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Ken Miyajima

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First Name:Ken
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Last Name:Miyajima
RePEc Short-ID:pmi601
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Twitter: @ken_miyajima
Terminal Degree:2005 Department of Economics; University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) (from RePEc Genealogy)


International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
RePEc:edi:imfffus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Mr. Heiko Hesse & Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2022. "South Africa: The Financial Sector-Sovereign Nexus," IMF Working Papers 2022/051, International Monetary Fund.
  2. Rohit Goel & Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2021. "Analyzing Capital Flow Drivers Using the ‘At-Risk’ Framework: South Africa’s Case," IMF Working Papers 2021/253, International Monetary Fund.
  3. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2021. "Monetary Policy, Inflation, and Distributional Impact: South Africa’s Case," IMF Working Papers 2021/078, International Monetary Fund.
  4. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2020. "Mobile Phone Ownership and Welfare: Evidence from South Africa’s Household Survey," IMF Working Papers 2020/222, International Monetary Fund.
  5. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2019. "Exchange Rate Volatility and Pass-Through to Inflation in South Africa," IMF Working Papers 2019/277, International Monetary Fund.
  6. Ken Miyajima & James Yetman, 2018. "Assessing inflation expectations anchoring for heterogeneous agents: analysts, businesses and trade unions," BIS Working Papers 759, Bank for International Settlements.
  7. Mr. Ken Miyajima & James Yetman, 2018. "Inflation Expectations Anchoring Across Different Types of Agents: the Case of South Africa," IMF Working Papers 2018/177, International Monetary Fund.
  8. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2017. "What Influences Bank Lending in Saudi Arabia?," IMF Working Papers 2017/031, International Monetary Fund.
  9. Miyajima, Ken & Khandelwal, Padamja & Santos, Andre, 2017. "The Impact of Oil Prices on the Banking system in the Gulf Cooperation Council," MPRA Paper 92371, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  10. Mr. Jorge A Chan-Lau & Weimin Miao & Mr. Ken Miyajima & Mr. Jongsoon Shin, 2017. "Assessing Corporate Vulnerabilities in Indonesia: A Bottom-Up Default Analysis," IMF Working Papers 2017/097, International Monetary Fund.
  11. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2016. "An Empirical Investigation of Oil-Macro-Financial Linkages in Saudi Arabia," IMF Working Papers 2016/022, International Monetary Fund.
  12. Padamja Khandelwal & Mr. Ken Miyajima & Mr. Andre O Santos, 2016. "The Impact of Oil Prices on the Banking System in the GCC," IMF Working Papers 2016/161, International Monetary Fund.
  13. Emanuel Kohlscheen & Ken Miyajima, 2015. "The transmission of monetary policy in EMEs in a changing financial environment: a longitudinal analysis," BIS Working Papers 495, Bank for International Settlements.
  14. Ken Miyajima & Madhusudan Mohanty & James Yetman, 2014. "Spillovers of US unconventional monetary policy to Asia: the role of long-term interest rates," BIS Working Papers 478, Bank for International Settlements.
  15. Blaise Gadanecz & Ken Miyajima & Chang Shu, 2014. "Exchange rate risk and local currency sovereign bond yields in emerging markets," BIS Working Papers 474, Bank for International Settlements.
  16. Ken Miyajima, 2013. "Foreign exchange intervention and expectation in emerging economies," BIS Working Papers 414, Bank for International Settlements.
  17. Ken Miyajima & Madhusudan Mohanty & Tracy Chan, 2012. "Emerging market local currency bonds: diversification and stability," BIS Working Papers 391, Bank for International Settlements.
  18. Jaume Puig & Mr. Ken Miyajima & Rebecca McCaughrin & Mr. Peter Dattels, 2010. "Can You Map Global Financial Stability?," IMF Working Papers 2010/145, International Monetary Fund.
  19. Mr. Kadima D. Kalonji & Jan Gottschalk & Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2008. "Analyzing Determinants of Inflation When There Are Data Limitation: The Case of Sierra Leone," IMF Working Papers 2008/271, International Monetary Fund.
  20. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2007. "What Do We Know About Namibia’s Competitiveness?," IMF Working Papers 2007/191, International Monetary Fund.
  21. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2006. "How to Evaluate GDP-Linked Warrants: Price and Repayment Capacity," IMF Working Papers 2006/085, International Monetary Fund.
  22. Mr. Ken Miyajima, 2005. "Real Exchange Rates in Growing Economies: How Strong Is the Role of the Nontradables Sector?," IMF Working Papers 2005/233, International Monetary Fund.


