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Trinidad and Tobago: the energy boom and proposals for a sustainable fiscal policy

Delia Velculescu

Trinidad and Tobago: the energy boom and proposals for a sustainable fiscal policy

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Published in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiscal policy -- Trinidad and Tobago.,
  • Natural gas -- Trinidad and Tobago.,
  • Petroleum -- Trinidad and Tobago.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Delia Velculescu and Saqib Rizavi.
    SeriesIMF working paper -- WP/05/197
    ContributionsRizavi, Saqib., International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. ;
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20876133M

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Trinidad and Tobago: The Energy Boom and Proposals for a Sustainable Fiscal Policy Prepared by Delia Velculescu and Saqib Rizavi1 Authorized for distribution by Antônio Furtado October Abstract This Working Paper should not be reported as representing Trinidad and Tobago: the energy boom and proposals for a sustainable fiscal policy book views of the IMF.

Trinidad and Tobago is experiencing an energy boom stronger than the ones in s and s. The main fiscal policy challenge is to ensure that the increased revenues from the ultimately exhaustible resources are used in a way that protects the competitiveness of the nonenergy sector, builds assets to ensure intergenerational equity, and provides a cushion for stabilization.

Trinidad and Tobago is experiencing an energy boom stronger than the ones in s and s. The main fiscal policy challenge is to ensure that the increased revenues from the ultimately exhaustible resources are used in a way that protects the competitiveness of the nonenergy sector, builds assets to ensure intergenerational equity, and provides a cushion for stabilization.

Trinidad and Tobago is experiencing an energy boom stronger than the ones in s and s. The main fiscal policy challenge is to ensure that the increased revenues from the ultimately exhaustible resources are used in a way that protects the competitiveness of the nonenergy sector, builds assets to ensure intergenerational equity, and provides a cushion for by: Trinidad and Tobago: the Energy Boom and Proposals for a Sustainable Fiscal Policy.

[International Monetary Fund,] -- AnnotationTrinidad and Tobago is experiencing an energy boom stronger than the ones in s and s. the main fiscal policy challenge is to ensure that the increased revenues from the.

Western Hemisphere Department,] -- Trinidad and Tobago is experiencing an energy boom stronger than the ones in s and s. The main fiscal policy challenge is to ensure that the increased revenues from the ultimately exhaustible. Trinidad and tobago; The Energy Boom and Proposals for a Sustainable Fiscal Policy IMF Working Papers, International Monetary Fund View citations (5) Journal Articles Consumption habits in an overlapping-generations model Economics Letters, Trinidad and Tobago: the energy boom and proposals for a sustainable fiscal policy book,(2), View citations (1) Intergenerational Habits, Fiscal Policy, and Welfare.

medium-term fiscal planning have succeeded in containing expenditures at sustainable levels. This growth-inducing environment is facilitating the achievement of macro-economic stability and confidence in the local economy - a key condition for ensuring that the recovery takes hold in the non-energy sector.

Trinidad and Tobago: The Energy Boom and Proposals for a Sustainable Fiscal Policy. Article. Full-text available. Nov ; Intergenerational Habits, Fiscal Policy, and Welfare. Trinidad and Tobago is the only net exporter of fossil fuels, while all other Caribbean countries are net oil importers.

Overall, more than half of the energy capacity of 10 of 13 Caribbean nations comes from diesel or oil; only Belize (hydro-electric), Suriname (hydro-electric), and Trinidad and Tobago (natural gas) generate a majority of.

"Fiscal Sustainability in Heavily Indebted Countries Dependenton Nonrenewable Resources; The Case of Gabon," IMF Working Papers 04/30, International Monetary Fund. International Monetary Trinidad and Tobago: the energy boom and proposals for a sustainable fiscal policy book, "Trinidad and tobago; The Energy Boom and Proposals for a Sustainable Fiscal Policy," IMF Working Papers 05/, International Monetary Fund.

Saqib S Rizavi. American University Trinidad and Tobago: The Energy Boom and Proposals for a Sustainable Fiscal Policy Nov ; Fiscal Sustainability and Policy Issues in the Eastern.

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