ONLY 40% OF CITIZENS TRUST THEIR GOVERNMENT
Trust in government is deteriorating in many OECD countries. Lack of trust compromises the willingness of citizens and business to respond to public policies and contribute to a sustainable economic recovery.
WHY TRUST IS IMPORTANT
Trust is important for the success of a wide range of public policies that depend on behavioural responses from the public.
Trust is necessary to increase the confidence of investors and consumers.
Trust is essential for key economic activities, most notably finance.
Trust in institutions is important for the success of many government policies, programmes and regulations that depend on cooperation and compliance of citizens.
6 AREAS FOR GOVERNMENTS TO WIN BACK TRUST