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The Impact of r-g on the Euro-Area Government Spending Multiplier

The Impact of r-g on the Euro-Area Government Spending Multiplier »

Volume/Issue: 2021/039

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mario di Serio , Matteo Fragetta , and Giovanni Melina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513569512.001

ISBN: 9781513569512

Keywords: Expenditure, Public debt, Fiscal multipliers, Business cycles, Fiscal stance, Fiscal multiplier, Panel VAR, Factor models, Euro Area, r-g.

We compute government spending multipliers for the Euro Area (EA) contingent on the interestgrowth differential, the so-called r-g. Whether the fiscal shock occurs when r-g is positive or negative matters for the s...

The Impact of r-g on the Euro-Area Government Spending Multiplier*

The Impact of r-g on the Euro-Area Government Spending Multiplier* »

Source: The Impact of r-g on the Euro-Area Government Spending Multiplier

Volume/Issue: 2021/039

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Mario di Serio , Matteo Fragetta , and Giovanni Melina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2021

ISBN: 9781513569512

Keywords: Expenditure, Public debt, Fiscal multipliers, Business cycles, Fiscal stance, Fiscal multiplier, Panel VAR, Factor models, Euro Area, r-g.

We compute government spending multipliers for the Euro Area (EA) contingent on the interestgrowth differential, the so-called r-g. Whether the fiscal shock occurs when r-g is positive or negative matters for the s...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT)

Volume/Issue: 2020/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535838

Keywords: Real sector, Money laundering, Central banks, Development policy, Financial services, ISCR, CR, AML, CFT, VAs

This Technical Note sets out the findings and recommendations made in the context of the 2019 Financial Sector Assessment Program for Austria in the areas of Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrori...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Bank Resolution and Crisis Management

Volume/Issue: 2020/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535791

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial markets, Central banks, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, MOF

This technical note on Austria focuses on bank resolution and crisis management. This note assesses and makes recommendations regarding bank resolution and crisis management arrangements. The scope of the assessmen...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools

Volume/Issue: 2020/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535814

Keywords: Financial crises, Real sector, Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, Austrian bank

This technical note assesses strengths and weaknesses of the macroprudential policy framework in Austria and provides policy recommendations. Financial sector resilience in Austria has improved significantly since...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Financial Stability Analysis, Stress Testing, and Interconnectedness

Volume/Issue: 2020/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535852

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Real sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial services, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, Austrian bank, central institution

This technical note on Austria presents the Financial Stability analysis, stress testing, and interconnectedness. Austria's banking sector presents unique structural vulnerabilities. Private credit growth has suppo...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector-Regulation, Supervision, Recovery, and Resolution Regime Prospects

Volume/Issue: 2020/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535807

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Financial crises, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, insurer, solvency

This review provides an update on the Austrian insurance sector and an analysis of certain key aspects of the regulatory and supervisory regime. The note analyzes regulation and supervision in relation to key issue...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Banking Oversight

Volume/Issue: 2020/67

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

ISBN: 9781513535869

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial services, Financial markets, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, OeNB, related party

This paper on Austria includes a targeted review of banking regulation and supervision, with a focus on topics related to the supervision of less significant institutions. The national transposition and implementat...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT)

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) »

Volume/Issue: 2020/65

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535838.002

ISBN: 9781513535838

Keywords: Real sector, Money laundering, Central banks, Development policy, Financial services, ISCR, CR, AML, CFT, VAs

This Technical Note sets out the findings and recommendations made in the context of the 2019 Financial Sector Assessment Program for Austria in the areas of Anti-Money Laundering/Combating the Financing of Terrori...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Bank Resolution and Crisis Management

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Bank Resolution and Crisis Management »

Volume/Issue: 2020/62

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535791.002

ISBN: 9781513535791

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial markets, Central banks, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, MOF

This technical note on Austria focuses on bank resolution and crisis management. This note assesses and makes recommendations regarding bank resolution and crisis management arrangements. The scope of the assessmen...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Banking Oversight

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Banking Oversight »

Volume/Issue: 2020/67

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535869.002

ISBN: 9781513535869

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial services, Financial markets, Central banks, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, OeNB, related party

This paper on Austria includes a targeted review of banking regulation and supervision, with a focus on topics related to the supervision of less significant institutions. The national transposition and implementat...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Financial Stability Analysis, Stress Testing, and Interconnectedness

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Financial Stability Analysis, Stress Testing, and Interconnectedness »

Volume/Issue: 2020/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535852.002

ISBN: 9781513535852

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Real sector, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial services, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, Austrian bank, central institution

