Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Shang-Jin Wei , and R. Gelos
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2002
Keywords: portfolio investment, international investors, international financial architecture, contagion, investors, asian crisis, accounting standards, International Finance: General, Information, Knowledge
Does country "transparency" affect international portfolio investment? We examine this and related questions using a unique micro dataset on international portfolio holdings. We employ various indices of government...