Series: Fiscal Affairs Department How-To Notes
Author(s): Richard Allen , and Miguel Alves
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 23 November 2016
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...