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COVID-19 Impact and Mitigation Policies: A Didactic Epidemiological-Macroeconomic Model Approach

COVID-19 Impact and Mitigation Policies: A Didactic Epidemiological-Macroeconomic Model Approach »

Source: COVID-19 Impact and Mitigation Policies: A Didactic Epidemiological-Macroeconomic Model Approach

Volume/Issue: 2020/233

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Ansah , Natan Epstein , and Valeriu Nalban

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2020

ISBN: 9781513560427

Keywords: Population and demographics, Health, Labor markets, Labor, COVID-19 , Pandemic, Epidemiological model, Macroeconomics, Emerging market and developing economies, Mitigation policy

We develop an integrated epidemiological-macroeconomic model to analyze the interplay between the COVID-19 outbreak and economic activity, as a tool for capacity building purposes. We illustrate a workhorse framewo...

COVID-19 Impact and Mitigation Policies: A Didactic Epidemiological-Macroeconomic Model Approach

COVID-19 Impact and Mitigation Policies: A Didactic Epidemiological-Macroeconomic Model Approach »

Volume/Issue: 2020/233

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Ansah , Natan Epstein , and Valeriu Nalban

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513560427.001

ISBN: 9781513560427

Keywords: Population and demographics, Health, Labor markets, Labor, COVID-19 , Pandemic, Epidemiological model, Macroeconomics, Emerging market and developing economies, Mitigation policy

We develop an integrated epidemiological-macroeconomic model to analyze the interplay between the COVID-19 outbreak and economic activity, as a tool for capacity building purposes. We illustrate a workhorse framewo...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2020 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia
			: 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531946.002

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia
			: Selected Issues

Malaysia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2020/58

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513531960.002

ISBN: 9781513531960

Keywords: Islamic finance, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, e-money, sandbox, FTEG

This Selected Issues paper investigates impact of financial technology (FinTech) on Malaysia's financial sector. Malaysia is digitally enabled to seize the opportunities brought by FinTech. Malaysian banks continue...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/58

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531960

Keywords: Islamic finance, Financial services, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial institutions, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, e-money, sandbox, FTEG

This Selected Issues paper investigates impact of financial technology (FinTech) on Malaysia's financial sector. Malaysia is digitally enabled to seize the opportunities brought by FinTech. Malaysian banks continue...

Malaysia: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia: 2020 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2020 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Statement by Alisara Mahasandana, Executive Director for Malaysia, and Zaidi Mahyuddin, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director February 7, 2020

Statement by Alisara Mahasandana, Executive Director for Malaysia, and Zaidi Mahyuddin, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director February 7, 2020 »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Malaysia February 7, 2020

Statement by the Staff Representative on Malaysia February 7, 2020 »

Source: Malaysia : 2020 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2020/57

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513531946

Keywords: International investment position, Real sector, Balance of payments, Economic indicators, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, percent, tax refund

This 2020 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy is stable despite domestic and external challenges. The authorities are making progress on their reform agenda including governance reforms an...

Malaysia
			: Technical Assistance Report-Government Finance Statistics Mission

Malaysia : Technical Assistance Report-Government Finance Statistics Mission »

Volume/Issue: 2019/268

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 August 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513510767.002

ISBN: 9781513510767

Keywords: Financial statistics, Public sector investments, Fiscal sector, Capital formation, Gross capital formation, MOF, GFS, accrual, data source, subsectors

This technical assistance report on Malaysia highlights that the mission aimed to support the Malaysian authorities in improving government finance statistics (GFS) for decision making. The mission reviewed the pro...

Malaysia
			: Technical Assistance Report-Government Finance Statistics Mission and Preceding Remote Support

Malaysia : Technical Assistance Report-Government Finance Statistics Mission and Preceding Remote Support »

Volume/Issue: 2019/269

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 August 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513510781.002

ISBN: 9781513510781

Keywords: Public sector investments, Fiscal sector, Economic analysis, Financial statements, Data analysis, GFS, MOF, extrabudgetary, accrual, revised survey

This technical assistance report on Malaysia explains the effort by the mission to support the Malaysian authorities in improving Government Finance Statistics (GFS) decision making. The mission achieved significan...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Technical Assistance Report-Government Finance Statistics Mission

