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Finland »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2020/6

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526232

Keywords: Marginal effective tax rate, Tax rates, Tax reforms, Effective tax rate, Income distribution, ISCR, CR, out-of-work, benefit system, employment rate

Selected Issues...

Finland: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report

Finland: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Finland : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/5

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526195

Keywords: Financial statistics, Balance of payments, International investment position, Economic indicators, Government finance statistics, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, household debt, percent

The economy has performed well over the past three years but has slowed in 2019. There are some vulnerabilities in household finances, and productivity growth remains weak, with trend growth also constrained by adv...

Finland: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Finland: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Finland : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/5

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526195

Keywords: Financial statistics, Balance of payments, International investment position, Economic indicators, Government finance statistics, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, household debt, percent

The economy has performed well over the past three years but has slowed in 2019. There are some vulnerabilities in household finances, and productivity growth remains weak, with trend growth also constrained by adv...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Finland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Finland »

Source: Finland : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2020/5

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

ISBN: 9781513526195

Keywords: Financial statistics, Balance of payments, International investment position, Economic indicators, Government finance statistics, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, household debt, percent

The economy has performed well over the past three years but has slowed in 2019. There are some vulnerabilities in household finances, and productivity growth remains weak, with trend growth also constrained by adv...

Finland
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report

Finland : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2020/5

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526195.002

ISBN: 9781513526195

Keywords: Financial statistics, Balance of payments, International investment position, Economic indicators, Government finance statistics, ISCR, CR, percent of GDP, household debt, percent

The economy has performed well over the past three years but has slowed in 2019. There are some vulnerabilities in household finances, and productivity growth remains weak, with trend growth also constrained by adv...

Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2020/6

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 January 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513526232.002

ISBN: 9781513526232

Keywords: Marginal effective tax rate, Tax rates, Tax reforms, Effective tax rate, Income distribution, ISCR, CR, out-of-work, benefit system, employment rate

Selected Issues...

The Dynamics of Non-Performing Loans during Banking Crises: A New Database

The Dynamics of Non-Performing Loans during Banking Crises: A New Database »

Source: The Dynamics of Non-Performing Loans during Banking Crises: A New Database

Volume/Issue: 2019/272

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anil Ari , Sophia Chen , and Lev Ratnovski

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 2019

ISBN: 9781513521152

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial soundness indicators, Exchange rate policy, Banking crisis, Balance of payments, non-performing loans, debt, banking crises, recessions, crisis resolution

This paper presents a new dataset on the dynamics of non-performing loans (NPLs) during 88 banking crises since 1990. The data show similarities across crises during NPL build-ups but less so during NPL resolutions...

The Dynamics of Non-Performing Loans during Banking Crises: A New Database

The Dynamics of Non-Performing Loans during Banking Crises: A New Database »

Volume/Issue: 2019/272

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anil Ari , Sophia Chen , and Lev Ratnovski

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 December 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513521152.001

ISBN: 9781513521152

Keywords: Financial crises, Financial soundness indicators, Exchange rate policy, Banking crisis, Balance of payments, non-performing loans, debt, banking crises, recessions, crisis resolution

This paper presents a new dataset on the dynamics of non-performing loans (NPLs) during 88 banking crises since 1990. The data show similarities across crises during NPL build-ups but less so during NPL resolutions...

Finland

Finland »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/8

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393550

Keywords: Finland, Europe

Selected Issues...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/7

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393482

Keywords: Europe, Finland

Recent growth has been healthy, and the unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level since 2011. However, some underlying weaknesses remain. The rate in which new jobs are created and the 'churn' of workers rel...

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

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/7

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393482

Keywords: Europe, Finland

Recent growth has been healthy, and the unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level since 2011. However, some underlying weaknesses remain. The rate in which new jobs are created and the 'churn' of workers rel...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Finland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Finland »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/7

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393482

Keywords: Europe, Finland

Recent growth has been healthy, and the unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level since 2011. However, some underlying weaknesses remain. The rate in which new jobs are created and the 'churn' of workers rel...

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

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/7

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484393482.002

ISBN: 9781484393482

Keywords: Europe, Finland

Recent growth has been healthy, and the unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level since 2011. However, some underlying weaknesses remain. The rate in which new jobs are created and the 'churn' of workers rel...

Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/8

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484393550.002

ISBN: 9781484393550

Keywords: Finland, Europe

Selected Issues...

Statement by Mr. Kimmo Tapani Virolainen Alternate Executive Director for Finland January 11, 2019

Statement by Mr. Kimmo Tapani Virolainen Alternate Executive Director for Finland January 11, 2019 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2019/7

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484393482

Keywords: Europe, Finland

Recent growth has been healthy, and the unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level since 2011. However, some underlying weaknesses remain. The rate in which new jobs are created and the 'churn' of workers rel...

