Republic of Poland : Selected Issues

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

May 11, 2000

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This Selected Issues paper analyzes the use of fiscal rules in Poland and also suggests improvements. The study reviews the income tax reforms, developments in the polish tax system, and discusses the need and scope for public expenditure reform, employment, and the role of reforms of labor market institutions in reducing the unemployment rate. The paper highlights the trend in the saving-investment balance, the major determinants of private saving, and presents the results of a simple econometric analysis based on a panel dataset of selected transition economies.

Series:

Country Report No. 00/60

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

May 11, 2000

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451831887/1934-7685

Stock No:

1POLEA0022000

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

110

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