Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Alexander Massara , and Luca Errico
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2011
Keywords: systemic, DOTS, network analysis, cross-border spillovers, contagion, trade sector, global trade, financial sector, trading partners, Neural Networks and Related Topics
The paper focuses on systemically important jurisdictions in the global trade network, complementing recent IMF work on systemically important financial sectors. Using the IMF's Direction of Trade Statistics (DOTS)...