Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Anthony Annett
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2002
Keywords: expenditure, taxation, fiscal adjustment, total expenditure, National Budget, Deficit, and Debt: General,
It is now well established that political and institutional factors matter for fiscal outcomes. Following a review of the literature, this paper examines the relationship between a variety of political-institutiona...