Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Samya Beidas-Strom
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 14 February 2017
Keywords: Public services, Expenditure efficiency, Public sector, United Kingdom, Health care, Government expenditures, Europe, Education, public sector efficiency or producivity, sub-regional fiscal federalism
This paper estimates public sector service efficiency in England at the sub-regional level, studying changes post crisis during the large fiscal consolidation effort. It finds that despite the overall spending cut...