Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Santiago Acosta Ormaechea , Takuji Komatsuzaki , and Carolina Correa-Caro
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 29 June 2017
Keywords: Fiscal policy, Synthetic Control Method, Structural Reform, General, Comparative Studies of Countries
We estimate the effects on growth of nine fiscal reform episodes in seven high-income countries using the Synthetic Control Method. These episodes are selected using an indicator-based approach applied to the evalu...