aAustria, Canada, Greece, Iceland, Mexico, and Turkey responded that they did not prepare fiscal projections of 10 years or more. Austria, Belgium, France, Ireland, Slovak Republic, and Spain responded that they prepare fiscal projections primarily for European Commission Stability and Convergence reporting.
bKorea: Vision 2030 was prepared in 2030 and included projection of expenditures to meet the government’s proposed policy goals.
cJapan: fiscal projections were prepared in 2007 by the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy until 2025 and the Financial Systems Council within the Ministry of Finance until 2050.
*Countries also present fiscal projections over an infinite time horizon.
SOURCE: Anderson and Shepherd (2010).