Volume 8 2013

State Government Budget Stabilization

Policy, Tools, and Impacts

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6060-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-6061-9 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Pages 1-11

    Introduction and Overview

  3. From Economic Stabilization to Budget Stabilization: Theory and Tools

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-14

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      Pages 15-30

      From Economic Stabilization to Budget Stabilization

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      Pages 31-73

      Subnational Government Tools for Budget Stabilization

  4. Boom-Year Savings and Effects in Bust Years

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-76

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      Pages 77-97

      Patterns of State Savings with Budget Stabilization Funds and General Fund Surplus

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      Pages 99-117

      Budget Stabilization Fund in Interaction with Balanced Budget Requirements

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      Pages 119-149

      Effects of Boom-Year Savings Across Three Types of State Expenditures

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      Pages 151-169

      Effects of Boom-Year Savings on Bust-Year Budgetary Actions

  5. Implications for Budgeting and Financial Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 171-172

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      Pages 173-190

      Countercyclical Fiscal Policy and Multiyear Perspective on Budgeting

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      Pages 191-216

      Boom-Year Savings and Budgetary Forecasting

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      Pages 217-272

      Debt as a Countercyclical Fiscal Tool

  6. Retrospect and Prospect on Budget Stabilization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 273-273

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      Pages 275-300

      A Framework for Fiscal Policy Coordination and Economic Stability: Countercyclical Transfer for Infrastructure

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      Pages 301-310

      Prospects for Budget Stabilization by Subnational Governments

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 311-355