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Fiscal Deficits and Inflation

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation »

Source: Fiscal Deficits and Inflation : A New Look at the Emerging Market Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2001/74

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Terrones , and Luis Catão

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2001

ISBN: 9781451849592

Keywords: inflation tax, monetary fund, inflation rates, inflation rate, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

Empirical studies have had little success in finding a statistically significant relationship between fiscal deficits and inflation in broad cross-country panels. This paper provides new econometric estimates for a...

Toward a Framework for Safeguarding Financial Stability

Toward a Framework for Safeguarding Financial Stability »

Source: Toward a Framework for Safeguarding Financial Stability

Volume/Issue: 2004/101

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451852547

Keywords: Policy framework, financial system, financial institutions, financial sector, financial markets, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Financial Economics: General,

This paper examines the emergence of financial stability as a key policy objective. It discusses the underlying trends in the financial system, as well as the role of finance in relation to money, the real economy,...

Macro Effects of Corporate Restructuring in Japan

Macro Effects of Corporate Restructuring in Japan »

Source: Macro Effects of Corporate Restructuring in Japan

Volume/Issue: 2003/203

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Se-Jik Kim

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2003

ISBN: 9781451874471

Keywords: Corporate restructuring, macro effects, aggregate demand, labor income, capital income, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

This paper presents a framework for quantitatively evaluating the macroeconomic effects of corporate restructuring and applies it to Japan. Using firm-level financial statement data, it estimates total factor produ...

Quantifying Impact of Aging Population on Fiscal Space1

Quantifying Impact of Aging Population on Fiscal Space1 »

Source: Quantifying Impact of Aging Population on Fiscal Space

Volume/Issue: 2012/164

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Seok Park

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781475505122

Keywords: tax rates, tax rate, tax revenue, government expenditure, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Laffer Curve, Public Economics,

This paper quantitatively investigates how population aging trend affects fiscal space measured as unused revenue generating capacity by utilizing a standard neoclassical growth model. A calibration exercise for G-...

Governments’ Payment Discipline

Governments’ Payment Discipline »

Source: Governments' Payment Discipline : The Macroeconomic Impact of Public Payment Delays and Arrears

Volume/Issue: 2015/13

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Cristina Checherita-Westphal , Alexander Klemm , and Paul Viefers

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 January 2015

ISBN: 9781484317020

Keywords: Public payment delays, government arrears, payment, arrears, payments, accounts payable, credit, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook

This paper considers the impact of changes in the payment discipline of governments on the private sector. We argue that increased delays in public payments can affect private sector liquidity and profits and hence...

Real Wage, Labor Productivity, and Employment Trends in South Africa

Real Wage, Labor Productivity, and Employment Trends in South Africa »

Source: Real Wage, Labor Productivity, and Employment Trends in South Africa : A Closer Look

Volume/Issue: 2012/92

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nir Klein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2012

ISBN: 9781475502824

Keywords: Real wage, wage, informal employment, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Wages, Compensation, and Labor Costs: General,

The paper looks at the dynamics of employment in South Africa and examines the factors that contributed to the job-shedding observed during the recent financial crisis. The paper finds that the rapid growth of the...

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation

Fiscal Deficits and Inflation »

Source: Fiscal Deficits and Inflation

Volume/Issue: 2003/65

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Catão , and Marco Terrones

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2003

ISBN: 9781451848700

Keywords: Macroeconomic Stabilization, price inflation, monetary policy, inflation tax, low inflation, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

Macroeconomic theory postulates that fiscal deficits cause inflation. Yet empirical research has had limited success in uncovering this relationship. This paper reexamines the issue in light of broader data and a n...

Fiscal Dominance and Inflation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Fiscal Dominance and Inflation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo »

Source: Fiscal Dominance and Inflation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Volume/Issue: 2005/221

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jean-Claude Nachega

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2005

ISBN: 9781451862409

Keywords: Congo, stabilization in developing countries, money growth, money supply, monetary policy, monetary economics, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General,

This paper examines the fiscal dominance hypothesis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) during 1981-2003, using multivariate cointegration analysis and vector errorcorrection modeling. Empirical results p...

Financial Sector Projections and Stress Testing in Financial Programming

Financial Sector Projections and Stress Testing in Financial Programming »

Source: Financial Sector Projections and Stress Testing in Financial Programming : A New Framework

Volume/Issue: 2006/33

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Garcia Pascual , Nada Choueiri , and Ritu Basu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451862935

Keywords: Financial Programming, central bank, banking, banking sector, monetary sector, eurobonds, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Financial Institutions and Services: General,

This paper proposes a framework to check for consistency between the IMF's standard country surveillance tool, namely medium-term projections of the macroeconomic framework (including the real, fiscal, external, an...

External Debt and Economic Reform

External Debt and Economic Reform »

Source: External Debt and Economic Reform : Does a Pain Reliever Delay the Necessary Treatment?

Volume/Issue: 2007/50

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Athanasios Vamvakidis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451866148

Keywords: economic reform, external borrowing, foreign aid, external financing, Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook: General, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development,

Recent literature argues that conflict in shifting adjustment costs between different socioeconomic groups delays necessary reforms and finds that such reforms often follow economic crises. This paper expands these...