Published Articles by Dr. Stanley Fischer (1994 - Present)

"Financial Crisis: Review of Eichengreen and Tirole", Journal of Economic Literature.   December 2004, Volume XLII, Number 4, 1094-1097.

"Globalization and Its Challenges", American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, (May 2003), 1-32.

"Financial Crises and Reform of the International Financial System", Review of World Economics. Springer-Verlag Press, Volume 139, Number 1 (2003), 1-37.

"Modern Hyper- and High Inflations" (with R. Sahay and C. Végh), Journal of Economic Literature. September 2002, Volume XL, Number 3, 837-880.
"Israeli Inflation from an International Perspective" (with D.W.H. Orsmond), in Avi Ben-Bassat (ed.), The Israel Economy, 1985 - 1998: From Government Intervention to Market Economics. Cambridge: MIT Press (2002), 157-188.

"Strengthening Crisis Prevention: The Role of Contingent Credit Lines", in Banco de Mexico Stabilization and Monetary Policy: The International Experience. (May 2002), 61-76.

"Economic Challenges in Israel", (in Hebrew), Economic Quarterly (Tel Aviv), 48, 4 (December 2001), 507-511.
"Ten Years of Transition: Looking Back and Looking Forward", (Introduction to IMF Staff Papers, 2001)
"Exchange Rate Regimes: Is the Bipolar View Correct?" (Journal of Economic Perspectives, Volume 15, No. 2, Spring 2001, 3-24)
Inflation and the Poor (with W. Easterly ), Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. Volume 33, No. 2 (May 2001, Part 1), 160-178
"On the Need for an International Lender of Last Resort", Essays in International Economics, Department of Economics, Princeton University, No. 220, November 2000
"Overview", in Global Economic Integration: Opportunities and Challenges. A Symposium Sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, August, 2000, 311-318
"Is MENA a Region? The Scope for Regional Integration" (with M. El-Erian ), in J.W. Wright Jr. and Laura Drake (eds), Economic and Political Impediments to Middle East Peace. London: Macmillan Press (2000), 70-86
Israeli Inflation from an International Perspective, Fischer, Stanley; Orsmond, David, IMF Working Paper WP/00/178, November 1, 2000 ( An earlier version presented to a Conference on the Changes in the Structure of the Israeli Economy During the Past Decade: In memory of Michael Bruno, Jerusalem, June 6, 1999.
"Strengthening the International Financial System: Key Issues" (with D. Citrin), World Development. Volume 28, Number 6 (June 2000), 1133-1142
"Proposals and IMF Actions to Reduce the Frequency of Crises", in E. S. Rosengren and J. S. Jordan (eds), Building an Infrastructure for Financial Stability. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (June 2000), 223-227
"Comment on The End of Stabilization", in G. L. Perry and J. Tobin (eds), Economic Events, Ideas, and Policies. Brookings Institution (2000), 99-104
"Reforming the International Financial System", Economic Journal. 109 (November 1999), F557-F576
"On the Need for an International Lender of Last Resort", Journal of Economic Perspectives. Fall 1999, Volume 13, Number 4, 85-104
"Overview", in New Challenges for Monetary Policy. A Symposium Sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, August, 1999, 389-395
"Comment on Currency Crises", pp 453-458, in M. Feldstein (ed), International Capital Flows. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1999.
"Comment on Feldstein", pp 40-43, in M. Feldstein (ed), The Costs and Benefits of Price Stability. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999.
"Lessons from a Crisis": The Economist, October 3rd, 1998
In Defense of the IMF: Specialized Tools for A Specialized Task - A Commentary, published in Foreign Affairs July 30, 1998, pp 103-106.
"The Asian Crisis: a View from the IMF", Journal of International Financial Management & Accounting. Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishers, (June 1998), 167-176
"Capital-Account Liberalization and the Role of the IMF", Should the IMF Pursue Capital-Account Convertibility?. Princeton: Princeton University, Essays in International Finance No. 207, (May 1998), 1-10.
"Surveillance, International Banking Standards and the Role of the International Monetary Fund", (with Carl-Johan Lindgren), BNL Quarterly Review, Special Issue (March 1998).
"Ending Moderate Inflations" (with D. Burton), in C. Cottarelli and G. Szapáry (eds), Moderate Inflation: The Experience of Transition Economies. Washington, DC: IMF and National Bank of Hungary (1998), 15-96.