Volume/Issue: 2019/268

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513510767

Keywords: Financial statistics, Public sector investments, Fiscal sector, Capital formation, Gross capital formation, MOF, GFS, accrual, data source, subsectors

This technical assistance report on Malaysia highlights that the mission aimed to support the Malaysian authorities in improving government finance statistics (GFS) for decision making. The mission reviewed the pro...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Technical Assistance Report-Government Finance Statistics Mission and Preceding Remote Support

Volume/Issue: 2019/269

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513510781

Keywords: Public sector investments, Fiscal sector, Economic analysis, Financial statements, Data analysis, GFS, MOF, extrabudgetary, accrual, revised survey

This technical assistance report on Malaysia explains the effort by the mission to support the Malaysian authorities in improving Government Finance Statistics (GFS) decision making. The mission achieved significan...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302418

Keywords: Economic growth, Real sector, Expenditures, Financial soundness indicators, Financial statistics, percent of GDP, tax refund, percent, medium term, household debt

This Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience and continues to perform well. Policy priorities are governance reforms and fiscal consolidation while safeguarding growth and...

Malaysia
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498302418.002

ISBN: 9781498302418

Keywords: Economic growth, Real sector, Expenditures, Financial soundness indicators, Financial statistics, percent of GDP, tax refund, percent, medium term, household debt

This Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience and continues to perform well. Policy priorities are governance reforms and fiscal consolidation while safeguarding growth and...

Malaysia
			: Selected Issues

Malaysia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498302456.002

ISBN: 9781498302456

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Gross domestic product, Business cycles, Investment, Economic growth, medium-term, external finance, MTFF, non-financial corporation, net save

This Selected Issues paper analyzes saving to understand history and identify the drivers in Malaysia. IMF analysis suggests that Malaysia's current account (CA) surplus is higher than warranted by medium-term fund...

Malaysia: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302418

Keywords: Economic growth, Real sector, Expenditures, Financial soundness indicators, Financial statistics, percent of GDP, tax refund, percent, medium term, household debt

This Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience and continues to perform well. Policy priorities are governance reforms and fiscal consolidation while safeguarding growth and...

Malaysia: Selected Issues

Malaysia: Selected Issues »

Source: Malaysia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302456

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Gross domestic product, Business cycles, Investment, Economic growth, medium-term, external finance, MTFF, non-financial corporation, net save

This Selected Issues paper analyzes saving to understand history and identify the drivers in Malaysia. IMF analysis suggests that Malaysia's current account (CA) surplus is higher than warranted by medium-term fund...

Malaysia: Selected Issues

Malaysia: Selected Issues »

Source: Malaysia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302456

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Gross domestic product, Business cycles, Investment, Economic growth, medium-term, external finance, MTFF, non-financial corporation, net save

This Selected Issues paper analyzes saving to understand history and identify the drivers in Malaysia. IMF analysis suggests that Malaysia's current account (CA) surplus is higher than warranted by medium-term fund...

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

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

Source: Malaysia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302418

Keywords: Economic growth, Real sector, Expenditures, Financial soundness indicators, Financial statistics, percent of GDP, tax refund, percent, medium term, household debt

This Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience and continues to perform well. Policy priorities are governance reforms and fiscal consolidation while safeguarding growth and...

Statement by Juda Agung, Executive Director for Malaysia, and Mohamad Hasni Shaari, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director February 15, 2019

Statement by Juda Agung, Executive Director for Malaysia, and Mohamad Hasni Shaari, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director February 15, 2019 »

Source: Malaysia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302418

Keywords: Economic growth, Real sector, Expenditures, Financial soundness indicators, Financial statistics, percent of GDP, tax refund, percent, medium term, household debt

This Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience and continues to perform well. Policy priorities are governance reforms and fiscal consolidation while safeguarding growth and...

Nonresident Capital Flows and Volatility: Evidence from Malaysia's Local Currency Bond Market

Nonresident Capital Flows and Volatility: Evidence from Malaysia's Local Currency Bond Market »

Volume/Issue: 2019/23

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Grigorian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484393161.001

ISBN: 9781484393161

Keywords: Malaysia, Asia and Pacific, Debt markets, International financial markets, nonresident investors, volatility, Asset Pricing

Malaysia's local currency debt market is one of the most liquid public debt markets in the world. In recent years, the growing share of nonresident holders of debt has been a source of concern for policymakers as a...

