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Appendix Data, Sources, and Methods

Appendix Data, Sources, and Methods »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

Table A1. List of Economies in the Sample Low Income Middle Income...

I Overview

I Overview »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

Economic policy agendas in member countries—even as they have been dominated over the past year by the response to the global financial crisis—will, going forward, increasingly need to refocus on core issues...

II Introduction

II Introduction »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

Even though economic policies in both developed and developing countries have been dominated for much of the past year by the response to the global financial crisis, going forward, countries wi...

III Structural Reforms: Measurement and Trends

III Structural Reforms: Measurement and Trends »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

Structural reforms are a more elusive concept to measure than, say, the tenor of standard macroeconomic policies, where gauges—interest rates, liquidity measures, or the budgetary balance—are typically readi...

IV Determinants of Structural Reforms

IV Determinants of Structural Reforms »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

The political economy literature has tended to emphasize that special interests, motivated by a desire to protect rents, may act to block the introduction of reforms that are beneficial for society at large....

Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589068186.084

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

This volume examines the impact on economic performance of structural policies-policies that increase the role of market forces and competition in the economy, while maintaining appropriate regulatory frameworks. T...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

This volume examines the impact on economic performance of structural policies-policies that increase the role of market forces and competition in the economy, while maintaining appropriate regulatory frameworks. T...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

This volume examines the impact on economic performance of structural policies-policies that increase the role of market forces and competition in the economy, while maintaining appropriate regulatory frameworks. T...

V Structural Reforms and Economic Growth

V Structural Reforms and Economic Growth »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

There is a broad consensus in the literature that structural reforms, and in particular measures aimed at promoting domestic financial development and trade liberalization, can be important components of a s...

VI Sequencing Real and Financial Sector Reforms

VI Sequencing Real and Financial Sector Reforms »

Source: Structural Reforms and Economic Performance in Advanced and Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Alessandro Prati , and Antonio Spilimbergo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 October 2009

ISBN: 9781589068186

Keywords: Economic growth, Economic reforms, Financial sector, Developing countries, Developed countries, Capital account liberalization, Structural adjustment, Terms of trade, domestic financial sector, trade liberalization

The analysis so far has considered the impact of individual reforms, rather than packages of multiple reforms, on economic growth. In practice, policymakers will wish to act on the basis of a re...