Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

P & R Vol.2 Issue 7
Commentary on Federal Budget
Publication Year : 2021

PTI government has presented its third budget. The incumbent Finance Minister was expected to spell out new directions of the government which are pro-growth and reflected with fiscal allocations that are in agreement with the Fund while encouraging the existing and new enterprises. At least from the Budget speech it appears he has been successful. However, a critical appraisal is required to qualify this stance.