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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...

Geography, Trade Patterns, and Economic Policy

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

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451843330.001

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...

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean

Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Volume/Issue: 2011/252

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Laurence Ball , Nicolas de Roux Uribe , and Marc Hofstetter

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463923341.001

ISBN: 9781463923341

Keywords: Hysteresis, unemployment rates, unemployment rate, employment, unemployed, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies: General,

JEL Cl This study constructs a new data set on unemployment rates in Latin America and the Caribbean and then explores the determinants of unemployment. We compare different countries, finding that unemployment is...

IV Fiscal Impact of Privatization

IV Fiscal Impact of Privatization »

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 fiscal impact of privatization will reflect the amount and use of the proceeds and the subsequent changes in financial flows—taxes, transfers, and dividends—to and from the budget. 18...