Measuring the success of fiscal consolidations
AbstractWe measure the success of fiscal consolidation, with alternative definitions, based on ad-hoc quantitative approaches and on a policy-action approach. The cyclically adjusted primary balance, and the duration of the consolidation contribute for its success, and the opposite applies for revenue-based consolidations.
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Volume (Year): 22 (2012)
Issue (Month): 13 (July)
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