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IMF Research on Commodity Prices

July 27, 2016
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Macroeconomic Stability in Resource-Rich Countries : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Subject(s): Natural resources ; Commodity boom ; Commodity prices ; Fiscal policy ; Fiscal stabilization ; Economic cycles
Date: February 23, 2016

Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility

Subject(s): Commodity price shocks ; Financial sector ; Banks ; Emerging markets ; Developing countries ; Sensitivity analysis
Date: February 01, 2016

Natural Resource Booms in the Modern Era : Is the curse still alive?

Subject(s): Natural resources ; Commodity boom ; Public investment ; Gross domestic product ; Economic growth ; Productivity ; Dutch disease ; Econometric models
Date: November 12, 2015

Employment Impacts of Upstream Oil and Gas Investment in the United States

Subject(s): Oil production ; United States ; Natural gas ; Commodity boom ; Job creation ; Employment ; Econometric models ; Time series
Date: February 11, 2015

Do Resource Windfalls Improve the Standard of Living in Sub-Saharan African Countries? : Evidence from a Panel of Countries

Subject(s): Equatorial Guinea ; Eritrea ; Ethiopia ; Cameroon ; Burundi ; Burkina Faso ; Botswana ; Benin ; Africa ; Angola ; Djibouti ; Commodity boom ; Commodity prices ; Comoros ; Congo, Republic of ; Congo, Democratic Republic of the ; Chad ; Central African Republic ; Cross country analysis ; Corruption ; Guinea-Bissau ; Guinea ; Governance ; Income ; Inclusive growth ; Gambia, The ; Gabon ; Ghana ; Mauritania ; Mali ; Mauritius ; Nigeria ; Niger ; Mozambique ; Namibia ; Natural resources ; Lesotho ; Liberia ; Malawi ; Madagascar ; Kenya ; Panel analysis ; Rwanda ; Rent ; Sierra Leone ; Senegal ; Seychelles ; South Africa ; Uganda ; Togo ; Sub-Saharan Africa ; Swaziland ; Sudan ; Tanzania ; Zimbabwe ; Zambia ; Welfare
Date: April 28, 2015

Oil Price Volatility and the Role of Speculation

Subject(s): Oil prices ; Commodity price shocks ; Vector autoregression ; Econometric models
Date: December 12, 2014

On the First-Round Effects of International Food Price Shocks: the Role of the Asset Market Structure

Subject(s): Food prices ; Commodity price shocks ; Inflation ; Monetary policy ; Developing countries ; Econometric models
Date: February 23, 2015

Commodity Price Shocks and Imperfectly Credible Macroeconomic Policies in Commodity-Exporting Small Open Economies

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; External shocks ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Monetary policy ; Fiscal policy ; Transparency ; Economic models
Date: February 13, 2014

Unconventional Monetary Policy and Asset Price Risk

Subject(s): Monetary policy ; United States ; Asset prices ; Commodity prices
Date: August 30, 2013

Measuring Oil-Price Shocks Using Market-Based Information

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; External shocks ; Oil prices ; Price increases
Date: January 01, 2012

Inflation Responses to Commodity Price Shocks : How and Why Do Countries Differ?

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; External shocks ; Governance ; Inflation targeting
Date: September 01, 2012

Commodity Price Shocks and Fiscal Outcomes

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; Exchange rate regimes ; External shocks ; Floating exchange rates ; Low-income developing countries
Date: May 01, 2012

Will Natural Gas Prices Decouple From Oil Prices Across the Pond?

Subject(s): Natural gas ; Commodity prices ; Algeria ; Oil ; Economic models ; External shocks ; Oil prices ; Production
Date: June 01, 2011

Commodity Price Volatility and the Sources of Growth

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; Commodity prices ; Economic growth ; Economic models ; Productivity ; Terms of trade
Date: January 01, 2012

Commodity Price Cycles : The Perils of Mismanaging the Boom

Subject(s): Asia ; Commodity prices ; Emerging markets ; External shocks ; Latin America ; Terms of trade
Date: December 01, 2011

External Sustainability of Oil-Producing Sub-Saharan African Countries

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; Current account balances ; Economic models ; Oil prices ; Oil producing countries ; Oil sector
Date: August 01, 2011

