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9 Case Studies of Four Large Economies

9 Case Studies of Four Large Economies »

Source: Wage Determination and Incomes Policy in Open Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Anne Braun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1986

ISBN: 9780939934751

Keywords: wage, inflation, wages, wage increases, wage bargaining

Chapters 9 and 10 consist of case studies and some general conclusions on labor market organization and incomes policies since the 1960s in the United Kingdom, Japan, the Federal Republic of Ger...

10 Case Studies of Three Small Economies

10 Case Studies of Three Small Economies »

Source: Wage Determination and Incomes Policy in Open Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Anne Braun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1986

ISBN: 9780939934751

Keywords: wage, inflation, wages, wage increases, wage bargaining

Strongly institutionalized incomes policies have been a persistent feature of economic management in Austria, the Netherlands, and Norway, 1 contributing to the achievement of rea...

Chapter 1 Economic Policy Objectives and Policymaking in the Major Industrial Countries

Chapter 1 Economic Policy Objectives and Policymaking in the Major Industrial Countries »

Source: Economic Policy Coordination : Proceedings of an International Seminar held in Hamburg

Series: Books

Author(s): Wilfried Guth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1988

ISBN: 9781557750259

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, monetary policy, inflation, real exchange rate

Chart A in the 41st OECD Economic Outlook (June 1987), which is reproduced as Chart 1, reflects the traditional approach to the judgment of the quality of economic performance. What are called “the usual obj...

Chapter 3 Empirical Evidence of Effects of Policy Coordination Among Major Industrial Countries Since Rambouillet Summit of 1975

Chapter 3 Empirical Evidence of Effects of Policy Coordination Among Major Industrial Countries Since Rambouillet Summit of 1975 »

Source: Economic Policy Coordination : Proceedings of an International Seminar held in Hamburg

Series: Books

Author(s): Wilfried Guth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1988

ISBN: 9781557750259

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, monetary policy, inflation, real exchange rate

Günter GroBer The past few years have seen renewed efforts at macroeconomic policy coordination among the major industrial countries, and the global turbulences on the equities and e...

Chapter 2 International Adjustment and the Dollar: Policy Illusions and Economic Constraints

Chapter 2 International Adjustment and the Dollar: Policy Illusions and Economic Constraints »

Source: Economic Policy Coordination : Proceedings of an International Seminar held in Hamburg

Series: Books

Author(s): Wilfried Guth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1988

ISBN: 9781557750259

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, monetary policy, inflation, real exchange rate

Areader of the daily press in 1987 and 1988 could easily gain the impression that the finance ministers of the Group of Seven countries think that today’s constellation of exchange rates is an equilibrium co...

Chapter 4 International Coordination of Economic Policies: Scope, Methods, and Effects

Chapter 4 International Coordination of Economic Policies: Scope, Methods, and Effects »

Source: Economic Policy Coordination : Proceedings of an International Seminar held in Hamburg

Series: Books

Author(s): Wilfried Guth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1988

ISBN: 9781557750259

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, monetary policy, inflation, real exchange rate

“Coordination of macroeconomic policies is certainly not easy; maybe it is impossible. But in its absence, I suspect nationalistic solutions will be sought—trade barriers, capital controls, and...

Chapter 5 Summary and Conclusions

Chapter 5 Summary and Conclusions »

Source: Economic Policy Coordination : Proceedings of an International Seminar held in Hamburg

Series: Books

Author(s): Wilfried Guth

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 1988

ISBN: 9781557750259

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange rates, monetary policy, inflation, real exchange rate

Economic Policy Objectives and Policymaking in the Major Industrial Countries Jacques Polak’s stimulating paper on this ambitious subject provided an ideal background for the discuss...

6 Cross-Border Insolvency Issues

6 Cross-Border Insolvency Issues »

Source: Orderly and Effective Insolvency Procedures

Series: Books

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 1999

ISBN: 9781557758200

Keywords: insolvency, creditors, creditor, insolvency law, court

The differences in national insolvency laws have important consequences in the case of enterprises with assets and liabilities in different countries. If a branch of an enterprise located in one country beco...

7 Demand Expansion, Inflation, and Real Output Growth Under Imperfect Competition

7 Demand Expansion, Inflation, and Real Output Growth Under Imperfect Competition »

Source: Wage Determination and Incomes Policy in Open Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): Anne Braun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1986

ISBN: 9780939934751

Keywords: wage, inflation, wages, wage increases, wage bargaining

This chapter discusses certain aspects of the workings of an industrial economy which cause changes in the rate of expansion of nominal demand to be reflected to a varying degree in price changes or in chang...

2. Domestic and Cross-Border Consequences of U.S. Macroeconomic Policies

2. Domestic and Cross-Border Consequences of U.S. Macroeconomic Policies »

Source: Macroeconomic Policies in an Interdependent World

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1989

ISBN: 9781557751119

Keywords: exchange rate, inflation, monetary policy, real exchange rate

Ralph C. Bryant, John F. Helliwell, and Peter Hooper* I. Introduction Sound decisions about economic policies by national governments—and,...