Published July 1997
by Centre for Economic Policy Research .
Written in English
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Innovative Fiscal Policy and Economic Development in Transition Economies (Routledge Studies in the Modern World Economy) 1st Edition by Aleksandr V. Gevorkyan (Author). Fiscal Policy during the Transition in Fiscal Policy during the Transition in Eastern Europe. Roger H. Gordon. Share. Twitter Book: The Transition in Eastern Europe, Volume 2, Restructuring. Book editors: Olivier Blanchard, Kenneth Froot & Jeffrey Sachs. PUBLISHER: University of Chicago Press. Download Purchase Book. The present volume examines taxation and public finance in transition and developing economies. It is divided into three parts. Part 1 consists of four general studies on various aspects of tax compliance, corruption, budget efficiency and fiscal policy. Part 2 includes nine comparative studies of various aspects of public finance. The authors argue that the challenge today for fiscal policy in these countries is to facilitate the transition—particularly in reallocating resources from large state-owned enterprises to new small and medium-size firms, and providing priority public services and targeted transfers to assist those adversely affected by transition and reverse the deterioration in social outcomes.
The fiscal policy of a government has a direct influence on that country's economy. The government is involved in fiscal policy any time that it makes payments, purchases goods and services, or even collects taxes. Any change in the government's fiscal policy affects the economy as well as individuals. Managing fiscal policy—the revenues and spending of an individual nation—is among the most challenging tasks facing governments. Wealthy countries are constrained by complex regulation and taxation policies, while developing nations often face high inflation and trade taxes. In this volume, esteemed economists Takatoshi Ito and Andrew K. Rose, along with other leading experts, examine . • Fiscal policy is focused on containing the budget deficit and slowing the pace of debt accumulation to maintain spending programmes and promote confidence in the economy. • The Budget tax proposals will raise R28 billion in additional revenue in / Get this from a library! Fiscal policies in economies in transition. [Vito Tanzi; International Monetary Fund,;] -- The collapse of central economic planning in many countries and the breakup of the Soviet Union have put into disarray systems of government revenues and .
This book explores the problems of fiscal policy as an instrument of ecomic and social development in the modern environment, primarily focusing on the transition ecomies of Eastern Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia. Issues During the Transition in Russia Since , the Russian Federation has moved away from a command economy and has laid the foundation of a market-based system. This paper examines some of the key fiscal policy issues that arose in , the period following the onset of economic liberalization and reform. measuring the degree of policy cyclicality from two separate fiscal and monetary policy reaction functions (from a Taylor rule), the authors show that in a majority of EMEs both fiscal and monetary policies were used to smooth output volatility during Fiscal policy, measures employed by governments to stabilize the economy, specifically by manipulating the levels and allocations of taxes and government expenditures. Fiscal measures are frequently used in tandem with monetary policy to achieve certain goals. Learn more about fiscal policy in this article.