Finance & Development Magazine Summaries and Reviews

See all summaries and reviews from Finance & Development Magazine at a glance.

9 Article

Accepting the Reality of Secular Stagnation

New approaches are needed to deal with sluggish growth, low interest rates, and an absence of inflation
Lawrence H. Summers
Finance & Development Magazine, 2020
8 Article

A Greener Future for Finance

Green bonds offer lessons for sustainable finance
Afsaneh Beschloss and Mina Mashayekhi
Finance & Development Magazine, 2019
7 Article

Climate Change and Financial Risk

Central banks and financial regulators are starting to factor in climate change
Pierpaolo Grippa et al.
Finance & Development Magazine, 2019
7 Article

Hidden Giants

It’s time for more transparency in the management and governance of national oil companies
David Manley et al.
Finance & Development Magazine, 2019
8 Article

Is There a Remittance Trap?

High levels of remittances can spark a vicious cycle of economic stagnation and dependence
Ralph Chami et al.
Finance & Development Magazine, 2018
9 Article

Global Finance Resets

The decline of cross-border capital flows signals a stronger global financial system
Susan Lund and Philipp Härle
Finance & Development Magazine, 2017
8 Article

Cash Is Dead, Long Live Cash

Virtual payments are fast displacing cash, but not completely and not everywhere
Alan Wheatley
Finance & Development Magazine, 2017
7 Article

A Ride in Rough Waters

Emerging markets buoyed the world after the global financial crisis, but are now in a major slowdown.
Raju Huidrom et al.
Finance & Development Magazine, 2016
8 Article

Capital Buffers

How much capital banks need is an important public policy question.
Jihad Dagher et al.
Finance & Development Magazine, 2016
8 Article

Transmission Troubles

Heavy inflows of remittances impair a country’s ability to conduct monetary policy.
Adolfo Barajas et al.
Finance & Development Magazine, 2016