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VII Recent Experiences with Capital Controls: Chile, Colombia, Malaysia, and Venezuela

VII Recent Experiences with Capital Controls: Chile, Colombia, Malaysia, and Venezuela »

Source: Capital Account Convertibility : Review of Experience and Implications for IMF Policies

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Owen Evens , and Peter Quirk

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 1995

ISBN: 9781557755247

Keywords: capital movements, capital account, capital account liberalization, capital inflows, capital controls

This section presents case studies of recent experiences with capital controls in four IMF member countries with a view to assessing the impact of those controls. The controls in Chile, Colombia, and Malaysi...

Managing Capital Flows
			: Lessons From the Experience of Chile

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

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451858235.001

ISBN: 9781451858235

Keywords: 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...

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: 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...

Economics of Sovereign Wealth Funds

Economics of Sovereign Wealth Funds »

Series: Books

Author(s): Udaibir Das , Adnan Mazarei , and Han Hoorn

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 December 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589069275.071

ISBN: 9781589069275

Keywords: investors, bonds, investment strategies, principals, financial markets

The book covers a wide range of topics of relevance to policymakers in countries that have sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) and those that receive SWF investments. Renowned experts in the field have contributed chapte...

Recent Experiences with Surges in Capital Inflows

Recent Experiences with Surges in Capital Inflows »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Robert Kahn , Adam Bennett , María Carkovic S. , and Susan Schadler

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1993

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557753502.084

ISBN: 9781557753502

Keywords: capital inflows, exchange rate, foreign exchange, capital outflows, current account

This paper explores the experience of six countries (Chile, Colombia, Egypt, Mexico, Spain and Thailand) with capital inflows. It illustrates that although capital inflows are usually beneficial, too great an inflo...

Fiscal Deficits and Balance of Payments Disequilibrium in IMF Adjustment Programs*

Fiscal Deficits and Balance of Payments Disequilibrium in IMF Adjustment Programs* »

Source: Adjustment, Conditionality, and International Financing : Papers Presented at the Seminar on "The Role of the International Monetary Fund in the Adjustment Process" held in Vina del Mar, Chile, April 5-8, 1983

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1984

ISBN: 9780939934287

Keywords: balance of payments, exchange rate, current account, international reserves, central bank

CONCEPT OF FISCAL DEFICIT One of the most important and lasting contributions of J. M. Keynes’s thought to the development of modem economic theory has been the central role he assig...

The Process of Balance of Payments Adjustment

The Process of Balance of Payments Adjustment »

Source: Adjustment, Conditionality, and International Financing : Papers Presented at the Seminar on "The Role of the International Monetary Fund in the Adjustment Process" held in Vina del Mar, Chile, April 5-8, 1983

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1984

ISBN: 9780939934287

Keywords: balance of payments, exchange rate, current account, international reserves, central bank

INTRODUCTION The term “balance of payments” may be defined in a number of ways. In the narrowest definition, the term refers to changes in the international reserve position of a cen...

Debt Stocks, Debt Flows and the Balance of Payments

Debt Stocks, Debt Flows and the Balance of Payments »

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1994

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9789264142589.071

ISBN: 9789264142589

Keywords: debt, external debt, payments, debtor reporting, balance of payments

This report focuses on the ways in which stock data enter into the analysis of the flow of external resources between creditor and debtor countries. It describes key terms and the various debt classification system...

Current Account Sustainability

Current Account Sustainability »

Source: Current Account Sustainability : Selected East Asian and Latin American Experiences

Volume/Issue: 1996/110

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Assaf Razin , and Gian Milesi-Ferretti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 1996

ISBN: 9781451853292

Keywords: current account, current account deficits, capital inflows, external debt, capital flows

A number of developing countries have run large and persistent current account deficits in both the late seventies/early eighties and in the early nineties, raising the issue of whether these persistent imbalances...

Can Short-Term Capital Controls Promote Capital Inflows?1

Can Short-Term Capital Controls Promote Capital Inflows?1 »

Source: Can Short-Term Capital Controls Promote Capital Inflows?

Volume/Issue: 1998/131

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tito Cordella

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1998

ISBN: 9781451855258

Keywords: capital controls, capital inflows, bank runs, herd behavior, investors, short-term capital inflows

In an economy à la Diamond and Dybvig (1983), we present an example in which foreign lenders find it profitable to invest in an emerging market if, and only if, the emerging market government imposes taxes o...