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Fiscal Policy For The Crisis

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  • Antonio Spilimbergo
  • Steve Symansky
  • Olivier Blanchard
  • Carlo Cottarelli

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The current crisis calls for two main sets of policy measures. First, measures to repair the financial system. Second, measures to increase demand and restore confidence. While some of these measures overlap, the focus of this note is on the second set of policies, and more specifically, given the limited room for monetary policy, on fiscal policy.
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  • Antonio Spilimbergo & Steve Symansky & Olivier Blanchard & Carlo Cottarelli, 2009. "Fiscal Policy For The Crisis," CESifo Forum, Ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, vol. 10(2), pages 26-32, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:ces:ifofor:v:10:y:2009:i:2:p:26-32
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    Keywords

    Finanzmarktkrise; Geldpolitik; Finanzpolitik; Steuersenkung; Subvention; Vertrauen; Welt;

    JEL classification:

    • H30 - Public Economics - - Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents - - - General
    • O10 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - General

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