The Cost of Postponing Fiscal Adjustment in Brazil

Date of the event: 08/28/2017 - 16:00

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Professor Rubens Penha Cysne from FGV/EPGE analyses the cost due to the delay to resolve the fiscal policy in Brazil considering two scenarios. The first one uses data from June 2017 and the second one uses data from August 2017.

The calculations are based on the paper “O Custo do Atraso no Equacionamento da Questão Fiscal”, to be published in 2017 in the “Revista Economia Política”, and may be obtained here, the paper is written in portuguese.