Victoria's New Parliamentary Budget Office: Fiscal Context and Technical Prospects

7 Pages Posted: 29 Jun 2017

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Usman W. Chohan

UNSW Business School; Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI); Centre for Aerospace & Security Studies (CASS)

Date Written: June 1, 2017

Abstract

This discussion paper examines the new Parliamentary Budget Office being created in Victoria, Australia, with a view to highlighting the fiscal and technical aspects of the prospective institution. The paper finds that the design of the institution is line with best practices and is highly pertinent to the Victorian fiscal context.

Keywords: Victoria, Parliamentary Budget Office, Subnational Budgeting, Fiscal Policy, Oversight, Accountability

Suggested Citation

Chohan, Usman W., Victoria's New Parliamentary Budget Office: Fiscal Context and Technical Prospects (June 1, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2993521 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2993521

Usman W. Chohan (Contact Author)

UNSW Business School ( email )

UNSW Business School
High St
Sydney, NSW 2052
Australia

Critical Blockchain Research Initiative (CBRI) ( email )

Centre for Aerospace & Security Studies (CASS) ( email )

Rawalpindi
Pakistan

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