Government at a Glance: Latin America and the Caribbean 2017
This second edition of Government at a Glance: Latin America and the Caribbean provides
the latest available data on public administrations in the LAC region and compares
it to OECD countries. It contains new indicators on public finances, centres of government,
regulatory governance, open government, digital government and public procurement.
This edition also includes a special feature on health budgeting.
After a decade of sustained economic growth reinforced by high commodity prices, economic
conditions are deteriorating in the LAC region. In this context, LAC governments are
expected to design and deliver more inclusive, transparent and efficient policies.
This report provides policy makers with performance measurements and offers comparative
perspective. Good indicators are needed more than ever to help governments make informed
decisions and tough choices, in order to maintain progress and improvements in the
Published on December 06, 2016Also available in: Spanish