|Challenges in Correspondent Banking in the Small States of the Pacific|
Author/Editor: Jihad Alwazir, Fazurin Jamaludin, Dongyeol Lee, Niamh Sheridan, Patrizia Tumbarello.
Release Date:April, 2017
Access to financial services in the small states of the Pacific is being eroded. Weaknesses in Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism compliance in the context of high levels more...
|Global and Regional Spillovers to Pacific Island Countries|
Author/Editor: Niamh Sheridan, Patrizia Tumbarello, Yiqun Wu.
Release Date:June, 2012
Regional integration of Pacific Island countries (PICs) with Australia, New Zealand, and emerging Asia has increased over the last two decades. PICs have become more exposed to the region’s more...
|Bank Capital Adequacy in Australia|
Author/Editor: B. Jang, Niamh Sheridan.
Release Date:January, 2012
The paper finds that, given Australia's conservative approach in implementing the Basel II framework, Australian banks' headline capital ratios underestimate their capital strengths. Given their high more...
|Capital Markets and Financial Intermediation in The Baltics|
Author/Editor: Niamh Sheridan, Alfred Schipke, Susan Mary George, Christian H. Beddies.
Release Date:January, 2004
In just over a decade after independence, the three Baltic countries, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, have transformed themselves into fully functioning, small open-market economies that will be more...
|Does Inflation Targeting Matter?|
Author/Editor: Niamh Sheridan, Laurence M Ball.
Release Date:June, 2003
This paper asks whether inflation targeting improves economic performance, as measured by the behavior of inflation, output, and interest rates. We compare 7 OECD countries that adopted inflation more...