IMF paper identifies de-dollarisation drivers in South America

IMF headquarters in Washington DC

An International Monetary Fund paper published on Monday examines several key factors driving deposit and credit de-dollarisation in Latin American countries.

Mercedes García-Escribano and Sebastián Sosa, the paper's authors, use a standard vector-auto regression approach to examine the drivers of both deposit and credit de-dollarisation in Bolivia, Paraguay Peru and Uruguay over the last decade.

García-Escribano and Sosa find the introduction of macroprudential measures including an active

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: