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Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe
			: Europe Hitting Its Stride

Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe : Europe Hitting Its Stride »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484319611.086

ISBN: 9781484319611

Keywords: Regional Economic Outlook, Europe, growth, European recovery, nonperforming loans, European Union, Western Balkans

The European recovery is strengthening and broadening appreciably. Real GDP growth is projected at 2.4 percent in 2017, up from 1.7 percent in 2016, before easing to 2.1 percent in 2018. These are large upward revi...

Fiscal Deficit and Public Debt in the Western Balkans

Fiscal Deficit and Public Debt in the Western Balkans »

Source: Fiscal Deficit and Public Debt in the Western Balkans : 15 Years of Economic Transition

Volume/Issue: 2015/172

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zsoka Koczan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513566399

Keywords: Western Balkans, fiscal policies, deficit, transition, tax, revenues, expenditures, revenue, General, General

In this paper we analyze how Western Balkans public finances adapted to the boom-bust cycle. Large capital inflows into emerging European economies during the mid-2000s resulted in rapid economic growth and converg...

1. Europe’s Economy Hitting Its Stride

1. Europe’s Economy Hitting Its Stride »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe : Europe Hitting Its Stride

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484319611

Keywords: Regional Economic Outlook, Europe, growth, European recovery, nonperforming loans, European Union, Western Balkans

Growth Is Moving into a Higher Gear Growth is strengthening and broadening across Europe, driven by buoyant domestic demand (Figure 1.1). Following a pickup in economic activity in t...

2. Reforming the Judiciary: Learning from the Experience of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe

2. Reforming the Judiciary: Learning from the Experience of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe : Europe Hitting Its Stride

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484319611

Keywords: Regional Economic Outlook, Europe, growth, European recovery, nonperforming loans, European Union, Western Balkans

The countries of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe (CESEE) have made major progress in raising living standards over the past two and a half decades. This progress was supported by a rad...

3. Banking Challenges in the Western Balkans: Prospects and Challenges

3. Banking Challenges in the Western Balkans: Prospects and Challenges »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe : Europe Hitting Its Stride

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484319611

Keywords: Regional Economic Outlook, Europe, growth, European recovery, nonperforming loans, European Union, Western Balkans

Income convergence in the Western Balkans has stalled at low levels. 1 Measured in purchasing-power-parity (PPP) terms, income levels in the region today are less than 30 percent...

Foreign Direct Investment in New Member State of the EU and Western Balkans: Taking Stock and Assessing Prospects

Foreign Direct Investment in New Member State of the EU and Western Balkans: Taking Stock and Assessing Prospects »

Source: Foreign Direct Investment in New Member State of the EU and Western Balkans: Taking Stock and Assessing Prospects

Volume/Issue: 2018/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): La-Bhus Fah Jirasavetakul , and Jesmin Rahman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 August 2018

ISBN: 9781484373323

Keywords: Europe, Foreign direct investment, Panel analysis, determinants of FDI, catching-up process, EU New Member States, Western Balkans, gravity model, Performance and Prospects

FDI has played a strong role in the export-led growth of eastern European countries that are now members of the European Union (EU). Largely sourced from advanced Europe, FDI inflows were motivated by the intention...

Late to the game? Capital flows to the Western Balkans

Late to the game? Capital flows to the Western Balkans »

Source: Late to the game? Capital flows to the Western Balkans

Volume/Issue: 2017/92

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zsoka Koczan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 April 2017

ISBN: 9781475593501

Keywords: Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Capital flows, Croatia, Europe, Albania, Foreign direct investment, Western Balkans, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Comparative Studies of Countries

The boom and bust in capital flows to the New Member States of the European Union have received a considerable amount of attention; foreign direct investment and bank flows to the region and countries' participatio...

Being Poor, Feeling Poorer

Being Poor, Feeling Poorer »

Source: Being Poor, Feeling Poorer : Inequality, Poverty and Poverty Perceptions in the Western Balkans

Volume/Issue: 2016/31

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zsoka Koczan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475515060

Keywords: Poverty and inequality, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of, Montenegro, Serbia, Poverty measurement, Cross country analysis

Emerging Europe has undergone a major economic transformation over the past 25 years. Most countries experienced initial drops in output during transition, followed by recovery in the second half of the 1990s. The...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, November 2017, Europe : Europe Hitting Its Stride

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484319611

Keywords: Regional Economic Outlook, Europe, growth, European recovery, nonperforming loans, European Union, Western Balkans

The European recovery is strengthening and broadening appreciably. Real GDP growth is projected at 2.4 percent in 2017, up from 1.7 percent in 2016, before easing to 2.1 percent in 2018. These are large upward revi...

Fiscal Deficit and Public Debt in the Western Balkans
			: 15 Years of Economic Transition

Fiscal Deficit and Public Debt in the Western Balkans : 15 Years of Economic Transition »

Volume/Issue: 2015/172

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Zsoka Koczan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513566399.001

ISBN: 9781513566399

Keywords: Western Balkans, fiscal policies, deficit, transition, tax, revenues, expenditures, revenue, General, General

In this paper we analyze how Western Balkans public finances adapted to the boom-bust cycle. Large capital inflows into emerging European economies during the mid-2000s resulted in rapid economic growth and converg...