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Program Classification for Performance-Based Budgeting. IEG Evaluation Capacity Development Series, World Bank, 2013.
[Disponible en español (Clasificación de Programas para Presupuestación Basada en Resultados)]

Performance-Based Budgeting
, World Bank/CLEAR, 2011.
[Also available in Spanish, Russian and Serbo-Croat.]

A Basic Model of Performance-Based Budgeting, with D. Last, IMF Technical Note, 2009.
[Disponible en español (Un modelo básico de presupuestación por resultados).]

Performance Budgeting: Linking Funding to Results
, IMF/Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Editor of book, and author of the following chapters:

  • Performance Budgeting Models and Mechanisms (Chapter 1)

  • Informing Performance Budgeting (Ch. 2)

  • Results Information (Ch. 3)

  • Cost Information (Ch. 4)

  • Program Classification (Ch. 5) (with co-author)

  • Making Performance Budgeting Work (Ch. 7)

  • Purchaser-Provider Systems (Ch. 16)

  • Performance Budgeting, Motivation, and Incentives (Ch. 18) (with Elisabeth Paul)


  • "Performance Budgeting", Chapter 11 of International Handbook of Public Financial Management, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

  • "Performance Budgeting", in Korea Development Institute, 2012, Sustainability and Efficiency in Managing Public Expenditures.
  • “Performance Budgeting: the Information Requirements”, in Midiendo los Resultados del Gobierno: Origen y Evolucion de la Rendicion de Cuentas en Mexico y el Mundo, ed F Rosenzweig, 2010, México: Universidad Panamericana y Editorial Porrúa.

  • “Generating Quality Performance Information in Selected Countries”, in Results, Performance Budgeting and Trust in Government, World Bank, 2010.

  • Does Performance Budgeting Work? An analytic review of the empirical literature, with J. Brumby, IMF Working Paper 05/210, 2005.

  • “Tightening the Results/Funding Link in Performance Budgeting Systems”, in F Mellemvik and A Bourmistrov (ed), International Trends and Experiences in Government Accounting, 2004.

  • Output-Purchase Funding and Budgeting Systems in the Public Sector”, Public Budgeting and Finance, vol. 22 (4), 2002.

  • “Contract Budgeting”, Public Administration, 78 (1), 2000.
  • “Program Budgeting: Costs and Benefit”, in D. Savoie (ed), Budgeting and the Management of Public Spending, Volume 3 of the International Library of Comparative Public Policy, London, Edward Elgar, 1996.
  • Program Budgeting, Victorian Parliament, Economic and Budget Review Committee, 1990.

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