Regional Labor Mobility in Finland

Regional Labor Mobility in Finland »

Volume/Issue: 2018/252

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tigran Poghosyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484385685.001

ISBN: 9781484385685

Keywords: Unemployment, Wage bargaining, Labor force participation, Migrations, Europe, Finland, Labor mobility, regional labor mobility, gravity model, General

This paper analyzes regional labor mobility in Finland using two complementary empirical approaches: a VAR proposed by Blanchard and Katz (1992) and a gravity model. The results point to a relatively limited region...

Regional Labor Mobility in Finland

Regional Labor Mobility in Finland »

Source: Regional Labor Mobility in Finland

Volume/Issue: 2018/252

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tigran Poghosyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484385685

Keywords: Unemployment, Wage bargaining, Labor force participation, Migrations, Europe, Finland, Labor mobility, regional labor mobility, gravity model, General

This paper analyzes regional labor mobility in Finland using two complementary empirical approaches: a VAR proposed by Blanchard and Katz (1992) and a gravity model. The results point to a relatively limited region...

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...

Finland's Public Sector Balance Sheet

Finland's Public Sector Balance Sheet »

Source: Finland's Public Sector Balance Sheet : A Novel Approach to Analysis of Public Finance

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Maren Brede , and Christian Henn

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 April 2018

ISBN: 9781484349885

Keywords: Finland, Debt sustainability, Europe, Public Sector Balance Sheet, Intertemporal Fiscal Balances, General, Social Security and Public Pensions, Forecasts of Budgets, Deficits, and Debt

We construct a comprehensive public sector balance sheet for Finland from 2000 to 2016 by complementing general government statistics with data on public corporations and public pensions. We show that exposure to v...

Finland's Public Sector Balance Sheet
			: A Novel Approach to Analysis of Public Finance

Finland's Public Sector Balance Sheet : A Novel Approach to Analysis of Public Finance »

Volume/Issue: 2018/78

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Maren Brede , and Christian Henn

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 April 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484349885.001

ISBN: 9781484349885

Keywords: Finland, Debt sustainability, Europe, Public Sector Balance Sheet, Intertemporal Fiscal Balances, General, Social Security and Public Pensions, Forecasts of Budgets, Deficits, and Debt

We construct a comprehensive public sector balance sheet for Finland from 2000 to 2016 by complementing general government statistics with data on public corporations and public pensions. We show that exposure to v...

Finland

Finland »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2017/371

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332535

Keywords: Public sector, Government expenditures, Labor markets, Fiscal policy, Exports, Selected issues, Finland, National income, Labor market institutions, Financial crises

Selected Issues...

Finland: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Finland: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Finland : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2017/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332498

Keywords: Europe, Finland

A recovery that began in 2015 continues to gather momentum. But the prolonged downturn revealed structural weaknesses, and the economy will face further pressures, including from adverse demographics and technologi...

Finland: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Finland: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Finland : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2017/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332498

Keywords: Europe, Finland

A recovery that began in 2015 continues to gather momentum. But the prolonged downturn revealed structural weaknesses, and the economy will face further pressures, including from adverse demographics and technologi...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Finland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Finland »

Source: Finland : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2017/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332498

Keywords: Europe, Finland

A recovery that began in 2015 continues to gather momentum. But the prolonged downturn revealed structural weaknesses, and the economy will face further pressures, including from adverse demographics and technologi...

Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2017/371

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484332535.007

ISBN: 9781484332535

Keywords: Public sector, Government expenditures, Labor markets, Fiscal policy, Exports, Selected issues, Finland, National income, Labor market institutions, Financial crises

Selected Issues...

Finland
			: 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Finland : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland »

Volume/Issue: 2017/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484332498.002

ISBN: 9781484332498

Keywords: Europe, Finland

A recovery that began in 2015 continues to gather momentum. But the prolonged downturn revealed structural weaknesses, and the economy will face further pressures, including from adverse demographics and technologi...

Statement by Mr. Kimmo Tapani Virolainen, Alternate Executive Director December 8, 2017

Statement by Mr. Kimmo Tapani Virolainen, Alternate Executive Director December 8, 2017 »

Source: Finland : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2017/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332498

Keywords: Europe, Finland

A recovery that began in 2015 continues to gather momentum. But the prolonged downturn revealed structural weaknesses, and the economy will face further pressures, including from adverse demographics and technologi...

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program »

Source: Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Contingency Planning and Crisis Management

Volume/Issue: 2017/4

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475564907

Keywords: Risk management, Liquidity, Bank supervision, Banking sector, Capital, Credit risk, Europe, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Finland

This Technical Note discusses the findings and recommendations made in the Financial Sector Assessment Program for Finland in the area of contingency planning and crisis management (CPCM). Finland's CPCM framework...

