-fiscal functions exclude debt sustainability analysis and debt monitoring.
We observe that, amongst our 16 countries with a reasonably comprehensive set of MFDoutputs, most have adopted the “single division within the MoF” model for its MFD. Such an arrangement facilitates the coordination of macro-fiscal sub-functions. However, we would not conclude that there is single model for MFDs towards which all MoFs and planning/economy ministries should converge. The organizational arrangements actually adopted reflect the demands on the MFDs, their context (such as the size of