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			: Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513567662.002

ISBN: 9781513567662

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Le conseil d’administration du FMI prolonge de six mois supplémentaires I’allégement immédiat du service de la dette du Mali

Le conseil d’administration du FMI prolonge de six mois supplémentaires I’allégement immédiat du service de la dette du Mali »

Source: Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567662

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Mali: Demande de la Deuxième Tranche de L’Allègement du Service de la Dette au Titre du Fonds Fiduciaire D’Assistance et de Riposte Aux Catastrophes—Communiqué de Presse et Rapport des Services du FMI

Mali: Demande de la Deuxième Tranche de L’Allègement du Service de la Dette au Titre du Fonds Fiduciaire D’Assistance et de Riposte Aux Catastrophes—Communiqué de Presse et Rapport des Services du FMI »

Source: Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 January 2021

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513567662

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

IMF Executive Board Extends Immediate Debt Service Relief for Mali for Another Six Months

IMF Executive Board Extends Immediate Debt Service Relief for Mali for Another Six Months »

Source: Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513565996

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Mali
			: Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report »

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 January 2021

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513565996.002

ISBN: 9781513565996

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Mali: Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust—Press Release; and Staff Report

Mali: Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust—Press Release; and Staff Report »

Source: Mali : Request for Second Tranche of Debt Service Relief Under the Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2021/003

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 January 2021

ISBN: 9781513565996

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Public debt, COVID-19 , Health care, ISCR, CR, IMF lending tracker, tranche of debt service relief, eligible debt service

The COVID-19 pandemic and the August 2020 coup d'état have disrupted more than half a decade of strong economic performance, during which growth averaged 5 percent.1 Growth is projected to decline from 5 percent to...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 October 2020

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513560014.086

ISBN: 9781513560014

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Countries of the Middle East and Central Asia region have been hit by two large and reinforcing shocks, resulting in significantly weaker growth projections in 2020. In addition to the devastating toll on human hea...

1. Évolutions régionales et perspectives1

1. Évolutions régionales et perspectives1 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Bien que la pandémie de maladie à coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) touche encore l’ensemble de la région, les pays rouvrent avec précaution leur économie. Les mesures sanitaires nécessaires pour endi...

2. Panser les plaies économiques de la crise1

2. Panser les plaies économiques de la crise1 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

La pandémie de maladie à coronavirus (COVID-19) pourrait avoir des répercussions économiques plus profondes et plus persistantes que les récessions précédentes dans la région Moyen-Orient et Asi...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559926.086

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Countries of the Middle East and Central Asia region have been hit by two large and reinforcing shocks, resulting in significantly weaker growth projections in 2020. In addition to the devastating toll on human hea...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Countries of the Middle East and Central Asia region have been hit by two large and reinforcing shocks, resulting in significantly weaker growth projections in 2020. In addition to the devastating toll on human hea...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Countries of the Middle East and Central Asia region have been hit by two large and reinforcing shocks, resulting in significantly weaker growth projections in 2020. In addition to the devastating toll on human hea...

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513559933.086

ISBN: 9781513559933

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Countries of the Middle East and Central Asia region have been hit by two large and reinforcing shocks, resulting in significantly weaker growth projections in 2020. In addition to the devastating toll on human hea...

4. Stabilité financière en pleine pandémie1

4. Stabilité financière en pleine pandémie1 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

Les banques de la région Moyen-Orient et Asie centrale (MOAC) ont débuté l’année dans une position généralement solide, mais la crise sans précédent provoquée par la pandémie de maladie à corona...

3. Tensions budgétaires liées à la pandémie1

3. Tensions budgétaires liées à la pandémie1 »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, April 2020, Middle East and Central Asia

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2020

Language: French

ISBN: 9781513559926

Keywords: Oil prices, Oil, Fiscal stance, COVID-19 , Health care, REO, FFDA65, MENAP oil exporter, CCA oil exporter, financial support

La pandémie de coronavirus (COVID-19) a obligé tous les pays à adopter des mesures budgétaires d’envergure, avec pour conséquences l’assouplissement budgétaire synchronisé le plus marqué dans le...

A Framework for Estimating Health Spending in Response to COVID-19

A Framework for Estimating Health Spending in Response to COVID-19 »

Source: A Framework for Estimating Health Spending in Response to COVID-19

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Dudine , Klaus-Peter Hellwig , and Samir Jahan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 2020

ISBN: 9781513550220

Keywords: Low-income developing countries, Health care spending, Health care, Public health, Health policy, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Health Spending, SIR, WP

We estimate the additional health spending necessary to treat COVID-19 patients. We expand a Susceptible Infected Recovered model to project the number of people requiring hospitalization, use information about hea...

