Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro , and Jan-Christoph Rülke
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2011
Keywords: credibility, Stability and Growth Pact, survey data, budget deficit, survey, fiscal authorities, fiscal forecasts, equation, Structure, Scope
The paper uses survey data to analyze whether financial market expectations on government budget deficits changed in France, Germany, Italy, and the United Kingdom during the period of the Stability and Growth Pact...