Nonresident Capital Flows and Volatility: Evidence from Malaysia's Local Currency Bond Market

Nonresident Capital Flows and Volatility: Evidence from Malaysia's Local Currency Bond Market »

Source: Nonresident Capital Flows and Volatility: Evidence from Malaysia's Local Currency Bond Market

Volume/Issue: 2019/23

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Grigorian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393161

Keywords: Malaysia, Asia and Pacific, Debt markets, International financial markets, nonresident investors, volatility, Asset Pricing

Malaysia's local currency debt market is one of the most liquid public debt markets in the world. In recent years, the growing share of nonresident holders of debt has been a source of concern for policymakers as a...

Bab 1: Gambaran Umum

Bab 1: Gambaran Umum »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2018

Language: ind

ISBN: MCASEAN5IAEX

Normalisasi kebijakan moneter di negara-negara maju yang bergejolak, volatilitas aliran modal, kesalahan langkah kebijakan global: beberapa hal tersebut hanyalah sedikit dari kemung...

Excerpt: The ASEAN Way
			: Sustaining Growth and Stability

Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2018

Language: ind

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/MCASEAN5IAEX.073

ISBN: MCASEAN5IAEX

The first part of the book examines the evolution of monetary policy and prudential frameworks of the ASEAN­5, with particular focus on changes since the AFC and the more recent period of unconventional monetary po...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2018

Language: ind

ISBN: MCASEAN5IAEX

The first part of the book examines the evolution of monetary policy and prudential frameworks of the ASEAN­5, with particular focus on changes since the AFC and the more recent period of unconventional monetary po...

Kata Pengantar

Kata Pengantar »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2018

Language: ind

ISBN: MCASEAN5IAEX

Ketahanan dan pertumbuhan berkelanjutan selama 20 tahun terakhir dari lima anggota pendiri Perhimpunan Bangsa-Bangsa Asia Tenggara (ASEAN), yakni Indonesia, Malaysia, Filipina, Sing...

Para Kontributor

Para Kontributor »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2018

Language: ind

ISBN: MCASEAN5IAEX

Mia Frances R. Agcaoili sedang melaksanakan secondment sebagai analis ekonomi di Kantor Perwakilan Menetap (Resident Representative Office) IMF di Manila, Filipina,...

Ucapan Terima Kasih

Ucapan Terima Kasih »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2018

Language: ind

ISBN: MCASEAN5IAEX

Publikasi ini dapat terwujud berkat panduan berharga dari Changyong Rhee dan Odd Per Brekk, Direktur dan Wakil Direktur di Departemen Asia dan Pasifik IMF. Publikasi ini juga diperk...

Chapter 1 Overview

Chapter 1 Overview »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2018

ISBN: MCASEAN5EAEX

A bumpy normalization of monetary policies in advanced economies, capital flow volatility, global policy missteps: these are just a few of the possible risks shaping the global outl...

Excerpt: The ASEAN Way
			: Sustaining Growth and Stability

Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/MCASEAN5EAEX.073

ISBN: MCASEAN5EAEX

The first part of the book examines the evolution of monetary policy and prudential frameworks of the ASEAN­5, with particular focus on changes since the AFC and the more recent period of unconventional monetary po...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Excerpt: The ASEAN Way : Sustaining Growth and Stability

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , and Shanaka Peiris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2018

ISBN: MCASEAN5EAEX

The first part of the book examines the evolution of monetary policy and prudential frameworks of the ASEAN­5, with particular focus on changes since the AFC and the more recent period of unconventional monetary po...

Definitions

Definitions »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

In this Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific, the following groupings are employed: “ASEAN” refers to Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao P.D.R., Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, S...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The economic outlook for Asia and the Pacific remains strong, and the region continues to be the most dynamic of the global economy. Near-term prospects have improved since the Regional Economic Outlook Upda...

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

1. Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

The world economy continues to perform well, with strong growth and trade, rising but still muted inflation, and accommodative financial conditions, notwithstanding some increased financial mark...

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last?

