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Fiscal Monitor, October 2018

Managing Public Wealth

This issue presents a new database that shows comprehensive estimates of public sector assets and liabilities for a broad sample of 31 countries.

The ASEAN Way

Sustaining Growth and Stability

The ASEAN Way: Sustaining Growth and Stability

Brazil
			: Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

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Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery »

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484339749.071

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Brazil is at crossroads, emerging slowly from a historic recession that was preceded by a huge economic boom. Reasons for the historic bust following a boom are manifold. Policy mistakes were an important contribut...

Back Matter

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Back Matter »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Brazil is at crossroads, emerging slowly from a historic recession that was preceded by a huge economic boom. Reasons for the historic bust following a boom are manifold. Policy mistakes were an important contribut...

Front Matter

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Front Matter »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Brazil is at crossroads, emerging slowly from a historic recession that was preceded by a huge economic boom. Reasons for the historic bust following a boom are manifold. Policy mistakes were an important contribut...

Chapter 2 An Eventful Two Decades of Reforms, Economic Boom, and a Historic Crisis

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Chapter 2 An Eventful Two Decades of Reforms, Economic Boom, and a Historic Crisis »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Introduction After ending hyperinflation in the early 1990s, Brazil embarked on a remarkable economic journey at the beginning of this century. The first part of this chapter reviews...

Chapter 6 Brazil in the New World Economic Order

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Chapter 6 Brazil in the New World Economic Order »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Brazil is one of the most closed economies in the world; it has comparatively high import tariffs, numerous local-content programs, and few and shallow trade agreeme...

Chapter 4 Brazil’s Productivity Challenge: Structural Change versus Economy-Wide Innovation-Based Improvements

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Chapter 4 Brazil’s Productivity Challenge: Structural Change versus Economy-Wide Innovation-Based Improvements »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Brazil’s productivity growth over the past several decades has been uninspiring. Low productivity is pervasive across all sectors of the economy and cannot be attrib...

Chapter 18 Corruption in Emerging Market Economies: How Does Brazil Fare?

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Chapter 18 Corruption in Emerging Market Economies: How Does Brazil Fare? »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Countries in Latin America compare unfavorably with advanced economies in terms of perceptions of corruption, but there is significant variation within the region. B...

Chapter 3 Current Constraints on Growth

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Chapter 3 Current Constraints on Growth »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

After ranking among the world’s top-performing economies for most of the 20th century, in the early 1980s Brazil entered a long cycle of low and volatile growth that...

Chapter 16 Earmarked Credit and Public Banks

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Chapter 16 Earmarked Credit and Public Banks »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Credit market interventions in Brazil have not delivered the economic benefits they were designed for and have led to high fiscal costs. Macro instability historical...

Chapter 11 Fiscal Challenges of Population Aging in Brazil

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Chapter 11 Fiscal Challenges of Population Aging in Brazil »

Source: Brazil : Boom, Bust, and Road to Recovery

Series: Books

Author(s): Antonio Spilimbergo , and Krishna Srinivasan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2019

ISBN: 9781484339749

Keywords: Brazil, Corruption, Economic conditions, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Trade, economic history

Brazil’s population is aging. Declining fertility rates and increasing life expectancy are important drivers of demographic changes in Brazil and Latin America, cont...