Alain Ize

World Bank

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Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (32)

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Citation 34

Dollarization of the Banking System: Good or Bad?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3116
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
International Monetary Fund and CESifo, Trinity College Dublin - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 332 (69,790)
Citation 34

Abstract:

Dollarization of the Banking System: Good or Bad?

IMF Working Paper No. 03/146
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
International Monetary Fund and CESifo, Trinity College Dublin - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 76 (254,709)
Citation 34

Abstract:

Dollarization, Financial Deepening, Financial Instability

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Benchmarking Financial Development

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4638
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 365 (55,799)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Access to Finance

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Citation 2

Regulatory Reform: Integrating Paradigms

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4842
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 261 (91,324)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Labor Policies, Financial Intermediation

Regulatory Reform: Integrating Paradigms

International Finance, Vol 13, Issue 1, Spring 2010, pp. 109-139, DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2362.2010.01254
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2013
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
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Citation 2

Abstract:

financial crises, financial policy, financial regulation, financial development, regulatory architecture

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Citation 10

Financial De-Dollarization: Is it for Real?

CIF Working Paper No. 05/2005
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Oct 2005
Alain Ize and Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati
World Bank and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 118 (189,048)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Dollarization, Monetary policy, Prudential policy

Financial De-Dollarization: Is It for Real?

IMF Working Paper No. 05/187
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Alain Ize and Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati
World Bank and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 110 (199,164)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Dollarization, Monetary policy, Prudential policy

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Central Banking Without Central Bank Money

IMF Working Paper No. 99/92
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Timo Henckel, Alain Ize and Arto Kovanen
Australian National University (Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis), World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department
Downloads 192 (105,203)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Monetary operations, payments system, inflation targeting

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Managing Systemic Liquidity Risk in Financially Dollarized Economies

IMF Working Paper No. 05/188
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
World Bank, Independent and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 150 (151,179)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Dollarization, Systemic Liquidity, Banking Crises

Spending Seigniorage: Do Central Banks Have a Governance Problem?

IMF Working Paper No. 06/58
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Apr 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
Downloads 136 (169,077)
Citation 7

Abstract:

seigniorage, governance, central banking

Spending Seigniorage: Do Central Banks Have a Governance Problem?

IMF Staff Papers, Vol. 54, Issue 3, pp. 563-589, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 13 Oct 2010
Alain Ize
World Bank
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Citation 7

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Dollarization, Monetary Policy, and the Pass-Through

IMF Working Paper No. 02/188
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Alain Ize and Eric Parrado
World Bank and Central Bank of Chile
Downloads 125 (171,599)
Citation 10

Abstract:

dollarization, exchange rates, optimal monetary policy, small open economy

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Dollarization of Financial Intermediation: Causes and Policy Implications

IMF Working Paper No. 98/28
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize and Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati
World Bank and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 115 (183,483)
Citation 23

Abstract:

Dollarization, financial intermediation, asset substitution

10.

Financial Development: Structure and Dynamics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5854
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank - Finance & Markets Global Practice and World Bank
Downloads 111 (169,537)

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Emerging Markets, Access to Finance, Banks & Banking Reform

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Managing Systemic Liquidity Risk in Financially Dollarized Economy

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Sep 2005
World Bank, Independent and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business
Downloads 97 (212,098)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Dollarization, Systemic Liquidity, Banking Crises

Containing Systemic Risk: Paradigm-Based Perspectives on Regulatory Reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5523
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 94 (222,588)

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Financial Intermediation, Banks & Banking Reform, Labor Policies

Containing Systemic Risk: Paradigm-Based Perspectives on Regulatory Reform

Economia, Fall 2010, Volume 11, Number 1
Posted: 08 Nov 2012
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank

Abstract:

financial crises, financial policy, financial regulation, financial development, regulatory architecture

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The Foundations of Macroprudential Regulation: A Conceptual Roadmap

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6575
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 81 (206,410)

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Emerging Markets, Labor Policies, Economic Theory & Research

14.