2. Low Inflation in Asia: How Long Will It Last? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Introduction and Main Findings Global growth in 2017 was the highest since 2011 and is expected to strengthen further in 2018–19, supported by broad-based momentum across countries a...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific
			: Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339886.086

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2018, Asia Pacific : Good Times, Uncertain Times: A Time to Prepare

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2018

ISBN: 9781484339886

Asia is expected to grow by about 51/2 percent this year, accounting for nearly two-thirds of global growth, and the region remains the world's most dynamic by a considerable margin. But despite the strong outlook,...

Instruments, Investor Base, and Recent Developments in the Malaysian Government Bond Market

Instruments, Investor Base, and Recent Developments in the Malaysian Government Bond Market »

Volume/Issue: 2018/95

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yinqiu Lu , and Dmitry Yakovlev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484353073.001

ISBN: 9781484353073

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, International financial markets, Malaysia, local currency government bonds; FX derivatives; Malaysia, local currency government bonds, FX derivatives, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, General

Foreign holdings of Malaysian local currency (LCY) government bonds have increased since the global financial crisis. By exploring the micro-level bank by bank and fund by fund data, we are able to shed light on th...

Instruments, Investor Base, and Recent Developments in the Malaysian Government Bond Market

Instruments, Investor Base, and Recent Developments in the Malaysian Government Bond Market »

Source: Instruments, Investor Base, and Recent Developments in the Malaysian Government Bond Market

Volume/Issue: 2018/95

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yinqiu Lu , and Dmitry Yakovlev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484353073

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, International financial markets, Malaysia, local currency government bonds; FX derivatives; Malaysia, local currency government bonds, FX derivatives, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, General

Foreign holdings of Malaysian local currency (LCY) government bonds have increased since the global financial crisis. By exploring the micro-level bank by bank and fund by fund data, we are able to shed light on th...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2018/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345047

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Banking sector, Labor markets, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience in recent years despite external shocks and has continued to perform well. Progress was made toward achieving high income...

Malaysia
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Volume/Issue: 2018/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484345047.002

ISBN: 9781484345047

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Banking sector, Labor markets, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience in recent years despite external shocks and has continued to perform well. Progress was made toward achieving high income...

Malaysia
			: Selected Issues

Malaysia : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484345092.002

ISBN: 9781484345092

Keywords: Labor markets, Employment, Unemployment, Labor productivity, Fiscal policy, Budget deficits, Selected issues, Malaysia, Total factor productivity, Labor market institutions

This Selected Issues Paper presents an overview of the Malaysian labor market. Malaysia's economy and its labor market have undergone significant shifts in the last three decades. The labor market is now more urban...

Malaysia: Selected Issues

Malaysia: Selected Issues »

Source: Malaysia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345092

Keywords: Labor markets, Employment, Unemployment, Labor productivity, Fiscal policy, Budget deficits, Selected issues, Malaysia, Total factor productivity, Labor market institutions

This Selected Issues Paper presents an overview of the Malaysian labor market. Malaysia's economy and its labor market have undergone significant shifts in the last three decades. The labor market is now more urban...

Malaysia: Selected Issues

Malaysia: Selected Issues »

Source: Malaysia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345092

Keywords: Labor markets, Employment, Unemployment, Labor productivity, Fiscal policy, Budget deficits, Selected issues, Malaysia, Total factor productivity, Labor market institutions

This Selected Issues Paper presents an overview of the Malaysian labor market. Malaysia's economy and its labor market have undergone significant shifts in the last three decades. The labor market is now more urban...

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Malaysia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2018/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345047

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Banking sector, Labor markets, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience in recent years despite external shocks and has continued to perform well. Progress was made toward achieving high income...

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

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

Source: Malaysia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2018/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345047

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Banking sector, Labor markets, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience in recent years despite external shocks and has continued to perform well. Progress was made toward achieving high income...

Statement by Juda Agung, Executive Director for Malaysia, Mohamad Hasni Shaari, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, and Harizal Bin Alias, Advisor to the Executive Director, February 9, 2018

Statement by Juda Agung, Executive Director for Malaysia, Mohamad Hasni Shaari, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, and Harizal Bin Alias, Advisor to the Executive Director, February 9, 2018 »

Source: Malaysia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2018/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345047

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Banking sector, Labor markets, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience in recent years despite external shocks and has continued to perform well. Progress was made toward achieving high income...

