Raphael A. Espinoza

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Economist

700 19th Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20431

United States

http://oxford.academia.edu/RaphaelEspinoza

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Nonperforming Loans in the GCC Banking System and Their Macroeconomic Effects

IMF Working Paper No. 10/224
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Raphael A. Espinoza and A. Prasad
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Bank accounting, Banking systems, Banks, Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, Credit risk, Economic models, Loans

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How Strong are Fiscal Multipliers in the GCC? An Empirical Investigation

IMF Working Paper No. 11/61
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Raphael A. Espinoza and Abdelhak Senhadji
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Asia and Pacific Department
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Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, External shocks, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Nonoil sector, Saudi Arabia

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Asset Prices in an Exchange Economy with Money and Trade

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Mar 2007
Raphael A. Espinoza and Dimitrios P. Tsomocos
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of Oxford - Said Business School and St. Edmund Hall
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cash-in-advance , risk-neutral probabilities , state price , term structure

4.

Monetary Policy Transmission in the GCC Countries

IMF Working Paper No. 12/132
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 09 Aug 2012
Raphael A. Espinoza and A. Prasad
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Transmission Mechanism, Fixed Exchange Rate Regime, Interest Rate Pass-through, Panel Var, Economic Models, Interest Rates, Monetary Transmission Mechanism

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Probabilities of Default and the Market Price of Risk in a Distressed Economy

IMF Working Paper No. 11/75
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Apr 2011
Miguel A. Segoviano Basurto and Raphael A. Espinoza
affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Asset prices, Bankruptcy, Banks, Credit risk, Financial crisis, Risk premium

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Regional Financial Integration in the Caribbean: Evidence from Financial and Macroeconomic Data

IMF Working Paper No. 09/139
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jul 2009
Raphael A. Espinoza and Goohoon Kwon
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Bond markets, Capital flows, Caribbean, Cross country analysis, Economic integration, Economic models, Stock markets, Trade integration

7.

Regional Financial Integration in the GCC

IMF Working Paper No. 10/90
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Apr 2010
Raphael A. Espinoza, A. Prasad and Oral H. Williams
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Asset prices, Banking sector, Capital flows, Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, Cross country analysis, Currency pegs, Economic integration, Interest rates, Monetary policy, Monetary unions, Regional shocks, Stock markets

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The Role of Financial Variables in Predicting Economic Activity in the Euro Area

IMF Working Paper No. 09/241
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Nov 2009
Raphael A. Espinoza, Fabio Fornari and Marco J. Lombardi
International Monetary Fund (IMF), European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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Asset prices, Business cycles, Cross country analysis, Economic forecasting, Economic growth, Economic models, Euro Area, Financial crisis, Financial sector, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Stock markets

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Recent Credit Stagnation in the MENA Region: What to Expect? What Can Be Done?

IMF Working Paper No. 10/219
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Adolfo Barajas, Ralph Chami, Raphael A. Espinoza and Heiko Hesse
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Bank credit, Banking sector, Credit expansion, Cross country analysis, Economic growth, Middle East, Monetary policy, North Africa

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Estimating the Inflation-Growth Nexus: A Smooth Transition Model

IMF Working Paper No. 10/76
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Raphael A. Espinoza, Hyginus Leon and A. Prasad
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Cross country analysis, Developed countries, Economic growth, Economic models, Emerging markets, Inflation, Monetary policy, Oil exporting countries, Production growth

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The Role of Financial Variables in Predicting Economic Activity

ECB Working Paper No. 1108
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 25 Nov 2009
Raphael A. Espinoza, Fabio Fornari and Marco J. Lombardi
International Monetary Fund (IMF), European Central Bank (ECB) and Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department
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VAR, Financial Variables, International Linkages, Conditional Forecast

12.

Spillovers to Low-Income Countries: Importance of Systemic Emerging Markets

IMF Working Paper No. NO.12/49
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Feb 2012
Raphael A. Espinoza, Sarwat Jahan and Era Dabla-Norris
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Growth Spillovers, Low-income Countries, Economic Integration, Decoupling, Vector Autoregression, Panel Estimate, Economic Growth, Emerging Markets, Low-income Developing Countries

13.

Unconventional Policy Instruments in the New Keynesian Model

IMF Working Paper No. 16/58
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 26 Apr 2016
Zineddine Alla, Raphael A. Espinoza and Atish R. Ghosh
Sciences Po, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
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Unconventional monetary policy, equilibrium indeterminacy, stabilization bias, inflationary bias, instrument, instruments, inflation, monetary policy, interest, Monetary Policy (Targets, and Effects), All Countries,

14.

FX Intervention in the New Keynesian Model

IMF Working Paper No. 17/207
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Oct 2017
Zineddine Alla, Raphael A. Espinoza and Atish R. Ghosh
Sciences Po, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
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Foreign exchange, Central banks and their policies, Central bank reserves; Speculative attack; Portfolio balance model; Equilibrium determinacy; Capital flows; Capital controls; Open Economy New Keynesian Model, Central bank reserves, Speculative attack, Portfolio balance model, Equilibrium determinacy, Capital flows, Capital controls, Open Economy New Keynesian Model, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

15.

Optimal Oil Production and the World Supply of Oil

IMF Working Paper No. 12/294
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Feb 2013
Nikolay A. Aleksandrov, lajos Gyurko and Raphael A. Espinoza
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Capacity Expansion, Equilibrium Price of Oil, OPEC, Oil production, Real Options

16.

As You Sow so Shall You Reap: Public Investment Surges, Growth, and Debt Sustainability in Togo

IMF Working Paper No. 12/127
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 09 Aug 2012
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank - Policy Research Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Public Investment, Debt Sustainability, Developing Countries, Economic Growth, Economic Models, Infrastructure, Tax Burdens

17.

How Do Fiscal and Labor Policies in France Affect Inequality?

IMF Working Paper No. 16/41
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Mar 2016
Raphael A. Espinoza and Esther PĂ©rez Ruiz
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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redistribution, market income inequality, labor market policies, fiscal policies, labor, unemployment, minimum wage, workers, income distribution, Personal Income and Wealth Distribution, Factor Income Distribution, Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

18.

Monetary Transaction Costs and the Term Premium

IMF Working Paper No. 13/85
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Apr 2013
Raphael A. Espinoza and Dimitrios P. Tsomocos
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of Oxford - Said Business School and St. Edmund Hall
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Liquidity, Cash-in-advance constraints, Term structure of interest rates