Series: Policy Papers
Author(s): International Monetary Fund
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 26 February 2010
Keywords: Cross country analysis, Data collection, Data quality assessment framework, Executive Board decisions, Financial crisis, Fiscal analysis, Global Financial Crisis 2008-2009, Government finance statistics, Government Finance Statistics Manual, Lapse of time approval
This paper seeks Board approval of a phased migration strategy for implementing the GFSM 2001 as the standard for Fund fiscal data. The financial crisis has underscored the need for better and more comparable fisca...