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Are Immigrant Remittance Flows a Source of Capital for Development?

Are Immigrant Remittance Flows a Source of Capital for Development? »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 52, No. 1

Volume: 52

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 April 2005

ISBN: 9781589064195

Keywords: recessions, recession, asian crisis, probability, probabilities, Capital Stock, Convergence (economics), Correlation (statistics), Decomposition Method, Economic Development. Econometric Models

This first issue of IMF Staff Papers for 2005 contains 7 papers that discuss: whether output recovered after the Asian crisis; the value of a country's trading partners to its own economic growth; whether interdepe...

Asset Prices and Current Account Fluctuations in G-7 Economies

Asset Prices and Current Account Fluctuations in G-7 Economies »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 56, No. 3

Volume: 56

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2009

ISBN: 9781589068209

Keywords: trade openness, trade liberalization, import duties, transition economies, trade barriers

Studies of the impact of trade openness on growth are based either on crosscountry analysis-which lacks transparency-or case studies-which lack statistical rigor. This paper applies a transparent econometric method...

Asymmetries and Errors in Reported Balance of Payments Statistics

Asymmetries and Errors in Reported Balance of Payments Statistics »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 14 No. 2

Volume: XIV

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1967

ISBN: 9781451947250

Keywords: balance of payments, capital account, balance of payments statistics, world trade, balance of payments data

This chapter highlights asymmetries and errors in reported balance of payments statistics. The aggregation of individual countries' balance of payments statements into group statements or a world total provides clu...

Asymmetries Between Balance of Payments Surpluses and Deficits

Asymmetries Between Balance of Payments Surpluses and Deficits »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 9 No. 2

Volume: IX

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1962

ISBN: 9781451947120

Keywords: balance of payments, employment, full employment, price stability, national policies

This paper provides an analysis of attempts at international coordination of national policies leads to the conclusion that true international action that has a good chance to succeed for specific measures, such as...

The Balance of Payments: A Tool of Economic Analysis

The Balance of Payments: A Tool of Economic Analysis »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 2 No. 1

Volume: II

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1951

ISBN: 9781451971460

Keywords: exporting countries, export price, balance of payments, value of exports, import demand

This paper explains contribution of the September 1949 devaluations to the solution of Europe's dollar problem. After the devaluations, the dollar value of exports to the United States from the devaluing countries...

Balance of Payments Adjustment Among Developed Countries

Balance of Payments Adjustment Among Developed Countries »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 12 No. 1

Volume: XII

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1965

ISBN: 9781451956122

Keywords: money market, monetary fund, monetary policy, international money market

This paper focuses on various aspects of the Euro-dollar market. The market in Euro-dollars is a wide and complicated one spread over six continents and bound together by a network of cable, telex, and telephone co...

Balance of Payments and Domestic Flow of Income and Expenditures

Balance of Payments and Domestic Flow of Income and Expenditures »

Source: IMF Staff Papers : Volume 1, No. 2

Volume: I

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1950

ISBN: 9781451971422

Keywords: inflation, foreign exchange, bank credit, money supply, banking

This paper focuses on various aspects of inflation in Latin America. Among short-run factors, World War II considerably affected the balance of payments of Latin American countries and thus indirectly their inflati...

Balance of Payments Financing and Reserve Creation

Balance of Payments Financing and Reserve Creation »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 32 No. 1

Volume: 32

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1985

ISBN: 9781451956696

Keywords: exchange rate, balance of payments, exchange rates, foreign exchange, exchange rate regime

This paper illustrates the important consequences of the choice of reserve assets. It considers hypothetical international reserve systems based on gold, on one or several national currencies, on an international f...

Balance of Payments of the U.S.S.R., 1959-60

Balance of Payments of the U.S.S.R., 1959-60 »

Source: IMF Staff Papers : Volume 10, No. 2

Volume: X

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1963

ISBN: 9781451947151

Keywords: exchange, currencies, currency, balance of payments, transactions

This paper describes the operations of the international monetary system and to evaluate its efficacy to meet existing and foreseeable problems. The attempt is made to put the essential characteristics of the entir...

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...