Michael Gapen

International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department

700 19th Street NW

Washington, DC 20431

United States

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Do Workers' Remittances Promote Economic Growth?

IMF Working Paper No. 09/153
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Aug 2009
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Duke University - Department of Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department and Williams College - Department of Economics
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Citation 8

Abstract:

Capital accumulation, Capital flows, Developing countries, Economic growth, Foreign labor, Labor markets, Migration, Poverty reduction, Private capital flows, Transfers of foreigners income, Welfare, Workers remittances

Measuring and Analyzing Sovereign Risk with Contingent Claims

IMF Working Paper No. 05/155
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Citation 25

Abstract:

Sovereign risk, contingent claims, debt sustainability, risk management

Measuring and Analyzing Sovereign Risk with Contingent Claims

IMF Staff Papers, Vol. 55, Issue 1, pp. 109-148, 2008
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Oct 2010
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Beware of Emigrants Bearing Gifts: Optimal Fiscal and Monetary Policy in the Presence of Remittances

IMF Working Paper No. 06/61
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 26 Apr 2006
Ralph Chami, Thomas F. Cosimano and Michael Gapen
International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department
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Citation 11

Abstract:

Remittances, Ramsey policies, optimal monetary policy, optimal taxation

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An International Welfare Analysis of Inflation-Indexed Government Bonds

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jun 2005
Michael Gapen and Craig W. Holden
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Finance
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Citation 1

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Inflation, indexed, exchange rate risk, bond

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The Contingent Claims Approach to Corporate Vulnerability Analysis: Estimating Default Risk and Economy-Wide Risk Transfer

IMF Working Paper No. 04/121
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Michael Gapen, Cheng Hoon Lim and Yingbin Xiao
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Citation 13

Abstract:

Contingent claims approach, Corporate sector vulnerability, Credit risk

6.

Fiscal Sustainability in Remittance-Dependent Economies

IMF Working Paper No. 09/190
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Michael Gapen, Yasser Abdih, Amine Mati and Ralph Chami
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Capital inflows, Debt burden, Debt sustainability, Demand for money, Developing countries, Economic models, Fiscal management, Fiscal sustainability, Gross domestic product, Lebanon, Private savings, Public debt, Workers remittances

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Optimal Fiscal and Monetary Policy with Nominal and Indexed Debt

IMF Working Paper No. 03/225
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 14 Feb 2006
Thomas F. Cosimano and Michael Gapen
University of Notre Dame - Department of Finance and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department
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Abstract:

Ramsey policy, Optimal monetary policy, Optimal taxation