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Capital Account Liberalization and Financial Sector Stability

by Karl Habermeier Jorge Iván Canales-Kriljenko Shogo Ishii Bernard Laurens John Leimone Judit Vadasz

This paper analyses the links between capital account liberalisation and other policies influencing financial sector stability. Drawing on country experiences, it develops an operational framework for the co-ordination of capital account liberalisation, particularly with structural policies to strengthen the domestic financial system.

Exchange Arrangements and Foreign Exchange Markets

by Nci Ötker-Robe Karl Habermeier Jorge Iván Canales-Kriljenko Rupa Duttagupta Shogo Ishii John Leimone

With the rapid integration of international financial markets, it is important that monetary systems operate effectively in order to promote stable exchange rate arrangements. This report forms part of the IMF's multilateral surveillance among its member countries. It updates developments in exchange arrangements and currency convertibility during the years 1998 to 2001, as well as considering the factors affecting foreign exchange market organisation and volatility in developing and transition countries in 2001.

Securities Transaction Taxes and Financial Markets

by Karl Habermeier Andrei Kirilenko

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

United Germany: The First Five Years

by Robert Corker Karl Habermeier Tessa van der Willigen Robert A. Feldman

This papers reviews economic and financial developments in Germany since its reunification nearly five years ago;and analyzes some critical issues that have featured prominently in the policy debate over this period and are likely to continue attracting attention in the years ahead.

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