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Confidence as a Driver of Private Investment in Selected Countries of Central America

Confidence as a Driver of Private Investment in Selected Countries of Central America »

Source: Confidence as a Driver of Private Investment in Selected Countries of Central America

Volume/Issue: 2020/270

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Janada , and Iulia Ruxandra Teodoru

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2020

ISBN: 9781513563275

Keywords: Labor costs, Vector error correction models, Vector autoregression, Business environment, Private investment, determinants of investment, confidence, uncertainty, VAR, VECM

This paper argues that structural weaknesses may make private investment particularly sensitive to business confidence relative to other traditional investment drivers and global shocks. It gauges the importance of...

Confidence as a Driver of Private Investment in Selected Countries of Central America

Confidence as a Driver of Private Investment in Selected Countries of Central America »

Volume/Issue: 2020/270

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Janada , and Iulia Ruxandra Teodoru

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513563275.001

ISBN: 9781513563275

Keywords: Labor costs, Vector error correction models, Vector autoregression, Business environment, Private investment, determinants of investment, confidence, uncertainty, VAR, VECM

This paper argues that structural weaknesses may make private investment particularly sensitive to business confidence relative to other traditional investment drivers and global shocks. It gauges the importance of...

El Salvador

El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-The Capacity Development National Accounts Statistics Mission

Volume/Issue: 192020/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2020

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513548999

Keywords: ISCR, CR, input-output, SUT, use table, IOT, basic price

A technical Assistance (TA) Mission was conducted by CAPTAC-DR1 from May 14 to 18, 2018 with the objective of supporting the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (CBR) in its efforts to strengthen its national accou...

El Salvador

El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-The Capacity Development National Accounts Statistics Mission

Volume/Issue: 192020/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2020

ISBN: 9781513548982

Keywords: Supply and demand, Balance of payments, Economic analysis, National accounts, Gross domestic product, ISCR, CR, input-output, SUT, use table

A technical Assistance (TA) Mission was conducted by CAPTAC-DR1 from May 14 to 18, 2018 with the objective of supporting the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (CBR) in its efforts to strengthen its national accou...

El Salvador
			: Technical Assistance Report-The Capacity Development National Accounts Statistics Mission

El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-The Capacity Development National Accounts Statistics Mission »

Volume/Issue: 192020/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2020

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513548999.002

ISBN: 9781513548999

Keywords: ISCR, CR, input-output, SUT, use table, IOT, basic price

A technical Assistance (TA) Mission was conducted by CAPTAC-DR1 from May 14 to 18, 2018 with the objective of supporting the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (CBR) in its efforts to strengthen its national accou...

El Salvador
			: Technical Assistance Report-The Capacity Development National Accounts Statistics Mission

El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-The Capacity Development National Accounts Statistics Mission »

Volume/Issue: 192020/216

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 July 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513548982.002

ISBN: 9781513548982

Keywords: Supply and demand, Balance of payments, Economic analysis, National accounts, Gross domestic product, ISCR, CR, input-output, SUT, use table

A technical Assistance (TA) Mission was conducted by CAPTAC-DR1 from May 14 to 18, 2018 with the objective of supporting the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (CBR) in its efforts to strengthen its national accou...

El Salvador: Staff Report—Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador

El Salvador: Staff Report—Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report-Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador

Volume/Issue: 2020/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513540672

Keywords: Fiscal responsibility law, Fiscal adjustment, Balance of payments, Economic sectors, Public debt, Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), ISCR, CR, GDP, multilaterals

This paper discusses El Salvador's IMF Staff report on Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RCI). This assistance is expected to help El Salvador direct funds swiftly to the country's most aff...

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$389 Million Disbursement to El Salvador to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Executive Board Approves a US$389 Million Disbursement to El Salvador to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report-Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador

Volume/Issue: 2020/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513540672

Keywords: Fiscal responsibility law, Fiscal adjustment, Balance of payments, Economic sectors, Public debt, Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), ISCR, CR, GDP, multilaterals

This paper discusses El Salvador's IMF Staff report on Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RCI). This assistance is expected to help El Salvador direct funds swiftly to the country's most aff...

El Salvador
			: Staff Report-Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador

El Salvador : Staff Report-Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador »

Volume/Issue: 2020/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513540672.002

ISBN: 9781513540672

Keywords: Fiscal responsibility law, Fiscal adjustment, Balance of payments, Economic sectors, Public debt, Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), ISCR, CR, GDP, multilaterals

This paper discusses El Salvador's IMF Staff report on Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RCI). This assistance is expected to help El Salvador direct funds swiftly to the country's most aff...

