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How to Control the Fiscal Costs of Public-Private Partnerships

How to Control the Fiscal Costs of Public-Private Partnerships »

Source: How to Control the Fiscal Costs of Public-Private Partnerships

Volume: 18

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Timothy Irwin , Samah Mazraani , and Sandeep Saxena

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 October 2018

ISBN: 9781484380925

Keywords: Fiscal risk, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal policy, Fiscal management, Risk management, Fiscal rules, Accounting for Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs), Public services, Public-private partnership, Fiscal rules and institutions

This note discusses what finance ministries can do to ensure that public-private partnerships (PPPs) are used wisely. By inviting private participation in infrastructure development and service provision, PPPs can...

How to Control the Fiscal Costs of Public-Private Partnerships

How to Control the Fiscal Costs of Public-Private Partnerships »

Volume: 18

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Timothy Irwin , Samah Mazraani , and Sandeep Saxena

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 October 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484380925.061

ISBN: 9781484380925

Keywords: Fiscal risk, Fiscal sustainability, Fiscal policy, Fiscal management, Risk management, Fiscal rules, Accounting for Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs), Public services, Public-private partnership, Fiscal rules and institutions

This note discusses what finance ministries can do to ensure that public-private partnerships (PPPs) are used wisely. By inviting private participation in infrastructure development and service provision, PPPs can...

How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters

How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters »

Volume: 18

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Serhan Cevik , and Guohua Huang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484359457.061

ISBN: 9781484359457

Keywords: Climate changes, Natural disaster assistance, Fiscal management, Fiscal policy, Fiscal sustainability

This how-to note focuses on the management of the fiscal costs associated with natural disaster risks. Unlike other types of fiscal risks (for example, unexpected macroeconomic changes or materialization of conting...

How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters

How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters »

Source: How to Manage the Fiscal Costs of Natural Disasters

Volume: 18

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Serhan Cevik , and Guohua Huang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484359457

Keywords: Climate changes, Natural disaster assistance, Fiscal management, Fiscal policy, Fiscal sustainability

This how-to note focuses on the management of the fiscal costs associated with natural disaster risks. Unlike other types of fiscal risks (for example, unexpected macroeconomic changes or materialization of conting...

How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit

How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit »

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Martin Grote

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484323816.061

ISBN: 9781484323816

How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit...

How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit

How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit »

Source: How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit

Series: IMF How To Notes

Author(s): Martin Grote

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 October 2017

ISBN: 9781484323816

How to Establish a Tax Policy Unit...

How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations

How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations »

Source: How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Richard Allen , and Miguel Alves

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475551983

Keywords: Capitalization, Public corporations, Europe, Asia and Pacific, Australia, South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, Sweden, state-owned enterprises, risk

Many studies have highlighted how failures of public corporations (otherwise known as state-owned enterprises) can result in huge economic and fiscal costs. To contain the risks associated with these costs, an effe...

How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations

How to Improve the Financial Oversight of Public Corporations »

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Richard Allen , and Miguel Alves

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 November 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475551983.061

ISBN: 9781475551983

Keywords: Capitalization, Public corporations, Europe, Asia and Pacific, Australia, South Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, Sweden, state-owned enterprises, risk

Many studies have highlighted how failures of public corporations (otherwise known as state-owned enterprises) can result in huge economic and fiscal costs. To contain the risks associated with these costs, an effe...

How to Design and Enforce Tobacco Excises?

How to Design and Enforce Tobacco Excises? »

Source: How to Design and Enforce Tobacco Excises?

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Patrick Petit , and Janos Nagy

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475546651

Keywords: Fraud, Health, Western Hemisphere, Ad valorem taxes, Excise taxes, Canada, Tax administration, tobacco, revenue, revenue raising

Taxing tobacco can help raise much needed revenue and save lives, but it needs to be done well. This 'How-to' note provides guidance on the basics of tobacco taxation. How high should tobacco taxes be? Should we u...

How to Check Integrity of Fiscal Data

How to Check Integrity of Fiscal Data »

Source: How to Check Integrity of Fiscal Data

Volume: 16

Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes

Author(s): Pokar Khemani , and Benoit Wiest

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2016

ISBN: 9781475546736

Keywords: Sub-Saharan Africa, Nicaragua, Malawi, Fiscal transparency, Public financial management, Western Hemisphere, Fiscal reporting, international standards, government financial statistics, data

The accuracy and reliability of government accounts and fiscal data is an issue in a number of countries, with significant and persistent discrepancies that can indicate underlying weaknesses in the country's publi...