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Chapter 17 Algeria: A National Approach To Market-Oriented Tax Reform

Chapter 17 Algeria: A National Approach To Market-Oriented Tax Reform »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

In many respects Algeria can be described as a country in transition. In the mid-1980s, as the command economy began to exhibit severe strain, a political consensus emerged for a gradual move to...

Chapter 18 Angola: Improving Fiscal Institutions

Chapter 18 Angola: Improving Fiscal Institutions »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

Angola is going through a complex political and economic transformation, similar to developments in other parts of the world. The end of a long civil war necessitates a huge reconstruction effor...

Chapter 2 Bulgaria’s Transition to a Market Economy: Fiscal Aspects

Chapter 2 Bulgaria’s Transition to a Market Economy: Fiscal Aspects »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

The primary objective of modern economic systems is to promote orderly growth. After four decades of central planning under communism in Bulgaria, it became abundantly clear that a fundamental c...

Chapter 13 China: Prolonged Reforms and the Weakening of Fiscal Control

Chapter 13 China: Prolonged Reforms and the Weakening of Fiscal Control »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

Starting in 1979, China has carried out wide-ranging economic reforms with the specific aim of accelerating the rate of output growth by increasing productivity and improving the allocation of r...

Chapter 1 Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process

Chapter 1 Financial Markets and Public Finance in the Transformation Process »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

Fischer and Gelb (1991) made an assessment of the time that it would take for various reforms to be completed. They estimated that most reforms would take at least a few years, b...

Chapter 9 Fiscal Federalism and the New Independent States

Chapter 9 Fiscal Federalism and the New Independent States »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

Perhaps the most dramatic economic change in the disintegration of the Soviet Union involves the vertical and horizontal fiscal relations among various levels of government. In fact, there is ha...

Chapter 19 From Controls to Sustainable Liberalization: Ghanaian Lessons

Chapter 19 From Controls to Sustainable Liberalization: Ghanaian Lessons »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

1 Ghana has managed the transition from one of the most controlled economies in Africa to one of the most liberal. This was not achieved overn...

Chapter 5 Fundamental Fiscal Reform in Poland: Issues of Design and Implementation

Chapter 5 Fundamental Fiscal Reform in Poland: Issues of Design and Implementation »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

Poland was one of the first among centrally planned countries to have committed itself, as early as mid-1989, to the adoption of market-oriented economic reforms. The authorities viewed a fundam...

Chapter 4 Hungary: A Case of Gradual Fiscal Reform

Chapter 4 Hungary: A Case of Gradual Fiscal Reform »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

1 Unlike in Hungary, where both economic and political liberalization was gradual, in these countries the sudden shift from rigid adherence to...

Chapter 10 Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations in Yugoslavia, 1972-90

Chapter 10 Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations in Yugoslavia, 1972-90 »

Source: Transition to Market : Studies in Fiscal Reform

Series: Books

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1993

ISBN: 9781557752758

Keywords: privatization, tax administration, tax system, taxation, tax reform

Long before the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the states of the former Soviet Union became economies in transition, the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia had rejected...