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An Algorithm to Balance Supply and Use Tables

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Source: An Algorithm to Balance Supply and Use Tables

Volume: 18

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Michael Stanger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 October 2018

ISBN: 9781484363966

Keywords: Supply and Use Tables, Input-Output Tables, GDP, System of National Accounts 2008 (2008 SNA)

A Supply and Use Table (SUT) serve to increase the quality of GDP and related aggregates by providing a framework to detect and resolve inconsistencies in data sources. SUTs are also a powerful analytical tool that...

Assessing The Impact Of Fiscal Shocks On Output In MENAP Countries

Assessing The Impact Of Fiscal Shocks On Output In MENAP Countries »

Source: Assessing The Impact Of Fiscal Shocks On Output In MENAP Countries

Volume: 15

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Martin Cerisola , Chadi Abdallah , Victor Davies , and Mark Fischer

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 March 2015

ISBN: 9781498383905

Keywords: Fiscal policy, fiscal multipliers, fiscal, fiscal shocks, tax, multipliers, General, General

This note is a reference guide to the econometric work on fiscal multipliers for MENAP countries. Spending and tax multipliers are estimated from conventional VAR models and identified using a sign-restrictions app...

Automatic Fuel Pricing Mechanisms with Price Smoothing

Automatic Fuel Pricing Mechanisms with Price Smoothing »

Source: Automatic Fuel Pricing Mechanisms with Price Smoothing : Design, Implementation, and Fiscal Implications

Volume: 12

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): David Coady , Javier Arze del Granado , Luc Eyraud , and Anita Tuladhar

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 24 January 2013

ISBN: 9781475566949

Keywords: Petroleum products, price smoothing, fuel taxes, price, prices, retail, pricing, volatility

Many developing and emerging countries do not fully pass-through increases in international fuel prices to domestic retail prices, with adverse consequences for fuel tax revenues and tax volatility. The adoption of...

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting »

Source: A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting

Volume: 2009

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Marc Robinson , and Duncan Last

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 21 September 2009

ISBN: 9781462320271

Keywords: performance budgeting, expenditure prioritization, manging-for-result, program budgeting, expenditure review, program classification, budget, budgets, budget preparation

This technical note presents a basic model of performance-based budgeting. It describes the characteristics of the model and explains how low-income countries should approach performance-based budgeting. The note e...

Budget Classification

Budget Classification »

Source: Budget Classification

Volume: 2009

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Dominique Bouley , Davina Jacobs , and Jean-Luc Hélis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 December 2009

ISBN: 9781462343478

Keywords: Governance, budget, budget classification, chart of accounts, government finance statistics, poverty-reducing expenditure, program budgeting, public financial management, revenues, budget classification system

This technical note analyzes the importance of a budget classification system. It highlights that budget classification is one of the fundamental building blocks of a sound budget management system, as it determine...

Chart of Accounts

Chart of Accounts »

Source: Chart of Accounts : A Critical Element of the Public Financial Management Framework

Volume: 11

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Sailendra Pattanayak , and Julie Cooper

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 October 2011

ISBN: 9781475510218

Keywords: Financial management, Public finance, chart of accounts, budget management, accounting, reporting, information system, IFMIS, budget classification, accounts

This technical note and manual (TNM) addresses the following main issues: Discusses the purpose of a chart of accounts and its importance in public financial management Discusses stakeholder needs in a typical...

Commitment Controls

Commitment Controls »

Source: Commitment Controls

Volume: 2009

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Pokar Khemani , and Dimitar Radev

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 October 2009

ISBN: 9781462392919

Keywords: public financial management, expenditure control, commitment control, fiscal discipline, payment arrears, cash planning and management, budget, budget execution, cash planning, appropriations

This technical note elaborates the objectives of commitment controls. The focus on commitment controls is justified on the grounds of their important role in developing an overall expenditure control framework, as...

Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers

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Source: Computing Cyclically-Adjusted Balances and Automatic Stabilizers

Volume: 2009

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Annalisa Fedelino , Mark Horton , and Anna Ivanova

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 December 2009

ISBN: 9781462359622

Keywords: fiscal policy, automatic stabilizers, business cycle fluctuations, cyclical adjustment, interest payments, interest, primary balance, fiscal balance

This technical note focuses on computing cyclically adjusted balances and automatic stabilizers. The note provides guidance on how to decompose overall fiscal balances into cyclical and cyclically adjusted componen...

Conceptual Design

Conceptual Design »

Source: Conceptual Design : A Critical Element of a Successful Government Financial Management Information System Project

Volume: 2010

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): Abdul Khan , and Mario Pessoa

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455275434

Keywords: budget, financial management, budget management, financial management information, budget preparation

This technical note describes need of conceptual design as a critical element of a government financial management information system project. Governments are increasingly turning to computerized financial manageme...

Debt Equity Conversions and NPL Securitization in China

Debt Equity Conversions and NPL Securitization in China »

Source: Debt Equity Conversions and NPL Securitization in China : Some Initial Considerations

Volume: 2016

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): James Daniel , Jose Garrido , and Marina Moretti

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 April 2016

ISBN: 9781513524153

Keywords: Asia and Pacific, Credit, bank lending, borrowing, bank, bank regulation, insolvency, liquidation, non-performing, loan

This note considers the role debt-equity conversions and NPL securitization can play in addressing excessive corporate debt in China, and the corresponding burden on banks of impaired assets. It finds that such tec...