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The Future of China's Bond Market

This book analyzes segments of China's bond market, from sovereign, policy bank, and credit bonds, to the rapidly growing local government bond market.

People's Republic of China
			: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region:  2008 Article IV Consultation Discussions:  Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

People's Republic of China : Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: 2008 Article IV Consultation Discussions: Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion »

Volume/Issue: 2008/369

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 December 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451817003.002

ISBN: 9781451817003

Keywords: budget, financial system, article, interest, financial markets

This paper examines the People's Republic of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region's 2008 Article IV Consultation. Growth has slowed in the first half of the year, as external conditions have worsened. In...

IMF Research Bulletin, September 2008

IMF Research Bulletin, September 2008 »

Volume/Issue: 9/3

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451959482.026

ISBN: 9781451959482

Keywords: capital flows, pension reforms, interest rates, capital controls, capital markets

IMF research summaries on global population aging and pension reform (by Mario Catalán) and on questions about decoupling (by M. Ayhan Kose); country study on the United States (by Koshy Mathai); listing of visitin...

People's Republic of China
			: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region:  2007 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

People's Republic of China : Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion »

Volume/Issue: 2008/44

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451816983.002

ISBN: 9781451816983

Keywords: exchange rate, current account, real exchange, real exchange rate, interest rates

Hong Kong has grown strongly as a result of its successful transformation from a manufacturing presence to a services hub over past decades. Executive Directors support the government's commitment for the Linked Ex...

People's Republic of China
			: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region:  Selected Issues

People's Republic of China : Hong Kong Special Administrative Region: Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2008/42

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 February 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451816976.002

ISBN: 9781451816976

Keywords: interest rates, interest, domestic interest rates, international monetary fund, business cycle

Hong Kong, like other city financial centers, has a high private saving rate. This paper seeks to understand what the principal drivers of saving and investment in financial centers are. Cyclical frequency changes...

High Growth and Low Consumption in East Asia
			: How to Improve Welfare While Avoiding Financial Failures

High Growth and Low Consumption in East Asia : How to Improve Welfare While Avoiding Financial Failures »

Volume/Issue: 2007/278

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Celine Rochon , Andrew Feltenstein , and Maral Shamloo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868418.001

ISBN: 9781451868418

Keywords: Growth, Financial failures, General equilibrium, fdi, direct investment, foreign direct investment, real interest rates, investors,

This paper analyzes certain policies that are typical of a number of rapidly growing East Asian countries in which a fixed exchange rate, combined with a surplus labor market, has made domestic assets relatively in...

What Drives China's Growing Role in Africa?

What Drives China's Growing Role in Africa? »

Volume/Issue: 2007/211

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jian-Ye Wang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451867756.001

ISBN: 9781451867756

Keywords: loans, debt, debt relief, terms of trade, interest

What role does China play in Africa's development? What drives China's increasing economic involvement in the continent? This paper attempts to provide a quantified assessment of China's multifaceted influence as m...

People's Republic of China
			: Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation

People's Republic of China : Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2006/394

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451807813.002

ISBN: 9781451807813

Keywords: debt, interest, budget, financial sector, external debt

Prospects for the future remain favorable, provided that policy actions are taken to address the risks and challenges that China faces. The government recognizes the need to contain investment and credit growth, an...

Euro Area Policies
			: Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation

Euro Area Policies : Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2006/287

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451813043.002

ISBN: 9781451813043

Keywords: exchange rate, monetary policy, interest rates, labor market, financial sector

The euro area recovered from the economic doldrums. Executive Directors welcomed the recovery, supported by strong financial conditions, global growth, and improved financial positions. They encouraged the reformed...

Mauritius
			: 2005 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Mauritius

Mauritius : 2005 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Mauritius »

Volume/Issue: 2006/209

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451827828.002

ISBN: 9781451827828

Keywords: debt, interest, public sector, deficit, external debt

Mauritius showed slow economic growth owing to the deteriorating external economic environment, particularly of the sugar and textile sectors. Executive Directors urged the authorities to develop a comprehensive e...

World Economic Outlook, September 2006
			: Financial Systems and Economic Cycles

World Economic Outlook, September 2006 : Financial Systems and Economic Cycles »

Series: World Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 April 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589065987.081

ISBN: 9781589065987

Keywords: debt, financial systems, interest, productivity growth, payments

The IMF's World Economic Outlook is packed with country specific facts, figures, and worldwide projections that present the outlook for growth, inflation, trade, and other economic developments in a clear, practica...