Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Allan Dizioli , Philippe Karam , Dirk Muir , and Siegfried Steinlein
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 22 December 2017
Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Australia, Fiscal policy; fiscal rules; general equilibrium models; taxation; debt, Fiscal policy, fiscal rules, general equilibrium models, taxation, debt, Forecasting and Simulation, General
This paper revisits options for fiscal anchors in Australia against the backdrop of a medium-term budget balance anchor that has led to larger than expected upward drift in the net debt to GDP ratio since the end o...