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Business cycles
Working Paper
What Accounts for China's Trade Balance Dynamics?

This paper proposes a structural VAR model which extends the frameworks of Hoffmaister and Roldós (2001) and Prasad (1999). The model is then used to analyse the sources of China’s trade balance fluctuations in the period of 1985–2000...

Business cycles Foreign exchange International trade
Working Paper
China's Business Cycles: Perspectives from an AD-AS Model

This paper represents a first attempt to study China’s business cycles using a formal analytical framework, namely, a structural VAR model...

Business cycles Communist state Fiscal policy
Working Paper
The Impact of Monetary Union on Macroeconomic Integration: Evidence from West Africa

In this paper we use data from 17 African nations in order to investigate the hypothesis that monetary union – represented in this case by the CFA Franc Zone – augments the extent of macroeconomic integration...

Business cycles Economic integration Macroeconomics
Book Chapter
The New Basel Capital Accord and Developing Countries: Issues, Implications and Policy Proposals

From the book: From Capital Surges to Drought

Banks and banking Business cycles Risk management
Book Chapter
Capital-Account and Counter-Cyclical Prudential Regulations in Developing Countries

From the book: From Capital Surges to Drought

Business cycles Capital investments Economic policy
Book Chapter
Countercyclical Fiscal Policy: A Review of the Literature, Empirical Evidence and Some Policy Proposals

From the book: From Capital Surges to Drought

Business cycles Fiscal policy Keynesian economics
Working Paper
Capital-Account and Counter-Cyclical Prudential Regulations in Developing Countries

This paper explores the complementary use of two instruments to manage capital-account volatility in developing countries: capital-account regulations and counter-cyclical prudential regulation of domestic financial intermediaries...

Business cycles Capital investments Economic policy
Working Paper
Countercyclical Fiscal Policy: A Review of the Literature, Empirical Evidence and some Policy Proposals

For many emerging market economies, over reliance on monetary policy may bring worse macro results, when compared to a more balanced framework of countercyclical fiscal and monetary policy...

Business cycles Fiscal policy Keynesian economics
Working Paper
The New Basel Capital Accord and Developing Countries: Issues, Implications and Policy Proposals

This paper argues that, if implemented in its current form, the new Basel Capital Accord will adversely effect developing sovereigns, corporates and banks wishing to borrow in international markets...

Banks and banking Business cycles Risk management
Book Chapter
The Impact of EMU on European Transition Economies: Commitment, Institutional Capacity and the Monetary-Fiscal Mix

From the book: The Impact of EMU on Europe and the Developing Countries

Business cycles Fiscal policy International economic relations
Working Paper
The Impact of EMU on European Transition Economies: Commitment, institutional Capacity and the Monetary-Fiscal Mix

An interesting theory of transition must give a convincing account of structural adjustment and supply side improvement...

Business cycles Fiscal policy International economic relations
Working Paper
Commodity Price Fluctuations and Macro-economic Adjustments in the Developed Countries

Commodity price fluctuations have been troublesome in their destabilising effects on the foreign exchange earnings of developing countries...

Business cycles Econometric models Inflation (Finance)
Book
Varieties of Stabilization Experience: Towards Sensible Macroeconomics in the Third World

This book is a synthesis of recent work on the experiences of developing countries with stabilization programs...

Business cycles Macroeconomics Prices
Book Chapter
How Stabilization Can Be Made to Work Better

From the book: Varieties of Stabilization Experience

Business cycles Macroeconomics Prices
Book Chapter
Economic Stabilization in the Third World

From the book: Varieties of Stabilization Experience

Business cycles Macroeconomics Prices
Book Chapter
Macroeconomic Shocks and the Social Matrix

From the book: Varieties of Stabilization Experience

Business cycles Macroeconomics Prices
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