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Macroeconomic Issues in Small States and Implications for Fund Engagement

Macroeconomic Issues in Small States and Implications for Fund Engagement »

Volume/Issue: 2013/008

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498342315.007

ISBN: 9781498342315

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Debt restructuring, Economic conditions, Economic growth, Economic indicators, Exchange rate regimes, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Public debt, Relationships with Fund

This paper reviews the macroeconomic characteristics and performance of small states and discusses ways in which the Fund's engagement with these countries could be better tailored to meet their needs. The Fund pre...

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net

Adequacy of the Global Financial Safety Net »

Volume/Issue: 2016/059

Series: Policy Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345880.007

ISBN: 9781498345880

Keywords: Developed countries, Developing countries, Economic integration, Emerging markets, Financial safety nets, Fund role, International financial system, Liquidity, Reserves adequacy, Trade integration

The Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN) is comprised mainly of countries' own reserves and external public sources of insurance and financing. The main external official arrangements are central bank bilateral swap...

IMF Staff Papers, Volume 51, No. 3

IMF Staff Papers, Volume 51, No. 3 »

Volume: 51

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589063518.024

ISBN: 9781589063518

Keywords: exchange rate, interest rate, international monetary fund, Labor market, Asset Pricing, Cash Flow, Conservatism, Cost-benefit Analysis, Effect Of Inflation On Unemployment, Empirical Methods

This paper tests uncovered interest parity (UIP) using interest rates on longer maturity bonds for the Group of Seven countries. These long-horizon regressions yield much more support for UIP-all of the coefficient...

Financial Sector Assessment Program After Ten Years-Experience and Reforms for the Next Decade

Financial Sector Assessment Program After Ten Years-Experience and Reforms for the Next Decade »

Volume/Issue: 2009/062

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498335577.007

ISBN: 9781498335577

Keywords: Article IV consultations, Collaboration with World Bank, Exchange rate policy surveillance, Financial sector, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Financial systems, Group of Twenty, Multilateral surveillance, Systemically important financial institutions, Financial sector development

Ten years after its inception, the FSAP has established itself as an important instrument for assessing financial systems around the world. More than three-quarters of the membership have volunteered for FSAP asses...

The Macroeconomics of Scaling-up Aid
			:  the Cases of Benin, Niger, and Togo

The Macroeconomics of Scaling-up Aid : the Cases of Benin, Niger, and Togo »

Volume/Issue: 2008/059

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 September 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498334112.007

ISBN: 9781498334112

Keywords: Absorptive capacity, Aid flows, Development assistance, Economic conditions, Exchange rates, Group of eight, Inflation, Millennium Development Goals, Economic reforms, Heavily indebted poor countries

In September 2007, the UN Secretary General launched the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Africa Steering and Working Groups. The Steering Group brings together the leaders of multilateral institutions to identif...