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Sovereign Debt Restructurings in Belize : Achievements and Challenges Ahead

by Tamon Asonuma & Gerardo Peraza

This paper examines the causes, processes, and outcomes of the two Belize sovereign debt restructurings in 2006–07 and in 2012–13 that occurred outside of an IMF-supported program. It finds that the motivation...


Understanding Investments: Theories and Strategies

by NIkiforos Laopodis

The author's main goal in writing Understanding Investments is to present the classic theories and strategies in the field of finance in a new, intuitive, and practical way. This text offers context and grounding...


International Approaches to Real Estate Development

by Graham Squires & Erwin Heurkens

An international approach to the study and teaching of real estate is increasingly important in today's global market. With chapters covering numerous countries and every continent, International Approaches...


Democracy and Diversity in Financial Market Regulation

by Nicholas Dorn

Financial markets have become acknowledged as a source of crisis, and discussion of them has shifted from economics, through legal and regulatory studies, to politics. Events from 2008 onwards raise important,...


Profitable Stock Exchange Investments

by Henry Voorce Brandenburg

Though we often associate stock exchanges with the hustle and bustle of the present-day financial services industry, the key structures underpinning these exchanges actually date back to ancient times, and the...


Sophisms of the Protectionists

by Frederic Bastiat & Horace White

The economic debate over free trade versus protectionism is as relevant today as it was in the mid-nineteenth century, when the scathing takedown Sophisms of the Protectionists was first published. French economist...


Future of Asia's Finance: How Can It Meet Challenges of Demographic Change and Infrastructure Needs?

by Ding Ding & Raphael W. Lam

There is a role for Asia’s financial sector to play to address the challenges associated with the region’s changing demographics and infrastructure investment needs. Enhancing financial innovation and integration...


People's Republic of China-Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Oversight and Supervision of Financial Market

by International Monetary Fund. Department

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


Nepal: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; And Statement by the Executive Director for Nepal

by International Monetary Fund. Asia Dept

KEY ISSUES Context: Successful elections for a new Constituent Assembly and formation of a new government have stabilized the political situation. Macroeconomic situation and outlook: Nepal’s macroeconomic...


People's Republic of China-Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Crisis Management and Bank Resolution Framewor

by International Monetary Fund. Department

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


Zimbabwe: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; And Statement by the Executive Director for Zimbabwe

by International Monetary Fund. Afri Dept.

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that economic rebound in Zimbabwe experienced since the end of hyperinflation in 2009 has now ended. After averaging 10 percent over 2009–2012, growth fell to an...


Sport Funding and Finance: Second edition

by Bob Stewart

Sport Funding and Finance provides a complete introduction to the macro-level and micro-level aspects of sport finance. It describes the evolution of sport from a kitchen-table operation into the sophisticated,...


Republic of Poland: Selected Issues

by International Monetary Fund. Euro Dept.

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after...


Why Complementarity Matters for Stability-Hong Kong SAR and Singapore as Asian Financial Centers

by Vanessa Le Leslé & Franziska Ohnsorge

There is much speculation regarding a “race for dominance” among financial centers in Asia, arising from the anticipated financial opening up of China. This frame of reference is, to an extent, a predilection...


France:2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for France

by International Monetary Fund. Euro Dept.

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of France fared better than most other large euro areas economies through the crisis, reflecting the resilience of private consumption, lack of financial...


Ms. Muffet, the Spider(gram) and the Web of Macro-Financial Linkages

by Ricardo Cervantes & Phakawa Jeasakul

The global financial crisis has underscored the importance of understanding macro-financial developments and spillovers in an increasingly interconnected and intricate system. At the IMF, staff is focusing on...


Banks, Government Bonds, and Default:What do the Data Say?

by Nicola Gennaioli & Alberto Martin

We analyze holdings of public bonds by over 20,000 banks in 191 countries, and the role of these bonds in 20 sovereign defaults over 1998-2012. Banks hold many public bonds (on average 9% of their assets), particularly...


Colombia: Review Under the Flexible Credit Line Arrangement: Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Colombia

by International Monetary Fund. West Dept.

Colombia has maintained a robust economic performance in recent years due in large part to its very strong policy framework. Well-anchored inflationary expectations, a flexible exchange rate, a structural fiscal...


Algeria: Financial System Stability Assessment

by International Monetary Fund. Department

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The global crisis has had virtually no impact on Algeria’s financial system, which remains stable overall but thoroughly underdeveloped. Pervasive exchange controls, widespread public ownership,...


Deposit Insurance Database

by Asli Demirgüç-Kunt & Edward Kane

This paper provides a comprehensive, global database of deposit insurance arrangements as of 2013. We extend our earlier dataset by including recent adopters of deposit insurance and information on the use of...