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Foreign Banks in Poor Countries

Foreign Banks in Poor Countries »

Source: Foreign Banks in Poor Countries : Theory and Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2006/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , Poonam Gupta , and Thierry Tressel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451862782

Keywords: Financial development, low-income countries, foreign bank, foreign ownership, domestic banks, Low Income Developing Countries,

We study how foreign bank penetration affects financial sector development in poor countries. A theoretical model shows that when foreign banks are better at monitoring highend customers than domestic banks, their...

Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World

Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World »

Source: Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World

Volume/Issue: 2013/176

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Alun Thomas , Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu , and Yingyuan Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2013

ISBN: 9781484359662

Keywords: Emerging markets, Agricultural sector, Agriculture, Cross country analysis, Productivity, Services, Services sector, Manufacturing sector, Manufacturing, Low-income developing countries

This paper documents stylized facts on the process of structural transformation around the world and empirically analyzes its determinants using data on real value added by sector of economic activity (agriculture,...

Modification of Access Policies for the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and the Exogenous Shocks Facility

Modification of Access Policies for the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and the Exogenous Shocks Facility »

Source: Modification of Access Policies for the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and the Exogenous Shocks Facility

Volume/Issue: 2009/077

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 October 2009

ISBN: 9781498336093

Keywords: Access limits, Access to Fund general resources, Executive Board decisions, Exogenous Shocks Facility, Fund approval proposed, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Safeguards, Economic conditions, Balance of payments

The paper proposes a doubling of access limits on concessional lending to ensure that the Fund can respond effectively to the needs of low-income countries (LICs) severely affected by the current world economic dow...

Foreign Banks in Poor Countries
			: Theory and Evidence

Foreign Banks in Poor Countries : Theory and Evidence »

Volume/Issue: 2006/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enrica Detragiache , Poonam Gupta , and Thierry Tressel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451862782.001

ISBN: 9781451862782

Keywords: Financial development, low-income countries, foreign bank, foreign ownership, domestic banks, Low Income Developing Countries,

We study how foreign bank penetration affects financial sector development in poor countries. A theoretical model shows that when foreign banks are better at monitoring highend customers than domestic banks, their...

Statement by the Managing Director to the International Monetary and Financial Committee on the Fund's Policy Agenda

Statement by the Managing Director to the International Monetary and Financial Committee on the Fund's Policy Agenda »

Source: Statement by the Managing Director to the International Monetary and Financial Committee on the Fund's Policy Agenda

Volume/Issue: 2010/046

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2010

ISBN: 9781498336697

Keywords: Concessional aid, Corporate governance, Flexible Credit Line, Fund role, International Monetary and Financial Committee, International monetary system, Low-income developing countries, Managing Director reports, Precautionary Credit Line, Quotas

Although the global recovery continues to move ahead, it remains fragile and uneven, with continued high unemployment. Many countries are emerging from the crisis with high debt burdens, low growth, and still fragi...

Executive Board Progress Report to the IMFC on the Fund's Mandate

Executive Board Progress Report to the IMFC on the Fund's Mandate »

Source: Executive Board Progress Report to the IMFC on the Fund's Mandate

Volume/Issue: 2010/048

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2010

ISBN: 9781498336727

Keywords: Bilateral surveillance, Concessional aid, Financial safety nets, Financial sector surveillance, Financial stability, Flexible Credit Line, Fund role, International Monetary and Financial Committee, International monetary system, Low-income developing countries

This paper responds to the IMFC call to review, in light of the crisis, the Fund's mandate over macroeconomic and financial sector policies bearing on global stability. The crisis exposed weaknesses in economic o...

Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World

Benchmarking Structural Transformation Across the World »

Volume/Issue: 2013/176

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Alun Thomas , Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu , and Yingyuan Chen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 July 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484359662.001

ISBN: 9781484359662

Keywords: Emerging markets, Agricultural sector, Agriculture, Cross country analysis, Productivity, Services, Services sector, Manufacturing sector, Manufacturing, Low-income developing countries

This paper documents stylized facts on the process of structural transformation around the world and empirically analyzes its determinants using data on real value added by sector of economic activity (agriculture,...

Modification of Access Policies for the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and the Exogenous Shocks Facility

Modification of Access Policies for the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and the Exogenous Shocks Facility »

Volume/Issue: 2009/077

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 October 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498336093.007

ISBN: 9781498336093

Keywords: Access limits, Access to Fund general resources, Executive Board decisions, Exogenous Shocks Facility, Fund approval proposed, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Safeguards, Economic conditions, Balance of payments

The paper proposes a doubling of access limits on concessional lending to ensure that the Fund can respond effectively to the needs of low-income countries (LICs) severely affected by the current world economic dow...

Statement by the Managing Director to the International Monetary and Financial Committee on the Fund's Policy Agenda

Statement by the Managing Director to the International Monetary and Financial Committee on the Fund's Policy Agenda »

Volume/Issue: 2010/046

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498336697.007

ISBN: 9781498336697

Keywords: Concessional aid, Corporate governance, Flexible Credit Line, Fund role, International Monetary and Financial Committee, International monetary system, Low-income developing countries, Managing Director reports, Precautionary Credit Line, Quotas

Although the global recovery continues to move ahead, it remains fragile and uneven, with continued high unemployment. Many countries are emerging from the crisis with high debt burdens, low growth, and still fragi...

Executive Board Progress Report to the IMFC on the Fund's Mandate

Executive Board Progress Report to the IMFC on the Fund's Mandate »

Volume/Issue: 2010/048

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498336727.007

ISBN: 9781498336727

Keywords: Bilateral surveillance, Concessional aid, Financial safety nets, Financial sector surveillance, Financial stability, Flexible Credit Line, Fund role, International Monetary and Financial Committee, International monetary system, Low-income developing countries

This paper responds to the IMFC call to review, in light of the crisis, the Fund's mandate over macroeconomic and financial sector policies bearing on global stability. The crisis exposed weaknesses in economic o...