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Where Does Multinational Investment Go with Territorial Taxation? Evidence from the UK

Where Does Multinational Investment Go with Territorial Taxation? Evidence from the UK »

Source: Where Does Multinational Investment Go with Territorial Taxation? Evidence from the UK

Volume/Issue: 2018/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Li Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2018

ISBN: 9781484337493

Keywords: Europe, Foreign direct investment, United Kingdom, corporate tax policy, multinational firms, Business Taxes and Subsidies, General

In 2009, the United Kingdom changed from a worldwide to a territorial tax system, abolishing dividend taxes on foreign repatriation from many low-tax countries. This paper assesses the causal effect of territorial...

Bank Balance Sheets and the Value of Lending

Bank Balance Sheets and the Value of Lending »

Source: Bank Balance Sheets and the Value of Lending

Volume/Issue: 2017/111

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jiaqian Chen , and Giuseppe Vera

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 May 2017

ISBN: 9781475599053

Keywords: Europe, United Kingdom, Bank balance sheets, loan announcement effect, bank monitoring, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy

We study 1,400 UK syndicated loans, together with the financial history of the lead bank and the borrowing firm. We interpret abnormal equity returns around loan announcements as the value of the lending relationsh...

Brexit Referendum and Business Investment in the UK

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Source: Brexit Referendum and Business Investment in the UK

Volume/Issue: 2018/247

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Lucyna Gornicka

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484382011

Keywords: Europe, United Kingdom, Brexit referendum, firm investment, uncertainty, trade costs, General, Country and Industry Studies of Trade

In this paper I apply firm-level analysis to examine how the Brexit process has affected business investment in the UK. An interaction term of potential trade costs after exiting the EU and a measure of firms' part...

Effectiveness of Fiscal Incentives for R&D

Effectiveness of Fiscal Incentives for R&D »

Source: Effectiveness of Fiscal Incentives for R&D : Quasi-Experimental Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2017/84

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Irem Guceri , and Li Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 March 2017

ISBN: 9781475591170

Keywords: Europe, United Kingdom, Tax incentives; corporation tax returns; quasi-experiment, Tax incentives, corporation tax returns, quasi-experiment, Business Taxes and Subsidies, Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives

With growing academic and policy interest in research and development (R&D) tax incentives, the question about their effectiveness has become ever more relevant. In the absence of an exogenous policy reform, the si...

Price and Wage Flexibility in Hong Kong SAR

Price and Wage Flexibility in Hong Kong SAR »

Source: Price and Wage Flexibility in Hong Kong SAR

Volume/Issue: 2017/9

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Si Guo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475570397

Keywords: Wage flexibility, Singapore, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China, Wage adjustments, Wages, United Kingdom, United States, Price adjustments, Prices, Inflation

The paper assesses the price and wage flexibility in Hong Kong SAR. At the aggregate level, it compares Hong Kong SAR with the United States, the United Kingdom and Singapore by examining the three commonly used ma...

Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies*

Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies* »

Source: Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Diez de los Rios , and Maral Shamloo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484320730

Keywords: Europe, Sweden, Switzerland, Central banks and their policies, United Kingdom, United States, Western Hemisphere, Unconventional monetary policy, event study, signaling

We compare the effectiveness of Federal Reserve's asset purchase programs in lowering longterm yields with that of similar programs implemented by the Bank of England, the Swedish Riksbank, and the Swiss National B...

Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries1

Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries1 »

Source: Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Gender Employment: Evidence from the G-7 Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/4

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bernardin Akitoby , Jiro Honda , and Hiroaki Miyamoto

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 January 2019

ISBN: 9781484390054

Keywords: Italy, Japan, Germany, Europe, Canada, Asia and Pacific, France, United Kingdom, United States, Western Hemisphere

Would countercyclical fiscal policy during recessions improve or worsen the gender employment gap? We give an answer to this question by exploring the state-dependent impact of fiscal spending shocks on employment...

What has happened to Sub-Regional Public Sector Efficiency in England since the Crisis?

What has happened to Sub-Regional Public Sector Efficiency in England since the Crisis? »

Source: What has happened to Sub-Regional Public Sector Efficiency in England since the Crisis?

Volume/Issue: 2017/36

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Samya Beidas-Strom

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475578966

Keywords: Public services, Expenditure efficiency, Public sector, United Kingdom, Health care, Government expenditures, Europe, Education, public sector efficiency or producivity, sub-regional fiscal federalism

This paper estimates public sector service efficiency in England at the sub-regional level, studying changes post crisis during the large fiscal consolidation effort. It finds that despite the overall spending cut...

Where Does Multinational Investment Go with Territorial Taxation? Evidence from the UK

Where Does Multinational Investment Go with Territorial Taxation? Evidence from the UK »

Volume/Issue: 2018/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Li Liu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 January 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484337493.001

ISBN: 9781484337493

Keywords: Europe, Foreign direct investment, United Kingdom, corporate tax policy, multinational firms, Business Taxes and Subsidies, General

In 2009, the United Kingdom changed from a worldwide to a territorial tax system, abolishing dividend taxes on foreign repatriation from many low-tax countries. This paper assesses the causal effect of territorial...

Bank Balance Sheets and the Value of Lending

Bank Balance Sheets and the Value of Lending »

Volume/Issue: 2017/111

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jiaqian Chen , and Giuseppe Vera

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 May 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475599053.001

ISBN: 9781475599053

Keywords: Europe, United Kingdom, Bank balance sheets, loan announcement effect, bank monitoring, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy

We study 1,400 UK syndicated loans, together with the financial history of the lead bank and the borrowing firm. We interpret abnormal equity returns around loan announcements as the value of the lending relationsh...