Archived - Review of Canadian Federal Fiscal Forecasting
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Processes and Systems
O'Neill Strategic Economics
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Table of Contents
2.1 Nature and Key Elements of the Problem 2.2 The Economic and Fiscal Forecasts: Issues and Solutions 2.3 Surplus Versus Deficit 2.4 Fiscal Anchor and the Role of Caution 2.5 Time Frame 2.6 Institutional Remedies 2.7 Conclusion
3.1 Forecast Processes 3.2 The "Big Picture" on Fiscal Forecasting 3.3 Calculating Forecast Accuracy 3.4 Canada's Forecast Accuracy - An International Comparison 3.5 Track Record of Economic Forecasts 3.6 Impact of Economic Forecast Differences 3.7 Other Factors Influencing Fiscal Forecast Accuracy 3.8 Conclusions