Rules-Based Fiscal Policy in Emerging Markets : Background, Analysis, and Prospects

Author/Editor:

George Kopits

Publication Date:

December 1, 2004

Summary:

Inspired by the experience of some advanced economies and to enhance creditworthiness, recently a number of emerging market economies adopted rules limiting government deficits, expenditures, or indebtedness. This volume consists of 15 chapters—written by distinguished policy analysts and academics—that focus on the potential usefulness of fiscal rules for these economies, and highlight their brief experience with rules.

Series:

Seminar Volumes

English

Publication Date:

December 1, 2004

ISBN/ISSN:

9781403920850/

Stock No:

RBFPEA

Format:

Paper

Pages:

300

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