Sampawende Tapsoba

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

700 19th Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20431

United States





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Scholarly Papers (13)


China's Monetary Policy and Interest Rate Liberalization: Lessons from International Experiences

IMF Working Paper No. 14/75
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Jun 2014
Wei Liao and Sampawende Tapsoba
International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 389 (90,276)



Monetary policy, China, Interest rates, Demand for money, Financial sector, Banks, Cross country analysis, Financial Liberalization, Financial Innovation, and Money Demand Function, financial reforms, financial market, financial system, international financial statistics, financial markets, interest rate liberalization, financial institutions, financial assets, deposit rate, domestic financial liberalization, financial intermediation, reserve requirements, bond, stock market, bonds, interest rate controls, deposit interest, money market, monetary fund, financial deregulation, deposit interest rates, international financial markets, rediscount, flexible exchange rate, financial sector liberal


A Quality of Growth Index for Developing Countries: A Proposal

IMF Working Paper No. 14/172
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
Montfort Mlachila, Rene Tapsoba and Sampawende Tapsoba
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 88 (338,230)
Citation 16



Inclusive growth, Developing countries, Social indicators, Quality of growth, social indicators., primary school, primary school completion rate, primary school completion, pro-poor, human development index, human capital, social spending, dependent variable, pro-poor growth, density curve, primary school enrollment, descriptive statistics, reducing poverty, declines in poverty, falling poverty, primary completion, equality of opportunity, labor market, primary completion rate, empirical investigations, inequality measures, inclusive development, distribution of income, measuring poverty, changes in poverty, primary schooling


Corruption, Taxes and Compliance

IMF Working Paper No. 17/255
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Jan 2018
Anja Baum, Sanjeev Gupta, Elijah Kimani and Sampawende Tapsoba
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 79 (360,775)
Citation 1



Tax evasion, Taxes, Corruption, compliance, taxpayer offices, General


Workers' Remittances: An Overlooked Channel of International Business Cycle Transmission?

IMF Working Paper No. 12/251
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Nov 2012
Adolfo Barajas, Ralph Chami, Christian Ebeke and Sampawende Tapsoba
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Western Hemisphere Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Centre d’Etudes et de Recherches sur le Développement International, CERDI-CNRS and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 60 (418,046)
Citation 1



Workers remittances, Business cycles, Terms of trade, Capital inflows, Remittances, Business Cycle Synchronization, Trade, Spillovers., remittance, remittances, business cycle, business cycle synchronization, remittance flows, remittance inflows, business cycles, real gdp, migration, bilateral remittance, impact of remittances, effect of remittance, migrant, effect of remittances, impact of remittance, remittance channel, workers ? remittances, economic growth, bilateral remittances, remittance outflows, gdp growth, determinants of remittances, remittance data, growth rate, remittance sending, immigrant remittance, remittances data, role of remittance, variation in remittances, remittance se


Options and Strategies for Fiscal Consolidation in India

IMF Working Paper No. 13/127
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Sampawende Tapsoba
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 55 (435,684)



Fiscal consolidation, India, Economic growth, Fiscal reforms, Economic models, fiscal consolidation, open economy macroeconomics, DSGE models, India., fiscal consolidation, fiscal policy, fiscal multipliers, fiscal tightening, fiscal balance, fiscal instruments, government expenditure, fiscal model, fiscal tools, public investment spending, fiscal multiplier, fiscal strategies, structural fiscal, fiscal adjustment, tax revenue, fiscal position, government spending, public spending, fiscal vulnerabilities, public expenditures, taxation, fiscal responsibility, fiscal imbalances, tax rates, public debt, fiscal correction, fiscal shock, fiscal authority, tax income, fiscal stance, fiscal stabili


Deflation and Public Finances: Evidence from the Historical Records

IMF Working Paper No. 15/176
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 14 Sep 2015
Nicolas End, Sampawende Tapsoba, G. Terrier and Renaud Duplay
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 44 (478,928)



Fiscal policy, Deflation, Low inflation, Inflation, Public finances


Rising BRICs and Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa's Business Cycle Patterns

IMF Working Paper No. 14/35
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Mar 2014
Oumar Diallo and Sampawende Tapsoba
United Nations and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 37 (510,459)



Business cycles, Brazil, Russian Federation, India, China, Sub-Saharan Africa, Trade integration, Demand, Fiscal policy, Economic models, Business Cycle Synchronicity, and the BRICs., trade intensity, trading partners, industry trade, impact of trade, bilateral trade, trade flows, trade relations, aggregate demand, growing trade, terms of trade, patterns of trade, trade shocks, increased trade, bilateral flows, net inflows, measure of trade, trade links, global shocks, trade data, terms of trade shocks, international integration, changes in trade, trading blocs, asymmetric shocks, pattern of trade, trade variables, domestic demand, trade patterns, impact of trade integration, bilateral impor


What Does Aid Do to Fiscal Policy? New Evidence

IMF Working Paper No. 16/112
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Dec 2016
Jean-Louis Combes, Rasmané Ouedraogo and Sampawende Tapsoba
Universite d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - CERDI, World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 36 (515,170)



Foreign aid, Fiscal policy, Developing countries, Aid flows, Aid and growth, Econometric models, Time series, Foreign aid, Fiscal policy, Tax displacement, Fungibility, Aid illusion.


Structural Reforms and Firms' Productivity: Evidence from Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 8308
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Jan 2018 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2018
Wilfried Kouame and Sampawende Tapsoba
World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 35 (520,152)
Citation 1



Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Industrial Economics, Technology Industry, Technology Innovation, Private Sector Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Consumption, Economic Growth, Private Sector Development Law, Marketing


A Fiscal Job? An Analysis of Fiscal Policy and the Labor Market

IMF Working Paper No. 14/216
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Feb 2015
Elva Bova, Christina Elisabeth Kolerus and Sampawende Tapsoba
Independent, University of Mannheim - Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics and Management (CDSEM) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 33 (530,415)



Fiscal policy, Tax rates, Labor markets, Employment, OECD, employment gaps, unemployment, labor supply, labor demand, workers, unemployment benefits, job, private sector, labor market outcomes, aggregate demand, labor force, employment multiplier, substitution effect, real wages, minimum wage, wage bill, labor costs, employment outcomes, employment rates, employment protection legislation, unemployed, labor force participation, labor market regulations, labor market conditions, employment effects, employment dynamics, business cycles, unemployment rates, job creation, employee, job vacancies, job losses, low employment, temporary workers, employees, wage losses, business fluctuations, employ


Can Statistical Capacity Building Help Reduce Procyclical Fiscal Policy in Developing Countries?

IMF Working Paper No. 16/209
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Dec 2016
Codjo Neree Noumon, Sampawende Tapsoba and Robert York
International Monetary Fund (IMF), International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 30 (546,273)



Statistics, Fiscal policy, Government expenditures, Budgets, Budgeting, Developing countries, Business cycles, Fiscal policy, Procyclicality, Capacity building, Budget institutions, Developing countries.


Education Systems and Foreign Direct Investment: Does External Efficiency Matter?

IMF Working Paper No. 17/79
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 May 2017
Elise Wendlassida Miningou and Sampawende Tapsoba
World Bank - Global Partnership for Education and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 29 (551,861)



Human capital, FDI, Education System, External Efficiency, Education and Economic Development


Rising BRIC and Changes in Sub‐Saharan Africa's Business Cycle Patterns

The World Economy, Vol. 39, Issue 2, pp. 260-284, 2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Feb 2016
Oumar Diallo and Sampawende Tapsoba
United Nations and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1 (755,250)
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