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Chipping Away at Public Debt: Sources of Failure and Keys to Success in Fiscal Adjustment

by Paolo Mauro

Path-breaking research on one of the most important macroeconomic policy challenges in the post-crisis world, presented in accessible languageWritten and researched by a team of experts from the International Monetary Fund, other policy-making institutions, and academia, this timely book looks at fiscal adjustment plans in advanced economies, comparing the planned or projected reductions in debts and deficits to the actual outcomes, and explaining why objectives were met in some cases but missed in others. An overview reveals pitfalls to avoid and lessons learned for securing successful fiscal adjustment.Written by experts in the fieldAddresses public concern about skyrocketing government debtsContains cutting edge research that changes the way we look at fiscal adjustmentPresents meticulous archival research in compelling and engaging case studiesExplores lessons learned and policy implications going forwardIncludes country coverage of all G7 and European Union economiesEducating and informing investors, economists, and the general public, this important book looks at why some attempts to curb debts and deficits succeed whereas others fail, as well as how to ensure successful fiscal adjustment in the period ahead.

The Corporation of Foreign Bondholders

by Paolo Mauro Yishay Yafeh

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Deconstructing Job Creation

by Paolo Mauro Pietro Garibaldi

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Do Some Forms of Financial Flows Help Protect from Sudden Stops?

by Paolo Mauro Andrei Levchenko

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Emerging Market Spreads: Then Versus Now

by Paolo Mauro Yishay Yafeh Nathan Sussman

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

An Evaluation of Monetary Regime Options for Latin America

by Paolo Mauro Andrew Berg Eduardo Borensztein

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Exchange Rate Regimes in an Increasingly Integrated World Economy

by Paul Masson Michael Mussa Alexander Swoboda Esteban Jadresic Paolo Mauro Andrew Berg

This paper builds upon previous International Monetary Fund (IMF) studies on various aspects of the exchange rate arrangements of IMF member countries consistent with the IMF's role of surveillance of members' exchange rate policies and over the international monetary system. The paper examines the consequences of increased capital mobility and of the integration of developing economies in globalised goods and financial markets for the exchange rate regimes both of the world's major currencies and of developing and transition countries.

IMF Policy Discussion Paper

by Sergio Schmukler Paolo Mauro Tatiana Didier

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Institutions and the External Capital Structure of Countries

by Paolo Mauro André Faria

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Job Creation

by Paolo Mauro Pietro Garibaldi

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Long-Run Determinants of Exchange Rate Regimes: A Simple Sensitivity Analysis

by Paolo Mauro Grace Juhn

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Output Drops and the Shocks That Matter

by Torbjörn Becker Paolo Mauro

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

The Persistence of Corruption and Slow Economic Growth

by Paolo Mauro

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Perspectives on Regional Unemployment in Europe

by Eswar Prasad Antonio Spilimbergo Paolo Mauro

The third stage of European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) was implemented in January 1999 against the specter of persistently high unemployment in many of the participating countries. While the high European unemployment has received considerable attention, this new IMF staff study analyzes an equally important issue: the extent of regional unemployment disparities in certain countries. the paper focuses on large and persistent differences in regional unemployment rates within several European countries. the paper includes detailed case studies of two euro area countries where regional disparities in unemployment are striking- Italy and Spain. the studies emphasize that wages are unresponsive to local labor market conditions.

Physical Capital Adjustment within Spain: Long-Run and Short-Run Analysis

by Antonio Spilimbergo Paolo Mauro

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Pooling Risk Among Countries

by Paolo Mauro Jean Imbs

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Pricing Growth-Indexed Bonds

by Marcos Chamon Paolo Mauro

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

The Role of Human Capital in Economic Growth: The Case of Spain

by Paolo Mauro Enric Fernandez

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Sovereign Debt Structure for Crisis Prevention

by Marcos Chamon Olivier Jeanne Paolo Mauro Eduardo Borensztein Jeromin Zettelmeyer

The debate on government debt in the context of possible reforms of the international financial architecture has thus far focused on crisis resolution. This paper seeks to broaden this debate. It asks how government debt could be structured to pursue other objectives, including crisis prevention, international risk-sharing, and facilitating the adjustment of fiscal variables to changes in domestic economic conditions. to that end, the paper considers recently developed analytical approaches to improving sovereign debt structure using existing instruments, and reviews a number of proposals--including the introduction of explicit seniority and GDP-linked instruments--in the sovereign context.

Stock Returns and Output Growth in Emerging and Advanced Economies

by Paolo Mauro

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

The Suitability of ASEAN for a Regional Currency Arrangement1

by Tamim Bayoumi Paolo Mauro

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

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