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No. 15/16
Fair Taxation in the Middle East and North Africa
Andrew Jewell, Mario Mansour, Pritha Mitra, and Carlo
No. 15/17
Financial Inclusion: Can It Meet Multiple
Macroeconomic Goals?
Ratna Sahay, Martin Čihák, Papa N’Diaye, Adolfo Barajas,
Srobona Mitra, Annette Kyobe, Yen Nian Mooi, and Seyed Reza Youse
No. 15/18
From Ambition to Execution: Policies in Support of Sustainable Development Goals
Stefania Fabrizio, Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu, Catherine Pattillo, Adrian Peralta-Alva, Andrea Presbitero,
Baoping Shang, Geneviève Verdier, Marie-erese Camilleri, Kazuaki Washimi, Lisa Kolovich,
Monique Newiak, Martin Čihák, Inci Otker, Felipe Zanna, and Carol Baker
No. 15/19
A Strategy for Resolving Europe’s Problem Loans
Shekhar Aiyar, Wolfgang Bergthaler, Jose M. Garrido, Anna Ilyina, Andreas Jobst, Kenneth Kang,
Dmitriy Kovtun, Yan Liu, Dermot Monaghan, and Marina Moretti
No. 15/20
Catalyst for Change: Empowering Women and Tackling Income Inequality
Christian Gonzales, Sonali Jain-Chandra, Kalpana Kochhar, Monique Newiak, and Tlek Zeinullayev
No. 15/21
e Fiscal Consequences of Shrinking Populations
Benedict Clements, Kamil Dybczak, Vitor Gaspar, Sanjeev Gupta, and Mauricio Soto
No. 15/22
Wage Moderation in Crises
Jörg Decressin, Raphael Espinoza, Ioannis Halikias, Daniel Leigh, Prakash Loungani, Paulo Medas,
Susanna Mursula, Martin Schindler, Antonio Spilimbergo, and TengTeng Xu

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