Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Erwin Tiongson , Hamid Davoodi , and Sawitree Asawanuchit
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2003
Keywords: benefit incidence, public spending on education and health, targeting, progressivity, health spending, health care, public spending, incidence of public spending, National Government Expenditures and Health, National Government Expenditures and Education,
This paper provides a primer on benefit incidence analysis (BIA) for macroeconomists and a new data set on the benefit incidence of education and health spending covering 56 countries over 1960-2000, representing a...