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The Global Integrated Monetary and Fiscal Model (GIMF) – Theoretical Structure

Author/Editor: Kumhof, Michael | Laxton, Douglas | Muir, Dirk | Mursula, Susanna
Authorized for Distribution: February 1, 2010
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Summary: This working paper presents a comprehensive overview of the theoretical structure of the Global Integrated Monetary and Fiscal Model (GIMF), a multi-region dynamic general equilibrium model that is used by the IMF for a variety of tasks including policy analysis, risk analysis, and surveillance.
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Series: Working Paper No. 10/34
Subject(s): Banking sector | Central banks | Corporate sector | Cross country analysis | Economic integration | Economic models | Fiscal policy | Monetary policy | Private consumption | Private investment | Private savings | Private sector
Author's keyword(s): Fiscal Policy Rules | Monetary Policy Rules | Multi-Region DSGE Models | Overlapping Generations Households | Liquidity Constrained Households | Financial Accelerator | Macro-Financial Linkages | Raw Materials Sector
    Published:   February 1, 2010        
            Format:   Paper
    Stock No:   WPIEA2010034   Pages:   73
    Price:   US$18.00 (Academic Rate: US$18.00 )
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