Vito Tanzi

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Director

700 19th Street NW

Tax Policy Division Fiscal Affairs Department

Washington, DC 20431

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

42

DOWNLOADS
Rank 2,094

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 2,094

in Total Papers Downloads

20,567

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 3,769

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 3,769

in Total Papers Citations

75

CROSSREF CITATIONS

285

Scholarly Papers (42)

1.
Downloads 2,940 ( 5,383)
Citation 8

Corruption, Growth, and Public Finances

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and Hamid R. Davoodi
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
Downloads 2,808 (5,699)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

corruption, growth, bribes, investment

Corruption, Growth, and Public Finances

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Aug 2009
Vito Tanzi and Hamid R. Davoodi
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
Downloads 132 (275,822)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption, Economic growth, Public finance, Investment

2.

Money Laundering and the International Financial System

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 2,500 (7,017)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

3.

Corruption, Public Investment, and Growth

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and Hamid R. Davoodi
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
Downloads 2,481 (7,094)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption, public investment, growth, productivity

4.

Corruption Around the World: Causes, Consequences, Scope, and Cures

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 2,007 (10,001)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Loading...

Corruption, role of state, regulations

5.

Globalization, Tax Competition and the Future of Tax Systems

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,903 (10,914)

Abstract:

Loading...

Public Sector Efficiency: An International Comparison

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Sep 2003
University of Lisbon - ISEG (School of Economics and Management), European Central Bank (ECB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,100 (24,865)
Citation 10

Abstract:

Loading...

Government expenditure, Efficiency, Free Disposable Hull, Production possibility frontier

Public Sector Efficiency: An International Comparison

Public Choice, Vol. 123, No. 3-4, pp. 321-347, January 2005
Posted: 11 Aug 2005
University of Lisbon - ISEG (School of Economics and Management), European Central Bank (ECB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Abstract:

Loading...

Government expenditure, efficiency, free disposable hull, production possibility frontier

7.

Corruption, Governmental Activities, and Markets

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 822 (38,095)

Abstract:

Loading...

Tax Policy for Emerging Markets: Developing Countries

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Jan 2006
Vito Tanzi and Howell H. Zee
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Xiamen University
Downloads 777 (40,617)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

tax policy, tax reform, developing countries

Tax Policy for Emerging Markets: Developing Countries

Posted: 20 Jun 2000
Vito Tanzi and Howell H. Zee
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Xiamen University

Abstract:

Loading...

9.

The Changing Role of the State in the Economy: A Historical Perspective

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 563 (62,685)

Abstract:

Loading...

10.

Government Role and the Efficiency of Policy Instruments

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 488 (74,914)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

11.

The Impact of Macroeconomic Policies on the Level of Taxation (and on the Fiscal Balance) in Developing Countries

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 451 (82,348)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

12.

Fundamental Determinants of Inequality and the Role of Government

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 348 (110,863)

Abstract:

Loading...

Inequality, Social Norms, Role of Governments, Positional Rents, Social Capital

13.
Downloads 341 (113,447)
Citation 1

The Cost of Government and the Misuse of Public Assets

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and Tej Prakash
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 236 (165,491)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

public assets capital charges efficiency in government budget cadastres of public assets

The Cost of Government and the Misuse of Public Assets

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Aug 2009
Vito Tanzi and Tej Prakash
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 105 (325,737)

Abstract:

Loading...

Budgetary policy, Public sector

14.

The IMF and Tax Reform

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 330 (117,642)

Abstract:

Loading...

15.

Reforming Public Expenditure in Industrialised Countries: Are There Trade-Offs?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Apr 2005
Ludger Schuknecht and Vito Tanzi
European Central Bank (ECB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 314 (124,017)

Abstract:

Loading...

public expenditure, expenditure reform, economic growth, socio economic indicators

16.

The Demise of the Nation State?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 289 (135,472)

Abstract:

Loading...

globalization, spillovers, government role, fiscal federalism

17.

A Tax on Gross Assets of Enterprises as a Form of Presumptive Taxation

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Efraim Sadka and Vito Tanzi
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 283 (138,370)

Abstract:

Loading...

18.

Globalization, Technological Developments, and the Work of Fiscal Termites

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 273 (143,708)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

globalization, electronic commerce, tax evasion

19.

Taxation and the Household Saving Rate: Evidence from OECD Countries

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and Howell H. Zee
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Xiamen University
Downloads 251 (156,366)

Abstract:

Loading...

20.
Downloads 246 (159,458)
Citation 6

Globalization and the Future of Social Protection

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jan 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 230 (169,729)

Abstract:

Loading...

globalization, welfare state, tax expenditure, regulations, taxes, public spending, social expenditure

Globalization and the Future of Social Protection

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 31 Dec 2002
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 16 (703,842)
Citation 1
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

21.

