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Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

A payment system encompasses a set of instruments and means generally acceptable in making payments; the institutional and organizational framework governing such payments, including prudential regulation; and the...

9 Poland

9 Poland »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

Poland is a formerly centrally planned economy with a per capita GDP of over $2,300 (1993), a population of about 38.5 million, and an area of 121,000 square miles. Until 1989, it h...

1 Recent Initiatives in Payment System Policy

1 Recent Initiatives in Payment System Policy »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

Spurred by globalization and integration of markets and the concurrent growth in private capital flows, country authorities are reviewing their payment systems with a view to enhanc...

10 Russia

10 Russia »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

Russia is a country in economic transition. It is also the world’s largest country, with an area of 6.6 million square miles, while it is sixth in population, with 148.6 million peo...

6 Some Aspects of Debit and Credit Transfers

6 Some Aspects of Debit and Credit Transfers »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

This chapter discusses certain essential characteristics of debit and credit transfers, from a legal vantage point, with examples from a number of countries....

Systemic Liquidity Management in the U.A.E.

Systemic Liquidity Management in the U.A.E. »

Source: Systemic Liquidity Management in the U.A.E. : Issues and Options

Volume/Issue: 2009/261

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexandre Chailloux , and Dalia Hakura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

ISBN: 9781451874068

Keywords: U.A.E., central bank, banking, money market, U.a.e,

The paper analyzes the U.A.E.'s liquidity management framework in the context of the 2008 global financial crisis and the measures taken by the Central Bank of the U.A.E. to ease liquidity pressures in the second h...

11 Thailand

11 Thailand »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

Thailand is a middle-income developing country with a population of 59.4 million. Over the past decade it has grown rapidly in real terms, with GDP per capita of about $2,400 in 199...

12 United States

12 United States »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

The United States is the world’s largest economy. It has a per capita GDP of $25,882 (1994), a population of 261 million, and an area of 3.7 million square miles....

vue d’ensemble Sur fond de mondialisation croissante de l’économie, le FMI réexamine ses activités de surveillance, envisage d’inscrire la libéralisation des mouvements de capitaux parmi ses objectifs et s’attaque aux difficultés des pays très endettés

vue d’ensemble Sur fond de mondialisation croissante de l’économie, le FMI réexamine ses activités de surveillance, envisage d’inscrire la libéralisation des mouvements de capitaux parmi ses objectifs et s’attaque aux difficultés des pays très endettés »

Source: 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

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

L’activité du Fonds monétaire international durant l’exercice 1996/97 s’est inscrite dans le contexte d’une reprise de l’économie mondiale, qui reflète les progrès accomplis par de nombreux pays industrialis...

13 Zambia

13 Zambia »

Source: Payment Systems, Monetary Policy and the Role of the Central Bank

Series: Books

Author(s): Omotunde Johnson , Jean-Marc Destresse , Nicholas Roberts , Mark Swinburne , Tonny Lybek , and Richard Abrams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 1998

ISBN: 9781557756268

Keywords: payments, credit, payment system, payment systems, banking

Zambia, a low-income country, had a population of 8.5 million in 1993. The country has a land area of about 290,000 square miles, and in 1992 per capita GNP was around $370 (World B...