Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers
Author(s): Peter Isard
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2000
Keywords: Economic models, Fund policies, MULTIMOD, macroeconomic policy analysis, monetary policy, exchange rate, international monetary fund, exchange rate regime, government spending
This paper describes the basic structure, underlying philosophy, and key behavioral properties of MULTIMOD. It also focuses on several recent applications of macromodels in the IMF’s policy analysis, emphasi...