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Growth Convergence and Spillovers among Indian States

Growth Convergence and Spillovers among Indian States »

Source: Growth Convergence and Spillovers among Indian States : What Matters? What Does Not?

Volume/Issue: 2010/96

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Piyaporn Sodsriwiboon , and Sanjay Kalra

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2010

ISBN: 9781451982732

Keywords: Indian states, convergence, growth theory, non-stationary panels, statistic, statistics, per capita income, growth rate, economic growth,

Convergence and spillovers across countries and within countries are old, but recurrent policy concerns, and India is no exception to this rule. This paper examines convergence and spillovers across Indian states u...

Growth and Convergence in a Two-Region Model

Growth and Convergence in a Two-Region Model »

Source: Growth and Convergence in a Two-Region Model : The Hypothetical Case of Korean Unification

Volume/Issue: 2002/26

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Funke , and Holger Strulik

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 February 2002

ISBN: 9781451844399

Keywords: Korean Unification, Regional Convergence, Economic Growt, tax revenues, tax income, capital stock, post-tax income, fiscal policy

The paper discusses the impact and implications of Korean unification by setting up a two-region endogenous growth model. The numerical solutions are based on the formal analytical model, and have been calibrated s...

The Convergence Dynamics of a Transition Economy

The Convergence Dynamics of a Transition Economy »

Source: The Convergence Dynamics of a Transition Economy : The Case of the Czech Republic

Volume/Issue: 2007/116

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jan Bruha , Jiri Podpiera , and Stanislav Polak

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2007

ISBN: 9781451866803

Keywords: Two-country modeling, Convergence, exchange rate, real exchange rate, transition economy, transition economies, exchange rate appreciation, Covergence,

In this paper we develop a two-country dynamic general equilibrium model by means of which we seek to explain the long-run paths of a converging emerging market economy. We borrow a paradigm from the New Open Econo...

Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance*

Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance* »

Source: Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance

Volume/Issue: 2017/265

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriel Di Bella , Oksana Dynnikova , and Francesco Grigoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484330166

Keywords: Europe, Russian Federation, Convergence, federalism, regional policies, Russia, transfers, General, State and Local Taxation, Subsidies

Sound regional policies are essential for balanced and sustained economic growth. The interaction of federal and regional policies with cross-regional structural differences affect human and physical capital format...

Assessing Fiscal Sustainability

Assessing Fiscal Sustainability »

Source: Assessing Fiscal Sustainability : A Cross-Country Comparison

Volume/Issue: 2003/145

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Enzo Croce , and V. Juan-Ramon

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2003

ISBN: 9781451856569

Keywords: convergence, fiscal rule, public debt, debt ratio, fiscal stance, National Government Expenditures and Related Policies, National Budget, Deficit, and Debt,

To monitor fiscal sustainability, this paper proposes a recursive algorithm derived from the law of motion of the debt-to-GDP ratio, subject to a government reaction function that links convergence to the targeted...

Regional Convergence and the Role of Federal Transfers in Canada

Regional Convergence and the Role of Federal Transfers in Canada »

Source: Regional Convergence and the Role of Federal Transfers in Canada

Volume/Issue: 2003/97

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Phillip Swagel , Steven Dunaway , and Martin Kaufman

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2003

ISBN: 9781451852042

Keywords: regional convergence, federal transfers, ei, employment, unemployment, employment insurance, unemployment rate, Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity, National Government Expenditures and Related Policies: Other,

Differences in per capita output across Canadian provinces have narrowed less than disparities in per capita income in past decades. Using a panel regression framework, this paper studies the differential impact of...

The Pacific Speed of Growth

The Pacific Speed of Growth »

Source: The Pacific Speed of Growth : How Fast Can It Be and What Determines It?

Volume/Issue: 2013/104

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Yongzheng Yang , Hong Chen , Shiu raj Singh , and Baljeet Singh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484399040

Keywords: growth, convergence, remoteness, volatility, aid, investment exports, trading partners, output volatility, trade openness, exchange rate regime

This study aims to test within a relatively homogeneous group of small states what differentiates the growth performance of Pacific island countries (PICs) from their peers. We find that PICs are disadvantaged by d...

The Growth Comeback in Developing Economies

The Growth Comeback in Developing Economies »

Source: The Growth Comeback in Developing Economies : A New Hope or Back to the Future?

Volume/Issue: 2013/132

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): John Bluedorn , Rupa Duttagupta , Jaime Guajardo , and Nkunde Mwase

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484321980

Keywords: growth, takeoff, low-income countries, convergence, export growth, balance of payments, trade openness, regulatory barriers, economic cooperation, General

Growth takeoffs in developing economies have rebounded in the past two decades. Although recent takeoffs have lasted longer than takeoffs before the 1990s, a key question is whether they could unravel like some did...

International Finance and Income Convergence

International Finance and Income Convergence »

Source: International Finance and Income Convergence : Europe is Different

Volume/Issue: 2007/64

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Daniel Leigh , Abdul Abiad , and Ashoka Mody

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451866285

Keywords: growth, convergence, current account, current account deficit, current account balance, current accounts, Economic Growth of Open Economies, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

Recent studies conclude that the ongoing global financial integration may have had little or no value in advancing economic growth, especially in poor countries. Capital is often found to flow "uphill" from poor to...

How Russia Affects the Neighborhood - Trade, Financial, and Remittance Channels

How Russia Affects the Neighborhood - Trade, Financial, and Remittance Channels »

Source: How Russia Affects the Neighborhood - Trade, Financial, and Remittance Channels

Volume/Issue: 2009/277

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jaime Espinosa-Bowen , Nadeem Ilahi , and Fahad Alturki

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2009

ISBN: 9781451874228

Keywords: business cycle, growth linkages, Russia, Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), regional linkages, decoupling, divergence, convergence, and trade, gdp growth

We test the extent to which growth in the 11 CIS countries (excluding Russia) was associated with developments in Russia, overall, as well as through the trade, financial and remittance channels over the last decad...