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People in Economics: Agent Provocateur - talks to Hélène Rey, professor of economics at the London Business School

People in Economics: Agent Provocateur - talks to Hélène Rey, professor of economics at the London Business School »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2015

Volume/Issue: 52/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 2015

ISBN: 9781484371220

Keywords: Finance and Development, development, finance, markets, monetary fund, development goals

This chapter takes stock of the world's development agenda, examining how to best seize this opportunity. Government officials and representatives from civil society organizations, donor groups, and the private sec...

A Quest for Quality: High growth alone will not improve social conditions

A Quest for Quality: High growth alone will not improve social conditions »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2015

Volume/Issue: 52/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 2015

ISBN: 9781484371220

Keywords: Finance and Development, development, finance, markets, monetary fund, development goals

This chapter takes stock of the world's development agenda, examining how to best seize this opportunity. Government officials and representatives from civil society organizations, donor groups, and the private sec...

The Rich and the Great Recession: Focusing on middle-class behavior to explain the boom and bust in the United States may be too narrow

The Rich and the Great Recession: Focusing on middle-class behavior to explain the boom and bust in the United States may be too narrow »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2015

Volume/Issue: 52/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 2015

ISBN: 9781484371220

Keywords: Finance and Development, development, finance, markets, monetary fund, development goals

This chapter takes stock of the world's development agenda, examining how to best seize this opportunity. Government officials and representatives from civil society organizations, donor groups, and the private sec...

Stymied Reform: The move to revamp over-the-counter derivatives markets is progressing, but well behind schedule

Stymied Reform: The move to revamp over-the-counter derivatives markets is progressing, but well behind schedule »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2015

Volume/Issue: 52/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 2015

ISBN: 9781484371220

Keywords: Finance and Development, development, finance, markets, monetary fund, development goals

This chapter takes stock of the world's development agenda, examining how to best seize this opportunity. Government officials and representatives from civil society organizations, donor groups, and the private sec...

The Toll of Terrorism: Terrorists not only exact a direct human cost, they can cause innumerable economic problems too

The Toll of Terrorism: Terrorists not only exact a direct human cost, they can cause innumerable economic problems too »

Source: Finance & Development, June 2015

Volume/Issue: 52/2

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Communications Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 2015

ISBN: 9781484371220

Keywords: Finance and Development, development, finance, markets, monetary fund, development goals

This chapter takes stock of the world's development agenda, examining how to best seize this opportunity. Government officials and representatives from civil society organizations, donor groups, and the private sec...

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting »

Source: A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting

Volume: 2009

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Marc Robinson , and Duncan Last

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2009

ISBN: 9781462320271

Keywords: performance budgeting, expenditure prioritization, manging-for-result, program budgeting, expenditure review, program classification, budget, budgets, budget preparation

This technical note presents a basic model of performance-based budgeting. It describes the characteristics of the model and explains how low-income countries should approach performance-based budgeting. The note e...

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting »

Volume: 09

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Marc Robinson , and Duncan Last

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462320271.005

ISBN: 9781462320271

Keywords: performance budgeting, expenditure prioritization, manging-for-result, program budgeting, expenditure review, program classification, budget, budgets, budget preparation

This technical note presents a basic model of performance-based budgeting. It describes the characteristics of the model and explains how low-income countries should approach performance-based budgeting. The note e...

The Value-Added Tax
			: Its Causes and Consequences

The Value-Added Tax : Its Causes and Consequences »

Volume/Issue: 2007/183

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ben Lockwood , and Michael Keen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451867473.001

ISBN: 9781451867473

Keywords: vat, tax ratio, taxation, tax system, Value-added Tax, Tax Reform,

Has the VAT proved, as its proponents claim, an especially effective form of taxation? To address this, this paper first shows that a tax innovation-such as the introduction of a VAT- reduces the marginal cost of p...

The Value-Added Tax

The Value-Added Tax »

Source: The Value-Added Tax : Its Causes and Consequences

Volume/Issue: 2007/183

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ben Lockwood , and Michael Keen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2007

ISBN: 9781451867473

Keywords: vat, tax ratio, taxation, tax system, Value-added Tax, Tax Reform,

Has the VAT proved, as its proponents claim, an especially effective form of taxation? To address this, this paper first shows that a tax innovation-such as the introduction of a VAT- reduces the marginal cost of p...

Aid and Growth

Aid and Growth »

Source: Finance & Development, September 2005

Volume/Issue: 42/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 September 2005

ISBN: 9781451953985

Keywords: monetary fund, website, inflation, press, facsimile

This paper explores why increased aid flows require economic policymakers to confront some specific issues. Ensuring that increased aid promotes growth and reduces poverty is certainly the most important task. Empi...