Fiscal Dominance, Debt, and Exchange Rates

IMF Working Paper No. 87/52
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
Downloads 81 (221,081)
Citation 2

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Financial Dollarization Equilibria: A Framework for Policy Analysis

IMF Working Paper No. 05/186
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
Downloads 73 (239,227)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Dollarization, Monetary policy, Credit risk

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Savings, Investment, and Growth in Mexico: Five Years After the Crisis

IMF Working Paper No. 89/18
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
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Adjustment Uncertainty, Confidence, and Growth: Latin America After the Debt Crisis

IMF Working Paper No. 89/105
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
Downloads 68 (266,519)

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Financial Development in Latin America and the Caribbean: The Road Ahead

World Bank Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 2012
Number of pages: 275 Posted: 16 May 2012
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 65 (268,628)

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19.

The Process of Financial Development: A Statistical View from the FSAP Program

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4626
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Alain Ize, Rafael Pardo and Sarah Zekri
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
Downloads 64 (262,274)

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Labor Policies

20.

Why Do Central Banks Go Weak?

IMF Working Paper No. 09/13
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Mar 2009
Nada Oulidi and Alain Ize
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank
Downloads 62 (279,845)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Central banks, Profits, Fiscal analysis, Cross country analysis, Fiscal management, Economic models, Bank soundness

21.

Capitalizing Central Banks: A Net Worth Approach

IMF Working Paper No. 05/15
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 09 Jan 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
Downloads 55 (291,656)
Citation 13

Abstract:

Central bank capital, international reserves, net worth

22.

Trade Liberalization, Stabilization, and Growth: Some Notes on the Mexican Experience

IMF Working Paper No. 90/15
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
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Risk Absorption by the State: When is it Good Public Policy?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5893
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank Research, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 49 (286,879)

Abstract:

Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Access to Finance, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Labor Policies

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Prudential Responses to De Facto Dollarization

IMF Working Paper No. 04/66
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
Downloads 44 (327,208)
Citation 10

Abstract:

dollarization, monetary policy, banking crises, currency risk

25.

Capital Inflows in the Baltic Countries, Russia, and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union: Monetary and Prudential Issues

IMF Working Paper No. 96/22
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Alain Ize
World Bank
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Citation 2

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The Conceptual Foundations of Macroprudential Policy: A Roadmap

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6576
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 26 (356,197)

Abstract:

Labor Policies, Debt Markets, Banks & Banking Reform, Financial Intermediation, Emerging Markets

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Exchange Rate Unification: The Cuban Case

Cuban Economic Change in Comparative Perspective Paper Series - Brookings, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Apr 2014
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 21 (333,244)

Abstract:

Exhange Rate Regimes, Exchange Rate Policy, Dual exchange rates, Exchange Rate Unification, Economies in Transition, Dollarization, Currency Unification

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Should Latin America Save More to Grow Faster?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7386
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Augusto de la Torre and Alain Ize
World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 18 (336,335)

Abstract:

Economic Conditions and Volatility, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Growth, Consumption, Industrial Economics, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, International Trade and Trade Rules

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Latin America and the Rising South: Changing World, Changing Priorities

World Bank Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 2015
Number of pages: 249 Posted: 06 Jun 2015
World Bank - Research Department, World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 10 (349,221)

Abstract:

Latin America, Rise of the South, Globalization, Global Networks, Global Value Chains, Trade Integration, Financial Integration, Savings, Labor Market Dynamics

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Risk-Bearing by the State: When Is It Good Policy?

Journal of Financial Stability, Vol. 10, p. 74, 2014
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Nov 2014
World Bank Research, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank
Downloads 10 (415,413)

Abstract:

partial credit guarantees, development banks, risk premia, financial intermediaries, lender of last resort, public guarantees, public risk absorption, Arrow-Lind theorem

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Financial Dollarization

Journal of International Economics, Vol. 59, pp. 323-347, 2003
Posted: 16 Jun 2004
Alain Ize and Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati
World Bank and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business

Abstract:

Dollarization, Financial intermediation, Asset substitution

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Dollarization of Financial Intermediation: Causes and Policy Consequences

IMF Working Paper No. 98/28
Posted: 16 Sep 1998
Alain Ize and Eduardo Levy Levy-Yeyati
World Bank and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella - School of Business

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