Fiscal Sustainability in Heavily Indebted Countries Dependenton Nonrenewable Resources : The Case of Gabon »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Joseph Ntamatungiro
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2004
Keywords: savings fund, intergenerational equity, public debt, debt reduction, government revenue, Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement, National Deficit Surplus
This paper proposes a framework for assessing fiscal sustainability in heavily indebted countries dependent on exhaustible resources, with reference to Gabon. It finds that fiscal sustainability could be achieved b...