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Addressing Korea's Long-Term Fiscal Challenges

Addressing Korea's Long-Term Fiscal Challenges »

Source: Addressing Korea's Long-Term Fiscal Challenges

Volume/Issue: 2008/27

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Murtaza Syed , Michael Skaarup , and Tarhan Feyzioglu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2008

ISBN: 9781451868890

Keywords: Korea, Simulation, Sustainability, Tax Reform, General Equilibrium, pension, pension reform, tax rates, pension fund, fiscal policy

Korea is on the verge of an unprecedented demographic shift. In coming decades, rapid aging will transform it from one of the youngest populations in the OECD to among the oldest in record time. In turn, this shift...

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 Growth in the Context of European Integration

Fiscal Policy and Growth in the Context of European Integration »

Source: Fiscal Policy and Growth in the Context of European Integration

Volume/Issue: 2000/133

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paul Masson

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2000

ISBN: 9781451855487

Keywords: fiscal federalism, tax competition, tax rates, fiscal policies, pension, pensions

The paper considers the issue of whether a supranational fiscal policy in Europe is needed, and, if so, what responsibilities it should undertake. The literature on endogenous growth and the principle of subsidiari...

Fiscal Policy Through Time-Varying Tax Rates

Fiscal Policy Through Time-Varying Tax Rates »

Source: Fiscal Policy Through Time-Varying Tax Rates : If and How

Volume/Issue: 2000/170

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Martin Kaufman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 October 2000

ISBN: 9781451858419

Keywords: Counter-cyclical fiscal policy, credit constraint, hyperbolic discounting, tax rate, labor income

This paper investigates if there are circumstances where time-varying tax rates could improve welfare and whether such policy can effectively be implemented in practice. While, in principle, variable taxes could im...

The Fiscal Stance in Sweden

The Fiscal Stance in Sweden »

Source: The Fiscal Stance in Sweden : A Generational Accounting Perspective

Volume/Issue: 1995/105

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christoph John , and Robert Hagemann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1995

ISBN: 9781451947519

Keywords: pension, fiscal policy, tax payments, pensions, public finances

The IMF Working Papers series is designed to make IMF staff research available to a wide audience. Almost 300 Working Papers are released each year, covering a wide range of theoretical and analytical topics, inclu...

France: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

France: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: France : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1998/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 1998

ISBN: 9781451813401

Keywords: tax payments, pension, pensions, tax burden, fiscal policy

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix presents a set of generational accounts to contribute to the assessment of France's long-term fiscal position. The generational accounting framework is outlined,...

France: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

France: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix »

Source: France : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1998/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 1998

ISBN: 9781451813401

Keywords: tax payments, pension, pensions, tax burden, fiscal policy

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix presents a set of generational accounts to contribute to the assessment of France's long-term fiscal position. The generational accounting framework is outlined,...

France: Statistical Appendix

France: Statistical Appendix »

Source: France : Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

Volume/Issue: 1998/1

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 1998

ISBN: 9781451813401

Keywords: tax payments, pension, pensions, tax burden, fiscal policy

This Selected Issues paper and Statistical Appendix presents a set of generational accounts to contribute to the assessment of France's long-term fiscal position. The generational accounting framework is outlined,...

Generational Accounting for France

Generational Accounting for France »

Source: Generational Accounting for France

Volume/Issue: 1998/14

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ousmane Dore , and Joaquim Levy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1998

ISBN: 9781451843095

Keywords: Government Expenditure, Tax Incidence, Budget, Economics of the Elderly, tax payments, pension, pensions, tax burden, fiscal policy

This paper presents the first set of generational accounts prepared for France, illustrating the impact on different generations of current policy settings. It was developed using age profiles of taxes and transfer...

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region »

Source: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region : Macroeconomic Impact of an Aging Population in a Highly Open Economy

Volume/Issue: 2006/87

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lamin Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451863475

Keywords: Productivity Growth, Fiscal Impact, Health Care Costs, pension, health care, elderly, dependency, Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production

Hong Kong SAR's population is aging rapidly. This paper concludes that, without a change in policies, aging could adversely affect growth and living standards. While higher labor productivity growth and increased m...