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Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers

Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers »

Source: Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers

Volume: 2009

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino , Mark Horton , and Anna Ivanova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2009

ISBN: 9781462359622

Keywords: fiscal policy, automatic stabilizers, business cycle fluctuations, cyclical adjustment, interest payments, interest, primary balance, fiscal balance

This technical note focuses on computing cyclically adjusted balances and automatic stabilizers. The note provides guidance on how to decompose overall fiscal balances into cyclical and cyclically adjusted componen...

Fiscal Multipliers

Fiscal Multipliers »

Source: Fiscal Multipliers : Size, Determinants, and Use in Macroeconomic Projections

Volume: 14

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Nicoletta Batini , Luc Eyraud , Lorenzo Forni , and Anke Weber

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 October 2014

ISBN: 9781498382458

Keywords: Fiscal policy, fiscal multipliers, fiscal shocks, fiscal shock, fiscal measures, General,

Fiscal multipliers are important tools for macroeconomic projections and policy design. In many countries, little is known about the size of multipliers, as data availability limits the scope for empirical research...

A Practical Guide to Public Debt Dynamics, Fiscal Sustainability, and Cyclical Adjustment of Budgetary Aggregates

A Practical Guide to Public Debt Dynamics, Fiscal Sustainability, and Cyclical Adjustment of Budgetary Aggregates »

Volume: 10

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Julio Escolano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 January 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462396955.005

ISBN: 9781462396955

Keywords: Public debt dynamics, debt ratio, Government budget constraint, Ponzi game, Cyclically adjusted balance, debt, interest, primary balance, interest payments

This paper presents a practical guide to public debt dynamics, fiscal sustainability, and cyclical adjustment of budgetary aggregates. The paper discusses fiscal formulas, which may be of practical use in fiscal an...

Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers

Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers »

Volume: 09

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino , Mark Horton , and Anna Ivanova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462359622.005

ISBN: 9781462359622

Keywords: fiscal policy, automatic stabilizers, business cycle fluctuations, cyclical adjustment, interest payments, interest, primary balance, fiscal balance

This technical note focuses on computing cyclically adjusted balances and automatic stabilizers. The note provides guidance on how to decompose overall fiscal balances into cyclical and cyclically adjusted componen...

Medium-Term Debt Management Strategy Analytical Tool
			: Data Preparation Manual

Medium-Term Debt Management Strategy Analytical Tool : Data Preparation Manual »

Volume: 19

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Emre Balibek , Tobias Haque , Diego Rivetti , and Miriam Tamene

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498314985.005

ISBN: 9781498314985

Keywords: Interest rates on loans, Domestic debt, Interest rates, International capital markets, Special Drawing Rights, MTDS, Debt Management Strategy, Debt Management, Debt Portfolio Cost and Risk Analysis, Medium Term Debt Strategy

Medium-Term Debt Management Strategy Analytical Tool: Data Preparation Manual...

Reforming Budget System Laws

Reforming Budget System Laws »

Volume: 10

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Ian Lienert , and Israel Fainboim Yaker

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462394937.005

ISBN: 9781462394937

Keywords: budget system law reform executive legislature, budget, annual budget, revenues, debt, budget system

This paper discusses the need for reforming budget system laws (BSLs). The outcomes of the budget process depend heavily on whether there are clear rules for formulating, executing, and reporting on the annual budg...

Revenue Administration
			: A Toolkit for Implementing a Revenue Authority

Revenue Administration : A Toolkit for Implementing a Revenue Authority »

Volume: 10

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Maureen Kidd , and William Joseph Crandall

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 May 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455277452.005

ISBN: 9781455277452

Keywords: Governance, Revenue Authority, revenue administration, tax compliance, autonomy in tax administration, accountability, tax, customs, revenue, ra

This technical note presents a toolkit for implementing a revenue authority. This toolkit is a guide with a series of operational modules designed to assist countries when they implement a 'revenue authority' to ad...

Revenue Administration
			: Autonomy in Tax Administration and the Revenue Authority Model

Revenue Administration : Autonomy in Tax Administration and the Revenue Authority Model »

Volume: 10

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): William Joseph Crandall

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462353569.005

ISBN: 9781462353569

Keywords: Revenue administration, Governance, Tax administration, Revenue Authority, autonomy, public administration, civil service, budget management, ministry of finance,

This technical note focuses on the concept of autonomy and describes why it is important in public administration. There has been a tendency for governments to increase the autonomy of their departments and agencie...

Revenue Administration
			: Managing the Shadow Economy

Revenue Administration : Managing the Shadow Economy »

Volume: 10

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Barrie Russell

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 July 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462355587.005

ISBN: 9781462355587

Keywords: PLEASE PROVIDE, revenue, taxpayers, tax system, taxes, tax returns

This technical note focuses on the concept of a shadow economy and explains its main characteristics. Although a shadow economy is acknowledged by all G-20 countries as a major and enduring revenue risk, by its nat...

Revenue Administration
			: Short-Term Measures to Increase Customs Revenue in  Low-Income and Fragile Countries

Revenue Administration : Short-Term Measures to Increase Customs Revenue in Low-Income and Fragile Countries »

Volume: 2019

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Gilles Montagnat-Rentier

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 April 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498305617.005

ISBN: 9781498305617

Keywords: Financial statistics, Tax revenue, Customs duties, Capital goods, Import tariffs, custom administration, transaction value, custom authority, custom procedure, valuation method

This note discusses administrative measures that can be implemented by customs administrations of low-income and fragile countries in a short period (about a year) to improve traders' compliance and improve revenue...