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Capítulo 6. Encontrar los costos de los servicios públicos: el caso del Estado de São Paulo en la implementación de un sistema de costos

Capítulo 6. Encontrar los costos de los servicios públicos: el caso del Estado de São Paulo en la implementación de un sistema de costos »

Source: Gestión financiera pública en América Latina : La clave de la eficiencia y la transparencia

Series: Books

Publisher: Inter-American Development Bank

Publication Date: 19 January 2016

Language: Spanish

ISBN: 9781597822244

Keywords: Public financial management, Latin America, contabilidad, costo, presupuestos, compras, deuda, gestión financiera pública, América Latina

Introducción La contabilidad y el análisis de costos son importantes para mejorar la elaboración del presupuesto, la evaluación del desempeño y la toma de decisiones en materia de as...

Taxation in Latin America

Taxation in Latin America »

Source: Taxation in Latin America : Structural Trends and Impact of Administration

Volume/Issue: 1999/19

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Parthasarathi Shome

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 1999

ISBN: 9781451843729

Keywords: Latin America, taxation trends, tax administration, tax structure, taxation, personal income tax

From the mid-1980s to early 1990s, Latin American tax policy provided rich lessons for other reforming countries. Meaningful innovations led also to perceptible revenue gains. Later in the 1990s, tax policies began...

Legal Central Bank Independence and Inflation in Latin America During the 1990s

Legal Central Bank Independence and Inflation in Latin America During the 1990s »

Source: Legal Central Bank Independence and Inflation in Latin America During the 1990s

Volume/Issue: 2001/212

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luis Jácome

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 December 2001

ISBN: 9781451874891

Keywords: Central bank independence, Latin American countries, central bank, monetary fund, Independence,

This paper reviews central banks’ legal reform in Latin America during the 1990s and discusses the status of central bank independence in the region. Based on this information, it builds a simplified index o...

Saving in Southeast Asia and Latin America Compared

Saving in Southeast Asia and Latin America Compared »

Source: Saving in Southeast Asia and Latin America Compared : Searching for Policy Lessons

Volume/Issue: 1997/110

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Christian Thimann , and Anuradha Dayal-Gulati

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1997

ISBN: 9781451853308

Keywords: Saving, Southeast Asia, Latin America, private saving, pension, dependency ratio, retirement, funded pension

This paper examines empirical determinants of private saving for a sample of economies in Southeast Asia and Latin America over the period 1975–95. It uses panel estimations to establish relationships betwee...

A License to Issue (Anywhere)

A License to Issue (Anywhere) »

Source: A License to Issue (Anywhere) : Patterns and Drivers of Corporate Bonds in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2017/157

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Svetlana Vtyurina , Adrian Robles , and Bennett Sutton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 July 2017

ISBN: 9781484305911

Keywords: Latin America, capital structure, firm-level, LA-6, corporate bond markets, Institutions and the Macroeconomy, General

This paper overviews patterns in bond issuance in local and external markets by firms in six large Latin American countries. Data suggest that despite rising issuance, local markets remain small and shallow in seve...

Highways to Heaven

Highways to Heaven »

Source: Highways to Heaven : Infrastructure Determinants and Trends in Latin America and the Caribbean

Volume/Issue: 2016/185

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Valerie Cerra , Alfredo Cuevas , Carlos Góes , Izabela Karpowicz , Troy Matheson , Issouf Samaké , and Svetlana Vtyurina

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 2016

ISBN: 9781475536744

Keywords: Latin America and the Caribbean, infrastructure, public investment, investment efficiency, public-private partnerships.

Inadequate infrastructure has been widely viewed as a principal barrier to growth and development in Latin America and the Caribbean. This paper provides a comprehensive overview of infrastructure in the region and...

Energy Subsidies in Latin America and the Caribbean

Energy Subsidies in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Source: Energy Subsidies in Latin America and the Caribbean : Stocktaking and Policy Challenges

Volume/Issue: 2015/30

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gabriel Di Bella , Lawrence Norton , Joseph Ntamatungiro , Sumiko Ogawa , Issouf Samaké , and Marika Santoro

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 February 2015

ISBN: 9781484365366

Keywords: Energy Subsidies, Latin America and the Caribbean, energy, electricity, prices, fuel, oil, General,

The oil price decline creates an opportunity to dismantle energy subsidies, which escalated with high oil prices. This paper assesses energy subsidies in Latin America and the Caribbean-about 1.8 percent of GDP in...

Benefits of Global and Regional Financial Integration in Latin America

Benefits of Global and Regional Financial Integration in Latin America »

Source: Benefits of Global and Regional Financial Integration in Latin America

Volume/Issue: 2017/1

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Luc Eyraud , Diva Singh , and Bennett Sutton

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 January 2017

ISBN: 9781475568684

Keywords: Latin America, Financial integration, International financial markets, Growth, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration

The timing is ripe to pursue greater regional financial integration in Latin America given the withdrawal of some global banks from the region and the weakening of growth prospects. Important initiatives are ongoin...

The Impact of Natural Resource Discoveries in Latin America and the Caribbean

The Impact of Natural Resource Discoveries in Latin America and the Caribbean »

Source: The Impact of Natural Resource Discoveries in Latin America and the Caribbean : A Closer Look at the Case of Bolivia

Volume/Issue: 2017/27

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Frederik Toscani

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 February 2017

ISBN: 9781475577570

Keywords: Natural resources, Bolivia, Latin America, Caribbean, Oil, Natural gas, Natural Resources, Discoveries, Economic Growth, Poverty

This paper studies the impact of natural resource extraction in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) from a number of angles. First, we exploit a novel dataset on the universe of giant oil and gas discoveries in t...

Fiscal Effects of the 1993 Colombian Pension Reform

Fiscal Effects of the 1993 Colombian Pension Reform »

Source: Fiscal Effects of the 1993 Colombian Pension Reform

Volume/Issue: 1998/158

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Sergio Clavijo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1998

ISBN: 9781451857559

Keywords: Pension Funds, Latin America, pension, pension system, pension liabilities, retirement, benefits

This study examines the fiscal impact of the pension reform adopted in Colombia in 1993, which established a fully funded, privately administered pension system alongside the existing pay-as-you-go state scheme. Th...