Finland: Financial sector Assessment Program

Finland: Financial sector Assessment Program »

Source: Finland: Financial sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Macroprudential Policy Framework

Volume/Issue: 2017/5

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475564914

Keywords: Housing, Housing prices, Finland, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Financial stability, Financial risk, Financial sector, Europe, Credit expansion, Banks

This Technical Note discusses the findings and recommendations made in the Financial Sector Assessment Program for Finland in the area of macroprudential policy framework. The Finnish authorities regularly coordina...

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program »

Source: Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking System and Interconnectedness Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2017/6

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475564921

Keywords: Stress testing, Liquidity, Banking sector, Credit risk, Europe, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Finland

This Technical Note discusses the results of stress testing of Finland's banking system. Despite high capitalization levels, there are important vulnerabilities in the Finnish banking system. Near-term risks are la...

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program »

Source: Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Banking Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2017/3

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475564747

Keywords: Finland, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Europe, Credit risk, Capital, Banking sector, Bank supervision, Liquidity, Risk management

This Technical Note discusses the findings and recommendations made in the Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) for Finland in the area of banking supervision. The regulatory and supervisory framework for liq...

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program
			: Technical Note-Banking Supervision

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Banking Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2017/3

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475564747.002

ISBN: 9781475564747

Keywords: Finland, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Europe, Credit risk, Capital, Banking sector, Bank supervision, Liquidity, Risk management

This Technical Note discusses the findings and recommendations made in the Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) for Finland in the area of banking supervision. The regulatory and supervisory framework for liq...

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program
			: Technical Note-Contingency Planning and Crisis Management

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Contingency Planning and Crisis Management »

Volume/Issue: 2017/4

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475564907.002

ISBN: 9781475564907

Keywords: Risk management, Liquidity, Bank supervision, Banking sector, Capital, Credit risk, Europe, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Finland

This Technical Note discusses the findings and recommendations made in the Financial Sector Assessment Program for Finland in the area of contingency planning and crisis management (CPCM). Finland's CPCM framework...

Finland: Financial sector Assessment Program
			: Technical Note-Macroprudential Policy Framework

Finland: Financial sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Macroprudential Policy Framework »

Volume/Issue: 2017/5

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475564914.002

ISBN: 9781475564914

Keywords: Housing, Housing prices, Finland, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Financial stability, Financial risk, Financial sector, Europe, Credit expansion, Banks

This Technical Note discusses the findings and recommendations made in the Financial Sector Assessment Program for Finland in the area of macroprudential policy framework. The Finnish authorities regularly coordina...

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program
			: Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking System and Interconnectedness Analysis

Finland: Financial Sector Assessment Program : Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking System and Interconnectedness Analysis »

Volume/Issue: 2017/6

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475564921.002

ISBN: 9781475564921

Keywords: Stress testing, Liquidity, Banking sector, Credit risk, Europe, Financial Sector Assessment Program, Finland

This Technical Note discusses the results of stress testing of Finland's banking system. Despite high capitalization levels, there are important vulnerabilities in the Finnish banking system. Near-term risks are la...

2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; And Statement by The Executive Director For Finland

2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; And Statement by The Executive Director For Finland »

Source: Finland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2016/368

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475557947

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Financial sector, Banks, Bank supervision, Monetary policy, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the growth in Finland has turned tepidly positive again following a deep recession. GDP increased by 0.2 percent in 2015 driven by stronger private consumption and...

Finland

Finland »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/369

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475558036

Keywords: Financial sector, Private sector, Corporate sector, Public sector, Productivity, Labor productivity, Fiscal reforms, Selected Issues Papers, Finland, Financial crises

This Selected Issues paper examines Finland's sectoral balance sheets and how they have evolved since the global financial crisis; the analysis reveals that financial vulnerabilities have risen in most sectors. Ind...

Finland
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Finland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland »

Volume/Issue: 2016/368

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475557947.002

ISBN: 9781475557947

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Financial sector, Banks, Bank supervision, Monetary policy, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the growth in Finland has turned tepidly positive again following a deep recession. GDP increased by 0.2 percent in 2015 driven by stronger private consumption and...

IMF Policy Paper: 2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; And Statement by The Executive Director for Finland

IMF Policy Paper: 2016 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; And Statement by The Executive Director for Finland »

Source: Finland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2016/368

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475557947

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Financial sector, Banks, Bank supervision, Monetary policy, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the growth in Finland has turned tepidly positive again following a deep recession. GDP increased by 0.2 percent in 2015 driven by stronger private consumption and...

Finland
			: Financial System Stability Assessment

Finland : Financial System Stability Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2016/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475558456.002

ISBN: 9781475558456

Keywords: Financial system stability assessment, Financial risk, Banking sector, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Stress testing, Macroprudential Policy, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Economic indicators

This paper discusses key findings of the Financial System Stability Assessment concerning Finland. It reveals that Finland's banking system remains well capitalized and profitable. Although low interest rates have...

