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Decentralization and Macroeconomic Management

by Teresa Ter-Minassian

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Fiscal Federalism in Theory and Practice

by Teresa Ter-Minassian

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

IMF Staff Country Reports

by Michael Deppler Teresa Ter-Minassian

Dated November 1999.

IMF Staff Country Reports

by International Monetary Fund Teresa Ter-Minassian

As required under Article IV of its Articles of Agreement, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) conducts periodic consultations with its member countries. This IMF Staff Report for the 2000 Article IV consultation with Germany concludes that the near-term outlook for the German economy is more favourable that it has been for many years, reflecting a markedly improved external environment, supportive monetary conditions, moderate wage settlements and a clearer direction in domestic policies. The risks to the near-term outlook - persistently high oil prices and a possible sharp appreciation to the Euro - are unlikely to derail the expansion.

IMF Staff Country Reports

by Teresa Ter-Minassian Anoop Singh

A report from the International Monetary Fund.

Making Fiscal Decentralization Work: Cross-Country Experiences

by Annalisa Fedelino Teresa Ter-Minassian

The question of what makes fiscal decentralization work is faced by many policymakers around the world. This book draws on both the relevant literature and policy and technical advice provided by the IMF to a wide range of member countries, and discusses the key factors that help make decentralization sustainable, efficient, and equitable from a macroeconomic perspective. It focuses on institutional reforms (in the revenue and expenditure assignments to different levels of government, the design of intergovernmental transfers, and public financial management systems) that are suited to different countries' circumstances, and their appropriate sequencing.

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