- Benedict Clements, Liam Ebrill, Sanjeev Gupta, Anthony Pellechio, Jerald Schiff, George Abed, Ronald McMorran, and Marijn Verhoeven
- Published Date:
- March 1998
1995, “Public Schooling Expenditures in Rural Pakistan: Efficiently Targeting Girls and a Lagging Region,” in Public Spending and the Poor: Theory and Evidence, ed. by Dominique vande Walle and KimberlyNead (ed) (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press), pp. 187–222.
1996, “Did External Barriers Cause the Marginalization of Sub-Saharan Africa in World Trade?” World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 1586 (Washington: World Bank).
1992, “The Reform of Tax Administration,” in Improving Tax Administration in Developing Countries, ed. by Richard M.Bird and Milka Casanegrade Jantscher (ed) (Washington: International Monetary Fund), pp. 1–18.
forthcoming, “Benefits Incidence of Social Spending: Inter-Country Comparison,” World Bank Public Spending and Poverty Series (Washington: World Bank).
1996, “Fiscal Transition in Countries of the Former Soviet Union: An Interim Assessment,” MOCT-MOST, Vol. 6 (No. 3), pp. 7–34.
1996, “Social Protection in Transition Countries: Emerging Issues,” IMF Paper on Policy Analysis and Assessment 96/5 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1995, Unproductive Public Expenditures: A Pragmatic Approach to Policy Analysis, IMF Pamphlet Series, No. 48 (Washington: Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund).
1996, Aftermath of the CFA Franc Devaluation, IMF Occasional Paper No. 138 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1995, “Conditions for the Success of a VAT in Africa,” paper presented at Symposium Coopération Française–World Bank-IMF, Washington, May2–4 (unpublished; Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1994, Trade Policy Reform in Developing Countries Since 1985: A Review of the Evidence (Washington: World Bank).
1996, “A New Data Set Measuring Income Inequality,” World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 10 (September), pp. 565–91.
1993, “A Governance Approach to Civil Service Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa,” World Bank Technical Paper No. 225, Africa Technical Department Series (Washington: World Bank).
1994, Administering Targeted Social Programs in Latin America: From Platitudes to Practice (Washington: World Bank).
1996, “Worldwide Military Spending, 1990–95,” IMF Working Paper 96/64 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
International Monetary Fund, forthcoming, The ESAF at Ten Years: Economic Adjustment and Reform in Low-Income Countries (Washington: IMF).
1992, Bolivia’s Answer to Poverty, Economic Crisis, and Adjustments: The Emergency Social Fund (Washington: World Bank).
1995, “Employment and Wages in the Public Sector—A Cross-country Study,” IMF Working Paper 95/70 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1997, The Composition of Fiscal Adjustment and Growth: Lessons from Fiscal Reforms in Eight Economies, IMF Occasional Paper No. 149 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1992, The Fiscal Dimensions of Adjusment in Low-Income Countries, IMF Occasional Paper No. 95 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1997, “Open Economies Work Better! Did Africa’s Protectionist Policies Cause Its Marginalization in World Trade?” World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1636 (Washington: World Bank).
1995, “Civil Service Reform and the World Bank,” World Bank Discussion Paper No. 161 (Washington: World Bank).
1987, “El Gasto Publico Social y sus Efectos Distribuidos: Un Examen Comparativo de Cinco Países de América Latina,” ECIEL Document Series No. 7 (Río de Janeiro: Programa de Estudios Conjuntos sobre Integracion Economica Latinoamericana).
1996, “Distribución del Ingreso: El Papel del Gasto Publico Social,” Serie Politica Fiscal No. 81 (Santiago: UN, CEPAL).
1997a, “Government Employment and Pay: A Global and Regional Perspective,” background paper for World Development Report, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1771 (Washington: World Bank).
1997b, “An International Statistical Survey of Government Employment and Wages,” background paper for World Development Report, World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1806 (Washington: World Bank).
1995, “The Distributional Effects of Public Expenditure: Update and Overview,” IMF Working Paper 95/84 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1995, Tax Policy Handbook (Washington: Tax Policy Division, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund).ed.,
1997, “Tax Effort in Sub-Saharan Africa,” IMF Working Paper 97/107 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1979, “International Comparisons of Taxation for Selected Developing Countries, 1972–76,” Staff Papers, International Monetary Fund, Vol. 26 (March), pp. 123–56.
1987, “Quantitative Characteristics of the Tax Systems of Developing Countries,” in The Theory of Taxation for Developing Countries, ed. by David M.G.Newbery and NicholasHerbert Stern (ed) (New York: Oxford University Press for the World Bank), pp. 205–41.
1992, “Structural Factors and Tax Revenue in Developing Countries: A Decade of Evidence,” in Open Economies: Structural Adjustment and Agriculture, ed. by IanGoldin and L. AlanWinters (ed) (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), pp. 267–85.
