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Blog
What Did You Do in the Currency Wars? (Part II)

Tony Addison The present currency turmoil is both a product and a cause of profound changes now underway in the global economy. Part 1 of this two-part article, which appeared in the October Angle, focused on Latin America and Europe...

Economic growth Foreign exchange Interest rate
Blog
What Did You Do in the Currency Wars? (Part I)

Tony Addison The present currency turmoil is both a symptom and a cause of profound changes now underway in the global economy. In part 1 of this two-part article, we focus on Latin America and Europe...

Depressions Structural adjustment (Economic policy) Foreign exchange
Working Paper
Sensitivity of Loan Size to Lending Rates: Evidence from Ghana’s Microfinance Sector

This paper examines the combined effect of interest rates and poverty levels of microfinance clients on loan size. Cross section data on 2,691 clients and non-clients households from Ghana is used to test the hypothesis of loan price inelasticity...

Econometric models (Finance) Interest rate Microfinance
Book Chapter
The Determinants of Loan Contracts to Business Firms: Empirical Evidence from a Private Bank in Vietnam

From the book: Domestic Resource Mobilization and Financial Development

Banks and banking Business enterprises Contracts
Book Chapter
Housing and Personal Wealth in a Global Context

From the book: Personal Wealth from a Global Perspective

Consumption (Economics) Housing Interest rate
Working Paper
Housing and Personal Wealth in a Global Context

Housing is the single most important component of personal wealth in most countries...

Consumption (Economics) Housing Interest rate
Working Paper
The Determinants of Loan Contracts to Business Firms: Empirical Evidence from a Private Bank in Vietnam

This paper deals with loan contracting from a private bank in Vietnam. We focus on the main loan contract features that the bank uses in lending to business firms, namely loan maturity, collateral and loan interest rate...

Banks and banking Business enterprises Contracts
Journal Article
El Tramo Corto de la Estructura a Plazo como Predictor de Expectativas de la Actividad Económica en Colombia

Part of Journal Special Issue Symposium on Spatial Inequality in Latin America

Inflation (Finance) Interest rate Monetary policy
Journal Article
The Behavior of Interest Rate Differentials under Shifting Exchange Rate Regimes: The Experience of Chile, Colombia and Israel

Part of Journal Special Issue Symposium on Spatial Inequality in Latin America

Foreign exchange Interest rate Monetary policy
Working Paper
Output and Price Fluctuations in China's Reform Years: What Role did Money Play?

The Chinese economy underwent cyclical fluctuations in growth and inflation in the reform period. Contrasting views exist on the role of money in such fluctuations...

Business cycles Interest rate Econometric models (Macroeconomics)
Working Paper
Testing for a Significant Change in the Egyptian Economy Under the Economic Reform Programme Era

Late 1990, Egypt witnessed major and radical changes in all areas of its national life—political, legal, economic and social—as a reflection of implementing an economic reform programme in order to achieve progress in its economic indicat...

Economic development Finance, Public Foreign exchange
Book Chapter
Crises? What Crises?: Escudo from ECU to EMU

From the book: Short-Term Capital Flows and Economic Crises

Economic integration Financial crisis Foreign exchange
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