Statement by the Staff Representative on Malaysia, February 9, 2018

Statement by the Staff Representative on Malaysia, February 9, 2018 »

Source: Malaysia : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2018/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2018

ISBN: 9781484345047

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Exchange rate policy, Banking sector, Labor markets, Fiscal reforms, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Malaysian economy has shown resilience in recent years despite external shocks and has continued to perform well. Progress was made toward achieving high income...

Multi-Country Report
			: Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report

Multi-Country Report : Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2017/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484302996.002

ISBN: 9781484302996

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Bahrain, Djibouti, Europe, Indonesia, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Middle East, Nigeria

This paper presents country experiences with reforms to strengthen regulatory oversight of the Islamic banking sector. Based on the selected country experiences, a number of important lessons and policy options can...

Multi-Country Report

Multi-Country Report »

Source: Multi-Country Report : Ensuring Financial Stability in Countries with Islamic Banking-Case Studies-Press Release; Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2017/145

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484302996

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Bahrain, Djibouti, Europe, Indonesia, Kenya, Kuwait, Malaysia, Middle East, Nigeria

This paper presents country experiences with reforms to strengthen regulatory oversight of the Islamic banking sector. Based on the selected country experiences, a number of important lessons and policy options can...

Authorities’ Statement on 2017 Malaysia Staff Report

Authorities’ Statement on 2017 Malaysia Staff Report »

Source: Malaysia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Authorities of Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2017/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475596656

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Malaysia

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Malaysian economy's good performance over the past few years in a challenging global economic environment. Despite the impact of global commodity price and financial...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Authorities of Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2017/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475596656

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Malaysia

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Malaysian economy's good performance over the past few years in a challenging global economic environment. Despite the impact of global commodity price and financial...

Malaysia
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Authorities of Malaysia

Malaysia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Authorities of Malaysia »

Volume/Issue: 2017/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475596656.002

ISBN: 9781475596656

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Malaysia

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Malaysian economy's good performance over the past few years in a challenging global economic environment. Despite the impact of global commodity price and financial...

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Malaysia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Authorities of Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2017/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475596656

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Malaysia

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Malaysian economy's good performance over the past few years in a challenging global economic environment. Despite the impact of global commodity price and financial...

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

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

Source: Malaysia : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Authorities of Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2017/101

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475596656

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Malaysia

This 2017 Article IV Consultation highlights the Malaysian economy's good performance over the past few years in a challenging global economic environment. Despite the impact of global commodity price and financial...

When China Sneezes Does ASEAN Catch a Cold?

When China Sneezes Does ASEAN Catch a Cold? »

Volume/Issue: 2016/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sohrab Rafiq

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475552607.001

ISBN: 9781475552607

Keywords: Cambodia, Cambodia, China, Cross country analysis, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Emerging markets, Economic integration, Economic growth, Philippines, Indonesia

This paper looks at the effects of a China slowdown on Emerging Market Economies (Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand) and Frontier Developing Economies (Cambodia, Lao P.D.R., and Vietnam) in ASEAN. The main finding...

When China Sneezes Does ASEAN Catch a Cold?

When China Sneezes Does ASEAN Catch a Cold? »

Source: When China Sneezes Does ASEAN Catch a Cold?

Volume/Issue: 2016/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sohrab Rafiq

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475552607

Keywords: Cambodia, Cambodia, China, Cross country analysis, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Emerging markets, Economic integration, Economic growth, Philippines, Indonesia

This paper looks at the effects of a China slowdown on Emerging Market Economies (Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand) and Frontier Developing Economies (Cambodia, Lao P.D.R., and Vietnam) in ASEAN. The main finding...

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices »

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Paulo Medas , Veronique Salins , and Jeff Danforth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475536065.061

ISBN: 9781475536065

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Canada, Chile, Commodity prices, Malaysia, Natural resources, Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa, Western Hemisphere, Commodity boom

Resource-rich countries have to manage highly volatile commodity revenues. In periods of revenue booms there is a tendency for large spending scale-ups. When facing large and persistent reductions in commodity pric...

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices

How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices »

Source: How to Adjust to a Large Fall in Commodity Prices

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Paulo Medas , Veronique Salins , and Jeff Danforth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475536065

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Canada, Chile, Commodity prices, Malaysia, Natural resources, Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa, Western Hemisphere, Commodity boom

Resource-rich countries have to manage highly volatile commodity revenues. In periods of revenue booms there is a tendency for large spending scale-ups. When facing large and persistent reductions in commodity pric...