A Framework for Estimating Health Spending in Response to COVID-19

A Framework for Estimating Health Spending in Response to COVID-19 »

Volume/Issue: 2020/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Paolo Dudine , Klaus-Peter Hellwig , and Samir Jahan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 July 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513550220.001

ISBN: 9781513550220

Keywords: Low-income developing countries, Health care spending, Health care, Public health, Health policy, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Health Spending, SIR, WP

We estimate the additional health spending necessary to treat COVID-19 patients. We expand a Susceptible Infected Recovered model to project the number of people requiring hospitalization, use information about hea...

IMF Executive Board Approves Immediate Debt Service Relief for 25 Eligible Low-Income Countries

IMF Executive Board Approves Immediate Debt Service Relief for 25 Eligible Low-Income Countries »

Source: Catastrophe Containment And Relief Trust-Approval Of Grant Assistance For Debt Service Relief

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513540603

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Public health, Balance of payments, PP, executive board, tranches, grant support, global pandemic

This paper proposes that the Executive Board determine that the global COVID-19 pandemic constitutes a Qualifying Public Health Disaster (QPHD) under the Catastrophe Containment (CC) Window of the Catastrophe Conta...

Catastrophe Containment And Relief Trust-Approval Of Grant Assistance For Debt Service Relief

Catastrophe Containment And Relief Trust-Approval Of Grant Assistance For Debt Service Relief »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513540603.007

ISBN: 9781513540603

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Public health, Balance of payments, PP, executive board, tranches, grant support, global pandemic

This paper proposes that the Executive Board determine that the global COVID-19 pandemic constitutes a Qualifying Public Health Disaster (QPHD) under the Catastrophe Containment (CC) Window of the Catastrophe Conta...

IMF Policy Paper: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust—Approval of Grant Assistance for Debt Service Relief

IMF Policy Paper: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust—Approval of Grant Assistance for Debt Service Relief »

Source: Catastrophe Containment And Relief Trust-Approval Of Grant Assistance For Debt Service Relief

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513540603

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Public health, Balance of payments, PP, executive board, tranches, grant support, global pandemic

This paper proposes that the Executive Board determine that the global COVID-19 pandemic constitutes a Qualifying Public Health Disaster (QPHD) under the Catastrophe Containment (CC) Window of the Catastrophe Conta...

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust: Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust: Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy »

Source: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust : Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513539454

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Balance of payments, Debt service payments, PP, global pandemic, executive board, pandemic, proposed decision

In direct response to the COVID-19 crisis the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has adopted some immediate enhancements to its Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust (CCRT) to enable the Fund to p...

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust: Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy—Proposed Decision

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust: Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy—Proposed Decision »

Source: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust : Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513539454

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Balance of payments, Debt service payments, PP, global pandemic, executive board, pandemic, proposed decision

In direct response to the COVID-19 crisis the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has adopted some immediate enhancements to its Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust (CCRT) to enable the Fund to p...

IMF Enhances Debt Relief Trust to Enable Support for Eligible Low-Income Countries in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

IMF Enhances Debt Relief Trust to Enable Support for Eligible Low-Income Countries in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic »

Source: Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust : Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2020

ISBN: 9781513539454

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Balance of payments, Debt service payments, PP, global pandemic, executive board, pandemic, proposed decision

In direct response to the COVID-19 crisis the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has adopted some immediate enhancements to its Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust (CCRT) to enable the Fund to p...

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust
			: Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy

Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust : Policy Proposals and Funding Strategy »

Volume: 20

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 April 2020

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513539454.007

ISBN: 9781513539454

Keywords: Debt service, Debt relief, Balance of payments need, Balance of payments, Debt service payments, PP, global pandemic, executive board, pandemic, proposed decision

In direct response to the COVID-19 crisis the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has adopted some immediate enhancements to its Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust (CCRT) to enable the Fund to p...

Manufacturing Jobs and Inequality: Why is the U.S. Experience Different?

Manufacturing Jobs and Inequality: Why is the U.S. Experience Different? »

Volume/Issue: 2019/191

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalija Novta , and Evgenia Pugacheva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498320450.001

ISBN: 9781498320450

Keywords: Agriculture, Capital income, Cross country analysis, Data analysis, Demographic indicators, Disposable income, Economic indicators, Economic sectors, Economies, Education

We examine the extent to which declining manufacturing employment may have contributed to increasing inequality in advanced economies. This contribution is typically small, except in the United States. We explore t...

