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Age of Ingenuity
			: Re-imagining 21st Century International Cooperation

Age of Ingenuity : Re-imagining 21st Century International Cooperation »

Series: IMF Speeches

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 January 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484388860.076

ISBN: 9781484388860

Keywords: Taxes, Trade, Climate changes, multilateralism; trade; taxes; climate, innovation

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde delivered this address at the Library of Congress as part of the Library's Henry A. Kissinger Lecture Series in Washington, D.C. on December 4, 2018....

Resilience and Growth in the Small States of the Pacific

Resilience and Growth in the Small States of the Pacific »

Series: Books

Author(s): Hoe Khor , Roger Kronenberg , and Patrizia Tumbarello

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 August 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513507521.071

ISBN: 9781513507521

Keywords: Pacific islands, small states, natural disasters, climate change, foreign aid, resilience, dispersion, distance, remoteness, fisheries

Pacific island countries face unique challenges to realizing their growth potential and raising living standards. This book discusses ongoing challenges facing Pacific island countries and policy options to address...

Age of Ingenuity: Reimagining 21st Century International Cooperation

Age of Ingenuity: Reimagining 21st Century International Cooperation »

Source: Age of Ingenuity : Re-imagining 21st Century International Cooperation

Series: IMF Speeches

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484388860

Keywords: Taxes, Trade, Climate changes, multilateralism; trade; taxes; climate, innovation

It is an honor to be with all of you tonight. Although he cannot be here this evening, I know we are all profoundly grateful to Dr. Kissinger for launching this important lecture se...

Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation

Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation »

Source: Optimal Control of a Global Model of Climate Change with Adaptation and Mitigation

Volume/Issue: 2018/270

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Manoj Atolia , Prakash Loungani , Helmut Maurer , and Willi Semmler

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484387795

Keywords: Climate Change, Fiscal Policy, Optimal Control, Environmental Economics

The Integrated Assessment Model (IAM) has extensively treated the adverse effects of climate change and the appropriate mitigation policy. We extend such a model to include optimal policies for mitigation, adaptati...

The Effects of Weather Shocks on Economic Activity: What are the Channels of Impact?1

The Effects of Weather Shocks on Economic Activity: What are the Channels of Impact?1 »

Source: The Effects of Weather Shocks on Economic Activity: What are the Channels of Impact?

Volume/Issue: 2018/144

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sebastian Acevedo Mejia , Mico Mrkaic , Natalija Novta , Evgenia Pugacheva , and Petia Topalova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484363027

Keywords: Climate policy, Production, Climate change, Environoment and growth, Environmental Economics: Government Policy

Global temperatures have increased at an unprecedented pace in the past 40 years. This paper finds that increases in temperature have uneven macroeconomic effects, with adverse consequences concentrated in countrie...

Macro-Fiscal Implications of Climate Change: The Case of Djibouti

Macro-Fiscal Implications of Climate Change: The Case of Djibouti »

Source: Macro-Fiscal Implications of Climate Change: The Case of Djibouti

Volume/Issue: 2018/233

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexei Kireyev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484380819

Keywords: Middle East, Inclusive growth, Djibouti, climate change, climate warming, General, Aggregate Factor Income Distribution, Measurement and Analysis of Poverty

This paper reviews the significant macro-fiscal challenges posed by climate change in Djibouti and the costs of mitigation and adaptation policies. The paper concludes that Djibouti is susceptible to climate change...

Climate Policy and the Recovery

Climate Policy and the Recovery »

Source: Climate Policy and the Recovery

Volume/Issue: 2009/28

Series: IMF Staff Position Notes

Author(s): Michael Keen , and Benjamin Jones

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2009

ISBN: 9781455220946

Keywords: Climatic changes, Climate change, fiscal policy, carbon taxation, emissions trading, fiscal stimulus, emissions, carbon pricing, greenhouse gas, greenhouse gases

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How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters

How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters »

Source: How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters

Volume: 18

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Serhan Cevik , and Guohua Huang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359457

Keywords: Climate changes, Natural disaster assistance, Fiscal management, Fiscal policy, Fiscal sustainability

This how-to note focuses on the management of the fiscal costs associated with natural disaster risks. Unlike other types of fiscal risks (for example, unexpected macroeconomic changes or materialization of conting...

The Macro-Fiscal Aftermath of Weather-Related Disasters: Do Loss Dimensions Matter?

The Macro-Fiscal Aftermath of Weather-Related Disasters: Do Loss Dimensions Matter? »

Source: The Macro-Fiscal Aftermath of Weather-Related Disasters: Do Loss Dimensions Matter?

Volume/Issue: 2017/235

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Kerstin Gerling

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484326633

Keywords: JEL Classification Numbers: Q54; E62; O11; O44; H84 Keywords: weather-related natural disasters; climate change; growth; fiscal policy

Weather-related natural disasters and climate change pose interrelated macro-fiscal challenges. Using panel-VARX studies for a sample of 19 countries in Developing Asia during 1970 to 2015, this paper contributes n...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Age of Ingenuity : Re-imagining 21st Century International Cooperation

Series: IMF Speeches

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484388860

Keywords: Taxes, Trade, Climate changes, multilateralism; trade; taxes; climate, innovation

International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde delivered this address at the Library of Congress as part of the Library's Henry A. Kissinger Lecture Series in Washington, D.C. on December 4, 2018....