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The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is an international company limited by shares owned by central banks which "fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks". The BIS carries out its work through subcommittees, the secretariats it hosts and through an annual general meeting of all member banks. It also provides banking services, but only to central banks and other international organizations. It is based in Basel, Switzerland, with representative offices in Hong Kong and Mexico City.

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Macroeconomic implications of financial imperfections: a survey

by Stijn Claessens and M Ayhan Kose Summary Focus Over the last decade, recognition has grown that developments in the financial sector can have a significant impact on the real economy, not just the other way around. However, our understanding of these interactions remains limited, particularly regarding how they operate across national borders. Contribution This paper reviews research on links...

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Asset prices and macroeconomic outcomes: a survey

by Stijn Claessens and M Ayhan Kose Summary Focus Since the Great Financial Crisis, there has been a greater recognition of the linkages between asset prices and the real economy. Yet, many issues remain to be explored, including the drivers of asset prices, their quantitative impact on aggregate activity, including consumption and investment, and their international dimensions. Contribution This paper...

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Macroprudential Policies in Peru: The effects of Dynamic Provisioning and Conditional Reserve Requirements

by Elias Minaya, José Lupú and Miguel Cabello Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS). Summary Focus This paper...

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Macroprudential Policies in Peru: The effects of Dynamic Provisioning and Conditional Reserve Requirements

by Elias Minaya, José Lupú and Miguel Cabello Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS). Summary Focus This paper...

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Credit supply responses to reserve requirement: loan-level evidence from macroprudential policy

by João Barata R B Barroso, Rodrigo Barbone Gonzalez and Bernardus F Nazar Van Doornik Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS)....

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Credit supply responses to reserve requirement: loan-level evidence from macroprudential policy

by João Barata R B Barroso, Rodrigo Barbone Gonzalez and Bernardus F Nazar Van Doornik Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS)....

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Loan-to-value policy and housing finance: effects on constrained borrowers

by Douglas Kiarelly Godoy de Araujo, João Barata R B Barroso and Rodrigo Barbone Gonzalez Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS)....

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Loan-to-value policy and housing finance: effects on constrained borrowers

by Douglas Kiarelly Godoy de Araujo, João Barata R B Barroso and Rodrigo Barbone Gonzalez Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS)....

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Capital and currency-based macroprudential policies: an evaluation using credit registry data

by Horacio A Aguirre and Gastón Repetto Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS). Summary Focus This paper studies the effect of...

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Capital and currency-based macroprudential policies: an evaluation using credit registry data

by Horacio A Aguirre and Gastón Repetto Paper produced as part of the BIS Consultative Council for the Americas (CCA) research project on "The impact of macroprudential policies: an empirical analysis using credit registry data" implemented by a Working Group of the CCA Consultative Group of Directors of Financial Stability (CGDFS). Summary Focus This paper studies the effect of...

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