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Fiscal Reforms in Low-Income Countries

Experience Under Imf-Supported Programs (Occasional Paper (International Monetary Fund), No. 160.)

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Published by International Monetary Fund .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International finance,
  • Public Finance,
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy),
  • Fiscal policy,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Structural adjustment (Economi,
  • Developing countries

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInternational Monetary Fund (Corporate Author), George T. Abed (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8601628M
    ISBN 101557757178
    ISBN 109781557757173

      The Covid pandemic is just one of the catastrophes leaving many low-income countries – and soon middle-income countries – unable to service foreign debts. reform . 2 THE COVID˜19 CRISIS AND FISCAL REFORM IN LOW˜INCOME COUNTRIES ditures in relation to GDP understates the seriousness of the fall in the ratio when GDP is contracting. As a result, the fall in revenue/expenditure per head could be significant. Figure 1. Revenue (% of GDP) in five countries, Data source: Fiscal Monitor (April

    ‘This short and well-written book provides both an excellent overview of taxation issues in Africa and a stimulating introduction to the political economy of policy reform in general. Both old hands and newcomers can learn much here.’ Richard Bird, University of Toronto (Emeritus) 'A very readable book about technical and complicated issues.'. The RISE programme is aligned with the government’s Covid crisis response, which aims to scale up spending on health and social protection while pursuing macro-fiscal reforms in the face of.

    According to U.N. estimates, low-income countries will have to increase their annual public spending by up to 30 percent of GDP to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), raising the question of whether they can do it all. This paper develops a new metric of fiscal space in low-income countries that accounts for macroeconomic.   The source of Italy’s long-term fiscal solvency is its two major pension reforms that have dramatically reduced its pension obligations. In addition, Italy has strong control of its health care.


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