Manufacturing Jobs and Inequality: Why is the U.S. Experience Different?

Manufacturing Jobs and Inequality: Why is the U.S. Experience Different? »

Source: Manufacturing Jobs and Inequality: Why is the U.S. Experience Different?

Volume/Issue: 2019/191

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalija Novta , and Evgenia Pugacheva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 September 2019

ISBN: 9781498320450

Keywords: Agriculture, Capital income, Cross country analysis, Data analysis, Demographic indicators, Disposable income, Economic indicators, Economic sectors, Economies, Education

We examine the extent to which declining manufacturing employment may have contributed to increasing inequality in advanced economies. This contribution is typically small, except in the United States. We explore t...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1 »

Source: Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498320801.001

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...

The Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Schemes on Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Rwanda

The Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Schemes on Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Rwanda »

Volume/Issue: 2019/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andinet Woldemichael , Daniel Gurara , and Abebe Shimeles

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484398074.001

ISBN: 9781484398074

Keywords: Consumer price indexes, Demographic indicators, Health insurance, Poverty, Health care, Healthcare spending, low-income, Rwanda, out-of-pocket, treatment effect

Achieving universal health coverage, including financial risk protection and access to quality essential health-care services, is one of the main Sustainable Development Goals. In low-income countries, innovative a...

The Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Schemes on Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Rwanda1

The Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Schemes on Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Rwanda1 »

Source: The Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Schemes on Out-of-Pocket Healthcare Spending: Evidence from Rwanda

Volume/Issue: 2019/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andinet Woldemichael , Daniel Gurara , and Abebe Shimeles

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 February 2019

ISBN: 9781484398074

Keywords: Consumer price indexes, Demographic indicators, Health insurance, Poverty, Health care, Healthcare spending, low-income, Rwanda, out-of-pocket, treatment effect

Achieving universal health coverage, including financial risk protection and access to quality essential health-care services, is one of the main Sustainable Development Goals. In low-income countries, innovative a...

IMF Establishes a Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust to Enhance Support for Eligible Low Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

IMF Establishes a Catastrophe Containment and Relief Trust to Enhance Support for Eligible Low Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters »

Source: Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

Volume/Issue: 2015/007

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498344937

Keywords: Debt relief, Emergency assistance, Emergency financing mechanism, External shocks, Fund facilities, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Balance of payments, Public health, Low income countries

The Fund's existing facilities for low-income countries (LICs) provide a vehicle for the speedy provision of financial assistance to member countries hit by natural disasters, either through the Rapid Credit Facili...

Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters »

Volume/Issue: 2015/007

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498344937.007

ISBN: 9781498344937

Keywords: Debt relief, Emergency assistance, Emergency financing mechanism, External shocks, Fund facilities, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Balance of payments, Public health, Low income countries

The Fund's existing facilities for low-income countries (LICs) provide a vehicle for the speedy provision of financial assistance to member countries hit by natural disasters, either through the Rapid Credit Facili...

Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters »

Source: Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

Volume/Issue: 2015/007

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498344937

Keywords: Debt relief, Emergency assistance, Emergency financing mechanism, External shocks, Fund facilities, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Balance of payments, Public health, Low income countries

The Fund's existing facilities for low-income countries (LICs) provide a vehicle for the speedy provision of financial assistance to member countries hit by natural disasters, either through the Rapid Credit Facili...

Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters—Proposed Modifications

Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters—Proposed Modifications »

Source: Proposal to Enhance Fund Support for Low-Income Countries Hit by Public Health Disasters

Volume/Issue: 2015/007

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498344937

Keywords: Debt relief, Emergency assistance, Emergency financing mechanism, External shocks, Fund facilities, Low-income developing countries, Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Balance of payments, Public health, Low income countries

The Fund's existing facilities for low-income countries (LICs) provide a vehicle for the speedy provision of financial assistance to member countries hit by natural disasters, either through the Rapid Credit Facili...

Demand Patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium

Demand Patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium »

Source: Demand Patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium : Can We Explain the Differences?

Volume/Issue: 2014/165

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Igor Lebrun , and Esther Perez Ruiz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498309462

Keywords: growth, demand patterns, private consumption, disposable income, household income, income growth, cost of capital, General, General,

The need to revive Euro area growth highlights the importance of the evolution of domestic and external demand in the core. This paper puts recent demand patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium into historical per...

Demand Patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium
			: Can We Explain the Differences?