IMF Policy Paper: Financial System Stability Assessment

IMF Policy Paper: Financial System Stability Assessment »

Source: Finland : Financial System Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2016/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475558456

Keywords: Financial system stability assessment, Financial risk, Banking sector, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Stress testing, Macroprudential Policy, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Economic indicators

This paper discusses key findings of the Financial System Stability Assessment concerning Finland. It reveals that Finland's banking system remains well capitalized and profitable. Although low interest rates have...

IMF Policy Paper: Financial System Stability Assessment

IMF Policy Paper: Financial System Stability Assessment »

Source: Finland : Financial System Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2016/370

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475558456

Keywords: Financial system stability assessment, Financial risk, Banking sector, Nonbank financial sector, Bank supervision, Stress testing, Macroprudential Policy, Anti-money laundering, Combating the financing of terrorism, Economic indicators

This paper discusses key findings of the Financial System Stability Assessment concerning Finland. It reveals that Finland's banking system remains well capitalized and profitable. Although low interest rates have...

Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2016/369

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475558036.002

ISBN: 9781475558036

Keywords: Financial sector, Private sector, Corporate sector, Public sector, Productivity, Labor productivity, Fiscal reforms, Selected Issues Papers, Finland, Financial crises

This Selected Issues paper examines Finland's sectoral balance sheets and how they have evolved since the global financial crisis; the analysis reveals that financial vulnerabilities have risen in most sectors. Ind...

IMF Policy Paper: Staff Report for The 2016 Article IV Consultation

IMF Policy Paper: Staff Report for The 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Finland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2016/368

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475557947

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Financial sector, Banks, Bank supervision, Monetary policy, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the growth in Finland has turned tepidly positive again following a deep recession. GDP increased by 0.2 percent in 2015 driven by stronger private consumption and...

IMF Policy Paper: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

IMF Policy Paper: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Finland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2016/368

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475557947

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Economic recession, Economic recovery, Fiscal policy, Fiscal reforms, Financial sector, Banks, Bank supervision, Monetary policy, Economic indicators

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the growth in Finland has turned tepidly positive again following a deep recession. GDP increased by 0.2 percent in 2015 driven by stronger private consumption and...

Finland: Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-The Value-Added Tax Gap

Finland: Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-The Value-Added Tax Gap »

Source: Finland : Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-The Value-Added Tax Gap

Volume/Issue: 2016/60

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 February 2016

ISBN: 9781475558722

Keywords: tax, added tax, compliance gap, revenue

This report presents estimates of the tax gap for Finland for the period 2008-14. There are two main components to the RA-GAP methodology for estimating the VAT gap: 1) estimate the potential VAT collections for a...

Finland
			: Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-The Value-Added Tax Gap

Finland : Technical Assistance Report-Revenue Administration Gap Analysis Program-The Value-Added Tax Gap »

Volume/Issue: 2016/60

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475558722.002

ISBN: 9781475558722

Keywords: tax, added tax, compliance gap, revenue

This report presents estimates of the tax gap for Finland for the period 2008-14. There are two main components to the RA-GAP methodology for estimating the VAT gap: 1) estimate the potential VAT collections for a...

The Nordic Labor Market and Migration

The Nordic Labor Market and Migration »

Volume/Issue: 2015/254

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giang Ho , and Kazuko Shirono

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513528366.001

ISBN: 9781513528366

Keywords: Nordic countries, migration, labor market, unemployment, Nordic model, labor, labor supply, drivers, Institutions and the Macroeconomy, Labor Force and Employment

The large influx of migrants to Nordic countries in recent years is challenging the adoptability of Nordic labor market institutions while also adding to potential growth. This paper examines the trends, economic d...

The Nordic Labor Market and Migration

The Nordic Labor Market and Migration »

Source: The Nordic Labor Market and Migration

Volume/Issue: 2015/254

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Giang Ho , and Kazuko Shirono

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2015

ISBN: 9781513528366

Keywords: Nordic countries, migration, labor market, unemployment, Nordic model, labor, labor supply, drivers, Institutions and the Macroeconomy, Labor Force and Employment

The large influx of migrants to Nordic countries in recent years is challenging the adoptability of Nordic labor market institutions while also adding to potential growth. This paper examines the trends, economic d...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513517162

Keywords: productivity, value, capital, labor, value added

This Selected Issues paper analyzes structural shocks, productivity, and growth in Finland. Finland has gone from being a top-performing advanced economy to a growth laggard since 2007. The rapid decline of the (pr...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513517162

Keywords: productivity, value, capital, labor, value added

This Selected Issues paper analyzes structural shocks, productivity, and growth in Finland. Finland has gone from being a top-performing advanced economy to a growth laggard since 2007. The rapid decline of the (pr...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513517162

Keywords: productivity, value, capital, labor, value added

This Selected Issues paper analyzes structural shocks, productivity, and growth in Finland. Finland has gone from being a top-performing advanced economy to a growth laggard since 2007. The rapid decline of the (pr...

