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Government for the People

Government for the People »

Source: Government for the People : On the Determinants of the Size of U.S. Government

Volume/Issue: 2007/289

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tamim Bayoumi , and Fernando M. Gonçalves

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

ISBN: 9781451868524

Keywords: Government size, Demographic structure, government spending, federal government, government revenue, defense spending, tax system,

Trends in the size of U.S. government are examined. In the postwar period, general government primary spending rose by 1/4 percent of GDP a year through 1975, stabilizing thereafter. With higher social transfers of...

I Overview

I Overview »

Source: Stabilization and Savings Funds for Nonrenewable Resources

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rolando Ossowski , Steven Barnett , James Daniel , and Jeffrey Davis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2001

ISBN: 9781589060197

A country with large exhaustible resources such as oil can benefit substantially from them, but the revenues from exploiting these resources can pose challenges. Fiscal policymakers need to decide how expend...

II Nonrenewable Resource Revenues: Policy Implications

II Nonrenewable Resource Revenues: Policy Implications »

Source: Stabilization and Savings Funds for Nonrenewable Resources

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rolando Ossowski , Steven Barnett , James Daniel , and Jeffrey Davis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2001

ISBN: 9781589060197

A country with large fiscal revenues derived from exploiting a nonrenewable resource such as oil typically faces two main problems—that the revenue stream is uncertain and volatile, and that it will eventual...

III Funds and Their Rationale

III Funds and Their Rationale »

Source: Stabilization and Savings Funds for Nonrenewable Resources

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rolando Ossowski , Steven Barnett , James Daniel , and Jeffrey Davis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2001

ISBN: 9781589060197

Some countries have considered, or turned to, the use of NRFs to address some of the issues discussed above, such as the short-run stabilization and long-run saving challenges posed by nonrenewable resource...

Nigeria
			: 2004 Semi-Annual Staff Report Under Intensified Surveillance

Nigeria : 2004 Semi-Annual Staff Report Under Intensified Surveillance »

Volume/Issue: 2005/37

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451828955.002

ISBN: 9781451828955

Keywords: federal government, ministry of finance, government budget, federal government budget, national assembly

This paper reviews the 2004 Semiannual IMF Staff Report Under Intensified Surveillance for Nigeria. Overall economic performance in the first half of 2004 was commendable. The implementation of sound macroeconomic...

Revenue Administration
			: Autonomy in Tax Administration and the Revenue Authority Model

Revenue Administration : Autonomy in Tax Administration and the Revenue Authority Model »

Volume: 10

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): William Joseph Crandall

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781462353569.005

ISBN: 9781462353569

Keywords: Revenue administration, Governance, Tax administration, Revenue Authority, autonomy, public administration, civil service, budget management, ministry of finance,

This technical note focuses on the concept of autonomy and describes why it is important in public administration. There has been a tendency for governments to increase the autonomy of their departments and agencie...

Government for the People
			: On the Determinants of the Size of U.S. Government

Government for the People : On the Determinants of the Size of U.S. Government »

Volume/Issue: 2007/289

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Tamim Bayoumi , and Fernando M. Gonçalves

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451868524.001

ISBN: 9781451868524

Keywords: Government size, Demographic structure, government spending, federal government, government revenue, defense spending, tax system,

Trends in the size of U.S. government are examined. In the postwar period, general government primary spending rose by 1/4 percent of GDP a year through 1975, stabilizing thereafter. With higher social transfers of...

IV Operational Aspects of Funds

IV Operational Aspects of Funds »

Source: Stabilization and Savings Funds for Nonrenewable Resources

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Rolando Ossowski , Steven Barnett , James Daniel , and Jeffrey Davis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 April 2001

ISBN: 9781589060197

The establishment of an NRF requires decisions about its integration within the fiscal framework and its asset-management strategy. Governance, transparency, and accountability issues also need to be address...

Nigeria

Nigeria »

Source: Nigeria : 2004 Semi-Annual Staff Report Under Intensified Surveillance

Volume/Issue: 2005/37

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 February 2005

ISBN: 9781451828955

Keywords: federal government, ministry of finance, government budget, federal government budget, national assembly

This paper reviews the 2004 Semiannual IMF Staff Report Under Intensified Surveillance for Nigeria. Overall economic performance in the first half of 2004 was commendable. The implementation of sound macroeconomic...

Revenue Administration

Revenue Administration »

Source: Revenue Administration : Autonomy in Tax Administration and the Revenue Authority Model

Volume: 2010

Series: Technical Notes and Manuals

Author(s): William Joseph Crandall

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2010

ISBN: 9781462353569

Keywords: Revenue administration, Governance, Tax administration, Revenue Authority, autonomy, public administration, civil service, budget management, ministry of finance,

This technical note focuses on the concept of autonomy and describes why it is important in public administration. There has been a tendency for governments to increase the autonomy of their departments and agencie...