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Deconstructing Job Creation

Deconstructing Job Creation »

Source: Deconstructing Job Creation

Volume/Issue: 1999/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pietro Garibaldi , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1999

ISBN: 9781451853193

Keywords: job creation, European unemployment, firing costs, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

This paper studies net employment growth across 21 OECD economies in 1980-97, focusing on experiences within the European Union. It finds that sectoral effects can only partially account for differences in job crea...

EMU Challenges European Labor Markets

EMU Challenges European Labor Markets »

Source: EMU Challenges European Labor Markets

Volume/Issue: 1999/131

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christiane Krieger-Boden , Dirk Dohse , and Rüdiger Soltwedel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1999

ISBN: 9781451855265

Keywords: European monetary union, regional labor markets, adjustment to shocks, unemployment, labor market, labor markets, employment, regional unemployment

This paper discusses the challenges that European Monetary Union (EMU) poses for European labor markets, emphasizing in particular the regional dimension of the European unemployment problem. The authors argue that...

Greece: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Greece

Greece: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Greece »

Source: Greece : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Greece

Volume/Issue: 2019/73

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302579

Keywords: Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Credit, Unemployment, Labor market flexibility, NPE, European partner, percent of GDP, IMF, ANFA

The economic recovery in Greece is accelerating and broadening. Growth and job creation in Greece are expected to accelerate further in 2019. Public sector financing needs remain manageable under the baseline due t...

How Do Fiscal and Labor Policies in France Affect Inequality?

How Do Fiscal and Labor Policies in France Affect Inequality? »

Source: How Do Fiscal and Labor Policies in France Affect Inequality?

Volume/Issue: 2016/41

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Raphael Espinoza , and Esther Perez Ruiz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 2016

ISBN: 9781513515960

Keywords: redistribution, market income inequality, labor market policies, fiscal policies, labor, unemployment, minimum wage, workers, income distribution, Personal Income and Wealth Distribution

This paper explores the impact of fiscal and labor market policies on efficiency, inequality, and fiscal outcomes in France. We extend the general equilibrium model calibrated for France by Alla and others (2015),...

Reassessing the Role of State-Owned Enterprises in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe

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Reassessing the Role of State-Owned Enterprises in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe »

Volume/Issue: 2019/11

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Christine Richmond , Dora Benedek , Bobana Cegar , Peter Dohlman , Michelle Hassine , Beata Jajko , Piotr Kopyrski , Maksym Markevych , Jacques Miniane , Francisco Parodi , Gabor Pula , James Roaf , Min Kyu Song , Mariya Sviderskaya , Rima Turk , and Sebastian Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498315142.087

ISBN: 9781498315142

Keywords: Business enterprises, Central and Eastern Europe, Public enterprises, Financial soundness indicators, Real sector, Economic stabilization, Bank credit, Total factor productivity, State-owned enterprises, state-owned banks

The Central, Eastern, and South Eastern European (CESEE) region is ripe for a reassessment of the role of the state in economic activity. The rapid income convergence with Western Europe of the early 2000s was not...

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Greece

IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions with Greece »

Source: Greece : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Greece

Volume/Issue: 2019/73

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302579

Keywords: Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Credit, Unemployment, Labor market flexibility, NPE, European partner, percent of GDP, IMF, ANFA

The economic recovery in Greece is accelerating and broadening. Growth and job creation in Greece are expected to accelerate further in 2019. Public sector financing needs remain manageable under the baseline due t...

Lessons from Successful Labor Market Reformers in Europe

Lessons from Successful Labor Market Reformers in Europe »

Volume/Issue: 2007/1

Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers

Author(s): Anthony Annett

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451975352.003

ISBN: 9781451975352

Keywords: Fiscal adjustment, Europe, Employment, Labor supply, Labor market reforms, Political economy, Wage moderation, Wage bargaining, Tax reductions, labor market

Welfare states can be reformed successfully, and popular support for reforms can be maintained. But this requires an internally consistent package of labor market, fiscal, and product market reforms, including some...

Greece
			: First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Greece

Greece : First Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Greece »

Volume/Issue: 2019/73

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498302579.002

ISBN: 9781498302579

Keywords: Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Credit, Unemployment, Labor market flexibility, NPE, European partner, percent of GDP, IMF, ANFA

The economic recovery in Greece is accelerating and broadening. Growth and job creation in Greece are expected to accelerate further in 2019. Public sector financing needs remain manageable under the baseline due t...

Lifting Euro Area Growth
			: Priorities for Structural Reforms and Governance

Lifting Euro Area Growth : Priorities for Structural Reforms and Governance »

Volume/Issue: 2010/19

Series: IMF Staff Position Notes

Author(s): Luc Everaert , and Céline Allard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 November 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462302109.004

ISBN: 9781462302109

Keywords: Cross country analysis, Economic growth, Euro Area, Europe, Financial sector, Political economy, Services sector, Labor markets, Labor market reforms, Governance

To live up to its growth potential and secure its inclusive social model, the euro area must make better use of its available labor. In the aftermath of the crisis, boosting growth is essential to prevent unemploym...

Deconstructing Job Creation

Deconstructing Job Creation »

Volume/Issue: 1999/109

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Pietro Garibaldi , and Paolo Mauro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 August 1999

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451853193.001

ISBN: 9781451853193

Keywords: job creation, European unemployment, firing costs, employment, jobs, unemployment, employment growth

This paper studies net employment growth across 21 OECD economies in 1980-97, focusing on experiences within the European Union. It finds that sectoral effects can only partially account for differences in job crea...