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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...

The Political Costs of Reforms
			: Fear or Reality?

The Political Costs of Reforms : Fear or Reality? »

Volume/Issue: 2019/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Gabriele Ciminelli , Davide Furceri , Jun Ge , Jonathan Ostry , and Chris Papageorgiou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 October 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513512112.006

ISBN: 9781513512112

Keywords: Real sector, Economic conditions, External sector, Economic policy, Economic reforms, SDN, sector reform, domestic finance, electoral outcome, vote share

The aim of this SDN is to examine whether fear of a political cost associated with economic reforms is justified by the available evidence, and whether there are lessons from how economic policies might be adjusted...

The Political Costs of Reforms: Fear or Reality?1

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Source: The Political Costs of Reforms : Fear or Reality?

Volume/Issue: 2019/8

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Gabriele Ciminelli , Davide Furceri , Jun Ge , Jonathan Ostry , and Chris Papageorgiou

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 October 2019

ISBN: 9781513512112

Keywords: Real sector, Economic conditions, External sector, Economic policy, Economic reforms, SDN, sector reform, domestic finance, electoral outcome, vote share

The aim of this SDN is to examine whether fear of a political cost associated with economic reforms is justified by the available evidence, and whether there are lessons from how economic policies might be adjusted...

Banks' Holdings of Government Securities and Credit to the Private Sector in Emerging Market and Developing Economies

Banks' Holdings of Government Securities and Credit to the Private Sector in Emerging Market and Developing Economies »

Source: Banks' Holdings of Government Securities and Credit to the Private Sector in Emerging Market and Developing Economies

Volume/Issue: 2019/224

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Romain Bouis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 October 2019

ISBN: 9781513512952

Keywords: Financial crises, Central banks, Interest rates on loans, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Monetary statistics, Sovereign debt, credit growth, bank profitability, nonperforming loans, portfolio rebalancing

This paper studies the relationship between banks' holdings of domestic sovereign securities and credit growth to the private sector in emerging market and developing economies. Higher banks' holdings of government...

Banks' Holdings of Government Securities and Credit to the Private Sector in Emerging Market and Developing Economies

Banks' Holdings of Government Securities and Credit to the Private Sector in Emerging Market and Developing Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2019/224

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Romain Bouis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 October 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513512952.001

ISBN: 9781513512952

Keywords: Financial crises, Central banks, Interest rates on loans, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Monetary statistics, Sovereign debt, credit growth, bank profitability, nonperforming loans, portfolio rebalancing

This paper studies the relationship between banks' holdings of domestic sovereign securities and credit growth to the private sector in emerging market and developing economies. Higher banks' holdings of government...

Drivers of Spain's Export Performance and the Role of the Labor Market Reforms1

Drivers of Spain's Export Performance and the Role of the Labor Market Reforms1 »

Source: Drivers of Spain's Export Performance and the Role of the Labor Market Reforms

Volume/Issue: 2018/283

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Salas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484386941

Keywords: Employment, Europe, Export competitiveness, Export growth, Developed countries, Labor market reforms, Spain, Cross-country analysis, Competitiveness, Employment Protection

Spain's export performance strengthened after the global financial crisis, and exports now represent more than a third of GDP. This paper argues that several factors contributed to that achievement: external demand...

Drivers of Spain's Export Performance and the Role of the Labor Market Reforms

Drivers of Spain's Export Performance and the Role of the Labor Market Reforms »

Volume/Issue: 2018/283

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jorge Salas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484386941.001

ISBN: 9781484386941

Keywords: Employment, Europe, Export competitiveness, Export growth, Developed countries, Labor market reforms, Spain, Cross-country analysis, Competitiveness, Employment Protection

Spain's export performance strengthened after the global financial crisis, and exports now represent more than a third of GDP. This paper argues that several factors contributed to that achievement: external demand...

Regional Labor Mobility in Spain

Regional Labor Mobility in Spain »

Volume/Issue: 2018/282

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lucy Qian Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484387764.001

ISBN: 9781484387764

Keywords: Spain, Labor mobility, Europe, interregional migration, regional labor market, gravity, Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence, and Job Search

This paper studies the main factors that explain the low regional mobility in Spain, with a view to identifying policy options at the regional and central level to promote labor mobility. The empirical analysis fin...

Regional Labor Mobility in Spain

Regional Labor Mobility in Spain »

Source: Regional Labor Mobility in Spain

Volume/Issue: 2018/282

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lucy Qian Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484387764

Keywords: Spain, Labor mobility, Europe, interregional migration, regional labor market, gravity, Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence, and Job Search

This paper studies the main factors that explain the low regional mobility in Spain, with a view to identifying policy options at the regional and central level to promote labor mobility. The empirical analysis fin...