1995, “The Reform of Tax Administration,” IMF Working Paper 95/22 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1995, “The Growth of Government and the Reform of the State in Industrial Countries,” IMF Working Paper 95/130 (Washington: International Monetary Fund).
1995, “Incidence and Targeting: An Overview of Implications for Research and Policy,” in Public Spending and the Poor: Theory and Evidence, ed. by Dominique vande Walle and KimberlyNead (ed) (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press), pp. 585–619.
World Bank, 1996b, Bolivia–Poverty, Equity, and Income: Selected Policies for Expanding Earning Opportunities for the Poor, Report No. 15272-BO, Vols. 1–2 (Washington: World Bank).
World Bank, 1996c, Madagascar–Poverty Assessment, Report No. 14044, Vols. 1–2 (Washington: World Bank).
World Bank, 1996d, Summary of Poverty Reduction and the World Bank: Progress and Challenges in the 1990s (Washington: World Bank).
World Bank, 1996e, Tanzania–The Challenge of Reforms: Growth, Incomes, and Welfare, Report No. 14982, Vols. 1–3 (Washington: World Bank).
World Bank, 1996f, Uganda: The Challenge of Growth and Poverty Reduction, World Bank Country Study 0253–2123 (Washington: World Bank).
Recent Occasional Papers of the International Monetary Fund
160. Fiscal Reform in Low-Income Countries: Experience Under IMF-Supported Programs, by a Staff Team led by George T. Abed. 1998.
159. Hungary: Economic Policies for Sustainable Growth, Carlo Cottarelli, Thomas Krueger, Reza Moghadam, Perry Perone, Edgardo Ruggiero, and Rachel van Elkan. 1998
158. Transparency in Goverment Operations, by George Kopits and Jon Craig. 1998
157. Central Bank Reforms in the Baltics, Russia, and the Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union, by a Staff Team led by Malcolm Knight and comprising Susana Almuiña, John Dalton, Inci Otker, Ceyla Pazarbaşioğlu, Arne B. Petersen, Peter Quirk, Nicholas M. Roberts, Gabriel Sensenbrenner, and Jan Willem van der Vossen. 1997.
156. The ESAF at Ten Years: Economic Adjustment and Reform in Low-Income Countries, by the Staff of the International Monetary Fund. 1997.
155. Fiscal Policy Issues During the Transition in Russia, by Augusto Lopez-Claros and Sergei Alexashenko. 1998.
154. Credibility Without Rules? Monetary Frameworks in the Post–Bretton Woods Era, by Carlo Cottarelli and Curzio Giannini. 1997.
153. Pension Regimes and Saving, by G.A. Mackenzie, Philip Gerson, and Alfredo Cuevas. 1997.
152. Hong Kong, China: Growth, Structural Change, and Economic Stability During the Transition, by John Dodsworth and Dubravko Mihaljek. 1997.
151. Currency Board Arrangements: Issues and Experiences, by a staff team led by Tomas J.T. Balifio and Charles Enoch. 1997.
150. Kuwait: From Reconstruction to Accumulation for Future Generations, by Nigel Andrew Chalk, Mohamed A. El-Erian, Susan J. Fennell, Alexei P. Kireyev, and John F. Wison. 1997.
149. The Composition of Fiscal Adjustment and Growth: Lessons from Fiscal Reforms in Eight Economies, by G.A. Mackenzie, David W.H. Orsmond, and Philip R. Gerson. 1997.
148. Nigeria: Experience with Structural Adjustment, by Gary Moser, Scott Rogers, and Reinold van Til, with Robin Kibuka and Inutu Lukonga. 1997.
147. Aging Populations and Public Pension Schemes, by Sheetal K. Chand and Albert Jaeger. 1996.
146. Thailand: The Road to Sustained Growth, by Kalpana Kochhar, Louis Dicks-Mireaux, Balazs Horvath, Mauro Mecagni, Erik Offerdal, and Jianping Zhou. 1996.
145. Exchange Rate Movements and Their Impact on Trade and Investment in the APEC Region, by Takatoshi Ito, Peter Isard, Steven Symansky, and Tamim Bayoumi. 1996.
144. National Bank of Poland: The Road to Indirect Instruments, by Piero Ugolini. 1996.
143. Adjustment for Growth: The African Experience, by Michael T. Hadjimichael, Michael Nowak, Robert Sharer, and Amor Tahari. 1996.
142. Quasi-Fiscal Operations of Public Financial Institutions, by G.A. Mackenzie and Peter Stella. 1996.
141. Monetary and Exchange System Reforms in China: An Experiment in Gradualism, by Hassanali Mehran, Marc Quintyn, Tom Nordman, and Bernard Laurens. 1996.
140. Government Reform in New Zealand, by Graham C. Scott. 1996.
139. Reinvigorating Growth in Developing Countries: Lessons from Adjustment Policies in Eight Economies, by David Goldsbrough, Sharmini Coorey, Louis Dicks-Mireaux, Balazs Horvath, Kalpana Kochhar, Mauro Mecagni, Erik Offerdal, and Jianping Zhou. 1996.
