Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Elisabeth Paul , and Era Dabla-Norris
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2006
Keywords: incentives, wages, budget constraint, wage, fiscal transparency, fiscal management,
This paper analyzes the pervasiveness and persistence of rent seeking, misgovernance, and public sector inefficiency in many developing and transition economies. We formalize evidence from country experiences and e...