This technical note on Austria presents the Financial Stability analysis, stress testing, and interconnectedness. Austria's banking sector presents unique structural vulnerabilities. Private credit growth has suppo...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector-Regulation, Supervision, Recovery, and Resolution Regime Prospects

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector-Regulation, Supervision, Recovery, and Resolution Regime Prospects »

Volume/Issue: 2020/63

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535807.002

ISBN: 9781513535807

Keywords: Financial regulation and supervision, Financial crises, Financial markets, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, ISCR, CR, FMA, insurer, solvency

This review provides an update on the Austrian insurance sector and an analysis of certain key aspects of the regulatory and supervisory regime. The note analyzes regulation and supervision in relation to key issue...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Macroprudential Policy Framework and Tools »

Volume/Issue: 2020/64

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 March 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513535814.002

ISBN: 9781513535814

Keywords: Financial crises, Real sector, Financial markets, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial systems, ISCR, CR, OeNB, FMA, Austrian bank

This technical note assesses strengths and weaknesses of the macroprudential policy framework in Austria and provides policy recommendations. Financial sector resilience in Austria has improved significantly since...

Austria: Financial System Stability Assessment—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Austria: Financial System Stability Assessment—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria »

Source: Austria : Financial Stability Assessment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2020/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513528786

Keywords: Real sector, Financial systems, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial sector oversight, ISCR, CR, OeNB, AML, FMA

This paper presents Austria's 2019 Financial System Stability Assessment. The Austrian authorities have proactively strengthened the financial stability framework since the previous Financial Sector Assessment Prog...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Austria’s 2019 Financial System Stability Assessment

IMF Executive Board Concludes Austria’s 2019 Financial System Stability Assessment »

Source: Austria : Financial Stability Assessment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2020/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2020

ISBN: 9781513528786

Keywords: Real sector, Financial systems, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial sector oversight, ISCR, CR, OeNB, AML, FMA

This paper presents Austria's 2019 Financial System Stability Assessment. The Austrian authorities have proactively strengthened the financial stability framework since the previous Financial Sector Assessment Prog...

Austria
			: Financial Stability Assessment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Austria : Financial Stability Assessment-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria »

Volume/Issue: 2020/35

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513528786.002

ISBN: 9781513528786

Keywords: Real sector, Financial systems, Financial institutions, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Financial sector oversight, ISCR, CR, OeNB, AML, FMA

This paper presents Austria's 2019 Financial System Stability Assessment. The Austrian authorities have proactively strengthened the financial stability framework since the previous Financial Sector Assessment Prog...

Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries

Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2020/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Izabela Karpowicz , and Nujin Suphaphiphat

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513527918.001

ISBN: 9781513527918

Keywords: Total factor productivity, Real sector, Gross domestic product, Labor productivity, Financial crises, Productivity, firms, GVC, WP, TFP

Advanced economies have been witnessing a pronounced slowdown of productivity growth since the global financial crisis that is accompanied in recent years by a withdrawal from trade integration processes. We study...

Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries

Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries »

Source: Productivity Growth and Value Chains in Four European Countries

Volume/Issue: 2020/18

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Izabela Karpowicz , and Nujin Suphaphiphat

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513527918

Keywords: Total factor productivity, Real sector, Gross domestic product, Labor productivity, Financial crises, Productivity, firms, GVC, WP, TFP

Advanced economies have been witnessing a pronounced slowdown of productivity growth since the global financial crisis that is accompanied in recent years by a withdrawal from trade integration processes. We study...

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, but at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. The external environment has become less supportive, with slow...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment...

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

This chapter documents the increasing use of macroprudential policies (MaPPs) in Europe in recent years to build financial resilience, contain general and sectoral credit growth, an...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe
			: Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375402.086

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

Austria: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Austria: 2018 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria »

Source: Austria : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2018/272

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375846

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Unemployment, Fiscal sustainability, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that Austria's economic recovery is strong and broad-based. Following several years of slow growth, Austria's output picked up markedly in 2017, and through early-2018....

Austria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Austria: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Austria : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2018/272

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375846

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Unemployment, Fiscal sustainability, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that Austria's economic recovery is strong and broad-based. Following several years of slow growth, Austria's output picked up markedly in 2017, and through early-2018....

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Austria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Austria »

Source: Austria : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2018/272

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375846

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Unemployment, Fiscal sustainability, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that Austria's economic recovery is strong and broad-based. Following several years of slow growth, Austria's output picked up markedly in 2017, and through early-2018....

Austria
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Austria : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria »

Volume/Issue: 2018/272

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375846.002

ISBN: 9781484375846

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Unemployment, Fiscal sustainability, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that Austria's economic recovery is strong and broad-based. Following several years of slow growth, Austria's output picked up markedly in 2017, and through early-2018....

