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Public Finances in Latin America in the 1980's

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: May 1993
  • Page count: 96
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 92.II.G.10

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The 1980s in Latin America and the Caribbean was a complex scenario of stagnation, inflation and external vulnerability and fiscal imbalances. This publication studies the trends in public spending, fiscal revenues, extent of fiscal deficit and the financing of the public sector and the 'inflation tax'. A statistical annex on public expenditure, public investment, tax burden is also provided.