This page provides background information on the use of alternatives to traditional command and control regulations.
This page provides information on tools which can be used to improve regulatory quality to assess existing or proposed legislation and regulations.
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This checklist was approved by the OECD Council in 1995, the fist internatioanlly accepted set of principles on regulatory quality.
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The OECD organised an expert meeting on the institutional design of regulatory authorities, which was hosted by the United Kingdom on 10-11 January 2005 in London. The proceedings from the meeting are now available.
This paper presents, discusses and analyses the use of RIA in OECD memberstates, and identifies challenges for developing countries in establishing appropriate RIA systems.
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The checklist is a voluntary tool that member economies may use to evaluate their respective regulatory reform efforts. There is no single model of regulatory reform, but this does not mean that standards, goals and well-structured institutions do not matter. Based on the accumulated knowledge of APEC and the OECD, the Checklist highlights key issues that should be considered during the process of development and implementation of
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This booklet is a framework for determining the administrative burdens of businesses. It describes the framework for a quantitative methodology that can be applied in all countries.
Russia is the first non-member country to request a regulatory review in the framework of the OECD Horizontal Country Review Programme.
France, like other member countries, has undergone a broad review of its national regulatory practices and internal regulatory reforms.
This page provides access to the review of regulatory policy carried out in France in 2004 as well as to updates on regulatory policy and governance in France.