The Case for a Parliamentary Budget Office in Papua New Guinea

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Usman W. Chohan

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School; Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI); Centre for Aerospace & Security (CAS)

Date Written: September 27, 2016

Abstract

This discussion paper considers the budget process in Papua New Guinea, and finds that a Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) can help to address fiscal transparency and accountability issues in a timely manner, with particular emphasis on the management of extractive revenues and enhancing the level of participatory budgeting.

Keywords: Papua New Guinea, Parliamentary Budget Office, Fiscal Policy, Extractive Industries, Budgeting, Accountability

Suggested Citation

Chohan, Usman W., The Case for a Parliamentary Budget Office in Papua New Guinea (September 27, 2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2992704 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2992704

Usman W. Chohan (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales (UNSW), UNSW Business School ( email )

Sydney, New South Wales
Australia

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) ( email )

Islamabad
Pakistan

Centre for Aerospace & Security (CAS) ( email )

Rawalpindi
Pakistan

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