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			: Financial Sector Assessment Program Housing Market-Technical Note

Malaysia : Financial Sector Assessment Program Housing Market-Technical Note »

Volume/Issue: 2014/99

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475526196.002

ISBN: 9781475526196

Keywords: financial sector, growth rate, growth rates, moral hazard

This Technical Note on the housing market in Malaysia focuses on price developments in the Malaysian housing market and of its sustainability. Malaysia maintains a one-fourth time series for the housing prices inde...

Malaysia

Malaysia »

Source: Malaysia : Financial Sector Assessment Program Housing Market-Technical Note

Volume/Issue: 2014/99

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475526196

Keywords: financial sector, growth rate, growth rates, moral hazard

This Technical Note on the housing market in Malaysia focuses on price developments in the Malaysian housing market and of its sustainability. Malaysia maintains a one-fourth time series for the housing prices inde...

II. Drivers and Implications of Rapid Credit Growth in Emerging Asia

II. Drivers and Implications of Rapid Credit Growth in Emerging Asia »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific : Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2011

ISBN: 9781616351274

Keywords: inflation, financial integration, monetary policy, monetary fund, contagion

Credit growth is still relatively rapid across most of Asia (Figure 2.1). This may raise some concerns because, historically, episodes of rapid credit growth in Asia have been chara...

III. Asia’s Quest for Inclusive Growth

III. Asia’s Quest for Inclusive Growth »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific : Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2011

ISBN: 9781616351274

Keywords: inflation, financial integration, monetary policy, monetary fund, contagion

Income inequality has risen across the world over the last two decades. The academic literature attributes the rise mainly to three factors: globalization, skill-biased technologica...

IV. The Benefits of Further Financial Integration in Asia

IV. The Benefits of Further Financial Integration in Asia »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific : Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2011

ISBN: 9781616351274

Keywords: inflation, financial integration, monetary policy, monetary fund, contagion

The need for economic rebalancing in the aftermath of the global financial crisis and the recent surge of capital inflows to emerging Asia have revived the debate about deeper finan...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific
			: Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific : Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616351274.086

ISBN: 9781616351274

Keywords: inflation, financial integration, monetary policy, monetary fund, contagion

In line with the weaker global outlook, growth in Asia is expected to be slightly lower in 2011-12 than forecast in April 2011, mainly as a result of weakening external demand, but the expansion should remain healt...

V. Asian Low-Income and Pacific Island Countries: Managing Inflation Risks and Strengthening Growth Prospects

V. Asian Low-Income and Pacific Island Countries: Managing Inflation Risks and Strengthening Growth Prospects »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2011, Asia and Pacific : Navigating an Uncertain Global Environment While Building Inclusive Growth

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 October 2011

ISBN: 9781616351274

Keywords: inflation, financial integration, monetary policy, monetary fund, contagion

This chapter highlights a few issues facing Asian low-income countries (LICs) and Pacific Island countries (PICs). For most Asian LICs, headline inflation has picked up following th...

Welfare Gains from Financial Liberalization

Welfare Gains from Financial Liberalization »

Volume/Issue: 2007/154

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenichi Ueda , and Robert Townsend

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451867183.001

ISBN: 9781451867183

Keywords: financial liberalization, welfare gain, financial deepening, gdp growth, financial system, growth rate,

Financial liberalization has been a controversial issue as there is little empirical evidence for its positive effects on economic growth. However, we find sizable welfare gains, 1 to 28 percent of permanent consum...

Welfare Gains from Financial Liberalization

Welfare Gains from Financial Liberalization »

Source: Welfare Gains from Financial Liberalization

Volume/Issue: 2007/154

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenichi Ueda , and Robert Townsend

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

ISBN: 9781451867183

Keywords: financial liberalization, welfare gain, financial deepening, gdp growth, financial system, growth rate,

Financial liberalization has been a controversial issue as there is little empirical evidence for its positive effects on economic growth. However, we find sizable welfare gains, 1 to 28 percent of permanent consum...