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Some Misconceptions about Public Investment Efficiency and Growth

Some Misconceptions about Public Investment Efficiency and Growth »

Volume/Issue: 2015/272

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Berg , Edward Buffie , Catherine Pattillo , Rafael Portillo , Andrea Presbitero , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513589978.001

ISBN: 9781513589978

Keywords: Public investment, Growth, Efficiency, Low-Income Countries, capital, investment, production, Infrastructures, General, Institutions and Growth

We reconsider the macroeconomic implications of public investment efficiency, defined as the ratio between the actual increment to public capital and the amount spent. We show that, in a simple and standard model,...

Some Misconceptions about Public Investment Efficiency and Growth*

Some Misconceptions about Public Investment Efficiency and Growth* »

Source: Some Misconceptions about Public Investment Efficiency and Growth

Volume/Issue: 2015/272

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Berg , Edward Buffie , Catherine Pattillo , Rafael Portillo , Andrea Presbitero , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 2015

ISBN: 9781513589978

Keywords: Public investment, Growth, Efficiency, Low-Income Countries, capital, investment, production, Infrastructures, General, Institutions and Growth

We reconsider the macroeconomic implications of public investment efficiency, defined as the ratio between the actual increment to public capital and the amount spent. We show that, in a simple and standard model,...

The New Normal
			: A Sector-level Perspective on Productivity Trends in Advanced Economies

The New Normal : A Sector-level Perspective on Productivity Trends in Advanced Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2015/3

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Si Guo , Vikram Haksar , Minsuk Kim , Kalpana Kochhar , Kevin Wiseman , and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498334181.006

ISBN: 9781498334181

Keywords: Productivity, structural reforms, growth, structural change, labor, productivity growth, employment, labor productivity, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Government Policy,

Total factor productivity growth was stagnant or slowing in many advanced countries even prior to the crisis. This paper documents sector-level productivity patterns across advanced economies prior to the crisis an...

The New Normal

The New Normal »

Source: The New Normal : A Sector-level Perspective on Productivity Trends in Advanced Economies

Volume/Issue: 2015/3

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , Si Guo , Vikram Haksar , Minsuk Kim , Kalpana Kochhar , Kevin Wiseman , and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 March 2015

ISBN: 9781498334181

Keywords: Productivity, structural reforms, growth, structural change, labor, productivity growth, employment, labor productivity, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Government Policy,

Total factor productivity growth was stagnant or slowing in many advanced countries even prior to the crisis. This paper documents sector-level productivity patterns across advanced economies prior to the crisis an...