Aleš Bulíř

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Economist

700 19th Street NW

Washington, DC 20431

United States

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Scholarly Papers (33)

1.

Inflation and Income Distribution: Further Evidence on Empirical Links

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Aleš Bulíř and Anne-Marie Gulde
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Taylor Rule Under Financial Instability

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF), Central Bank of Chile and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Monetary policy, Inflation, Credit risk, Financial stability

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Managing Financial Crises The Experience in East Asia

Number of pages: 67 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
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East Asian financial crisis IMF

Volatility of Development Aid: From the Frying Pan into the Fire?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Apr 2006
Aleš Bulíř and A. Javier Hamann
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Independent Evaluation Office
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External aid, ODA, volatility, predictability

Volatility of Development Aid: From the Frying Pan into the Fire?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Jul 2008
Aleš Bulíř and A. Javier Hamann
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Independent Evaluation Office
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External aid, ODA, volatility, predictability

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Aid Volatility: An Empirical Assessment

IMF Staff Papers, Vol. 50, No. 1, pp.64-89, 2003
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř and A. Javier Hamann
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Independent Evaluation Office
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Aid, volatility, uncertainty, IMF programs, fiscal revenue

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Income Inequality: Does Inflation Matter?

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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inflation, income distribution, Kuznets hypothesis

The Price Incentive to Smuggle and the Cocoa Supply in Ghana, 1950-96

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Ghana, cocoa supply, smuggling, commodity taxation, cointegration

The Price Incentive to Smuggle and the Cocoa Supply in Ghana, 1950-96

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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WP, producer price, price, producer, supply, Ghana, cocoa supply, smuggling, commodity taxation, cointegration, Ghana-Côte d'Ivoire price differential, international price, cross-price elasticity, price development, Agricultural commodities, Producer prices, Anti-smuggling, Agricultural prices, Exchange rates, Global

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How Volatile and Unpredictable are Aid Flows, and What are the Policy Implications?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 04 Dec 2001
Aleš Bulíř and A. Hamann
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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WP, disbursement, country, correlation coefficient, IMF-program projection, external aid, volatility, predictability, IMF-supported programs, program aid, IMF country desk economist, aid disbursement, recipient country, aid-to-revenue ratio, rank correlation correlation coefficient, donor country, reform effort, IMF program projection, Aid flows, Loans, Budget planning and preparation, Exchange rates, Sub-Saharan Africa

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The Dynamic Implications of Foreign Aid and its Variability

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Jan 2006
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department and IMF Institute
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Real business cycle, general equilibrium, aid, transfer problem

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What Explains Private Saving in Mexico?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Oct 2006
Aleš Bulíř and Andrew J. Swiston
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Mexico, private saving, Ricardian equivalence

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Aid and Fiscal Management

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř and Timothy Lane
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Policy Development and Review Department
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Foreign aid, fiscal management, economic growth

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Clarity of Central Bank Communication About Inflation

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Feb 2012
World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF), De Nederlandsche Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Central banks, Inflation, Monetary policy, Public information notices, Transparency

Clarity of Central Bank Communication About Inflation

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 333
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jan 2012
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) and De Nederlandsche Bank
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monetary policy, communication, inflation, clarity, transparency

Clarity of Central Bank Communication About Inflation

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) and De Nederlandsche Bank
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inflation, central bank, monetary policy, inflation target, national bank, monetary fund, financial stability, inflation targeting, price stability, inflation forecasts, aggregate demand, monetary policy decisions, high inflation, inflation targeting regime, percent inflation

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Growth Slowdown in Bureaucratic Economic Systems: An Issue Revisited

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jun 2001
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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WP, economic system, planned economy, production function, Bureaucracy, planning, growth, CEE economy, CEE country, underperformance vis-à-vis, output target, Consumption, Technological innovation, Eastern Europe

The Maastricht Inflation Criterion: How Unpleasant is Purgatory?

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Jul 2006
Aleš Bulíř and Jaromír Hurník
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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ERM2, Maastricht inflation criterion, new EU member countries

The Maastricht Inflation Criterion: How Unpleasant is Purgatory?

Economic Systems, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 385-404, December 2006
Posted: 14 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2010
Aleš Bulíř and Jaromír Hurník
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Czech National Bank

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ERM2, Maastricht inflation criterion, New EU member countries

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The Gender Gap in Education in Eritrea in 1991-98: A Missed Opportunity?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Aleš Bulíř, Zuzana Brixiova and Joshua Comenetz
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department and University of Florida
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Gender gap, education, growth, poverty reduction

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Do Imf-Supported Programs Help Make Fiscal Adjustment More Durable?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř and Soojin Moon
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
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IMF-supported programs, conditionality, fiscal policy, general evaluation estimator

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Growth Slowdown Under Central Planning: A Model of Poor Incentives

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 May 2002
Zuzana Brixiova and Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Central planning, incentives, growth

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Writing Clearly: ECB's Monetary Policy Communication

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Dec 2008
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) and Czech National Bank (Deceased)
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European Central Bank, Monetary policy, Central bank policy, External shocks

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Inflation Targeting and Communication: It Pays Off to Read Inflation Reports

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Oct 2008
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Czech National Bank (Deceased), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Inflation targeting, Central banks, Economic forecasting, Monetary policy, Transparency, Emerging markets, Chile, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Thailand, Sweden

Does the Clarity of Inflation Reports Affect Volatility in Financial Markets?

