Government at Risk

Contingent Liabilities and Fiscal Risk (World Bank Publication)
  • 550 Pages
  • 0.33 MB
  • English

Oxford University Press
Economics, POLITICS & GOVERNMENT, Public Credit, Business & Economics, Politics - Current Events, Politics / Current Events, Business/Economics, Economics - General, General, Public Fi
ContributionsHana Polackova Brixi (Editor), Allen Schick (Editor), Sweder Van Wijnbergen (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9394994M
ISBN 100195216105
ISBN 139780195216103

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government debt and securities are given a risk weight of 0%, while residential mortgages not guaranteed by the U.S. government are weighted anywhere from 35 to %. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Dealing with government fiscal risk: an overview / Hana Polackova Brixi, Ashoka Mody --Accounting and financial accountability to capture risk / Murray Petrie --Budgeting for fiscal risk / Allen Schick --Institutional and analytical framework for.

Government risk is an investment term used to collectively describe the impact of prospective changes in legislation, policies of the executive branch within existing legislation, and corruption.

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