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By Michele Fratianni

ISBN-10: 0521443156

ISBN-13: 9780521443159

This quantity offers with the financial background of Italy from independence in 1861 to 1992. It presents the 1st whole research of a rustic that has skilled diversified and infrequently dramatic financial stipulations. The publication contributes in a unique approach not just to the financial debate, but additionally to financial and institutional questions. The authors mix financial conception, statistical info, and background in an available approach that are meant to turn out valuable to either fiscal historians and financial economists.

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60 1950-69 Mean St. Dev. 25 1970-80 Mean St. Dev. 37 1981-91 Mean St. Dev. 32 1862-1925 Mean St. Dev. 23 1926-91 Mean St. Dev. 42 Periods Income 1862-1991 Mean St. Dev. 34 1862-1913 Mean St. Dev. Seigniorage Note: Primary deficit is equal to total deficit minus interest payments; seigniorage is the percentage change of the Treasury component of the monetary base multiplied by the ratio of the Treasury component of the monetary base to nominal national income; stability condition is the difference between the growth rate of nominal national income and the average interest rate paid by government on his debt; the inflation tax is the inflation rate multiplied by the sum of the real value of interestbearing debt and the monetary base minus the real value of payments on debt, expressed as a percentage of real national income.

4 contains the essential information on Italian public finance. Government spending as a proportion of national income displays a very sharp upward trend: it goes from 13 in the gold standard years to almost 59 in the eighties. Also tax revenues, as a proportion of national income, have a sharp positive trend, but systematically fall short of spending; hence Italy suffers from endemic budget deficits. These tend to be much smaller in the gold standard years than in later periods and twice as large after BI became the monopolist of issue.

87 1921-37 Mean St. Dev. 74 1938-49 Mean St. Dev. 60 1950-69 Mean St. Dev. 25 1970-80 Mean St. Dev. 37 1981-91 Mean St. Dev. 32 1862-1925 Mean St. Dev. 23 1926-91 Mean St. Dev. 42 Periods Income 1862-1991 Mean St. Dev. 34 1862-1913 Mean St. Dev. Seigniorage Note: Primary deficit is equal to total deficit minus interest payments; seigniorage is the percentage change of the Treasury component of the monetary base multiplied by the ratio of the Treasury component of the monetary base to nominal national income; stability condition is the difference between the growth rate of nominal national income and the average interest rate paid by government on his debt; the inflation tax is the inflation rate multiplied by the sum of the real value of interestbearing debt and the monetary base minus the real value of payments on debt, expressed as a percentage of real national income.

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