Browse

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 15 items :

  • United Kingdom x
  • Public Finance x
  • Keywords: fiscal policy x
Clear All
Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading?

Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading? »

Source: Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading?

Volume/Issue: 1988/112

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 1988

ISBN: 9781451944501

Keywords: fiscal policy, expenditure, fiscal impulse, expenditures, fiscal stance

The IMF Working Papers series is designed to make IMF staff research available to a wide audience. Almost 300 Working Papers are released each year, covering a wide range of theoretical and analytical topics, inclu...

Are Laws Needed for Public Management Reforms? An International Comparison

Are Laws Needed for Public Management Reforms? An International Comparison »

Source: Are Laws Needed for Public Management Reforms? An International Comparison

Volume/Issue: 2005/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ian Lienert

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451860818

Keywords: public management, budget, law, decree, performance, civil servants, financial management, external audit, decentralization, budget systems

There has been widespread adoption of new laws to support new public management. In many countries that have implemented comprehensive and deep reforms, new or amended laws have fundamentally changed the role of th...

4 Assurances of Integrity

4 Assurances of Integrity »

Source: Manual on Fiscal Transparency

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2002

ISBN: 9781589060555

Keywords: fiscal transparency, fiscal activities, quasi-fiscal activities, fiscal policy, contingent liabilities

149. It is essential for fiscal transparency that fiscal data reported by the government meet basic criteria that attest to their quality, and that there are mechanisms in place which provide assurances to t...

1 Clarity of Roles and Responsibilities

1 Clarity of Roles and Responsibilities »

Source: Manual on Fiscal Transparency

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2002

ISBN: 9781589060555

Keywords: fiscal transparency, fiscal activities, quasi-fiscal activities, fiscal policy, contingent liabilities

13. Establishing clear roles and responsibilities for government and the rest of the public sector is a key aspect of fiscal transparency, because it provides a basis on which accountability for the design a...

Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading?

Are All Summary Indicators of the Stance of Fiscal Policy Misleading? »

Volume/Issue: 1988/112

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 December 1988

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451944501.001

ISBN: 9781451944501

Keywords: fiscal policy, expenditure, fiscal impulse, expenditures, fiscal stance

The IMF Working Papers series is designed to make IMF staff research available to a wide audience. Almost 300 Working Papers are released each year, covering a wide range of theoretical and analytical topics, inclu...

Are Laws Needed for Public Management Reforms? An International Comparison

Are Laws Needed for Public Management Reforms? An International Comparison »

Volume/Issue: 2005/62

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ian Lienert

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860818.001

ISBN: 9781451860818

Keywords: public management, budget, law, decree, performance, civil servants, financial management, external audit, decentralization, budget systems

There has been widespread adoption of new laws to support new public management. In many countries that have implemented comprehensive and deep reforms, new or amended laws have fundamentally changed the role of th...

Should Advanced Countries Adopt a Fiscal Responsibility Law?

Should Advanced Countries Adopt a Fiscal Responsibility Law? »

Volume/Issue: 2010/254

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ian Lienert

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455209545.001

ISBN: 9781455209545

Keywords: accountability, law, budget, fiscal policy, fiscal rules, fiscal stability, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: General, National Government Expenditures and Related Policies: General, National Deficit Surplus, National Budget

Fiscal Responsibility Laws (FRLs) appear to be more popular in middle-income countries than advanced countries, even though their success is limited. The reasons why few advanced countries have a FRL include: the e...

Systemic Weaknesses of Budget Management in Anglophone Africa

Systemic Weaknesses of Budget Management in Anglophone Africa »

Volume/Issue: 2001/211

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Ian Lienert , and Feridoun Sarraf

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2001

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451874846.001

ISBN: 9781451874846

Keywords: systemic, British, budget institutions, government expenditure, audit, expenditure, expenditures, budget management, Structure, Scope

This paper examines the merits of the British budget management system that was inherited in Anglophone African countries and which has changed substantially in the United Kingdom since the 1960s. It considers whet...

Manual on Fiscal Transparency

Manual on Fiscal Transparency »

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2002

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060555.069

ISBN: 9781589060555

Keywords: fiscal transparency, fiscal activities, quasi-fiscal activities, fiscal policy, contingent liabilities

This Manual provides guidance on the implementation of the Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency by setting out its principles and practices in detail, and establishing priorities for improving fiscal trans...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Manual on Fiscal Transparency

Series: Manuals & Guides

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 January 2002

ISBN: 9781589060555

Keywords: fiscal transparency, fiscal activities, quasi-fiscal activities, fiscal policy, contingent liabilities

This Manual provides guidance on the implementation of the Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency by setting out its principles and practices in detail, and establishing priorities for improving fiscal trans...