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Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere
			: Time to Rebuild Policy Space

Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere : Time to Rebuild Policy Space »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484347928.086

ISBN: 9781484347928

Keywords: Production, Financial crises, Financial statistics, Gross domestic product, Capital, Economies, Economic indicators, tfp, current account, external shocks

Despite some global risks, external conditions for Latin America should remain stimulative. With monetary policy in advanced economies expected to stay accommodative, external financing conditions will remain favor...

Staff Guidance Note on Macroprudential Policy - Considerations for Low Income Countries

Staff Guidance Note on Macroprudential Policy - Considerations for Low Income Countries »

Source: Staff Guidance Note on Macroprudential Policy - Considerations for Low Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2014/044

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498342612

Keywords: Dollarization, Financial systems, Foreign exchange, Low-income developing countries, Macroprudential Policy, Monetary policy, Technical Assistance, Financial crises, Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability

This note explores how characteristics of financial systems commonly observed in low income countries may shape the approach to the staff's advice on macroprudential policy. It explores the implications of the ongo...

Managing Volatility in Low-Income Countries - The Role and Potential for Contingent Financial Instruments1

Managing Volatility in Low-Income Countries - The Role and Potential for Contingent Financial Instruments1 »

Source: Managing Volatility in Low-Income Countries - The Role and Potential for Contingent Financial Instruments

Volume/Issue: 2011/089

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2011

ISBN: 9781498338325

Keywords: External financing, External shocks, Financial instruments, Fund role, Low-income developing countries, Risk management, World Bank, Financial crises, Financial management, Economic stabilization

The paper examines the case for contingent financial instruments for low-income countries (LICs), from both the market and official sector. These include commodity price hedging instruments, contingent debt instrum...

1. The United States, Canada, and the World: Outlook and Policy Challenges

1. The United States, Canada, and the World: Outlook and Policy Challenges »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere : Time to Rebuild Policy Space

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484347928

Keywords: Production, Financial crises, Financial statistics, Gross domestic product, Capital, Economies, Economic indicators, tfp, current account, external shocks

After slowing in 2012, global growth is projected to pick up during 2013–14, supported by policy actions in advanced economies that have helped mitigate downside risks. The global economy is exp...

2. Outlook and Policy Challenges for Latin America and the Caribbean

2. Outlook and Policy Challenges for Latin America and the Caribbean »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere : Time to Rebuild Policy Space

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484347928

Keywords: Production, Financial crises, Financial statistics, Gross domestic product, Capital, Economies, Economic indicators, tfp, current account, external shocks

Output growth in Latin America firmed up toward the end of 2012, after moderating earlier in the year, particularly in some of the region’s largest economies. In most economies, domestic demand...

3. Is the Growth Momentum in Latin America Sustainable?

3. Is the Growth Momentum in Latin America Sustainable? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere : Time to Rebuild Policy Space

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484347928

Keywords: Production, Financial crises, Financial statistics, Gross domestic product, Capital, Economies, Economic indicators, tfp, current account, external shocks

Latin America has enjoyed strong growth momentum during the last decade. While factor accumulation remains the main driver of GDP growth, the recent acceleration is mainly explained by higher to...

4. Latin America’s Fiscal and External Strength: How Dependent Is It on External Conditions?

4. Latin America’s Fiscal and External Strength: How Dependent Is It on External Conditions? »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere : Time to Rebuild Policy Space

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484347928

Keywords: Production, Financial crises, Financial statistics, Gross domestic product, Capital, Economies, Economic indicators, tfp, current account, external shocks

Highly favorable terms of trade and external financing conditions have helped Latin America strengthen its fiscal and external fundamentals markedly over the last decade. But, how dependent are...

5. Is Latin America Saving Its Terms-of-Trade Windfall? A Metric

5. Is Latin America Saving Its Terms-of-Trade Windfall? A Metric »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, May 2013, Western Hemisphere : Time to Rebuild Policy Space

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484347928

Keywords: Production, Financial crises, Financial statistics, Gross domestic product, Capital, Economies, Economic indicators, tfp, current account, external shocks

On the back of a sizable terms-of-trade boom, Latin America’s fundamentals have improved markedly during the last decade. This has fed a sense of complacency that this time the macroeconomic res...

2012 Spillover Report - Background Papers

2012 Spillover Report - Background Papers »

Source: 2012 Spillover Report - Background Papers

Volume/Issue: 2012/086

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2012

ISBN: 9781498340243

Keywords: Asset prices, Background papers, Business cycles, Capital markets, China, Euro Area, Europe, External shocks, Financial risk, Japan

This note conducts a business cycle accounting analysis for systemic economies, with an emphasis on spillover effects from macroeconomic versus financial shocks. The systemic economies under consideration are China...

Weather Shocks and Output in Low-Income Countries: The Role of Policies and Adaptation1

Weather Shocks and Output in Low-Income Countries: The Role of Policies and Adaptation1 »

Source: Weather Shocks and Output in Low-Income Countries: The Role of Policies and Adaptation

Volume/Issue: 2019/178

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sebastian Acevedo Mejia , Claudio Baccianti , Mico Mrkaic , Natalija Novta , Evgenia Pugacheva , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 August 2019

ISBN: 9781513509853

Keywords: Economic policy, Economic growth, Economic recovery, Financial crises, Total factor productivity, Climate change, Climate policy, Adaptation to climate change, Weather shock, structural policy

We explore the extent to which macroeconomic policies, structural policies, and institutions can mitigate the negative relationship between temperature shocks and output in countries with warm climates. Empirical e...