Chapter 1: China’s Changing Patterns of Trade

Chapter 1: China’s Changing Patterns of Trade »

Source: China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

This chapter takes a close look at China’s trade data to document how patterns of trade are changing. It starts with the background behind China’s rise as an export powerhouse and provides an ov...

Chapter 2: Evolution of the CLMV’s Trade

Chapter 2: Evolution of the CLMV’s Trade »

Source: China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

Having documented the changes in China’s trading patterns, the paper now turns to a close look at the CLMV and their trading patterns. It starts with a basic description of the region and offers...

Chapter 3: Policy Implications for the CLMV

Chapter 3: Policy Implications for the CLMV »

Source: China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

This chapter tries to draw out what the preceding analysis means for CLMV policies. So far, we have seen that China is indeed moving up the value chain and bringing upstream activities onshore,...

China’s Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

China’s Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV »

Source: China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

Volume: 16

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

China's trade patterns are evolving. While it started in light manufacturing and the assembly of more sophisticated products as part of global supply chains, China is now moving up the value chain, 'onshoring' the...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

China's trade patterns are evolving. While it started in light manufacturing and the assembly of more sophisticated products as part of global supply chains, China is now moving up the value chain, 'onshoring' the...

China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV »

Volume: 16

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513544991.087

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

China's trade patterns are evolving. While it started in light manufacturing and the assembly of more sophisticated products as part of global supply chains, China is now moving up the value chain, 'onshoring' the...

Introduction

Introduction »

Source: China's Changing Trade and the Implications for the CLMV

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Koshy Mathai , Geoff Gottlieb , Gee Hee Hong , Sung Eun Jung , Jochen M. Schmittmann , and Jiangyan Yu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2016

ISBN: 9781513544991

Keywords: Trade partners, Global trade, Trade flows, Trade patterns, trade,labor,clmv

China has become the world’s largest trading nation and the center of the global supply chain. A negligible player in global trade just a few decades ago, China now accounts for more than 12 percent of world...

Spillovers from China's Growth Slowdown and Rebalancing to the ASEAN-5 Economies

Spillovers from China's Growth Slowdown and Rebalancing to the ASEAN-5 Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2016/170

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Allan Dizioli , Jaime Guajardo , Vladimir Klyuev , Rui Mano , and Mehdi Raissi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 August 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475524260.001

ISBN: 9781475524260

Keywords: China’;s slowdown and rebalancing, international business cycle, spillovers, Global VAR, Flexible System of Global Models (FSGM), ASEAN-5.

After many years of rapid expansion, China's growth is slowing to more sustainable levels and is rebalancing, with consumption becoming the main growth driver. This transition is likely to have negative effects on...

Spillovers from China's Growth Slowdown and Rebalancing to the ASEAN-5 Economies

Spillovers from China's Growth Slowdown and Rebalancing to the ASEAN-5 Economies »

Source: Spillovers from China's Growth Slowdown and Rebalancing to the ASEAN-5 Economies

Volume/Issue: 2016/170

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Allan Dizioli , Jaime Guajardo , Vladimir Klyuev , Rui Mano , and Mehdi Raissi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 August 2016

ISBN: 9781475524260

Keywords: China’;s slowdown and rebalancing, international business cycle, spillovers, Global VAR, Flexible System of Global Models (FSGM), ASEAN-5.

After many years of rapid expansion, China's growth is slowing to more sustainable levels and is rebalancing, with consumption becoming the main growth driver. This transition is likely to have negative effects on...

Evolution of Exchange Rate Behavior in the ASEAN-5 Countries

Evolution of Exchange Rate Behavior in the ASEAN-5 Countries »

Source: Evolution of Exchange Rate Behavior in the ASEAN-5 Countries

Volume/Issue: 2016/165

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vladimir Klyuev , and To-Nhu Dao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2016

ISBN: 9781475523867

Keywords: Exchange rate regimes; exchange rate volatility; fear of floating; currency blocks; ASEAN

This paper examines exchange rate behavior in the ASEAN-5 countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand). It finds that for the last 10 years there is no evidence that their central banks...