"How Far is Eastern Europe from Brussels?" (with R. Sahay and C. Végh), in H. Siebert (ed), Quo Vadis Europe?, Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (1997), 97-145.
Comments on Crockett, "Why Is Financial Stability a Goal of Public Policy", in Maintaining Financial Stability in a Global Economy. A Symposium Sponsored by the Fed. Res. Bank of Kansas City, Aug. 1997, 37-45.
"Applied Economics in Action: IMF Programs", American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, (May 1997), 23-27.
"In Memoriam: A Tribute to Michael Bruno", in Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics, 1997, 11-13.
Comments on Campbell and Shiller, in NBER Macroeconomics Annual, 1996, 197-201.
"Lessons from East Asia and the Pacific Rim", Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1996 (2), 345-350.
"Summing Up" in Calvo and Goldstein (eds), Private Capital Flows to Emerging Markets After the Mexican Crisis, Institute for International Economics, 1996, 321-325.
Comments on Aslund, Boone, and Johnson, in Brookings Paper on Economic Activity, 1996, 1, 292-298.
"Why Are Central Banks Pursuing Long-Run Price Stability?", in Achieving Price Stability, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, 1996, 7-34.
"Economies in Transition: The Beginnings of Growth", American Economic Review Papers and Proceedings, (May 1996), 229-233.
"Stabilization and Growth in Transition Economies: The Early Experience", Journal of Economic Perspectives, 10, 2 (Spring 1996), 45-66.
"Robert Lucas's Nobel Memorial Prize", Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 98, 1 (March 1996), 11-31.
"Second-Generation Issues in Transition", Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics, World Bank, 1995, 364-367.
Comments on Sachs and Warner, in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1995, 1, 100-105.
"The Soviet Economic Decline" (with William Easterly), World Bank Economic Review, 9, 3 (Sept. 1995), 341-372.
"The Unending Search for Monetary Salvation", NBER Macroeconomics Annual, 1995, 275-286.
"The IMF and the World Bank at Fifty", in H. Genberg (ed), The International Monetary System. Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 1995, 171-200.
"Central-Bank Independence Revisited", American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, 85, 2 (May) 1995, 201-206.
Structural Adjustment, Stabilization and Policy Reform: Domestic and International Finance, Fischer, Stanley and Vittorio Corbo, in J. Behrman and T.N. Srinivasan edited Handbook of International Economics, Volume 3, 1995
Comments on Bean, in Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Reducing Unemployment, 1994, 133-137.
Comments on Nordhaus, in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1994, 2, 206-211.
Comments on Dornbusch and Werner, in Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1994, 1, 303-309.
"Growth: The Role of Macroeconomic Factors", in M. Baldassari (ed), International Differences in Growth Rates. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994, 441-469.
"How Independent Should a Central Bank Be?" (with Guy Debelle), in Goals, Guidelines, and Constraints Facing Monetary Policymakers, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Conference Series No. 38 (1994).
"Modern Central Banking", in Forrest Capie (et al) The Future of Central Banking. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994.
"International Capital Flows, the International Agencies, and Financial Stability", Bank of Japan Monetary and Economic Studies, 12, 1 (July) 1994, 17-34.
"The Costs and Benefits of Disinflation", in J. Wijnholds, S. Eijffinger and L. Hoogduin (eds), A Framework for Monetary Stability. Boston: Kluwer, 1994.
"Lessons from the Chilean Stabilization and Recovery" (with V. Corbo), in B. Bosworth, R. Dornbusch and R. Laban (eds), The Chilean Economy. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, 1994.
"Russia and the Soviet Union Then and Now", in Olivier J. Blanchard et al, The Transition in Eastern Europe. University of Chicago Press, 1994.
"Prospects for Russian Stabilization in the Summer of 1993", in A. Aslund (ed), Economic Transformation in Russia. London: Pinter Publishers, 1994.
Comments on Sachs and Woo, in Economic Policy, 18, April 1994, 131-135.

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