138. Aftermath of the CFA Franc Devaluation, by Jean A.P. Clément, with Johannes Mueller, Stéphane Cossé, and Jean Le Dem. 1996.
137. The Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Systemic Transformation and Adjustment, edited by Ichiro Otani and Chi Do Pham. 1996.
136. Jordan: Strategy for Adjustment and Growth, edited by Edouard Maciejewski and Ahsan Mansur. 1996.
135. Vietnam: Transition to a Market Economy, by John R. Dodsworth, Erich Spitaller, Michael Braulke, Keon Hyok Lee, Kenneth Miranda, Christian Mulder, Hisanobu Shishido, and Krishna Srinivasan. 1996.
134. India: Economic Reform and Growth, by Ajai Chopra, Charles Collyns, Richard Hemming, and Karen Parker with Woosik Chu and Oliver Fratzscher. 1995.
133. Policy Experiences and Issues in the Baltics, Russia, and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union, edited by Daniel A. Citrin and Ashok K. Lahiri. 1995.
132. Financial Fragilities in Latin America: The 1980s and 1990s, by Liliana Rojas-Suarez and Steven R. Weisbrod. 1995.
131. Capital Account Convertibility: Review of Experience and Implications for IMF Policies, by staff teams headed by Peter J. Quirk and Owen Evans. 1995.
130. Challenges to the Swedish Welfare State, by Desmond Lachman, Adam Bennett, John H. Green, Robert Hagemann, and Ramana Ramaswamy. 1995.
129. IMF Conditionality: Experience Under Stand-By and Extended Arrangements. Part II: Background Papers. Susan Schadler, Editor, with Adam Bennett, Maria Carkovic, Louis Dicks-Mireaux, Mauro Mecagni, James H.J. Morsink, and Miguel A. Savastano. 1995.
128. IMF Condi tionality: Experience Under Stand-By and Extended Arrangements. Part I: Key Issues and Findings, by Susan Schadler, Adam Bennett, Maria Carkovic, Louis Dicks-Mireaux, Mauro Mecagni, James H.J. Morsink, and Miguel A. Savastano. 1995.
127. Road Maps of the Transition: The Baltics, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Russia, by Biswajit Banerjee, Vincent Koen, Thomas Krueger, Mark S. Lutz, Michael Marrese, and Tapio O. Saavalainen. 1995.
126. The Adoption of Indirect Instruments of Monetary Policy, by a staff team headed by William E. Alexander, Tomas J.T. Balino, and Charles Enoch. 1995.
125. United Germany: The First Five Years—Performance and Policy Issues, by Robert Corker, Robert A. Feldman, Karl Habermeier, Hari Vittas, and Tessa van der Willigen. 1995.
124. Saving Behavior and the Asset Price “Bubble” in Japan: Analytical Studies, edited by Ulrich Baumgartner and Guy Meredith. 1995.
123. Comprehensive Tax Reform: The Colombian Experience, edited by Parthasarathi Shome. 1995.
122. Capital Flows in the APEC Region, edited by Mohsin S. Khan and Carmen M. Reinhart. 1995.
121. Uganda: Adjustment with Growth, 1987–94, by Robert L. Sharer, Hema R. De Zoysa, and Calvin A. McDonald. 1995.
120. Economic Dislocation and Recovery in Lebanon, by Sena Eken, Paul Cashin, S. Nuri Erbas, Jose Martelino, and Adnan Mazarei. 1995.
119. Singapore: A Case Study in Rapid Development, edited by Kenneth Bercuson with a staff team comprising Robert G. Carling, Aasim M. Husain, Thomas Rumbaugh, and Rachel van Elkan. 1995.
118. Sub-Saharan Africa: Growth, Savings, and Investment, by Michael T. Hadjimichael, Dhaneshwar Ghura, Martin Miihleisen, Roger Nord, and E. Murat Ucer. 1995.
117. Resilience and Growth Through Sustained Adjustment: The Moroccan Experience, by Saleh M. Nsouli, Sena Eken, Klaus Enders, Van-Can Thai, Jorg Decressin, and Filippo Cartiglia, with Janet Bungay. 1995.
116. Improving the International Monetary System: Constraints and Possibilities, by Michael Mussa, Morris Goldstein, Peter B. Clark, Donald J. Mathieson, and Tamim Bayoumi. 1994.
115. Exchange Rates and Economic Fundamentals: A Framework for Analysis, by Peter B. Clark, Leonardo Bartolini, Tamim Bayoumi, and Steven Symansky. 1994.
114. Economic Reform in China: A New Phase, by Wanda Tseng, Hoe Ee Khor, Kalpana Kochhar, Dubravko Mihaljek, and David Burton. 1994.
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