Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): David Hauner
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2007
Keywords: government expenditure, public sector efficiency, fiscal federalism, Russia, expenditure, public spending, public expenditure, health expenditure, health care,
This paper benchmarks the efficiency of public expenditure in the social sectors in the Russian Federation relative to other countries and among the country's regions. It finds that there is substantial room for ef...