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Abstract This article summarizes the simple analytics of the macroeconomic effects of government budget deficits. The presentation is organized around three key relationships: the national income accounts budget deficit identity, the deficit financing identity, and the dynamic equation for the...
Abstract This article examines the nature and distribution of property rights in land and how they are changing under economic and demographic pressures. It also analyzes the practical chances of success of several alternative forms of policy intervention to redistribute property rights and...
Abstract This article reviews various experiences with stabilization. It first examines stabilization programs in the context of hyperinflation—looking at the experiences of Austria and Germany in the early 1920s and Bolivia in 1985—and then reviews and interprets the results of orthodox...
Abstract Lending groups and credit cooperatives have the potential to provide affordable credit to small-scale farmers because they can reduce transaction costs and lower the risk of default. In developing countries these two kinds of lending arrangements have a mixed record, although their...
Abstract Private interhousehold cash transfers are an important source of income in many developing countries. Among the countries whose experience is reviewed in the article, the proportion of all households receiving private transfers ranges from a fifth to a half. The amounts received are...
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