Tax Reform in Economies in Transition: A Brief Introduction to the Main Issues

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 193 (200,271)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Loading...

22.

Fiscal Policy and the Economic Restructuring of Economies in Transition

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 157 (239,326)

Abstract:

Loading...

23.

Fiscal Reform Over Ten Years of Transition

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and George Tsibouris
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 142 (259,540)

Abstract:

Loading...

Fiscal policy, fiscal reform, transition

24.

El papel del gobierno y la eficiencia de los instrumentos de política económica

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 121 (293,059)

Abstract:

Loading...

25.

Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 120 (294,854)

Abstract:

Loading...

26.

Fiscal Policy and Economic Reconstruction in Latin America

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 112 (309,591)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

27.

Tax Reform in Industrial Countries and the Impact of the U.S. Tax Reform Act of 1986

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 97 (340,793)

Abstract:

Loading...

28.

The Taxation of Financial Assets: A Survey of Issues and Country Experiences

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and John L. King
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and University of California, Davis
Downloads 90 (357,375)

Abstract:

Loading...

29.

Consequences of the Economic and Monetary Union for the Coordination of Tax Systems in the European Union: Lessons from the U.S. Experience

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and Howell H. Zee
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Xiamen University
Downloads 83 (375,499)

Abstract:

Loading...

Tax coordination, tax competition, economic union

30.

L'Impact De Politiques MacroéConomiques Sur Le Niveau D'Imposition (Et Le Solde BudgéTaire) Des Pays En DéVeloppement

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 80 (383,798)

Abstract:

Loading...

31.

Faces of Convergence

Number of pages: 171 Posted: 30 Aug 2019
European Commission, DGECFIN, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Corvinus University of Budapest, Polish Academy of Sciences, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) - Institute of Global Affairs, Sciences Po, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Citibank, N.A., Warsaw School of Economics (SGH), Warsaw School of Economics (SGH), European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Vienna Institute of International Economic Studies (WIIW), LINET, Independent, University of Debrecen, Carleton University, Erste Bank Hungary Zrt., Central European University (CEU), Central European Labour Studies Institute, International Business School - Budapest (IBS), Vienna Institute of International Economic Studies (WIIW), Technische Universität München (TUM)Deggendorf Institute of Technology, World Bank, Academy of Financial Management, Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Economics, Kozminski University, Babes-Bolyai University, Bank of Estonia, Independent, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), International Monetary Fund (IMF), European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), Czech National Bank (CNB), Center for Advanced Economic Studies (CEVES), GKI Economic Research, DG-ECFIN, European Commission, Independent and Croatian National Bank
Downloads 72 (407,228)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

European Integration, EU, economic convergence in CESEE

Increasing Dependency Ratios, Pensions, and Tax Smoothing

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Efraim Sadka and Vito Tanzi
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 53 (481,631)

Abstract:

Loading...

Dependency ratios, a pay-as-you-go, defined-benefit pension, fully funded, defined-contribution pension, tax smoothing, real exchange rate risk

Increasing Dependency Ratios, Pensions and Tax Smoothing

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 24 Feb 2003
Efraim Sadka and Vito Tanzi
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 16 (703,842)
  • Add to Cart

Abstract:

Loading...

33.

Fiscal Policy for Stable and Equitable Growth in Latin America

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi and Ke-young Chu
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department
Downloads 68 (419,984)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

34.

Politique BudgéTaire, Croissance Et Programmes De Stabilisation

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 67 (423,275)

Abstract:

Loading...

35.

Theory and Policy: A Comment on Dixit and on Current Tax Theory

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 62 (440,423)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

36.

Mobilization of Savings in Eastern European Countries: The Role of the State

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 62 (440,423)

Abstract:

Loading...

37.

The Rise of the New Economy and its Implication for Fiscal Policy

Kozminski & TIGER Distinguished Lectures Series No. 2, 2001
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2007
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 58 (454,840)

Abstract:

Loading...

38.

International Coordination of Fiscal Policies: A Review of Some Major Issues

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 54 (469,947)

Abstract:

Loading...

39.

Income Taxes, Interest Rate Parity, and the Allocation of International Savings in Industrial Countries

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Vito Tanzi
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 51 (481,953)

Abstract:

Loading...

Abstract:

Loading...

41.

An Explanation of the Behavior of Personal Savings in the United States in Recent Years

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2021
Eytan Sheshinski and Vito Tanzi
Hebrew University of Jerusalem and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 29 (590,117)

Abstract:

Loading...

42.

The Level and Volatility of Interest Rates in the United States: the Roles of Expected Inflation, Real Rates, and Taxes

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
John H. Makin and Vito Tanzi
American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 27 (602,516)

Abstract:

Loading...