Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Anthony Pellechio , and Johan Mathisen
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2006
Keywords: Balance Sheet Approach, external debt, financial corporations, financial instruments, central bank, financial assets, Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics: General, International Economic Order, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems
Recent improvements in statistical methodologies and data availability are facilitating detailed, high-frequency, timely macroeconomic balance sheet analysis. This paper provides practical instruction on how to des...