Tag: fiscal policy

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Fiscal Policy Instruments for Reducing Congestion and Atmospheric Emissions in the Transport Sector: a Review

Govinda Timilsina
Written by: Govinda R. Timilsina and Hari B. Dulal 1. Introduction Fiscal instruments are primarily price-based instruments that take advantage ...
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Is There a Gender Gap in Fiscal Political Preferences?

Edward Mccaffery
Written by: R. Michael Alvarez and Edward J. McCaffery Abstract This paper examines the relationship between attitudes on potential uses of the ...
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Fiscal Policy and Capital Formation in Transition Economies

Grzegorz Kolodko
SUMMARY In the 199Os the transition economies of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have suffered significant recession and persistent imba...
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Fiscal Policy Report Card on America’s Governors: 2010

Chris Edwards
Executive Summary State governments have had to make tough budget choices in recent years. Tax revenues have stagnated as a result of the poor econ...
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Does Fiscal Policy Reduce Unemployment? Evidence from Pork-Barrel Spending

Andrew Leigh Christine Neill Abstract Studies of the effect of government spending on unemployment are potentially confounded by reverse cau...
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