Demand Patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium : Can We Explain the Differences? »

Volume/Issue: 2014/165

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Igor Lebrun , and Esther Perez Ruiz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498309462.001

ISBN: 9781498309462

Keywords: growth, demand patterns, private consumption, disposable income, household income, income growth, cost of capital, General, General,

The need to revive Euro area growth highlights the importance of the evolution of domestic and external demand in the core. This paper puts recent demand patterns in France, Germany, and Belgium into historical per...

Health Spending in Japan

Health Spending in Japan »

Source: Health Spending in Japan : Macro-Fiscal Implications and Reform Options

Volume/Issue: 2014/142

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Masahiro Nozaki , Kenichiro Kashiwase , and Ikuo Saito

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2014

ISBN: 9781498365277

Keywords: long-term care, health care, capita health spending, budget caps, General, Health Insurance, Public and Private,

Health spending has risen rapidly in Japan. We find two-thirds of the spending increase over 1990-2011 resulted from ageing, and the rest from excess cost growth. The spending level will rise further: ageing alone...

Health Spending in Japan
			: Macro-Fiscal Implications and Reform Options

Health Spending in Japan : Macro-Fiscal Implications and Reform Options »

Volume/Issue: 2014/142

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Masahiro Nozaki , Kenichiro Kashiwase , and Ikuo Saito

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 August 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498365277.001

ISBN: 9781498365277

Keywords: long-term care, health care, capita health spending, budget caps, General, Health Insurance, Public and Private,

Health spending has risen rapidly in Japan. We find two-thirds of the spending increase over 1990-2011 resulted from ageing, and the rest from excess cost growth. The spending level will rise further: ageing alone...

Managing Credit Bubbles

Managing Credit Bubbles »

Volume/Issue: 2014/95

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alberto Martin , and Jaume Ventura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498307666.001

ISBN: 9781498307666

Keywords: rollover crises, secondary markets, crowding, capital stock, capital income, credit constraint, credit market, International Lending and Debt Problems, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Open Economy Macroeconomics

We study a dynamic economy where credit is limited by insufficient collateral and, as a result, investment and output are too low. In this environment, changes in investor sentiment or market expectations can give...

Managing Credit Bubbles

Managing Credit Bubbles »

Source: Managing Credit Bubbles

Volume/Issue: 2014/95

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alberto Martin , and Jaume Ventura

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 June 2014

ISBN: 9781498307666

Keywords: rollover crises, secondary markets, crowding, capital stock, capital income, credit constraint, credit market, International Lending and Debt Problems, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Open Economy Macroeconomics

We study a dynamic economy where credit is limited by insufficient collateral and, as a result, investment and output are too low. In this environment, changes in investor sentiment or market expectations can give...

Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries: The Role of Corporate Balance Sheet Repair and Dual Labor Markets

Dismal Employment Growth in EU Countries: The Role of Corporate Balance Sheet Repair and Dual Labor Markets »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

IMF Economic Review

IMF Economic Review »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014 »

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484346266.026

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

IMF Working Papers

IMF Working Papers »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

Q&A: Seven Questions on Financial Interconnectedness

Q&A: Seven Questions on Financial Interconnectedness »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

Recommended Readings from the IMF Bookstore

Recommended Readings from the IMF Bookstore »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

Research Summaries: Waste Not, Want Not: Understanding the Efficiency of Health Expenditure

Research Summaries: Waste Not, Want Not: Understanding the Efficiency of Health Expenditure »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

Staff Discussion Notes

Staff Discussion Notes »

Source: IMF Research Bulletin, March 2014

Volume/Issue: 15/1

Series: IMF Research Bulletin

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484346266

Keywords: public health, public health spending, health expenditure, health spending, public spending, emerging economies, developing economies, life expectancy, dual labor markets, European Union countries

The Research Summaries in the March 2014 Research Bulletin focus on efficiency of health expenditure (Francesco Grigoli and Javier Kapsoli) and employment growth in European Union countries (Bas B. Bakker and Li Ze...

Canada: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation

Canada: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Canada : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

ISBN: 9781616355906

Keywords: Canada, mortgage, mortgage insurance, mortgages, mortgage insurers, private mortgage

This Informational Annex highlights the Canadian authorities' free-floating exchange rate regime. The exchange rate regime is free from exchange restrictions and multiple currency practices. The Canadian authoritie...

