Banks’ understanding of clients helped smooth credit contraction during financial crisis – researchers
The econometricians cast a sceptical eye over DSGE models and weigh up some alternatives
US enjoys strong consumer spending, a healthy labour market and inflation on target
Matlab code for estimating a dynamic factor model now available in online repository
Palestine Monetary Authority notes “significant drop” in West Bank conditions index
Non-linear features of mortgages impact policymaking in a DSGE model, the authors find
News-parsing algorithms create temporary distortions and may cut liquidity, paper finds
Lira collapses and bond yields soar as Donald Trump unveils fresh sanctions
Weaker outlook leads RBA to cut CPI forecasts to 1.75% in December 2018 from 2.25%
The third Central Banking big data focus report delves further into recent trends as central banks grapple with the question of upgrading their approaches to data
Official institutions are maturing as big data users but there is plenty more work to be done.
Central bank will abide by international best practice and use statistical service estimates
Authors warn economic damage could be much more widespread than typically assumed
Strong GDP growth and employment creation underpins higher underlying price pressures
Central Banking convened a panel of experts to discuss how central banks and other supervisors can maximise the potential of data, while overcoming hurdles to its collection and deployment
Big data is changing the way central banks think about the economy and oversee the financial system. In a forum sponsored by BearingPoint, Central Banking convened a panel of experts to discuss the innovative ways central banks are making use of big data.
Criticism from international community could hamper Zimbabwe’s efforts at economic recovery
Latest data shows demographic factors have weighed heavily on real interest rates
Wealth inequality boosted by record-high stocks and slower growth in house prices, paper finds
With central banks becoming increasingly reliant on data, BearingPoint elaborates on the increasing role of innovative regulatory and supervisory technology in supervision.
As work in big data enters the mainstream for central banks, its policymaking and supervisory influence is expanding, prompting significant investment in new technologies.
CBI develops new indicator for domestic economic activity