Montfort Mlachila

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

700 19th Street NW

Washington, DC 20431

United States

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Choice between External and Domestic Debt in Financing Budget Deficits The Case of Central and West African Countries

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Philippe Beaugrand, Boileau Loko and Montfort Mlachila
affiliation not provided to SSRN, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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budget deficit financing external debt domestic debt Central Africa West Africa

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FDI from BRICs to LICs: Emerging Growth Driver?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Aug 2011
Misa Takebe and Montfort Mlachila
University of Maryland - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Financial Reforms and Interest Rate Spreads in the Commercial Banking System in Malawi

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Montfort Mlachila and Ephraim W. Chirwa
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of Malawi
Downloads 200 (193,642)
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Commercial banks, interest spreads, financial liberalization, Malawi

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The Impact of External Indebtedness on Poverty in Low-Income Countries

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Jan 2006
Boileau Loko, Montfort Mlachila, Raj Nallari and Kadima Kalonji
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Poverty, Growth, External Debt

Post-Crisis Bank Behavior: Lessons from Mercosur

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Montfort Mlachila and Sarah Sanya
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund
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Bank Behavior, Bank Crisis, Convergence, Mercosur

Post-Crisis Bank Behavior: Lessons from Mercosur

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2010
Sarah O. Sanya and Montfort Mlachila
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Argentina, Bank credit, Banking crisis, Brazil, Commercial banks, Credit restraint, Credit risk, Economic models, Excess liquidity, Paraguay, Private sector, Profits, Uruguay

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Commodity Price Shocks and Financial Sector Fragility

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Tidiane Kinda, Montfort Mlachila and Rasmane Ouedraogo
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1, Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), Students
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financial sector fragility, commodity, price, commodity price, prices, financial sector, General, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Government Policy and Regulation, All Countries, financial sector fragility.,

7.

Donor Herding and Domestic Debt Crisis

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Yohane Khamfula, Montfort Mlachila and Ephraim W. Chirwa
Stellenbosch University, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of Malawi
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Donor herding behavior, domestic debt crisis, loan-pushing model, domestic-debt repayment gap, fiscal expenditure

8.

A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries: A Proposal

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
Montfort Mlachila, Rene Tapsoba and Sampawende Tapsoba
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Inclusive growth, Developing countries, Social indicators, Quality of growth, social indicators., primary school, primary school completion rate, primary school completion, pro-poor, human development index, human capital, social spending, dependent variable, pro-poor growth, density curve, primary school enrollment, descriptive statistics, reducing poverty, declines in poverty, falling poverty, primary completion, equality of opportunity, labor market, primary completion rate, empirical investigations, inequality measures, inclusive development, distribution of income, measuring poverty, changes in poverty, primary schooling

9.

What is Really Good for Long-Term Growth? Lessons from a Binary Classification Tree (BCT) Approach

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
Montfort Mlachila and Rupa Duttagupta
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Economic growth, Trade liberalization, Trade policy, Human capital, Economic models

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Does Openness Matter for Financial Development in Africa?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Jul 2014
Antonio C. David, Montfort Mlachila and Ashwin Moheeput
World Bank - Policy Research Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Development, Sub-Saharan Africa, Trade liberalization, Capital account liberalization, Economic integration, Econometric models, Financial Development, Trade Openness, International Financial Integration, capital account, capital account openness, financial sector, bond, financial reforms, financial sector development, financial markets, financial services, financial reform, domestic financial markets, financial systems, financial institutions, capital accounts, financial system, financial liberalization, financial structure, deposit money banks, liquid liabilities, stock market, deposit money, financial globalization, international country risk guide, interest rate controls, stock market de

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Caribbean Bananas: The Macroeconomic Impact of Trade Preference Erosion

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Cleary Haines, Paul Anthony Cashin and Montfort Mlachila
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Agricultural exports, Agricultural production, Agricultural trade, Bananas, Caribbean, Economic models, Export prices, Terms of trade, Trade liberalization, Trade policy, Trade preferences

12.

Financial Resource Curse in Resource-Rich Countries

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
Montfort Mlachila and Rasmané Ouedraogo
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank
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Commodity price shocks, financial sector development, General, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Government Policy and Regulation

13.

The Quality of the Recent High-Growth Episode in Sub-Saharan Africa

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Mar 2013
Marcelo Martinez and Montfort Mlachila
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Quality of growth, social indicators, sub-Saharan Africa

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Monetary Policy Credibility and Exchange Rate Pass-Through in South Africa

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Aug 2018
Alain Kabundi and Montfort Mlachila
University of Johannesburg - Department of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, Central banks and their policies, Exchange rate pass-through, monetary policy credibility, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

15.

The Quest for Higher Growth in the WAEMU Region: The Role of Accelerations and Decelerations

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Aug 2011
Tidiane Kinda and Montfort Mlachila
CERDI-CNRS, Université d'Auvergne and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Unintended Consequences: Spillovers from Nigeria's Fuel Pricing Policies to its Neighbor

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Montfort Mlachila, Edgardo Ruggiero and David Corvino
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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fuel pricing, prices, market, price, demand, retail, International Relations and International Political Economy: General, General,

17.

Struggling to Make the Grade: A Review of the Causes and Consequences of the Weak Outcomes of South Africa's Education System

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Apr 2019
Montfort Mlachila and Tlhalefang Moeletsi
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank
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Education spending, Education policy, Public expenditures and education, Primary education, Higher education, educational attainment, quality of education, education reforms, South Africa, der, learner performance, learner, Popova, matric

18.

The Impact of Conflict and Political Instability on Banking Crises in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Banking crisis, Balance sheets, Economic recession, Banking sector, Real effective exchange rates, conflict, political instability, banking crises, fiscal crises, WP, bank crisis, fiscal crisis, cabinet change, government crisis

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Do Commodity Price Shocks Weaken the Financial Sector?

The World Economy, Vol. 41, Issue 11, pp. 3001-3044, 2018
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Nov 2018
Tidiane Kinda, Montfort Mlachila and Rasmane Ouedraogo
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1, Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), Students
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bank nonperforming loans, bank profits, banking crises, commodity price shocks, financial sector fragility