Lorenzo Forni

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

700 19th Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20431

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Inflation Convergence and Divergence within the European Monetary Union

ECB Working Paper No. 574
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Bank of Italy, International Monetary Fund (IMF), University of Cambridge - Department of Applied Economics and Bank of Italy
Downloads 449 (62,458)
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Absolute Convergence, Inflation Differentials, Stability, Unit Root Tests

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Employment in the Public Sector

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1085
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Jan 2004
Lorenzo Forni and Raffaela Giordano
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Bank of Italy
Downloads 234 (129,005)
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public employment, wage bargaining, decentralization.

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The General Equilibrium Effects of Fiscal Policy: Estimates for the Euro Area

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione Working Paper No. 652
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Dec 2007
Lorenzo Forni, Libero Monteforte and Luca Sessa
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 209 (143,826)
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fiscal policy, distortionary taxation, DSGE modeling, Bayesian estimation

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Pricing of Sovereign Credit Risk: Evidence from Advanced Economies During the Financial Crisis

IMF Working Paper No. 12/24
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Feb 2012
C. Emre Alper, Lorenzo Forni and Marc Gerard
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 192 (155,657)
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Credit risk, Developed countries, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Risk premium, Sovereign debt, bond, arbitrage, bonds, credit risk, stock prices, government_bonds, derivatives market, government bonds, stock market, emerging markets, derivatives markets, bond spreads, bond purchases, government bond, risk aversion, sovereign bond, bond_purchases, money market, bond yields, bond market, bond markets, stock market index, benchmark government bond, term bond, stock market volatility, financial stability, bond yield, financial institutions, long-term bond market, corporate bond, risk premium, financial markets, coupon bond, bond estimators, money market rate, government bond yields, governme

5.

Are Markets Learning? Behavior in the Secondary Market for Brady Bonds

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1734
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luca Barbone and Lorenzo Forni
CASE - Center for Economic and Social Research and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 125 (223,119)
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The Macroeconomics of Fiscal Consolidations in a Monetary Union: The Case of Italy

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 747
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Sep 2010
Lorenzo Forni, Andrea Gerali and Massimiliano Pisani
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
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Fiscal Consolidation, Monetary Union, Distortionary Taxation, General Equilibrium Models

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Public Debt in Advanced Economies and its Spillover Effects on Long-Term Yields

IMF Working Paper No. 11/210
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Sep 2011
C. Emre Alper and Lorenzo Forni
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 108 (248,221)
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Bonds, Developed countries, Economic models, Emerging markets, Interest rates, Public debt, Spillovers

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Macroeconomic Effects of Greater Competition in the Service Sector: The Case of Italy

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 706
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Apr 2009
Lorenzo Forni, Andrea Gerali and Massimiliano Pisani
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 56 (363,986)
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competition, general equilibrium models, markups, monetary policy

9.

The Adequacy of Life Insurance: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w7372
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 04 Jan 2000 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2010
Stanford University - Department of Economics, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Cato Institute and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Sovereign Debt Restructuring and Growth

IMF Working Paper No. 16/147
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 09 Dec 2016
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Sovereign debt defaults, Debt restructuring, Economic growth, Econometric models, Time series, sovereign default, debt restructuring, growth, haircut, crisis resolution

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Euro Area and Global Oil Shocks: An Empirical Model-Based Analysis

Bank of Italy Temi di Discussione (Working Paper) No. 873
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 02 Oct 2012
International Monetary Fund (IMF), Bank of Italy, Bank of Italy and Bank of Italy
Downloads 46 (396,866)
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oil shocks, DSGE modelling, open-economy macroeconomics, Bayesian inference, euro area

12.

Public Employment and Compensation Reform During Times of Fiscal Consolidation

IMF Working Paper No. 14/192
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Lorenzo Forni and Natalija Novta
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Employment, Public sector, Employee compensation, Civil service reform, wage bill, fiscal consolidation, public reform, public employment, wages, recession, employment level, wage freeze, government employment, labor market, wage freezes, wage indexation, employment measures, salaries, pay for performance, wage policies, benefits, employment data, public sector wage, compensation packages, salary, wage bargaining, compensation of employees, public sector employment, number of employees, public sector wages, payroll, employment levels

13.

Private and Public Debt: Are Emerging Markets at Risk?

IMF Working Paper No. 17/61
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Marco Bernardini and Lorenzo Forni
Bank of Italy and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Banking crises, Recessions, Emerging markets, private-public debt, Models with Panel Data, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, International Business Cycles

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Macroeconomic Effects of Sovereign Restructuring in a Monetary Union: A Model-Based Approach

IMF Working Paper No. 13/269
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 29 Jan 2014
Lorenzo Forni and Massimiliano Pisani
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Bank of Italy
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Sovereign debt, Monetary unions, Public debt, Debt restructuring, Fiscal consolidation, Fiscal policy, Economic models, DSGE modeling, sovereign restructuring, intermediate goods, elasticity of substitution, tradable goods, domestic firms, investment goods, perfect competition, domestic consumption, open economy, nontradable goods, nominal interest rate, imported intermediate, aggregate demand, export market, output growth, equilibrium model, imperfect competition, imported goods, international trade, gross exports, market segmentation, domestic market, closed economy, domestic economy, competitive markets, price stability

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Fiscal Rules to Tame the Political Budget Cycle: Evidence from Italian Municipalities

IMF Working Paper No. 17/6
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Mar 2017
Andrea Bonfatti and Lorenzo Forni
University of Padova and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Fiscal rules, Italy, Budgets, Government expenditures, Regression analysis, Time series, fiscal rules, local government finance, regression discontinuity