Statement by Mr. Christian Just, Alternate Executive Director for Austria September 10, 2018

Statement by Mr. Christian Just, Alternate Executive Director for Austria September 10, 2018 »

Source: Austria : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2018/272

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2018

ISBN: 9781484375846

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Unemployment, Fiscal sustainability, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that Austria's economic recovery is strong and broad-based. Following several years of slow growth, Austria's output picked up markedly in 2017, and through early-2018....

Austria: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Austria: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation »

Source: Austria : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Volume/Issue: 2018/193

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484363812

Keywords: Fiscal transparency, Fiscal reporting, Fiscal policy, Fiscal risk, Public sector, Budgeting, Risk management

This paper evaluates the state of fiscal transparency in Austria. Austria has built strong fiscal institutions over the past decade, notably through the budget reforms introduced in 2009 and 2013, which have signif...

IMF Publishes Fiscal Transparency Evaluation for Austria

IMF Publishes Fiscal Transparency Evaluation for Austria »

Source: Austria : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Volume/Issue: 2018/193

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484363812

Keywords: Fiscal transparency, Fiscal reporting, Fiscal policy, Fiscal risk, Public sector, Budgeting, Risk management

This paper evaluates the state of fiscal transparency in Austria. Austria has built strong fiscal institutions over the past decade, notably through the budget reforms introduced in 2009 and 2013, which have signif...

Austria
			: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Austria : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation »

Volume/Issue: 2018/193

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484363812.002

ISBN: 9781484363812

Keywords: Fiscal transparency, Fiscal reporting, Fiscal policy, Fiscal risk, Public sector, Budgeting, Risk management

This paper evaluates the state of fiscal transparency in Austria. Austria has built strong fiscal institutions over the past decade, notably through the budget reforms introduced in 2009 and 2013, which have signif...

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area »

Volume/Issue: 2018/3

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Helge Berger , Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484340424.087

ISBN: 9781484340424

Keywords: Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Monetary unions, Spain, Italy, Fiscal policy, France, Germany, Greece

The paper makes an analytical contribution to the revived discussion about the euro area's institutional setup. After significant progress during the euro crisis, the drive to complete Europe's Economic and Monetar...

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area »

Source: Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area

Volume/Issue: 2018/3

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Helge Berger , Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484340424

Keywords: Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Monetary unions, Spain, Italy, Fiscal policy, France, Germany, Greece

The paper makes an analytical contribution to the revived discussion about the euro area's institutional setup. After significant progress during the euro crisis, the drive to complete Europe's Economic and Monetar...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria : Austria: Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573176

Keywords: Europe, Austria

This Selected Issues paper discusses structural and fiscal reforms in Austria that could increase potential output. Structural measures focused on further liberalization of professional services, and lowering of th...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria : Austria: Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573176

Keywords: Europe, Austria

This Selected Issues paper discusses structural and fiscal reforms in Austria that could increase potential output. Structural measures focused on further liberalization of professional services, and lowering of th...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Austria: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Austria : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2017/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573169

Keywords: Austria, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economic recovery in Austria has strengthened in 2016. GDP growth in 2016 is estimated at 1.4 percent, an improvement over the average growth of 0.6 percent in...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Austria: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Austria : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2017/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573169

Keywords: Austria, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economic recovery in Austria has strengthened in 2016. GDP growth in 2016 is estimated at 1.4 percent, an improvement over the average growth of 0.6 percent in...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Austria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Austria »

Source: Austria : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2017/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475573169

Keywords: Austria, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economic recovery in Austria has strengthened in 2016. GDP growth in 2016 is estimated at 1.4 percent, an improvement over the average growth of 0.6 percent in...

Austria
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report for Austria

Austria : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report for Austria »

Volume/Issue: 2017/26

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475573169.002

ISBN: 9781475573169

Keywords: Austria, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economic recovery in Austria has strengthened in 2016. GDP growth in 2016 is estimated at 1.4 percent, an improvement over the average growth of 0.6 percent in...

