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Financial sector inefficiencies and the debt Laffer curve

Pierre-Richard AgeМЃnor

Financial sector inefficiencies and the debt Laffer curve

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Published by World Bank, World Bank Institute, Economic Policy and Poverty Reduction Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business enterprises -- Finance -- Econometric models.,
  • Debt relief -- Econometric models.,
  • Bank loans -- Econometric models.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPierre-Richard Agénor and Joshua Aizenman.
    GenreEconometric models.
    SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2842, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2842.
    ContributionsAizenman, Joshua., World Bank., World Bank Institute. Economic Policy and Poverty Reduction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3668989M
    LC Control Number2002615727

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Financial Sector Inefficiencies and the Debt Laffer Curve Share Page. Add to Favorites or higher volatility of productivity shocks may shift the economy to the wrong side of the debt Laffer curve, with potentially sizable output and welfare losses.

analysis is that debt relief may generate little welfare gains unless it is accompanied. Financial sector inefficiencies and the debt Laffer curve. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, World Bank Institute, Economic Policy and Poverty Reduction Division, [] (OCoLC) Get this from a library.

Financial sector inefficiencies and the debt Laffer curve. [Pierre-Richard Agénor; Joshua Aizenman; World Bank.; World Bank Institute. Economic Policy and Poverty Reduction.] -- Agénor and Aizenman analyze the implications of inefficient financial intermediation for debt management using a model in which firms rely on bank credit to finance their working capital.

Financial Sector Inefficiencies and the Debt Laffer Curve Article in International Journal of Finance & Economics 10(1) February with Reads How we measure 'reads'. Pierre-Richard Agénor & Joshua Aizenman, "Financial sector inefficiencies and the debt Laffer curve," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol.

10(1), pages Downloadable. This paper analyses the implications of inefficient financial intermediation for debt management in a model where firms rely on bank credit to finance their working capital needs and lenders face state verification and contract enforcement costs.

We show that lower expected productivity, higher enforcement and verification costs, or higher volatility of productivity shocks, may. Home > Policy Research Working Papers > Financial Sector Inefficiencies and Coordination Failures: Implications for Crisis Management. Before or during a crisis, financial markets and institutions can play a large role in causing or amplifying financial crises because of balance sheet effects and contagion, among others.

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Financial Sector Inefficiencies and the Debt Laffer Curve. Financial Structure and Development. ().Author: Huseyin Ozturk. The Laffer curve illustrates the relationship between elasticity of taxable income and tax revenues. The peak of the Laffer curve is the rate of tax at which tax revenue from all sectors is maximised, because the cost of avoiding tax outweighs the cost of paying it.

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and its transformation in the global economic crisis, the reduction of public debt and budget deficit have been key words in the design of public budget in each country.

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Attempting to end to the Great Recession without increasing the progressiveness of the federal tax structure would be difficult. Health Care System Inefficiencies: A major financial drain on the consumer sector of the economy is the huge and rapidly growing costs of healthcare.

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The risk of over-issuing treasury debt is not default--it is share dilution (i.e., inflation). Let R denote the gross yield on debt (so that R - 1 is the net interest rate). If we interpret D as currency, then R = 1 (currency has a zero net yield). If we interpret D as U.S. Treasury debt, then R = (UST.

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