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Estimating a Small Open-Economy Model for Egypt

Estimating a Small Open-Economy Model for Egypt »

Source: Estimating a Small Open-Economy Model for Egypt : Spillovers, Inflation Dynamics, and Implications for Monetary Policy

Volume/Issue: 2011/108

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Elif Arbatli , and Kenji Moriyama

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455261376

Keywords: Small open economy model, transmission mechanism, exchange rate, interest rate, real interest, real interest rate, output gap, General Aggregative Models: Forecasting and Simulation, Prices, Business Fluctuations

This paper estimates a small open economy model for Egypt to analyze inflation, output dynamics and monetary policy during 2005-2010. The interest rate channel is found to be relatively weak in Egypt, complicating...

Monetary Policy and Risk-Premium Shocks in Hungary

Monetary Policy and Risk-Premium Shocks in Hungary »

Source: Monetary Policy and Risk-Premium Shocks in Hungary : Results from a Large Bayesian VAR

Volume/Issue: 2011/259

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adina Popescu , and Alina Carare

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2011

ISBN: 9781463923983

Keywords: Risk premium shocks, Transmission mechanism, Large Bayesian VAR, inflation, central bank, financial stability, foreign currency, General Aggregative Models: Forecasting and Simulation, Money and Interest Rates: Forecasting and Simulation, Bayesian Analysis

We document the transmission of monetary policy and risk-premium shocks in Hungary, by applying recent advances in the Bayesian estimation of large VAR models. The method allows extracting information from over 100...

Real-time Forecasts of Economic Activity for Latin American Economies

Real-time Forecasts of Economic Activity for Latin American Economies »

Source: Real-time Forecasts of Economic Activity for Latin American Economies

Volume/Issue: 2011/98

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philip Liu , Rafael Romeu , and Troy Matheson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2011

ISBN: 9781455254293

Keywords: Nowcasting, Short-term forecasting, Real-time data, and Latin America, gdp growth, forecasting, real gdp, equation, equations, Model Construction and Estimation

Macroeconomic policy decisions in real-time are based the assessment of current and future economic conditions. These assessments are made difficult by the presence of incomplete and noisy data. The problem is more...

Estimating a Small Open-Economy Model for Egypt
			: Spillovers, Inflation Dynamics, and Implications for Monetary Policy

Estimating a Small Open-Economy Model for Egypt : Spillovers, Inflation Dynamics, and Implications for Monetary Policy »

Volume/Issue: 2011/108

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Elif Arbatli , and Kenji Moriyama

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455261376.001

ISBN: 9781455261376

Keywords: Small open economy model, transmission mechanism, exchange rate, interest rate, real interest, real interest rate, output gap, General Aggregative Models: Forecasting and Simulation, Prices, Business Fluctuations

This paper estimates a small open economy model for Egypt to analyze inflation, output dynamics and monetary policy during 2005-2010. The interest rate channel is found to be relatively weak in Egypt, complicating...

Monetary Policy and Risk-Premium Shocks in Hungary
			: Results from a Large Bayesian VAR

Monetary Policy and Risk-Premium Shocks in Hungary : Results from a Large Bayesian VAR »

Volume/Issue: 2011/259

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Adina Popescu , and Alina Carare

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463923983.001

ISBN: 9781463923983

Keywords: Risk premium shocks, Transmission mechanism, Large Bayesian VAR, inflation, central bank, financial stability, foreign currency, General Aggregative Models: Forecasting and Simulation, Money and Interest Rates: Forecasting and Simulation, Bayesian Analysis

We document the transmission of monetary policy and risk-premium shocks in Hungary, by applying recent advances in the Bayesian estimation of large VAR models. The method allows extracting information from over 100...

Real-time Forecasts of Economic Activity for Latin American Economies

Real-time Forecasts of Economic Activity for Latin American Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2011/98

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philip Liu , Rafael Romeu , and Troy Matheson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455254293.001

ISBN: 9781455254293

Keywords: Nowcasting, Short-term forecasting, Real-time data, and Latin America, gdp growth, forecasting, real gdp, equation, equations, Model Construction and Estimation

Macroeconomic policy decisions in real-time are based the assessment of current and future economic conditions. These assessments are made difficult by the presence of incomplete and noisy data. The problem is more...

Low-Income Countries' BRIC Linkage

Low-Income Countries' BRIC Linkage »

Source: Low-Income Countries' BRIC Linkage : Are there Growth Spillovers?

Volume/Issue: 2011/267

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Issouf Samaké , and Yongzheng Yang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2011

ISBN: 9781463924669

Keywords: low-income countries, BRICs, Global VAR, Structural VAR, exporters, commodity prices, oil exporters, commodity exporters, oil prices, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Time-Series Models

Trade and financial ties between low-income countries (LICs) and Brazil, Russia, India, and China (BRICs) have expanded rapidly in recent years. This gives rise to the potential for growth to spill over from the la...

Inter-sectoral Linkages and Local Content in Extractive Industries and Beyond - The Case of S�o Tom� and Pr�ncipe

Inter-sectoral Linkages and Local Content in Extractive Industries and Beyond - The Case of S�o Tom� and Pr�ncipe »

Source: Inter-sectoral Linkages and Local Content in Extractive Industries and Beyond - The Case of São Tomé and Príncipe

Volume/Issue: 2007/213

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alonso Segura Vasi , Walter Zarate , Gonzalo Pastor , and Ulrich Klueh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2007

ISBN: 9781451867770

Keywords: Local content, Industrial policies, Input-Output tables, oil and gas, oil industry, oil companies, Input-Output Models, General Aggregative Models: Forecasting and Simulation, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving

This paper attempts to offer specific inputs to the debate on local content promotion in the oil industry, using the specific case of São Tomé and Príncipe as point of reference. Our approach emphasizes inter-secto...

Econometric Analysis of Discrete Reforms

Econometric Analysis of Discrete Reforms »

Source: Econometric Analysis of Discrete Reforms

Volume/Issue: 2001/156

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexei Kireyev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2001

ISBN: 9781451857405

Keywords: exogeneity, testing reforms, econometric policy analysis, exchange rate, cointegration, equation, granger causality, exchange rate unification, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Time-Series Models, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Models with Panel Data

The paper suggests an econometric methodology for testing the effectiveness of reforms implemented in one major step, i.e., discrete reforms. The methodology is based on the exogeneity properties of variables in an...

An Evaluation of the World Economic Outlook Forecasts

An Evaluation of the World Economic Outlook Forecasts »

Source: An Evaluation of the World Economic Outlook Forecasts

Volume/Issue: 2006/59

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Allan Timmermann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451863192

Keywords: Global economic condition, forecast performance, and evaluation, inflation, statistics, correlation, inflation forecasts, General Aggregative Models: Forecasting and Simulation, Prices, Business Fluctuations

The World Economic Outlook (WEO) is a key source of forecasts of global economic conditions. It is therefore important to review the performance of these forecasts against both actual outcomes and alternative forec...