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9 Public Spending on Health Care and the Poor

9 Public Spending on Health Care and the Poor »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Introduction A number of national and international initiatives aim to increase pro-poor public spending, particularly in education and health care. A key international program for p...

13 Social Impact of a Tax Reform: The Case of Ethiopia

13 Social Impact of a Tax Reform: The Case of Ethiopia »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Ethiopia is one of the poorest countries in the world, with a per capita gross national income of less than one-fourth of the sub-Saharan average. 1...

12 Tax Policy in Developing Countries: Some Lessons from the 1990s and Some Challenges Ahead

12 Tax Policy in Developing Countries: Some Lessons from the 1990s and Some Challenges Ahead »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

One of the central challenges facing low-income and developing countries is to mobilize sufficient tax revenue to sustainably finance, when combined with whatever aid is available,...

8 The Effectiveness of Government Spending on Education and Health Care in Developing and Transition Economies

8 The Effectiveness of Government Spending on Education and Health Care in Developing and Transition Economies »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

1. Introduction Policy makers are interested in the composition of public spending. 1 This attention stems in part from the belief that government s...

11 The Efficiency of Government Expenditure: Experiences from Africa

11 The Efficiency of Government Expenditure: Experiences from Africa »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

1. Introduction Governments provide a host of goods and services to their populations, to achieve various economic and social objectives. The efficiency with which these goods and se...

10 User Payments for Basic Education in Low-Income Countries

10 User Payments for Basic Education in Low-Income Countries »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

Basic education combined with social mobility is a prerequisite for successful economic development. Basic education improves productivity through investment in huma...

V. Special Topics

V. Special Topics »

Source: Helping Countries Develop : The Role of Fiscal Policy

Series: Books

Author(s): Benedict Clements , Sanjeev Gupta , and Gabriela Inchauste

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 September 2004

ISBN: 9781589063181

Keywords: food aid, expenditure, fiscal policy, public spending, per

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