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Effectiveness and Equity in Social Spending - The Case of Spain

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Source: Effectiveness and Equity in Social Spending - The Case of Spain

Volume/Issue: 2020/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Svetlana Vtyurina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526003

Keywords: Social indicators, Cost of living, National income, Financial crises, Economic growth, Social Protection Expenditure, Redistribution, Spending Efficiency, Spain, WP

Spain is experiencing sustained economic and social disparities in several areas. Social spending policies have a heightened responsibility to respond but are challenged by high public debt and pressures from an ag...

Effectiveness and Equity in Social Spending - The Case of Spain

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Effectiveness and Equity in Social Spending - The Case of Spain »

Volume/Issue: 2020/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Svetlana Vtyurina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526003.001

ISBN: 9781513526003

Keywords: Social indicators, Cost of living, National income, Financial crises, Economic growth, Social Protection Expenditure, Redistribution, Spending Efficiency, Spain, WP

Spain is experiencing sustained economic and social disparities in several areas. Social spending policies have a heightened responsibility to respond but are challenged by high public debt and pressures from an ag...

Finland

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Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/6

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526232

Keywords: Marginal effective tax rate, Tax rates, Tax reforms, Effective tax rate, Income distribution, ISCR, CR, out-of-work, benefit system, employment rate

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Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2020/6

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526232.002

ISBN: 9781513526232

Keywords: Marginal effective tax rate, Tax rates, Tax reforms, Effective tax rate, Income distribution, ISCR, CR, out-of-work, benefit system, employment rate

Selected Issues...

Automation, Skills and the Future of Work: What do Workers Think?1

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Source: Automation, Skills and the Future of Work: What do Workers Think?

Volume/Issue: 2019/288

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Mulas-Granados , Richard Varghese , Vizhdan Boranova , Alice deChalendar , and Judith Wallenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513519906

Keywords: Labor market characteristics, Labor market regulations, Unemployment, Social welfare programs, Labor markets, Automation, Future of Work, Robotization, Education, Reskilling

We exploit a survey data set that contains information on how 11,000 workers across advanced and emerging market economies perceive the main forces shaping the future of work. In general, workers feel more positive...

Automation, Skills and the Future of Work: What do Workers Think?

Automation, Skills and the Future of Work: What do Workers Think? »

Volume/Issue: 2019/288

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Carlos Mulas-Granados , Richard Varghese , Vizhdan Boranova , Alice deChalendar , and Judith Wallenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 December 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519906.001

ISBN: 9781513519906

Keywords: Labor market characteristics, Labor market regulations, Unemployment, Social welfare programs, Labor markets, Automation, Future of Work, Robotization, Education, Reskilling

We exploit a survey data set that contains information on how 11,000 workers across advanced and emerging market economies perceive the main forces shaping the future of work. In general, workers feel more positive...

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 2019/257

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Alvarez , and Cian Ruane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513519920.001

ISBN: 9781513519920

Keywords: Social safety nets, Economic conditions, Informal sector, Social security, Labor costs, Informality, Misallocation, Productivity, Growth, Mexico.

We assess the aggregate productivity impact of distortions arising from labor regulations in Mexico and how they interact with informality. Using employment surveys and a firm-level economic census, we document a n...

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico

Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico »

Source: Informality and Aggregate Productivity: The Case of Mexico

Volume/Issue: 2019/257

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Alvarez , and Cian Ruane

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513519920

Keywords: Social safety nets, Economic conditions, Informal sector, Social security, Labor costs, Informality, Misallocation, Productivity, Growth, Mexico.

We assess the aggregate productivity impact of distortions arising from labor regulations in Mexico and how they interact with informality. Using employment surveys and a firm-level economic census, we document a n...

Ukraine
			: Technical Assistance Report-Enhancing the Medium-Term Budget Framework and Preparing Expenditure Baseline

Ukraine : Technical Assistance Report-Enhancing the Medium-Term Budget Framework and Preparing Expenditure Baseline »

Volume/Issue: 2019/353

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513521084.002

ISBN: 9781513521084

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Price indexes, Budget estimates, Fiscal space, Budgetary process, ISCR, CR, medium-term, budget process, baseline

Ukraine has made good progress over the past three years in implementing reforms to strengthen medium-term budget planning and improve the quality of public spending. Following amendments to the Budget Code in late...

Ukraine

Ukraine »

Source: Ukraine : Technical Assistance Report-Enhancing the Medium-Term Budget Framework and Preparing Expenditure Baseline

Volume/Issue: 2019/353

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2019

ISBN: 9781513521084

Keywords: Fiscal policy, Price indexes, Budget estimates, Fiscal space, Budgetary process, ISCR, CR, medium-term, budget process, baseline

Ukraine has made good progress over the past three years in implementing reforms to strengthen medium-term budget planning and improve the quality of public spending. Following amendments to the Budget Code in late...