Finland: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Finland: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Finland : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2015/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513500676

Keywords: investment, goods, monetary fund, balance of payments, economic developments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's exports have suffered owing to the declines of Nokia and the paper industry, compounded by weak external demand, especially from the euro area and Russia....

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

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

Source: Finland : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2015/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513500676

Keywords: investment, goods, monetary fund, balance of payments, economic developments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's exports have suffered owing to the declines of Nokia and the paper industry, compounded by weak external demand, especially from the euro area and Russia....

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Finland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Finland »

Source: Finland : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2015/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513500676

Keywords: investment, goods, monetary fund, balance of payments, economic developments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's exports have suffered owing to the declines of Nokia and the paper industry, compounded by weak external demand, especially from the euro area and Russia....

Finland
			: 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Finland : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland »

Volume/Issue: 2015/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513500676.002

ISBN: 9781513500676

Keywords: investment, goods, monetary fund, balance of payments, economic developments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's exports have suffered owing to the declines of Nokia and the paper industry, compounded by weak external demand, especially from the euro area and Russia....

Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2015/312

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513517162.002

ISBN: 9781513517162

Keywords: productivity, value, capital, labor, value added

This Selected Issues paper analyzes structural shocks, productivity, and growth in Finland. Finland has gone from being a top-performing advanced economy to a growth laggard since 2007. The rapid decline of the (pr...

Statement by Mr. Audun Groenn, Executive Director for Finland and Mr. Paavo Miettinen, Advisor to the Executive Director, November 11, 2015

Statement by Mr. Audun Groenn, Executive Director for Finland and Mr. Paavo Miettinen, Advisor to the Executive Director, November 11, 2015 »

Source: Finland : 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; Informational Annex; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Volume/Issue: 2015/311

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513500676

Keywords: investment, goods, monetary fund, balance of payments, economic developments

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's exports have suffered owing to the declines of Nokia and the paper industry, compounded by weak external demand, especially from the euro area and Russia....

Estimating VAT Pass Through

Estimating VAT Pass Through »

Source: Estimating VAT Pass Through

Volume/Issue: 2015/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dora Benedek , Ruud A. Mooij , and Philippe Wingender

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2015

ISBN: 9781513586359

Keywords: Tax incidence, Price effect, Pass through, consumption, prices, goods, elasticity, value, Incidence, Business Taxes and Subsidies,

This paper estimates the pass through of VAT changes to consumer prices, using a unique dataset providing disaggregated, monthly data on prices and VAT rates for 17 Eurozone countries over 1999-2013. Pass through i...

Estimating VAT Pass Through

Estimating VAT Pass Through »

Volume/Issue: 2015/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Dora Benedek , Ruud A. Mooij , and Philippe Wingender

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 September 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513586359.001

ISBN: 9781513586359

Keywords: Tax incidence, Price effect, Pass through, consumption, prices, goods, elasticity, value, Incidence, Business Taxes and Subsidies,

This paper estimates the pass through of VAT changes to consumer prices, using a unique dataset providing disaggregated, monthly data on prices and VAT rates for 17 Eurozone countries over 1999-2013. Pass through i...

Spillovers in the Nordic Countries

Spillovers in the Nordic Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2015/70

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Borislava Mircheva , and Dirk Muir

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475554106.001

ISBN: 9781475554106

Keywords: dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, Nordic countries, gdp, demand, consumption, real gdp, investment, Forecasting and Simulation, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden form a tightly integrated region which has strong ties with the euro area as well as some exposure to Russia. Using the IMF's Global Integrated Monetary and Fiscal model (GIMF...

Spillovers in the Nordic Countries

Spillovers in the Nordic Countries »

Source: Spillovers in the Nordic Countries

Volume/Issue: 2015/70

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Borislava Mircheva , and Dirk Muir

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 March 2015

ISBN: 9781475554106

Keywords: dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, Nordic countries, gdp, demand, consumption, real gdp, investment, Forecasting and Simulation, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments

Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden form a tightly integrated region which has strong ties with the euro area as well as some exposure to Russia. Using the IMF's Global Integrated Monetary and Fiscal model (GIMF...

Finland: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Finland: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation »

Source: Finland : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Volume/Issue: 2015/60

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 March 2015

ISBN: 9781498318600

Keywords: transparency, liabilities, monetary fund, finance, transparency code

This paper discusses key findings of fiscal transparency evaluation for Finland. It highlights that Finland meets most of the principles of the Fiscal Transparency Code at good or advanced level. Some areas, notabl...

