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Frontiers of Economic Policy Communications


  • Olga Ilinichna Stankova


The paper provides an overall view of communications across various areas of economic policy, aiming to help country authorities as they increasingly use communications as a policy tool in its own right. The paper identifies frontier communications challenges, drawing on a large body of research on the salient issues. Although communications can never be a substitute for good policies, economic reforms are more likely to fail or even be reversed if they are not understood or accepted by those whom they affect.

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  • Olga Ilinichna Stankova, 2019. "Frontiers of Economic Policy Communications," IMF Departmental Papers / Policy Papers 19/08, International Monetary Fund.
  • Handle: RePEc:imf:imfdep:19/08

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