Adi Brender

Bank of Israel - Research Department

PO Box 780

Jerusalem 91007

Israel

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Scholarly Papers (25)

Political Budget Cycles in New Versus Established Democracies

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 52, No. 5, pp. 1271-1295, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Jul 2006
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 212 (114,414)
Citation 71

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political budget cycle, new democracy, fiscal manipulation

Political Budget Cycles in New Versus Established Democracies

NBER Working Paper No. w10539
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Jun 2004
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 40 (352,961)
Citation 71

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Ethnic Segregation and the Quality of Local Government in the Minority's Localities: Local Tax Collection in the Israeli-Arab Municipalities as a Case-Study

Bank of Israel Discussion Paper No. 2005.01
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Sep 2005
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department
Downloads 234 (98,334)
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Local Authorities, Minorities, Alienation, Discrimination, Local taxes

Predicting Government Tax Revenues and Analyzing Forecast Uncertainty

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, (2010), pp. 81–111,
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Adi Brender and Guy Navon
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Predicting Government Tax Revenues and Analyzing Forecast Uncertainty

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 81-111, February 2010
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Feb 2010
Adi Brender and Guy Navon
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel
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Tax Elasticity, Revenue Forecast, Forecast Error

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China`s Foreign Trade Behavior in the 1980s: An Empirical Analysis

IMF Working Paper No. 92/5
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department
Downloads 153 (151,061)
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Are Fiscal and Monetary Policies reflected in Real Yields? Evidence from a Period of Disinflation and Declining Deficit Targets

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 15-44, 2004
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Oct 2005
Adi Brender, Hedva Ber and Sigal Ribon
Bank of Israel - Research Department, Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Forward Interest rates, Fiscal policy, Monetary policy, Yield term structure

Are Fiscal and Monetary Policies Reflected in Real Yields? Evidence from a Period of Disinflation and Declining Deficit Targets

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Apr 2012
Hedva Ber, Adi Brender and Sigal Ribon
Bank of Israel - Research Department, Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Are Fiscal and Monetary Policies Reflected in Real Yields? - Evidence from a Period of Disinflation and Declining Deficit Targets

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 1-14, 2004
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Nov 2012
Hedva Ber, Adi Brender and Sigal Ribon
Bank of Israel - Research Department, Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Earned Income Tax Credit in Israel: Designing the System to Reflect the Characteristics of Labor Supply and Poverty

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 27-61, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jul 2006
Adi Brender and Michel Strawczynski
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Earned income tax credit, Poverty, Labor force participation, Employment

Earned Income Tax Credit in Israel: Designing the System to Reflect the Characteristics of Labor Supply and Poverty

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 27–58 (2006),
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Nov 2012
Adi Brender and Michel Strawczynski
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Political Implications of Fiscal Performance in OECD Countries

Fiscal Indicators, Banca D'Italia, pp. 957-982
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Aug 2009
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 49 (323,953)
Citation 1

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Political budget cycle, polical business cycle, fiscal manipulation

Political Implications of Fiscal Performance in OECD Countries

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Feb 2012
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
Downloads 36 (367,736)
Citation 1

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political budget cycle, fiscal manipulation

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Distributive Effects of Israel's Pension System

Bank of Israel Discussion Paper 2009.10
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Nov 2009
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department
Downloads 61 (280,323)

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Income Distribution, Retirement Income, Lifetime income, Tax benefits, Social Security

Revenue Decentralization, Central Oversight and the Political Budget Cycle: Evidence from Israel

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 15-046
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Aug 2015
Deutsche Bundesbank - Research Department, Bank of Israel - Research Department, University of Goettingen (Gottingen) and Department of Public Administration and Policy, University of Haifa
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Political budget cycles; soft budget constraint; local governments; decentralization

Revenue Decentralization, Central Oversight and the Political Budget Cycle: Evidence from Israel

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Jun 2015
University of Goettingen (Gottingen), Deutsche Bundesbank - Research Department, Bank of Israel - Research Department and Department of Public Administration and Policy, University of Haifa
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Political budget cycles, soft budget constraint, local governments, decentralization

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The Effect of Changes in Wages, GDP and Workers' Demographic Characteristics on Working Hours

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 143-176, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Aug 2009
Adi Brender and Lior Gallo
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Labor Supply, Working Hours, Gender Differences, Supply Elasticity

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The Response of Voluntary and Involuntary Female Part-Time Workers to Changes in Labor-Market Conditions

Bank of Israel Discussion Paper No. 2008.08
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Sep 2008
Adi Brender and Lior Gallo
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
Downloads 47 (315,754)
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Female employment, part-time, voluntary, involuntary, subjective data

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How Do Budget Deficits and Economic Growth Affect Reelection Prospects? Evidence from a Large Cross-Section of Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w11862
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Jan 2006
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Distributive Effects of Israel’s Pension System

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 Jan 2012
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Why is Economic Policy Different in New Democracies? Affecting Attitudes About Democracy

NBER Working Paper No. w13457
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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First Year of the Mandatory Pension Arrangement in Israel: Compliance with the Arrangement as an Indicator for Its Potential Implications for Labor Supply

Bank of Israel Discussion Paper No. 2011.05
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Apr 2012
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department
Downloads 27 (378,168)

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mandatory pensions, effective tax rate, welfare policy, tax wedge

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The Effect of Changes in Wages, GDP, and Workers’ Demographic Characteristics on Working Hours

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 143-176, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 04 Dec 2012
Adi Brender and Lior Gallo
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Bank of Israel - Research Department
Downloads 22 (363,215)

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Labor and the Emerging World Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w4266
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
David E. Bloom and Adi Brender
Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Bank of Israel - Research Department
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If You Want to Cut, Cut, Don’t Talk: The Role of Formal Targets in Israel’s Fiscal Consolidation Efforts, 1985-2007

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Feb 2012
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department
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Where Does the Political Budget Cycle Really Come From?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4049
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Oct 2003
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Political budget cycle, new democracy, fiscal manipulation

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Do Leaders Affect Government Spending Priorities?

NBER Working Paper No. w15368
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Government Support for Young Families in Israel

Israel Economic Review, Vol. 12, No. 2
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 May 2015
Adi Brender and Michel Strawczynski
Bank of Israel - Research Department and Hebrew University of Jerusalem
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Electoral Fiscal Policy in New, Old, and Fragile Democracies

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 49, Issue 3, pp. 446-466, 2007
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 27 Sep 2010
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics
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Electoral Fiscal Policy in New, Old, and Fragile Democracies

Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. 49, No. 3, 2007
Posted: 28 Apr 2009
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

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political business cycle, election-year deficit spending, new democracies, electoral fiscal policy

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Consolidation of New Democracy, Mass Attitudes and Clientelism

American Economic Review, Vol. 99, No. 2, pp. 304-9, 2009
Posted: 17 Aug 2009
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

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clientelism, new democracy, Democratic consolidation, elites, masses

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How Do Budget Deficits and Economic Growth Affect Reelection Prospects? Evidence from a Large Panel of Countries

American Economic Review, Vol. 98, No. 5, pp. 2003-2220, 2008
Posted: 13 Aug 2009
Adi Brender and Allan Drazen
Bank of Israel - Research Department and University of Maryland - Department of Economics

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political budget cycle, political business cycle, fiscal manipulation

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The Effect of Fiscal Performance on Local Government Election Results in Israel: 1989-1998

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 87, pp. 2187-2205, 2003
Posted: 11 Oct 2005
Adi Brender
Bank of Israel - Research Department

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Elections, Local Government, Decentralization, Transparency