Active Macroeconomic Policy for Accelerating Achievement of the Millennium Development Goal Targets

Published on 01 Sep 2010


This paper argues that, although the global financial crisis is undermining the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals, active macroeconomic policies can mitigate the negative impacts. The paper shows that MDG-focused countercyclical macroeconomic policies: fiscal, monetary and exchange rate are feasible in developing countries.

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