Series: Staff Discussion Notes
Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , and Atish Ghosh
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 12 December 2013
Keywords: Welfare, International cooperation, Economic policy, Policy Coordination, Uncertainty, Guideposts
In bilateral and multilateral surveillance, countries are often urged to consider alternative policies that would result in superior outcomes for the country itself and, perhaps serendipitously, for the world econo...