Public Finances for the XXIst Century
Closing Remarks were made by Vitor Gaspar, Director of Fiscal Affairs Department Washington, DC at the Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD) 50th Anniversary Conference.
The following points were discussed in Mr Gaspar's speech:
1. Mr Gaspar argued that FAD has responded to the challenges of the times.
2. Mr Gaspar argued that public finances will be at the top of the policy agenda.
3. Mr Gaspar claims that FAD will build on synergies and play a leading role in shaping the policy agenda
The entire speech and slides can be found here http://www.imf.org/external/np/speeches/2014/120514a.htm