Yasser Abdih

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

700 19th Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20431

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

Remittances and Institutions: Are Remittances a Curse?

IMF Working Paper No. 08/29
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Feb 2008
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Williams College - Department of Economics
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Corruption, Workers remittances, Economic growth

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Relating the Knowledge Production Function to Total Factor Productivity: An Endogenous Growth Puzzle

IMF Working Paper No. 05/74
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Mar 2006
Yasser Abdih and Frederick Joutz
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and George Washington University
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Endogenous growth, knowledge spillovers, patents, cointegration

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The Impact of Public Capital, Human Capital, and Knowledge on Aggregate Output

IMF Working Paper No. 08/218
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Oct 2008
Yasser Abdih and Frederick Joutz
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and George Washington University
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Human capital, Public finance, Private sector, Capital, Labor productivity, Economic growth, Economic models, Economic policy, Working Paper

4.

Feer for the Cfa Franc

IMF Working Paper No. 06/236
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Nov 2006
Yasser Abdih and Charalambos G. Tsangarides
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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The Cyclicality of Fiscal Policy in the Middle East and Central Asia: Is the Current Crisis Different?

IMF Working Paper No. 10/68
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), affiliation not provided to SSRN and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Developing Country Studies Division
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Business cycles, Financial crisis, Fiscal policy, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Middle East and Central Asia, North Africa, Oil exporting countries, Oil prices, Oil revenues, Oil sector, Regional shocks

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Fiscal Sustainability in Remittance-Dependent Economies

IMF Working Paper No. 09/190
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2009
Michael Gapen, Yasser Abdih, Amine Mati and Ralph Chami
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - International Capital Markets Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Capital inflows, Debt burden, Debt sustainability, Demand for money, Developing countries, Economic models, Fiscal management, Fiscal sustainability, Gross domestic product, Lebanon, Private savings, Public debt, Workers remittances

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Frugality: Are We Fretting Too Much? Household Saving and Assets in the United States

IMF Working Paper No. 09/197
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Yasser Abdih and Evan Tanner
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Research Department
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Asset prices, Economic models, Financial crisis, Household credit, Income, Investment, Private investment, Private savings, Private sector, Savings, Time series, United States

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Measuring the Informal Economy in the Caucasus and Central Asia

IMF Working Paper No. 13/137
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Jun 2013
Yasser Abdih and Leandro Medina
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Shadow economy, Central Asia, Tax burdens, Labor markets, Economic models, Cross country analysis, Informal economy, latent variable, Caucasus and Central Asia., labor market, employment, labor force, self employment, total employment, labor force participation, labor market regulations, labor market institutions, unemployment, rigid labor market, collective bargaining, job creation, labor regulation, employment outcomes, labor contracts, labor market rigidities, total labor force, jobs, labor market rigidity, labor organization, rigid labor markets, restrictive labor market regulations, labor markets, labor regulations

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What Explains the Decline of the U.S. Labor Share of Income? An Analysis of State and Industry Level Data

IMF Working Paper No. 17/167
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Sep 2017
Yasser Abdih and Stephan Danninger
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (Research Department)
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United States, Western Hemisphere, Routine tasks, offshoring, labor share, unions, import competition, Aggregate Factor Income Distribution, General, Trade Unions: Objectives, Structures, and Effects, Trade and Labor Market Interactions, Globalization: Labor, Technological Change: Choices and Consequences

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Remittances Channel and Fiscal Impact in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia

IMF Working Paper No. 12/104
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Aug 2012
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Centre d’Etudes et de Recherches sur le Développement International, CERDI-CNRS
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Private Demand, Tax Revenues, Instrumental Variables, Panel Data, International Factor Movements And International Business, Taxation, Subsidies, And Revenue, remittances, remittance, tax revenues, tax revenue, fiscal impact, impact of remittances, remittance inflows, migration, workers ? remittances, bilateral remittances, value of remittances, tax bases, remittance flows, effect of remittances, determinants of remittances, remittance channel, public finances, fiscal balance, primary fiscal balance, bilateral remittance, amount of remittances, fiscal space, capita remittances, remittances inflows, fiscal balances, per capita remittances, tax base, remitter, utilization of remittances, capit

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What is Keeping U.S. Core Inflation Low: Insights from a Bottom-Up Approach

IMF Working Paper No. 16/124
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Dec 2016
Yasser Abdih, Ravi Balakrishnan and Baoping Shang
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
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Inflation, United States, Goods, Services, Health care, Monetary policy, Inflation measurement, Econometric models, Forecasting models, Inflation modeling and forecasting, Phillips curve, core goods and services inflation.

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Understanding Euro Area Inflation Dynamics: Why so Low for so Long?

IMF Working Paper No. 18/188
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Oct 2018
Yasser Abdih, Li Lin and Anne-Charlotte Paret
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Banque de France
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Inflation, Inflation expectations, Inflation persistence, Monetary policy, Econometric models, Euro Area, Phillips curve, inflation persistence and expectations, General, Forecasting and Simulation, Monetary Policy (Targets, Instruments, and Effects)

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Understanding U.S. Wage Dynamics

IMF Working Paper No. 18/138
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Aug 2018
Yasser Abdih and Stephan Danninger
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (Research Department)
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Wages, Labor productivity, Employment, Labor markets, Globalization, Wage growth, slack, routinization, offshoring, globalization, Aggregate Factor Income Distribution, Forecasting and Simulation, Globalization: Macroeconomic Impacts, Globalization: Economic Development, Globalization: Labor, General

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A Template for Analyzing and Projecting Labor Market Indicators

International Monetary Fund Technical Guidance Note, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Nov 2017
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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Unemployment, projections, template, labor market