Fiscal Policy in Oil Producing Countries During the Recent Oil Price Cycle

Subject(s): Business cycles ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Cross country analysis ; Fiscal policy ; Fiscal sustainability ; Nonoil sector ; Oil prices ; Oil producing countries ; Oil production ; Oil revenues
Date: February 01, 2010

A Volatility and Persistence-Based Core Inflation

Subject(s): Inflation persistence ; Oil prices ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Consumer price indexes ; Brazil ; Inflation measurement ; Econometric models
Date: January 21, 2015

A Barrel of Oil or a Bottle of Wine : How Do Global Growth Dynamics Affect Commodity Prices?

Subject(s): Agricultural commodities ; Agricultural prices ; Commodity prices ; Economic growth ; Emerging markets ; Oil ; Oil prices ; Oil sector
Date: January 01, 2011

Riding the Roller Coaster: Fiscal Policies of Nonrenewable Resource Exporters in Latin America and the Caribbean

Subject(s): Business cycles ; Caribbean ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Cross country analysis ; External shocks ; Fiscal policy ; Fiscal sustainability ; Latin America ; Natural resources ; Oil exporting countries
Date: November 01, 2010

Oil Prices and Bank Profitability: Evidence from Major Oil-Exporting Countries in the Middle East and North Africa

Subject(s): Banks ; Commodity price fluctuations ; External shocks ; Middle East ; North Africa ; Oil exporting countries ; Oil exports ; Oil prices ; Oil sector ; Profit margins ; Profits
Date: October 01, 2009

Peaks, Spikes, and Barrels: Modeling Sharp Movements in Oil Prices

Subject(s): Oil prices ; Oil consumption ; Commodity markets ; Economic models ; Demand ; International capital markets ; Supply
Date: August 01, 2010

How Commodity Price Curves and Inventories React to a Short-Run Scarcity Shock

Subject(s): Capital markets ; Commodity markets ; Commodity prices ; Economic models ; External shocks ; Price adjustments
Date: September 01, 2010

Food Prices and the Multiplier Effect of Trade Policy

Subject(s): Food prices ; Commodity price shocks ; Trade policy ; Econometric models
Date: September 26, 2014

What Explains the Rise in Food Price Volatility?

Subject(s): Agricultural prices ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Economic models ; Food production ; Inflation ; Price elasticity ; Price increases ; Supply elasticity
Date: May 01, 2010

International Commodity Price Shocks, Democracy, and External Debt

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; Debt management ; Economic models ; External debt ; External shocks ; Fiscal policy ; Government expenditures ; International capital markets ; Political economy ; Revenue mobilization
Date: March 01, 2010

Trading on Their Terms? Commodity Exporters in the Aftermath of the Commodity Boom

Subject(s): Commodities ; Commodity boom ; Exports ; Commodity prices ; Terms of trade ; Commodity price fluctuations
Date: February 15, 2016

"What Should Inflation Targeting Countries Do When Oil Prices Rise and Drop Fast?"

Subject(s): Agricultural commodities ; Agricultural prices ; Central banks ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Consumer prices ; Demand ; Economic models ; External shocks ; Inflation ; Inflation targeting ; Monetary policy ; Oil prices ; Price stabilization
Date: May 01, 2009

A Primer on Fiscal Analysis in Oil-Producing Countries

Subject(s): Fiscal policy ; Oil producing countries ; Oil revenues ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Nonoil sector ; Revenue sources ; Cross country analysis
Date: March 01, 2009

Measures of Fiscal Risk in Hydrocarbon-Exporting Countries

Subject(s): Fiscal risk ; Oil exporting countries ; Hydrocarbons ; Oil prices ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Fiscal policy
Date: October 30, 2012

Commodity Price Volatility, Cyclical Fluctuations, and Convergence: What is Ahead for Inflation in Emerging Europe?