Statement by Mr. Villar and Mr. Cartagena Guardado on El Salvador April 14, 2020

Statement by Mr. Villar and Mr. Cartagena Guardado on El Salvador April 14, 2020 »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report-Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for El Salvador

Volume/Issue: 2020/106

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513540672

Keywords: Fiscal responsibility law, Fiscal adjustment, Balance of payments, Economic sectors, Public debt, Rapid Financing Instrument (RFI), ISCR, CR, GDP, multilaterals

This paper discusses El Salvador's IMF Staff report on Request for Purchase Under the Rapid Financing Instrument (RCI). This assistance is expected to help El Salvador direct funds swiftly to the country's most aff...

El Salvador

El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-Capacity Development on National Accounts Statistics Mission

Volume/Issue: 2020/84

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 March 2020

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513538112

Keywords: ISCR, CR, SUT, non-financial, non-financial corporation, national account, SNA

A Technical Assistance (TA) Mission from the Regional Technical Assistance Center for Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic, visited the city of San Salvador, El Salvador, on August 13-24, 2018, to pr...

El Salvador

El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-Capacity Development on National Accounts Statistics Mission

Volume/Issue: 2020/84

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513538082

Keywords: External sector, Social security funds, Financial statistics, Financial statements, External sector statistics, ISCR, CR, SUT, non-financial, non-financial corporation

A Technical Assistance (TA) Mission from the Regional Technical Assistance Center for Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic, visited the city of San Salvador, El Salvador, on August 13-24, 2018, to pr...

El Salvador
			: Technical Assistance Report-Capacity Development on National Accounts Statistics Mission

El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-Capacity Development on National Accounts Statistics Mission »

Volume/Issue: 2020/84

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 March 2020

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513538112.002

ISBN: 9781513538112

Keywords: ISCR, CR, SUT, non-financial, non-financial corporation, national account, SNA

A Technical Assistance (TA) Mission from the Regional Technical Assistance Center for Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic, visited the city of San Salvador, El Salvador, on August 13-24, 2018, to pr...

El Salvador
			: Technical Assistance Report-Capacity Development on National Accounts Statistics Mission

El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-Capacity Development on National Accounts Statistics Mission »

Volume/Issue: 2020/84

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513538082.002

ISBN: 9781513538082

Keywords: External sector, Social security funds, Financial statistics, Financial statements, External sector statistics, ISCR, CR, SUT, non-financial, non-financial corporation

A Technical Assistance (TA) Mission from the Regional Technical Assistance Center for Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic, visited the city of San Salvador, El Salvador, on August 13-24, 2018, to pr...

Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America

Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America »

Volume/Issue: 2020/19

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , Samuel Pienknagura , and Jorge Roldos

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513523750.001

ISBN: 9781513523750

Keywords: Labor market regulations, Labor market institutions, Labor market characteristics, Labor market friction, Labor markets, Labor Market Adjustments, Informality, Latin America, WP, labor market regulation

Labor markets in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are characterized by high levels of informality and relatively rigid regulation. This paper shows that these two features are related and together make the spe...

Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America

Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America »

Source: Labor Market Dynamics, Informality and Regulations in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2020/19

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David , Samuel Pienknagura , and Jorge Roldos

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513523750

Keywords: Labor market regulations, Labor market institutions, Labor market characteristics, Labor market friction, Labor markets, Labor Market Adjustments, Informality, Latin America, WP, labor market regulation

Labor markets in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are characterized by high levels of informality and relatively rigid regulation. This paper shows that these two features are related and together make the spe...

Crime and Output: Theory and Application to the Northern Triangle of Central America

Crime and Output: Theory and Application to the Northern Triangle of Central America »

Source: Crime and Output: Theory and Application to the Northern Triangle of Central America

Volume/Issue: 2020/2

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dmitry Plotnikov

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513519272

Keywords: Economic conditions, Supply and demand, Economic growth, Labor market policy, Unemployment, Crime, Employment, Growth, WP, crime level

This paper presents a structural model of crime and output. Individuals make an occupational choice between criminal and legal activities. The return to becoming a criminal is endogenously determined in a general e...

