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Banks and Labor as Stakeholders

Banks and Labor as Stakeholders »

Source: Banks and Labor as Stakeholders : Impact on Economic Performance

Volume/Issue: 2008/229

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kenichi Ueda , and Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2008

ISBN: 9781451870879

Keywords: stakeholders, shareholders&;amp;#x2019; maximization, financial liberalization, employment protection, employment, shareholders,

Traditionally, the impacts of the rights of financial institutions and workers on corporate performance have been analyzed independently. Yet, theory clearly indicates that the combination of relative powers of dif...

Colombia

Colombia »

Source: Colombia : Economic Adjustment and the Poor

Volume/Issue: 1991/81

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claire Liuksila

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1991

ISBN: 9781451954999

Keywords: wage, employment, wages, minimum wage, salaries

This paper assesses the impact on the poor of the macroeconomic adjustment program undertaken in 1985-86. It finds that program-induced changes in production, employment, and real incomes have benefited the poor, w...

Colombia

Colombia »

Source: Colombia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/107

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 April 2019

ISBN: 9781498311847

Keywords: Tax revenue, Revenue measures, Tax reforms, Tax regimes, Income taxes, finance law, wealth tax, vat, capital good, revenue loss

This Selected Issues paper examines the impact of the Financing Law (FL) on both tax revenues and the Colombian economy. The analysis finds that the Law may boost medium-term growth by around 0.2 percent of gross d...

Colombia: Selected Issues

Colombia: Selected Issues »

Source: Colombia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2005/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451808872

Keywords: labor market, formal sector, labor costs, labor force

This Selected Issues paper examines conditions in Colombian labor markets, which present a big challenge to the country. At end-2004, the unemployment rate amounted to 12 percent, and about one-third of the labor f...

Colombia: Selected Issues

Colombia: Selected Issues »

Source: Colombia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2005/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451808872

Keywords: labor market, formal sector, labor costs, labor force

This Selected Issues paper examines conditions in Colombian labor markets, which present a big challenge to the country. At end-2004, the unemployment rate amounted to 12 percent, and about one-third of the labor f...

Colombia: Selected Issues

Colombia: Selected Issues »

Source: Colombia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2005/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451808872

Keywords: labor market, formal sector, labor costs, labor force

This Selected Issues paper examines conditions in Colombian labor markets, which present a big challenge to the country. At end-2004, the unemployment rate amounted to 12 percent, and about one-third of the labor f...

Colombia: Selected Issues

Colombia: Selected Issues »

Source: Colombia : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2005/162

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451808872

Keywords: labor market, formal sector, labor costs, labor force

This Selected Issues paper examines conditions in Colombian labor markets, which present a big challenge to the country. At end-2004, the unemployment rate amounted to 12 percent, and about one-third of the labor f...

Economic Integration, Sectoral Diversification, and Exchange Rate Policy in a Developing Economy

Economic Integration, Sectoral Diversification, and Exchange Rate Policy in a Developing Economy »

Source: Economic Integration, Sectoral Diversification, and Exchange Rate Policy in a Developing Economy

Volume/Issue: 2004/60

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriel Srour

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2004

ISBN: 9781451848083

Keywords: diversification, volume of trade, elasticity of substitution, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

The paper develops a simple three-sector model of a developing country with nominal wage rigidity, in which one sector is thought of as the primary sector and the other two are sectors in which the country can dive...

The Effects of Forward-Versus Backward-Looking Wage Indexationon Price Stabilization Programs

The Effects of Forward-Versus Backward-Looking Wage Indexationon Price Stabilization Programs »

Source: The Effects of Forward-Versus Backward-Looking Wage Indexationon Price Stabilization Programs

Volume/Issue: 1997/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Joe Crowley

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 1997

ISBN: 9781451845655

Keywords: inflation, wage, wage indexation, wages, real wages

A standard open-economy model is used to show that price stabilization programs are more likely to succeed if labor contracts specify forward-looking wage indexation. Compared with contracts specifying backward-loo...

Fiscal Effects of the 1993 Colombian Pension Reform

Fiscal Effects of the 1993 Colombian Pension Reform »

Source: Fiscal Effects of the 1993 Colombian Pension Reform

Volume/Issue: 1998/158

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sergio Clavijo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1998

ISBN: 9781451857559

Keywords: Pension Funds, Latin America, pension, pension system, pension liabilities, retirement, benefits

This study examines the fiscal impact of the pension reform adopted in Colombia in 1993, which established a fully funded, privately administered pension system alongside the existing pay-as-you-go state scheme. Th...