Republic of Lithuania; Selected Issues

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International Monetary Fund;
(2008)
  • Subject: Euro Area;Selected issues;Public finance;Fiscal sustainability;Inflation;Lithuania;public finances, tax effort, public debt, taxation, tax administration | Lithuania;health, health care, hospitals, workers, public health | Lithuania;tax rate, tax system, taxes, tax base, property tax | Credit expansion;Crisis prevention;Bank supervision;Banking systems;Financial systems;Financial sector;Selected issues;Pensions;Income taxes;Lithuania;Labor markets;Investment;Tax credits;Tax burdens;Tax reforms;securities, capital adequacy, capital adequacy ratio, banking system, subsidiaries | Selected issues;Prices;Lithuania;Inflation;international monetary fund, labor market, low inflation | Economic conditions;Selected issues;Lithuania;inflation, currency boards, macroeconomic performance, inflation dynamics, relative price | Lithuania;taxation, fiscal adjustment, tax rates, tax system, fiscal consolidation | Current account;Gross domestic product;Real effective exchange rates;Production;Selected issues;current account balance, current account deficit, exchange rate, real exchange

This Selected Issues paper reviews public expenditure in Lithuania with a view to identify areas for which deeper reforms may be warranted to improve spending efficiency and contain future spending pressures. The paper benchmarks spending levels and spending composition... View more
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