidity, Extended arrangement cancellations, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line (FCL) and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Mexico continues to face significant uncertainty regarding the pace and outcome of the negotia...

Mexico: Assessment of the Impact of the Proposed flexible Credit Line Arrangement on the Fund’s Finances and Liquidity Position

Mexico: Assessment of the Impact of the Proposed flexible Credit Line Arrangement on the Fund’s Finances and Liquidity Position »

Source: Mexico : Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line and Cancellation of Current Arrangement-Press Release and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/355

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484330821

Keywords: Flexible Credit Line, Fiscal policy, External shocks, Stress testing, Public debt, Fund liquidity, Extended arrangement cancellations, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper discusses Mexico's Arrangement Under the Flexible Credit Line (FCL) and Cancellation of Current Arrangement. Mexico continues to face significant uncertainty regarding the pace and outcome of the negotia...

IMF Executive Board Concludes the 2017 Article IV Consultation with Mexico

IMF Executive Board Concludes the 2017 Article IV Consultation with Mexico »

Source: Mexico : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484327586

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Mexican economy's resilience in the face of a complex external environment. Output has continued to grow at a moderate pace while inflation has temporarily risen abo...

Mexico
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484327586.002

ISBN: 9781484327586

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Mexican economy's resilience in the face of a complex external environment. Output has continued to grow at a moderate pace while inflation has temporarily risen abo...

Mexico
			: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Mexico : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Volume/Issue: 2017/347

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484327647.002

ISBN: 9781484327647

Keywords: Fiscal reforms, Oil production, Energy sector, Labor market reforms, Resource allocation, Productivity, Selected issues, Mexico

This Selected Issues paper assesses the economic impact of Mexico's structural reforms. The Mexican authorities have been implementing an ambitious structural reform agenda in a coordinated effort to lift productiv...

Mexico: 2017 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report

Mexico: 2017 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Mexico : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484327586

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Mexican economy's resilience in the face of a complex external environment. Output has continued to grow at a moderate pace while inflation has temporarily risen abo...

Mexico: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Mexico: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/347

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484327647

Keywords: Fiscal reforms, Oil production, Energy sector, Labor market reforms, Resource allocation, Productivity, Selected issues, Mexico

This Selected Issues paper assesses the economic impact of Mexico's structural reforms. The Mexican authorities have been implementing an ambitious structural reform agenda in a coordinated effort to lift productiv...

Mexico: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Mexico: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Mexico : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2017/347

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484327647

Keywords: Fiscal reforms, Oil production, Energy sector, Labor market reforms, Resource allocation, Productivity, Selected issues, Mexico

This Selected Issues paper assesses the economic impact of Mexico's structural reforms. The Mexican authorities have been implementing an ambitious structural reform agenda in a coordinated effort to lift productiv...

Mexico: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Mexico: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Mexico : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484327586

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Mexican economy's resilience in the face of a complex external environment. Output has continued to grow at a moderate pace while inflation has temporarily risen abo...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Mexico, November 8, 2017

Statement by the Staff Representative on Mexico, November 8, 2017 »

Source: Mexico : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/346

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484327586

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Mexican economy's resilience in the face of a complex external environment. Output has continued to grow at a moderate pace while inflation has temporarily risen abo...

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Mexico’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement

IMF Executive Board Completes Review of Mexico’s Performance under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2017

ISBN: 9781484301364

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This paper discusses Mexico's Review under the Flexible Credit Line. Mexico's very strong policies and policy frameworks have helped it navigate successfully a complex external environment characterized by the heig...

Mexico
			: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line-Press Release; Staff Report

Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484301364.002

ISBN: 9781484301364

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This paper discusses Mexico's Review under the Flexible Credit Line. Mexico's very strong policies and policy frameworks have helped it navigate successfully a complex external environment characterized by the heig...

Mexico: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement

Mexico: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement »

Source: Mexico : Review Under the Flexible Credit Line-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/129

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2017

ISBN: 9781484301364

Keywords: Mexico, Western Hemisphere

This paper discusses Mexico's Review under the Flexible Credit Line. Mexico's very strong policies and policy frameworks have helped it navigate successfully a complex external environment characterized by the heig...

Chapter 5. Barriers to Integration for Pension Funds

Chapter 5. Barriers to Integration for Pension Funds »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Pension funds are becoming increasingly important in financial markets in the LA-7 (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay). The size of these pension funds has surpassed 17 percent of GD...

Chapter 3. Barriers to Integration in Banking

Chapter 3. Barriers to Integration in Banking »

Source: Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Series: Books

Author(s): Charles Enoch , Wouter Bossu , Carlos Caceres , and Diva Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2017

ISBN: 9781513520247

Keywords: Cross-border banking, Financial integration, Latin American regional banking, commodity supercycle, fragmentation, international banking system, growth, policymaking, Latin America, regional financial integration

Banking systems are the largest financial intermediaries in the LA-7 countries (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay), amounting to about 100 percent of LA-7 GDP. Brazil’s banking syste...