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Attacking Air Pollution in Mexico City

Attacking Air Pollution in Mexico City »

Source: Finance & Development, December 1992

Volume/Issue: 29/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1992

ISBN: 9781451951806

Keywords: poverty reduction, expenditures, expenditure, public expenditure, food subsidies

For the latest thinking about the international financial system, monetary policy, economic development, poverty reduction, and other critical issues, subscribe to Finance & Development (F&D). This lively quarterly...

World Economic Outlook, May 1995
			: Global Saving

World Economic Outlook, May 1995 : Global Saving »

Series: World Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 1995

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557754684.081

ISBN: 9781557754684

Keywords: debt, interest, capital inflows, payments, capital flows

The World Economic Outlook, published twice a year in English, French, Spanish, and Arabic, presents IMF staff economists analyses of global economic developments during the near and medium term. Chapters give an o...

III Policy Challenges Facing Developing Countries

III Policy Challenges Facing Developing Countries »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1995 : Global Saving

Series: World Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 1995

ISBN: 9781557754684

Keywords: debt, interest, capital inflows, payments, capital flows

The substantial progress made by many developing countries in fostering macroeconomic stability and in their pursuit of structural reform is expected to sustain robust growth in the period ahead. The Mexican...

I Economic Prospects and Policies

I Economic Prospects and Policies »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1995 : Global Saving

Series: World Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 1995

ISBN: 9781557754684

Keywords: debt, interest, capital inflows, payments, capital flows

The world economy registered important progress on a number of fronts in 1994, indicating the start of a new expansion following the 1990–93 global slowdown (Chart 1). Growth was stronger than e...

V Saving in a Growing World Economy

V Saving in a Growing World Economy »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1995 : Global Saving

Series: World Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 1995

ISBN: 9781557754684

Keywords: debt, interest, capital inflows, payments, capital flows

Saving is the process by which an economy sets aside part of its output and uses it to generate income in the future. Individuals, corporations, and governments save. Households set aside money...

II Policies for Sustained Growth in Industrial Countries

II Policies for Sustained Growth in Industrial Countries »

Source: World Economic Outlook, May 1995 : Global Saving

Series: World Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 May 1995

ISBN: 9781557754684

Keywords: debt, interest, capital inflows, payments, capital flows

The achievement of reasonable price stability in most industrial countries under circumstances of generally robust growth is a particular cause for satisfaction. The near-term outlook is for con...

United Kingdom: Selected Issues

United Kingdom: Selected Issues »

Source: United Kingdom : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2006/87

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451814309

Keywords: energy, energy price, energy production

This Selected Issues paper on the United Kingdom reviews the IMF's Global Economy Model, which incorporates energy to examine the impact of rising energy prices on the United Kingdom. The model incorporates energy...

Fiscal Policy Management in an Open Capital Regime

Fiscal Policy Management in an Open Capital Regime »

Source: Fiscal Policy Management in an Open Capital Regime

Volume/Issue: 1997/20

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Peter Heller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1997

ISBN: 9781451922158

Keywords: globalization, capital flows, capital inflows, fiscal position, fiscal stance

This paper argues that as countries open their capital regimes, the appropriate fiscal stance should become more conservative than when capital is immobile. Further fiscal adjustment may be necessary in the face of...

Domestic Investment and the Cost of Capital in the Caribbean

Domestic Investment and the Cost of Capital in the Caribbean »

Source: Domestic Investment and the Cost of Capital in the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2006/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shaun Roache

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 2006

ISBN: 9781451864120

Keywords: capital stock, public investment, capital goods, capital formation, Business Taxes and Subsidies including sales and value-added (VAT), Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: Firm,

Investment-to-GDP ratios across the Caribbean tend to be relatively high. In many countries, these ratios have been trending higher since the mid-1990s, largely reflecting public investment and foreign direct inves...

Why Inflation Targeting?

Why Inflation Targeting? »

Source: Why Inflation Targeting?

Volume/Issue: 2009/86

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Charles Freedman , and Douglas Laxton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 April 2009

ISBN: 9781451872330

Keywords: rate of inflation, central bank

This is the second chapter of a forthcoming monograph entitled "On Implementing Full-Fledged Inflation-Targeting Regimes: Saying What You Do and Doing What You Say." We begin by discussing the costs of inflation, i...