  1. Miyajima, Ken, 2022. "Mobile phone ownership and welfare: Evidence from South Africa’s household survey," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 154(C).
  2. Ken Miyajima, 2020. "Exchange rate volatility and pass‐through to inflation in South Africa," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 32(3), pages 404-418, September.
  3. Ken Miyajima, 2020. "What influences bank lending in Saudi Arabia?," Islamic Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 27(2), pages 125-155, April.
  4. Ken Miyajima & James Yetman, 2019. "Assessing inflation expectations anchoring for heterogeneous agents: analysts, businesses and trade unions," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 51(41), pages 4499-4515, September.
  5. Gadanecz, Blaise & Miyajima, Ken & Shu, Chang, 2018. "Emerging market local currency sovereign bond yields: The role of exchange rate risk," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 57(C), pages 371-401.
  6. Ken Miyajima & Jorge A. Chan-Lau & Weimin Miao & Jongsoon Shin, 2017. "Assessing Corporate Vulnerabilities in Indonesia: A Bottom-Up Default Analysis," Asia-Pacific Financial Markets, Springer;Japanese Association of Financial Economics and Engineering, vol. 24(4), pages 269-289, December.
  7. Miyajima Ken, 2017. "An Empirical Investigation of Oil-Macro-financial Linkages in Saudi Arabia," Review of Middle East Economics and Finance, De Gruyter, vol. 13(2), pages 1-15, August.
  8. Miyajima, Ken & Mohanty, M.S. & Chan, Tracy, 2015. "Emerging market local currency bonds: Diversification and stability," Emerging Markets Review, Elsevier, vol. 22(C), pages 126-139.
  9. Blaise Gadanecz & Ken Miyajima & J�rg Urban, 2015. "Introducing financial stability considerations into Taylor rules in emerging market economies," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(16), pages 1320-1324, November.
  10. Blaise Gadanecz & Ken Miyajima & J�rg Urban, 2015. "Optimized Taylor rules with domestic bond yields in emerging market economies," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(9), pages 688-692, June.
  11. Ken Miyajima & Ilhyock Shim, 2014. "Asset managers in emerging market economies," BIS Quarterly Review, Bank for International Settlements, September.
  12. Ken Miyajima, 2009. "Namibia'S Real Exchange Rate Performance1," South African Journal of Economics, Economic Society of South Africa, vol. 77(2), pages 228-244, June.
  13. Peter Dattels & Ken Miyajima, 2009. "Will Emerging Markets Remain Resilient to Global Stress?," Global Journal of Emerging Market Economies, Emerging Markets Forum, vol. 1(1), pages 5-24, January.


  1. Blaise Gadanecz & Ken Miyajima & Jörg Urban, 2014. "How might EME central banks respond to the influence of global monetary factors?," BIS Papers chapters, in: Bank for International Settlements (ed.), The transmission of unconventional monetary policy to the emerging markets, volume 78, pages 45-69, Bank for International Settlements.
  2. Ken Miyajima & Carlos Montoro, 2013. "Impact of foreign exchange interventions on exchange rate expectations," BIS Papers chapters, in: Bank for International Settlements (ed.), Sovereign risk: a world without risk-free assets?, volume 73, pages 39-54, Bank for International Settlements.
  3. Aaron Mehrotra & Ken Miyajima & Agustin Villar, 2012. "Developments of domestic government bond markets in EMEs and their implications," BIS Papers chapters, in: Bank for International Settlements (ed.), Fiscal policy, public debt and monetary policy in emerging market economies, volume 67, pages 31-50, 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 10 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-MON: Monetary Economics (6) 2013-06-24 2015-01-31 2015-01-31 2015-04-02 2018-12-17 2021-04-05. Author is listed
  2. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (5) 2013-06-24 2015-01-31 2015-01-31 2015-04-02 2021-04-05. Author is listed
  3. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (3) 2018-12-17 2021-02-01 2021-04-05
  4. NEP-OPM: Open Economy Macroeconomics (3) 2015-01-31 2015-01-31 2022-01-10
  5. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2015-04-02 2022-04-18
  6. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2022-01-10
  7. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2021-02-15
  8. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2022-04-18
  9. NEP-IFN: International Finance (1) 2013-06-24
  10. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2021-02-15
  11. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2015-01-31


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