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

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

Source: Canada : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

ISBN: 9781616355906

Keywords: Canada, mortgage, mortgage insurance, mortgages, mortgage insurers, private mortgage

This Informational Annex highlights the Canadian authorities' free-floating exchange rate regime. The exchange rate regime is free from exchange restrictions and multiple currency practices. The Canadian authoritie...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Canada

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Canada »

Source: Canada : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

ISBN: 9781616355906

Keywords: Canada, mortgage, mortgage insurance, mortgages, mortgage insurers, private mortgage

This Informational Annex highlights the Canadian authorities' free-floating exchange rate regime. The exchange rate regime is free from exchange restrictions and multiple currency practices. The Canadian authoritie...

Canada
			: 2013 Article IV Consultation

Canada : 2013 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616355906.002

ISBN: 9781616355906

Keywords: Canada, mortgage, mortgage insurance, mortgages, mortgage insurers, private mortgage

This Informational Annex highlights the Canadian authorities' free-floating exchange rate regime. The exchange rate regime is free from exchange restrictions and multiple currency practices. The Canadian authoritie...

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative on Canada, January 29, 2014

Statement by the IMF Staff Representative on Canada, January 29, 2014 »

Source: Canada : 2013 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/27

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

ISBN: 9781616355906

Keywords: Canada, mortgage, mortgage insurance, mortgages, mortgage insurers, private mortgage

This Informational Annex highlights the Canadian authorities' free-floating exchange rate regime. The exchange rate regime is free from exchange restrictions and multiple currency practices. The Canadian authoritie...

The Euro Area Crisis

The Euro Area Crisis »

Source: The Euro Area Crisis : Need for a Supranational Fiscal Risk Sharing Mechanism?

Volume/Issue: 2013/198

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Davide Furceri , and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2013

ISBN: 9781484334201

Keywords: risk sharing, consumption smoothing, fiscal union, moral hazard, banking crises, moral hazard problems, private consumption, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

The aim of this paper is to assess the effectiveness of risk sharing mechanisms in the euro area and whether a supranational fiscal risk sharing mechanism could insure countries against very severe downturns. Using...

The Euro Area Crisis
			: Need for a Supranational Fiscal Risk Sharing Mechanism?

The Euro Area Crisis : Need for a Supranational Fiscal Risk Sharing Mechanism? »

Volume/Issue: 2013/198

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Davide Furceri , and Aleksandra Zdzienicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484334201.001

ISBN: 9781484334201

Keywords: risk sharing, consumption smoothing, fiscal union, moral hazard, banking crises, moral hazard problems, private consumption, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration, Open Economy Macroeconomics,

The aim of this paper is to assess the effectiveness of risk sharing mechanisms in the euro area and whether a supranational fiscal risk sharing mechanism could insure countries against very severe downturns. Using...

Waste Not, Want Not
			: The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies

Waste Not, Want Not : The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2013/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Javier Kapsoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484364260.001

ISBN: 9781484364260

Keywords: Health expenditure, efficiency, emerging economies, developing economies, public health, health spending, public expenditure, public health spending, Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality

Public health spending is low in emerging and developing economies relative to advanced economies and health outputs and outcomes need to be substantially improved. Simply increasing public expenditure in the healt...

Waste Not, Want Not

Waste Not, Want Not »

Source: Waste Not, Want Not : The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies

Volume/Issue: 2013/187

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Javier Kapsoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2013

ISBN: 9781484364260

Keywords: Health expenditure, efficiency, emerging economies, developing economies, public health, health spending, public expenditure, public health spending, Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality

Public health spending is low in emerging and developing economies relative to advanced economies and health outputs and outcomes need to be substantially improved. Simply increasing public expenditure in the healt...

Two Sides of the Same Coin? Rebalancing and Inclusive Growth in China

Two Sides of the Same Coin? Rebalancing and Inclusive Growth in China »

Volume/Issue: 2013/185

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Il Lee , Murtaza Syed , and Xin Wang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 August 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484386576.001

ISBN: 9781484386576

Keywords: China, China, People's Republic of, Economic growth, Economic models, Economic reforms, Excess liquidity, Income distribution, Inclusive growth, Monetary policy, Poverty

This paper uses the Shapley Value decomposition technique to assess the factors behind the rise of inequality in China. It finds that, in many ways, inequality may have been an inevitable by-product of China's inve...

