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Relative Price Convergence in Russia

Relative Price Convergence in Russia »

Source: Relative Price Convergence in Russia

Volume/Issue: 1995/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paula De Masi , and Vincent Koen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1995

ISBN: 9781451847468

Keywords: inflation, relative price, relative price variability, price level, relative prices, Russia,

Following price and exchange rate liberalization, domestic consumer prices in Russia moved closer to market levels. This paper quantifies the magnitude of the associated relative price changes. It also shows that r...

Network Externalities and Dollarization Hysteresis

Network Externalities and Dollarization Hysteresis »

Source: Network Externalities and Dollarization Hysteresis : The Case of Russia

Volume/Issue: 2003/96

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nienke Oomes

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2003

ISBN: 9781451851939

Keywords: ratchet effect, network externalities, Russia, probability, equation, heteroscedasticity, exchange rate depreciation,

Dollarization in Russia increased rapidly during the early 1990s, but failed to come down in the second half of the 1990s in spite of exchange rate stabilization. To explain this "dollarization hysteresis," this pa...

Evolution of Monetary Policy Instruments in Russia1

Evolution of Monetary Policy Instruments in Russia1 »

Source: Evolution of Monetary Policy Instruments in Russia

Volume/Issue: 1997/180

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tomás Baliño , Jakob Horder , and David Hoelscher

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1997

ISBN: 9781451859072

Keywords: Russia, transition economies, monetary instruments, financial liberalization, credit, reserve requirements, inflation

This paper analyzes the evolution of monetary policy in Russia, focusing on the period January 1992–December 1995. Special attention is given to the role of monetary policy instruments. Initially, policy was...

The Utilization-Adjusted Output Gap

The Utilization-Adjusted Output Gap »

Source: The Utilization-Adjusted Output Gap : Is the Russian Economy Overheating?

Volume/Issue: 2006/68

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nienke Oomes , and Oksana Dynnikova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451863284

Keywords: Output gap, natural rate, Phillips curve, Russia, survey, surveys, equation, sample size,

This paper estimates the output gap in Russia using a utilization-adjusted production function approach, which we argue is preferable to traditional output gap methods. The approach amounts to (1) using available s...

Russia's Regions

Russia's Regions »

Source: Russia's Regions : Income Volatility, Labor Mobility and Fiscal Policy

Volume/Issue: 2005/185

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Goohoon Kwon , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2005

ISBN: 9781451862041

Keywords: Russia, panel VAR, expenditure, expenditures, fiscal surplus, fiscal federalism, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Models with Panel Data, Comparative Studies of Particular Economies,

Russia's regions are heavily exposed to regional income shocks because of an uneven distribution of natural resources and a Soviet legacy of heavily skewed regional specialization. Also, Russia has a limited mobili...

Oil Revenue Assignments

Oil Revenue Assignments »

Source: Oil Revenue Assignments : Country Experiences and Issues

Volume/Issue: 2002/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eric Mottu , and Ehtisham Ahmad

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2002

ISBN: 9781451874464

Keywords: Oil revenue, tax assignment, revenue sharing, oil-producing countries, Russia, subnational governments, fiscal federalism, decentralization, taxation, Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation: Government Policy,

Based on country experiences, the paper assesses policy options to assign oil revenues to subnational governments (SNGs). The literature recommends that oil revenues be centralized. Given political economy consider...

Unanticipated Shocks and Systemic Influences

Unanticipated Shocks and Systemic Influences »

Source: Unanticipated Shocks and Systemic Influences : The Impact of Contagion in Global Equity Markets in 1998

Volume/Issue: 2003/84

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Brenda Gonzalez-Hermosillo , Vance Martin , Renee Fry , and Mardi Dungey

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2003

ISBN: 9781451850666

Keywords: Contagion, International Spillovers, Russia, LTCM, financial markets, bond, equity market, Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models: Models with Panel Data, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, International Lending and Debt Problems,

August to September 1998 has been characterized as one of the worst episodes of global financial distress in decades. This paper investigates the transmission of the Russian and the LTCM crises through global equit...

The New Russian Budget System

The New Russian Budget System »

Source: The New Russian Budget System : A Critical Assessment and Future Reform Agenda

Volume/Issue: 2002/21

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jack Diamond

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2002

ISBN: 9781451843927

Keywords: Budget System Law, budget reform, Russia, expenditure, budget code, expenditures, budget execution, budget system, Macroeconomic - Aspects Of Public Finance, Macroeconomic Policy

This paper documents the main elements of the new budget system established in the Russian Federation through its revised budget system law, or the Budget Code, of 2000. It critically examines the budget preparatio...

The IMF and Russia in the 1990's

The IMF and Russia in the 1990's »

Source: The IMF and Russia in the 1990's

Volume/Issue: 2004/155

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Odling-Smee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2004

ISBN: 9781451857344

Keywords: Economic transition, macroeconomic policy, Russia, inflation, monetary policy, monetary fund, fiscal policies, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies: General

This paper explains the IMF's impact on economic policies in Russia, focusing on where the IMF made a difference. The Russian economic and political leadership essentially determined economic policies. The IMF's in...

Relative Price Convergence in Russia

Relative Price Convergence in Russia »

Volume/Issue: 1995/54

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paula De Masi , and Vincent Koen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1995

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451847468.001

ISBN: 9781451847468

Keywords: inflation, relative price, relative price variability, price level, relative prices, Russia,

Following price and exchange rate liberalization, domestic consumer prices in Russia moved closer to market levels. This paper quantifies the magnitude of the associated relative price changes. It also shows that r...