Crime and Output: Theory and Application to the Northern Triangle of Central America

Crime and Output: Theory and Application to the Northern Triangle of Central America »

Volume/Issue: 2020/2

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dmitry Plotnikov

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519272.001

ISBN: 9781513519272

Keywords: Economic conditions, Supply and demand, Economic growth, Labor market policy, Unemployment, Crime, Employment, Growth, WP, crime level

This paper presents a structural model of crime and output. Individuals make an occupational choice between criminal and legal activities. The return to becoming a criminal is endogenously determined in a general e...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316972

Keywords: Social indicators, Credit, External sector, Public debt, Gross domestic product, central reserve bank, primary balance, percent, percent of GDP, national authority

This 2019 Article IV Consultation discusses that structural reforms, strengthened policy frameworks and the ongoing smooth political transition have laid the foundations for sustained growth in El Salvador. The dis...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316972

Keywords: Social indicators, Credit, External sector, Public debt, Gross domestic product, central reserve bank, primary balance, percent, percent of GDP, national authority

This 2019 Article IV Consultation discusses that structural reforms, strengthened policy frameworks and the ongoing smooth political transition have laid the foundations for sustained growth in El Salvador. The dis...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316972

Keywords: Social indicators, Credit, External sector, Public debt, Gross domestic product, central reserve bank, primary balance, percent, percent of GDP, national authority

This 2019 Article IV Consultation discusses that structural reforms, strengthened policy frameworks and the ongoing smooth political transition have laid the foundations for sustained growth in El Salvador. The dis...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498316972.002

ISBN: 9781498316972

Keywords: Social indicators, Credit, External sector, Public debt, Gross domestic product, central reserve bank, primary balance, percent, percent of GDP, national authority

This 2019 Article IV Consultation discusses that structural reforms, strengthened policy frameworks and the ongoing smooth political transition have laid the foundations for sustained growth in El Salvador. The dis...

Statement by Leonardo Villar, Executive Director for El Salvador May 22, 2019

Statement by Leonardo Villar, Executive Director for El Salvador May 22, 2019 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 May 2019

ISBN: 9781498316972

Keywords: Social indicators, Credit, External sector, Public debt, Gross domestic product, central reserve bank, primary balance, percent, percent of GDP, national authority

This 2019 Article IV Consultation discusses that structural reforms, strengthened policy frameworks and the ongoing smooth political transition have laid the foundations for sustained growth in El Salvador. The dis...

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking »

Source: Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pelin Berkmen , Kimberly Beaton , Dmitry Gershenson , Javier Arze del Granado , Kotaro Ishi , Meeyeon Kim , Emanuel Kopp , and Marina Rousset

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498303248

Keywords: Central banks, Central bank role, Central bank legislation, Central bank accounting, Bank credit, Fintech, cross border payments, financial sector, financial regulation, financial stability and integrity

In Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), financial technology has been growing rapidly and is on the agenda of many policy makers. Fintech provides opportunities to deepen financial development, competition, innov...

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking

Fintech in Latin America and the Caribbean: Stocktaking »

Volume/Issue: 2019/71

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pelin Berkmen , Kimberly Beaton , Dmitry Gershenson , Javier Arze del Granado , Kotaro Ishi , Meeyeon Kim , Emanuel Kopp , and Marina Rousset

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498303248.001

ISBN: 9781498303248

Keywords: Central banks, Central bank role, Central bank legislation, Central bank accounting, Bank credit, Fintech, cross border payments, financial sector, financial regulation, financial stability and integrity

In Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), financial technology has been growing rapidly and is on the agenda of many policy makers. Fintech provides opportunities to deepen financial development, competition, innov...

Credit Cycle and Capital Buffers in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Credit Cycle and Capital Buffers in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic »

Source: Credit Cycle and Capital Buffers in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Volume/Issue: 2019/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Valentina Flamini , Pierluigi Bologna , Fabio Di Vittorio , and Rasool Zandvakil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484397992

Keywords: Exchange rate policy, Credit booms, Central banks, Credit pricing, Credit risk, Credit cycle;Financial crises;Countercyclical capital buffer;Basel III;CPI inflation;GFC;countercyclical;synchronicity

Credit is key to support healthy and sustainable economic growth but excess aggregate credit growth can signal the build-up of imbalances and lead to systemic financial crisis. Hence, monitoring the credit cycle is...

Credit Cycle and Capital Buffers in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic

Credit Cycle and Capital Buffers in Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2019/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Valentina Flamini , Pierluigi Bologna , Fabio Di Vittorio , and Rasool Zandvakil

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484397992.001

ISBN: 9781484397992

Keywords: Exchange rate policy, Credit booms, Central banks, Credit pricing, Credit risk, Credit cycle;Financial crises;Countercyclical capital buffer;Basel III;CPI inflation;GFC;countercyclical;synchronicity

Credit is key to support healthy and sustainable economic growth but excess aggregate credit growth can signal the build-up of imbalances and lead to systemic financial crisis. Hence, monitoring the credit cycle is...

