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Achieving Public Sector Agility at Times of Fiscal Consolidation Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4213281e.pdf
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This publication supports reforms towards greater strategic agility in the public sector through the use of budgeting policy levers, human resource management strategies and ICTs.
Coping with fiscal risk Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4214221ec005.pdf
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Against the background of the recent financial crisis that in many countries metastasised into significant fiscal stress, this article reviews the analysis, management and mitigation of fiscal risks. On the basis of the classification of specific ...

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General government financial wealth Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/gga/general-government-financial-wealth.htm
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The financial net worth of the general government sector is the total value of its financial assets minus the total value of its outstanding liabilities.
Building on Basics Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4215101e.pdf
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This report aims to identify new developments in the administration of central government that lead to better value for money: better services at lower costs for the taxpayers.
Corporate Bonds, Bondholders and Corporate Governance Click to Access:
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Worldwide, primary corporate bond markets have become an increasingly important source of financing for non-financial companies. This trend is coupled with a relative decrease in traditional bank lending to non-financial companies and low levels of bond interest rates. Just as shareholders,...
 
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There is a persistent gender gap in the public sector: women still occupy only 40% of middle management and just 29% are represented in more senior posts.