The Ghanaian Economy in 2012 – How Accurate was the Reported Fiscal Deficit? [Occasional Paper 08]
January 19, 2017
Fiscal Rigidities and their Effects in Ghana: What Should the Government do? [Occasional Paper 09]
March 24, 2017

No. 3: Fiscal Rigidities and their Effects in Ghana

Fiscal Rigidities and their Effects in Ghana

Many arguments are often advanced to justify the establishment of rigidities in the public budget. However, a number of studies have found that fiscal rigidities pose serious fiscal and macroeconomic challenges in various countries. This paper seeks to assess the extent of rigidity in Ghana’s budget, examine the effects of fiscal rigidities in Ghana, and propose recommendations for Government in the face of the challenges posed by fiscal rigidities.

Click here to read full report