Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers
Author(s): Klaus-Walter Riechel
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2002
Keywords: Budgeting, Fiscal policy, Public financial management, Public finance, Pacific Island Countries, budget systems, small country issues, financial management, budget, output budgeting
The paper discusses reform in public financial management in small, resource-constrained economies such as the Pacific island countries (PICs). It describes the efforts undertaken by PICs in the past and assesses t...