Austria
			: Austria: Selected Issues

Austria : Austria: Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 February 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475573176.002

ISBN: 9781475573176

Keywords: Europe, Austria

This Selected Issues paper discusses structural and fiscal reforms in Austria that could increase potential output. Structural measures focused on further liberalization of professional services, and lowering of th...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498328210

Keywords: health, tax, expenditure, risks, monetary fund, Austria, Europe

This paper reviews two main issues pertaining to Austrian economy: (1) Austria's long-term fiscal sustainability in light of current tax and expenditure trends, and (2) Austria's macroeconomic challenges and opport...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498328210

Keywords: health, tax, expenditure, risks, monetary fund, Austria, Europe

This paper reviews two main issues pertaining to Austrian economy: (1) Austria's long-term fiscal sustainability in light of current tax and expenditure trends, and (2) Austria's macroeconomic challenges and opport...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Austria: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/50

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498327961

Keywords: banks, bank, capital, debt, labor, Europe, Austria

The 2015 Article IV Consultation discusses the key issues related to the economy of Austria. Austria has recovered from the global financial crisis, but the crisis still remains in bank and public sector balance sh...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Austria: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/50

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498327961

Keywords: banks, bank, capital, debt, labor, Europe, Austria

The 2015 Article IV Consultation discusses the key issues related to the economy of Austria. Austria has recovered from the global financial crisis, but the crisis still remains in bank and public sector balance sh...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Austria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Austria »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/50

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498327961

Keywords: banks, bank, capital, debt, labor, Europe, Austria

The 2015 Article IV Consultation discusses the key issues related to the economy of Austria. Austria has recovered from the global financial crisis, but the crisis still remains in bank and public sector balance sh...

Austria

Austria »

Volume/Issue: 2016/50

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498327961.002

ISBN: 9781498327961

Keywords: banks, bank, capital, debt, labor, Europe, Austria

The 2015 Article IV Consultation discusses the key issues related to the economy of Austria. Austria has recovered from the global financial crisis, but the crisis still remains in bank and public sector balance sh...

Austria

Austria »

Volume/Issue: 2016/51

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498328210.002

ISBN: 9781498328210

Keywords: health, tax, expenditure, risks, monetary fund, Austria, Europe

This paper reviews two main issues pertaining to Austrian economy: (1) Austria's long-term fiscal sustainability in light of current tax and expenditure trends, and (2) Austria's macroeconomic challenges and opport...

Statement by Mr. Christian Just, Alternate Executive Director for Austria, February 10, 2016

Statement by Mr. Christian Just, Alternate Executive Director for Austria, February 10, 2016 »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/50

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498327961

Keywords: banks, bank, capital, debt, labor, Europe, Austria

The 2015 Article IV Consultation discusses the key issues related to the economy of Austria. Austria has recovered from the global financial crisis, but the crisis still remains in bank and public sector balance sh...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative on Austria, February 10, 2016

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative on Austria, February 10, 2016 »

Source: Austria

Volume/Issue: 2016/50

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498327961

Keywords: banks, bank, capital, debt, labor, Europe, Austria

The 2015 Article IV Consultation discusses the key issues related to the economy of Austria. Austria has recovered from the global financial crisis, but the crisis still remains in bank and public sector balance sh...

Is There a Debt-threshold Effect on Output Growth?

Is There a Debt-threshold Effect on Output Growth? »

Volume/Issue: 2015/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexander Chudik , Kamiar Mohaddes , M. Pesaran , and Mehdi Raissi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513513355.001

ISBN: 9781513513355

Keywords: Panel tests of threshold effects, long-run relationships, estimation and inference, large dynamic heterogeneous panels, cross-section dependence, and inflation, variables, gdp, cd, inflation

This paper studies the long-run impact of public debt expansion on economic growth and investigates whether the debt-growth relation varies with the level of indebtedness. Our contribution is both theoretical and e...

Is There a Debt-threshold Effect on Output Growth?1

Is There a Debt-threshold Effect on Output Growth?1 »

Source: Is There a Debt-threshold Effect on Output Growth?

Volume/Issue: 2015/197

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexander Chudik , Kamiar Mohaddes , M. Pesaran , and Mehdi Raissi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 September 2015

ISBN: 9781513513355

Keywords: Panel tests of threshold effects, long-run relationships, estimation and inference, large dynamic heterogeneous panels, cross-section dependence, and inflation, variables, gdp, cd, inflation

This paper studies the long-run impact of public debt expansion on economic growth and investigates whether the debt-growth relation varies with the level of indebtedness. Our contribution is both theoretical and e...

Trends in Fiscal Transparency
			: Evidence from a New Database of the Coverage of Fiscal Reporting

Trends in Fiscal Transparency : Evidence from a New Database of the Coverage of Fiscal Reporting »

Volume/Issue: 2015/188

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rachel Wang , Timothy Irwin , and Lewis Murara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 August 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513523965.001

ISBN: 9781513523965

Keywords: transparency, government finance, central government, General,

Although there are several measures of fiscal transparency, none provides satisfactory information on certain issues of macroeconomic relevance, including whether fiscal data are available for all of general govern...

