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AEA gathering showcases new research on capital controls, crises, trade, and inequality

AEA gathering showcases new research on capital controls, crises, trade, and inequality »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 31, Issue 02

Volume/Issue: 31/2

Series: IMF Survey

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2002

ISBN: 9781451936964

Keywords: poverty reduction, poverty reduction strategies

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

African finance ministers’ press conference: Trade and foreign direct investment are crucial to sustainable development

African finance ministers’ press conference: Trade and foreign direct investment are crucial to sustainable development »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 31, Issue 08

Volume/Issue: 31/8

Series: IMF Survey

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2002

ISBN: 9781451933161

Keywords: poverty reduction, terrorist financing, financial system, international monetary fund, money laundering

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

Altruism and Workers' Remittances

Altruism and Workers' Remittances »

Source: Altruism and Workers' Remittances : Evidence from Selected Countries in the Middle East and Central Asia

Volume/Issue: 2006/130

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jacques Bouhga-Hagbe

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2006

ISBN: 9781451863901

Keywords: altruism, co-integration, cointegration, equation, workers ? remittances, equations, Household Behavior: General, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production

Workers' remittances have been playing an increasingly important role in the balance of payments of many countries and can significantly contribute to the strength of their external positions. Assessing the likely...

Annual Report of the IMF Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics

Annual Report of the IMF Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics »

Source: IMF Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics : Annual Report 2003

Series: Balance of Payments Statistics

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2004

ISBN: 9781589063693

Keywords: statistics, payments, survey, liabilities, debt, external debt, financial statistics, loans, interest, treasury bills

I. Introduction The IMF Committee on Balance of Payments Statistics was established in 1992 for the following purposes: to oversee the implementation of the recommendations contained...

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1974

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1974 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 September 1974

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475547641.012

ISBN: 9781475547641

This paper discusses that with inflows of capital showing some further expansion, the combined overall balance of payments surplus of the developing countries remained high. Most of the countries that use the Frenc...

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1973

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1973 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 1973

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475547474.012

ISBN: 9781475547474

This paper highlights the exchange rate for the pound sterling soon after it began to float, moved within a relatively narrow range in relation to other major currencies and unrest in the exchange markets moderated...

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1971

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1971 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1971

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475547337.012

ISBN: 9781475547337

This paper describes that with regard to import surcharges, advance import deposits, and measures to stimulate exports, there appears to have been a small net increase in restrictions. Also, in several member count...

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1975

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1975 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1975

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475546989.012

ISBN: 9781475546989

This paper discusses that although in terms of value world trade increased at a sharp rate, the rise was in only a small degree due to an expansion in the volume of trade. Because of the inflation and the sharp inc...

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1969

Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions 1969 »

Series: Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1969

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475584943.012

ISBN: 9781475584943

This paper highlights the period under review was characterized by an unusually rapid increase in world trade and stresses on the international payments system. After a downturn in the rate of expansion of world tr...

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...