Finland
			: Fiscal Transparency Evaluation

Finland : Fiscal Transparency Evaluation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/60

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 March 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498318600.002

ISBN: 9781498318600

Keywords: transparency, liabilities, monetary fund, finance, transparency code

This paper discusses key findings of fiscal transparency evaluation for Finland. It highlights that Finland meets most of the principles of the Fiscal Transparency Code at good or advanced level. Some areas, notabl...

Medium-Term Fiscal Multipliers during Protracted Recessions

Medium-Term Fiscal Multipliers during Protracted Recessions »

Volume/Issue: 2014/213

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Salvatore Dell'Erba , Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro , and Ksenia Koloskova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 December 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498336192.001

ISBN: 9781498336192

Keywords: fiscal consolidations, cumulative multipliers, labour market, protracted recessions, consolidations, consolidation, recessions, economy, business cycle, General,

The paper examines the consequences of fiscal consolidation in times of persistently low growth and high unemployment by estimating medium-term fiscal multipliers during protracted recessions (PR) in a sample of 17...

Medium-Term Fiscal Multipliers during Protracted Recessions*

Medium-Term Fiscal Multipliers during Protracted Recessions* »

Source: Medium-Term Fiscal Multipliers during Protracted Recessions

Volume/Issue: 2014/213

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Salvatore Dell'Erba , Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro , and Ksenia Koloskova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 December 2014

ISBN: 9781498336192

Keywords: fiscal consolidations, cumulative multipliers, labour market, protracted recessions, consolidations, consolidation, recessions, economy, business cycle, General,

The paper examines the consequences of fiscal consolidation in times of persistently low growth and high unemployment by estimating medium-term fiscal multipliers during protracted recessions (PR) in a sample of 17...

The Transmission of Liquidity Shocks
			: The Role of Internal Capital Markets and Bank Funding Strategies

The Transmission of Liquidity Shocks : The Role of Internal Capital Markets and Bank Funding Strategies »

Volume/Issue: 2014/207

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philippe Karam , Ouarda Merrouche , Moez Souissi , and Rima Turk

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498352888.001

ISBN: 9781498352888

Keywords: Credit supply, Multinational banks, Internal capital markets, bank, lending, credit, markets, International Lending and Debt Problems, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

We analyze the transmission of bank-specific liquidity shocks triggered by a credit rating downgrade through the lending channel. Using bank-level data for US Bank Holding Companies, we find that a credit rating do...

The Transmission of Liquidity Shocks

The Transmission of Liquidity Shocks »

Source: The Transmission of Liquidity Shocks : The Role of Internal Capital Markets and Bank Funding Strategies

Volume/Issue: 2014/207

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Philippe Karam , Ouarda Merrouche , Moez Souissi , and Rima Turk

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 November 2014

ISBN: 9781498352888

Keywords: Credit supply, Multinational banks, Internal capital markets, bank, lending, credit, markets, International Lending and Debt Problems, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

We analyze the transmission of bank-specific liquidity shocks triggered by a credit rating downgrade through the lending channel. Using bank-level data for US Bank Holding Companies, we find that a credit rating do...

Finland: 2014 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland

Finland: 2014 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Finland »

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

Volume/Issue: 2014/139

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498344708

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment, public debt, current account, public finances, Labor market reforsm,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's strong economic record has stalled. The economy has been in recession for three of the last five years, and unemployment is now more than 8 percent, with...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498331333

Keywords: employment, labor market, unemployment, labor force, recession

...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498331333

Keywords: employment, labor market, unemployment, labor force, recession

...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498331333

Keywords: employment, labor market, unemployment, labor force, recession

...

Finland: Selected Issues

Finland: Selected Issues »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2014/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498331333

Keywords: employment, labor market, unemployment, labor force, recession

...

Finland: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation - Informational Annex

Finland: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation - Informational Annex »

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

Volume/Issue: 2014/139

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498344708

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment, public debt, current account, public finances, Labor market reforsm,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's strong economic record has stalled. The economy has been in recession for three of the last five years, and unemployment is now more than 8 percent, with...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Finland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Finland »

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

Volume/Issue: 2014/139

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498344708

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment, public debt, current account, public finances, Labor market reforsm,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's strong economic record has stalled. The economy has been in recession for three of the last five years, and unemployment is now more than 8 percent, with...

Finland
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Finland : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/139

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498344708.002

ISBN: 9781498344708

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment, public debt, current account, public finances, Labor market reforsm,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's strong economic record has stalled. The economy has been in recession for three of the last five years, and unemployment is now more than 8 percent, with...

Finland
			: Selected Issues

Finland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2014/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498331333.002

ISBN: 9781498331333

Keywords: employment, labor market, unemployment, labor force, recession

...