Guidance Note for the Use of Third-Party Indicators in Fund Reports

Guidance Note for the Use of Third-Party Indicators in Fund Reports »

Source: Guidance Note for the Use of Third-Party Indicators in Fund Reports

Volume/Issue: 2018/044

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2018

ISBN: 9781498309622

Keywords: Financial statistics, Corporate income taxes, Interest rates, Private sector involvement, Public investments, TPI, article IV consultation, staff report, fund report, source data

This note provides guidance on use of third-party indicators (TPIs) in Fund reports, in line with the policy endorsed by the Board in November 2017....

Guidance Note for the Use of Third-Party Indicators in Fund Reports

Guidance Note for the Use of Third-Party Indicators in Fund Reports »

Volume/Issue: 2018/044

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498309622.007

ISBN: 9781498309622

Keywords: Financial statistics, Corporate income taxes, Interest rates, Private sector involvement, Public investments, TPI, article IV consultation, staff report, fund report, source data

This note provides guidance on use of third-party indicators (TPIs) in Fund reports, in line with the policy endorsed by the Board in November 2017....

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359723

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Pension reforms, Financial sector, Supply-side policy, Statistics, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the real GDP of El Salvador grew above potential, at 2.3 percent in 2017, supported by lower oil prices, continued United States (U.S.) recovery, and a surge in rem...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359723

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Pension reforms, Financial sector, Supply-side policy, Statistics, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the real GDP of El Salvador grew above potential, at 2.3 percent in 2017, supported by lower oil prices, continued United States (U.S.) recovery, and a surge in rem...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359723

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Pension reforms, Financial sector, Supply-side policy, Statistics, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the real GDP of El Salvador grew above potential, at 2.3 percent in 2017, supported by lower oil prices, continued United States (U.S.) recovery, and a surge in rem...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484359723.002

ISBN: 9781484359723

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Pension reforms, Financial sector, Supply-side policy, Statistics, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the real GDP of El Salvador grew above potential, at 2.3 percent in 2017, supported by lower oil prices, continued United States (U.S.) recovery, and a surge in rem...

El Salvador
			: Selected Issues

El Salvador : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/152

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484359792.002

ISBN: 9781484359792

Keywords: Economic forecasting, Pensions, Pension reforms, Export competitiveness, Emigration and immigration, Emigrant remittances, Credit expansion, Demographic indicators, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper proposes a simple nowcast model for an early assessment of the Salvadorian economy. The exercise is based on a bridge model, which is one of the many tools available for nowcasting. For E...

Statement by Mr. Carlos Hurtado, Executive Director for El Salvador May 11, 2018

Statement by Mr. Carlos Hurtado, Executive Director for El Salvador May 11, 2018 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2018/151

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359723

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal consolidation, Pension reforms, Financial sector, Supply-side policy, Statistics, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the real GDP of El Salvador grew above potential, at 2.3 percent in 2017, supported by lower oil prices, continued United States (U.S.) recovery, and a surge in rem...

El Salvador

El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-Balance of Payments, International Investment Position, and Secondary Income Statistics (July 14-22, 2014)

Volume/Issue: 2018/38

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484341254

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, Balance of payments statistics, Foreign direct investment, External debt statistics, Income, Technical Assistance, El Salvador, Balance of payments, International investment position, Supply and demand

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission regarding the balance of payments, international investment position, and secondary income statistics in El Salvad...

El Salvador

El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and the Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey (April 21-29, 2014)

Volume/Issue: 2018/37

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484341193

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, Balance of payments statistics, Foreign direct investment, External debt, External debt statistics, El Salvador, Financial statistics, Balance of payments, Flow of funds, Foreign investment

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission about the compilation of Coordinated Direct Investment Survey and Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey (CPIS) i...

El Salvador
			: Technical Assistance Report-Balance of Payments, International Investment Position, and Secondary Income Statistics (July 14-22, 2014)

El Salvador : Technical Assistance Report-Balance of Payments, International Investment Position, and Secondary Income Statistics (July 14-22, 2014) »

Volume/Issue: 2018/38

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484341254.002

ISBN: 9781484341254

Keywords: Technical assistance missions, Balance of payments statistics, Foreign direct investment, External debt statistics, Income, Technical Assistance, El Salvador, Balance of payments, International investment position, Supply and demand

This Technical Assistance Report discusses the findings and recommendations made by the IMF mission regarding the balance of payments, international investment position, and secondary income statistics in El Salvad...

