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Commodity Price Volatility, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Convergence

Commodity Price Volatility, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Convergence »

Source: Commodity Price Volatility, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Convergence : What is Ahead for Inflation in Emerging Europe?

Volume/Issue: 2009/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Edda Zoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451871890

Keywords: Price Convergence, price inflation, price level, inflation response,

This paper assesses the role of international commodity prices, cyclical fluctuations, and convergence in driving inflation in 18 European emerging economies. Country specific VARs and panel estimates indicate that...

Anatomy of Regional Disparities in the Slovak Republic

Anatomy of Regional Disparities in the Slovak Republic »

Source: Anatomy of Regional Disparities in the Slovak Republic

Volume/Issue: 2009/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mariusz Jarmuzek , and Biswajit Banerjee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2009

ISBN: 9781451872927

Keywords: Regional disparities, &;amp;#x03B2;-convergence, &;amp;#x03C3;-convergence, growth accounting, gdp per capita, tfp, labor utilization, gdp growth,

This paper examines economic growth and various dimensions of regional disparities in Slovakia. We find that regional disparities in the levels of GDP per capita, labor productivity, and labor utilization have wide...

Finance and Convergence

Finance and Convergence »

Source: Finance and Convergence : What's Ahead for Emerging Europe?

Volume/Issue: 2007/244

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philip Schellekens , and Rudolfs Bems

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 November 2007

ISBN: 9781451868074

Keywords: convergence, general equilibrium, capital inflows, capital markets, nontradable goods, current account deficits, current account deficit,

This paper singles out the key short-term risks and medium-term challenges related to finance and convergence in emerging Europe. With the help of a general equilibrium theoretical framework, the paper identifies p...

Macroeconomic Effects of EU Transfers in New Member States

Macroeconomic Effects of EU Transfers in New Member States »

Source: Macroeconomic Effects of EU Transfers in New Member States

Volume/Issue: 2008/223

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2008

ISBN: 9781451870817

Keywords: Convergence, cross-country transfers, policy-mix, exchange rate, inflation, real exchange rate, real interest rate,

Large inflows from the European Union to the New Member States are likely to significantlyimpact macroeconomic outcomes. In this paper, we use the IMF's Global Integrated Monetaryand Fiscal model (GIMF) to analyze...

Forces Driving Inflation in the New EU10 Members

Forces Driving Inflation in the New EU10 Members »

Source: Forces Driving Inflation in the New EU10 Members

Volume/Issue: 2009/51

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Emil Stavrev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2009

ISBN: 9781451871999

Keywords: generalized dynamic factor model, price convergence, price level, relative price, inflation process, inflation dynamics,

The paper analyzes the forces driving inflation in the new EU10 member countries. A significant part of headline inflation in these countries is due to common factors, such as price level convergence and EU integra...

How Far Is Eastern Europe from Brussels?

How Far Is Eastern Europe from Brussels? »

Source: How Far Is Eastern Europe from Brussels?

Volume/Issue: 1998/53

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ratna Sahay , Carlos Végh Gramont , and Stanley Fischer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1998

ISBN: 9781451847352

Keywords: transition, convergence, per capita income, transition economies, growth rate, growth rates, gdp per capita

The current destination of Central and Eastern European countries—explicitly for some, implicitly for all—is Brussels. The concept of the distance from Brussels is multi-dimensional. One simple measur...

Common Volatility Trends in the Central and Eastern European Currencies and the Euro

Common Volatility Trends in the Central and Eastern European Currencies and the Euro »

Source: Common Volatility Trends in the Central and Eastern European Currencies and the Euro

Volume/Issue: 2006/206

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marcus Pramor , and Natalia Tamirisa

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2006

ISBN: 9781451864663

Keywords: exchange rate, volatility, GARCH, convergence, Central Europe, currency markets, correlations, equation, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

How much convergence has been achieved between Central and Eastern European (CEE) economies and the eurozone? We explore this question by comparing long-run volatility trends in CEE currencies and the euro. We find...

Capital Flows to Transition Economies

Capital Flows to Transition Economies »

Source: Capital Flows to Transition Economies : Master or Servant?

Volume/Issue: 2002/11

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Leslie Lipschitz , Alex Mourmouras , and Timothy Lane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2002

ISBN: 9781451842791

Keywords: convergence, macroeconomic policy, capital inflows, exchange rate, real appreciation, capital market, Money And Interest Rates,

This paper discusses the forces driving capital flows in the transition countries of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). It argues that various influences—specifically, the real exchange rate history and trend...

Commodity Price Volatility, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Convergence
			: What is Ahead for Inflation in Emerging Europe?

Commodity Price Volatility, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Convergence : What is Ahead for Inflation in Emerging Europe? »

Volume/Issue: 2009/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Edda Zoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451871890.001

ISBN: 9781451871890

Keywords: Price Convergence, price inflation, price level, inflation response,

This paper assesses the role of international commodity prices, cyclical fluctuations, and convergence in driving inflation in 18 European emerging economies. Country specific VARs and panel estimates indicate that...

Anatomy of Regional Disparities in the Slovak Republic

Anatomy of Regional Disparities in the Slovak Republic »

Volume/Issue: 2009/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mariusz Jarmuzek , and Biswajit Banerjee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451872927.001

ISBN: 9781451872927

Keywords: Regional disparities, &;amp;#x03B2;-convergence, &;amp;#x03C3;-convergence, growth accounting, gdp per capita, tfp, labor utilization, gdp growth,

This paper examines economic growth and various dimensions of regional disparities in Slovakia. We find that regional disparities in the levels of GDP per capita, labor productivity, and labor utilization have wide...