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International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.
Published Date:
January 1999
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World Economic and Financial Surveys

World Economic Outlook and International Capital Markets: Interim Assessment, December 1998 ($36.00; academic rate: $25.00)

Occasional Papers

($18.00; academic rate: $15.00)

No. 175: Macroeconomic Developments in the Baltics, Russia, and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union, 1992-97, Luis M. Valdivieso

Working Papers ($7.00)

98/176: Will Fiscal Policy Be Effective Under EMU? Marco Cangiano and Eric Mottu

98/177: Terms of Trade Shocks and the Current Account, Paul Cashin and C. John McDermott

98/178: Fundamental Determinants of Inequality and the Role of Government, Vito Tanzi

98/179: Correlations Between Real Interest Rates and Output in a Dynamic International Model: Evidence from G-7 Countries, Jahanara Begum

98/180: The Intragenerational Redistributive Effects of Unfunded Pension Programs, Luis Cubeddu

98/181: Why Do Countries Use Capital Controls? R. Barry Johnston and Natalia T. Tamirisa

98/182: The Dynamic Macroeconomic Effects of Tax Policy in an Overlapping Generations Model, Ben J. Heijdra and Jenny E. Ligthart

99/1: China’s Trade Flows: Changing Price Sensitivities and the Reform Process, Valerie Cerra and Anuradha Dayal-Gulati

99/2: Credibility of Central Bank Independence Revisited, Timo T. Välilä

99/3: In Search of “Capital Crunch”: Supply Factors Behind the Credit Slowdown in Japan, David Woo

99/4: Central Bank Autonomy and Inflation and Output Performance in the Baltic States, Russia, and Other Countries of the Former Soviet Union, 1995-97, Tonny Lybek

99/5: Offshore Banking: An Analysis of Micro- and Macro-Prudential Issues, Luca Errico and Alberto Musalem

IMF Staff Country Reports ($15.00)

98/122: Honduras—Selected Issues

98/123: Romania—Statistical Appendix

98/124: Sweden—Selected Issues

98/125: Bolivia—Selected Issues

98/126: Ireland—Selected Issues

98/127: Portugal—Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix

98/128: Tonga—Statistical Annex

98/129: Tunisia—Banking System Issues and Statistical Appendix

98/130: Bangladesh—Selected Issues

98/131: Bangladesh—Statistical Appendix

98/132: France—Selected Issues

98/133: France—Statistical Appendix

98/134: United Arab Emirates—Recent Economic Developments

Economic Issues (free)

No. 16: Should Equity Be a Goal of Economic Policy? IMF Fiscal Affairs Department

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