Modeling Appropriate Fiscal Targets and Optimal Consolidation Paths for Resource-Rich Countries : The Case of Suriname »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Daniel Kanda , and Mario Mansilla
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 10 July 2014
Keywords: Natural Resource Wealth, Optimal Fiscal Consolidation, Fiscal Targets, mineral, fiscal consolidation, fiscal position, fiscal tightening, Forecasts of Budgets, Deficits, and Debt
This paper first attempts to quantify the natural resource wealth of Suriname from the perspective of its impact on the fiscal position, and then assesses the fiscal sustainability gap in that context. It then pres...