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Capital Account Liberalization and Economic Performance

Capital Account Liberalization and Economic Performance »

Source: Capital Account Liberalization and Economic Performance : Survey and Synthesis

Volume/Issue: 2002/120

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Torsten Sloek , Michael Klein , Luca Ricci , and Hali Edison

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2002

ISBN: 9781451854282

Keywords: and Financial Development, and Growth, capital account, capital accounts, capital account openness, General Outlook and Conditions, Growth,

This paper reviews and discusses issues involved in assessing the relationship between capital account liberalization and economic performance. First, it discusses the different measures of restrictions used in the...

Capital base: Quotas define members’ financial and organizational relations with IMF

Capital base: Quotas define members’ financial and organizational relations with IMF »

Source: IMF Survey Supplement 1999

Volume/Issue: 28/0

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1999

ISBN: 9781451951059

Keywords: financial system, member countries, financial markets, world economy, macroeconomic policies

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

Capital Controls and the Gains from Trade in a Business Cycle Model of a Small Open Economy

Capital Controls and the Gains from Trade in a Business Cycle Model of a Small Open Economy »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 38 No. 3

Volume: 38

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1991

ISBN: 9781451973136

Keywords: current account, real exchange, real exchange rate, exchange rate, trade liberalization

Trade liberalization in developing countries is frequently opposed on the grounds that, because it is likely to cause a deterioration in the external balance, it may not be a viable policy option for countries faci...

Central Bank Credit to the Government

Central Bank Credit to the Government »

Source: Central Bank Credit to the Government : What Can We Learn From International Practices?

Volume/Issue: 2012/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marcela Matamoros-Indorf , Mrinalini Sharma , Simon Townsend , and Luis Jácome

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2012

ISBN: 9781463931216

Keywords: lending to the government, international practices, central bank, inflation, government securities,

Using a central bank legislation database, this paper documents and analyzes worldwide institutional arrangements for central bank lending to the government and identifies international practices. Key findings are:...

Challenges in Human Development

Challenges in Human Development »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1991

Volume/Issue: 28/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1991

ISBN: 9781451952087

Keywords: population growth, capital markets, death rates, capital market, life expectancy

We need to understand more deeply a number of critical issues that confront the World Bank and its member countries before we can transform knowledge into effective actions...

The changing gold market, 1978-80: A view of the volatile, mostly upward.movements in the real price of gold

The changing gold market, 1978-80: A view of the volatile, mostly upward.movements in the real price of gold »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1980

Volume/Issue: 17/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1980

ISBN: 9781616353438

Keywords: finance, bank, loans, credits, bank loans

This paper highlights that the 1980 Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the IMF affirmed the willingness of the IMF to evolve, under its charter, to meet new circumstances; but in some ways there was a depa...

chapter 24 A Concluding Summary

chapter 24 A Concluding Summary »

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

This final chapter is a summary of the main features of the Fund’s law and practice on membership and nonmembership as discussed in the preceding chapters of this study. Membership...

chapter 9 A General View of Terms for Membership

chapter 9 A General View of 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

Scope of Terms and Conditions The main standard terms of membership resolutions, it has been seen, deal with quota; subscription, including determination of the gold subscription; da...

chapter 2 Admission of Other Members

chapter 2 Admission of Other Members »

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

Organs Exercising Power to Admit New Members The power to admit new members and determine the conditions of their admission is reserved to the Board of Governors and cannot be delega...

chapter 10 Article XX, Section 2 (g), and Dependencies

chapter 10 Article XX, Section 2 (g), and Dependencies »

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 The Articles have universal application in a certain sense because members undertake obligations to the Fund and to each other, assume certain obligations in relation to...