Improving fiscal transparency to raise government efficiency and reduce corruption vulnerabilities in central, eastern, and southeastern Europe: insights for Europe

Departmental paper No. 20/06

Corporate Author:
International Monetary Fund European Department
Bernardin Akitoby

This departmental paper investigates how countries in Central, Eastern, andSoutheastern Europe (CESEE) can improve fiscal transparency, thereby raising government efficiency and reducing corruption vulnerabilities. Researchhas shown that fiscal transparency is critical to effective fiscal managementand accountability, which in turn reduces opportunities for corruption andraises the political costs of unsustainable policies. In recent years, lack of fiscaltransparency has contributed to periods of macroeconomic stress and sovereign debt crises in European countries

Extent viii, 55p. ISBN 9781513532837
Size N/A Price £19.95
Format Paperback Published 30 May 2020
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