Participants in this course will achieve the following objectives:
Who Should attend?
THE BUDGET PREPARATION PROCESS
ü Incremental budgeting
ü “Open-ended” processes
ü “Dual budgeting”
ü Importance of a macroeconomic framework
ü Fiscal targets and indicators
ü Preparation of a macroeconomic framework
ü Making the macroeconomic projections public
ü Binding fiscal targets?
ü Importance of policy formulation
ü The policy-budget link
ü Reaching out: The importance of listening
ü A sub-ceiling for capital expenditure?
ü Efficiency “dividends”
THE BUDGET REPORTING PROCESS