Spanish (Spain)

Fortalecimiento de las instituciones fiscales y gestión de riesgos fiscales (SFR)

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Course No.: BT 17.09
Location: Brasilia, Brazil
Date: October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017 (1 Week)
Language: Spanish

Target Audience:

Funcionarios de nivel intermedio a superior de ministerios de hacienda, tesorerías, oficinas de gestión de la deuda, ministerios de economía, o divisionesde planificación financiera de los ministerios ejecutores del gasto.

Qualifications:

Los participantes deben tener amplia experiencia en cuestiones relacionadas con política fiscal, macroeconomía, o saldos presupuestarios.

Course Description:

Este nuevo curso, dictado por el Departamento de Finanzas Públicas del FMI, examina la función de instituciones fiscales, como los marcos fiscales a mediano plazo, la gestión de caja y deuda, la identificación y estructuración de los riesgos fiscales, la coordinación de las instituciones fiscales a fin de establecer prioridades y evaluar los pasivos contingentes derivados de riesgos fiscales, la preparación de declaraciones de riesgos fiscales, el cálculo de los riesgos fiscales, el registro de los riesgos fiscales en los estados financieros del gobierno, incluidos los pasivos contingentes, la experiencia internacional en la identificación, declaración y gestión de riesgos fiscales, y su función en la promoción de la transparencia fiscal. En el curso también se analizarán el Código de Transparencia Fiscal, la Evaluación de la Transparencia Fiscal y el Manual de Transparencia Fiscal.

Important Note for Online Courses:

Para cursos en línea (OL), ofrecidos a través de la plataforma edX, se requiere la siguiente información para registrarse: el sistema le pedirá su nombre de usuario del dominio edX.org. Si Ud. aún no tiene dicho nombre de usuario, por favor pulse el siguiente enlace https://courses.edx.org/register y cree una nueva cuenta de manera gratuita. Una vez creada su cuenta, Ud. podrá completar su postulación a cursos del Instituto del FMI. Si ya ha creado una cuenta en edX, su nombre de usuario puede ser encontrado en el extremo superior derecho de la pantalla luego de accede al sitio.

English

Strengthening Fiscal Institutions and Managing Fiscal Risks (SFR)

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Deadline for the application has passed.
Course No.: BT 17.09
Location: Brasilia, Brazil
Date: October 16, 2017-October 20, 2017 (1 Week)
Language: Spanish

Target Audience:

Mid- to senior-level officials in ministries of finance, treasuries, debt management offices, ministries of economy, general accounting offices, or financial planning divisions in line ministries.

Qualifications:

Participants should have significant experience in fiscal policy, macroeconomics, fiscal risks management, treasury management, or budgeting.

Course Description:

This course, presented by the IMF's Fiscal Affairs Department, examines the role of fiscal institutions in the identification and management of fiscal risks. This will include discussion on the key institutions that help governments better understand the types, scale, and probability of realization of risks that they face. It explores how governments can put in place the necessary institutional arrangements to mitigate many of the risks they face, as well as the extent to which identification and quantification of risks can contribute to promoting fiscal transparency. The course will also discuss the Fiscal Transparency Code, Fiscal Transparency Evaluation, and Fiscal Transparency Manual and recent IMF research connected to identification and management of fiscal risks.Course Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to: - Describe, explain, and illustrate the main fiscal risks and contingent liabilities in the formulation of fiscal policies.- Describe the role of the main fiscal institutions in the management of fiscal risks.- Identify the main fiscal risks that a country may face. - Prioritize and assess the relevance of each type of fiscal risk.- Calculate the impact of the main macroeconomic and other fiscal risks.- Prepare a fiscal risk statement covering the main fiscal risks.

Important Note for Online Courses:

For Online Learning (OL) courses, which are delivered through the edX platform, you will need an additional piece of information to register: you will be prompted for your edX.org username. If you do not already have a username, please go to https://courses.edx.org/register and sign up for a free account. Once you have created an account, you may complete the IMF Institute application. If you already have an edX account, your username can be found on the top right of the screen after logging in.

Important Note for Internal Economics Training Courses:

Internal Economics Training (IT) courses are self-financed. The IMF will not charge officials for attending courses. However, all travel, insurance, hotel, and living costs will need to be covered by the agency sponsoring the participants.