Search Results

You are looking at 1 - 10 of 74 items :

  • Keyword: fiscal x
Clear All Modify Search
Promoting Fiscal Discipline

Promoting Fiscal Discipline »

Series: Books

Author(s): Manmohan Kumar , and Teresa Ter-Minassian

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 October 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589066090.071

ISBN: 9781589066090

Keywords: fiscal policy, expenditure, fiscal performance, fiscal rules, fiscal discipline

Fiscal discipline is essential to improve and sustain economic performance, maintain macroeconomic stability, and reduce vulnerabilities. Discipline is especially important if countries, industrial as well as devel...

The IMF and The Poor

The IMF and The Poor »

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): Calvin McDonald , Benedict Clements , and Christian Schiller

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 02 September 1998

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557757456.054

ISBN: 9781557757456

Keywords: expenditures, public expenditures, expenditure, fiscal policy, social expenditures

The IMF is increasingly emphasizing "high-quality growth" - that is, growth that is sustainable, that is accompanied by appropriate domestic and external balances, that respects the environment, and that is aided b...

Le FMI et la pauvreté
			: Département des finances publiques

Le FMI et la pauvreté : Département des finances publiques »

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 January 1999

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557757852.054

ISBN: 9781557757852

Keywords: expenditures, public expenditures, expenditure, fiscal policy, social expenditures, military expenditures, capital expenditures, public expenditure, total expenditures, health expenditures

The IMF is increasingly emphasizing "high-quality growth" - that is, growth that is sustainable, that is accompanied by appropriate domestic and external balances, that respects the environment, and that is aided b...

L'allégement de la dette peut-il doper la croissance des pauvres?

L'allégement de la dette peut-il doper la croissance des pauvres? »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Toan Nguyen , Benedict Clements , and Rina Bhattacharya

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 30 August 2005

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589064645.051

ISBN: 9781589064645

Keywords: debt service, external debt, debt relief, foreign debt, budget deficits, public debt, debt overhang, stock of debt, debt-service, debt burdens

The Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative, launched in 1999 by the IMF and the World Bank, was the first coordinated effort by the international financial community to reduce the foreign debt of the wor...

The Fiscal Dimensions of Adjustment in Low-Income Countries

The Fiscal Dimensions of Adjustment in Low-Income Countries »

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Sanjeev Gupta , Claire Liuksila , Henri Lorie , Walter Mahler , and Karim Nashashibi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 June 1992

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781557752291.084

ISBN: 9781557752291

Keywords: Budgetary reforms, Government expenditures, Structural adjustment, Tax administration, Tax reforms, Taxation, expenditure, fiscal adjustment, capital expenditure, tax revenue

A strengthened fiscal position is at the core of most economic adjustment programs supported by IMF lending, especially for the poorer countries that draw on the IMF's structural adjustment facilities. This paper r...

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka »

Source: Sri Lanka : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes: Fiscal Transparency Module-Update

Volume/Issue: 2005/251

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 July 2005

ISBN: 9781451823554

Keywords: budget estimates, contingent liabilities, fiscal management, quasi-fiscal activities

This report on Sri Lanka's Observance of Standards and Codes highlights the fiscal transparency module. The 2003 Fiscal Management Act has improved the transparency of government fiscal policy. There has been littl...

Sri Lanka: Ex Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement

Sri Lanka: Ex Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement »

Source: Sri Lanka : Ex Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement

Volume/Issue: 2014/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498377256

Keywords: tax revenues, tax reform, debt service, fiscal adjustment, fiscal deficit

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Sri Lanka's 2009 Stand-By Arrangement was initiated at the onset of the global financial crisis. It also coincided with the ending of the country's decades-old civil conflict. This unusual combi...

IMF Executive Board Concludes Ex-Post Assessment of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement and First Post-Program Monitoring Discussion with Sri Lanka

IMF Executive Board Concludes Ex-Post Assessment of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement and First Post-Program Monitoring Discussion with Sri Lanka »

Source: Sri Lanka : Ex Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement

Volume/Issue: 2014/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498377256

Keywords: tax revenues, tax reform, debt service, fiscal adjustment, fiscal deficit

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Sri Lanka's 2009 Stand-By Arrangement was initiated at the onset of the global financial crisis. It also coincided with the ending of the country's decades-old civil conflict. This unusual combi...

Statement by Rakesh Mohan, Executive Director for Sri Lanka and K.D. Ranasinghe, Alternate Executive Director, November 27, 2013

Statement by Rakesh Mohan, Executive Director for Sri Lanka and K.D. Ranasinghe, Alternate Executive Director, November 27, 2013 »

Source: Sri Lanka : Ex Post Evaluation of Exceptional Access Under the 2009 Stand-By Arrangement

Volume/Issue: 2014/290

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498377256

Keywords: tax revenues, tax reform, debt service, fiscal adjustment, fiscal deficit

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Sri Lanka's 2009 Stand-By Arrangement was initiated at the onset of the global financial crisis. It also coincided with the ending of the country's decades-old civil conflict. This unusual combi...

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka »

Source: Sri Lanka : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes-Fiscal Transparency Module

Volume/Issue: 2002/233

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 October 2002

ISBN: 9781451823523

Keywords: fiscal transparency, fiscal activities, public finance, budgetary funds, budget process

This report evaluates the Observance of Standards and Codes on Fiscal Transparency for Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka has achieved a substantial degree of fiscal transparency in several important areas, including the legal a...