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Combined file of stakeholder comments on the IPSASB consultation.
3rd Meeting of the Joint Network on Fiscal Sustainability of Health Systems, Paris, 24-25 April 2014
These principles give practical guidance for designing, implementing and improving budget systems to meet the challenges of the future. They are currently being considered as a draft Recommendation of the OECD Council, underpinning their importance to good public governance.
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Glossary of terms for the 2012 OECD Budgeting Practices and Procedures Survey 2012
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The final version of the Budgeting Practices and Procedures Survey conducted in 2012.
The Principles will help independent parliamentary budget offices and fiscal councils by providing guidance on Independent Fiscal Institution design. They outline good practice and lessons learned.
9th annual meeting of the OECD Senior Budget Officials network on Performance and Results Berlin, 7-8 November 2013 How to ensure Transparency, Efficiency and Value for Money Chairman: Christian Kastrop, Director, Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany.
Please note that participation at these meetings is by invitation only. For further information, please contact GOVContact@oecd.org.
Governments are major issuers of debt instruments in the global financial market. This volume provides quantitative information on central government debt instruments for the 34 OECD countries.
Budget transparency is defined as the full disclosure of all relevant fiscal information in a timely and systematic manner. The principle of budget transparency — including the clarity, comprehensiveness, reliability, timeliness and accessibility of public reporting on public finances — is now widely accepted around the world.