By invitation of the Government of the Dominican Republic, and with the support of the Italian Government, the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs and Local Development (CFE) is organising this two-day conference as a follow-up to the first workshop held in the Caribbean Region in April 2005.
Il convegno, che analizzerà questi ed altri temi, si prefigge da un lato di sensibilizzare il mondo politico e quello economico sull’importanza strategica della cultura nelle politiche per lo sviluppo economico e, dall’altro lato...
This working paper assesses the potential economic benefits from structural reforms in Greece.
This seminar looked at how development and successes of UK agencies fits with the global situation and will examine the strengths and weaknesses of the various development bodies in the UK, with some international comparators...
This conference aimed to increase awareness of policy makers and the private sector on the importance of culture in development policies. It also promoted specific recommendations on how to...
This working paper first underscores the importance of a good general business climate in encouraging both formal and informal R&D activity as well as ensuring Hungary benefits from the international diffusion of innovation.
This book takes stock of the past two decades of public sector modernisation in OECD countries. It identifies levers for reform to modernise the public sector and defines different policy paths with the common objectives of making the public sector more responsive, transparent, and efficient.
This seminar was part of the activities of the Evaluation Unit at the OECD LEED Trento Centre which aims to promote and develop a culture of evaluation of local development strategies that promote entrepreneurship, local cohesion and good governance.
This seminar in Bosnia and Herzegovina will further explore the theme of Promoting SME Innovation. It aims to analyse barriers to SME innovation and the policy instruments that can be used to overcome these barriers, using evidence from OECD countries...
Governance is the next issue the People’s Republic of China needs to tackle. This report shows how governance impacts on public action by looking at different policy sectors, takes stock of the progress made in public management and public finance, and explores policy options for the future.