IMF Working Paper: Capital Flow Data – A Guide for Empirical Analysis and Real-time Tracking

Author(s): Robin Koepke and Simon Paetzold Date: August 2020 Abstract: This paper provides an analytical overview of the most widely used capital flow datasets. The paper is written as a guide for academics who embark on empirical research projects and for policymakers who need timely information on capital flow developments to inform their decisions. We[…]

CEPR Working Paper: The International Aspects of Macroprudential Policy

Author(s): Kristin Forbes Date: August 2020 Abstract: Countries are using macroprudential tools more actively with the goal of improving the resilience of their broader financial systems. A growing body of evidence suggests that these tools can accomplish specific domestic goals and should reduce country vulnerability to many domestic and international shocks. The evidence also suggests,[…]