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IMF Staff Papers Logo    December 2000
Volume 47, Number 2
Table of Contents

Portfolio Diversification, Leverage, and Financial Contagion
Garry J. Schinasi and R. Todd Smith

How Persistent Are Shocks to World Commodity Prices?
Paul Cashin, Hong Liang, and C. John McDermott

Ratchet Effects in Currency Substitution: An Application to the Kyrgyz Republic
Joannes Mongardini and Johannes Mueller

Safety from Currency Crashes
Kent Osband and Caroline Van Rijckeghem

Japan's Stagnant Nineties: A Vector Autoregression Retrospective
Ramana Ramaswamy and Christel Rendu