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The Cyclical and Long-Term Behavior of Government Expenditures in Developing Countries

The Cyclical and Long-Term Behavior of Government Expenditures in Developing Countries »

Source: The Cyclical and Long-Term Behavior of Government Expenditures in Developing Countries

Volume/Issue: 2004/202

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriela Inchauste , Bernardin Akitoby , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2004

ISBN: 9781451874433

Keywords: Wagner&;amp;#x2019;s law, government spending, public spending, public finance, National Government Expenditures and Related Policies: General, National Budget, Deficit, and Debt: General,

We examine the short- and long-term movements of government spending relative to output in 51 countries. We find that in the short term, the main components of government spending increase with output in about half...

2. Developments in the Global Economy and Financial Markets

2. Developments in the Global Economy and Financial Markets »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2014 : From stabilization to sustainable growth

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2014

ISBN: 9781498315357

Keywords: Annual reports, Administrative and Capital budgets, Bilateral surveillance, External training programs, Executive Board, Financial sector surveillance, IMF, IMF Finance, IMF Lending, Fund budget

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5. Finances, Organization, and Accountability

5. Finances, Organization, and Accountability »

Source: International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2014 : From stabilization to sustainable growth

Series: Annual Report of the Executive Board

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Secretary's Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2014

ISBN: 9781498315357

Keywords: Annual reports, Administrative and Capital budgets, Bilateral surveillance, External training programs, Executive Board, Financial sector surveillance, IMF, IMF Finance, IMF Lending, Fund budget

Managing Director Christine Lagarde addresses the Development Committee in April 2014 Signage highlights the theme for the Spring Meetin...

Fiscal Consolidation in Southeastern European Countries

Fiscal Consolidation in Southeastern European Countries »

Source: Fiscal Consolidation in Southeastern European Countries : The Role of Budget Institutions

Volume/Issue: 2012/113

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Brian Olden , Duncan Last , Sami Yläoutinen , and Carla Sateriale

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2012

ISBN: 9781475503340

Keywords: Southeastern Europe, Budget Institutions, budget process, fiscal objectives, fiscal performance, public finances, National Budget, Deficit, and Debt: General, National Budget

This paper assesses the relative strengths and weaknesses of fiscal institutions in ten Southeastern European countries, using recent benchmarking methodologies developed by FAD. The assessment evaluates each count...

A Fiscal Indicator for Assessing First and Second Pillar Pension Reforms1

A Fiscal Indicator for Assessing First and Second Pillar Pension Reforms1 »

Source: A Fiscal Indicator for Assessing First and Second Pillar Pension Reforms

Volume/Issue: 2011/9

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Mauricio Soto , Frank Eich , and Benedict Clements

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781463926571

Keywords: Fiscal policy, explicit and implicit government debt, pension obligations and reforms, population aging, pension, budget balance, pension reforms, public finances, pension obligations,

Staff Discussion Notes showcase the latest policy-related analysis and research being developed by individual IMF staff and are published to elicit comment and to further debate. These papers are generally brief an...

Fiscal Policy and Financial Development

Fiscal Policy and Financial Development »

Source: Fiscal Policy and Financial Development

Volume/Issue: 2006/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): David Hauner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451862867

Keywords: Bank efficiency, bank profitability, financial development, public sector, banking, banking sector, bank credit, bank borrowing, National Budget, Deficit

We examine the effects of public sector borrowing from the domestic banking system on financial development in middle-income countries. While these countries' external debt has been falling, the share of bank credi...

Growth Forecast Errors and  Fiscal Multipliers

Growth Forecast Errors and Fiscal Multipliers »

Source: Growth Forecast Errors and Fiscal Multipliers

Volume/Issue: 2013/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olivier Blanchard , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2013

ISBN: 9781475576443

Keywords: government expenditure, output fluctuations, fiscal consolidation, fiscal multipliers, growth forecast, fiscal balance, General, General, Forecasts of Budgets, Deficits

This paper investigates the relation between growth forecast errors and planned fiscal consolidation during the crisis. We find that, in advanced economies, stronger planned fiscal consolidation has been associated...

IMF Approves 18-month, US$383 Million Stand-By Credit to Romania

IMF Approves 18-month, US$383 Million Stand-By Credit to Romania »

Source: Romania : Request for a Stand-By Arrangement

Volume/Issue: 2001/204

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 November 2001

ISBN: 9781451832761

Keywords: budget, debt, deficit, interest, public sector

Romania showed progress in stabilization and reform, facilitated by substantial fiscal and external adjustments, under the Stand-By Arrangement. Executive Directors commended these developments, and emphasized the...

IMF Approves US$109 Million Credit Tranche Under Stand-By Arrangement to Romania

IMF Approves US$109 Million Credit Tranche Under Stand-By Arrangement to Romania »

Source: Romania : First and Second Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waivers, and Modification of Performance Criterion

Volume/Issue: 2002/194

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2002

ISBN: 9781451832723

Keywords: debt, deficit, budget, interest, budgets

This paper assesses Romania's First and Second Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), Request for Waivers, and Modification of Performance Criterion. The authorities have so far achieved the main macroeconom...

IMF Approves US$76 Million Disbursement Under Stand-By Credit with Romania

IMF Approves US$76 Million Disbursement Under Stand-By Credit with Romania »

Source: Romania : Third Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and Request for Waiver of Performance Criterion

Volume/Issue: 2003/123

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 May 2003

ISBN: 9781451832815

Keywords: budget, debt, interest, deficit, balance of payments

This paper assesses Romania's Third Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement and a Request for Waiver of Performance Criterion. Romania's macroeconomic performance continued to be favorable, but slippages in wage poli...