Italy: Opportunity Amid the Eurozone Crisis

  • Abstract(*): Wide-ranging structural reforms are underway in Italy, aimed at addressing key bottlenecks in the product and labor markets. Our analysis, based on the IMF‘s Global Integrated Monetary and Fiscal model (GIMF), attempts to quantify the potential gains to the economy from a comprehensive package of structural reforms. We find that these gains can be sizeable …

Feb 13 2013 Summit

(*)Source: IMF, Assessing the Macroeconomic Impact of Structural Reforms: The Case of Italy By Lusine Lusinyan and Dirk Muir , WP 13, January 2013