A Strategy for IMF Engagement on Social Spending

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund. Fiscal Affairs Dept. ; International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department

Publication Date:

June 14, 2019

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

Interest in social spending issues has intensified over the last decade. This reflects concerns about rising inequality and the need to support vulnerable groups, especially in the aftermath of the global financial crisis. In line with this, the Fund has also increased its engagement on social spending issues. This paper outlines a strategy to guide IMF engagement on social spending issues going forward.

Series:

Policy Paper No. 19/016

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

June 14, 2019

ISBN/ISSN:

9781498318884/2663-3493

Stock No:

PPEA2019016

Price:

Free

Format:

Paper

Pages:

56

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