Publications

Budgeting for Credit Programs: A Primer

Critical decisions about the federal government’s $1.4 trillion of loans and guarantees are based on complex budget scoring rules. This is a non-technical primer on the subject. Download PDF version

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Primer on Credit Reform, by Thomas Stanton.

This excellent paper from 1998 explains credit subsidy calculations for an audience that works at or with federal credit agencies. It was produced for the Federal Credit Policy Working Group, coordinated by OMB. Download PDF version