Series: Staff Discussion Notes
Author(s): Jonathan Ostry , and Andrew Berg
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 08 April 2011
Keywords: Cross country analysis, Developed countries, Economic growth, Emerging markets, Income distribution, Poverty reduction, sustainable growth, per capita income, external debt, external shocks
This note raises the IMF’s profile on a number of issues related to inequality, unemployment, governance, etc. It builds on earlier empirical work that examined correlations between growth downbreaks/duratio...