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Chapter 11. Improving the Availability of Trade Financing: The Role of the World Trade Organization

Chapter 11. Improving the Availability of Trade Financing: The Role of the World Trade Organization »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

Improving the access of developing countries to more plentiful and secure sources of trade financing, particularly in periods of financial or exchange rate crisis, has been a matter of concern for some time...

Chapter 4. Indonesia's Experience in Dealing with Trade Finance Shortfalls during Financial Crises

Chapter 4. Indonesia's Experience in Dealing with Trade Finance Shortfalls during Financial Crises »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

The Asian currency crises that began in mid-1997 brought intense pressure on Indonesia’s balance of payments. Although Bank Indonesia intervened in the foreign currency market and tightened liquidity by incr...

Chapter 11. International Financial Integration and Economic Growth

Chapter 11. International Financial Integration and Economic Growth »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

Hali Edison • Ross Levine • Luca Antonio Ricci • Torsten Sløk 1 11.1. Introduction Theory provides conflicting predictions about the gr...

Chapter 16. International Reserves in Emerging Market Countries: Too Much of a Good Thing?

Chapter 16. International Reserves in Emerging Market Countries: Too Much of a Good Thing? »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

Olivier Jeanne 1 16.1. INTRODUCTION With international reserves four times as large, in terms of their GDP, as in the earl...

Chapter 1. Lending Booms and Lending Standards

Chapter 1. Lending Booms and Lending Standards »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

Giovanni Dell’Ariccia • Robert Marquez 1 1.1. Introduction Banks perform the important role of limiting adverse selection problems in t...

Chapter 7. Measuring Financial Integration: A New Data Set

Chapter 7. Measuring Financial Integration: A New Data Set »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

7.1. Introduction The magnitude of cross-border financial assets holdings has grown in recent years at rising speed, from under 50 percent of world GDP in 1970 to over 300 percent in...

CHAPTER 13. Monetary Policy and Asset Prices:Does “Benign Neglect” Make Sense?

CHAPTER 13. Monetary Policy and Asset Prices:Does “Benign Neglect” Make Sense? »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

13.1. Introduction The link between monetary policy and asset price movements has been of perennial interest to policymakers. The 1920s stock market boom and 1929 crash and the 1980s...

Chapter 17. Policy Responses to Systemic Banking Crises

Chapter 17. Policy Responses to Systemic Banking Crises »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

Luc Laeven and Fabian Valencia 1 17.1. INTRODUCTION Financial crises can be damaging and contagious, prompting calls for s...

Chapter 9. Reaping the Benefits of Financial Globalization

Chapter 9. Reaping the Benefits of Financial Globalization »

Source: Macrofinancial Linkages : Trends, Crises, and Policies

Series: Books

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , Simon Johnson , Jonathan Ostry , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 August 2010

ISBN: 9781589069398

Keywords: financial integration, financial liberalization, corporate governance, financial globalization, banking crises

9.1. Introduction Financial globalization—defined as the extent to which countries are linked through cross-border financial holdings, and proxied in this chapter by the sum of count...

Chapter 8. Recent Argentine and Brazilian Crises and Effective Multilateral Development Bank Interventions

Chapter 8. Recent Argentine and Brazilian Crises and Effective Multilateral Development Bank Interventions »

Source: Access to Trade Finance in Times of Crisis

Series: Seminar Volumes

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang , and Márcio Ronci

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 February 2006

ISBN: 9781589064041

Keywords: Trade, export credit, export credit agencies, debt, credit lines, exporters

Like several other recent emerging-market financial crises, the crisis in Argentina starting in late 2001 as well as in Brazil from late 2002 until early 2003 were accompanied by major cutbacks in pre- and p...