Murray Petrie

Murray Petrie is Lead Technical Advisor to the Global Initiative for Fiscal Transparency, and leads GIFT’s work on fiscal transparency in the OGP, and the development of a new norm on public participation in fiscal policy. Murray helped draft the IMF’s 1998 Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency and the accompanying Manual, and has consulted extensively for both the IMF and the World Bank on public financial management and transparency. Murray has also advised the International Budget Partnership on the design of the Open Budget Survey, and completed the first four Open Budget Surveys of New Zealand as a civil society researcher.