The IMF Research Bulletin provides updates on recent research activities and publications of the staff of the IMF.

Abstract

The IMF Research Bulletin provides updates on recent research activities and publications of the staff of the IMF.

Staff Discussion Notes showcase new policy-related analysis and research by IMF departments. These papers are generally brief and written in nontechnical language, and are aimed at a broad audience interested in economic policy issues. For more information on this series and to download the papers in this series, please visit: www.imf.org/external/pubs/cat/createx/Publications.aspx?page=sdn

No. 14/11

Youth Unemployment in Advanced Economies in Europe: Searching for Solutions

Angana Banerji, Sergejs Saksonovs, Huidan Lin, and Rodolphe Blavy

No. 14/12

Economic Diversification in the GCC: Past, Present, and Future

Tim Callen, Reda Cherif, Fuad Hasanov, Amgad Hegazy, and Padamja Khandelwal

No. 15/01

Securitization: The Road Ahead

Miguel Segoviano, Bradley Jones, Peter Lindner, and Johannes Blankenheim

No. 15/02

Fair Play: More Equal Laws Boost Female Labor Force Participation

Christian Gonzales, Sonali Jain-Chandra, Kalpana Kochhar, and Monique Newiak