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean
			: Engines of Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilizers?

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean : Engines of Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilizers? »

Volume/Issue: 2017/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Svetlana Cerovic , Misael Galdamez , Metodij Hadzi-Vaskov , Franz Loyola , Zsoka Koczan , Bogdan Lissovolik , Jan Martijn , Yulia Ustyugova , and Joyce Wong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 June 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484303641.001

ISBN: 9781484303641

Keywords: Dominica, Dominican Republic, Caribbean, Costa Rica, Antigua and Barbuda, Asia and Pacific, Bahamas, The, Barbados, Belize, El Salvador

Outward migration has been an important phenomenon for countries in Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC), particularly those in Central America and the Caribbean. This paper examines recent trends in outward migr...

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean

Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Source: Migration and Remittances in Latin America and the Caribbean : Engines of Growth and Macroeconomic Stabilizers?

Volume/Issue: 2017/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Svetlana Cerovic , Misael Galdamez , Metodij Hadzi-Vaskov , Franz Loyola , Zsoka Koczan , Bogdan Lissovolik , Jan Martijn , Yulia Ustyugova , and Joyce Wong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 June 2017

ISBN: 9781484303641

Keywords: Dominica, Dominican Republic, Caribbean, Costa Rica, Antigua and Barbuda, Asia and Pacific, Bahamas, The, Barbados, Belize, El Salvador

Outward migration has been an important phenomenon for countries in Latin American and the Caribbean (LAC), particularly those in Central America and the Caribbean. This paper examines recent trends in outward migr...

Cluster Report

Cluster Report »

Source: Cluster Report : Trade Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2017/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475586015

Keywords: Puerto Rico, Suriname, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica

This Cluster Report explores opportunities for trade integration in the Latin America and the Caribbean region. It finds that the region can reap significant growth benefits from further trade integration. With tra...

Cluster Report
			: Trade Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean

Cluster Report : Trade Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2017/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475586015.002

ISBN: 9781475586015

Keywords: Puerto Rico, Suriname, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica

This Cluster Report explores opportunities for trade integration in the Latin America and the Caribbean region. It finds that the region can reap significant growth benefits from further trade integration. With tra...

Western Hemisphere
			: A Survey of Gender Budgeting Efforts

Western Hemisphere : A Survey of Gender Budgeting Efforts »

Volume/Issue: 2016/153

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lucía Pérez Fragoso , and Corina Rodríguez Enríquez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475520040.001

ISBN: 9781475520040

Keywords: Gender budgeting, fiscal policy and administration, Latin America, gender inequality

Gender budgeting is an approach to fiscal policy and administration that integrates considerations of women's equality and advancement into the budget. Latin American countries have undertaken diverse gender budget...

Western Hemisphere

Western Hemisphere »

Source: Western Hemisphere : A Survey of Gender Budgeting Efforts

Volume/Issue: 2016/153

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lucía Pérez Fragoso , and Corina Rodríguez Enríquez

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 July 2016

ISBN: 9781475520040

Keywords: Gender budgeting, fiscal policy and administration, Latin America, gender inequality

Gender budgeting is an approach to fiscal policy and administration that integrates considerations of women's equality and advancement into the budget. Latin American countries have undertaken diverse gender budget...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/208

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342223

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Wages, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth has averaged 2...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/208

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342223

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Wages, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth has averaged 2...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/208

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342223

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Wages, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth has averaged 2...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/208

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498342223.002

ISBN: 9781498342223

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Wages, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth has averaged 2...

El Salvador
			: Selected Issues

El Salvador : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2016/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498342346.002

ISBN: 9781498342346

Keywords: Economic growth, Migration, Inward remittances, Fiscal policy, Pensions, Banking sector, External borrowing, Bank credit, Private sector, Selected Issues Papers

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth averaged 2 perc...

Statement by Mr. Jimenez Latorre, Executive Director for El Salvador and Mr. Pacheco, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, June 20, 2016

Statement by Mr. Jimenez Latorre, Executive Director for El Salvador and Mr. Pacheco, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, June 20, 2016 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2016/208

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498342223

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic growth, Fiscal risk, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Wages, Banking sector, Economic indicators, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis

This paper focuses on policies to raise growth; underpin fiscal sustainability while enhancing social safety nets; and strengthen financial sector stability, deepening, and inclusiveness. GDP growth has averaged 2...

