Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): International Monetary Fund
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2003
Keywords: international financial architecture, financial policies, monetary policy, central bank, monetary fund, deposit insurance, Corporate Finance and Governance: Government Policy and Regulation,
In this paper we construct indices of transparency of monetary and financial policies, based on self-evaluations carried out by 135 IMF member countries in 1999, and use them to identify transparency patterns acros...