Evolution of Exchange Rate Behavior in the ASEAN-5 Countries

Evolution of Exchange Rate Behavior in the ASEAN-5 Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2016/165

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vladimir Klyuev , and To-Nhu Dao

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475523867.001

ISBN: 9781475523867

Keywords: Exchange rate regimes; exchange rate volatility; fear of floating; currency blocks; ASEAN

This paper examines exchange rate behavior in the ASEAN-5 countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand). It finds that for the last 10 years there is no evidence that their central banks...

Asean-5 Cluster Report

Asean-5 Cluster Report »

Source: Asean-5 Cluster Report : Evolution of Monetary Policy Frameworks

Volume/Issue: 2016/176

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 June 2016

ISBN: 9781498308748

Keywords: Monetary policy, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Central banks, Business cycles, Capital outflows, Cross country analysis, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand

This paper examines the evolution of monetary policy frameworks of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-5 economies, with particular focus on changes since the Asian financial crisis and the more rece...

Asean-5 Cluster Report
			: Evolution of Monetary Policy Frameworks

Asean-5 Cluster Report : Evolution of Monetary Policy Frameworks »

Volume/Issue: 2016/176

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 June 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498308748.002

ISBN: 9781498308748

Keywords: Monetary policy, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Central banks, Business cycles, Capital outflows, Cross country analysis, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand

This paper examines the evolution of monetary policy frameworks of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-5 economies, with particular focus on changes since the Asian financial crisis and the more rece...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2016/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484343067

Keywords: exchange, debt, monetary fund, capital outflows

This paper discusses the extent to which the Malaysian economy has been hit by a number of external and domestic shocks since late 2014, including sharply lower energy prices, spillovers from China, capital outflow...

Malaysia
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Malaysia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia »

Volume/Issue: 2016/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484343067.002

ISBN: 9781484343067

Keywords: exchange, debt, monetary fund, capital outflows

This paper discusses the extent to which the Malaysian economy has been hit by a number of external and domestic shocks since late 2014, including sharply lower energy prices, spillovers from China, capital outflow...

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Malaysia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2016/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484343067

Keywords: exchange, debt, monetary fund, capital outflows

This paper discusses the extent to which the Malaysian economy has been hit by a number of external and domestic shocks since late 2014, including sharply lower energy prices, spillovers from China, capital outflow...

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Malaysia: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Malaysia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2016/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484343067

Keywords: exchange, debt, monetary fund, capital outflows

This paper discusses the extent to which the Malaysian economy has been hit by a number of external and domestic shocks since late 2014, including sharply lower energy prices, spillovers from China, capital outflow...

Statement by Marzunisham Omar, Executive Director for Malaysia and Nooraihan Mohd Radzuan, Advisor to the Executive Director, April 22, 2016

Statement by Marzunisham Omar, Executive Director for Malaysia and Nooraihan Mohd Radzuan, Advisor to the Executive Director, April 22, 2016 »

Source: Malaysia : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2016/110

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 May 2016

ISBN: 9781484343067

Keywords: exchange, debt, monetary fund, capital outflows

This paper discusses the extent to which the Malaysian economy has been hit by a number of external and domestic shocks since late 2014, including sharply lower energy prices, spillovers from China, capital outflow...

Acknowledgments

Acknowledgments »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

This book would not have been possible without the support of the IMF’s Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF) in Kuwait. Indeed, the book is based on the high-level diversification conference...

Breaking the Oil Spell
			: The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification »

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513537863.071

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

The 'Gulf Falcons'-the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council-have high living standards as a result of large income flows from oil. The decline of oil prices between summer 2014 and fall 2015 underscores the ur...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

The 'Gulf Falcons'-the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council-have high living standards as a result of large income flows from oil. The decline of oil prices between summer 2014 and fall 2015 underscores the ur...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

The 'Gulf Falcons'-the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council-have high living standards as a result of large income flows from oil. The decline of oil prices between summer 2014 and fall 2015 underscores the ur...

Chapter 9. A Practitioner’s Narrative of Brazil’s Industrialization and the Role of the Brazilian Development Bank

Chapter 9. A Practitioner’s Narrative of Brazil’s Industrialization and the Role of the Brazilian Development Bank »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Development, as economists say, is path dependent. That is, it is based on the context of individual countries and is historically determined. This chapter adopts a very pragmatic approach to this issue—from...

