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Fiscal Multipliers in the ECCU

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Source: Fiscal Multipliers in the ECCU

Volume/Issue: 2013/117

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jesus Gonzalez-Garcia , Antonio Lemus , and Mico Mrkaic

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 May 2013

ISBN: 9781484359914

Keywords: Fiscal Multipliers, Panel VAR, OECS, ECCU, fiscal variables, tax revenues, tax revenue, fiscal policies, General, ECCU.,

The multipliers of taxes, and government consumption and investment expenditure for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) are estimated using vector autoregression models with panel data. The impact and long-...

Fiscal Adjustment in the Gulf Countries: Less Costly than Previously Thought

Fiscal Adjustment in the Gulf Countries: Less Costly than Previously Thought »

Source: Fiscal Adjustment in the Gulf Countries: Less Costly than Previously Thought

Volume/Issue: 2018/133

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Armand Fouejieu , Sergio Rodriguez , and Sohaib Shahid

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484361573

Keywords: Economic growth, Government expenditures, Fiscal policy, Fiscal policy, Fiscal stimulus and multipliers, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Fiscal Multiplier, GCC, General, Asia including Middle East

This paper estimates fiscal multipliers for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Using OLS panel fixed effects on a sample of six countries from 1990-2016, results indicate that GCC fiscal multipliers have...

The Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy in Stimulating Economic Activity

The Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy in Stimulating Economic Activity »

Source: The Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy in Stimulating Economic Activity : A Review of the Literature

Volume/Issue: 2002/208

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Selma Mahfouz , Richard Hemming , and Michael Kell

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2002

ISBN: 9781451874716

Keywords: economic activity, fiscal multipliers, government spending, expansionary fiscal contractions, expenditure, fiscal contraction, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: General,

This paper reviews the theoretical and empirical literature on the effectiveness of fiscal policy. The focus is on the size of fiscal multipliers, and on the possibility that multipliers can turn negative (i.e., th...

Fiscal Policy Effectiveness in a Small Open Economy

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Source: Fiscal Policy Effectiveness in a Small Open Economy : Estimates of Tax and Spending Multipliers in Paraguay

Volume/Issue: 2017/63

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio David

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475588262

Keywords: Paraguay, Fiscal policy, Western Hemisphere, Fiscal Multipliers, Local Projection Method, General, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development

This paper presents estimates of fiscal multipliers in Paraguay following different econometric techniques and identification approaches. The results point to multipliers for capital expenditure that are substantia...

Fiscal Consolidations and Growth: Does Speed Matter?

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Source: Fiscal Consolidations and Growth : Does Speed Matter?

Volume/Issue: 2013/230

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Steven Pennings , and Esther Perez Ruiz

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 November 2013

ISBN: 9781475517866

Keywords: fiscal multipliers, government expenditure, anticipation effects, government spending, fiscal consolidations, General,

Should fiscal consolidations be front-loaded or proceed at a more steady pace, and how does this affect growth? We make an attempt to address this question using a three-step methodology. First, we modify a standar...

Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru

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Source: Fiscal Multipliers and Institutions in Peru : Getting the Largest Bang for the Sol

Volume/Issue: 2016/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Svetlana Vtyurina , and Zulima Leal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 July 2016

ISBN: 9781498381017

Keywords: Peru, fiscal policy, fiscal sustainability, nonlinear models, multipliers, public investment management, decentralization.

With the end of the commodity super cycle, Peru's potential growth has declined, raising questions of what government policies could do to help boost growth, including over the medium-term. Our econometric analysis...

Public Investment as a Fiscal Stimulus

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Source: Public Investment as a Fiscal Stimulus : Evidence from Japan's Regional Spending During the 1990s

Volume/Issue: 2010/110

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Anita Tuladhar , and Markus Bruckner

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455200696

Keywords: fiscal multipliers, private investment, government expenditure, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: General,

How effective was public investment in stimulating the Japanese economy during the economic stagnation of the 1990s? Using a dataset of regional public investment spending, we find that investment multipliers were...

Assessing the Impact and Phasing of Multi-year Fiscal Adjustment

Assessing the Impact and Phasing of Multi-year Fiscal Adjustment »

Source: Assessing the Impact and Phasing of Multi-year Fiscal Adjustment : A General Framework

Volume/Issue: 2013/182

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ran Bi , Haonan Qu , and James Roaf

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 August 2013

ISBN: 9781484318669

Keywords: fiscal adjustment, fiscal multipliers, fiscal tightening, fiscal stance, structural fiscal, fiscal adjustments, fiscal sustainability, fiscal measures, primary deficit, fiscal adjustment efforts

This paper provides a general framework to assess the output and debt dynamics of an economy undertaking multi-year fiscal adjustment. The framework allows country-specific assumptions about the magnitude and persi...

The Growth and Stabilization Properties of Fiscal Policy in Malaysia

The Growth and Stabilization Properties of Fiscal Policy in Malaysia »

Source: The Growth and Stabilization Properties of Fiscal Policy in Malaysia

Volume/Issue: 2013/149

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sohrab Rafiq

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 June 2013

ISBN: 9781484337912

Keywords: Stabilization, Multipliers, Time-variation, government spending, fiscal multipliers, fiscal stimulus, government spending shocks, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

This paper examines the size of the fiscal multiplier values generated in Malaysia. The results show that a government spending shock leads to broad positive economic effects. Although, the effectiveness of fiscal...

Growth Forecast Errors and  Fiscal Multipliers

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Source: Growth Forecast Errors and Fiscal Multipliers

Volume/Issue: 2013/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Olivier Blanchard , and Daniel Leigh

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 January 2013

ISBN: 9781475576443

Keywords: government expenditure, output fluctuations, fiscal consolidation, fiscal multipliers, growth forecast, fiscal balance, General, General, Forecasts of Budgets, Deficits

This paper investigates the relation between growth forecast errors and planned fiscal consolidation during the crisis. We find that, in advanced economies, stronger planned fiscal consolidation has been associated...