Trends in Fiscal Transparency

Trends in Fiscal Transparency »

Source: Trends in Fiscal Transparency : Evidence from a New Database of the Coverage of Fiscal Reporting

Volume/Issue: 2015/188

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rachel Wang , Timothy Irwin , and Lewis Murara

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513523965

Keywords: transparency, government finance, central government, General,

Although there are several measures of fiscal transparency, none provides satisfactory information on certain issues of macroeconomic relevance, including whether fiscal data are available for all of general govern...

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina »

Source: Bosnia and Herzegovina : Financial Sector Assessment Program - Banking Sector Supervision Core Principles Implementation Update-Technical Note

Volume/Issue: 2015/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2015

ISBN: 9781513551616

Keywords: banks, banking, bank, risk, banking supervision

This Technical Note presents an update on Banking Sector Supervision Core Principles Implementation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The system of banking supervision oversight has significantly improved since the last r...

Bosnia and Herzegovina
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program - Banking Sector Supervision Core Principles Implementation Update-Technical Note

Bosnia and Herzegovina : Financial Sector Assessment Program - Banking Sector Supervision Core Principles Implementation Update-Technical Note »

Volume/Issue: 2015/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 August 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513551616.002

ISBN: 9781513551616

Keywords: banks, banking, bank, risk, banking supervision

This Technical Note presents an update on Banking Sector Supervision Core Principles Implementation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The system of banking supervision oversight has significantly improved since the last r...

Youth Unemployment in Advanced Europe
			: Okun's Law and Beyond

Youth Unemployment in Advanced Europe : Okun's Law and Beyond »

Volume/Issue: 2015/5

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Angana Banerji , Huidan Lin , and Sergejs Saksonovs

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498382519.001

ISBN: 9781498382519

Keywords: Youth employment, youth unemployment, Okun&;amp;#x2019;s law, business cycle, labor market factors, labor market, labor, employment, General, Labor Force and Employment

The crisis has intensified what was previously a chronic unemployment problem in Europe; youth unemployment is now at unprecedented highs in some European countries. This paper assesses the main drivers of youth un...

Youth Unemployment in Advanced Europe

Youth Unemployment in Advanced Europe »

Source: Youth Unemployment in Advanced Europe : Okun's Law and Beyond

Volume/Issue: 2015/5

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Angana Banerji , Huidan Lin , and Sergejs Saksonovs

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498382519

Keywords: Youth employment, youth unemployment, Okun&;amp;#x2019;s law, business cycle, labor market factors, labor market, labor, employment, General, Labor Force and Employment

The crisis has intensified what was previously a chronic unemployment problem in Europe; youth unemployment is now at unprecedented highs in some European countries. This paper assesses the main drivers of youth un...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/279

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498351799

Keywords: expenditure, health expenditure, pension, expenditure growth, expenditure levels

...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/279

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498351799

Keywords: expenditure, health expenditure, pension, expenditure growth, expenditure levels

...

Austria: Selected Issues

Austria: Selected Issues »

Source: Austria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/279

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498351799

Keywords: expenditure, health expenditure, pension, expenditure growth, expenditure levels

...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Austria: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Austria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498333726

Keywords: Economic indicators, Economic growth, Debt sustainability analysis, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Austria, Article IV consultation reports, Staff Reports, Press releases, Labor productivity

KEY ISSUES Context: Austria did not experience a severe boom-bust cycle and came through the crisis relatively well. The main impact was on the banking sector and public debt. With cyclical slack low and the recov...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Austria: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Austria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498333726

Keywords: Economic indicators, Economic growth, Debt sustainability analysis, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Austria, Article IV consultation reports, Staff Reports, Press releases, Labor productivity

KEY ISSUES Context: Austria did not experience a severe boom-bust cycle and came through the crisis relatively well. The main impact was on the banking sector and public debt. With cyclical slack low and the recov...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

Austria: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

Source: Austria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498333726

Keywords: Economic indicators, Economic growth, Debt sustainability analysis, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Austria, Article IV consultation reports, Staff Reports, Press releases, Labor productivity

KEY ISSUES Context: Austria did not experience a severe boom-bust cycle and came through the crisis relatively well. The main impact was on the banking sector and public debt. With cyclical slack low and the recov...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Austria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Austria »

Source: Austria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498333726

Keywords: Economic indicators, Economic growth, Debt sustainability analysis, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Austria, Article IV consultation reports, Staff Reports, Press releases, Labor productivity

KEY ISSUES Context: Austria did not experience a severe boom-bust cycle and came through the crisis relatively well. The main impact was on the banking sector and public debt. With cyclical slack low and the recov...