Chapter 8. Diversification and the Economy: The Role of Government in Enhancing the Industrial Base

Chapter 8. Diversification and the Economy: The Role of Government in Enhancing the Industrial Base »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

An individual economy develops and evolves along various paths. How different paths lead to a variation in economic prosperity and stability has always been a matter of curiosity to economists and policymake...

Chapter 6. Economic Diversification in Latin American Countries: A Way to Face Tough Times Ahead

Chapter 6. Economic Diversification in Latin American Countries: A Way to Face Tough Times Ahead »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

During the past decade, Latin American countries enjoyed some of their best economic times in recent memory. Most of the good performance is attributed to unusually favorable international prices, especially...

Chapter 3. Going Beyond Comparative Advantage: How Singapore Did It

Chapter 3. Going Beyond Comparative Advantage: How Singapore Did It »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Singapore has been transformed economically, socially, and politically since independence in August 1965. The country’s industrial development strategy evolved from labor intensive in the 1960s, skill intens...

Chapter 7. Growth Policy Design for Middle-Income Countries

Chapter 7. Growth Policy Design for Middle-Income Countries »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

How can middle-income countries enhance productivity growth, helping them to avoid the so-called middle-income trap? This chapter discusses potential determinants of firm-level productivity and productivity...

Chapter 10. Implications of Korea’s Saemaul Undong for Development Policy: A Structural Perspective

Chapter 10. Implications of Korea’s Saemaul Undong for Development Policy: A Structural Perspective »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Although quality of life is higher than ever before, a billion people still live in absolute poverty. To fight it, it is necessary for the developing economies, where the majority of poor people live, to ach...

Chapter 5. Industrial Diversification in Korea: History in Search of Lessons

Chapter 5. Industrial Diversification in Korea: History in Search of Lessons »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Koreans define their predicaments in terms of absences. One of the first absences they will lament is that of exportable natural resources, from which stemmed a path of industrialization squarely focused on...

Chapter 11. Lessons for Today and the Way Forward

Chapter 11. Lessons for Today and the Way Forward »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Reda Cherif, Fuad Hasanov, and Alfred Kammer Will Singapore be around in 100 years? I am not so sure. Whatever the choices are, I am absolutely sure that if Singa...

Chapter 4. Malaysia’s Move Toward a High-Income Economy: Five Decades of Nation Building—A View from Within

Chapter 4. Malaysia’s Move Toward a High-Income Economy: Five Decades of Nation Building—A View from Within »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Malaysia is blessed with quite a few advantages that have enabled it to diversify economic activities and achieve a high quality of life. It has a strategically favorable location in Southeast Asia and enjoy...

Chapter 1. Soaring of the Gulf Falcons: Diversification in the GCC Oil Exporters in Seven Propositions

Chapter 1. Soaring of the Gulf Falcons: Diversification in the GCC Oil Exporters in Seven Propositions »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Reda Cherif and Fuad Hasanov The countries of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) face a difficult task in refocusing growth models to diversify thei...

Chapter 2. The Riddle of Diversification

Chapter 2. The Riddle of Diversification »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

As Reda Cherif and Fuad Hasanov conclude in Chapter 1, petro-states face daunting challenges—really a riddle for policymakers—to assure sustainable and diversified economies. Late-late developers...

Contributors

Contributors »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Editors Reda Cherif is an Economist at the IMF, at the Institute for Capacity Development. He previously worked in the Fiscal Affai...

Foreword

Foreword »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Natural-resource-rich economies face a peculiar development dichotomy. The natural resource wealth helps increase living standards, both directly and indirectly, in the latter case via the additional governm...

Introduction

Introduction »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

Tim Callen, Reda Cherif, and Fuad Hasanov Creativity always comes as a surprise to us; therefore we can never count on it and we dare not believe in it until it h...

Part III: Key Policies to Support Diversification

Part III: Key Policies to Support Diversification »

Source: Breaking the Oil Spell : The Gulf Falcons' Path to Diversification

Series: Books

Author(s): Reda Cherif , Fuad Hasanov , and Min Zhu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513537863

Keywords: Export diversification, Nonoil sector, Oil exporting countries, Economic development, environment, development, oil, capital, industry, Gulf Falcons,

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