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Ben S.C. Fung

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First Name:Ben
Middle Name:S.C.
Last Name:Fung
RePEc Short-ID:pfu171
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Working papers

  1. Walter Engert & Ben Fung, 2019. "Cashless Bank Branches in Canada," Staff Analytical Notes 2019-29, Bank of Canada.
  2. Walter Engert & Ben Fung & Björn Segendorf, 2019. "A Tale of Two Countries: Cash Demand in Canada and Sweden," Discussion Papers 2019-7, Bank of Canada.
  3. Walter Engert & Ben Fung & Jozsef Molnar & Gradon Nicholls, 2019. "Explaining Unusual Cash Patterns in 2018," Staff Analytical Notes 2019-22, Bank of Canada.
  4. Walter Engert & Ben Fung & Scott Hendry, 2018. "Is a Cashless Society Problematic?," Discussion Papers 18-12, Bank of Canada.
  5. Ben Fung & Scott Hendry & Warren E. Weber, 2018. "Swedish Riksbank Notes and Enskilda Bank Notes: Lessons for Digital Currencies," Staff Working Papers 18-27, Bank of Canada.
  6. Ben Fung & Kim Huynh & Kerry Nield & Angelika Welte, 2018. "Merchant Acceptance of Cash and Credit Cards at the Point of Sale," Staff Analytical Notes 2018-1, Bank of Canada.
  7. Ben Fung & Scott Hendry & Warren E. Weber, 2017. "Canadian Bank Notes and Dominion Notes: Lessons for Digital Currencies," Staff Working Papers 17-5, Bank of Canada.
  8. Walter Engert & Ben Fung, 2017. "Central Bank Digital Currency: Motivations and Implications," Discussion Papers 17-16, Bank of Canada.
  9. Ben Fung & Hanna Halaburda, 2016. "Central Bank Digital Currencies: A Framework for Assessing Why and How," Discussion Papers 16-22, Bank of Canada.
  10. Ben Fung & Miguel Molico & Gerald Stuber, 2014. "Electronic Money and Payments: Recent Developments and Issues," Discussion Papers 14-2, Bank of Canada.
  11. Ben Fung & Kim Huynh & Leonard Sabetti, 2012. "The Impact of Retail Payment Innovations on Cash Usage," Staff Working Papers 12-14, Bank of Canada.
  12. Ben Fung & Enchuan Shao, 2011. "Counterfeit Quality and Verification in a Monetary Exchange," Staff Working Papers 11-4, Bank of Canada.
  13. Guonan Ma & Ben S.C. Fung, 2002. "China's asset management corporations," BIS Working Papers 115, Bank for International Settlements.
  14. Jamie Armour & Ben Fung & Dinah Maclean, 2002. "Taylor Rules in the Quarterly Projection Model," Staff Working Papers 02-1, Bank of Canada.
  15. Ben S.C. Fung, 2002. "A VAR analysis of the effects of monetary policy in East Asia," BIS Working Papers 119, Bank for International Settlements.
  16. Ben Fung & Scott Mitnick & Eli Remolona, 1999. "Uncovering Inflation Expectations and Risk Premiums From Internationally Integrated Financial Markets," Staff Working Papers 99-6, Bank of Canada.
  17. Ben Fung & Marcel Kasumovich, 1997. "Monetary Shocks in the G-6 Countries: Is There a Puzzle?," Staff Working Papers 97-7, Bank of Canada.
  18. Jamie Armour & Walter Engert & Ben Fung, 1996. "Overnight Rate Innovations as a measure of monetary Policy Shocks in Vector Autoregressions," Staff Working Papers 96-4, Bank of Canada.
  19. Ben Fung & Rohit Gupta, "undated". "Searching for the Liquidity Effect in Canada," Staff Working Papers 94-12, Bank of Canada.


  1. Ben Fung & Kim Huynh & Anneke Kosse, 2017. "Acceptance and Use of Payments at the Point of Sale in Canada," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2017(Autumn), pages 14-26.
  2. Shao, Enchuan & Fung, Ben S.C., 2016. "Counterfeit quality and verification in a monetary exchange," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 52(PA), pages 13-25.
  3. Ben Fung & Kim Huynh & Gerald Stuber, 2015. "The Use of Cash in Canada," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2015(Spring), pages 45-56.
  4. Ben Fung & Hanna Halaburda, 2014. "Understanding Platform-Based Digital Currencies," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2014(Spring), pages 12-20.
  5. Carlos Arango & Kim Huynh & Ben Fung & Gerald Stuber, 2012. "The Changing Landscape for Retail Payments in Canada and the Implications for the Demand for Cash," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2012(Autumn), pages 31-40.
  6. Ben Fung & Miguel Molico, 2012. "Conference Summary: New Developments in Payments and Settlement," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2012(Spring), pages 39-46.
  7. Ben Fung & Enchuan Shao, 2011. "Modelling the Counterfeiting of Bank Notes: A Literature Review," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2011(Autumn), pages 29-35.
  8. Ian Christensen & Ben Fung & Césaire Meh, 2006. "Modelling Financial Channels for Monetary Policy Analysis," Bank of Canada Review, Bank of Canada, vol. 2006(Autumn), pages 33-40.
  9. Ma, Guonan & Fung, Ben S. C., 2006. "Using asset management companies to resolve non-performing loans in China," Journal of Financial Transformation, Capco Institute, vol. 18, pages 161-169.
  10. Robert N McCauley & Ben S C Fung, 2003. "Choosing instruments in managing dollar foreign exchange reserves," BIS Quarterly Review, Bank for International Settlements, March.
  11. Ben S C Fung & Robert N McCauley, 2001. "Analysing the growth of Taiwanese deposits in foreign currency," BIS Quarterly Review, Bank for International Settlements, September.
  12. Fung, Ben Siu-cheong & Kasumovich, Marcel, 1998. "Monetary shocks in the G-6 countries: Is there a puzzle?," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 42(3), pages 575-592, October.
  13. Benedict S. C. Fung & Rohit Gupta, 1997. "Cash Setting, the Call Loan Rate, and the Liquidity Effect in Canada," Canadian Journal of Economics, Canadian Economics Association, vol. 30(4), pages 1057-1082, November.


  1. Ben Siu Cheong Fung & Scott Mitnick & Eli M Remolona, 1999. "Inflation Expectations and Risks in a Two-Country Affine-Yield Model," CGFS Papers chapters, in: Bank for International Settlements (ed.), Market Liquidity: Research Findings and Selected Policy Implications, volume 11, pages 1-23, Bank for International Settlements.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 12 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (10) 2012-05-22 2014-05-04 2017-02-26 2017-07-09 2017-12-11 2018-07-16 2018-10-29 2019-08-12 2019-08-19 2019-11-11. Author is listed
  2. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (8) 2011-02-19 2014-05-04 2017-02-26 2017-07-09 2017-12-11 2018-07-16 2019-08-19 2019-11-11. Author is listed
  3. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (7) 2017-02-26 2017-07-09 2017-12-11 2018-07-16 2019-08-12 2019-08-19 2019-11-11. Author is listed
  4. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (3) 2014-05-04 2017-07-09 2017-12-11
  5. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2012-05-22 2014-05-04
  6. NEP-ICT: Information & Communication Technologies (2) 2017-02-26 2017-12-11
  7. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2011-02-19
  8. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2011-02-19
  9. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (1) 2011-02-19
  10. NEP-FMK: Financial Markets (1) 1998-07-27
  11. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2017-02-26
  12. NEP-IFN: International Finance (1) 1998-07-27


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