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How to Improve the Effectiveness of Monetary Policy in the West African Economic and Monetary Union

by Alexei Kireyev

The West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) is a currency union with a fixed exchange rate and limited capital mobility and, therefore, an independent monetary policy in the short run. The Central Bank...

Cultural DNA: The Psychology of Globalization

by Gurnek Bains

Develop deeper cultural intelligence to thrive in a globalized world.

Cultural DNA is a thought provoking book for successful engagement with cultures around the world. Written by Gurnek Bains, founder and chairman...

Collision and Collusion

by Janine R. Wedel

When the Soviet Union's communist empire collapsed in 1989, a mood of euphoria took hold in the West and in Eastern Europe. The West had won the ultimate victory--it had driven a silver stake through the heart...

Republic of Latvia:2015 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Information Annex; and Press Release

by International Monetary Fund. Euro Dept.

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Latvia's strong recovery has recently slowed in the face of sluggish growth in the euro area and deteriorating economic conditions in Russia amid rising geopolitical...

Republic of Latvia:Selected Issues Paper

by International Monetary Fund. Euro Dept.

This Selected Issues paper examines the prospects for Latvia continuing to rapidly reduce its distance from the productivity frontier. It looks at the empirical record of countries that have in the past attained...

Republic of Poland:Technical Assistance Report-Tax Administration-Modernization Challenges and Strategic Priorities

by International Monetary Fund. Fisc Dept.

This Technical Assistance Report provides advice on the modernization of the tax administration in Poland. Tax collections in Poland as a percentage of GDP are lower than those found in larger European Union...

Guinea:Request for Debt Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment Window of the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Staff Report; and Press Releas

by International Monetary Fund. Afri Dept.

This paper discusses Guinea's Request for Debt Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment (CC) Window of the Catastrophe Containment and Relief (CCR) Trust. Since early 2014, Guinea has been experiencing an ongoing...

How Important are Debt and Growth Expectations for Interest Rates?

by Sohrab Rafiq

This paper uses a dataset on private-sector risk aversion as well as expectations of long-run growth and debt to explain trends in implied forward rates on government bonds in the G-7 countries. The results...

Too Much of a Good Thing? Prudent Management of Inflows under Economic Citizenship Programs

by Xin Xu & Ahmed El-Ashram

Economic Citizenship Programs (ECPs) have recently been proliferating, with large and potentially volatile inflows of investment and fiscal revenues generating significant benefits for small economies, but also...

The Potential Macroeconomic Impact of the Unconventional Oil and Gas Boom in the United States

by Ben Hunt & Dirk Muir

This paper uses two of the IMF's structural macroeconomic models to estimate the potential global impact of the boom in unconventional oil and natural gas in the United States. The results suggest that the impact...

Born Globals, Networks, and the Large Multinational Enterprise: Insights from Bangalore and Beyond

by Shameen Prashantham

Focusing on international entrepreneurship, this research book explores the accelerated internationalization of young firms. Known variously as international new ventures (INVs) or "born globals," such firms...

Mongolia:2015 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Mongolia

by International Monetary Fund. Asia Dept

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Mongolia's medium- to long-term prospects are promising given its large natural resources. In the near term, however, the country continues to face balance-of-payments...

Tonga:2015 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; and Press Release

by International Monetary Fund. Asia Dept

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Tonga's economy is estimated to have grown by about 2 percent in FY2013/14 (year ending June) driven by agriculture and construction, following a contraction...

The Role of Productivity, Transportation Costs, and Barriers to Intersectoral Mobility in Structural Transformation

by Cem Karayalcin & Mihaela Pintea

The process of economic development is characterized by substantial reallocations of resources across sectors. In this paper, we construct a multi-sector model in which there are barriers to the movement of...

Fair Weather or Foul? The Macroeconomic Effects of El Niño

by Paul Cashin & Kamiar Mohaddes

This paper employs a dynamic multi-country framework to analyze the international macroeconomic transmission of El Niño weather shocks. This framework comprises 21 country/region-specific models, estimated...

From Natural Resource Boom to Sustainable Economic Growth:Lessons for Mongolia

by Pranav Gupta & Grace Bin Li

Some resource-rich developing countries are in the process of harnessing immense mining resources towards inclusive growth and prosperity. Nevertheless, tapping into natural resources could be challenging given...

What has Capital Liberalization Meant for Economic and Financial Statistics

by Robert M. Heath

The liberalization of capital flows both in the domestic economy and cross-border has been among the most important policies adopted by IMF member countries over recent decades. The impact has been wide-ranging....

Financial Crisis, US Unconventional Monetary Policy and International Spillovers

by Qianying Chen & Andrew Filardo

We study the impact of the US quantitative easing (QE) on both the emerging and advanced economies, estimating a global vector error-correction model (GVECM) and conducting counterfactual analyses. We focus...

Non-FDI Capital Inflows in Low-Income Developing Countries:Catching the Wave?

by Juliana Dutra Araujo & Antonio David

Low-income countries (LIDCs) are typically characterized by intermittent and very modest access to private external funding sources. Motivated by recent developments in private flows to LIDCs this paper makes...

Understanding Residential Real Estate in China

by Mali Chivakul & Raphael W. Lam

China’s residential real estate sector plays an important role in the economy and has been a key driver of growth. Since 2014 the sector has softened visibly, reflecting overbuilding across many cities. An...