Two Sides of the Same Coin? Rebalancing and Inclusive Growth in China

Two Sides of the Same Coin? Rebalancing and Inclusive Growth in China »

Source: Two Sides of the Same Coin? Rebalancing and Inclusive Growth in China

Volume/Issue: 2013/185

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Il Lee , Murtaza Syed , and Xin Wang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 August 2013

ISBN: 9781484386576

Keywords: China, China, People's Republic of, Economic growth, Economic models, Economic reforms, Excess liquidity, Income distribution, Inclusive growth, Monetary policy, Poverty

This paper uses the Shapley Value decomposition technique to assess the factors behind the rise of inequality in China. It finds that, in many ways, inequality may have been an inevitable by-product of China's inve...

China’s Path to Consumer-Based Growth

China’s Path to Consumer-Based Growth »

Source: China's Path to Consumer-Based Growth : Reorienting Investment and Enhancing Efficiency

Volume/Issue: 2013/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Il Lee , Murtaza Syed , and Liu Xueyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 March 2013

ISBN: 9781484309353

Keywords: China, Economic growth, Investment, Private consumption, Regional economics, Rebalancing, household income, consumption growth, consumption function, consumption over time

This paper proposes a possible framework for identifying excessive investment. Based on this method, it finds evidence that some types of investment are becoming excessive in China, particularly in inland provinces...

China's Path to Consumer-Based Growth
			: Reorienting Investment and Enhancing Efficiency

China's Path to Consumer-Based Growth : Reorienting Investment and Enhancing Efficiency »

Volume/Issue: 2013/83

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Il Lee , Murtaza Syed , and Liu Xueyan

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 March 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484309353.001

ISBN: 9781484309353

Keywords: China, Economic growth, Investment, Private consumption, Regional economics, Rebalancing, household income, consumption growth, consumption function, consumption over time

This paper proposes a possible framework for identifying excessive investment. Based on this method, it finds evidence that some types of investment are becoming excessive in China, particularly in inland provinces...

Capítulo 1 El Reto de la Reforma de Salud en las Economías Avanzadas y Emergentesi

Capítulo 1 El Reto de la Reforma de Salud en las Economías Avanzadas y Emergentesi »

Source: Extracto: La economía de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Publisher: Pan American Health Organization/WHO

Publication Date: 30 January 2013

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781475555950

Keywords: atención de la salud, mercados emergentes, economías avanzadas, política fiscal, crisis sanitaria, crisis de la atención de la salud, crisis de salud pública

Según la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS), los tres objetivos fundamentales de un sistema de cuidados de la salud son: mejorar la salud de la población que atiende...

Extracto: La economía de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes

Extracto: La economía de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes »

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Publisher: Pan American Health Organization/WHO

Publication Date: 30 January 2013

Language: Spanish

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475555950.073

ISBN: 9781475555950

Keywords: atención de la salud, mercados emergentes, economías avanzadas, política fiscal, crisis sanitaria, crisis de la atención de la salud, crisis de salud pública

Este es un extracto de Los aspectos económicos de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes. Se inlcuyen el índice, el prefacio, y el capítulo 1....

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Extracto: La economía de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Publisher: Pan American Health Organization/WHO

Publication Date: 30 January 2013

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781475555950

Keywords: atención de la salud, mercados emergentes, economías avanzadas, política fiscal, crisis sanitaria, crisis de la atención de la salud, crisis de salud pública

Este es un extracto de Los aspectos económicos de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes. Se inlcuyen el índice, el prefacio, y el capítulo 1....

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Extracto: La economía de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes

Series: Miscellaneous Publication (Other)

Publisher: Pan American Health Organization/WHO

Publication Date: 30 January 2013

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781475555950

Keywords: atención de la salud, mercados emergentes, economías avanzadas, política fiscal, crisis sanitaria, crisis de la atención de la salud, crisis de salud pública

Este es un extracto de Los aspectos económicos de la reforma de la salud pública en las economías avanzadas y emergentes. Se inlcuyen el índice, el prefacio, y el capítulo 1....

Small Island States in the Pacific
			: the Tyranny of Distance

Small Island States in the Pacific : the Tyranny of Distance »

Volume/Issue: 2012/223

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Chris Becker

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475510263.001

ISBN: 9781475510263

Keywords: microstate, economies of scale, geographic isolation, economic outcomes, per capita income, neighboring countries, transport costs, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Economic Development: Regional

This paper seeks to document key characteristics of small island states in the Pacific. It restricts itself to a limited number of indicators which are macro-orientated - population, fertility of land, ability to t...

