35th annual meeting of OECD Senior Budget Officials (SBO)
Berlin, Germany, 12-13 June 2014
The 35th annual meeting of OECD Senior Budget Officials was hosted by the German Ministry of Finance, and chaired by Gerhard Steger, Austria.
GOV/PGC/SBO/A(2014)4 – Agenda
GOV/PGC/SBO(2014)1 – Budget Review of Germany
GOV/PGC/SBO(2014)2 – Reflections on OECD’s Draft Principles of Budgetary Governance
GOV/PGC/SBO(2014)3 – The Challenge of Budgeting for Health Care Programs
GOV/PGC/SBO(2014)4/FINAL – Fiscal Risks: New Approaches to Identification, Management and Mitigation
Thursday, 12 June 2014
Opening by Chairman and OECD Secretariat
Welcome Address by Mr. Wolfgang Schäuble, Minister of Finance, Germany.
SESSION 1: Budgeting in Germany
SESSION 2: Evolving Role of Performance and Results
SESSION 3: Draft OECD Principles for Budgetary Governance
SESSION 4: Controlling Health Care Expenditure
Friday, 13 June 2014 -- Morning sessions devoted to a discussion of fiscal risks.
SESSION 5a: Fiscal Risks – Macroeconomics
SESSION 5b: Fiscal Risks – New Approaches to Identification, Management and Mitigation
SESSION 5c: Fiscal Risks – Discussion Groups
SESSION 5d: Fiscal Risks – Report by Rapporteur
SESSION 6: Value for Money – Conclusion of the OECD Study
SESSION 7: Report by OECD Secretariat and Future Work Programme