Fiscal Evasion in State Budgeting
25 Pages Posted: 6 Sep 2018
Date Written: July 2010
This paper establishes a basic definitional framework that can be used to assess long-running fiscal practices in the states against a standard of fiscal prudence. The aim is to further refine this framework to capture the drivers of the states’ long-running fiscal problems and to offer recommendations for reform.
Keywords: state budgets, government accounting, debt, pensions
JEL Classification: H2, H7
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