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas, riesgos y políticas

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas, riesgos y políticas »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

El crecimiento mundial se mantiene moderado y desigual. Después de registrar un retroceso a principios de 2015, el ritmo de la actividad mundial repuntó, pero las perspectivas de crecimiento sig...

4. Integración comercial en América Latina y el Caribe: Entusiasmo, esperanza y realidad

4. Integración comercial en América Latina y el Caribe: Entusiasmo, esperanza y realidad »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

La región de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) está menos abierta al comercio exterior que la mayoría de las otras regiones de mercados emergentes. En este capítulo se observa que en la mayoría d...

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

La actividad económica en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) está atravesando una desaceleración prolongada, en tándem con una mayor debilidad de los fundamentos económicos subyacentes. Se proyect...

5. Promoción del desarrollo financiero en América Latina y el Caribe

5. Promoción del desarrollo financiero en América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

En los últimos años, muchos países de América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) hicieron grandes esfuerzos para desarrollar sus sistemas financieros. En este capítulo se analiza el estado actual del desa...

Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental
			: Ajustando bajo presión

Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513540610.086

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

....

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

....

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

....

Resumen ejecutivo

Resumen ejecutivo »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

Después de registrar un retroceso a principios de 2015, el ritmo de la actividad mundial repuntó, pero las perspectivas de crecimiento siguen siendo moderadas, tanto a corto como a mediano plazo. La recupera...

3. Subir o no subir la tasa: ¿Puede elegir América Latina? Evaluando la autonomía de la política monetaria

3. Subir o no subir la tasa: ¿Puede elegir América Latina? Evaluando la autonomía de la política monetaria »

Source: Perspectivas económicas regionales, octubre de 2015: Departamento del Hemisferio Occidental : Ajustando bajo presión

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513540610

Keywords: intereses, comercio, intercambio, tasa de interés, desarrollo financiero

Mientras América Latina experimenta una fuerte desaceleración económica, el fortalecimiento de la economía en Estados Unidos crea el marco para que la Reserva Federal continúe normalizando la or...

Financial Inclusion

Financial Inclusion »

Source: Financial Inclusion : Zooming in on Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2015/206

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Yixi Deng , Anna Ivanova , Izabela Karpowicz , Filiz Unsal , Eva VanLeemput , and Joyce Wong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2015

ISBN: 9781513568928

Keywords: Financial inclusion, Growth, Inequality, finance, household, households, bank, Equity, Justice, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have made important strides in promoting financial inclusion of firms and households. However, while the region is broadly at par with its peers on financial inclu...

Financial Inclusion
			: Zooming in on Latin America

Financial Inclusion : Zooming in on Latin America »

Volume/Issue: 2015/206

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Yixi Deng , Anna Ivanova , Izabela Karpowicz , Filiz Unsal , Eva VanLeemput , and Joyce Wong

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513568928.001

ISBN: 9781513568928

Keywords: Financial inclusion, Growth, Inequality, finance, household, households, bank, Equity, Justice, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have made important strides in promoting financial inclusion of firms and households. However, while the region is broadly at par with its peers on financial inclu...

Distribución directa de los ingresos provenientes de recursos naturales

Distribución directa de los ingresos provenientes de recursos naturales »

Source: Distribución directa de los ingresos provenientes de recursos naturales : ¿vale la pena considerarla?

Volume/Issue: 2014/5

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Alex Segura-Ubiergo , and Enrique Flores

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 August 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781513592626

Keywords: Recursos naturales, Ingreso, Distribución del ingreso, Política fiscal

Algunos académicos han sostenido que la distribución directa a la población de ingresos públicos provenientes de recursos naturales ayudaría a los países ricos en recursos naturales a escapar de la 'maldición de l...

Distribución directa de los ingresos provenientes de recursos naturales
			: ¿vale la pena considerarla?

Distribución directa de los ingresos provenientes de recursos naturales : ¿vale la pena considerarla? »

Volume/Issue: 2014/5

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Alex Segura-Ubiergo , and Enrique Flores

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 August 2015

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513592626.006

ISBN: 9781513592626

Keywords: Recursos naturales, Ingreso, Distribución del ingreso, Política fiscal

Algunos académicos han sostenido que la distribución directa a la población de ingresos públicos provenientes de recursos naturales ayudaría a los países ricos en recursos naturales a escapar de la 'maldición de l...