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; Emerging markets ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Inflation ; Economic models ; Time series ; Cross country analysis
Date: March 01, 2009

Commodity Prices and Inflation Expectations in the United States

Subject(s): Agricultural prices ; Commodity prices ; External shocks ; Oil prices ; Price increases
Date: March 01, 2012

Monetary Policy and Relative Price Shocks in South Africa and Other Inflation Targeters

Subject(s): Monetary policy ; South Africa ; External shocks ; Inflation targeting ; Pricing policy ; Central banks ; Energy prices ; Commodity prices
Date: December 01, 2008

Commodities and the Market Price of Risk

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; Risk management ; Interest rates ; Asset prices ; Economic models ; Investment
Date: September 01, 2008

Crude Oil Prices: Trends and Forecast

Subject(s): Oil prices ; Commodity prices ; Exchange rate depreciation ; Inflation ; Monetary policy
Date: May 01, 2008

Resource Windfalls and Emerging Market Sovereign Bond Spreads: The Role of Political Institutions

Subject(s): Bonds ; Commodity prices ; External debt ; External shocks ; Gross domestic product ; Political economy ; Sovereign debt
Date: July 01, 2010

End of the Supercycle and Growth of Commodity Producers : The Case of Chile

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; Chile ; Copper ; Economic growth ; Commodity boom ; Commodity price shocks ; Business cycles ; Time series
Date: November 23, 2015

Price Imputation and Other Techniques for Dealing with Missing Observations, Seasonality and Quality Change in Price Indices

Subject(s): Commodity price indexes ; Prices ; Economic models
Date: June 01, 1999

Exchange Rate Assessments: Methodologies for Oil Exporting Countries

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; Current account ; Economic models ; Exchange rates ; Fiscal policy ; Oil exporting countries ; Oil prices ; Oil revenues ; Real effective exchange rates
Date: December 01, 2009

Commodity Price Shocks and the Odds on Fiscal Performance

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; Fiscal policy ; Tax systems
Date: September 01, 2005

World Food Prices, the Terms of Trade-Real Exchange Rate Nexus, and Monetary Policy

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; External shocks ; Producer price indexes ; Terms of trade ; Exchange rate appreciation ; Monetary policy ; Economic models
Date: May 17, 2013

Price Liberalization in a Reforming Socialist Economy: A Search Equilibrium Approach

Subject(s): Price decontrols ; Commodity markets ; Economic reform ; Tax policy ; Economic models
Date: June 01, 1992

Energy, the Exchange Rate, and the Economy: Macroeconomic Benefits of Canada's Oil Sands Production

Subject(s): Balance of payments ; Canada ; Trade ; Exports ; Commodity prices ; Exchange rates ; Oil production
Date: March 01, 2006

The Volatility of the Relative Price of Commodities In Terms of Manufactures Across Exchange Regimes: A Theoretical Model

Subject(s): Commodity prices ; Exchange rate regimes ; Economic models
Date: December 01, 1998

The Law of One Price Over 700 Years

Subject(s): Prices ; United Kingdom ; Netherlands ; Purchasing power parity ; Commodity prices ; Exchange rates
Date: November 01, 2001

Boom-Bust Cycle, Asymmetrical Fiscal Response and the Dutch Disease

Subject(s): Business cycles ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Economic models ; Fiscal policy ; Government expenditures ; International trade ; Natural resources ; Oil exports ; Oil producing countries ; Political economy ; Real effective exchange rates ; Revenue mobilization
Date: April 01, 2010

Financial Instruments to Hedge Commodity Price Risk for Developing Countries

Subject(s): Commodity markets ; Bonds ; Revenues ; Prices ; Developing countries
Date: January 01, 2008

Commodity Prices and Exchange Rate Volatility : Lessons from South Africa's Capital Account Liberalization

Subject(s): Capital account liberalization ; Commodities ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Exchange rates ; Gold prices
Date: June 01, 2012

The Dynamic Effects of Commodity Prices on Fiscal Performance in Latin America

Subject(s): Business cycles ; Chile ; Commodities ; Commodity price fluctuations ; Commodity prices ; Cross country analysis ; Exports ; External shocks ; Fiscal policy ; Fiscal sector ; Latin America ; Venezuela, Rep├║blica Bolivariana de
Date: August 01, 2010

Strengthening Russia's Fiscal Framework

Subject(s): Commodity price fluctuations ; Consumption ; Fiscal sustainability ; Nonoil sector ; Oil prices ; Oil producing countries ; Oil revenues
Date: March 01, 2012

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