The IFC's contribution to the 55th ISI Session, Sydney, April 2005

IFC Bulletin No 22
September 2005
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Keynote address
G R Stevens
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Cost, quality and relevance of financial statistics  
Cost, quality and relevance of the BIS international financial statistics
Paul Van den Bergh
12
The potential impact of Basel II on central bank data requirements in Jamaica
Myrtle D Halsall and R Brian Langrin
16
Future challenges in compiling balance of payments and international investment position
Jörgen Ovi and Thomas Elkjar
20
   
Accounting standards and their impact on financial statistics  
A comparison of the main features of accounting and statistical standards
Paolo Poloni and Patrick Sandars
25
From general ledger towards financial statistics
Johan Lammers
30
The impact of the introduction of accrual accounting by Australian government on government finance statistics
Peter Harper
34
Monetary and financial statistics: the role of accounting standards
Rob Edwards and Randall Merris
38
The impact of accounting standards on financial statistics - comments on invited papers
Jean Cordier
42
Comments on the paper related to accounting standards and their impact on financial statistics
Satoru Hagino and Michelle Hassine
45
   
Optimal method for data quality improvements in financial statistics  
Data quality control with ARIMA filtering
Augustín Maravall
48
The use of sample data to improve the quality of financial statistics
Giovanni D'Alessio and Ivan Faiella
53
Assessing the quality of financial statistics
Carol S Carson
57
Discussion of G D'Alessio and I Faiella and C Carson
Arthur B Kennickell
61
Robust analysis of the term structure of interest rates
Elvezio Ronchetti
63
Comments to Ronchetti
L F Signorini
65
   
The use of survey in financial statistics: challenges and opportunities  
Surveys for insurance services in the balance of payments
Ghislain Poullet
67
Corporate balance sheet statistics as an input for compiling institutional sector accounts
Reimund Mink and Juliane Kinsele
69
Strengthening contacts with key data suppliers
Brian O'Reilly and Greg Haymes
86
Use of surveys in statistics in the Czech National Bank
Petr Vojtisek
88
UK surveys of non-financial corporations: integrated quarterly sector accounts
Richard Walton and Robin Lynch
93
Financial risk management instruments usage in large and medium-sized enerprises - business survey in a transition country
Ksenija Dumicic, Mirna Dumicic and Roko Cukrov
96
Security-by-security collection system
Erich Hille and Guenther Sedlacek
100
Discussion paper: Methods in financial statistics: challenges and opportunities
Rudi Acx
103
Statistics on real estate prices: the need for a strategic approach
David Fenwick
106
   
IFC Conference, 2004
Workshop H
 
International organization in the balance of payments
Henk Lub
111