Small Island States in the Pacific

Small Island States in the Pacific »

Source: Small Island States in the Pacific : the Tyranny of Distance

Volume/Issue: 2012/223

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Chris Becker

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2012

ISBN: 9781475510263

Keywords: microstate, economies of scale, geographic isolation, economic outcomes, per capita income, neighboring countries, transport costs, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Economic Development: Regional

This paper seeks to document key characteristics of small island states in the Pacific. It restricts itself to a limited number of indicators which are macro-orientated - population, fertility of land, ability to t...

United States
			: Selected Issues

United States : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475504910.002

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States

United States »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States: Selected Issues

United States: Selected Issues »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States: Selected Issues

United States: Selected Issues »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States: Selected Issues

United States: Selected Issues »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States: Selected Issues

United States: Selected Issues »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States: Selected Issues

United States: Selected Issues »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

United States: Selected Issues

United States: Selected Issues »

Source: United States : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2012/214

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 August 2012

ISBN: 9781475504910

Keywords: income growth, disposable income, income households, income groups, household income

This Selected Issues paper for the United States discusses the microeconomics of the country-household wealth and savings. Households' consumption-saving decisions have an important bearing on the U.S. economic out...

Public Expenditure in the Slovak Republic
			: Composition and Technical Efficiency

Public Expenditure in the Slovak Republic : Composition and Technical Efficiency »

Volume/Issue: 2012/173

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475505214.001

ISBN: 9781475505214

Keywords: technical efficiency, expenditure, public expenditure, health expenditure, expenditures, health expenditures, Slovakia,

Good practice suggests that budget allocations should reflect spending priorities and that spending should provide cost-effective delivery of public goods and services. This paper analyzes the composition of public...

Quality of Government and Living Standards
			: Adjusting for the Efficiency of Public Spending

Quality of Government and Living Standards : Adjusting for the Efficiency of Public Spending »

Volume/Issue: 2012/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Eduardo Ley

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475505306.001

ISBN: 9781475505306

Keywords: System of National Accounts, Efficiency, Living Standards, national accounts, public spending, input-output, health care, Publicly Provided Goods: General, Public Economics: Miscellaneous Issues: General, Social Security and Public Pensions

It is generally acknowledged that the government's output is difficult to define and its value is hard to measure. The practical solution, adopted by national accounts systems, is to equate output to input costs. H...

Public Expenditure in the Slovak Republic

Public Expenditure in the Slovak Republic »

Source: Public Expenditure in the Slovak Republic : Composition and Technical Efficiency

Volume/Issue: 2012/173

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

ISBN: 9781475505214

Keywords: technical efficiency, expenditure, public expenditure, health expenditure, expenditures, health expenditures, Slovakia,

Good practice suggests that budget allocations should reflect spending priorities and that spending should provide cost-effective delivery of public goods and services. This paper analyzes the composition of public...

Quality of Government and Living Standards

Quality of Government and Living Standards »

Source: Quality of Government and Living Standards : Adjusting for the Efficiency of Public Spending

Volume/Issue: 2012/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Eduardo Ley

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2012

ISBN: 9781475505306

Keywords: System of National Accounts, Efficiency, Living Standards, national accounts, public spending, input-output, health care, Publicly Provided Goods: General, Public Economics: Miscellaneous Issues: General, Social Security and Public Pensions

It is generally acknowledged that the government's output is difficult to define and its value is hard to measure. The practical solution, adopted by national accounts systems, is to equate output to input costs. H...

CHAPTER 11: Challenges in Reforming the Japanese Health Care System

CHAPTER 11: Challenges in Reforming the Japanese Health Care System »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Countries around the world are anxiously searching for better health care systems. The development of health care systems has followed a different route in each country, influenced...

CHAPTER 6: Containing Public Health Spending: Lessons from Experiences of Advanced Economies

CHAPTER 6: Containing Public Health Spending: Lessons from Experiences of Advanced Economies »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Public health spending in advanced economies is projected to rise by an average of 3 percentage points of GDP over the next 20 years and by 6½ percentage points of GDP in the next 4...

CHAPTER 13: Containing Public Health Spending through Market-Based Health Reform in Germany

CHAPTER 13: Containing Public Health Spending through Market-Based Health Reform in Germany »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

OVERVIEW For more than 20 years, the main motivation of government interventions in the German health care system has been to contain the growth of nonwage labor costs. Rising payrol...

CHAPTER 12: Coverage Expansion and Cost Containment in the Republic of Korea

CHAPTER 12: Coverage Expansion and Cost Containment in the Republic of Korea »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM IN KOREA Health insurance was introduced for employees in large corporations in the Republic of Korea in 1977 and incrementally extended to employees in small...

