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3 Challenges for Public Investment in New EU Member States

3 Challenges for Public Investment in New EU Member States »

Source: Public Investment and Public-Private Partnerships : Addressing Infrastructure Challenges and Managing Fiscal Risks

Series: Books

Author(s): Ana Corbacho , Katja Funke , and Gerd Schwartz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 July 2008

ISBN: 9780230201330

The first section of this chapter briefly summarizes the main theoretical arguments for public sector involvement in investment activities. The second section presents some stylized facts about...

Chapter 23: Other Adjustments in Exchange Rates (1966–70)

Chapter 23: Other Adjustments in Exchange Rates (1966–70) »

Source: The International Monetary Fund 1966-1971 : The System Under Stress Volume I: Narrative

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451971477

Par Value Adjustments, especially by the developing countries, were fairly common in the years 1966–71. In addition to the changes in par values by three large industrial countries described in...

Chapter 28: Growth of Responsibilities

Chapter 28: Growth of Responsibilities »

Source: The International Monetary Fund 1966-1971 : The System Under Stress Volume I: Narrative

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451971477

Gold, Exchange Rates, SDRs, and use of the Fund’s resources constituted the glamorous activities of the Fund during the period of this history. They were the events that captured headlines. Thei...

Report of the Executive Directors to the Board of Governors (December 24, 1969)

Report of the Executive Directors to the Board of Governors (December 24, 1969) »

Source: The International Monetary Fund 1966-1971 : The System Under Stress Volume II: Documents

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451979275

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Chapter 27: A Temporary Regime Established (December 18–31, 1971)

Chapter 27: A Temporary Regime Established (December 18–31, 1971) »

Source: The International Monetary Fund 1966-1971 : The System Under Stress Volume I: Narrative

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451971477

Immediately After the Smithsonian Agreement, the Managing Director cabled all the Fund’s members (1) to let them know the new exchange rates for the currencies of the ten countries participating...

Increases in Quotas of Members—Sixth General Review

Increases in Quotas of Members—Sixth General Review »

Source: IMF History (1972-1978) Volume 3 : Cooperation on Trial Volume III: Documents

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451940220

Under the Articles of Agreement, the Sixth General Review of Quotas had to be completed by February 9, 1975, the date that was not more than five years after the Fifth General Review. However, a...

5. Global Trends in Central Bank Governance

5. Global Trends in Central Bank Governance »

Source: Central Bank Independence, Accountability, and Transparency--A Global Perspective : A Global Perspective

Series: Books

Author(s): Bernard Laurens , Jean-François Segalotto , and Marco Arnone

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 July 2009

ISBN: 9780230201071

1 discusses global trends in CB governance based on the indicators of independence, accountability, and transparency presented in Chapter 4, and which are applied t...

Chapter 16: Quotas Enlarged

Chapter 16: Quotas Enlarged »

Source: The International Monetary Fund 1966-1971 : The System Under Stress Volume I: Narrative

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451971477

Quotas, a Basic Part of the Fund’s original financial structure, assumed increasing importance in the years 1966–71. As in the previous twenty years, so in the years 1966–71, each member, upon j...

Chapter 24: Supplementary Chapter (1966–68)

Chapter 24: Supplementary Chapter (1966–68) »

Source: The International Monetary Fund 1945-1965 : Twenty Years of International Monetary Cooperation Volume I: Chronicle

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451955255

The Purpose of this Chapter is to recount briefly the principal events in the work of the Fund since the end of 1965. No attempt will be made to explain the background of these events or to give the argument...

Increases in Quotas of Members—Seventh General Review

Increases in Quotas of Members—Seventh General Review »

Source: IMF History (1972-1978) Volume 3 : Cooperation on Trial Volume III: Documents

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 1996

ISBN: 9781451940220

To facilitate agreement on the Seventh General Review of Quotas, the Managing Director, in August 1978, sent to the Executive Board an aide-mémoire proposing a solution to the issues that were s...