Austria
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Austria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498333726.002

ISBN: 9781498333726

Keywords: Economic indicators, Economic growth, Debt sustainability analysis, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Austria, Article IV consultation reports, Staff Reports, Press releases, Labor productivity

KEY ISSUES Context: Austria did not experience a severe boom-bust cycle and came through the crisis relatively well. The main impact was on the banking sector and public debt. With cyclical slack low and the recov...

Austria
			: Selected Issues

Austria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2014/279

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498351799.002

ISBN: 9781498351799

Keywords: expenditure, health expenditure, pension, expenditure growth, expenditure levels

...

Statement by Johann Prader, Executive Director for Austria, September 8, 2014

Statement by Johann Prader, Executive Director for Austria, September 8, 2014 »

Source: Austria : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/278

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498333726

Keywords: Economic indicators, Economic growth, Debt sustainability analysis, Banking sector, Bank restructuring, Austria, Article IV consultation reports, Staff Reports, Press releases, Labor productivity

KEY ISSUES Context: Austria did not experience a severe boom-bust cycle and came through the crisis relatively well. The main impact was on the banking sector and public debt. With cyclical slack low and the recov...

How to Capture Macro-Financial Spillover Effects in Stress Tests?1

How to Capture Macro-Financial Spillover Effects in Stress Tests?1 »

Source: How to Capture Macro-Financial Spillover Effects in Stress Tests?

Volume/Issue: 2014/103

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Heiko Hesse , Ferhan Salman , and Christian Schmieder

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2014

ISBN: 9781498379083

Keywords: Macro-financial linkages, Scenarios, Spillover, Contagion, bonds, national bank, banks ’; solvency, banking, bank solvency, General Outlook and Conditions

One of the challenges of financial stability analysis and bank stress testing is how to establish scenarios with meaningful macro-financial linkages, i.e., taking into account spillover effects and other forms of c...

How to Capture Macro-Financial Spillover Effects in Stress Tests?

How to Capture Macro-Financial Spillover Effects in Stress Tests? »

Volume/Issue: 2014/103

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Heiko Hesse , Ferhan Salman , and Christian Schmieder

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498379083.001

ISBN: 9781498379083

Keywords: Macro-financial linkages, Scenarios, Spillover, Contagion, bonds, national bank, banks ’; solvency, banking, bank solvency, General Outlook and Conditions

One of the challenges of financial stability analysis and bank stress testing is how to establish scenarios with meaningful macro-financial linkages, i.e., taking into account spillover effects and other forms of c...

Cross-Country Experience in Reducing Net Foreign Liabilities

Cross-Country Experience in Reducing Net Foreign Liabilities »

Source: Cross-Country Experience in Reducing Net Foreign Liabilities : Lessons for New Zealand

Volume/Issue: 2014/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ding Ding , Werner Schule , and Yan Sun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475516388

Keywords: Net foreign liabilities, Current account balance, Public savings, foreign liabilities, foreign assets, international investment, financial integration, external indebtedness, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

This paper studies the dynamics of net foreign liabilities across a number of countries. Our historical analysis suggests that an orderly reduction in a country's net foreign liabilities has mostly occurred when th...

Cross-Country Experience in Reducing Net Foreign Liabilities
			: Lessons for New Zealand

Cross-Country Experience in Reducing Net Foreign Liabilities : Lessons for New Zealand »

Volume/Issue: 2014/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ding Ding , Werner Schule , and Yan Sun

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475516388.001

ISBN: 9781475516388

Keywords: Net foreign liabilities, Current account balance, Public savings, foreign liabilities, foreign assets, international investment, financial integration, external indebtedness, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

This paper studies the dynamics of net foreign liabilities across a number of countries. Our historical analysis suggests that an orderly reduction in a country's net foreign liabilities has mostly occurred when th...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Detailed Assessment of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2014/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484374948

Keywords: banking, banking supervision, banking secrecy, banking system, internal audit

This paper discusses key findings of the Detailed Assessment of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision on Austria. Since the outbreak of the financial crisis, some Austrian credit institutions had...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector

Volume/Issue: 2014/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484375730

Keywords: life insurance, insurance industry, insurance companies, risk management

This Technical Note provides an update on the Austrian insurance industry and an analysis of its regulatory and supervisory regime. The structure of the domestic insurance sector has remained largely stable since t...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Crisis Preparedness and Management Framework

Volume/Issue: 2014/15

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484376348

Keywords: banking, problem bank, insured deposit, deposit guarantee

This Technical Note analyzes crisis preparedness and management framework in Austria. The global crisis revealed weaknesses in Austria's financial stability policy framework. Austria needs to put in place a special...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Stress Testing the Banking Sector