CHAPTER 16: Evidence-Based Health Financing Reform in Thailand

CHAPTER 16: Evidence-Based Health Financing Reform in Thailand »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

OVERVIEW OF HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AND REFORMS Thailand is a lower-middle-income country in Southeast Asia with a GDP per capita of $4,720 in 2010. Complete geographical coverage of the...

CHAPTER 15: Health Care Financing Reform in India’s Decentralized Health Care System

CHAPTER 15: Health Care Financing Reform in India’s Decentralized Health Care System »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

It is very widely acknowledged that health is an important component of human development. The empowerment of people comes from the freedoms they enjoy, and these include, among oth...

CHAPTER 8: Health Financing Systems in East Asia and the Pacific: Early Successes and Current Challenges

CHAPTER 8: Health Financing Systems in East Asia and the Pacific: Early Successes and Current Challenges »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

This chapter provides an overview of health financing systems in the East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region of the World Bank. 1 The success of health...

CHAPTER 7: Health Reform Lessons from Experiences of Emerging Economies

CHAPTER 7: Health Reform Lessons from Experiences of Emerging Economies »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

This chapter draws on the general lessons of the literature to assess the challenges of health care reform in emerging economies. It begins by assessing how challenges differ betwee...

CHAPTER 9: Measuring the Health Effects of Health Care Reform

CHAPTER 9: Measuring the Health Effects of Health Care Reform »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

All countries around the world are struggling with the financial strain of rising health care costs. For example, public health care spending relative to GDP rose from 5.2 percent o...

CHAPTER 3: New Projections of Public Health Spending, 2010–50

CHAPTER 3: New Projections of Public Health Spending, 2010–50 »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Public health spending has been increasing rapidly in advanced economies, but there have been only modest increases in emerging economies in the past decades. Will these trends cont...

CHAPTER 5: Perspective on the Appropriate Role of the Private Sector in Meeting Health Care Needs

CHAPTER 5: Perspective on the Appropriate Role of the Private Sector in Meeting Health Care Needs »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Throughout the post–World War II decades, health policy advisors and health policymakers in modern health systems have argued inconclusively over the question “government versus mar...

CHAPTER 2: Public Health Care Spending: Past Trends

CHAPTER 2: Public Health Care Spending: Past Trends »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

This chapter analyzes the health care spending trends of 27 advanced economies and 23 emerging economies over the past four decades. Total health expenditures have risen sharply dur...

CHAPTER 10: Public Health Expenditure Reforms in Canada, Finland, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States

CHAPTER 10: Public Health Expenditure Reforms in Canada, Finland, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

This chapter presents country case studies on the public health care expenditures and reform experiences of seven advanced economies. The case studies were designed to highlight spe...

CHAPTER 14: Taiwan Province of China’s Experience with Universal Health Care Coverage

CHAPTER 14: Taiwan Province of China’s Experience with Universal Health Care Coverage »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Health reform on the ground usually is a far cry from the neat policy designs taught in the classroom. On the way to becoming law, the coherent policy blueprints produced by health...

CHAPTER 1: The Challenge of Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

CHAPTER 1: The Challenge of Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the three fundamental objectives of a health care system are improving the health of...

CHAPTER 17: The Challenge of Health Care Reform in Estonia, Hungary, China, Chile, and Mexico

CHAPTER 17: The Challenge of Health Care Reform in Estonia, Hungary, China, Chile, and Mexico »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

This chapter provides case studies on Estonia, Hungary, China, Chile, and Mexico. Health care systems and reform experiences vary substantially across emerging economies, and the st...

CHAPTER 4: The Future of Public and Private Health Care Insurance in Asia

CHAPTER 4: The Future of Public and Private Health Care Insurance in Asia »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Globally, both public and private health care systems are facing major fiscal challenges. New technologies provide patients with more-sophisticated diagnostic and treatment methods,...

The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies »

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616352448.071

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

Health care reform will be a key fiscal policy challenge in both advanced and emerging economies in coming years. In the advanced economies, the health sector has been one of the main drivers of government expendit...

part I: Trends and Outlook for Public Health Spending

part I: Trends and Outlook for Public Health Spending »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

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part II: The Role of the Private Sector in Health Care Financing and Delivery

part II: The Role of the Private Sector in Health Care Financing and Delivery »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

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part III: Cross-Country Studies

part III: Cross-Country Studies »

Source: The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies

Series: Books

Author(s): David Coady , Benedict Clements , and Sanjeev Gupta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2012

ISBN: 9781616352448

Keywords: health care, public health, health insurance, public health spending, health spending

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