De Nederlandsche Bank Working Paper No. 439
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Oct 2014
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) and De Nederlandsche Bank
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central bank communication, clarity, financial markets, inflation reports, volatility

Does the Clarity of Inflation Reports Affect Volatility in Financial Markets?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Oct 2014
International Monetary Fund (IMF), World BankInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) and De Nederlandsche Bank
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Inflation, Central banks, Public information, Capital market volatility, Financial markets, central bank communication, clarity, inflation reports, monetary policy, stock returns, stock market, national bank, monetary fund, bonds, government bonds, stock index, financial stability, bond yields, monetary policy decisions, monetary policies, government bond yields, financial volatility, monetary authorities, financial instruments, stock market volatility

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Morocco: A Practical Approach to Monetary Policy Analysis in a Country with Capital Controls

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Mar 2018
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Independent, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), High Commission for the Plan of Morocco - Department of Statistics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Middle East, Monetary policy, Morocco, forecasting and simulation, model construction, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects), Model Construction and Estimation

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Liberalized Markets Have More Stable Exchange Rates: Short-Run Evidence from Four Transition Countries

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Exchange rate, endogenous liquidity, error-correction mechanism, nonlinearity

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Monetary Transmission: Are Emerging Market and Low Income Countries Different?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Feb 2016
Aleš Bulíř and Jan Vlček
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Monetary transmission, yield curve, interest, inflation, market, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects), Asset Pricing, All Countries,

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Inflation Reports and Models: How Well Do Central Banks Really Write?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 Jun 2014
Aleš Bulíř, Jaromír Hurník and Katerina Smidkova
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Czech National Bank and Czech National Bank (Deceased)
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Central banks, Inflation targeting, Monetary policy, Transparency, Keynesian economics, Economic models, Kalman filter, monetary policy communication., aggregate demand, monetary fund, inflationary pressures, real interest rate, national bank, inflation forecasts, actual inflation, real interest rates, price stability, monetary policy transparency, monetary economics, real output, inflation rate, nominal interest rates, low inflation, measure of inflation, independent monetary policy, inflation aversion, foreign exchange, inflation performance, predictions of inflation, monetary policy rules, rate of inflation, purchasing power parity, monetary stance

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Sustainable Real Exchange Rates in the New EU Member States: What did the Great Recession Change?

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Katerina Smídková, Jan Babecký and Aleš Bulíř
Czech National Bank (CNB) (Deceased), Czech National Bank (CNB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Bilateral trade, Currencies, Economic models, Economic recession, European Economic and Monetary Union, Exchange rate regimes, Exports, Foreign direct investment, Imports, Price elasticity, Real effective exchange rates

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The Dynamic Implications of Debt Relief for Low-Income Countries

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jul 2011
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, IMF Institute and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Exchange Rates in the New EU Accession Countries: What Have We Learned from the Forerunners?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Aleš Bulíř and Katerina Smidkova
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Czech National Bank (Deceased)
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Sustainable real exchange rates, foreign direct investment, ERM2

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Business Cycle in Czechoslovakia Under Central Planning: Were Credit Shocks Causing it?

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Striving to Be 'Clearly Open' and 'Crystal Clear': Monetary Policy Communication of the CNB

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Katerina Smídková and Aleš Bulíř
Czech National Bank (CNB) (Deceased) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Working Paper

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An Index for Transparency for Inflation-Targeting Central Banks: Application to the Czech National Bank

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Oct 2018
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), TED University, Czech National Bank, Czech National Bank (CNB), CBA, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, CBA, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Central banks, Czech Republic, Europe, Inflation targeting, Monetary policy, Transparency, General

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Monetary Policy is Not Always Systematic and Data-Driven: Evidence from the Yield Curve

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 06 Feb 2020
Aleš Bulíř and Jan Vlček
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Bank rates, Central banks, Monetary policy, Central banking and monetary issues, Central bank policy, Monetary transmission, yield curve, rule-based monetary policy, WP, output gap, inflation expectation, inflation-targeting, policy innovation

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A Simple Macrofiscal Model for Policy Analysis: An Application to Cambodia

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Oct 2020
Daniel Baksa, Aleš Bulíř and Dyna Heng
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Real exchange rates, Exchange rates, Real interest rates, Return on investment, Output gap, WP, tag0, inline-graphic tag0, mi, nominal exchange rate, potential GDP

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Business Cycle in Czechoslovakia Under Central Planning: Were Credit Shocks Causing it?

Posted: 29 Sep 1998
Aleš Bulíř
International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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