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The IMF and management of capital flows: the long road towards a pragmatic approach

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The IMF’s traditionally “orthodox” doctrine on capital movement liberalisation and management has developed over time into a more pragmatic stance that takes greater account of the concerns of recipient economies. Its new approach is based to a greater extent on empirical research and on the experiences of member countries, and reflects growing international consensus among G20 countries.

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  • J. Ramos-Tallada., 2013. "The IMF and management of capital flows: the long road towards a pragmatic approach," Quarterly selection of articles - Bulletin de la Banque de France, Banque de France, issue 31, pages 63-85, Autumn.
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    Keywords

    capital flows; capital account liberalisation; IMF; globalisation; emerging countries;

    JEL classification:

    • F32 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - Current Account Adjustment; Short-term Capital Movements
    • F33 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions
    • F36 - International Economics - - International Finance - - - Financial Aspects of Economic Integration
    • F6 - International Economics - - Economic Impacts of Globalization

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