5. Crecimiento a largo plazo en América Latina y el Caribe: El rol de la complejidad y la diversificación económica

5. Crecimiento a largo plazo en América Latina y el Caribe: El rol de la complejidad y la diversificación económica »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

La diversificación y la complejidad económica—en términos de la gama de productos que produce un país y del nivel de sofisticación de esos productos—son importantes para el crecimiento a largo p...

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas y desafíos de política

1. Estados Unidos, Canadá y el mundo: Perspectivas y desafíos de política »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

En un marco de perspectivas menos favorables, precios del petróleo más bajos y oscilaciones cambiarias, el crecimiento mundial continúa siendo modesto y desigual. El...

3. La caída de los precios de las materias primas: Consecuencias para las cuentas fiscales y externas de América Latina

3. La caída de los precios de las materias primas: Consecuencias para las cuentas fiscales y externas de América Latina »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

El impacto de la fuerte caída de los precios de las materias primas en las principales economías de América Latina tendrá importantes consecuencias para su posición...

4. La reciente debilidad de la inversión en América Latina: ¿Estamos frente a un enigma?

4. La reciente debilidad de la inversión en América Latina: ¿Estamos frente a un enigma? »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Tras haber alcanzado un nivel máximo alrededor de 2010–11, la inversión real se ha desacelerado en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC), en línea con lo acontecido en ot...

Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas,
			: El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484318768.086

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Perspectivas económicas: Las Américas, abril de 2015...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Perspectivas económicas: Las Américas, abril de 2015...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

Perspectivas económicas: Las Américas, abril de 2015...

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe

2. Perspectivas y desafíos de política económica para América Latina y el Caribe »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

El crecimiento en América Latina y el Caribe se desaceleró y se ubicó en un 1,3 por ciento en 2014, y las proyecciones indican que será inferior al 1 por ciento en 2...

Resumen ejecutivo

Resumen ejecutivo »

Source: Perspectivas económicas, abril de 2015: Las Américas, : El Norte se recupera, el Sur aún espera

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2015

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781484318768

Keywords: América Latina; exportadores de materias primas; economías que dependen del turismo; América Central y la República Dominicana; economía finacieramente integradas

El crecimiento mundial continuó siendo modesto y desigual durante el pasado año—en un marco de nuevas revisiones a la baja de los pronósticos de crecimiento a mediano plazo y una fuerte caída del precio del...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498332361

Keywords: output, potential output, capital, gdp, unemployment

...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498332361

Keywords: output, potential output, capital, gdp, unemployment

...

El Salvador: Selected Issues

El Salvador: Selected Issues »

Source: El Salvador : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498332361

Keywords: output, potential output, capital, gdp, unemployment

...

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781484376355

Keywords: investment, debt, monetary fund, deficit

KEY ISSUES Focus: The main themes centered on tackling macroeconomic vulnerabilities and improving the medium-term outlook by achieving an ambitious fiscal adjustment while protecting social spending, creating an...

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

El Salvador: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781484376355

Keywords: investment, debt, monetary fund, deficit

KEY ISSUES Focus: The main themes centered on tackling macroeconomic vulnerabilities and improving the medium-term outlook by achieving an ambitious fiscal adjustment while protecting social spending, creating an...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with El Salvador »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781484376355

Keywords: investment, debt, monetary fund, deficit

KEY ISSUES Focus: The main themes centered on tackling macroeconomic vulnerabilities and improving the medium-term outlook by achieving an ambitious fiscal adjustment while protecting social spending, creating an...

El Salvador
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

El Salvador : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484376355.002

ISBN: 9781484376355

Keywords: investment, debt, monetary fund, deficit

KEY ISSUES Focus: The main themes centered on tackling macroeconomic vulnerabilities and improving the medium-term outlook by achieving an ambitious fiscal adjustment while protecting social spending, creating an...

El Salvador
			: Selected Issues

El Salvador : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2015/11

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498332361.002

ISBN: 9781498332361

Keywords: output, potential output, capital, gdp, unemployment

...

Statement of the Economic Authorities of El Salvador Regarding the 2014 IMF Article IV Consultation

Statement of the Economic Authorities of El Salvador Regarding the 2014 IMF Article IV Consultation »

Source: El Salvador : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2015

ISBN: 9781484376355

Keywords: investment, debt, monetary fund, deficit

KEY ISSUES Focus: The main themes centered on tackling macroeconomic vulnerabilities and improving the medium-term outlook by achieving an ambitious fiscal adjustment while protecting social spending, creating an...

