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Crises, Volatility, and Growth

Enisse Kharroubi.

in The World Bank Economic Review

October 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Money and Interest Rates; Corporate Governance; Economic Development. 8242 words.

How do volatility and liquidity crises affect growth? When credit is constrained, a bias toward short-term debt can arise in financing long-term investments, generating maturity mismatches...

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Measuring and Mending Monetary Policy Effectiveness under Capital Account Restrictions: Lessons from Mauritania

Robert Blotevogel.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economywide Country Studies; Economic Development; Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit; Money and Interest Rates. 9199 words.

I propose a new approach to identifying exogenous monetary policy shocks in low-income countries with capital account restrictions. In the case of Mauritania, a domestic repatriation...

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Systemic Risk, Dollarization, and Interest Rates in Emerging Markets: A Panel-Based Approach

Edmar L. Bacha, Márcio Holland and Fernando M. Gonçalves.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Money and Interest Rates; International Finance; Economic Development; Development Planning and Policy; Economywide Country Studies. 6706 words.

This study investigates the impact of systemic risks and financial dollarization on real interest rates in emerging economies. Higher systemic risks induce both higher real interest rates...

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Thresholds in the Finance-Growth Nexus: A Cross-Country Analysis

Hakan Yilmazkuday.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Money and Interest Rates; International Finance; Economic Development; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity. 6715 words.

Thresholds of inflation, government size, trade openness, and per capita income for the finance-growth nexus are investigated using five-year averages of standard variables for 84 countries...

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