Fiscal policy and taxation

Posts related to fiscal issues.

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Fiscal policy papers

Selected references on fiscal issues Julio Escolano: A Practical Guide to Public Debt Dynamics, Fiscal Sustainability, and Cyclical Adjustment of Budgetary Aggregates The IMF Staff Report...

The EU and the G-20

The G20 and the EU: A Win-Win Game The EU in the G20 represents all EU Member States. As some EU Member States are also G20...

Updating tax policies after Panama Papers

Communiqué: G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting: "We mandate the OECD working with G20 countries to establish objective criteria by our July meeting...

Transparency and taxes - what we knew before #PanamaPapers

The scale of the "missing wealth": "Gabriel Zucman estimated in his paper ‘The Missing Wealth of Nations’ (2013) that 8% of the global...

State of the global economy

Kenneth Rogoff: The Fear Factor in Global Markets A big enough hit to China’s growth or to Europe’s financial system could certainly tip the...

R Shiny app: Line charts for distinct sub-samples

Tutorial: reproducing a fiscal chart A few days ago, I posted a chart that looked like this [static screenshot below] The dataset is posted at: https:...

The global fiscal stance (interactive chart)

I thank my Peterson Institute colleagues Caroline Freund and Paolo Mauro for the idea to calculate the global fiscal stance....

Background for the G20 deputies meeting in Shanghai

Global Prospects and Policy Challenges: G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors’ Meetings: The global recovery has weakened further amid increasing financial turbulence and falling asset...

Paying taxes in the digital economy

Tax worldwide profits A policy proposal from the Economist: Keeping [the current] approach, but toughening up the policing, means creating yet more rules—and loopholes. Better...

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