Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes
Author(s): Pokar Khemani , and Benoit Wiest
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 04 November 2016
Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Nicaragua, Malawi, Fiscal transparency, Public financial management, Western Hemisphere, Fiscal reporting, international standards, government financial statistics, data
The accuracy and reliability of government accounts and fiscal data is an issue in a number of countries, with significant and persistent discrepancies that can indicate underlying weaknesses in the country's publi...