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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Fiscal Policy In The EU In The Crisis: A Model-based Approach

    This paper uses a multi region DSGE model with collateral constrained households and residential investment to examine the effectiveness of fiscal policy stimulus measures in a credit crisis. The paper explores alternative scenarios which differ by the type of budgetary measure, its length, and the degree of monetary accommodation and...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Fiscal Policy Options In Light Of Recent IMF Research

    The financial crisis and recession have left a legacy of unusually large fiscal deficits and growing sovereign debt levels in most advanced economies. The paper uses recent research from the IMF to throw light on two questions: how much fiscal space is available to advanced countries before they will be...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Study On Quality Of Public Finances In Support Of Growth In The Mediterranean Partner Countries Of The EU

    Until the early 1990s, the discussions on fiscal policy primarily centered on the functions of economic stabilization, income redistribution and resource allocation. Long-term growth was not usually viewed as an end itself, and fiscal policy was often not sufficiently tailored to the different circumstances and priorities of countries at different...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Oil-led Economic Growth And The Distribution Of Real Household Incomes And Consumption In Azerbaijan

    This paper analyzes the distribution of real household incomes and consumption growth in Azerbaijan between 2004 and 2009. Decile-specific price deflators were used to calculate real incomes and consumption dynamics. The analysis, which was based on growth incidence curves, showed that economic growth between 2004 and 2009 was definitely pro-poor,...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Challenges And Trajectories Of Fiscal Policy And PFM Reform In CEE/CIS

    The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of fiscal policies and PFM reforms in 7 countries in the Western Balkans and 12 countries in the CIS, including major macroeconomic and poverty trends, fiscal policy, the size and role of the public sector, public expenditure management and its...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Social Security Driven Tax Wedge And Its Effects On Employment And Shadow Employment

    The aim of this paper was to analyze possible directions and magnitudes of the relationship between the social security driven tax wedge, employment and shadow employment in Russia and Ukraine. Previous results suggest a limited positive relationship between the size of the tax wedge and shadow employment and in recent...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Social Security, Labour Market And Restructuring: Current Situation And Expected Outcomes Of Reforms

    The paper focuses on the social safety nets in Russian Federation and Ukraine in the view of changes on the labour market since the beginning of economic transition. The authors showed that many past phenomena (e.g. restructuring of the economy, wage and pension arrears, new groups at-risk-of-poverty, demographic transition) caused...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    The Global Financial Crisis: Lessons For European Integration

    The purpose of this paper is to analyze the various challenges facing European integration and the EU institutional architecture as result of the global financial crisis. The European integration process is not yet complete, both in terms of its content and geographical coverage. It can be viewed as a kind...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    The Motives And Impediments To FDI In The CIS

    The CASE Network is a group of economic and social research centers in Poland, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, and Belarus. Organizations in the network regularly conduct joint research and advisory projects. The research covers a wide spectrum of economic and social issues, including economic effects of the European integration process,...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    The Global Financial Crisis: Lessons For European Integration

    The purpose of this paper is to analyze the various challenges facing European integration and the EU institutional architecture as result of the global financial crisis. The European integration process is not yet complete, both in terms of its content and geographical coverage. It can be viewed as a kind...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Oil-led Economic Growth And The Distribution Of Real Household Incomes And Consumption In Azerbaijan

    This paper analyzes the distribution of real household incomes and consumption growth in Azerbaijan between 2004 and 2009. Decile-specific price deflators were used to calculate real incomes and consumption dynamics. The analysis, which was based on growth incidence curves, showed that economic growth between 2004 and 2009 was definitely pro-poor,...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    The Motives And Impediments To FDI In The CIS

    The CASE Network is a group of economic and social research centers in Poland, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, and Belarus. Organizations in the network regularly conduct joint research and advisory projects. The research covers a wide spectrum of economic and social issues, including economic effects of the European integration process,...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Study On Quality Of Public Finances In Support Of Growth In The Mediterranean Partner Countries Of The EU

    Until the early 1990s, the discussions on fiscal policy primarily centered on the functions of economic stabilization, income redistribution and resource allocation. Long-term growth was not usually viewed as an end itself, and fiscal policy was often not sufficiently tailored to the different circumstances and priorities of countries at different...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Social Security, Labour Market And Restructuring: Current Situation And Expected Outcomes Of Reforms

    The paper focuses on the social safety nets in Russian Federation and Ukraine in the view of changes on the labour market since the beginning of economic transition. The authors showed that many past phenomena (e.g. restructuring of the economy, wage and pension arrears, new groups at-risk-of-poverty, demographic transition) caused...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Social Security Driven Tax Wedge And Its Effects On Employment And Shadow Employment

    The aim of this paper was to analyze possible directions and magnitudes of the relationship between the social security driven tax wedge, employment and shadow employment in Russia and Ukraine. Previous results suggest a limited positive relationship between the size of the tax wedge and shadow employment and in recent...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Fiscal Policy In The EU In The Crisis: A Model-based Approach

    This paper uses a multi region DSGE model with collateral constrained households and residential investment to examine the effectiveness of fiscal policy stimulus measures in a credit crisis. The paper explores alternative scenarios which differ by the type of budgetary measure, its length, and the degree of monetary accommodation and...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Challenges And Trajectories Of Fiscal Policy And PFM Reform In CEE/CIS

    The purpose of this paper is to provide an overview of fiscal policies and PFM reforms in 7 countries in the Western Balkans and 12 countries in the CIS, including major macroeconomic and poverty trends, fiscal policy, the size and role of the public sector, public expenditure management and its...

    Provided By CASE

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Fiscal Policy Options In Light Of Recent IMF Research

    The financial crisis and recession have left a legacy of unusually large fiscal deficits and growing sovereign debt levels in most advanced economies. The paper uses recent research from the IMF to throw light on two questions: how much fiscal space is available to advanced countries before they will be...

    Provided By CASE