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What Makes Growth Sustained?

What Makes Growth Sustained? »

Source: What Makes Growth Sustained?

Volume/Issue: 2008/59

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , Andrew Berg , and Jeronimo Zettelmeyer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2008

ISBN: 9781451869217

Keywords: Growth, Accelerations, Structural Breaks, terms of trade, inflation, terms of trade shocks, external shocks, trade shocks,

We identify structural breaks in economic growth in 140 countries and use these to define "growth spells:" periods of high growth preceded by an upbreak and ending either with a downbreak or with the end of the sam...

Dynamiccs of Asian Savings

Dynamiccs of Asian Savings »

Source: Dynamiccs of Asian Savings : Role of Growth and Age Structure

Volume/Issue: 1988/49

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 June 1988

ISBN: 9781451971545

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, disposable income, private consumption, consumption function

This paper shows how growth and demography, two important determinants of the savings rate in the life-cycle approach, explain a large part of the diversity in savings behavior in Asia across eight countries as wel...

Commodity Prices

Commodity Prices »

Source: Commodity Prices : Cyclical Weakness or Secular Decline?

Volume/Issue: 1994/7

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Peter Wickham , and Carmen Reinhart

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1994

ISBN: 9781451842371

Keywords: commodity prices, export earnings, hedging, terms of trade, commodity agreements

Primary commodities still account for the bulk of exports in many developing countries. However, real commodity prices have been declining almost continuously since the early 1980s and there is evidence of renewed...

How Macroeconomic Factors Affect Income Distribution

How Macroeconomic Factors Affect Income Distribution »

Source: How Macroeconomic Factors Affect Income Distribution : The Cross-Country Evidence

Volume/Issue: 1997/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael Sarel

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1997

ISBN: 9781451922714

Keywords: income distribution, macroeconomic factors, terms of trade, external position, income distribution data, distribution of income

This study develops a cross-section empirical framework to examine the relationship between the macroeconomic environment and trends in income distribution. The macroeconomic variables that are found to be associat...

Distributional Aspects of Stabilization Programs in Developing Countries

Distributional Aspects of Stabilization Programs in Developing Countries »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 27 No. 1

Volume: 27

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1980

ISBN: 9781451956566

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, balance of payments, foreign exchange, aggregate demand

This paper reports the results of some preliminary research into the repercussions, for income distribution, of stabilization programs associated with the use of IMF resources in the upper credit tranches. In the f...

A Supply Framework for Exchange Reform in Developing Countries: The Experience of Sudan

A Supply Framework for Exchange Reform in Developing Countries: The Experience of Sudan »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 27 No. 1

Volume: 27

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1980

ISBN: 9781451956566

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, balance of payments, foreign exchange, aggregate demand

This paper reports the results of some preliminary research into the repercussions, for income distribution, of stabilization programs associated with the use of IMF resources in the upper credit tranches. In the f...

The Optimal Basket in a World of Generalized Floating

The Optimal Basket in a World of Generalized Floating »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 27 No. 1

Volume: 27

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1980

ISBN: 9781451956566

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, balance of payments, foreign exchange, aggregate demand

This paper reports the results of some preliminary research into the repercussions, for income distribution, of stabilization programs associated with the use of IMF resources in the upper credit tranches. In the f...

Why Does the Current Account Matter?

Why Does the Current Account Matter? »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 27 No. 1

Volume: 27

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1980

ISBN: 9781451956566

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, balance of payments, foreign exchange, aggregate demand

This paper reports the results of some preliminary research into the repercussions, for income distribution, of stabilization programs associated with the use of IMF resources in the upper credit tranches. In the f...

Estimation of the Timing Asymmetry in International Trade

Estimation of the Timing Asymmetry in International Trade »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 27 No. 1

Volume: 27

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1980

ISBN: 9781451956566

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, balance of payments, foreign exchange, aggregate demand

This paper reports the results of some preliminary research into the repercussions, for income distribution, of stabilization programs associated with the use of IMF resources in the upper credit tranches. In the f...

The Influence of Social Security on Household Savings: A Cross-Country Investigation

The Influence of Social Security on Household Savings: A Cross-Country Investigation »

Source: IMF Staff papers : Volume 27 No. 1

Volume: 27

Series: IMF Staff Papers

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

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1980

ISBN: 9781451956566

Keywords: inflation, terms of trade, balance of payments, foreign exchange, aggregate demand

This paper reports the results of some preliminary research into the repercussions, for income distribution, of stabilization programs associated with the use of IMF resources in the upper credit tranches. In the f...