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International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Published Date:
January 1999
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Occasional Papers ($18.00; academic rate: $15.00)

185: Oman Beyond the Oil Horizon: Policies Toward Sustainable Growth, Ahsan Mansur and Volker Treichel

Working Papers ($7.00)

99/148: Idiosyncratic Risk: An Empirical Analysis, with Implications for the Risk of Relative-Value Trading Strategies, Anthony J. Richards

99/149: Why Has Inflation in the United States Remained So Low? Reassessing the Importance of Labor Costs and the Price of Imports, Jorge A. Chan-Lau and Stephen Tokarick

99/150: Foreign Investment in Colombia’s Financial Sector, Adolfo Barajas, Roberto Steiner, and Natalia Salazar

99/151: Bank Rating Changes and Bank Stock Returns— Puzzling Evidence from the Emerging Markets, Anthony Richards and David Deddouche

99/152: Has the Nature of Crises Changed? A Quarter Century of Currency Crises in Argentina, Nada Choueiri and Graciela Kaminsky

99/153: Regulation of Withdrawals in Individual Account Systems, Jan Walliser

99/154: Identifying the Common Component in International Economic Fluctuations: A New Approach, Robin L. Lumsdaine and Eswar S. Prasad

99/155: Booms and Slumps in World Commodity Prices, Paul Cashin, C. John McDermott, and Alasdair Scott

Other publications

IMF Pamphlet 51: Debt Relief for Low-Income Countries: The Enhanced HIPC Initiative (free)

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