Fiscal Sustainability (FS)

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe why fiscal sustainability is central to macroeconomic stability and sustainable growth.
  • Apply effective concepts, definitions, and techniques for analyzing fiscal sustainability.
  • Identify fiscal vulnerabilities, distinguishing between near-term and long-term risks.
  • Analyze crises and fiscal adjustment cases.
  • Differentiate between various debt sustainability analysis (DSA) frameworks.

Prepare a brief DSA for either a country with access to financial markets or a low-income country