Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Xavier Debrun , and Tidiane Kinda
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 08 April 2014
Keywords: Credibility of fiscal policy, fiscal councils, forecast errors, fiscal council, fiscal institutions,
Institutions aimed at constraining policy discretion to promote sound fiscal policies are once again at the forefront of the policy debate. Interest in 'fiscal councils,' independent watchdogs active in the public...