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Fiscal Implications of Government Wage Bill Spending

Fiscal Implications of Government Wage Bill Spending »

Source: Fiscal Implications of Government Wage Bill Spending

Volume/Issue: 2019/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kamil Dybczak , and Mercedes Garcia-Escribano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484392157

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public employment, Public Wages, Government Expenditure, General

This paper discusses the short- and medium-term fiscal implications of government wage bill spending. Working with a sample of 137 advanced, emerging and low-income countries, we use a panel VAR approach to identif...

Fiscal Implications of Government Wage Bill Spending

Fiscal Implications of Government Wage Bill Spending »

Volume/Issue: 2019/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kamil Dybczak , and Mercedes Garcia-Escribano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484392157.001

ISBN: 9781484392157

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Public employment, Public Wages, Government Expenditure, General

This paper discusses the short- and medium-term fiscal implications of government wage bill spending. Working with a sample of 137 advanced, emerging and low-income countries, we use a panel VAR approach to identif...

Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries1

Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries1 »

Source: Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/4

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bernardin Akitoby , Jiro Honda , and Hiroaki Miyamoto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484390054

Keywords: Italy, Japan, Germany, Europe, Canada, Asia and Pacific, France, United Kingdom, United States, Western Hemisphere

Would countercyclical fiscal policy during recessions improve or worsen the gender employment gap? We give an answer to this question by exploring the state-dependent impact of fiscal spending shocks on employment...

Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries

Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2019/4

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bernardin Akitoby , Jiro Honda , and Hiroaki Miyamoto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484390054.001

ISBN: 9781484390054

Keywords: Italy, Japan, Germany, Europe, Canada, Asia and Pacific, France, United Kingdom, United States, Western Hemisphere

Would countercyclical fiscal policy during recessions improve or worsen the gender employment gap? We give an answer to this question by exploring the state-dependent impact of fiscal spending shocks on employment...

Universal Basic Income: Debate and Impact Assessment

Universal Basic Income: Debate and Impact Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2018/273

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Maura Francese , and Delphine Prady

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484388815.001

ISBN: 9781484388815

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Government expenditures and welfare programs, Universal Basic Income, Inequality, Distributional Impact, Fiscal Poicy, Equity, Justice, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

This paper discusses the definition and modelling of a universal basic income (UBI). After clarifying the debate about what a UBI is and presenting the arguments in favor and against, an analytical approach for its...

Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation

Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation »

Volume/Issue: 2018/270

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Manoj Atolia , Prakash Loungani , Helmut Maurer , and Willi Semmler

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484387795.001

ISBN: 9781484387795

Keywords: Climate Change, Fiscal Policy, Optimal Control, Environmental Economics

The Integrated Assessment Model (IAM) has extensively treated the adverse effects of climate change and the appropriate mitigation policy. We extend such a model to include optimal policies for mitigation, adaptati...

Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation

Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation »

Source: Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation

Volume/Issue: 2018/270

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Manoj Atolia , Prakash Loungani , Helmut Maurer , and Willi Semmler

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484387795

Keywords: Climate Change, Fiscal Policy, Optimal Control, Environmental Economics

The Integrated Assessment Model (IAM) has extensively treated the adverse effects of climate change and the appropriate mitigation policy. We extend such a model to include optimal policies for mitigation, adaptati...

Universal Basic Income: Debate and Impact Assessment1

Universal Basic Income: Debate and Impact Assessment1 »

Source: Universal Basic Income: Debate and Impact Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2018/273

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Maura Francese , and Delphine Prady

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484388815

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Government expenditures and welfare programs, Universal Basic Income, Inequality, Distributional Impact, Fiscal Poicy, Equity, Justice, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

This paper discusses the definition and modelling of a universal basic income (UBI). After clarifying the debate about what a UBI is and presenting the arguments in favor and against, an analytical approach for its...

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, but at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. The external environment has become less supportive, with slow...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment...