Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 37 items :

  • Keyword: debts x
  • Fiscal Monitor x
Clear All Modify Search
Fiscal Monitor, April 2011
			: Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment »

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616351403.089

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

With increasing fiscal challenges in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, multilateral surveillance of fiscal developments, a key part of the IMF's surveillance responsibilities, has gained further importa...

Fiscal Monitor, September 2011
			: Addressing Fiscal Challenges to Reduce Economic Risks

Fiscal Monitor, September 2011 : Addressing Fiscal Challenges to Reduce Economic Risks »

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 September 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616352103.089

ISBN: 9781616352103

Keywords: debt, public debt, interest, deficits

Despite progress in addressing key fiscal weaknesses in many countries, significant policy challenges remain in advanced, emerging, and low-income economies, and must be faced in an environment where downside risks...

Fiscal Monitor, April 2012
			: Balancing Fiscal Policy Risks

Fiscal Monitor, April 2012 : Balancing Fiscal Policy Risks »

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 April 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616352486.089

ISBN: 9781616352486

Keywords: fiscal policy, central bank, public debt, fiscal adjustment

Overall, fiscal risks remain elevated, according to this issue, although there are signs that in some key respects they are less acute than six months ago. Past efforts with fiscal consolidation are beginning to be...

APPENDIX 1 Tacklinǵ the Challenǵe of Health Care Reform in Advanced Economies

APPENDIX 1 Tacklinǵ the Challenǵe of Health Care Reform in Advanced Economies »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

This appendix (drawing from IMF, 2010a) discusses approaches to contain “excess cost growth”: the rise in public health spending over GDP in excess of what is due to population agin...

Appendix 2 Fiscal Transparency Under Pressure

Appendix 2 Fiscal Transparency Under Pressure »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

As governments seek to cut their debts and deficits in coming years, they may be tempted to supplement genuine fiscal adjustment with accounting stratagems. This happened during ear...

Appendix 3 Assessinǵ Fiscal Sustainability Risks: Derivinǵ a Fiscal Sustainability Risk Map

Appendix 3 Assessinǵ Fiscal Sustainability Risks: Derivinǵ a Fiscal Sustainability Risk Map »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

Assessing a country’s susceptibility to fiscal sustainability risks requires tracking a number of internal and external factors. The methodology elaborated in this appendix presents...

Appendix 4 What Failed and What Worked in Past Attempts at Fiscal Adjustment

Appendix 4 What Failed and What Worked in Past Attempts at Fiscal Adjustment »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

A systematic and comprehensive analysis of past adjustment plans and their outcomes provides useful insights for fiscal consolidation going forward: although today’s circumstances m...

Appendix 5 Containing Tax Expenditures

Appendix 5 Containing Tax Expenditures »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

Rolling back tax expenditures can make a critical contribution to meeting the needs for fiscal consolidation in many countries while also improving the efficiency and fairness of th...

Appendices

Appendices »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

...

Chapter 1 Fiscal Deficits and Debts: Developments and Outlook

Chapter 1 Fiscal Deficits and Debts: Developments and Outlook »

Source: Fiscal Monitor, April 2011 : Shifting Gears - Tackling Challenges on the Road to Fiscal Adjustment

Series: Fiscal Monitor

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 April 2011

ISBN: 9781616351403

Keywords: debt, tax, emerging economies, interest, advanced economies

At a Glance Fiscal deficits started to decline across all income groups in 2010, although mostly as a result of the improved macroeconomic environment. In 2011, fisca...