Alvar Kangur

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

700 19th Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20431

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

7

DOWNLOADS

293

SSRN CITATIONS

10

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Efficiency-Adjusted Public Capital and Growth

IMF Working Paper No. 11/217
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - African Department
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Capital, Developing countries, Economic growth, Governance, Low-income developing countries, Public investment

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Reforming the Greek Pension System

IMF Working Paper No. 2021/188
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Feb 2022
Alvar Kangur, Niki Kalavrezou and Daehaeng Kim
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 58 (514,532)

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pension reform, labor market incentives, fiscal consolidation., policy priority, pension system affordability, reform objective, Policy recommendation, pension system, Pension spending, Pensions, Aging, Retirement, Wages, Europe

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Competitiveness and Wage Bargaining Reform in Italy

IMF Working Paper No. 18/61
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Apr 2018
Alvar Kangur
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 57 (518,653)

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Europe, Exports, Italy, Labor costs, competitiveness, exchange rate, labor market reforms, wage bargaining, search and matching, DSGE models, Forecasting and Other Model Applications, Quantitative Policy Modeling, Country and Industry Studies of Trade, Trade and Labor Market Interactions, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Trade Unions: Objectives, Structures, and Effects, Unemployment: Models

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Italy: Toward a Growth-Friendly Fiscal Reform

IMF Working Paper No. 18/59
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Apr 2018
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
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Europe, Italy, Growth-friendly fiscal policy, public pensions, dynamic stochastic general equilibrium models, Forecasting and Simulation, Social Security and Public Pensions, Italy

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Italy: Quantifying the Benefits of a Comprehensive Reform Package

IMF Working Paper No. 18/60
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Apr 2018
Michal Andrle, Alvar Kangur and Mehdi Raissi
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
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Labor market reforms, Wage bargaining, Europe, Italy, Banking sector, Fiscal policy, growth, competitiveness, product market reforms, DSGE models, Forecasting and Other Model Applications, Quantitative Policy Modeling, Forecasting and Simulation, General, Institutions and Growth

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On the Substitution of Private and Public Capital in Production

IMF Working Paper No. 19/232
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Dec 2019
Zidong An, Alvar Kangur and Chris Papageorgiou
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
Downloads 19 (745,967)
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Economic growth, Economic systems, Economic models, Financial crises, Economic functions, public capital, private capital, elasticity of substitution, production function, WP, economic Outlook, economy-wide, depreciation rate

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How Informative are Real Time Output Gap Estimates in Europe?

IMF Working Paper No. 19/200
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Nov 2019
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Swiss National Bank and Humboldt University of Berlin - School of Business and Economics
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Real interest rates, Economic theory, Potential output, Structural fiscal balance, Capacity utilization, Business Cycles, Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy, WP, output gap, WEO, euro area, forecast error, negative bias