Statement by Ms. Meyersson, Executive Director for Finland and Mr. Miettinen, Advisor to Executive Director, May 21, 2014

Statement by Ms. Meyersson, Executive Director for Finland and Mr. Miettinen, Advisor to Executive Director, May 21, 2014 »

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

Volume/Issue: 2014/139

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498344708

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, fiscal adjustment, public debt, current account, public finances, Labor market reforsm,

This 2014 Article IV Consultation highlights that Finland's strong economic record has stalled. The economy has been in recession for three of the last five years, and unemployment is now more than 8 percent, with...

Strengthening Post-Crisis Fiscal Credibility
			: Fiscal Councils on the Rise - A New Dataset

Strengthening Post-Crisis Fiscal Credibility : Fiscal Councils on the Rise - A New Dataset »

Volume/Issue: 2014/58

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Xavier Debrun , and Tidiane Kinda

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475516135.001

ISBN: 9781475516135

Keywords: Credibility of fiscal policy, fiscal councils, forecast errors, fiscal council, fiscal institutions,

Institutions aimed at constraining policy discretion to promote sound fiscal policies are once again at the forefront of the policy debate. Interest in 'fiscal councils,' independent watchdogs active in the public...

Strengthening Post-Crisis Fiscal Credibility: Fiscal Councils on the Rise — A New Dataset

Strengthening Post-Crisis Fiscal Credibility: Fiscal Councils on the Rise — A New Dataset »

Source: Strengthening Post-Crisis Fiscal Credibility : Fiscal Councils on the Rise - A New Dataset

Volume/Issue: 2014/58

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Xavier Debrun , and Tidiane Kinda

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475516135

Keywords: Credibility of fiscal policy, fiscal councils, forecast errors, fiscal council, fiscal institutions,

Institutions aimed at constraining policy discretion to promote sound fiscal policies are once again at the forefront of the policy debate. Interest in 'fiscal councils,' independent watchdogs active in the public...

Financial Crises in DSGE Models: A Prototype Model

Financial Crises in DSGE Models: A Prototype Model »

Source: Financial Crises in DSGE Models : A Prototype Model

Volume/Issue: 2014/57

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jaromir Benes , Michael Kumhof , and Douglas Laxton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 April 2014

ISBN: 9781475540895

Keywords: lending boom, credit crunch, financialy cycle, asset price bubble, bank capital, bank balance sheets, bank deposits, banking, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Forecasting and Simulation,

This paper presents the theoretical structure of MAPMOD, a new IMF model designed to study vulnerabilities associated with excessive credit expansions, and to support macroprudential policy analysis. In MAPMOD, ban...

Financial Crises in DSGE Models
			: A Prototype Model

Financial Crises in DSGE Models : A Prototype Model »

Volume/Issue: 2014/57

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jaromir Benes , Michael Kumhof , and Douglas Laxton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 April 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475540895.001

ISBN: 9781475540895

Keywords: lending boom, credit crunch, financialy cycle, asset price bubble, bank capital, bank balance sheets, bank deposits, banking, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Forecasting and Simulation,

This paper presents the theoretical structure of MAPMOD, a new IMF model designed to study vulnerabilities associated with excessive credit expansions, and to support macroprudential policy analysis. In MAPMOD, ban...

Spillovers to and from the Nordic Economies
			: A Macroeconometric Model Based Analysis

Spillovers to and from the Nordic Economies : A Macroeconometric Model Based Analysis »

Volume/Issue: 2013/225

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francis Vitek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475514667.001

ISBN: 9781475514667

Keywords: Spillover analysis, Trade linkages, Financial linkages, External risks, Policy coordination, bond, domestic demand, world economy, stock market, financial market

This paper analyzes the transmission of shocks and policies among and across the Nordic economies and the rest of the world. This spillover analysis is based on a pair of estimated structural macroeconometric model...

Spillovers to and from the Nordic Economies: A Macroeconometric Model Based Analysis

Spillovers to and from the Nordic Economies: A Macroeconometric Model Based Analysis »

Source: Spillovers to and from the Nordic Economies : A Macroeconometric Model Based Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2013/225

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francis Vitek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 November 2013

ISBN: 9781475514667

Keywords: Spillover analysis, Trade linkages, Financial linkages, External risks, Policy coordination, bond, domestic demand, world economy, stock market, financial market

This paper analyzes the transmission of shocks and policies among and across the Nordic economies and the rest of the world. This spillover analysis is based on a pair of estimated structural macroeconometric model...

IMF Executive Board Discusses Nordic Regional Report on Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden

IMF Executive Board Discusses Nordic Regional Report on Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden »

Source: Nordic Regional Report : 2013 Cluster Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/274

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475589511

Keywords: banking, banking sector, banking system, banking union

This paper examines 2013 Cluster Consultation-a Nordic Regional IMF staff report. Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden that form the Nordic region share a set of strong economic and social institutions and policies...

