New Releases for Books

25 Books of 213 New Releases

Shifting Commodity Markets in a Globalized World

Author/Editor: Rabah Arezki, Akito Matsumoto.

Release Date:December, 2017

A survey of the complex and intertwined set of forces behind the various commodity markets and the interplay between these markets and the global economy. Summarizes a rich set of facts combined with more...

Price: $25.00
Unleashing Growth and Strengthening Resilience in the Caribbean

Author/Editor: Krishna Srinivasan, Inci Otker, Uma Ramakrishnan, Trevor Serge Coleridge Alleyne.

Release Date:November, 2017

This book provides a diagnosis of the central economic and financial challenges facing Caribbean policymakers and offers broad policy recommendations for promoting a sustained and inclusive increase more...

Price: $25.00
Digital Revolutions in Public Finance

Release Date:November, 2017

Digitization promises to reshape fiscal policy by transforming how governments collect, process, share, and act on information. More and higher-quality information can improve not only policy design more...

Price: $25.00
Financial Integration in Latin America : A New Strategy for a New Normal

Author/Editor: Charles Enoch, Wouter Bossu, Carlos Caceres, Diva Singh.

Release Date:April, 2017

With growth slowing across much of the Latin America as a result of the end of the commodity supercycle and economic rebalancing in China, as well as fragmentation of the international banking more...

Price: $25.00
Fiscal Politics

Author/Editor: Vitor Gaspar, Sanjeev Gupta, Carlos Mulas-Granados.

Release Date:April, 2017

Two main themes of the book are that (1) politics can distort optimal fiscal policy through elections and through political fragmentation, and (2) rules and institutions can attenuate the negative more...

Price: $40.00
From Great Depression to Great Recession : The Elusive Quest for International Policy Cooperation

Release Date:March, 2017

The global financial crisis and the ensuing Great Recession raised concerns about adjustment fatigue, deflation, currency wars, and secular stagnation that presented a sense of déjà vu: similar more...

Price: $27.00
Women, Work, and Economic Growth : Leveling the Playing Field

Release Date:February, 2017

Women make up a little over half of the world’s population, but their contribution to measured economic activity and growth is far below its potential. Despite significant progress in recent more...

Price: $30.00
Modernizing China : Investing in Soft Infrastructure

Author/Editor: W Raphael Lam, Markus Rodlauer, Alfred Schipke.

Release Date:January, 2017

China is at a critical juncture in its economic transformation as it tries to rebalance what is generally seen as an exhausted growth model. A unifying theme across the reforms that will deliver this more...

Price: $38.00
The International Monetary Fund and the Learning Organization : The Role of Independent Evaluation

Author/Editor: Moisés J Schwartz, Ray C Rist.

Release Date:January, 2017

The benefits of independent evaluation in international financial institutions have long been recognized. However, independent evaluation in these organizations is of increased relevance during more...

Price: $0.00
IMF Financial Operations 2016

Release Date:November, 2016

IMF Financial Operations 2016 provides a broad introduction to how the IMF fulfills its mission through its financial activities. It covers the financial structure and operations of the IMF and also more...

Price: $68.00