Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Elva Bova , Robert Dippelsman , Kara Rideout , and Andrea Schaechter
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 02 May 2013
Keywords: government statistics, government finance, government finance statistics, national accounts, public finances, Structure and Scope of Government, Infrastructures,
When discussing debt reduction strategies, little attention has been given to the role of governments’ nonfinancial assets. This is in part because data are scarce. Drawing on various data sources, this pape...