The New Russian Budget System : A Critical Assessment and Future Reform Agenda

Author/Editor:

Jack Diamond

Publication Date:

February 1, 2002

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This paper documents the main elements of the new budget system established in the Russian Federation through its revised budget system law, or the Budget Code, of 2000. It critically examines the budget preparation, budget approval, and budget execution processes, as well as the financial management and planning procedures that underlie the Budget Code. Based on this analysis, recent developments are discussed and a future reform agenda is indicated.

Series:

Working Paper No. 02/21

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

February 1, 2002

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451843927/1018-5941

Stock No:

WPIEA0212002

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

30

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