Volume/Issue: 2014/16

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

ISBN: 9781484377000

Keywords: banking, banking system, interbank market

This Technical Note discusses key results of stress testing of the banking sector in Austria. The Austrian banking system is in a recovery phase following the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. Stress testing resul...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Detailed Assessment of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Detailed Assessment of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2014/13

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484374948.002

ISBN: 9781484374948

Keywords: banking, banking supervision, banking secrecy, banking system, internal audit

This paper discusses key findings of the Detailed Assessment of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision on Austria. Since the outbreak of the financial crisis, some Austrian credit institutions had...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Crisis Preparedness and Management Framework

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Crisis Preparedness and Management Framework »

Volume/Issue: 2014/15

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484376348.002

ISBN: 9781484376348

Keywords: banking, problem bank, insured deposit, deposit guarantee

This Technical Note analyzes crisis preparedness and management framework in Austria. The global crisis revealed weaknesses in Austria's financial stability policy framework. Austria needs to put in place a special...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Insurance Sector »

Volume/Issue: 2014/14

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375730.002

ISBN: 9781484375730

Keywords: life insurance, insurance industry, insurance companies, risk management

This Technical Note provides an update on the Austrian insurance industry and an analysis of its regulatory and supervisory regime. The structure of the domestic insurance sector has remained largely stable since t...

Austria
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Stress Testing the Banking Sector

Austria : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Stress Testing the Banking Sector »

Volume/Issue: 2014/16

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 January 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484377000.002

ISBN: 9781484377000

Keywords: banking, banking system, interbank market

This Technical Note discusses key results of stress testing of the banking sector in Austria. The Austrian banking system is in a recovery phase following the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. Stress testing resul...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2013/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

ISBN: 9781484394083

Keywords: benefits, taxation, payroll, tax wedge, wages

This paper focuses on Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation on economic development and policies related to labor demand and supply. Austria taxes labor heavily, and this practice explains in particular the limite...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Financial Sector Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2013/283

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

ISBN: 9781484356302

Keywords: banking, banking system, bank assets, bank asset

This Financial Sector Stability Assessment report reviews economic development and different fiscal policies in Austria. The global crisis has revealed weaknesses in Austria's financial stability policy framework,...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Austria: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Austria : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475575088

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, tax burden, taxation

This paper presents details of Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation. Austria has been growing economically but is facing challenges in the financial sector. Full implementation of medium-term fiscal adjustment pl...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Austria: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Austria : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475575088

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, tax burden, taxation

This paper presents details of Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation. Austria has been growing economically but is facing challenges in the financial sector. Full implementation of medium-term fiscal adjustment pl...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Austria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Austria »

Source: Austria : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475575088

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, tax burden, taxation

This paper presents details of Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation. Austria has been growing economically but is facing challenges in the financial sector. Full implementation of medium-term fiscal adjustment pl...

Austria
			: 2013 Article IV Consultation

Austria : 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475575088.002

ISBN: 9781475575088

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, tax burden, taxation

This paper presents details of Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation. Austria has been growing economically but is facing challenges in the financial sector. Full implementation of medium-term fiscal adjustment pl...

Austria
			: Financial Sector Stability Assessment

Austria : Financial Sector Stability Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2013/283

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484356302.002

ISBN: 9781484356302

Keywords: banking, banking system, bank assets, bank asset

This Financial Sector Stability Assessment report reviews economic development and different fiscal policies in Austria. The global crisis has revealed weaknesses in Austria's financial stability policy framework,...

Austria
			: Selected Issues

Austria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2013/281

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484394083.002

ISBN: 9781484394083

Keywords: benefits, taxation, payroll, tax wedge, wages

This paper focuses on Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation on economic development and policies related to labor demand and supply. Austria taxes labor heavily, and this practice explains in particular the limite...

Statement by Johann Prader, Executive Director for Austria and Christian Just, Advisor to the Executive Director, September 4, 2013

Statement by Johann Prader, Executive Director for Austria and Christian Just, Advisor to the Executive Director, September 4, 2013 »

Source: Austria : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/280

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475575088

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, tax burden, taxation

This paper presents details of Austria's 2013 Article IV Consultation. Austria has been growing economically but is facing challenges in the financial sector. Full implementation of medium-term fiscal adjustment pl...

European Union

European Union »

Source: European Union : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Deposit Insurance

Volume/Issue: 2013/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 2013

ISBN: 9781475542646

Keywords: deposit insurance, banking, deposit guarantee, deposit guarantee schemes, banking union

This article is an overview of existing deposit insurance in the European Union. There are various national deposit schemes that form the source of insurance. The schemes come up with various coverage, contribution...

