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A Framework to Assess the Effectiveness of IMF Technical Assistance in National Accounts1

A Framework to Assess the Effectiveness of IMF Technical Assistance in National Accounts1 »

Source: A Framework to Assess the Effectiveness of IMF Technical Assistance in National Accounts

Volume/Issue: 2009/269

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gonzalo Pastor

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

ISBN: 9781451874143

Keywords: National accounts data &;amp;#x0026; methodology, technical assistance effectiveness, technical assistance evaluation, national accounts, national accounts data, country teams, data collection, data sources, Methodology,

This paper analyzes the effectiveness of technical assistance provided by AFRITAC West (AFW) in the area of national accounts using the Fund's Technical Assistance Information Management System (TAIMS). The challen...

A Framework to Assess the Effectiveness of IMF Technical Assistance in National Accounts

A Framework to Assess the Effectiveness of IMF Technical Assistance in National Accounts »

Volume/Issue: 2009/269

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gonzalo Pastor

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451874143.001

ISBN: 9781451874143

Keywords: National accounts data &;amp;#x0026; methodology, technical assistance effectiveness, technical assistance evaluation, national accounts, national accounts data, country teams, data collection, data sources, Methodology,

This paper analyzes the effectiveness of technical assistance provided by AFRITAC West (AFW) in the area of national accounts using the Fund's Technical Assistance Information Management System (TAIMS). The challen...

A Multi-industry Model of Growth with Financing Constraints

A Multi-industry Model of Growth with Financing Constraints »

Volume/Issue: 2009/119

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anna Ilyina , and Roberto Samaniego

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451872668.001

ISBN: 9781451872668

Keywords: Financial development, industry growth, R&;amp;#x0026;D intensity, external finance dependence, convergence dynamics, structural change, r &;amp; d, r &;amp; d intensity, equation, r &;amp; d intensive industries

This paper develops a multi-industry growth model in which firms require external funds to conduct productivity-enhancing R&D. The cost of research is industry-specific. The tightness of financing constraints depen...

The Impact of Research and Development Tax Incentives on Colombia's Manufacturing Sector
			: What Difference Do They Make?

The Impact of Research and Development Tax Incentives on Colombia's Manufacturing Sector : What Difference Do They Make? »

Volume/Issue: 2008/178

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Valerie Mercer-Blackman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451870367.001

ISBN: 9781451870367

Keywords: research and development, R&;amp;#x0026;D capital, r &;amp; d, r &;amp; d investment, deduction, survey, r &;amp; d tax, D capital,

Do tax incentives for science and technology stimulate additional investment? We use detailed data on applications and acceptances for R&D tax incentives, a special survey, and for the first time, the science and t...

International R&D Spillovers and Institutions

International R&D Spillovers and Institutions »

Volume/Issue: 2008/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexander Hoffmaister , David Coe , and Elhanan Helpman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451869651.001

ISBN: 9781451869651

Keywords: R&;amp;#x0026;D, Institutions, r &;amp; d, foreign r &;amp; d, cointegration, r &;amp; d spillovers, domestic r &;amp; d,

The empirical analysis in "International R&D Spillovers" (Coe and Helpman, 1995) is first revisited by applying modern panel cointegration estimation techniques to an expanded data set that we have constructed for...

J-Curve of Productivity and Growth
			: Indian Manufacturing Post-Liberalization

J-Curve of Productivity and Growth : Indian Manufacturing Post-Liberalization »

Volume/Issue: 2011/163

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Arvind Virmani , and Danish Hashim

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455298730.001

ISBN: 9781455298730

Keywords: Indian manufacturing, productivity &;amp;#x0026; output growth, J-curve hypothesis, productivity growth, output growth, manufacturing sector, import liberalization, manufacturing industries, One, Two

Most estimates of Indian manufacturing productivity find a slowdown in the 1990s. This has puzzled analysts, given that 1990s reforms were deeper and wider than the 1980s reforms that raised the growth rate of the...

Technology and Finance

Technology and Finance »

Volume/Issue: 2008/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anna Ilyina , and Roberto Samaniego

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451870404.001

ISBN: 9781451870404

Keywords: Technology, financial development, external finance dependence, industry growth, R&;amp;#x0026;D intensity, investment lumpiness, r &;amp; d, correlations, r &;amp; d intensity, standard errors

The benefits from financial development are known to vary across industries. However, no systematic effort has been made to determine the technological characteristics that are shared by industries that tend to gro...

Productivity Growth, Technological Convergence, RandD, Trade, and Labor Markets
			: Evidence From the French Manufacturing Sector

Productivity Growth, Technological Convergence, RandD, Trade, and Labor Markets : Evidence From the French Manufacturing Sector »

Volume/Issue: 2006/230

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tehmina S. Khan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451864908.001

ISBN: 9781451864908

Keywords: Total factor productivity (TFP), Research and Development (R&;amp;#x0026;D), Technological convergence, tfp, r &;amp; d, total factor productivity, growth rate, growth rates, Comparative Studies of Countries,

Total factor productivity (TFP) of 14 manufacturing sectors in France has kept up with that of the United States during 1980-2002 and remained well above that of the United Kingdom. Estimates using a dynamic panel...

The Impact of Research and Development Tax Incentives on Colombia's Manufacturing Sector

The Impact of Research and Development Tax Incentives on Colombia's Manufacturing Sector »

Source: The Impact of Research and Development Tax Incentives on Colombia's Manufacturing Sector : What Difference Do They Make?

Volume/Issue: 2008/178

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Valerie Mercer-Blackman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2008

ISBN: 9781451870367

Keywords: research and development, R&;amp;#x0026;D capital, r &;amp; d, r &;amp; d investment, deduction, survey, r &;amp; d tax, D capital,

Do tax incentives for science and technology stimulate additional investment? We use detailed data on applications and acceptances for R&D tax incentives, a special survey, and for the first time, the science and t...

International R&D Spillovers and Institutions

International R&D Spillovers and Institutions »

Source: International R&D Spillovers and Institutions

Volume/Issue: 2008/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexander Hoffmaister , David Coe , and Elhanan Helpman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2008

ISBN: 9781451869651

Keywords: R&;amp;#x0026;D, Institutions, r &;amp; d, foreign r &;amp; d, cointegration, r &;amp; d spillovers, domestic r &;amp; d,

The empirical analysis in "International R&D Spillovers" (Coe and Helpman, 1995) is first revisited by applying modern panel cointegration estimation techniques to an expanded data set that we have constructed for...