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Global Financial Stability Report, April 2019

Vulnerabilities in a Maturing Credit Cycle

The April 2019 GFSR finds that despite significant variability over the past two quarters, financial conditions remain accommodative.

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2017

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 2017 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484300992.012

ISBN: 9781484300992

Keywords: Trade restrictions, Classification of exchange rate arrangements, Central banks, Exchange markets, Foreign exchange, Balance of payments, Foreign exchange shortages, AREAER, report period, capital transaction

The Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions has been published by the IMF since 1950. It draws on information available to the IMF from a number of sources, including that provided in the c...

Projection of U.S. Current Account Balance for 1964 from a World Trade Model

Projection of U.S. Current Account Balance for 1964 from a World Trade Model »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 11 No. 3

Volume: XI

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1964

ISBN: 9781451969023

Keywords: exchange, central bank, market, reserves, foreign exchange

This paper describes steps taken by the Venezuelan Government to meet the balance of payments crisis which developed from 1958 to 1960. In addition to balance of payments considerations, several factors associated...

Balance of Payments of the U.S.S.R., 1955–58

Balance of Payments of the U.S.S.R., 1955–58 »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 9 No. 1

Volume: IX

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1962

ISBN: 9781451955972

Keywords: balance of payments, repayments, foreign trade, trade deficit, central bank

The purpose of this paper is to assemble in systematic fashion the available information on the transactions of the USSR with the countries of the Soviet area and with the rest of the world during the period 1955-1...

Credibility. Capital Controls, and the EMS

Credibility. Capital Controls, and the EMS »

Source: Credibility. Capital Controls, and the EMS

Volume/Issue: 1989/9

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1989

ISBN: 9781451927030

Keywords: inflation, monetary policy, money supply, central bank, monetary shock

A common rationale for EMS membership is that it enhances the credibility of a central bank's commitment to stable monetary growth. In this paper we consider this idea in the light of two features of the system, na...

Managing Capital Flows

Managing Capital Flows »

Source: Managing Capital Flows : Lessons From the Experience of Chile

Volume/Issue: 1998/168

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bernard Laurens , and Jaime Cardoso

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1998

ISBN: 9781451858235

Keywords: Chile, capital controls, capital inflows, contagion, reserve requirement, capital flows, central bank

As a result of the Asian crisis, methods of coping with volatile international capital markets have received considerable attention from observers and policymakers. It has been argued that the imposition by Chile o...

Implications of a Surge in Capital Inflows

Implications of a Surge in Capital Inflows »

Source: Implications of a Surge in Capital Inflows : Available tools and Consequences for the Conduct of Monetary Policy

Volume/Issue: 1996/53

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jang-Yung Lee

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 1996

ISBN: 9781451847345

Keywords: Singapore, capital inflows, central bank, capital flows, monetary policy, reserve requirement

This paper seeks to extend discussion of monetary policy instruments to the situation of a country faced with major capital inflows when the process of domestic financial liberalization is incomplete. It briefly su...

Third IMF Annual Research Conference: Can capital flows be made more user friendly?

Third IMF Annual Research Conference: Can capital flows be made more user friendly? »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 31, Issue 22

Volume/Issue: 31/22

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2002

ISBN: 9781451925678

Keywords: capital flows, debt restructuring, sovereign debt, sovereign debt restructuring, central bank, Third IMF Annual Research Conference

IMF economists and researchers from outside the institution gathered at the IMF's Third Annual Research Conference on November 7-8. The conference had an overarching theme of capital flows and global governance but...

Shocks Matter: Managing Capital Flows with Multiple Instruments in Emerging Economies

Shocks Matter: Managing Capital Flows with Multiple Instruments in Emerging Economies »

Source: Shocks Matter: Managing Capital Flows with Multiple Instruments in Emerging Economies

Volume/Issue: 2020/97

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ruy Lama , and Juan Medina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 June 2020

ISBN: 9781513545684

Keywords: Financial crises, Central banking and monetary issues, Central banks, Balance of payments, Economic policy, Foreign Exchange Intervention, Reserve Requirements, Capital Flows, Small Open Economy., WP

We study the optimal management of capital flows in a small open economy model with financial frictions and multiple policy instruments. The paper reports two main findings. First, both foreign exchange interventio...

Dampening Global Financial Shocks: Can Macroprudential Regulation Help (More than Capital Controls)?

Dampening Global Financial Shocks: Can Macroprudential Regulation Help (More than Capital Controls)? »

Source: Dampening Global Financial Shocks: Can Macroprudential Regulation Help (More than Capital Controls)?

Volume/Issue: 2020/106

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Katharina Bergant , Francesco Grigoli , Niels-Jakob Hansen , and Damiano Sandri

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2020

ISBN: 9781513547763

Keywords: Balance of payments, Financial crises, Monetary policy, Central banks, Interest rate policy, Macroprudential policies, capital controls., WP, capital control, VIX

We show that macroprudential regulation can considerably dampen the impact of global financial shocks on emerging markets. More specifically, a tighter level of regulation reduces the sensitivity of GDP growth to V...

Capital Flows: The Role of Bank and Nonbank Balance Sheets

Capital Flows: The Role of Bank and Nonbank Balance Sheets »

Source: Capital Flows: The Role of Bank and Nonbank Balance Sheets

Volume/Issue: 2019/85

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yuko Hashimoto , and Signe Krogstrup

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498311472

Keywords: Bank credit, Central banks, Private capital flows, Foreign currency exposure, International financial markets, foreign exposure, global factor, risk aversion, global financial crisis, forward contract

This paper assesses the role of bank and nonbank financial institutions' balance sheet foreign exposures and risk management practices in driving capital flow responses to global risk. Using a unique and previously...