Series: Staff Discussion Notes
Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , and Andrew Berg
Publisher: International Organizations Research Journal
Publication Date: 08 April 2011
Keywords: Income distribution, Developed countries, Developing countries, Economic growth, Emerging markets, Poverty reduction, sustainable growth, per capita income, external debt, external shocks
This note raises the IMF's profile on a number of issues related to inequality, unemployment, governance, etc. It builds on earlier empirical work that examined correlations between growth downbreaks/duration of gr...