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Staff Discussion Notes

International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.
Published Date:
December 2011
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Staff Discussion Notes showcase new policy-related analysis and research by IMF departments. These papers are generally brief and written in nontechnical language, and are aimed at a broad audience interested in economic policy issues.

No. 11/15

What Happens to Social Spending in IMF-Supported Programs?

Benedict Clements, Sanjeev Gupta, and Masahiro Nozaki

No. 11/16

Financial Deepening and International Monetary Stability

Rishi Goyal, Chris Marsh, Narayanan Raman, Shengzu Wang, and Swarnali Ahmed

No. 11/17

Internationalization of Emerging Market Currencies: A Balance between Risks and Rewards

Samar Maziad, Pascal Farahmand, Shengzu Wang, Stephanie Segal, and Faisal Ahmed, directed by Udaibir Das and Isabelle Mateosy Lago

No. 11/18

Institutional Models for Macroprudential Policy

Erlend W. Nier, Jacek Osiński, Luis I. Jácome, and Pamela Madrid

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