Best Practices Optimize Debt Management

Adhering to these best practices, published in the Government Finance Review, can help to ensure successful outcomes on an issuer’s financings and can help staff, elected officials, and the public understand the policy basis for a finance officer’s decisions. The best practices described in the article are aligned with those prescribed by the Government Finance Officers Association, but should still be considered part of an overall effort to provide transparent and well-considered management of public debt.