Russell Krueger

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This Working Paper should not be reported as representing the views of the IMF. The views expressed in this Working Paper are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent those of the IMF or IMF policy. Working Papers describe research in progress by the author(s) and are published to elicit comments and to further debate. Stress testing is(More)
The Asian Crisis in 1997–98 revealed major gaps in statistical coverage of the domestic financial sector and the external sector that permitted serious vulnerabilities to go undetected. Such gaps meant that national authorities lacked information needed to take timely and appropriate steps to improve conditions, and that the IMF did not have sufficient(More)
  • Abdulrahman K.L. Al-Mansouri, Claudia Dziobek, +15 authors Kim Zieschang
  • 2006
This Working Paper should not be reported as representing the views of the IMF. The views expressed in this Working Paper are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent those of the IMF or IMF policy. Working Papers describe research in progress by the author(s) and are published to elicit comments and to further debate.—have laid out a path to(More)
This Working Paper should not be reported as representing the views of the IMF. The views expressed in this Working Paper are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent those of the IMF or IMF policy. Working Papers describe research in progress by the author(s) and are published to elicit comments and to further debate. Looking ahead to the(More)
  • Edgar Ayales, Adriaan Bloem, +16 authors Lucie Laliberté
  • 2002
How to account for income on bonds for macroeconomic statistics has been a source of much controversy, with two main positions emerging: the debtor treatment, based on the contractual arrangements; and the creditor treatment, based on current interest rates and prices of assets/liabilities. Using the discounted cash flow model, this document explores how(More)
America’s date palm (Phoenix dactylifera L.) groves can be found from 36°N Lat. (USA) to 21°S Lat. (Chile) and from 63°W Long. (Venezuela) to 117°W Long. (USA), at elevations from sea level to 2,000 m (Colombia). However, successful production of ripe dates is possible only in the arid regions of Peru, Chile, Baja California (Mexico) and the southwestern(More)
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