Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Xavier Debrun , Peter Heller , Theo Thomas , Menachem Katz , Isabell Adenauer , and Taline Koranchelian
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2006
Keywords: low-income countries, macroeconomic policy, expenditure, mtef, expenditure programs, mtff, Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development, Fiscal and Monetary Policy in Development, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: Other, Low Income Developing Countries,
Debt relief and the scaling up of aid to low-income countries should allow for greater fiscal space for expenditure programs to create long-term growth and lower poverty rates. But designing a suitable medium-term...