European Union
			: Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Deposit Insurance

European Union : Publication of Financial Sector Assessment Program Documentation-Technical Note on Deposit Insurance »

Volume/Issue: 2013/66

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 March 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475542646.002

ISBN: 9781475542646

Keywords: deposit insurance, banking, deposit guarantee, deposit guarantee schemes, banking union

This article is an overview of existing deposit insurance in the European Union. There are various national deposit schemes that form the source of insurance. The schemes come up with various coverage, contribution...

Structural Reforms, IMF Programs and Capacity Building
			: An Empirical Investigation

Structural Reforms, IMF Programs and Capacity Building : An Empirical Investigation »

Volume/Issue: 2012/232

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Marc Quintyn , and Frederik Toscani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475510706.001

ISBN: 9781475510706

Keywords: Structural Reform, IMF Program, Capacity Building, technical assistance, regulation, capacity building activities, bureaucratic quality, General, International Lending and Debt Problems,

This paper investigates the role that International Monetary Fund (IMF) programs and capacity building play in fostering structural reforms. To do so, we exploit two novel datasets on IMF capacity building and stru...

Structural Reforms, IMF Programs and Capacity Building

Structural Reforms, IMF Programs and Capacity Building »

Source: Structural Reforms, IMF Programs and Capacity Building : An Empirical Investigation

Volume/Issue: 2012/232

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Rabah Arezki , Marc Quintyn , and Frederik Toscani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2012

ISBN: 9781475510706

Keywords: Structural Reform, IMF Program, Capacity Building, technical assistance, regulation, capacity building activities, bureaucratic quality, General, International Lending and Debt Problems,

This paper investigates the role that International Monetary Fund (IMF) programs and capacity building play in fostering structural reforms. To do so, we exploit two novel datasets on IMF capacity building and stru...

Austria

Austria »

Source: Austria : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/252

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506785

Keywords: subsidiaries, banking, banking system, banks ? loan, banking sector

The Austrian authorities introduced new supervisory guidance aiming at constraining the funding model of the three largest Austrian banks' subsidiaries. The guidance introduced the concept of Loan-to-Local-Stable-F...

Austria
			: Selected Issues

Austria : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2012/252

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475506785.002

ISBN: 9781475506785

Keywords: subsidiaries, banking, banking system, banks ? loan, banking sector

The Austrian authorities introduced new supervisory guidance aiming at constraining the funding model of the three largest Austrian banks' subsidiaries. The guidance introduced the concept of Loan-to-Local-Stable-F...

Austria: 2012 Article IV Consultation

Austria: 2012 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Austria : 2012 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Informational Annex; Statement by the Staff Representative; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2012/251

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506778

Keywords: retirement, pension, early retirement, health care, retirement age

Austria has relatively strong macroeconomic fundamentals, but also deep ties with the rest of the euro area. The legacy of an overly ambitious eastward financial sector expansion has created substantial challenges...

Austria: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Austria: Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Austria : 2012 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Informational Annex; Statement by the Staff Representative; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2012/251

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506778

Keywords: retirement, pension, early retirement, health care, retirement age

Austria has relatively strong macroeconomic fundamentals, but also deep ties with the rest of the euro area. The legacy of an overly ambitious eastward financial sector expansion has created substantial challenges...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Austria

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Austria »

Source: Austria : 2012 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Informational Annex; Statement by the Staff Representative; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2012/251

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506778

Keywords: retirement, pension, early retirement, health care, retirement age

Austria has relatively strong macroeconomic fundamentals, but also deep ties with the rest of the euro area. The legacy of an overly ambitious eastward financial sector expansion has created substantial challenges...

Austria
			: 2012 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; Informational Annex; Statement by the Staff Representative; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Austria : 2012 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Informational Annex; Statement by the Staff Representative; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria »

Volume/Issue: 2012/251

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475506778.002

ISBN: 9781475506778

Keywords: retirement, pension, early retirement, health care, retirement age

Austria has relatively strong macroeconomic fundamentals, but also deep ties with the rest of the euro area. The legacy of an overly ambitious eastward financial sector expansion has created substantial challenges...

Statement by Mr. Johann Prader, Alternate Executive Director for Austria, August 27, 2012

Statement by Mr. Johann Prader, Alternate Executive Director for Austria, August 27, 2012 »

Source: Austria : 2012 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Informational Annex; Statement by the Staff Representative; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Austria

Volume/Issue: 2012/251

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506778

Keywords: retirement, pension, early retirement, health care, retirement age

Austria has relatively strong macroeconomic fundamentals, but also deep ties with the rest of the euro area. The legacy of an overly ambitious eastward financial sector expansion has created substantial challenges...