The OECD Network on Fiscal Relations across Levels of Government provides analysis and statistical underpinnings on the relationship between central and subcentral government, and its impact on efficiency, equity and macroeconomic stability.
Other OECD work on Fiscal Federalism.
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The OECD fiscal federalism network is a high level, multidisciplinary platform bringing together fiscal policy makers on both the expenditure and taxation sides of the budget. Provides policy analysis on fiscal relations and sub-national public finance, driven by Network member countries and widely published. Maintains and regularly updates an extensive database covering all facets of intergovernmental fiscal relations.
The OECD fiscal decentralisation database provides comparative information on the following indicators analysed by level of government sector, (Federal or Central, including Social Security, State/Regional and Local) for OECD member countries between 1965 and 2015.
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The first-ever meeting of the KIPF-OECD Roundtable of the Network on Fiscal Relations in Asia (RoNFRA) took place on 18-19 December 2017 in Seoul, Korea.
Across the OECD, GDP per capita is converging. In contrast, regional disparities – or differences in GDP per capita across jurisdictions – are rising, mainly as a result of widening productivity differences. Fiscal decentralisation could help reduce them again. According to new OECD research, assigning more ownsource revenue to sub-national governments dampens regional GDP disparities and underpins regional convergence.
The annual meeting of the OECD network on fiscal relations across levels of government