This working paper argues that reform and change are generally used as interchangeable concepts but that is not always appropriate as reforms do not always produce change and changes are not always the product of reform efforts.
This meeting relates to the topic of risk and regulatory policy and was held at the OECD 1 December 2008.
The first meeting of the OECD-MENA Senior Budget Officials network was held in Cairo, Egypt, 24-25 November 2008. The meeting was chaired by Mr Hany Dimian, Deputy Minister of Finance, Egypt, and co-chaired by Mr Daniel Bergvall, Ministry of Finance, Sweden.
This report shows that the development and provision of the next generation of user-focused services will require the maximisation of synergies between the federal, regional and community governments and local authorities in Belgium.
This report explores the various challenges and opportunities for Polish regional development policy, and provides recommendations to best design and implement the policy mix, looking in particular at governance challenges.
The 5th annual meeting of the OECD network on performance and results took place on 27-28 October 2008 at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris. The meeting was chaired by Balazs Romhanyi, Deputy Head of Department, Ministry of Finance, Hungary.
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In different jurisdictions and across various policy areas, management-based regulation goes by other names, including process regulation, systems-based regulation, safety-case regulation, and enforced self-regulation.
OECD Territorial Reviews: Yucatán, Mexico, aims to provide a detailed diagnosis and solutions for improving the competitiveness and governance of the Yucatán state.
This report examines the legislative, institutional and procedural elements of the management and control of public procurement in Morocco within the broader framework of “improving the probity of public life”.
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This handbook provides practical guidance on using Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA) as a way of improving regulatory quality and, as a result, government effectiveness and efficiency.