Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Garry Schinasi , and Mark Lutz
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 1991
Keywords: fiscal impulse, fiscal impulses, budget balance, expenditure
The concept of fiscal impulse is defined, discussed, and differentiated from measures that attempt to summarize the macroeconomic effects of fiscal policy. Two methodologies are briefly discussed and their correspo...