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.
This seminar was a unique opportunity to debate the results of local governance developments in North-West Russia in the light of experience from other countries, analyse the main obstacles met and identify ways to progress further.
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Glossary of performance-related pay terms.
This seminar was the first in the series of evaluation seminars organised by the OECD Trento Centre for Local Development in 2005. These seminars are a part of the activities of the Evaluation Unit at the OECD LEED Trento Centre...
Local entrepreneurship is one of the keys to business development in the countries of the Middle East and North Africa, and women have a particular role to play in getting the region to fulfil its economic potential and bring greater prosperity to its citizens