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Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance*

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Source: Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance

Volume/Issue: 2017/265

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriel Di Bella , Oksana Dynnikova , and Francesco Grigoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 November 2017

ISBN: 9781484330166

Keywords: Europe, Russian Federation, Convergence, federalism, regional policies, Russia, transfers, General, State and Local Taxation, Subsidies

Sound regional policies are essential for balanced and sustained economic growth. The interaction of federal and regional policies with cross-regional structural differences affect human and physical capital format...

Economic Convergence in the Euro Area: Coming Together or Drifting Apart?

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Source: Economic Convergence in the Euro Area: Coming Together or Drifting Apart?

Volume/Issue: 2018/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Franks , Bergljot Barkbu , Rodolphe Blavy , William Oman , and Hanni Schoelermann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484338490

Keywords: Business cycles, Economic integration, Euro Area, Financial cycles, Convergence, synchronization, Economic and Monetary Union, Optimum Currency Area, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration

We examine economic convergence among euro area countries on multiple dimensions. While there was nominal convergence of inflation and interest rates, real convergence of per capita income levels has not occurred a...

Welfare vs. Income Convergence and Environmental Externalities

Welfare vs. Income Convergence and Environmental Externalities »

Source: Welfare vs. Income Convergence and Environmental Externalities

Volume/Issue: 2017/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Geoffrey Bannister , and Alex Mourmouras

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484331514

Keywords: Environment, Income, Production, Welfare, convergence, externalities, Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

We present estimates of welfare by country for 2007 and 2014 using the methodology of Jones and Klenow (2016) which incorporates consumption, leisure, mortality and inequality, and we extend the methodology to incl...

IMF-Supported Programs and Income Convergence in Low-Income Countries

IMF-Supported Programs and Income Convergence in Low-Income Countries »

Source: IMF-Supported Programs and Income Convergence in Low-Income Countries

Volume/Issue: 2018/284

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tejesh Pradhan , and Ali Al-Sadiq

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

ISBN: 9781484386149

Keywords: Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Income Convergence, Endogenous Treatment Effects, Matched Treatment Fixed Effects, Low-Income Countries, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems, Globalization: Economic Development, General

Continuing the empirical debate on the effects of IMF-supported programs on participating countries' macroeconomic performance, we focus on the issue of whether these programs accelerate conditional ß-convergence a...

Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance

Fiscal Federalism and Regional Performance »

Volume/Issue: 2017/265

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriel Di Bella , Oksana Dynnikova , and Francesco Grigoli

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 November 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484330166.001

ISBN: 9781484330166

Keywords: Europe, Russian Federation, Convergence, federalism, regional policies, Russia, transfers, General, State and Local Taxation, Subsidies

Sound regional policies are essential for balanced and sustained economic growth. The interaction of federal and regional policies with cross-regional structural differences affect human and physical capital format...

Economic Convergence in the Euro Area: Coming Together or Drifting Apart?

Economic Convergence in the Euro Area: Coming Together or Drifting Apart? »

Volume/Issue: 2018/10

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jeffrey Franks , Bergljot Barkbu , Rodolphe Blavy , William Oman , and Hanni Schoelermann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484338490.001

ISBN: 9781484338490

Keywords: Business cycles, Economic integration, Euro Area, Financial cycles, Convergence, synchronization, Economic and Monetary Union, Optimum Currency Area, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration

We examine economic convergence among euro area countries on multiple dimensions. While there was nominal convergence of inflation and interest rates, real convergence of per capita income levels has not occurred a...

Welfare vs. Income Convergence and Environmental Externalities

Welfare vs. Income Convergence and Environmental Externalities »

Volume/Issue: 2017/271

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Geoffrey Bannister , and Alex Mourmouras

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 December 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484331514.001

ISBN: 9781484331514

Keywords: Environment, Income, Production, Welfare, convergence, externalities, Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement

We present estimates of welfare by country for 2007 and 2014 using the methodology of Jones and Klenow (2016) which incorporates consumption, leisure, mortality and inequality, and we extend the methodology to incl...

IMF-Supported Programs and Income Convergence in Low-Income Countries

IMF-Supported Programs and Income Convergence in Low-Income Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2018/284

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tejesh Pradhan , and Ali Al-Sadiq

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484386149.001

ISBN: 9781484386149

Keywords: Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust, Income Convergence, Endogenous Treatment Effects, Matched Treatment Fixed Effects, Low-Income Countries, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems, Globalization: Economic Development, General

Continuing the empirical debate on the effects of IMF-supported programs on participating countries' macroeconomic performance, we focus on the issue of whether these programs accelerate conditional ß-convergence a...