Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Eric Mottu , and Ehtisham Ahmad
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 November 2002
Keywords: Oil revenue, tax assignment, revenue sharing, oil-producing countries, Russia, subnational governments, fiscal federalism, decentralization, taxation, Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation: Government Policy,
Based on country experiences, the paper assesses policy options to assign oil revenues to subnational governments (SNGs). The literature recommends that oil revenues be centralized. Given political economy consider...