Despite concern about the negative impacts of globalisation on the economies of OECD regions, "Globalisation and Regional Economies" presents evidence that region-specific advantages remain a significant source of productivity gain for firms.
"Competitive Regional Clusters: National Policy Approaches" analyses the objectives, targeting, instruments and inter-governmental role sharing used by 26 programmes in 14 OECD countries.
English, , 1,225kb
This report explores the ways in which several types of budget institutions facilitate reallocation. The report looks, among other things, at medium-term expenditure frameworks, rules of budgetary discipline, the role of the minister of finance, and programme review.
English, , 140kb
This case study reflects on 20 years of result focused management of public expenditure in Spain. It looks at budgetary processes and changes that were implemented. It offers a general assessment, lessons learned and conclusions.
Please find here a brief description of one of our regional territorial reviews and links to the OECD bookshop with further information on the publication.