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IMF Report Underscores Need for Long-Term Deficit Reduction in U.S.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) made news earlier this week when it issued
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IMF: U.S. Continues to Stand Out with Growing Debt

The United States ranks number one among advanced economies in expected increase of debt as a percentage of Gross Domestic Prod
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IMF: US is the Only Advanced Economy With Debt Rising

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) issued a new repo
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IMF: Fiscal Reform Boosts Economic Growth

The IMF has released new research showing that fiscal reforms enhance economic growth. These findings are broadly consistent with other analysis of...
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The IMF Looks at Budget Institutions in G-20 Countries

The International Monetary Fund recently published a study on budget instituti
Jul 19, 2013 | Blog Paper Press Release

Fiscal Implications of Rising Market Pressures

In a recently released IMF working paper, economists Salvatore Dell’Erb

IMF Emphasizes Need Smarter Deficit Reduction Strategy

After finishing its preliminary annual review of the U.S., the

Fiscal Transparency in the U.S. and Abroad

Yesterday in a blog post, IMF's Fiscal Affairs Director Carlo Cottarelli

What Works and What Doesn't for Deficit Reduction

The IMF's most recent World Economic Outlook has a very helpful chapter lo
Jul 23, 2012 | Blog Paper Press Release

The IMF Looks at International Fiscal Rules

A new working paper by four authors at the International Monetary Fund takes