Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Nkunde Mwase
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 August 2012
Keywords: Logit and quantile regression, Islands, EMP, Deleveraging, reserve holdings, short-term debt, current account, balance of payments, exchange rate regimes, International Finance Forecasting and Simulation
This paper investigates the drivers of reserves in emerging markets (EMs) and small island (SIs) and develops an operational metric for estimating reserves in SIs taking into account their unique characteristics. I...