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The Fiscal Implications of Trade Liberalization

The Fiscal Implications of Trade Liberalization »

Source: The Fiscal Implications of Trade Liberalization

Volume/Issue: 1988/102

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 1988

ISBN: 9781451948271

Keywords: tax revenue, trade liberalization, tariff reduction, tax base, budget balance

Trade liberalization affects not only the external sector, production, and prices, but also the fiscal balance, through changes in tariff revenue, and through the sensitivity of the budget to induced changes in the...

Reassessing the Productivity Gains from Trade Liberalization

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Source: Reassessing the Productivity Gains from Trade Liberalization

Volume/Issue: 2016/77

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): JaeBin Ahn , Era Dabla-Norris , Romain Duval , Bingjie Hu , and Lamin Njie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 March 2016

ISBN: 9781475546774

Keywords: Trade, Productivity, Tariffs, Inputs, Liberalization, FDI, Reforms, Growth.

This paper reassesses the impact of trade liberalization on productivity. We build a new, unique database of effective tariff rates at the country-industry level for a broad range of countries over the past two dec...

Tax Policy and Trade Liberalization

Tax Policy and Trade Liberalization »

Source: Tax Policy and Trade Liberalization : An Application to Mexico

Volume/Issue: 1992/108

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Feltenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1992

ISBN: 9781451853025

Keywords: budget deficit, wholesale price index, wholesale price, trade liberalization, import duties

We construct a dynamic general equilibrium model of an open economy and use it to examine issues of trade liberalization in Mexico. In particular, we consider the fiscal implications of quotas and tariffs and, acco...

Trade Liberalization in Peru

Trade Liberalization in Peru »

Source: Trade Liberalization in Peru : Adjustment Costs Amidst High Labor Mobility

Volume/Issue: 2017/47

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Elin Baldárrago , and Gonzalo Salinas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475585568

Keywords: Trade liberalization, Peru, Poverty, Tariff, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty, Regional, Urban, and Rural Analyses, General

While trade integration has been an engine of global growth and prosperity some sectors have been negatively affected by increased imports competition, as expected in theory. Higher labor mobility could lower these...

Volatility and Growth in Latin America

Volatility and Growth in Latin America »

Source: Volatility and Growth in Latin America : An Episodic Approach

Volume/Issue: 2006/287

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ratna Sahay , and Rishi Goyal

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2006

ISBN: 9781451865479

Keywords: Growth, Volatility, Structural Reforms, Episodic Approach, fiscal policy, terms of trade, exchange rate regime, fiscal balance, trade liberalization, Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics: General,

This paper compares the pattern of macroeconomic volatility in 17 Latin American countries during episodes of high and low growth since 1970, examining in particular the role of policy volatility. Macroeconomic out...

Revisiting the Link between Trade, Growth and Inequality

Revisiting the Link between Trade, Growth and Inequality »

Source: Revisiting the Link between Trade, Growth and Inequality : Lessons for Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2017/46

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kimberly Beaton , Aliona Cebotari , and Andras Komaromi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475585551

Keywords: Trade, Globalization, Growth, Liberalization, Inequality, Latin America, Caribbean, Economic Growth of Open Economies, Globalization: General, General

We revisit the relationship between international trade, economic growth and inequality with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean. The paper combines two approaches: First, we employ a cross-country panel fra...

The Fiscal Implications of Trade Liberalization

The Fiscal Implications of Trade Liberalization »

Volume/Issue: 1988/102

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 1988

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451948271.001

ISBN: 9781451948271

Keywords: tax revenue, trade liberalization, tariff reduction, tax base, budget balance

Trade liberalization affects not only the external sector, production, and prices, but also the fiscal balance, through changes in tariff revenue, and through the sensitivity of the budget to induced changes in the...

Reassessing the Productivity Gains from Trade Liberalization

Reassessing the Productivity Gains from Trade Liberalization »

Volume/Issue: 2016/77

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): JaeBin Ahn , Era Dabla-Norris , Romain Duval , Bingjie Hu , and Lamin Njie

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 March 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475546774.001

ISBN: 9781475546774

Keywords: Trade, Productivity, Tariffs, Inputs, Liberalization, FDI, Reforms, Growth.

This paper reassesses the impact of trade liberalization on productivity. We build a new, unique database of effective tariff rates at the country-industry level for a broad range of countries over the past two dec...

Tax Policy and Trade Liberalization
			: An Application to Mexico

Tax Policy and Trade Liberalization : An Application to Mexico »

Volume/Issue: 1992/108

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Andrew Feltenstein

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 1992

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451853025.001

ISBN: 9781451853025

Keywords: budget deficit, wholesale price index, wholesale price, trade liberalization, import duties

We construct a dynamic general equilibrium model of an open economy and use it to examine issues of trade liberalization in Mexico. In particular, we consider the fiscal implications of quotas and tariffs and, acco...

The Macroeconomic Effects of Labor and Product Market Reforms in Morocco

The Macroeconomic Effects of Labor and Product Market Reforms in Morocco »

Source: The Macroeconomic Effects of Labor and Product Market Reforms in Morocco

Volume/Issue: 2019/222

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Babacar Sarr , Mokhtar Benlamine , and Zsuzsa Munkacsi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 October 2019

ISBN: 9781513513768

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Bankruptcy, Banks, Basket of currency peg, Capital, Capital accumulation, Capital flows, Capital formation, Commodity markets, Commodity prices

This paper studies the macroeconomic effects and sequencing of (LMRs) and product (PMRs) market reforms in Morocco. It finds that introducing LMRs and PMRs simultaneously would add about 2.5 percentage points (pp)...