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Transition to Market
			: Studies in Fiscal Reform

Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform »

Series: Books

Author(s): Vito Tanzi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1994

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557754035.071

ISBN: 9781557754035

Keywords: Fiscal reforms, Markets, Transition economies, privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform, state budget, tax rates

IMF economists work closely with member countries on a variety of issues. Their unique perspective on country experiences and best practices on global macroeconomic issues are often shared in the form of books on d...

Accountability and Transparency in the Public Sector

Accountability and Transparency in the Public Sector »

Source: Accountability and Transparency in the Public Sector : The New Zealand Experience

Volume/Issue: 1996/122

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): M. Cangiano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1996

ISBN: 9781451854442

Keywords: public finance, accrual accounting, fiscal policy, fiscal responsibility, financial management

This paper describes the reforms introduced in the New Zealand public sector since the mid-1980s. The reforms included corporatization and privatization of most state-owned enterprises, the shift from a cash-basis...

Albania

Albania »

Source: Albania : Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement

Volume/Issue: 2005/88

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451800791

Keywords: expenditure, tax revenue, public expenditure, expenditure management, fiscal policy

This report presents an Ex Post Assessment of Albania's Longer-Term-Program Engagement with the IMF. Albania has been engaged in a series of IMF-supported programs since the beginning of transition. This report pro...

Albania:Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Press Release and Staff Report

Albania:Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions—Press Release and Staff Report »

Source: Albania : Second Post-Program Monitoring Discussions-Press Release; and Staff Report

Volume/Issue: 2019/207

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498324069

Keywords: Real sector, External sector, Fiscal sector, Economic growth, Fiscal policy, arrears, medium-term, general government debt, PPPs, Proj

Growth was strong in 2018, backed by high electricity production. Inflation remains subdued, notwithstanding very accommodative monetary conditions. The fiscal stance in 2018 was somewhat tighter than expected, sup...

Albania: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation

Albania: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Albania : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2017/373

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332573

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Financial stability, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

Albania's economy continues to strengthen, benefitting from rising domestic demand, large energy-related FDI, and a recovery in key EU trading partners. Fiscal and financial vulnerabilities have been lowered; howev...

Albania: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Albania: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Albania : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2017/373

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332573

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Financial stability, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

Albania's economy continues to strengthen, benefitting from rising domestic demand, large energy-related FDI, and a recovery in key EU trading partners. Fiscal and financial vulnerabilities have been lowered; howev...

Albania: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information

Albania: Staff Report for the 2017 Article IV Consultation—Supplementary Information »

Source: Albania : 2017 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Albania

Volume/Issue: 2017/373

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 December 2017

ISBN: 9781484332573

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Fiscal policy, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal consolidation, Monetary policy, Inflation targeting, Financial stability, Balance of payments statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases

Albania's economy continues to strengthen, benefitting from rising domestic demand, large energy-related FDI, and a recovery in key EU trading partners. Fiscal and financial vulnerabilities have been lowered; howev...

Aligning the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF) and the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) Approach - Issues and Options

Aligning the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF) and the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) Approach - Issues and Options »

Source: Aligning the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF) and the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP) Approach - Issues and Options

Volume/Issue: 2003/018

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 April 2003

ISBN: 9781498329491

Keywords: Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers, Economic conditions, Public financial management, Economic policy, Economic reforms, Fiscal policy, PP, PRSP, PRGF

...

Analyzing and Managing Fiscal Risks - Best Practices

Analyzing and Managing Fiscal Risks - Best Practices »

Source: Analyzing and Managing Fiscal Risks - Best Practices

Volume/Issue: 2016/025

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 05 April 2016

ISBN: 9781498345668

Keywords: Bonds, Financial instruments, Fiscal analysis, Fiscal policy, Fiscal risk, Public debt, Risk management, Stress testing, Financial crises, Financial soundness indicators

Comprehensive analysis and management of fiscal risks can help ensure sound fiscal public finances and macroeconomic stability. This has been underscored by the global financial crisis and the more recent collapse...

Anchor Me: The Benefits and Challenges of Fiscal Responsibility

Anchor Me: The Benefits and Challenges of Fiscal Responsibility »

Source: Anchor Me: The Benefits and Challenges of Fiscal Responsibility

Volume/Issue: 2019/70

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Serhan Cevik

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 March 2019

ISBN: 9781498302937

Keywords: Economic stabilization, Fiscal policy, National budgets, Budgetary policy, Fiscal stimulus, procyclicality, structural budget balances, fiscal rules, output gap, countercyclical

This paper discusses the benefits and challenges of implementing a rule-based fiscal responsibility framework, using the Philippines as a case study. It estimates structural measures of the fiscal stance over the p...