Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Nina Budina , Andrea Schaechter , Anke Weber , and Tidiane Kinda
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 July 2012
Keywords: fiscal governance, budget balance, national fiscal rules, fiscal rule, Structure, Scope, and Performance of Government, National Deficit Surplus,
Strengthening fiscal frameworks, in particular fiscal rules, has emerged as a key response to the fiscal legacy of the crisis. This paper takes stock of fiscal rules in use around the world, compiles a dataset - co...