Nordic Regional Report
			: Selected Issues

Nordic Regional Report : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2013/275

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484391556.002

ISBN: 9781484391556

Keywords: banking, banking system, deposit insurance, deposit insurance coverage, banking sector

This Selected Issues paper elaborates findings and discussions of 2013 Cluster Consultation Nordic Regional report. The countries have close economic and financial ties and face some common challenges and shared ri...

Nordic Regional Report
			: 2013 Cluster Consultation

Nordic Regional Report : 2013 Cluster Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2013/274

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475589511.002

ISBN: 9781475589511

Keywords: banking, banking sector, banking system, banking union

This paper examines 2013 Cluster Consultation-a Nordic Regional IMF staff report. Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden that form the Nordic region share a set of strong economic and social institutions and policies...

Nordic Regional Report

Nordic Regional Report »

Source: Nordic Regional Report : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2013/275

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2013

ISBN: 9781484391556

Keywords: banking, banking system, deposit insurance, deposit insurance coverage, banking sector

This Selected Issues paper elaborates findings and discussions of 2013 Cluster Consultation Nordic Regional report. The countries have close economic and financial ties and face some common challenges and shared ri...

Nordic Regional Report: Staff Report for the 2013 Cluster Consultation

Nordic Regional Report: Staff Report for the 2013 Cluster Consultation »

Source: Nordic Regional Report : 2013 Cluster Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/274

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475589511

Keywords: banking, banking sector, banking system, banking union

This paper examines 2013 Cluster Consultation-a Nordic Regional IMF staff report. Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden that form the Nordic region share a set of strong economic and social institutions and policies...

Statement by Audun Groenn, Executive Director for Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden on the Nordic Regional Report, August 29, 2013

Statement by Audun Groenn, Executive Director for Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden on the Nordic Regional Report, August 29, 2013 »

Source: Nordic Regional Report : 2013 Cluster Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2013/274

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 September 2013

ISBN: 9781475589511

Keywords: banking, banking sector, banking system, banking union

This paper examines 2013 Cluster Consultation-a Nordic Regional IMF staff report. Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden that form the Nordic region share a set of strong economic and social institutions and policies...

The Exchange Rate Pass -Through to Import and Export Prices

The Exchange Rate Pass -Through to Import and Export Prices »

Source: The Exchange Rate Pass -Through to Import and Export Prices : The Role of Nominal Rigidities and Currency Choice

Volume/Issue: 2012/226

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ehsan Choudhri , and Dalia Hakura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2012

ISBN: 9781475510232

Keywords: import and export prices, nominal rigidities, currency choice, exchange rate, export price, import price, exchange rate pass, export prices, International Policy Coordination and Transmission, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

Using both regression- and VAR-based estimates, the paper finds that the exchange rate pass-through to import prices for a large number of countries is incomplete and larger than the pass-through to export prices....

The Exchange Rate Pass -Through to Import and Export Prices
			: The Role of Nominal Rigidities and Currency Choice

The Exchange Rate Pass -Through to Import and Export Prices : The Role of Nominal Rigidities and Currency Choice »

Volume/Issue: 2012/226

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ehsan Choudhri , and Dalia Hakura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475510232.001

ISBN: 9781475510232

Keywords: import and export prices, nominal rigidities, currency choice, exchange rate, export price, import price, exchange rate pass, export prices, International Policy Coordination and Transmission, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

Using both regression- and VAR-based estimates, the paper finds that the exchange rate pass-through to import prices for a large number of countries is incomplete and larger than the pass-through to export prices....

Finland

Finland »

Source: Finland : Staff Report for the 2012 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2012/253

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506006

Keywords: fiscal sustainability, fiscal consolidation, public debt, taxation

The paper is an account of Finland's unexpected upcoming deceleration in the economy at the end of 2011 and later. The deleveraging of the financial sector and the debt crisis made the nation fear an inevitable rec...

Finland

Finland »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2012/254

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506013

Keywords: banking, banking sector, fdi, direct investment, credit availability

This Selected Issues and Analytical Note on Finland discusses the potential spillovers to Finland from various shocks associated with cross-country interlinkages. The note provides an overview of the trade and fina...

Finland: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Finland: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2012/254

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506013

Keywords: banking, banking sector, fdi, direct investment, credit availability

This Selected Issues and Analytical Note on Finland discusses the potential spillovers to Finland from various shocks associated with cross-country interlinkages. The note provides an overview of the trade and fina...

Finland: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Finland: Selected Issues and Analytical Notes »

Source: Finland : Selected Issues and Analytical Notes

Volume/Issue: 2012/254

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475506013

Keywords: banking, banking sector, fdi, direct investment, credit availability

This Selected Issues and Analytical Note on Finland discusses the potential spillovers to Finland from various shocks associated with cross-country interlinkages. The note provides an overview of the trade and fina...