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Fiscal policy is no free lunch: Lessons from the Swedish fiscal framework for fiscal targeting

Andersson, Fredrik N G LU and Jonung, Lars LU (2019) In VOXEU
Abstract (Swedish)
Fredrik NG Andersson and Lars Jonung argue that the current push for fiscal activism is short-sighted. Instead, the Swedish case from the last 25 years shows that stable public finances combined with supply-side policies is the recipe for economic stability and growth
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Finanspolitik är ingen gratis lunch. Lärdomar från det svenska finanspolitiska ramverket.
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fiscal policy, fiscal framework, austerity, supply side, economic growth, government debt, fiscal targeting
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VOXEU
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English
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yes
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78f7d644-f6c6-48c0-ae1a-04344510f452
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https://voxeu.org/content/fiscal-policy-no-free-lunch-lessons-swedish-fiscal-framework-fiscal-targeting
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2019-06-07 07:43:04
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  abstract     = {Fredrik NG Andersson and Lars Jonung argue that the current push for fiscal activism is short-sighted. Instead, the Swedish case from the last 25 years shows that stable public finances combined with supply-side policies is the recipe for economic stability and growth},
  author       = {Andersson, Fredrik N G and Jonung, Lars},
  keyword      = {fiscal policy,fiscal framework,austerity,supply side,economic growth,government debt,fiscal targeting},
  language     = {eng},
  month        = {06},
  series       = {VOXEU},
  title        = {Fiscal policy is no free lunch: Lessons from the Swedish fiscal framework for fiscal targeting},
  year         = {2019},
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