Public Sector Debt Statistics
Upon completion of the course, participants should be able to: Define gross and net debt and explain the basic concepts and accounting principles that apply to compilation of public sector debt statistics. Classify public sector debt positions according to the Public Sector Debt Statistics Guide classifications. Apply the general principles to classify an entity in the public sector and in relevant subsectors of the public sector, such as the general government and public corporations. Report to the IMF and the World Bank quarterly public sector debt statistics covering, at a minimum, the central government.
Tobias (Murto) Wickens