Central Bank Losses in Selected Countries1
|(In percent of GDP)|
These estimates are based on various definitions of the concept of central bank losses, and thus are not fully comparable. They are intended only to indicate the potential size of central bank losses.
Piekarz (1987). Fund staff estimate for 1983.
Rodríguez Aguilera (1987). The figure for 1986 is preliminary.
Fund staff estimates. Percent of GNP.
Onandi and Viana (1987). Central bank deficit plus transfers from the central bank to the mortgage bank.