Civil service reform: strengthening World Bank and IMF by World Bank, International Monetary Fund

By World Bank, International Monetary Fund

In September 2001, employees from the area financial institution and the foreign financial Fund met with the target of strengthening collaboration among the 2 firms in tasks of civil provider reform. This bolstered collaboration may have key advantages in making sure consistency among the conflicting targets of the 2 agencies, setting up reasonable ambitions in the reform procedure, and preserving a center set of salary and employment information. The important end arrived at was once that global financial institution and IMF employees could be conducting collaboration prior within the reform procedure. to lead the collaboration, six foundations have been pointed out. those contain: enhance a medium-term economic framework; foster nationwide possession through making reforms politically possible; concentration and streamline conditionality; agree on sequencing and timing of reforms; and develop info assortment. those principals could be established for effectiveness in different concentration nations.

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Under these circumstances, it is not surprising to see the government responding to external pressures for it to reduce the wage bill by seriously considering, and sometimes adopting, untargeted or poorly targeted measures for achieving reductions in force. There is evidence of sector-specific overstaffing in health and education. Together these sectors account for about 58 percent of government employment. In health, employment of both medical personnel and support staff is excessive relative to demand for services.

Key Macrofiscal Concerns While much of Bolivia’s civil service reform focuses on improving governance, the agency-specific reforms in the National Tax Service and the Customs Administration will have a macroeconomic impact, as well, by enhancing the government’s ability to collect taxes. Both elements are critical for the authorities to raise tax revenues by 4 percentage points of GDP by 2007, as projected in the PRSP. 4). The Fund has contributed to the reform of the Customs Administration (taking the lead as a coordinator) and of the National Tax Service (by developing a framework for the reform).

B. The EFF provides medium-term assistance to members with (a) an economy suffering a serious payments imbalance relating to structural maladjustments in production and trade and where price and cost distortions have been widespread; or (b) an economy characterized by slow growth and an inherently weak balance of payments position that prevents pursuit of an active development policy. The length of an EFF arrangement is typically three years and disbursement is conditional on the borrower meeting specified performance requirements, including structural reforms.

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