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banking Globalization

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banking Globalization »

Volume/Issue: 2014/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Stijn Claessens , and Neeltje Horen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 October 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498301435.001

ISBN: 9781498301435

Keywords: financial globalization, global financial crisis, financial fragmentation, host country, banking, foreign bank, host countries,

Although cross-border bank lending has fallen sharply since the crisis, extending our bank ownership database from 1995-2009 up to 2013 shows only limited retrenchment in foreign bank presence. While banks from OEC...

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banking Globalization

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banking Globalization »

Source: The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banking Globalization

Volume/Issue: 2014/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Stijn Claessens , and Neeltje Horen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 October 2014

ISBN: 9781498301435

Keywords: financial globalization, global financial crisis, financial fragmentation, host country, banking, foreign bank, host countries,

Although cross-border bank lending has fallen sharply since the crisis, extending our bank ownership database from 1995-2009 up to 2013 shows only limited retrenchment in foreign bank presence. While banks from OEC...

Regulating Capital Flows at Both Ends
			: Does it Work?

Regulating Capital Flows at Both Ends : Does it Work? »

Volume/Issue: 2014/188

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Atish Ghosh , Mahvash Qureshi , and Naotaka Sugawara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 October 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498358743.001

ISBN: 9781498358743

Keywords: cross-boder bank flows, prudential measures, bond, capital inflow, International Policy Coordination and Transmission,

This paper examines whether cross-border capital flows can be regulated by imposing capital account restrictions (CARs) in both source and recipient countries, as was originally advocated by John Maynard Keynes and...

Regulating Capital Flows at Both Ends

Regulating Capital Flows at Both Ends »

Source: Regulating Capital Flows at Both Ends : Does it Work?

Volume/Issue: 2014/188

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Atish Ghosh , Mahvash Qureshi , and Naotaka Sugawara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 October 2014

ISBN: 9781498358743

Keywords: cross-boder bank flows, prudential measures, bond, capital inflow, International Policy Coordination and Transmission,

This paper examines whether cross-border capital flows can be regulated by imposing capital account restrictions (CARs) in both source and recipient countries, as was originally advocated by John Maynard Keynes and...

Credit Quality in Developing Economies

Credit Quality in Developing Economies »

Source: Credit Quality in Developing Economies : Remittances to the Rescue?

Volume/Issue: 2014/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christian Ebeke , Boileau Loko , and Arina Viseth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498377911

Keywords: nonperforming loans, macroeconomic volatility, remittance, output growth, remittance inflows, migrant, Globalization: Finance,

This paper analyzes the link between remittances inflows and nonperforming loans (NPLs) in a large sample of developing countries. Theoretical transmission channels include risk coping, exchange rate and growth imp...

Credit Quality in Developing Economies
			: Remittances to the Rescue?

Credit Quality in Developing Economies : Remittances to the Rescue? »

Volume/Issue: 2014/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christian Ebeke , Boileau Loko , and Arina Viseth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 August 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498377911.001

ISBN: 9781498377911

Keywords: nonperforming loans, macroeconomic volatility, remittance, output growth, remittance inflows, migrant, Globalization: Finance,

This paper analyzes the link between remittances inflows and nonperforming loans (NPLs) in a large sample of developing countries. Theoretical transmission channels include risk coping, exchange rate and growth imp...

What is Behind Latin America's Declining Income Inequality?

What is Behind Latin America's Declining Income Inequality? »

Volume/Issue: 2014/124

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Evridiki Tsounta , and Anayochukwu Osueke

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 July 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498378581.001

ISBN: 9781498378581

Keywords: Gini, emerging economies, Kuznets, gini coefficient, kuznets curve, declining inequality, Personal Income and Wealth Distribution, Equity, Justice, Inequality

Income inequality in Latin America has declined during the last decade, in contrast to the experience in many other emerging and developed regions. However, Latin America remains the most unequal region in the worl...

What is Behind Latin America’s Declining Income Inequality?*

What is Behind Latin America’s Declining Income Inequality?* »

Source: What is Behind Latin America's Declining Income Inequality?

Volume/Issue: 2014/124

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Evridiki Tsounta , and Anayochukwu Osueke

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498378581

Keywords: Gini, emerging economies, Kuznets, gini coefficient, kuznets curve, declining inequality, Personal Income and Wealth Distribution, Equity, Justice, Inequality

Income inequality in Latin America has declined during the last decade, in contrast to the experience in many other emerging and developed regions. However, Latin America remains the most unequal region in the worl...