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7. Bank-by-Bank Credit Ceilings: Issues and Experiences

7. Bank-by-Bank Credit Ceilings: Issues and Experiences »

Source: Instruments of Monetary Management : Issues and Country Experiences

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 September 1997

ISBN: 9781557755988

Keywords: central bank, reserve requirements, credit, foreign exchange, reserve requirement

A number of countries used direct methods of monetary control and, in particular, bank-specific credit ceilings to control monetary and credit aggregates by allocating credit directly among fina...

Central Bank Governance

Central Bank Governance »

Source: Central Bank Governance : A Survey of Boards and Management

Volume/Issue: 2004/226

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): JoAnne Morris , and Tonny Lybek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2004

ISBN: 9781451875416

Keywords: central bank, inflation, reserve bank, Economic History: Financial Markets and Institutions: General, International, or Comparative,

This paper identifies issues to consider when designing the structure, size, and composition of the governing boards and management of a central bank. While central bank autonomy and accountability are generally ac...

Central Bank Independence and Transparency

Central Bank Independence and Transparency »

Source: Central Bank Independence and Transparency : Evolution and Effectiveness

Volume/Issue: 2008/119

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christopher Crowe , and Ellen Meade

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451869798

Keywords: inflation, central bank, inflation targeting, monetary fund

This paper examines the current level of central bank independence (CBI) and transparency in a broad sample of countries using newly constructed measures, and looks at the evolution in both measures from an earlier...

Central Bank Losses and Experiences in Selected Countries

Central Bank Losses and Experiences in Selected Countries »

Source: Central Bank Losses and Experiences in Selected Countries

Volume/Issue: 2005/72

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claudia Dziobek , and John Dalton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2005

ISBN: 9781451860917

Keywords: central bank balance sheet, central bank losses, central bank, monetary fund, national bank, government securities, International Lending and Debt Problems,

Under normal circumstances, a central bank should be able to operate at a profit with a core level of earnings derived from seigniorage. Losses have, however, arisen in several central banks from a range of activit...

Central Banks Use of Derivatives and Other Contingent Liabilities

Central Banks Use of Derivatives and Other Contingent Liabilities »

Source: Central Banks Use of Derivatives and Other Contingent Liabilities : Analytical Issues and Policy Implications

Volume/Issue: 2000/66

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Liliana Schumacher , and Mario Bléjer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2000

ISBN: 9781451848786

Keywords: central bank, contingent liabilities, foreign exchange, bank assets, deposit insurance

Whereas some central bank derivatives and other contingent liabilities arise from anomalous circumstances, there are a number of positive reasons that explain their popularity. After analyzing the rationale for the...

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...

chapter 11 Categories of Dependency

chapter 11 Categories of Dependency »

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

Colonies The drafting of Article XX, Section 2 (g), was complicated by the variety of dependencies under the authority of some countries, the confusing use of terminology,...