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Rapport Annuel 1997

Rapport Annuel 1997 »

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 1997

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451949957.011

ISBN: 9781451949957

Keywords: inflation, current account, current account balance, central bank, monetary policy, current account deficit, balance of payments, external debt, general resources account, repurchases

Annual Report of the Executive Board for the financial year ended April 30, 1997....

Indonesia

Indonesia »

Source: Indonesia : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1996/92

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 September 1996

ISBN: 9781451818192

Keywords: bank indonesia, domestic demand, working capital, banking, foreign exchange

This paper reviews economic developments in Indonesia during 1994-96. Following the easing of domestic demand pressures, the focus of monetary policy shifted in early 1993/94 to supporting economic growth, as conce...

Indonesia

Indonesia »

Source: Indonesia : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1995/83

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 September 1995

ISBN: 9781451818185

Keywords: bank indonesia, banking, foreign exchange, domestic demand, balance of payments

This paper reviews economic developments in Indonesia during the 1990s. The adjustment effort during 1991/92-1992/93 was marked by a tightening of monetary policy, and measures were also taken to curb new external...

Independent Currency Authorities

Independent Currency Authorities »

Source: Independent Currency Authorities : An Analytic Primer

Volume/Issue: 1992/50

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kent Osband , and Delano Villanueva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 1992

ISBN: 9781451846881

Keywords: central bank, currency board, reserve currency, domestic currency

This paper provides an analytic overview of independent currency authorities (ICAs), sometimes called currency boards. ICAs issue and redeem domestic currency against an exchange standard on demand and back such op...

Foreign Banks in Emerging Market Crises

Foreign Banks in Emerging Market Crises »

Source: Foreign Banks in Emerging Market Crises : Evidence From Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2004/129

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , and Poonam Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2004

ISBN: 9781451855142

Keywords: Emerging market banks, banking, domestic banks, foreign bank, banking system, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,

Foreign banks have greatly increased their presence in emerging market countries in recent years. This paper compares the performance of domestic banks and a long-established group of foreign banks during the recen...

Speculative Attacks, Forward Market Intervention and the Classic Bear Squeeze

Speculative Attacks, Forward Market Intervention and the Classic Bear Squeeze »

Source: Speculative Attacks, Forward Market Intervention and the Classic Bear Squeeze

Volume/Issue: 1997/164

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Subir Lall

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1997

ISBN: 9781451980202

Keywords: Speculative Attacks, Forward Markets, Exchange Rates, Market Corners, central bank, exchange rate, foreign exchange, central banks, domestic currency

A typical strategy used by speculators to launch an attack on a fixed exchange regime is the use of forward markets. Central banks also intervene in forward markets to counter speculation. This paper addresses the...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Background Paper

Volume/Issue: 1995/127

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 January 1996

ISBN: 9781451828221

Keywords: capital inflows, capital flows, central bank, gross domestic product, debt service

This Background Paper on Malaysia examines developments and trends in the labor market since the mid-1980s. The paper describes the changes in the employment structure and the labor force. It reviews wages and prod...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1996/115

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 1996

ISBN: 9781451828238

Keywords: debt service, gross domestic product, external debt, capital market, central bank

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discuss...

Interest Rate Defenses of Currency Pegs

Interest Rate Defenses of Currency Pegs »

Source: Interest Rate Defenses of Currency Pegs

Volume/Issue: 2004/85

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Juan Sole

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2004

ISBN: 9781451850789

Keywords: bond, central bank, bonds, domestic currency, interest rate policy, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

This paper studies a policy often used to defend a currency peg: raising short-term interest rates. The rationale for this policy is to stem demand for foreign reserves. Yet, this mechanism is absent from most mone...

Singapore: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Singapore: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Singapore : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 October 2014

ISBN: 9781498331425

Keywords: current account, current account surplus, balance of payments, current account balance, domestic banks

KEY ISSUES Outlook and risks. Following an upturn in 2013, growth is expected to moderate somewhat during 2014-2015, narrowing the positive output gap. The impact of recovering demand in advanced economies is like...