The Research Summaries in the December 2012 IMF Research Bulletin look at qMarket Failures and Macroprudential Policyq (Giovanni Favara and Lev Ratnovski) and qMeasurement Matters for House Price Indicesq (Mick Silver). The QaA column looks at qSeven Questions on Turning Points of the Global Business Cycle.q The Bulletin also includes a listing of recent IMF Working Papers and Staff Discussion Notes, as well as a list of the top-viewed articles for the first three issues of IMF Economic Review in 2012. Information is also included on a call for papers for the conference qAsia: Challenges of Stability and Growthq to be held in Seoul in 2013.Measurement Matters for House Price Indices (continuedfrom page 1) keep house prices in check. ... HPI measurement difla#39;erences may arise from: (i) the method of enabling constant quality measures for average price changes (repeat sales pricing, ... (ii) type of price (asking, transaction, appraisal); (iii) use of stocks or flows (transactions) for weights; (iv) use of values or quantities for weights; (v) use ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||IMF Research Bulletin, December 2012|
|Author||:||International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.|
|Publisher||:||International Monetary Fund - 2012-12-14|