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Elva Bova

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First Name:Elva
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Last Name:Bova
RePEc Short-ID:pbo897
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Directorate-General Economic and Financial Affairs (ECFIN)
European Commission

Bruxelles/Brussel, Belgium
RePEc:edi:dg2ecbe (more details at EDIRC)

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  1. Cristiana Belu Manescu & Elva Bova & Martijn Hoogeland & Philipp Mohl, 2023. "Do National Fiscal Rules Support Numerical Compliance with EU Fiscal Rules?," European Economy - Discussion Papers 181, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission.
  2. Elva Bova & Joana Jerosch Herold da Costa Reis, 2022. "Gender Budgeting Practices Concepts and Evidence," European Economy - Discussion Papers 165, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission.
  3. Elva Bova, 2021. "Green Budgeting Practices in the EU: A First Review," European Economy - Discussion Papers 140, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission.
  4. Elva Bova & Riccardo Ercoli & Xavier Vanden Bosch, 2020. "Spending Reviews: Some Insights from Practitioners," European Economy - Discussion Papers 135, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission.
  5. Cristiana Belu Manescu & Elva Bova, 2020. "National Expenditure Rules in the EU An Analysis of Effectiveness and Compliance," European Economy - Discussion Papers 124, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission.
  6. Elva Bova & Violeta Klyviene, 2019. "Macroeconomic Responses to Fiscal Shocks in Portugal," European Economy - Discussion Papers 096, Directorate General Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN), European Commission.
  7. Ms. Elva Bova & Marta Ruiz-Arranz & Mr. Frederik G Toscani & H. Elif Ture, 2016. "The Fiscal Costs of Contingent Liabilities: A New Dataset," IMF Working Papers 2016/014, International Monetary Fund.
  8. Ms. Elva Bova & Mr. Paulo A Medas & Mr. Tigran Poghosyan, 2016. "Macroeconomic Stability in Resource-Rich Countries: The Role of Fiscal Policy," IMF Working Papers 2016/036, International Monetary Fund.
  9. Ms. Elva Bova & João Tovar Jalles & Ms. Christina Kolerus, 2016. "Shifting the Beveridge Curve: What Affects Labor Market Matching?," IMF Working Papers 2016/093, International Monetary Fund.
  10. Ms. Elva Bova & Ms. Christina Kolerus & Mr. Sampawende J Tapsoba, 2014. "A Fiscal Job? An Analysis of Fiscal Policy and the Labor Market," IMF Working Papers 2014/216, International Monetary Fund.
  11. Ms. Elva Bova & Nathalie Carcenac & Ms. Martine Guerguil, 2014. "Fiscal Rules and the Procyclicality of Fiscal Policy in the Developing World," IMF Working Papers 2014/122, International Monetary Fund.
  12. Jaejoon Woo & Ms. Elva Bova & Mr. Tidiane Kinda & Ms. Yuanyan S Zhang, 2013. "Distributional Consequences of Fiscal Consolidation and the Role of Fiscal Policy: What Do the Data Say?," IMF Working Papers 2013/195, International Monetary Fund.
  13. Ms. Elva Bova & Mr. Robert Dippelsman & Ms. Kara C Rideout & Ms. Andrea Schaechter, 2013. "Another Look at Governments’ Balance Sheets: The Role of Nonfinancial Assets," IMF Working Papers 2013/095, International Monetary Fund.


  1. Elva Bova & Violeta Klyviene, 2020. "Macroeconomic responses to fiscal shocks in Portugal," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 47(5), pages 1051-1069, April.
  2. Elva Bova & Marta Ruiz-Arranz & Frederik Giancarlo Toscani & Hatice Elif Ture, 2019. "The impact of contingent liability realizations on public finances," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 26(2), pages 381-417, April.
  3. Elva Bova & Paulo Medas & Tigran Poghosyan, 2018. "Macroeconomic Stability in Resource-rich Countries: The Role of Fiscal Policy," Journal of Banking and Financial Economics, University of Warsaw, Faculty of Management, vol. 1(9), pages 103-122, May.
  4. Elva BOVA & João TOVAR JALLES & Christina KOLERUS, 2018. "Shifting the Beveridge curve: What affects labour market matching?," International Labour Review, International Labour Organization, vol. 157(2), pages 267-306, June.
  5. Jaejoon Woo & Elva Bova & Tidiane Kinda & Y. Sophia Zhang, 2017. "Distributional Consequences of Fiscal Adjustments: What Do the Data Say?," IMF Economic Review, Palgrave Macmillan;International Monetary Fund, vol. 65(2), pages 273-307, June.
  6. Erik Bjørsted & Elva Bova & Signe Dahl, 2016. "Lessons Learnt from the Nordics: How to Fight Long-term Unemployment," Intereconomics: Review of European Economic Policy, Springer;ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics;Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), vol. 51(3), pages 172-178, May.
  7. Elva Bova & Christina Kolerus & Sampawende Tapsoba, 2015. "A fiscal job? An analysis of fiscal policy and the labor market," IZA Journal of Labor Policy, Springer;Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA), vol. 4(1), pages 1-17, December.
  8. Elva Bova, 2012. "Copper Boom and Bust in Zambia: The Commodity-Currency Link," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 48(6), pages 768-782, June.


  1. Elva Bova, 2010. "Exchange Rate Management for Commodity-Dependent Countries: A Zambian Case Study," Palgrave Macmillan Books, in: Machiko Nissanke & George Mavrotas (ed.), Commodities, Governance and Economic Development under Globalization, chapter 9, pages 221-246, Palgrave Macmillan.

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  1. NEP-EEC: European Economics (3) 2019-11-25 2020-06-15 2023-04-03
  2. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (2) 2021-06-14 2022-08-15
  3. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (2) 2019-11-25 2020-06-15
  4. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2021-06-14
  5. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2023-04-03


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