Front Matter

Front Matter Page

External Relations Department

July-December 1993

Contents

  • WP/93/55 (July 1993)

    • by John Odling-Smee and Henri Lorie

  • “The Economic Reform Process in Russia”

  • WP/93/63 (August 1993)

  • Compilation of Working Paper Summaries

  • (January-June 1993)

  • WP/93/56 (July 1993)

    • by Vivek B. Arora

  • “Sovereign Debt: A Survey of Some Theoretical and Policy Issues”

  • WP/93/57 (July 1993)

    • by Joshua Aizenman and Peter Isard

  • “Political Feasibility and Investment in Economic Transformation”

  • WP/93/58 (July 1993)

    • by Maxwell J. Fry

  • “The Fiscal Abuse of Central Banks”

  • WP/93/59 (July 1993)

    • by Delano Villanueva

  • Openness, Human Development, and Fiscal Policies: Effects on Economic Growth and Speed of Adjustment”

  • WP/93/60 (July 1993)

    • by Alex Mourmouras and José A. Tijerina

  • “Collection Lags and the Optimal Inflation Tax: A Reconsideration”

  • WP/93/61 (August 1993)

    • by David Bigman and Sérgio Pereira Leite

  • “Enterprise Arrears in Russia: Causes and Policy Options”

  • WP/93/62 (August 1993)

    • by Alun H. Thomas

  • “Saving, Investment, and the Regional Current Account: An Analysis of Canadian, British, and German Regions”

  • WP/93/64 (August 1993)

    • by Catharina J. Hooyman

  • “The Use of Foreign Exchange Swaps by

  • Central Banks: A Survey”

  • WP/93/65 (August 1993)

    • by the Staff of the Tax Policy Division

  • “Technical Assistance on Tax Policy: A Review”

  • WP/93/66 (August 1993)

    • by Roger Nord, Michael Mered, Nisha Agrawal, and Zafar Ahmed

  • “Structural Adjustment, Economic Performance, and Aid Dependency in Tanzania”

  • WP/93/67 (August 1993)

    • by Michael J. Artis and Mark P. Taylor

  • “The Stabilizing Effect of the ERM on Exchange Rates and Interest Rates: An Empirical Investigation”

  • WP/93/68 (August 1993)

    • by Karim Nashashibi and Stefania Bazzoni

  • “Alternative Exchange Rate Strategies and Fiscal Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa”

  • WP/93/69 (August 1993)

    • by S. Nuri Erbas

  • “Presumptive Taxation: Revenue and Automatic Stabilizer Aspects”

  • WP/93/70 (August 1993)

    • by Peter J. Montiel and Jonathan D. Ostry

  • “Is the Parallel Market Premium a Reliable Indicator of Real Exchange Rate Misalignment in Developing Countries?”

  • WP/93/71 (September 1993)

    • by Pierre Dhonte, Jean Clement, Mbuyamu Matungulu, and Dawn Rehm

  • “Economic Trends in Africa: The Economic Performance of Sub-Saharan African Countries”

  • WP/93/72 (September 1993)

    • by José De Gregorio

  • “Credit Markets and Stagnation in an Endogenous Growth Model”

  • WP/93/73 (September 1993)

    • by Manmohan S. Kumar, Hossein Samiei, and Sheila Bassett

  • “An Extended Scenario and Adjustment Model for Developing Countries”

  • WP/93/74 (October 1993)

    • by Benedicte Vibe Christensen

  • “The Russian Federation in Transition: External Developments”

  • WP/93/75 (October 1993)

    • by Hans J. Blommestein and Michael G. Spencer

  • “The Role of Financial Institutions in the Transition to a Market Economy”

  • WP/93/76 (October 1993)

    • by Ioannis Halikias

  • “Testing the Credibility of Belgium’s Exchange Rate Policy”

  • WP/93/77 (October 1993)

    • by Monica Hargraves, Garry J. Schinasi, and Steven R. Weisbrod

  • “Asset Price Inflation in the 1980s: A Flow of Funds Perspective”

  • WP/93/78 (October 1993)

    • by Karen Parker and Steffen Kastner

  • “A Framework for Assessing Fiscal Sustainability and External Viability, with an Application to India”

  • WP/93/79 (October 1993)

    • by Pierre-Richard Agénor and Julio A. Santaella

  • “Efficiency Wages and Labor Mobility in an Open Economy”

  • WP/93/80 (October 1993)

    • by Anne Sibert and Lihong Liu

  • “Government Finance in a Model of Currency Substitution”

  • WP/93/81 (November 1993)

    • by Enrique G. Mendoza and Linda L. Tesar

  • “Supply-Side Economics in an Integrated World Economy”

  • WP/93/82 (November 1993)

    • by Leonardo Bartolini

  • “Devaluation and Competitiveness in a Small Open Economy: Ireland 1987-1993”

  • WP/93/83 (November 1993)

    • by Alun H. Thomas

  • “Expected Devaluation and Economic Fundamentals”

  • WP/93/84 (November 1993)

    • by David T. Coe and Elhanan Helpman

  • “International R&D Spillovers”

  • WP/93/85 (November 1993)

    • by Steven M. Fries

  • “Japanese Banks and the Asset Price ‘Bubble’”

  • WP/93/86 (November 1993)

    • by Tamim Bayoumi, Daniel Hewitt, and Steven Symansky

  • “The Impact of Worldwide Military Spending Cuts on Developing Countries”

  • WP/93/87 (November 1993)

    • by Paul Hilbers

  • “Monetary Instruments and Their Use During the Transition from a Centrally Planned to a Market Economy”

  • WP/93/88 (November 1993)

    • by A. Javier Hamann

  • “Financial Liberalization and the Information Content of Money in Indonesia, Korea, and the Philippines”

  • WP/93/89 (November 1993)

    • by Pierre-Richard Agénor and Carlos M. Asilis

  • “Price Controls and Electoral Cycles”

  • WP/93/90 (November 1993)

    • by Jorge E. Roldós

  • “On Credible Disinflation”

  • WP/93/91 (November 1993)

    • by Eswar Prasad

  • “Labor Market Aspects of Industrial Restructuring in Canada”

  • WP/93/92 (December 1993)

    • by Christopher M. Towe

  • “Recent U.S. Investment Incentives”

  • WP/93/93 (December 1993)

    • by Ellen M. Nedde

  • “U.S. Health Care Reform”

  • WP/93/94 (December 1993)

    • by Caroline Van Rijckeghem

  • “Endogeneity in Structural Unemployment Equations: The Case of Canada”

  • WP/93/95 (December 1993)

    • by Morris Goldstein and Michael Mussa

  • “The Integration of World Capital Markets”

Working Paper Summaries (WP/93/55 - WP/93/95)
Author: International Monetary Fund