Northern Star Canada's Path to Economic Prosperity

Robust GDP growth, declining unemployment, low and stable inflation, and a string of fiscal and current account surpluses -- it's a record to be envied. These outcomes in Canada owe much to sound macroeconomic policies, as well as to a favorable external environment. This book focuses on these...

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Main Author: Klyuev, Vladimir
Other Authors: Bayoumi, Tamim, Mühleisen, Martin
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. International Monetary Fund 2007, 2007
Series:Occasional Papers; Occasional Paper
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Collection: International Monetary Fund - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Robust GDP growth, declining unemployment, low and stable inflation, and a string of fiscal and current account surpluses -- it's a record to be envied. These outcomes in Canada owe much to sound macroeconomic policies, as well as to a favorable external environment. This book focuses on these policies and the economy's salient features, including its close trade integration with the United States, large commodity sector, and substantial decentralization and regional diversity. It outlines what is unique about the Canadian experience and sheds light on policies and philosophies that can be fruitfully applied in other economies
Physical Description:148 p.
ISBN:9781589066144
1589066146