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  • 14-August-2002

    English

    Coping with Population Ageing in Hungary (Economics Department Working Paper 338)

    This working paper examines economic challenges posed by the combination of an ageing and declining population in Hungary and develops policy-oriented recommendations for addressing them.

  • 4-March-2002

    English

    Public Spending in Italy: Policies to Enhance its Effectiveness (Economics Department Working Papers 324)

    This working paper aims to identify structural reforms for better public spending management in Italy -in turn a critical need in view of the country's high debt and tax burdens, notwithstanding significant progress in the past decade.

  • 14-May-2001

    English, , 281kb

    Sectoral Regulatory Reforms in Italy: Framework and Implications (Economics Department Working Paper 294)

    This working paper discusses product market regulatory reforms in Italy over the past decade.

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  • 3-May-2001

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    Increasing Simplicity, Neutrality and Sustainability: A Basis for Tax Reform in Iceland (Economics Department Working Paper 292)

    This working paper analyses the possibilities for reforming the Icelandic tax system. It puts the current tax structure in its historic context, showing that there has been a steady movement towards simplification.

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  • 19-April-2001

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    Options for Reforming the Tax System in Greece (Economics Department Working Paper 291)

    This working paper suggests that despite the considerable progress, in recent years, in broadening the tax base and improving tax compliance as well as administration, more needs to be done to enhance efficiency and equity and the overall performance of the tax system.

  • 27-December-2000

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    Encouraging Environmentally Sustainable Growth in France (Economics Department Working Paper 314)

    This working paper analyses certain economic aspects of environmental policy in France, focussing on greenhouse gas emissions, water pollution and discharges in city air.

  • 28-April-2000

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    The Healthcare System in Hungary (Economics Department Working Paper 241)

    This working paper examines within an international context, the healthcare system in Hungary.

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  • 10-May-1999

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    The Problems and Prospects Faced by Pay-as-You-Go Pension Systems: A Case Study of Greece (Economics Department Working Paper 215)

    The main focus of this working paper is on the factors of the Greek pay-as-you-go system which result in its future unsustainability.

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  • 5-May-1999

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    Greek Public Enterprises: Challenges for Reform (Economics Department Working Paper 214)

    This working paper suggests that a successful reform of public enterprises would improve productivity in key sectors of the Greek economy, and thus provide essential inputs at lower cost to the economy as a whole.

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  • 23-June-1998

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    Macroeconomic Effects of Pension Reforms in the Context of Ageing Populations: Overlapping Generations Model Simulations for 7 OECD Countries (Economics Department Working Paper 201)

    Using overlapping generations (OLG) models calibrated on 7 OECD countries - the United States, Japan, France, Canada, Italy, the United Kingdom and Sweden - the authors investigate the macroeconomic impact of possible pension reform strategies as populations age.

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