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Source: Argentina : Macroeconomic Crisis and Household Vulnerability

Volume/Issue: 2003/89

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriela Inchauste , Ana Corbacho , and Mercedes Garcia-Escribano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2003

ISBN: 9781451851304

Keywords: macroeconomic crisis, household welfare, unemployment, employment, unemployed, unemployment insurance, unemployment rates, National Government Expenditures and Welfare Programs, General Welfare,

Using urban household surveys, we constructed a panel dataset to study the effects of the Argentine macroeconomic crisis of 1999-2002 with the aim of (1) identifying the most vulnerable households, (2) investigatin...

The Distributional Consequences of Real Exchange Rate Adjustment

The Distributional Consequences of Real Exchange Rate Adjustment »

Source: The Distributional Consequences of Real Exchange Rate Adjustment

Volume/Issue: 2003/133

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Vladimir Klyuev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2003

ISBN: 9781451855517

Keywords: real exchange rate, wage, exchange rate, wage rate, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Capitalist Systems: Political Economy,

The paper focuses on distributional consequences of macroeconomic adjustment. The preferences of economic agents over the level of the real exchange rate derived from standard models are monotonic, with agents favo...

Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization

Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Davis , Thomas Richardson , Rolando Ossowski , and Steven Barnett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2000

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557758880.084

ISBN: 9781557758880

Keywords: privatization, privatization proceeds, privatization receipts, public enterprises, privatization process

Privatization has been a key element of structural reform in many developing and transition economies during the last decade. This paper examines the fiscal and macroeconomic issues involved in the privatization of...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Davis , Thomas Richardson , Rolando Ossowski , and Steven Barnett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557758880

Keywords: privatization, privatization proceeds, privatization receipts, public enterprises, privatization process

Privatization has been a key element of structural reform in many developing and transition economies during the last decade. This paper examines the fiscal and macroeconomic issues involved in the privatization of...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Davis , Thomas Richardson , Rolando Ossowski , and Steven Barnett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557758880

Keywords: privatization, privatization proceeds, privatization receipts, public enterprises, privatization process

Privatization has been a key element of structural reform in many developing and transition economies during the last decade. This paper examines the fiscal and macroeconomic issues involved in the privatization of...

Geography, Trade Patterns, and Economic Policy

Geography, Trade Patterns, and Economic Policy »

Source: Geography, Trade Patterns, and Economic Policy

Volume/Issue: 1994/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Asilis , and Luis Rivera-Batiz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1994

ISBN: 9781451843330

Keywords: wages, trade patterns, wage, benefits

This paper presents a geographical theory of location and interregional trade. Location is treated as an endogenous variable by firms, consumers and perfectly mobile workers in a two-sector economy. Space plays a c...

I Overview

I Overview »

Source: Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Davis , Thomas Richardson , Rolando Ossowski , and Steven Barnett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557758880

Keywords: privatization, privatization proceeds, privatization receipts, public enterprises, privatization process

Privatization has been a key element of structural reform in many developing and transition economies during the last decade. Governments undertaking privatization have pursued a variety of objectives: achie...

II Privatization Proceeds

II Privatization Proceeds »

Source: Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Davis , Thomas Richardson , Rolando Ossowski , and Steven Barnett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557758880

Keywords: privatization, privatization proceeds, privatization receipts, public enterprises, privatization process

This section presents data on the scale of gross privatization proceeds and the amounts accruing to the budget for the case study countries. It then considers the factors affecting budgetary proceeds and the...

III Use of Privatization Proceeds

III Use of Privatization Proceeds »

Source: Fiscal and Macroeconomic Impact of Privatization

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Davis , Thomas Richardson , Rolando Ossowski , and Steven Barnett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 2000

ISBN: 9781557758880

Keywords: privatization, privatization proceeds, privatization receipts, public enterprises, privatization process

The appropriate size of the fiscal deficit is largely determined by the overall macroeconomic objectives and fiscal sustainability. Viewed as a source of financing, akin to a bond sale, the amount of privati...

Argentina
			: Macroeconomic Crisis and Household Vulnerability

Argentina : Macroeconomic Crisis and Household Vulnerability »

Volume/Issue: 2003/89

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriela Inchauste , Ana Corbacho , and Mercedes Garcia-Escribano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2003

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451851304.001

ISBN: 9781451851304

Keywords: macroeconomic crisis, household welfare, unemployment, employment, unemployed, unemployment insurance, unemployment rates, National Government Expenditures and Welfare Programs, General Welfare,

Using urban household surveys, we constructed a panel dataset to study the effects of the Argentine macroeconomic crisis of 1999-2002 with the aim of (1) identifying the most vulnerable households, (2) investigatin...