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Author(s):
Tetsuya Konuki, and Mauricio Villafuerte
Published Date:
August 2016
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    The African Department

    Cyclical Behavior of Fiscal Policy among Sub-Saharan African Countries

    Tetsuya Konuki and Mauricio Villafuerte

    Copyright © 2016

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    Names: Konuki, Tetsuya. | Villafuerte, Mauricio. | International Monetary Fund. | International Monetary Fund. African Department.

    Title: Cyclical behavior of fiscal policy among Sub-Saharan African countries / Tetsuya Konuki and Mauricio Villafuerte.

    Description: Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, 2016. | At head of title: The African Department. | Includes bibliographical references.

    Identifiers: ISBN 978-1-51356-354-1 (paper)

    Subjects: LCSH: Fiscal policy— Africa, Sub-Saharan. | Business cycles— Africa, Sub-Saharan.

    Classification: LCC HJ192.5.K65 2016

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    Acknowledgments

    The authors gratefully acknowledge helpful comments by Guillermo Vuletin and seminar participants at the International Monetary Fund, and excellent research assistant work by Marwa Ibrahim and Yanmin Ye.

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