Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Michal Andrle , Shafik Hebous , Alvar Kangur , and Mehdi Raissi
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 March 2018
Keywords: Europe, Italy, Growth-friendly fiscal policy, public pensions, dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, Forecasting and Simulation, Social Security and Public Pensions, Italy
Published in late 2017, the Italian medium-term fiscal plan aims to achieve structural balance by 2020, although concrete, high-quality measures to meet the target are yet to be specified. This paper seeks to contr...