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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 Regulating a Sovereign Wealth Fund Through an External Fund Manager

Chapter 8 Regulating a Sovereign Wealth Fund Through an External Fund Manager »

Source: 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

ISBN: 9781589069275

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

Only a short while ago, sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) were seen by many as the newest malignant instrument of state-sponsored capitalism on the global financial stage. SWFs, with large amounts of assets proj...

Chapter 18. Reinventing the Dutch Tax-Benefit System: Exploring the Frontier of the Equity-Efficiency Trade-Off

Chapter 18. Reinventing the Dutch Tax-Benefit System: Exploring the Frontier of the Equity-Efficiency Trade-Off »

Source: Inequality and Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Ruud Mooij , Sanjeev Gupta , and Michael Keen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2015

ISBN: 9781513567754

Keywords: income, tax, taxes, revenue, health

Introduction Increasing employment is a top priority for European governments. The aim is especially to better integrate particular groups in labor market, such as the low-skilled, w...

chapter 17 Settlement on Withdrawal

chapter 17 Settlement on Withdrawal »

Source: Membership and Nonmembership in the International Monetary Fund

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 1985

ISBN: 9781455215935

Keywords: gold, territories, international law, international organizations, central bank

Provisions Governing Settlement on Withdrawal When a member withdraws from the Fund, whether voluntarily or compulsorily, normal transactions of the Fund in the member’s currency cea...

chapter 20 Some Effects of the Fund on Nonmembers

chapter 20 Some Effects of the Fund on Nonmembers »

Source: Membership and Nonmembership in the International Monetary Fund

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 1985

ISBN: 9781455215935

Keywords: gold, territories, international law, international organizations, central bank

Introduction When a country enters an international organization it becomes subject to the terms of the charter, but an international organization may affect nonmembers as well as me...

chapter 18 Some Legal Consequences of Withdrawal

chapter 18 Some Legal Consequences of Withdrawal »

Source: Membership and Nonmembership in the International Monetary Fund

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 1985

ISBN: 9781455215935

Keywords: gold, territories, international law, international organizations, central bank

The withdrawal of a country from the Fund produces some special legal consequences in the courts, the Fund, and other international organizations, as well as in a variety of other ways....

chapter 8 Some Special Problems Involving Terms for Membership

chapter 8 Some Special Problems Involving Terms for Membership »

Source: Membership and Nonmembership in the International Monetary Fund

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 1985

ISBN: 9781455215935

Keywords: gold, territories, international law, international organizations, central bank

Amendment of Membership Resolutions It has been seen in earlier chapters that a membership resolution may be amended before or after a country has become a member. Various amendments...

chapter 5 Some Special Problems of Membership

chapter 5 Some Special Problems of Membership »

Source: Membership and Nonmembership in the International Monetary Fund

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 October 1985

ISBN: 9781455215935

Keywords: gold, territories, international law, international organizations, central bank

Aftermath of War It was recalled in Chapter 1 that at the Bretton Woods Conference proposals were made to exclude certain countries from membership until certain events had occurred....

Chapter 10 Sovereign Wealth Fund Investment Strategies: Complementing Central Bank Investment Strategies

Chapter 10 Sovereign Wealth Fund Investment Strategies: Complementing Central Bank Investment Strategies »

Source: 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

ISBN: 9781589069275

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

The global financial crisis has two relatively obvious implications for sovereign wealth funds (SWFs). Not only will the compression in global imbalances depress the future growth trajectories of assets unde...

Chapter 4 Sovereign Wealth Funds and Economic Policy at Home

Chapter 4 Sovereign Wealth Funds and Economic Policy at Home »

Source: 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

ISBN: 9781589069275

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

This chapter explores the macroeconomic objectives and consequences of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs). It looks at what governments should ask SWFs to achieve, and at what might result if they are not properl...